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March 30, 2015 Updates

On Monday morning, the NBA D-League announced that ESPN will air its postseason play for the first time, this season, beginning April 7th. The outlet will be broadcasting up to nineteen games, picking up the local feeds with some of the minor league's best up and coming broadcasters. Ridiculous Upside

Marc Berman: Word is Westchester Knicks coach Kevin Whitted could be out as head coach. D-League team had rough season. Assistant coach Craig Hodges is expected to take over for Whitted for final few games for Westchester Knicks. Twitter @NYPost_Berman

March 29, 2015 Updates
March 27, 2015 Updates

Christopher A. Vito: Villanova product (and former Sixers G) Maalik Wayns is with the 87ers these days, but is inactive tonight with a left leg injury. 87ers G Maalik Wayns spent time w/ a Lithuanian club, before returning to U.S. to undergo surgery. Also became a 1st-time dad in November. Twitter @ChrisVito

Hodges, meanwhile, is a Jackson disciple. Hodges, a 3-point specialist, played for Jackson with the Bulls, winning two titles. Hodges also was a Lakers assistant under Jackson, winning two more titles. There’s speculation Hodges could be Westchester’s head coach next season. According to a source, Hodges left the team for at least a game early in the season. New York Post

March 26, 2015 Updates

The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have assigned forward Kyle Anderson to the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League. In four stints with Austin this season Anderson has appeared in 21 games, averaging 22.1 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.81 steals and 1.19 blocks in 40.6 minutes. The former UCLA Bruin has appeared in 30 games for San Antonio this season, averaging 2.4 points and 2.3 rebounds in 11.5 minutes. NBA.com

March 25, 2015 Updates

The Detroit Pistons have assigned forward Quincy Miller to the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA Development League. Miller, who signed a pair of 10-day contracts with the Pistons before inking a deal for the remainder of the season, has yet to appear in a game for Detroit this season. In two games with Grand Rapids, he has averaged 11.5 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.0 blocks in almost 20 minutes. Miller also played six games this season with the Sacramento Kings, averaging 2.8 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 10.2 minutes. Booth Newspapers

March 24, 2015 Updates

The Boston Celtics announced today that they have assigned rookie James Young to the Maine Red Claws. Young has appeared in 11 games for the Red Claws this season and is averaging 22.4 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 steals in 33.2 minutes per game, while shooting 47.4 percent from long range. He recorded a season-high 13 points for the Celtics against the Hornets on January 5 on 5-7 (.714) shooting from the field in 18 minutes, and is averaging 3.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 10.2 minutes per game in 30 contests with the team this season. NBA.com

March 23, 2015 Updates

The Sacramento Kings announced today that the team has signed David Wear to a 10-day contract, according to Kings General Manager Pete D'Allessandro. The 6-10, 235-pound forward is averaging 16.3 points (.478 FG%, .394 3pt%, .812 FT%), 7.4 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 30.0 minutes per game in 43 contests for the Reno Bighorns, Sacramento’s NBA D-League affiliate. Wear registered career highs of 33 points (12 of 18 FG) on Jan. 3 at Los Angeles Defenders and has hit seven three-pointers in a game twice (Nov. 16 vs. Grand Rapids and Jan. 3 at Los Angeles Defenders). NBA.com

The Cleveland Cavaliers have recalled Joe Harris from the Canton Charge, the Cavaliers NBA Developmental League team. Cavs General Manager David Griffin announced the move on Monday afternoon, just days after the 6-foot-6 wing made the trip down I-77 to play for the Charge Saturday night against the Iowa Energy. Cleveland Plain Dealer

March 21, 2015 Updates

The Boston Celtics announced today that they have recalled guard/forward James Young from the Maine Red Claws. In Maine’s 110-109 loss to Grand Rapids on Thursday, March 19, Young tallied 14 points, one rebound and two assists in 29 minutes. He has appeared in 11 games for the Red Claws this season and is averaging 22.4 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 steals in 33.2 minutes per game, while shooting 47.4 percent from behind the arc. Young recorded a season-high 13 points for the Celtics against the Hornets on January 5 on 5-7 (.714) shooting from the field in 18 minutes, and is averaging 3.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 10.4 minutes per game in 29 contests with the team this season. NBA.com

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