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Thursday night marked the 2011 D-League Draft, and to little surprise, proven NBAer Jamaal Tinsley went first overall to the L.A. D-Fenders. As much as the league itself is concerned with developing talent, a player of Tinsley’s caliber held obvious appeal to what is, first and foremost, an actual basketball organization. The D coaches up…
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Ex-NBA point guard and first round draft pick Jamaal Tinsley was granted the honor of being selected in the first round a for a second time in his career, but this time on a much smaller scale. Tinsley was selected first overall in 2011′s NBA Developmental League draft by the Los Angeles D-Fenders Thursday, at [...]
With the first overall pick in Thursday's 2011 D-League Draft, the Los Angeles D-Fenders selected Jamaal Tinsley.
The NBA Developmental League or D League is exactly what it sounds like. It’s what the “D List” is to celebrities, or what kind of grades you earned if you were a “straight Ds student.” You don’t have Fs for failing grades, but you’re below the C students- those are the guys playing professionally overseas.
The basketball A and B students are obviously in the real...
The Texas Legends are likely to walk away with either Alando Tucker or Jamaal Tinsley.
A few quick revisions to my D-League draft guide, courtesy of our friend Eric Musselman, the coach of the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Musselmans team picks first in tonights draft. Barring a last-minute change of plans, the D-Fenders will take former NBA point guard Jamaal Tinsley.
Musselman is a writer himself, having maintained a popular blog a few years ago before getting back into...