HoopsHype Chris Wright rumors


October 29, 2012 Updates

The New Orleans Hornets have waived center Solomon Alabi and guard Chris Wright, General Manager Dell Demps announced today. Alabi (7’1”, 252) played in three of the Hornets eight preseason outings averaging 0.7 points and 1.7 rebound in six minutes per game. Wright (6’1”, 209) played in two preseason games with Hornets, averaging 1.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists in six minutes per game. NBA.com

October 27, 2012 Updates

With NBA teams required to pare down their rosters to the league's minimum 15 by Monday, the New Orleans Hornets released guard Chris Wright and center Solomon Alabi on Saturday, according to league sources. The Hornets' roster now stands at 14. Both Alabi and Wright were signed as free agents before training camp and were long shots to make the regular-season roster. Alabi, 7 feet 1, 252 pounds, played in three games and averaged 0.7 points in 17 minutes. New Orleans Times-Picayune

October 23, 2012 Updates
October 1, 2012 Updates

The New Orleans Hornets announced today that they have signed three free agents (Solomon Alabi, Dominique Morrison and Chris Wright). Per team policy, terms of the contracts were not released. With the additions, the Hornets current training camp roster stands at 17 players. NBA.com

September 21, 2012 Updates

The Toronto Raptors announced Friday they have signed guard Jerel McNeal and forward Chris Wright. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed. McNeal, 6-foot-3, 205 pounds, played last season in Italy with Fabi Shoes Montegranaro. He averaged 10.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.6 steals in 32 outings. Raptors.com

September 7, 2012 Updates

Since you know better than anyone that nothing’s really done until it’s done and I’m told this is not quite done yet, take that under advisement. But, there will be a non-guaranteed camp invite to Jamaal Magloire in the offing as there will be to Chris Wright, a 6-8 forward who spent some time last year with the Golden State Warriors. Toronto Star

July 25, 2012 Updates

The Minnesota Timberwolves will return to the FARGODOME this fall, marking the franchise's first trip back to the area since 2002. The Wolves will take on the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. Sanford Health will serve as the presenting sponsor of the game. "The Timberwolves are thrilled to be returning to Fargo this fall, especially teaming with the great people at Sanford Health," Timberwolves President Chris Wright said. NBA.com

July 14, 2012 Updates

Warriors GM Bob Myers said free-agent forward Chris Wright has left the summer-league squad in hopes of more playing time with Toronto. Wright averaged 2.9 points and 1.9 rebounds in 24 games with the Warriors last season, and he averaged 17.8 points and 8.8 rebounds in 13 D-League games. Sulia

June 26, 2012 Updates

For that reason, don’t be surprised if the Warriors use Nos. 30, 35 and 52 to get a higher pick to follow up on No. 7. According to a couple sources, the Warriors would be happy to head into the offseason with three quality players to fill out their roster and start to build up their assets in the young talent department. That may not be good news for Charles Jenkins, Jeremy Tyler and Chris Wright. Contra Costa Times

April 5, 2012 Updates

The Golden State Warriors have recalled forward Chris Wright from the Dakota Wizards of the NBA Development League, the team announced today. Wright, 23, was assigned to the Wizards on March 24 and has appeared in six games for the Warriors’ D-League affiliate since that time, averaging 17.0 points and 7.0 rebounds in 27.8 minutes per contest, while shooting 58.2% (46-79 FG) from the field. The 6’8” forward helped lead the Wizards to a 5-1 record during his stint with the team, including victories in their last five contests to secure a spot in the 2012 D-League Playoffs. NBA.com

March 31, 2012 Updates

Emiliano Carchia: Terrible news from Turkey. Chris Wright career is over. He has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. via @Can Pelister Twitter

February 6, 2012 Updates
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December 21, 2011 Updates

The Warriors trimmed their roster down to 14 players on Wednesday, waiving Edwin Ubiles and Tommy Mitchell. Those moves would seem to indicate that Chris Wright, a 6-foot-8 power forward from Dayton, has a good chance of being on the Warriors’ opening night roster. CSNBayArea.com

December 10, 2011 Updates
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