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Alex Kennedy: I’m told Willie Reed will be playing Summer League with the Heat. He had been linked to the Pacers, but that changed when they picked a big.
Candace Buckner: I’m hearing that Willie Reed will once again be on the #Pacers Summer League roster in Orlando. Last yr, Reed avg 9.2 p, 5.6 r in 5 SL gms
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Archie Goodwin was named MVP of the D-League Showcase. The D-League Showcase First Team featured Lorenzo Brown, Bryce Cotton, Quincy Miller, Clint Capela and Willie Reed.
Gino Pilato: Also hearing 4 NBA teams have expressed serious interest in Willie Reed. Sits at the top of NBA D-League big men source says.
Hapoel Eilat of the top Israeli division signed 24-year-old forward/center Willie Reed to a guaranteed contract for the remainder of the season, sources told Basketball Insiders. Reed, who was recently waived by the Brooklyn Nets, averaged four points and four rebounds in two preseason games. He lands in the Holy Land today.
The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent forward/center Willie Reed, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released.
The Sacramento Kings waived forward Willie Reed, according to Kings General manager Pete D’Alessandro. The 6-10, 200-pound forward was signed as a free agent by the Kings on March 26, 2014. He did not see action in any regular season games with the Kings.
Jon Santiago: Kings summer league roster (so far): McCallum, McLemore, Stauskas, Derrick Williams, Acy, Sim Bhullar, Nick Wiggins, Jared Cunningham and Eric Moreland. They cut Willie Reed yesterday in case you were unaware of that. @Shams Charania reported that first.
Willie Reed has been released by the Sacramento Kings and has reached an agreement to play for the Indiana Pacers in the Orlando summer league, league sources told RealGM. Reed, a 6-foot-10 big man, had signed with the Kings late last season, with a team option for the 2014-15 season.
The Sacramento Kings today assigned forward Willie Reed to the Kings D-League affiliate Reno Bighorns, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro.
The Sacramento Kings today recalled forward Willie Reed from the Kings D-League affiliate Reno Bighorns, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. Reed will be available to play in tonight’s game when the Kings host Oklahoma City.
The Sacramento Kings today signed forward-center Willie Reed for the remainder of the season, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. Reed will report immediately to the Reno Bighorns, the team’s D-League affiliate. Reed, a 6-10, 220-pound forward-center, was averaging 14.8 points (.590 FG%, .612 FT%), 10.1 rebounds, 0.9 assists, 1.6 blocks per game in 31.8 minutes per game in 44 games of which he started 33 this season for the NBA D-League Springfield Armor.
Willie Reed has reached agreement with the Sacramento Kings on a contract for the remainder of the season, his agent Joel Bell told RealGM.
The Memphis Grizzlies waived Andre Barrett, Melvin Ely, Tony Gaffney and Willie Reed, the team announced. Barrett (5-10, 172) logged two minutes in his lone preseason appearance on Oct. 20 at Atlanta. The 31-year-old, who signed with Memphis on Oct. 10, holds career averages of 3.3 points, 1.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 12.2 minutes in 67 games (one start) in four seasons for the Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers.
Memphis Grizzlies players Jon Leuer, Nick Calathes, Jamaal Franklin, Willie Reed, Melvin Ely and Tony Gaffney will make a special appearance at the Grizzlies Block Party at Olive Branch City Park (8267 Goodman Rd.) as part of the Grizzlies’ 2013 Round Town Tour on Thursday, October 9 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. The tour will continue throughout Memphis and the Mid-South during the entire month of October at block parties and festivals to get Grizz Nation excited about the upcoming season.
The Memphis Grizzlies today announced the team’s 2013 NBA Summer League roster, headlined by second-year guard Tony Wroten and 2013 NBA second round draft picks Jamaal Franklin (No. 41 overall) and Janis Timma (No. 60 overall). Three forwards from the 2012-13 Grizzlies roster – Jon Leuer, Donté Greene and Willie Reed – also will join the summer league squad.
Ronald Tillery: Griz likely to sign free agent forward Donte Greene in addition to Willie Reed, per source. CA story coming.
Springfield Armor forward Willie Reed has signed with the Memphis Grizzlies for the rest of the season, agent Joel Bell told RealGM on Sunday afternoon. Reed averaged 14.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 1.8 blocks for Springfield this season, posting 12 double-doubles in 48 games. At 6-foot-10, Reed will bolster what’s already a big, physical Grizzlies frontcourt.
Reed was honored after his put together a monster week where he averaged 20 points, 17.3 rebounds, 3.3 blocks and shot 69.2 percent. Jones, known as DoJo, officially signed with the Armor. After being cut by the Mavericks on March 9, Jones put his name in the D-League player pool, where the Armor claimed his rights.
Teams have until April 17 to sign players who will be eligible for the first round of the postseason. Here are some of the top D-League players at each position, who could be called up at some point in the next month. GUARDS: Delonte West, Dominique Jones, Lester Hudson, Kris Joseph, Josh Selby, Courtney Fortson, Jerel McNeal, Andrew Goudelock, Christian Eyenga, Lazar Hayward, Justin Dentmon, Chris Roberts, Ben Uzoh, Sean Singletary, Ron Howard, Darington Hobson. FORWARDS: D.J. Kennedy, Samardo Samuels, Demetris Nichols, Willie Reed, Rick Jackson, Arinze Onuaku, Rasual Butler, Damion James, Luke Harangody, Micah Downs, JaMychal Green, James Mays. CENTERS: Jerome Jordan, Hassan Whiteside, Vernon Macklin, Hilton Armstrong, Keith Benson, Brian Butch, Mickell Gladness, Solomon Alabi, Jarrid Famous, Augustus Gilchrist.
The Sacramento Kings today requested waivers on forwards Tony Mitchell, Willie Reed and center Hamady Ndiaye, according to Kings President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie. Mitchell, a 6-6, 210-pound forward from the University of Alabama, averaged 1.7 points (2-2 FG, 1-1 3pt), 0.3 rebounds, 0.7 assists, and 5.3 minutes per game in three preseason contests for the Kings. Mitchell played for the Kings during the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.