Can Tony Wroten put years of knee trouble behind him in time for Summer League?

His problems may stem from a high school football injury. As we continue the long march to Summer League and the debut of free agent acquisition Tony Wroten, Marc Berman provided us with some background on the knee injury that has kept him out the better part of two years. Former NBA player and Seattle-based Wroten mentor Will Conroy (Seattle guys really stick together, don't they...
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June 05, 2016

The other surgery behind NBA’s fears over Knicks’ Tony Wroten

There’s a potent reason 6-foot-6 Knicks point guard Tony Wroten was deemed a big risk by other teams after the 76ers cut him in late December. According to a longtime mentor from Seattle, Wroten’s rehab from 2015 ACL right-knee surgery was not his first one. Will Conroy, the University of Washington assistant who was on...
Via New York Post
May 31, 2016

University of Washington Basketball: 2015-2016 Season preview part 2; The Coaches

If the Huskies are to improve over last year’s abysmal record, they will have to lean heavily on the coaching staff. Head Coach Lorenzo Romar has 7 freshmen that he needs to rely on for success this next year. To help him with these young ones he will count on Assistant Coaches Raphael Chillious, Brad Jackson, and newcomer Will Conroy. This preview is the second of four previews...
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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

UW Basketball: Husky Point Gaurd Legend, Will Conroy comes home to Coach for Romar

Timberwolves PG Will Conroy drives on Raptors defender Long-time Husky basketball fans will be excited to hear that former Guard Will Conroy will make his return the Huskies as an Assistant Coach on Head Coach Lorenzo Romar’s staff. A standout talent with the Huskies from 20001-2005, Will Conroy walked-on to UW from Garfield High School. His four years at UW saw him take hold...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington hires former player Will Conroy as assistant

SEATTLE (AP) Washington coach Lorenzo Romar has dipped into the pool of former players and hired Will Conroy as his new assistant basketball coach. Washington announced the hiring Thursday. Conroy, a Seattle native, played at Washington from 2001-05. He initially joined the program as a walk-on but went on to have a stellar career, finishing as the school's all-time leader in assists...
Via Associated Press
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jackson sets NBDL scoring record with 58 points

Pierre Jackson set an NBA Development League record when he scored 58 points in Idaho's 136-122 victory over the Texas Legends on Tuesday night. Jackson was 24 for 33 from the field, including a 7-for-13 performance from 3-point range. He also had eight assists and six rebounds. The previous scoring record of 53 points was set by Morris Almond in 2008 and matched by Will Conroy...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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