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Dwight Powell Proving To Be More Than Rajon Rondo Throw-In For Mavericks

This embed is invalid" /> Rajon Rondo isn’t the only former Boston Celtic currently doing big things in Big D. Midway through December, rookie forward Dwight Powell was the last man on the bench for the Celtics — the human victory/blowout loss cigar on a team that will need a miracle to finish outside of the lottery. After being packaged in the blockbuster...
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Dwight Powell discusses his 21 point, 17 rebound night in Maine

Emily Austen interviewed Dwight Powell prior to the Celtics game vs. the Suns Monday night. Powell said it felt good to implement what he had been learning in Boston in a game situation.
Via Celtics Life
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dwight Powell, James Young back with Celtics after huge D-League performances (expect this trip often)

The pair of Celtics rookies scored 21 points apiece in their D-League debuts for the Maine Red Claws on Sunday night.  Powell pulled down 17 rebounds as well.  Here's a bit of analysis from Mass Live's Jay King:[Powell] dashed to the paint for a variety of finishes, including one lefty hook, threaded one perfect bounce pass to Young on a backdoor cut, and generally looked a lot...
Via Celtics Life
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Dwight Powell, James Young Recalled To Celtics From D-League

Dwight Powell and James Young are back with the Boston Celtics. As expected, Powell and Young were recalled from the Maine Red Claws of the D-League on Monday. The Celtics were off over the weekend and neither player has been part of the rotation, so the short stint in the minor leagues was a chance for both young players to get some game action. Powell and Young each scored 21 points...
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Celtics send Dwight Powell to Maine Red Claws

Rookie forward Dwight Powell, who has yet to see any playing time for the Celtics during the regular season, has been assigned to the Celtics' D-League affiliate to develop his skills.From Boston Celtics announced today that they have assigned forward Dwight Powell to the Maine Red Claws.Powell, a 6’11 forward, appeared in six contests for the Celtics during the...
Via Celtics Life
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dwight Powell to make the team

Stanford University product Dwight Powell Photo: ESPNThough he hasn't played a single regular season NBA game, Dwight Powell is already with his third NBA team. CSNNE editor Jimmy Toscano reports that Powell will make the team, to Brad Stevens' pleasure:"I have a pretty good feel for Dwight," Stevens said. "Played him twice in college. Thought he was a pro prospect first time I watched...
Via Celtics Life
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Canadian Dwight Powell Signs With Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin announced today have signed Canadian forward Dwight Powell.
Via Pro Bball Report
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs acquire Haywood, Powell from Charlotte

The Cavaliers continued remaking their roster with the acquisition of a pair of big men Saturday. Cleveland general manager David Griffin announced the deal, which brings the Cavs center Brendan Haywood and the rights to forward Dwight Powell from the Charlotte Hornets for guard Scotty Hopson and cash considerations. Haywood is a 12-year veteran from North Carolina who has played...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Hornets expect to be major players in free agency

CHARLOTTE -- When the Charlotte Hornets drafted power forward Dwight Powell out of Stanford with the 45th overall pick last week's NBA Draft, he was immediately traded to Cleveland in what was perceived to be a ho-hum draft day trade. But in reality, it was a perfect capsulization of what the Hornets are trying to do this offseason in free agency -- be strong players. The trade...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NBA coach says Cavs getting steal in Powell

Former NBA coach Eric Musselman knows Dwight Powell well. That's because Musselman spent the previous two college basketball seasons as the lead assistant coach at Arizona State, while Powell played at Stanford. Both programs are members of the Pac-12 conference. And Musselman said the second-round pick in the 2014 NBA Draft -- and soon-to-be-member of the Cleveland Cavaliers --...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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