Even though the U.S. basketball team lost to Canada in overtime and did not advance to the gold medal game, that did not mean they were not going home without a medal. Thr United States took on the Domincan Republic Saturday in the bronze medal game. Mark Few and his team fought hard and won 87-82, despite being down by 11 after the first quarter, to bring home a bronze medal. Bobby...
Damien Wilkins of the Iowa Energy was named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Friday, Nov.14, through Sunday, Nov. 23. A 6-6, 225-pound guard/forward out of Georgia, Wilkins averaged 28.3 points (fourth in the league) on .561 shooting (32-for-57), 10.3 rebounds and 7.3 assists to lead Iowa to a 3-0 start to the season. On Nov. 14, he recorded a double...
Free agent shooting guard Damien Wilkins has reached agreement on a contract with Beijing of the Chinese Basketball Association, a source told RealGM. Wilkins had been searching to latch onto an NBA team, but he decided to secure a deal with the Beijing Ducks, where he will play a shortened season and continue training. Wilkins went to training camp with the Atlanta Hawks in October...
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