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Louisville Basketball: Video: Chinanu Onuaku Debuts His “Granny Style” Free Throws At FIBA World Championships

The Onuaku family can do a lot of things well on a basketball court. Shooting free throws isn’t one of them. Arinze Onuaku, now a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves, shot .395 from the stripe during his Syracuse career. His brother Chinanu, a rising sophomore at Louisville, isn’t much better; he shot .467 as a freshman. The younger Onuaku is making a pretty big change to attempt...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Onuaku Finishes Strong, but Will it Be Enough?

Former Syracuse University basketball standout Arinze Onuaku has been toiling in the NBA D-League for the last few years, before getting an extended audition for the NBA with the Minnesota Timberwolves. For his part, Arinze produced whenever he got on the court for Minnesota. But will it be enough to land him a roster spot […]
Via Otto's Grove
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Future piece? Canton Charge big man named D-League All-Star for third straight year

Center Arinze Onuaku is continuing to do big things with the Canton Charge. Onuaku was named a NBA D-League All-Star for the third consecutive season Wednesday. In 23 games for the Charge this season, Onuaku is averaging a double-double with 18.8 points (on .650 shooting) and 12.7 rebounds per game. Onuaku has been in the Indiana Pacers and New Orleans Pelicans training camps and...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Cavaliers Sign Shane Edwards To 10-Day Deal, Waive Arinze Onuaku

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed forward Shane Edwards from the Canton Charge of the NBA D-League to a 10-day contract. To create a roster spot for Edwards, the Cavaliers released forward Arinze Onuaku from his second 10-day contract that was set to expire on Thursday. Edwards has appeared in 40 games for the Charge this season, averaging 13.3 points on .547 shooting and 5...
Via RealGM
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pair of Cavs assignments lead charge to win

Propelled by Arinze Onuaku and Sergey Karasev's monster performances on assignment from the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Canton Charge topped the Springfield Armor, 118-110, in front of 2,802 at the Memorial Civic Center on Saturday afternoon. The win improves Canton to 24-15 this season, while Springfield dropped to 16-23. The Charge led for the entire first quarter and by as many as...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Onuaku receives second 10-day contract from Cavs

The Cavaliers have signed forward/center Arinze Onuaku to a second 10-day contract, acting general manager David Griffin said Tuesday. Onuaku has appeared in two games for the Cavs after being called up from the Canton Charge. He appeared in 27 games with Charge, averaging 14.4 points and 9.7 rebounds. The Cavs will have to sign Onuaku for the rest of the season, or demote him back...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavaliers To Sign Arinze Onuaku To Second 10-Day Contract

The Cleveland Cavaliers will sign forward Arinze Onuaku to a second 10-day contract, a league source told RealGM. Onuaku’s first 10-day deal expired on Monday. An undrafted, 6-foot-9 forward out of Syracuse, Onuaku worked diligently to earn contracts with the Cavaliers and New Orleans Pelicans. In four games this season, Onuaku has scored three points and grabbed seven rebounds...
Via RealGM
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs sign NBDL All-Star Arinze Onuaku to a 10-day contract

Having space on their roster following the departure of Henry Sims and Earl Clark, the Cleveland Cavaliers have signed forward/center Arinze Onuaku from the Canton Charge to a 10-day contract. Onuaku has appeared in 26 games (eight starts) for the Charge this season, averaging 14.4 points on .622 shooting, 9.7 rebounds and 1.0 block in 24.2 minutes per game. He currently ranks second...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavaliers sign Arinze Onuaku to 10-day contract

CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed forward/center Arinze Onuaku from the Canton Charge, the Cavaliers exclusively owned and operated NBA Development League team, to a 10-day contract, Cavaliers Acting General Manager David Griffin announced today. The signing of Onuaku marks the 20th GATORADE Call-Up of the NBA's 2013-14 season. Onuaku has appeared in 26 games (eight...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Arinze Onuaku Signs With D-League's Canton Charge

The Canton Charge have signed Arinze Onuaku as a returning player and waived guard/forward Zane Johnson, the team announced on Wednesday. Onuaku, 26, spent training camp and the beginning of the 2013-14 NBA season with the New Orleans Pelicans, playing in three games and averaging 1.0 point, 2.3 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 8.3 minutes per game. Onuaku played in 38 games for the...
Via RealGM
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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