Free agent guard Josh Akognon has signed a contract with Foshan of the Chinese Basketball Association, sources told RealGM.Akognon had discussed training camp deals with NBA teams, but the Cal State Fullerton alum to return to China for a second consecutive season. He averaged 28 points and five assists for Qingdao in 2013-14.Akognon, a 5-foot-11 sharpshooter, played three regular...
The Memphis Grizzlies have claimed Josh Akognon off waivers.
Akognon was waived by the Dallas Mavericks to clear cap space.
Akognon was impressive in Summer League with the Mavericks.
The Dallas Mavericks have waived Bernard James and Josh Akognon.
The Mavericks were forced to waive both players in order to clear cap space to sign Monta Ellis to a $25 million contract.
Dallas is interested in re-signing both players if they clear waivers.
Three Up, Three Down
UP -- Josh Akognon, Mavericks: Akognon has been on the cusp of making the NBA regularly throughout his short career. He seems to always be one of those final cuts in late October. So another strong Summer League is a must for him. As it always is. His first game turned out to be a good one. He scored 22 points on 8-for-14 shooting and 3 of 6 3-pointers. Akognon...
The Dallas Mavericks signed free agent guard Josh Akognon to a 10-day contract Wednesday.
Akognon, who was in training camp with the Mavs, is expected to join the team in Denver and be available for Thursday night's game against the Nuggets.
After being one of the last cuts by the Mavericks last fall, the 5-foot-11 Akognon played 36 games in the Chinese Basketball Association...
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April 03, 2013