Interview: Reggie Hearn, G League Ignite

Call-Ups is delighted to bring you an exclusive interview with G League veteran, Reggie Hearn. Who has played over 270 G League games with the Idaho Stampede, Reno Bighorns, Grand Rapids Drive, Stockton Kings, and South Bay Lakers.

In 2018, Hearn signed a two-way contract with the Detroit Pistons, where he went on to make 3 NBA appearances. Most recently, the 29-year-old signed for the new G League Ignite team, for elite prospects, as a veteran.

Topics include how the opportunity with the Ignite team came around and the potential of the prospects (Jalen Green, Jonathan Kuminga, Kai Sotto, etc). Hearn also speaks about the other veterans on the team. As well as 5-time NBA Champion, Brian Shaw, who is Ignite’s Head Coach.

An insight into the recent Ignite scrimmage games is provided, before Hearn speaks about his career to date. Including why he’s decided to dedicate his career to the G League, his time with the South Bay Lakers (2019-20), and making his NBA debut with the Pistons in 2018.

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