HoopsHype Deonte Burton rumors
The Sacramento Kings today waived center Sim Bhullar, guard Deonte Burton and forward David Wear, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. The Kings preseason roster now stands at 15. NBA.com
According to an NBA source, the Sacramento Kings waived Sim Bhullar, David Wear and Deonte Burton following the team’s 91-57 victory over Maccabi Haifa Saturday night in Sacramento. Bhullar played less than three total minutes over the Kings’ first five preseason games. The 7-foot-6 center out of New Mexico State scored his first career bucket on a finger roll lay-up in the final seconds of Saturday’s game. Cowbell Kingdom
Shams Charania: The Sacramento Kings have reached agreement on a free agent deal with undrafted Nevada guard Deonte Burton, league source tells RealGM. Twitter @ShamsCharania
The Clippers have a backcourt-heavy workout set for Monday. The team will bring in Missouri’s Jordan Clarkson, Arizona’s Nick Johnson, Nevada’s Deonte Burton and Cincinnati’s Sean Kilpatrick for a draft workout, with the team looking at options with 28th overall selection in the NBA Draft. Orange County Register
Charles F. Gardner: Bucks workout today is highlighted by Nevada PG Deonte Burton and Syracuse SF C.J. Fair. Burton rated No. 37 by DraftExpress. Twitter @cf_gardner
Also working out Tuesday were Alex Brown (age 21, 7-1, 235 pounds, from Wisconsin Green Bay), Deonte Burton (22, 6-1, 193, Nevada), JaKarr Sampson (21, 6-9, 214, St. John's) and Jamil Wilson (23, 6-7, 217, Marquette). Arizona Republic
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