IKE DIOGU RUMORS & GOSSIP
Bakersfield Jam forward Ike Diogu has been named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in March. The award is the first of Diogu’s career.
Diogu (6-8, 255, Arizona State) led Bakersfield to a 10-3 record in March, including a 7-2 road record and a seven-game winning streak between March 12 and March 26. For the month, Diogu averaged 21.4 points, shooting...
The Charlotte Bobcats will work out Ike Diogu, Mickell Gladness and Denzel Bowles on Thursday afternoon for a potential 10-day contract, league sources told RealGM.
Diogu and Gladness fit in the mold of frontcourt players with previous NBA experience, able to provide Charlotte with a veteran presence heading into a most likely postseason berth.
Even so, the Bobcats view Bowles...
Late Monday afternoon, Metta World Peace tweeted this while thanking Knicks fans and New York City for their appreciation over his time as a member of the team.
Translation: his time is out in the Big Apple. The Knicks subsequently announced that both he and Beno Udrih have been waived.
Both veterans were signed this past offseason with the team figuring each one could...
The New York Knicks are mulling whether to sign Ike Diogu, according to a source.
The Knicks will have two open roster spots when the releases of Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih are official.
Diogu played with the Knicks in training camp. Diogu has spent this season with the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA D-League, averaging 16.2 points and 8.2 rebounds.
The Knicks could also consider...
February 23, 2014
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Tuesday before his contract became fully-guaranteed which brings down the roster size to 14 players. Could Mitch Kupchak and co. look to fill that roster spot relatively quickly?
My guess is no, though it probably wouldn’t hurt to sign a player to a 10-day contract and give them a trial run with the team.
One player who the Lakers may have their...
The New York Knicks have signed veteran forward Ike Diogu, who has been out of the NBA for nearly all of the last two seasons.
The team announced the move Friday.
The 6-foot-9 Diogu was the ninth overall pick in the 2005 draft by Golden State and also has played for Indiana, Portland, Sacramento, the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio. He appeared in two games for the Spurs in...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2013
#Knicks will sign F Ike Diogu to a training camp deal. 1st reported by @Al_Iannazzone
— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) September 23, 2013
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The Phoenix Suns waived forward Ike Diogu and forward-center Solomon Jones on Wednesday.
Diogu averaged 5.7 points and 4.3 rebounds in three preseason games. The former Arizona State player has played 225 games in six seasons in the NBA with Golden State, Indiana, Portland, Sacramento, the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio, averaging 6.0 points and 3.1 assists.
Jones also appeared...
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October 24, 2012
PHOENIX -- In the latest twist to Arizona State-Arizona rivalry, a Sun Devil just might be taking a Wildcat's place with the Phoenix Suns this season.
With big man Channing Frye expected to miss the upcoming season after being diagnosed with an enlarged heart, the Suns on Monday added former ASU standout Ike Diogu to their training camp roster.
Diogu and a few other forwardcenter...
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Ike Diogu had 33 points and 15 rebounds to lead Nigeria to an 86-80 win over Britain in an international friendly Thursday night.
Andrew Lawrence led four British players in double figures with 19 points. Eric Boateng had 13 points, and Matt Bryan-Amaning and Joel Freeland each added 10 points.
Reserve Ade Dagundro added 13 points for Nigeria, whileTony Skinn chipped in 12 points...
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June 21, 2012