Honest to goodness NBA (preseason) highlights!

The Heat took on the Pelicans on Saturday night in Louisville, Kentucky, giving us our first look at some honest-to-goodness preseason basketball. The NBA is (sort of) back! James Ennis scored 17 points for the Heat and Jimmer Fredette had 17 for the Pelicans in their 98-86 win. Anthony Davis scored five points and grabbed four rebounds in 11 minutes. Dwyane Wade had six points on...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Honest to goodness NBA (preseason) highlights!

The Heat took on the Pelicans on Saturday night in Louisville, Kentucky, giving us our first look at some honest-to-goodness preseason basketball. The NBA is (sort of) back! James Ennis scored 17 points for the Heat and Jimmer Fredette had 17 for the Pelicans in their 98-86 win. Anthony Davis scored five points and grabbed four rebounds in 11 minutes. Dwyane Wade had six points on...
Via Bloguin Best
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Fredette helps Pelicans top Heat in preseason game

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Jimmer Fredette scored 17 points and Lane Babbitt added 15 to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 98-86 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night in the preseason opener for both teams. Chris Bosh shot 3 for 13 for Miami and Dwyane Wade was 2 of 7. The Pelicans used a 20-5 run to end the second quarter to turn a six-point Heat lead into a 44-35 halftime advantage...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Pelicans roll out new unis

On Tuesday, the New Orleans Pelicans revealed a new red version of their uniforms to the media. Anthony Davis, Austin Rivers, Eric Gordon, and Jimmer Fredette all modeled the newest uniform addition. via @PelicansNBA–Pelicans’ Anthony Davis and Eric Gordon in the new red uniforms These unis will be worn four times throughout this season, including opening night. They’re–um–okaaayyyy...
Via Gumbeaux Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Figuring out Jimmer Fredette’s role with the Pelicans

The Pelicans made a few off-season moves thus far, most of which were just small splashes. One of those splashes came in the signing of former Kings guard Jimmer Fredette to a one year veteran’s minimum contract. The addition to the team came soon after former Pelicans sharp shooter Anthony Morrow signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder. It’s been assumed that Fredette, who averaged...
Via Gumbeaux Sports
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Pelicans: Jimmer Fredette Signing Grade

New Orleans Pelicans: Jimmer Fredette Signing Grade By Jennifer Fazioli: Lead Writer/Hoopstuff… Jimmer Fredette has found a new home and his legion of dedicated fans can breathe a huge sigh of relief. The New Orleans Pelicans signed Fredette to a one year contract at the league minimum to replace sharpshooter Anthony Morrow who recently signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder. There...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette Joins The Pelicans

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed Jimmer Fredette to a one-year deal, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. Fredette has also played for the Sacramento Kings and Chicago Bulls. The 25-year-old sharpshooter has averaged 6.9 points while shooting 40.1% from the three-point line throughout his NBA career. The Pelicans let Anthony... The post Jimmer Fredette Joins The Pelicans appeared...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette Signs With Pelicans

Guard Jimmer Fredette will sign a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, ESPN’s Marc Stein reported on Thursday night. Terms of the deal are not yet known. Pelicans needed a shooter to replace Anthony Morrow and have closed on a deal with Jimmer Fredette, sources say — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 18, 2014 Fredette averaged 7.6 points and 1.8 assists per game in his...
Via The Sideline
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Pelicans Sign Jimmer Fredette

Posted to The One And OnlyWelp, the Jimmer era in Chicago didn’t last long. After playing just 8 games for the Bulls, the free agent signed with the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday. Fredette, who was never given a chance by Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau (and rightly so), only scored 32 points in 56 minutes as a Bulls. Good luck, Jimmer. 93 total views, 93 views today The...
Via Sports Mockery
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the NBA: Jimmer Fredette doesn't regret signing with the Chicago Bulls

Jimmer Fredette signed with the Chicago Bulls at the beginning of this month when he and the Sacramento Kings reached a buyout agreement.Image: Mike via Wikimedia CommonsFredette is not a part of the starting lineup or the bench first unit but still beats being long forgotten in the Kings bench just like he was. Coach Tom Thibodeau is known for "resurrecting" careers, Nate...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Fredette Believes He Has Ideal Opportunity With Bulls

Jimmer Fredette is averaging just 4.3 minutes per game in his four appearances with the Chicago Bulls, but he thinks the opportunity with Tom Thibodeau's team will be a good proving ground with his career at a crossroads. “I really like the way that they play,” Fredette said. “They play hard and they don’t have great outside shooting as a team, and that’s something...
Via RealGM
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Do the Bulls have room for Jimmer Fredette in their rotation?

