HoopsHype Jerel McNeal rumors

February 24, 2014 Updates

Former NBA D-League standout and Call-Up recipient Jerel McNeal has returned back with the Bakersfield Jam. McNeal played in China earlier this season for Zhejiang Chouzhou and averaged 21.5 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 4.6 assists in 15 games. Last season for the Jam, McNeal averaged 18.0 points, 3.0 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 44 games. He also earned an NBA Call-Up with the Utah Jazz at the end of March. D-League Digest

October 5, 2013 Updates
September 27, 2013 Updates
September 25, 2013 Updates

Bill Oram: Jazz announce PG Jerel McNeal has been waived. D-League call-up had two 10 contracts last season w/ Jazz, appeared in Orlando Summer League. Twitter @tribjazz

July 6, 2013 Updates
April 6, 2013 Updates

The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed guard Jerel McNeal for the remainder of the season. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Following the move, the Jazz roster remains at 15 players. NBA.com

March 17, 2013 Updates

Teams have until April 17 to sign players who will be eligible for the first round of the postseason. Here are some of the top D-League players at each position, who could be called up at some point in the next month. GUARDS: Delonte West, Dominique Jones, Lester Hudson, Kris Joseph, Josh Selby, Courtney Fortson, Jerel McNeal, Andrew Goudelock, Christian Eyenga, Lazar Hayward, Justin Dentmon, Chris Roberts, Ben Uzoh, Sean Singletary, Ron Howard, Darington Hobson. FORWARDS: D.J. Kennedy, Samardo Samuels, Demetris Nichols, Willie Reed, Rick Jackson, Arinze Onuaku, Rasual Butler, Damion James, Luke Harangody, Micah Downs, JaMychal Green, James Mays. CENTERS: Jerome Jordan, Hassan Whiteside, Vernon Macklin, Hilton Armstrong, Keith Benson, Brian Butch, Mickell Gladness, Solomon Alabi, Jarrid Famous, Augustus Gilchrist. Sulia

October 23, 2012 Updates
September 21, 2012 Updates

The Toronto Raptors announced Friday they have signed guard Jerel McNeal and forward Chris Wright. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed. McNeal, 6-foot-3, 205 pounds, played last season in Italy with Fabi Shoes Montegranaro. He averaged 10.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.6 steals in 32 outings. Raptors.com

July 17, 2011 Updates

With the NBA lockout still in full effect, some players are heading overseas and that's true too for NBA D-League players. Today, Italian team Sutor Monteganaro announced the signing of Jerel McNeal. KRGV.com

June 1, 2011 Updates

Among the free agents the Wolves will work out Thursday and Friday are former NBA players Quincy Douby, Orien Greene, J.R. Giddens, Steven Hunter, Cedric Jackson, Matt Janning, Alexander Johnson, Jerel McNeal, James Singleton and John Thomas; second-year players who played in the D-League last season including Matt Bouldin and DeShawn Sims; former Memphis guard Darius Washington Jr. who is most famous for missing clutch free-throws; former D-League standout James Mays who spent the last two seasons in China and Turkey; and a fellow by the name of Chris Daniels who either attended college in Georgia or at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (I'm guessing it's the latter). Ridiculous Upside

March 19, 2011 Updates

The Hornets are not going to extend guard Jerel McNeal's 10-day contract, which he signed March 9, team officials said Friday. McNeal has not played in the five games since joining the Hornets. McNeal, a 6-3 point guard, is expected to return to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in the NBA Development League. The Hornets signed McNeal because starting point guard Chris Paul was sidelined with a concussion, and they needed depth at the position until he returned. New Orleans Times-Picayune

March 18, 2011 Updates

New Orleans Hornets are not going to extend guard Jerel McNeal's 10-day contract that he signed on March 9, team officials said Friday. McNeal has not played in five games since joining the Hornets. McNeal, 6-foot-3 point guard, is expected to return to Rio Grande Valley Vipers in the NBA Development League. The Hornets signed McNeal because starting point guard Chris Paul was sidelined with a concussion and they needed depth at the position until he returned. New Orleans Times-Picayune

March 8, 2011 Updates
October 24, 2010 Updates

Jerel McNeal, recently waived by the Houston Rockets, will be back to Europe. KK Zadar is close to sign the 23-year-old American guard, who started his professional career last season in Belgium for Dexia Mons. The former player of the University of Marquette averaged 15.3 points and 2.4 assists per game in the Belgian league. thehoopsmarket.com

October 18, 2010 Updates
October 13, 2010 Updates

The Rockets signed guard Jerel McNeal to the preseason roster. McNeal, who played at Marquette and was with the Bulls' summer league team after playing in Belgium last season, will join the team after it returns from China next week. Houston Chronicle

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