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Meet the Top-5 Selections in the 2020-21 NBA G League Draft

On January 11, 2021, the NBA G League held a 3-round draft, where a large number of the big-names did not find a team. Including Lance Stephenson, Michael Beasley, and LiAngelo Ball. Only 25 players were selected in the 57-pick draft, with circa 200 draft eligible players available. The undrafted players will now enter a […]

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Jeremy Lin to Play in G League Bubble for Santa Cruz Warriors

Former NBA point guard Jeremy Lin has agreed to a deal with the Santa Cruz Warriors, the team has confirmed. Santa Cruz are the G League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors. This move had been a number of weeks in the making, as Lin had planned to sign with the Golden State Warriors. However, […]

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G League Ignite Suffer Blow Out in Second Scrimmage, 125-99

On December 17, the G League Ignite team for elite prospects faced-off for a second time against a G League alumni team. The scrimmage took place at the Ultimate Fieldhouse in Walnut Creek, California. “A good old fashioned butt-whooping,” was Head Coach Brian Shaw‘s brief assessment after Ignite suffered a heavy 125-99 loss. Experience over […]

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Skal Labissière Signs with Westchester Knicks

The former 1st round pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, Skal Labissière, has joined the New York Knicks’ G League affiliate, the Westchester Knicks. According to Marc Stein of the New York Times. The towering forward has signed an Exhibit 10 deal, alongside former Boston Celtics 1st round pick James Young. Such a deal is […]

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Two-Way Preview: Nico Mannion, Golden State Warriors

In preparation for the upcoming 2020-21 NBA season, teams have been filling their rosters with talent, including two-way players. With the Golden State Warriors signing their 48th pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, Nico Mannion, to such a deal. A five-star recruit coming out of high-school, Mannion was a one-and-done prospect with the Arizona Wildcats. He […]

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NBA 2K Next-Gen: The Introduction of the G League

NBA 2K21 is bringing a new aspect to the market that fans of the gaming franchise have been clamoring for many years. This comes with the introduction of the game to the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X|S platforms. As NBA 2K21 now includes a G League route to the NBA in MyCareer. It is […]

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Cole Anthony Speaks to Damian Lillard and Kemba Walker Ahead of Draft

Ahead of the draft on November 18, NBA Call-Ups were able to speak to a number of top prospects. With one of those prospects being Cole Anthony. Despite an underwhelming freshman campaign at the collegiate level, with North Carolina, Anthony is still a highly sought-after point guard. The 20-year-old had a relatively strong season with […]

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Jalen Smith Speaks About His Ever Improving 3-Point Shot

During pre-draft media availability ahead of the 2020 NBA Draft on November 18, NBA Call-Ups were able to speak with potential lottery pick Jalen Smith. The topic centered around the improvements he has been able to make to his game in preparation for his looming NBA opportunity. Q: You have seen an exponential growth in […]

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Jameer Nelson Joins the Delaware Blue Coats as Assistant GM

The Delaware Blue Coats have announced that former NBA Star Jameer Nelson will be joining the organization as the new Assistant General Manager. The Blue Coats are the G League affiliate of the Philadelphia 76ers. In a press release, the Blue Coats signaled their delight at landing Nelson. “We are thrilled to welcome Jameer Nelson […]