Jimmer Fredette has played in two games since joining the Bulls, scoring two points in three minutes in each game. Fredette is known for his shooting ability, but, at this point in the season with rotations mostly set, how much of a factor can he really be going forward? Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says you can never know what will happen. “What you don’t know is you can’t...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: Jimmer Fredette Signing Grade

Chicago Bulls: Jimmer Fredette Signing Grade By Josh Morgan: VP and Director of Content at Hoopstuff To say Jimmer’s time in Sacramento was a bust would be an understatement. The Kings selected him tenth overall, but despite his scoring ability, he never played more than 20 minutes a game during his two plus years on the west coast and they cut ties with him after agreeing to a...
Via HoopStuff
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette Takes Shots At Kings, Says Bulls Play The Right Way

The Bulls desperately need scoring and shooters. Jimmer will be able to provide both off the bench for them. He didn’t mince any words when speaking about the differences between the Kings and Bulls. “I see how this team plays and they play hard every single night,” Fredette said. “And they play for each other and they play the right way and that’s kind of something that...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks had little interest in Jimmer Fredette

When the Sacramento Kings released Jimmer Fredette this past week, there were a few logical teams that likely would have interest in signing the three-year veteran. One such team would be the New York Knicks, who are in desperate need of a point guard. Now, Fredette isn’t technically a point guard but it’s not as if the Knicks are overflowing with solid choices. Regardless...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette Is Heading To The Bulls

(courtesy: ibtimes.com) After being waived by the Sacramento Kings, 3-point shooting machine Jimmer Fredette has agreed to a deal with the Chicago Bulls. Jimmer never really got comfortable playing for the Kings, and it was pretty obvious that he wasn’t a part of their long-term plans once they declined to pick up his 4th year team option. That is why it is no shock that the team...
Via Pass The Pill
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette Opens Up About His Time in Sacramento

Jimmer Fredette was released by the Kings Thursday afternoon (courtesy: ibtimes.com) Shortly after the Sacramento Kings released Jimmer Fredette after two and a half seasons on the team, Fredette opened up about his time in Sacramento and answered questions from the media. Fredette was released Thursday afternoon after he failed to meet high expectations after a standout career at...
Via Pass The Pill
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmer Fredette signs with the Chicago Bulls

Jimmer Fredette won the 2010-11 Oscar Robertson Trophy, annually presented to the National Player of the Year in college basketball. Drafted by the Sacramento Kings, he never quite fit in there. Jimmer Fredette is an undersized shooting guard who doesn’t have the skill set to play the one. The Kings released him, and now the Chicago Bulls have signed him. It will be made official...
Via The Sports Bank
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls close in on Jimmer Fredette

The Chicago Bulls are closing in on signing former Sacramento Kings guard Jimmer Fredette, according to sources close to the process. Sources told ESPN.com on Thursday that -- while stressing a deal is not yet complete -- serious mutual interest between the sides has made Fredette's landing with Chicago look increasingly likely. After completing a contract buyout Thursday with...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls Close To Signing Jimmer Fredette

The Chicago Bulls are close to signing Jimmer Fredette, according to sources. A deal is not complete but there is serious mutual interest between both sides. Fredette received a buyout of his contract from the Sacramento Kings on Thursday.
Via RealGM
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Former AP Player of Year Jimmer Fredette Heading to Chicago?

Chance Jimmer Fredette Signs With Bulls85% 85%Overall Score Reader Rating: (0 Votes)0%Chicago Bulls Basketball– Just hours after being bought out by the Sacramento Kings, reports say that Jimmer Fredette is on the verge...
Via Sports Mockery
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Long-shot Jimmer supposedly on Cavs' radar

Without a doubt, reports about the Cavaliers' interest in Jimmer Fredette are accurate. But Fredette's interest in the Cavs has yet to be gauged. Fredette is a third-year guard who has agreed to a buyout with the Kings. The Cavs investigated trading for Fredette both last summer and at the trading deadline last week, sources said. Now that Fredette is available for nothing...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavaliers among teams interested in Jimmer Fredette

The potential for a Wine and Gold whiteout may soon increase as the Cleveland Cavaliers are among teams interested in acquiring impending free agent Jimmer Fredette, though it has been categorized as “unlikely.” ESPN’s Marc Stein reports that Fredette, who is presently in buyout negotiations with the Sacremento Kings, could be a free agent as soon as Thursday. Fredette’s...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: Sign Jimmer Fredette?

Oklahoma City Thunder: Sign Jimmer Fredette? By Jennifer Fazioli: Lead Writer @ Hoopstuff Representatives for Sacramento Kings guard Jimmer Fredette have been attempting to negotiate a buyout with the Kings for the past several days. With Sacramento almost certainly playing for the lottery now, head coach Mike Malone has publicly stated he is looking to increase the playing time...
Via HoopStuff
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Sacramento Kings Working On Buyout For Jimmer Fredette

Jimmer Fredette could be heading out of Sacramento sooner rather than later. Kings general manager Pete D’Alessandro told reporters at the team’s morning shootaround Tuesday that Fredette no longer fits in the team’s plans, so the Kings are working on a buyout of the point guard’s contract, according to ESPN. Fredette was the No. 10 pick in the 2011 NBA draft after setting...
Via NESN.com
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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