Dwight Powell RumorsAll NBA Players
Earl K. Sneed: Per @MavsPR, the @dallasmavs reassign Dwight Powell to the @TexasLegends. He’s averaged 30.3 pts & 9.9 rebs in 7 games for the Legends.
Earl K. Sneed: Per @MavsPR, the @Dallas Mavericks have recalled Dwight Powell from the @TexasLegends.
Dwain Price: The #Mavs have recalled Dwight Powell from the Texas Legends of the D-League. In 3 Legends games, Powell is averaging 31.3 ppg and 11.3 rpg.
Richard Jefferson: “I have no plans. I’m going to a wedding in Phoenix and coming back here. My house is under construction in L.A., so I can’t go there. So I’m just going to lay low and get ready for the final stretch of the season. I know, it’s disappointing.” Dwight Powell: “I’m going to L.A. My girlfriend lives out there. I’ll go for the weekend.” Mark Cuban: “I’ll be up there [in New York] for a technology conference. Take the kids up there and hang out. The kids want to see snow. You’ve got to let your kids make their mistakes while they’re growing up.”
Earl K. Sneed: Per @MavsPR, the @Dallas Mavericks have recalled Ricky Ledo and Dwight Powell from the @TexasLegends.
When the Celtics agreed to trade Rajon Rondo to Dallas, they knew they were giving up the best player in the deal. Still, among the particulars haggled over between the two franchise, was whether rookie Dwight Powell would be included in the deal. Powell, acquired by Boston this past summer from Cleveland, was coveted by Dallas. The Mavericks insisted he be part of this deal. “One guy we know is going to help us right away in Rajon Rondo and one guy Dwight Powell who we had in draft workouts last year and a guy that they didn’t want to give up,” said Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle.
“I mean, teams were walking in and shooting better at the 3 than they were in the gym by themselves. So that had to change and stop. “We didn’t have a lot of length at the point guard position, either. We needed to get a lot taller or a lot longer. Rajon’s the best of both. He’s not taller, but he’s so long that he’s as good as 6-4 or 6-5, so he can guard much bigger.”
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban watched his team start 19-7, lead the league in scoring and field goal percentage and register several routs. And he knew the Mavericks simply weren’t good enough to contend at the top of the Western Conference. “We needed to be better defensively,” Cuban said, following Friday evening’s news conference with new additions Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell.
19 Dec 14
Mark Cuban: Can say thank you enough to @Brandan Wright @Jae Crowder and @Jameer Nelson. Amazing people on the court and off.
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired guard Jameer Nelson, forward Jae Crowder, forward/center Brandan Wright, a conditional first round draft pick, a 2016 second round draft pick and a $12.9 million trade exception from the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for guard Rajon Rondo and forward Dwight Powell.
The Boston Celtics traded All-Star Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks in a deal involving four other players and two draft picks, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Rondo will go to Dallas with Dwight Powell in exchange for Mavericks Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, a 2015 first-round draft pick and a future second-rounder, sources told Yahoo.
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have recalled rookies Dwight Powell and James Young from the Maine Red Claws. In the Red Claws 117-87 victory over Delaware on Wednesday, Dwight Powell tallied 19 points on 7-10 (.700) shooting from the field and nine rebounds in 23 minutes of action. Powell is averaging 21.5 points and 10.5 rebounds in 32.3 minutes per game in four contests with the Red Claws this season.
Marc D’Amico: Forward Dwight Powell and guard/forward James Young have been assigned to the Maine Red Claws.
Marc D’Amico: F Dwight Powell, G Marcus Smart and G/F James Young have been assigned to the Maine Red Claws for tonight’s game in Portland, ME.
Scott Souza: #Celtics Brad Stevens: James Young sent to D-League for today’s game, but will be back tomorrow. Kept Dwight Powell b/c might play tonight.