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LUKE BABBITT RUMORS & GOSSIP

J.J. Barea Breaks Luke Babbitt’s Ankles (Video)

Timberwolves guard J.J. Barea crossed Pelicans’ Luke Babbitt to the floor during the second quarter of Friday’s game in New Orleans. The post J.J. Barea Breaks Luke Babbitt’s Ankles (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Luke Babbitt Signs With Pelicans

Luke Babbitt has signed with the New Orleans Pelicans. Babbit spent part of this season with Nizhny Novgorod of Russia, averaging 13.3 points and 3.7 rebounds in 18 games. Babbitt has appeared in 126 games for the Portland Trail Blazers and holds career averages of 3.8 points and 2.1 rebounds. The Pelicans' roster now stands at 15.
Via RealGM
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pelican sign Luke Babbitt

The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed forward Luke Babbitt. Per club policy, terms of the contract were not released. Babbit, who was originally drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the first round (16th overall) of the 2010 NBA Draft and traded to the Portland Trail Blazers on draft day, joins the Pelicans after playing part of the 2013-14 season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Babbitt reaches agreement on two-year deal with New Orleans

Former Portland Trail Blazers forward Luke Babbitt and the New Orleans Pelicans have reached an agreement on a two-year deal, a league source informed CSNNW.com. Babbitt, 24, was playing for BC Nizhny Novgorod of the Russian Professional Basketball League before he left the team recently with the intention of signing with New Orleans. However, BC Nizhny Novgorod wasn’t facilitating...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Blazer Babbitt was close to signing with New Orleans

Former Portland Trail Blazers forward Luke Babbitt and the New Orleans Pelicans were in the final stages of reaching an agreement on a deal for the remainder of the season, one league source informed CSNNW.com. Babbitt, 24, was playing for BC Nizhny Novgorod of the Russian Professional Basketball League. Two other NBA teams continue to be in the mix for his services, but at the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Source: Luke Babbitt to play for BC Nizhny Novgorod of Russia

Portland Trail Blazers free agent forward Luke Babbitt has agreed to a one-year deal with the Europe club BC Nizhny Novgorod of Russia a league source informed CSNNW.com. The source who spoke on the condition of anonymity added that the deal does not contain an NBA-out clause. Babbitt's agent Bill Duffy confirmed the deal saying “My take is Luke needs to play 30 minutes a...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Portland Trail Blazers decline options on Williams, Smith & Babbitt

PDX looks toward future The Portland Trail Blazers are in the midst of a massive rebuild, and as a result, a few of the young prospects on the team now find themselves in a year of uncertainty. The Oregonian’s Jason Quick announced nearly 24 hours before the team’s season opener that the team has opted to decline team options on Elliot Williams, Nolan Smith and Luke Babbitt for...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
October 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Luke Babbitt re-discovering his game and confidence for Trail Blazers

For his first season and a half in the NBA, Luke Babbitt struggled to find the court for the Trail Blazers, seeing more court time in the NBDL than with Portland. Even when he did get playing time, Babbitt seemed hesitant to shoot the ball, and was largely thinking instead of reacting when on the court. Many, including myself, had doubts about his long-term fit in the league, and...
Via Sports Junkie Online
April 03, 2012  |  Discuss

POTD 3/20/12: Mbah A Moute on Luke Babbitt

Is it still Luke on Luke violence if one of the Lukes spells his name with a “c”?  I figure it is.  Anyway, I really wanted to give this to Markieff Morris because I’m partial to any dunk that looks at all similar to Stromile Swift on Yao Ming, but I’ve accepted that Mbah A Moute’s long leap from the dotted line makes his and-one facial the superior of the two… Tough...
Via NBA 24/7 365
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss
IT'S JUST MONEY

Crawford pays $12K for jersey number

Jamal Crawford, who recently signed with the Portland Trail Blazers, had to shell out $12,000 to Luke Babbitt in order to pry the #11 jersey away from his new teammate.

Via Los That Sports Blog
December 19, 2011  |  1 Comment
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