Erik Horne Thunder rookie Domantas Sabonis scored eight points and added team highs in rebounds (seven) and steals (three) for Lithuania in its 89-80 win over Nigeria in Group B play at the Olympics on Tuesday. The win pushed Lithuania to the top of its group and was another positive showing for the 20-year-old. While he didn’t start like he did against Brazil in Lithuania’s...
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USA vs. Nigeria exhibition preview: Former Warriors lottery pick Ike Diogu faces a trio of current Warriors
IKE DIOGU! With both Al-Farouq Aminu and Festus Ezeli announced as being out for the Olympics, former Golden State Warriors lottery pick Ike Diogu will be the center of attention tonight when the Nigeria D'Tigers face Team USA tonight at 5 p.m. PST. And how can you forget about Ike Diogu? After being drafted ninth overall in the 2005 NBA Draft, Diogu's most significant contribution...
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 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...
The 2014 All-NBA D-League Showcase Teams have been announced. The Showcase featured 17 games this week in Reno. 2014 NBA D-League Showcase First Team Troy Daniels, Rio Grande Valley Vipers Ike Diogu, Bakersfield Jam Pierre Jackson, Idaho Stampede Shabazz Muhammad*, Iowa Energy James Nunnally, Bakersfield Jam 2014 NBA D-League Showcase Second Team Seth Curry, Santa Cruz Warriors...
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