Yakhouba Diawara has agreed to a non-guaranteed deal with the Memphis Grizzlies. Diawara played in the NBA from 2006 until 2010 with the Denver Nuggets and Miami Heat. Diawara has since played in Europe, mostly in Italy.
Raptors GM Masai Ujiri gave everyone reasons to expect Toronto to show a lot of patience in free agency. His “we are not going to make any crazy quick fix decisions here” statement rings truer every day. Raptors will look at Andray Blatche and Yakhouba Diawara as potential free agent targets, but watch DeAndre Daniels and John Shurna just as closely in Summer League.
Yakhouba Diawara had a workout for the Toronto Raptors in Las Vegas on Tuesday, a source tells RealGM. Diawara is a 31-year-old wing that previously played in the NBA with the Denver Nuggets and Miami Heat. Diawara has played in Europe since 2010. Diawara played collegiately at Pepperdine.
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