HoopsHype Sam Young rumors

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A former securities broker that regulators said took part in a multi-million dollar fraud against professional athletes must pay $2 million to former NBA player Sam Young, an arbitration panel ruled on Monday. Young's professional basketball career has included stints with the Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs. He was among dozens of investors who lost money after buying privately issued securities sold by the now defunct Washington, D.C.-based brokerage, Success Trade Securities. Reuters

January 19, 2014 Updates

Sam Young is officially a new player of Vaqueros de Bayamon. The former NBA is now playing in Australia with Sidney Kings. Sportando

November 14, 2013 Updates

Free agent Sam Young has signed a contract with the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League in a deal that contains an NBA escape clause, agent Joel Bell told RealGM. “Sam had other options, but this one made the most sense and will pay him as the highest player in the league,” Bell said. RealGM

November 13, 2013 Updates

Free agent Sam Young has signed a contract with the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League in a deal that contains an NBA escape clause, agent Joel Bell told RealGM. “Sam had other options, but this one made the most sense and will pay him as the highest player in the league,” Bell said. Young can opt out of his deal up until the start of Sydney’s playoffs to join an NBA team, a significant provision that swayed the 28-year-old’s decision. RealGM

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Chris Young: Former Pacer Sam Young is in San Antonio meeting with the Spurs today, his agent tells me. Several other clubs have expressed interest. Twitter

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Scott Agness: Vogel says Sam Young will probably be a bigger factor this series. PG will try to contain ‘Melo. Pendergraph, West, Hansbrough are options. Twitter @ScottAgness

January 28, 2013 Updates

The Indiana Pacers announced Monday they have re-signed free agent Sam Young. Per club policy, terms of the contracts are not released. The Pacers originally signed Young on Sept. 12, 2012 and waived him on Jan. 6, 2013. He played 28 games with the Pacers, averaging 3.6 points and 2.9 rebounds. NBA.com

January 11, 2013 Updates

The Wolves have called about free agent forward Sam Young. Currently out with an ankle injury, Young is expected to end up re-signing with Indiana. 1500 ESPN

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I’d be shocked if Sam Young didn’t make the roster. Coach Frank Vogel put Young with the starters when they shut Danny Granger down for the final hour or so of practice to rest his left knee. The main reason Vogel put Young with the starters is because he wants the second unit – Augustin, Green, Lance Stephenson, Tyler Hansbrough and Ian Mahinmi – to play together as much as possible. Still, the Pacers like Young’s toughness. Indianapolis Star

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