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How Tom Thibodeau recruited Nate Robinson to the Bulls, Andre Emmett's goal of eventually making the Bulls' regular season roster and Joakim Noah's minutes in light of Omer Asik's departure.
The Chicago Bulls signed five free agents to round out their training camp roster, the team announced Monday. Chicago signed guards Ryan Allen, Vance Cooksey, Andre Emmett, Marko Jaric and center Kyrylo Fesenko. Allen, a rookie, averaged 8.6 points and 5.1 rebounds last season at UW-Milwaukee. Cooksey averaged 8.8 points and 4.8 assists in the D-League last season. Emmett played...
Two years ago today ex-Kentucky Wildcat Ed Davender was sentenced to 8 years in prison. Davender had been running scams where he accepted cash for promised tickets which would never materialize. Davender's attorney stated that the amount he was accused of taking was somewhere in the neighborhood of $100,000.
One witness reported paying $2,300 for season tickets for his...
Here’s a question: Does the NBA Development League really improve basketball players and make them better pros?
According to NBA.com, 22% of current NBA players have played in a D-League game. The keys to being competitive at the NBA level are consistency and an exceptional work ethic. Players that adhere to these intangibles well are mainstays on NBA rosters.
6-5 Emmett was second in D-League scoring, with 23.7 ppg
February 14, 2012
Andre Emmett is currently ranked 2nd in the D-League in scoring, averaging 23.7 ppg, while appearing in 24 games for Reno.
February 14, 2012
The New Jersey Nets have signed free agent forward Andre Emmett from the NBA D-League's Reno Bighorns to a 10-day contract, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. To make room on the roster, the Nets have requested waivers on G Keith Bogans.
The New Jersey Nets have waived guard Keith Bogans, just a day after he underwent surgery that will keep him sidelined for the remainder of the season.
Marcus Morris brought his lottery credentials, but Andre Emmett and Blake Ahearn left with the winning ticket.
Emmett, a former 2004 second-round pick, scored 36 points, while Ahearn added 26 points and 12 assists, as the hometown Reno Bighorns (9-9) defeated the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 116-99.
“A lot went right for us tonight,” said Ahearn, the NBA D-League’s leading...
Andre Emmett is currently the Red Raiders’ all-time leading scorer. He simply had a knack for scoring, and an itch for throwing down, in other words he scored a lot and dunked hard. The 6-5 Guard is from Dallas, Texas, and consequently was recruited to Texas Tech where he played under famous coach Bob Knight. Emmett emerged as a Sophomore when he averaged 18.7 ppg and 6.6 rpg ...