InsideHoops.com NewsWire: In a restructuring of the coaching staff, the Hawks have named former NBA center Alton Lister to an assistant coaching position with an emphasis on the team’s big men, it was announced today by Hawks Executive VP/GM Billy Knight. With Lister’s addition, the team has also announced that former assistant coaches Herb […]
Archive for August 22nd, 2007
NBA Names Pedowitz To Lead Review of League’s Officiating Program and Rules, Policies and Procedures Concerning Gambling
Posted in General on Aug 22nd, 2007
NBA Commissioner David Stern announced today that the NBA has named Lawrence B. Pedowitz, a former Chief of the Criminal Division in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and current partner at law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, to lead […]
The Golden State Warriors have signed forward Stephane Lasme (pronounced stef-on laz-me), whom the team selected with the 46th overall selection in the 2007 NBA Draft, to a contract, Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Chris Mullin announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.
Lasme, a 6-8 forward, played four seasons […]
Posted in Atlanta Hawks on Aug 22nd, 2007
The Atlanta Hawks have exercised the contract options for the 2008-09 season on forward Marvin Williams and forward/center Shelden Williams, it was announced today by Executive VP/General Manager Billy Knight. Per team policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
Entering his third season with the Hawks, Marvin Williams saw his numbers increase in virtually every category last […]
Posted in Washington Wizards on Aug 22nd, 2007
Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has signed guard Donell Taylor and forward Mike Hall to a pair of qualifying offers. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Taylor (6-5, 193) has appeared in 98 career games (two starts) over two seasons with the Wizards. He has averaged 2.7 […]
Posted in International on Aug 22nd, 2007
Following six days of training in Las Vegas, Nev., USA Basketball announced its official 12-man roster that will represent the United States in the Aug. 22-Sept. 2 FIBA Americas Championship 2007.
Named to the USA Basketball Senior National Team were Carmelo Anthony (Denver Nuggets); Chauncey Billups (Detroit Pistons); Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers); Tyson Chandler (New […]