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G League

Two-Way Preview: Kostas Antetokounmpo, Los Angeles Lakers

In preparation for the 2020-21 NBA season, teams have been filling their rosters with talent, including two-way players. With the Los Angeles Lakers retaining the talents of Kostas Antetokounmpo for the second straight season. The 23-year-old signed with the Lakers in the 2019 off-season and spent the majority of the 2019-20 campaign in the G […]

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G League

Lakers, Celtics, Heat, Pistons Not Expected to Enter G League Bubble

The Los Angeles Lakers (South Bay Lakers), Boston Celtics (Maine Red Claws), Miami Heat (Sioux Falls Skyforce), and Detroit Pistons (Grand Rapids Drive) are among those expected to not participate in a G League bubble. Should there be one. A report from Jared Weiss of The Athletic broke the news of the Celtics opting the […]

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G League

Two-Way Preview: Devontae Cacok, Los Angeles Lakers

When the Los Angeles Lakers first signed undrafted rookie Devontae Cacok to an Exhibit-10 contract in the summer of 2019, few fans had heard his name. By the time the regular season came round, that was no longer the case. As he stood out in the preseason, averaging just over 10 points and 5 rebounds […]

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Interview: Nick Lagios, Director of Basketball Ops for the South Bay Lakers

Call-Ups brings you an exclusive interview with Nick Lagios, who is the Director of Basketball Operations for the South Bay Lakers. A role that he has been in for four-and-a-half seasons. He also works in basketball development for the Los Angeles Lakers. Nick speaks about his role and what it involves. Before taking us through […]

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G League

After 3 Years Overseas Pierre Jackson Returned to the G League With a Bang

After a spell in the NBA in 2017 with the Dallas Mavericks, Pierre Jackson opted to return overseas. During that time, he featured in Israel with Maccabi Tel Aviv, and in China with the Beijing Fly Dragons and the Shenzhen Leopards. With Beijing, he averaged 39.8 points per game. Following his 3-year stint overseas, Jackson […]

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G League

The G League’s Most Efficient Player, Devontae Cacok

23-year-old Devontae Cacok of the South Bay Lakers caught plenty of attention throughout the 2019-20 G League season. Where he led the league in player efficiency rating (29.8). Cacok represented UNC Wilmington at the collegiate level, between 2015-2019. Where he averaged 12.3 points and 9.8 rebounds in 129 games. As a sophomore he shot 80% […]

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G League

The Top Rebounding Players in the NBA G League

It’s easy to get caught up in the glamorous statistic of points per game when looking at G League players. But rebounding can be just as important, if not more. It can shore up a team’s defense and limit opponents to just the single look. On the offensive end, it can provide extra possessions, as […]