Bakersfield Jam forward Ike Diogu has been named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in March. The award is the first of Dioguâ€™s career.
Diogu (6-8, 255, Arizona State) led Bakersfield to a 10-3 record in March, including a 7-2 road record and a seven-game winning streak between March 12 and March 26. For the month, Diogu averaged 21.4 points, shooting...
The Charlotte Bobcats will work out Ike Diogu, Mickell Gladness and Denzel Bowles on Thursday afternoon for a potential 10-day contract, league sources told RealGM.
Diogu and Gladness fit in the mold of frontcourt players with previous NBA experience, able to provide Charlotte with a veteran presence heading into a most likely postseason berth.
Even so, the Bobcats view Bowles â...
The New York Knicks are mulling whether to sign Ike Diogu, according to a source.
The Knicks will have two open roster spots when the releases of Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih are official.
Diogu played with the Knicks in training camp. Diogu has spent this season with the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA D-League, averaging 16.2 points and 8.2 rebounds.
The Knicks could also consider...
February 23, 2014
The NBA D-League have announced its 20 All-Stars, with 16 of the players having previous NBA experience.
Chosen to the NBA D-League All-Star Futures team are Hilton Armstrong (Santa Cruz), Seth Curry (Santa Cruz), Dewayne Dedmon (Santa Cruz), Justin Hamilton (Sioux Falls), Manny Harris (Los Angeles), Pierre Jackson (Idaho), Kevin Jones (Canton), DeAndre Liggins (Sioux Falls), Malcolm...
February 03, 2014
The 2014 All-NBA D-League Showcase Teams have been announced.
The Showcase featured 17 games this week in Reno.
2014 NBA D-League Showcase First Team Troy Daniels, Rio Grande Valley Vipers
Ike Diogu, Bakersfield Jam
Pierre Jackson, Idaho Stampede
Shabazz Muhammad*, Iowa Energy
James Nunnally, Bakersfield Jam 2014 NBA D-League Showcase Second Team Seth Curry, Santa Cruz Warriors...
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Tuesday before his contract became fully-guaranteed which brings down the roster size to 14 players. Could Mitch Kupchak and co. look to fill that roster spot relatively quickly?
My guess is no, though it probably wouldnâ€™t hurt to sign a player to a 10-day contract and give them a trial run with the team.
One player who the Lakers may have their...