HoopsHype Glen Rice Jr rumors


August 26, 2014 Updates

Rice’s game peaked this summer alongside Porter, but when training camp opens at the end of next month they will put their summertime alliance behind them and begin competing for meaningful playing time on the wing for a team on the rise. “The minutes are there,” Porter said. “It just matters what the coach wants. So my job is to continue to work hard and everything like that so that once that opportunity comes I can take full advantage of it.” Washington Post

July 21, 2014 Updates

In a good news, bad news situation, Glen Rice Jr. learned he would not leave Las Vegas empty handed moments after the Wizards were bounced from the summer league. Rice was named the Las Vegas summer league Most Valuable Player after leading all scorers with 25 points per game. He had 36 points in Washington's triple-ovetime against San Antonio on Saturday and tallied 24 in Sunday's 74-62 loss to Sacramento. CSNWashington.com

April 5, 2014 Updates

Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that guard Glen Rice has been recalled from the Iowa Energy of the NBA Development League. Rice will be with the team for tonight’s game vs. Chicago. In two separate assignments with the Energy, Rice has appeared in 19 games while averaging 17.2 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.7 steals in 28 minutes per game. NBA.com

February 26, 2014 Updates

With the Wizards’ playoff chase limiting the chances for inexperienced players to see the court, rookie Glen Rice Jr. was sent down on Wednesday to the Iowa Energy of NBA Development League. Washington Post

February 12, 2014 Updates

The Wizards reportedly have interest in Udrih. The Knicks would love to stockpile a second-round pick or Wizards rookie Glen Rice Jr., whom the Knicks had as one of the candidates to draft last year at No. 24 if Tim Hardaway Jr. was off the board, according to multiple sources. New York Post

January 28, 2014 Updates

The Wizards have recalled rookie swingman Glen Rice Jr. after an impressive three-game stint in the NBA Development League with the Iowa Energy. He joined the team on Tuesday in Oakland, Calif., where the Wizards will take on the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Rice was sent down the D-League for a rehabilitation assignment while recovering from a broken right wrist. Based on his production, Rice’s wrist appears to be fine as he averaged 24.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 2.7 blocks and two steals. Washington Post

January 20, 2014 Updates

Glen Rice Jr. is headed back to familiar territory. The Wizards assigned the 6-foot-6 rookie swingman to the Iowa Energy of the NBA Developmental League to recover from a fractured right wrist. Rice, who has been sidelined since having surgery Dec. 17, was recently cleared to participate in full basketball-related activities. Rice has appeared in 11 games, including one start, this season for Washington while averaging 2.9 points in 10 minutes per game. Washington Post

December 18, 2013 Updates
September 5, 2013 Updates

After rehabilitating all summer, Nene is back and training with the Wizards a little less than a month before training camp begins. He is joined this week by the Wizards' key free agent acquisition, Eric Maynor. Al Harrington, who signed in August as a free agent, has yet to report because he is dealing with a family matter. John Wall, Bradley Beal, Glen Rice and Martell Webster already have been training at Verizon Center. CSNWashington.com

July 23, 2013 Updates
July 9, 2013 Updates

Glen Rice Jr. signed a partially guaranteed deal for the rookie minimum on Monday and will have to earn a spot with the Wizards in order to stick around. Rice was one of the first players to arrive in Washington for this week’s summer league minicamp, using the days leading up to the first practice to familiarize himself with Verizon Center. Washington Post

When he finally got drafted, Rice spoke to his famous father, a three-time NBA all-star, who told him: “Congratulations. Don’t get complacent. Keep working.” Rice said he has no plans of being satisfied, because there is so much left to accomplish: “I’m happy to be here, happy to be a part of this team. Couldn’t think of any other place rather than here. I’m just happy with how it turned out. Just ready to work.” Washington Post

July 8, 2013 Updates
June 28, 2013 Updates

After taking Georgetown star Otto Porter with the third overall pick on Thursday, the Wizards decided to package their two second picks to acquire Glen Rice Jr. from the Philadelphia 76ers, according to multiple league sources with knowledge of the situation. The 76ers originally chose Rice, the son of the three-time NBA all-star, with the 35th pick. In return, the Wizards sent South Dakota State point guard Nate Wolters (the 38th pick) and Oregon power forward Arsalan Kazemi (54th) to Philadelphia. Washington Post

June 27, 2013 Updates
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June 21, 2013 Updates

Paul Coro: Today's #Suns draft workout has D-League 6-6 SG Glen Rice Jr., a potential No. 30 pick. He played three seasons at Georgia Tech. Twitter @paulcoro

June 18, 2013 Updates

The Minnesota Timberwolves have evaluated another group of draft prospects, highlighted by Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum. McCollum was watched by team officials at the Target Center practice court on Tuesday. McCollum worked out by himself. Before that, Illinois guard Brandon Paul, Georgia Tech forward Glen Rice Jr., Brazil forward Augusto Lima, Oregon forward Arsalan Kazemi and England forward Ashley Hamilton were in a practice group together. Rice is projected by most analysts to be a second-round selection. Oklahoman

June 17, 2013 Updates

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