G League Rumors
Alex Kennedy: NBA teams that are searching for a shooter should give Xavier Silas a serious look. He’s averaging 18 points per game while shooting 42 percent from three-point range in the @NBAGLeague.
Former Cavs general manager David Griffin said the Canadian “had no desire to overcome adversity whatsoever.” It’s a notion Bennett disputes. “I know myself and he doesn’t know me as well,” Bennett said last week while he was in the Toronto area for the annual NBA G League Showcase, where he was trying to impress the scouts and executives on hand. “I think it’s just something that he’s saying to stir up the media. I’m working. I’m doing what I gotta do to get back to where I gotta be.”
Shams Charania: Sources: The Houston Rockets plan to release guard Briante Weber, who’s on a two-way NBA contract, and plan to sign Markel Brown of G League’s Oklahoma City on a two-way.
Shams Charania: Sources: Milwaukee is signing center Marshall Plumlee of G League’s Agua Caliente to a two-way NBA contract.