The Los Angeles D-Fenders have acquired center Jarvis Varnado and a third round pick in the 2015 NBA Development League Draft from the Iowa Energy, in exchange for the D-Fenders’ first and second round picks.
Varnado was drafted out of Mississippi State in the second round (41st overall) of the 2010 NBA Draft by the Miami Heat, before signing with Carmatic Pistoia of the Italian...
December 30, 2014
The offseason adventures of Keith Bogans continued yesterday as he was waived by the Philadelphia 76ers. Update: Drew Gordon and Malcolm Lee are now with the team; Keith Bogans and Jarvis Varnado have been waived.— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) October 7, 2014It looks as if Bogans' dreams of making $5 million+ for a second consecutive season of doing nothing have finally come to...
The Philadelphia 76ers made a couple of roster moves today after their preseason loss to the Boston Celtics last night. Today, the team announced that they have waived shooting guard Keith Bogans and power forward Jarvis Varnado.
Update: Drew Gordon and Malcolm Lee are now with the team; Keith Bogans and Jarvis Varnado have been waived.
— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) October 7...
The Philadelphia 76ers signed Drew Gordon and Malcolm Lee to their training camp roster on Tuesday while waiving Keith Bogans and Jarvis Varnado.
The 76ers' roster stands at 20 players.
The Philadelphia 76ers begin training camp after struggling to a 19-win season in 2013-2014, which included a 26-game losing streak. Trying to rebuild, the team drafted Joel Embiid and signed Luc Mbah a Moute to join Nerlens Noel and Michael Carter-Williams as a potential solid foundation for the future. The team is looking to begin training camp healthy, but Carter-Williams...
The possibility of a fewer wins in the 2014-15 season for the 76ers has become a harsh reality in the recent weeks. The departure of Thaddeus Young has put this team in a spot where in addition to scoring and defense, reliability and leadership have now been added to list of major concerns for this 2014-15 roster. For most of 2013-14, players such as Young (17.9 PPG), Evan...
The Philadelphia 76ers won their first game in two months, as they beat the Detroit Pistons 123-98, and ended a 26-game losing streak – Mandatory Credit: Jesse Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images
Rejoice Philly, the Sixers are no longer losers.
Just a few days removed from tying the NBA record for most consecutive losses (26), the Philadelphia 76ers triumphed over the Detroit Pistons...
With March Madness in full effect this weekend and the 76ers underdogs in their match up with the Knicks on Friday and the Bulls on Saturday, we decided to give the usual Rapid Reacts post the weekend off.
Despite the most recent set backs — a 1-point loss at the Garden against the Knicks and a 10-point defeat in Chicago — as well as a losing streak that has now stretched to...
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Thaddeus Young, PF 39 MIN | 5-18 FG | 6-8 FT | 6 REB | 3 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 3 TO | 16 PTS | -16It was a roller coaster night for Thad who played with his usual high energy and thus scored some amazing buckets like his 1st Q tip-follow, but his shot was not falling and at times I thought he was forcing...
The Philadelphia 76ers have signed Jarvis Varnado for the remainder of the season.
The 76ers have a team option for Varnado for next season that contains some guaranteed money.
What can Jarvis Varnado provide for the 76ers?The journey thus far for Jarvis Varnado in professional basketball has been chaotic to say the least. Varnado was the 41st pick in the 2010 NBA draft by the Miami Heat, but since then, he has been all over the place.
He played overseas for several seasons which included time in two different Italian leagues as well as an Israeli league...
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Thaddeus Young, PF 36 MIN | 13-25 FG | 0-0 FT | 8 REB | 3 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 29 PTS | -3Thad continues to fight the good fight and it’s fun to watch #21 whenhe has the green light on every trip down the floor. His dribbling skills in the open court continue to impress me as did the two tough buckets...
Chicago Bulls Basketball– The Chicago Bulls may not have made any moves before the trade deadline like many people expected, but that doesn’t mean this roster is set in stone for the rest of the season.
The Bulls current roster is at 13 — the maximum number of players allowed — after they signed Jarvis Varnado to a 10-day deal last week.
Some experts predict the Bulls will...
Chicago Bulls Basketball: As the NBA Trade Deadline rapidly approaches, the odds of the Chicago Bulls making a blockerbuster deal, or any deal for that matter, is highly unlikely. As much as Chicago may beg and plead with the Bulls front office to get a little bit farther under the cap, the truth is that it just won’t happen.
The Chicago Bulls just picked up their...