Former Louisville center Gorgui Dieng’s rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves hasn’t exactly gone as planned. Despite being a first round selection, Dieng hasn’t been a big part of the T-Wolves’ lineup this season.
Minnesota is 23-24 on the season and Dieng has played in just 27 of the team’s 47 total games. In 5.7 minutes per contest, Dieng is averaging...
Ed Davis runs down the ball as the Grizzlies took control of the game over the Milwaukee Bucks. Photos courtesy of Warren Roseborough.
The once guard-heavy Memphis Grizzlies skimmed their roster down to just two back up point guards. These players see limited playing time, usually hitting the floor to allow starting point guard Mike Conley to take a breather.
So when Conley went...
Ed Davis is getting good at this double double thing, but he was also aggressive on the defensive end, where he blocked two shots and altered many others.
One sentence can sum up what kind of night it was for the Memphis Grizzlies in their 110-91 victory over the Phoenix Suns:
Jon Leuer led all scorers with 23 points off the bench, and fell just one rebound shy of a double double...
The Memphis Grizzlies inked an extension with Quincy Pondexter last week.
Ed Davis, not so much. To give you an idea of how much of a non-news item that is, I can’t even find a link that anyone is surprised or thinks it was a bad idea to let Davis test the waters of restricted free agency next summer.
Here’s my quick take on the deal and the non deal:
Why signing Quincy Pondexter...
The NBA has fined Ed Davis $15,000 for excessive and unnecessary contact on Donatas Motiejunas during a preseason game.
The incident occured on Oct. 25 in a contest between the Memphis Grizzlies and Houston Rockets.
Memphis, TN – According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com, the Memphis Grizzlies and power forward Ed Davis have begun negotiations towards a potential contract extension. There are no details just yet regarding the type of money that the two sides are talking, but with Davis being a promising young big man, you can expect it’s […]
ESPN reports that the Grizzlies are set to extend forward Ed Davis off his rookie contract before the October 31st deadline.
The Grizzlies' Davis ranks as the sleeper of this extension class after he was barely used by former Memphis coach Lionel Hollins upon arriving in Memphis in late January in the Rudy Gay trade. Extensions are historically rare for role players but Davis...
Ed Davis' representatives and the Memphis Grizzlies have been discussing a contract extension this month, according to sources.
It remains to be seen whether negotiations reach a serious stage.
Davis ranks as the sleeper of this extension class after he was barely used by former Memphis coach Lionel Hollins upon arriving in Memphis in late January as part of the Rudy Gay trade.
As the NBA comes closer and closer more news about former UNC basketball players at the next level is coming out. Ed Davis (@eddavis32 on twitter), the 6’10/235 lbs forward/center who was drafted 13th overall by the Toronto Raptors in the 2010 draft, has had his fourth year option exercised by the franchise. From an article on Inside Hoops it says that the Raptors, who had until...
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Raptors Training Camp is now in full effect as the Raptors finished up Day 2 of camp on Wednesday in Halifax. A returning face to this year's roster is big man, Ed Davis. Davis will be putting work at this year's camp in order to earn some playing time in the frontcourt with the likes of Andrea Bargnani, Jonas Valanciunas, Aaron Gray and Amir Johnson all battling for...