HoopsHype Jamil Wilson rumors
The Phoenix Suns today announced they have waived guard Joe Jackson, guard Casey Prather and forward Jamil Wilson. The three rookies initially signed with the Suns on Sept. 26. Jackson recorded two points in seven minutes in one appearance this preseason, while Prather played five minutes in one appearance and Wilson totaled nine minutes in two appearances. The Suns’ roster now stands at 16 players. NBA.com
The Phoenix Suns signed center Earl Barron and rookies Joe Jackson, Casey Prather and Jamil Wilson on Friday, giving them 18 players on the roster. The 33-year-old Barron played 12 games for the Suns in 2010-11 and last appeared in the NBA with New York in 2012-13. He has averaged 4.9 points and 3.7 rebounds in 124 games in seven seasons with Miami, New York, Phoenix, Milwaukee, Portland, Golden State and Washington. USA Today Sports
Shams Charania: Marquette's undrafted Jamil Wilson has reached agreement on a deal with the Phoenix Suns, league source tells RealGM. Twitter @ShamsCharania
Gery Woelfel: Ex-Marquette U. standout Jamil Wilson has signed with Washington and will play for Wizards in Vegas Summer League. Twitter @GeryWoelfel
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
Gery Woelfel: A veteran NBA scout said he expects "1, maybe 2" guys at PIT being drafted. 1 of those 2 potential draft picks is Marquette's Jamil Wilson. Said scout: "He's helped himself here. He's been much more aggressive." Twitter @GeryWoelfel
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