The Houston Rockets made a late-night move on Monday, signing guard Markel Brown to a two-way contract. And in a related transaction, the team waived guard Brianté Weber. Brown (6-3, 185) joins the Rockets from the Oklahoma City Blue of the NBA G League, where he averaged 17.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.6 assists, and 1.4 steals. [...]
Uh, that seems bad.
Will Fultz ever be able to shoot a ball again? At practice on Sunday, 76ers head coach Brett Brown told reporters all he needs from rookie Markelle Fultz is to be able to shoot a basketball. After missing 35 games rehabbing from a shoulder...Show More Summary
The son of two schoolteachers is up to the task of helping Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz learn the league
The Oklahoma City Thunder has waived guards Bryce Alford and Markel Brown and forward Rashawn Thomas, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Alford, Brown and Thomas, originally signed on Sept. 25, did not appear in a game this preseason.
The No. 1 pick is struggling with his shot. The post Brett Brown Thinks Markelle Fultz’s Shoulder Injury Is Affecting His Shot appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Oklahoma City Thunder signed guards Bryce Alford, Markel Brown, Isaiah Canaan and forward Rashawn Thomas. Until we hear otherwise, we will assume the signings are only for training camp. Alford (6-3, 185) spent four years at UCLA, leaving as the school’s No. 5 all-time leading scorer with 1,922 career points. He set UCLA’s career record for [...]
The Cavaliers waived guard Markel Brown, forward Jonathan Holmes and forward Cory Jefferson today. Brown appeared in six preseason games for the Cavs, averaging 4.8 points and 1.7 rebounds in 14.3 minutes per game. [...]
Pastors gathered outside of the Minnesota Avenue Metro station to discuss recent violent incidents around Metro stations involving young people. 19-year-old Markel Brown said it was important for parents to talk to their children about staying safe when using Metro.
From literally nowhere. In the opening minutes of Game 1 between the Hawks and the Nets, Markel Brown let a little flash out of the bag. Kyle Korver wanted to help so bad. He wanted to get that rebound so bad. But instead, he just got baptized by the high-flyer. Nice way to open up the series.
InsideHoops.com Postgame Notes BROOKLYN — Behind 30 points and 11 rebounds from center Brook Lopez, 18 points, eight rebounds and seven assists from small forward Joe Johnson, and 17 points from guard Markel Brown, the Nets beat a badly short-handed Lakers squad 107-99 Jeremy Lin, Nick Young, Ed Davis, Carlos Boozer, Kobe Bryant (out for season) and [...]
He's no Markel Brown. 360 dunks are all the rage in the NBA right now. Victor Oladipo put on a spinning dunking show in the dunk contest. Markel Brown threw down an in-game 360 dunk recently. DeMar DeRozan tried to join them with a 360 dunk of his own. He failed. Good job, good effort.
Here’s the New York Post reporting on a guy at the end of the Nets bench getting to stand up, leave the bench and play some basketball: Everyone on the Nets has gotten an extended shot at playing time at some point this season. Everyone, that is, except for Markel Brown. The rookie guard, taken by the Nets with the [...]
Los Angeles Fremont Coach Sam Sullivan, in his 38th season, won his 700th coaching victory on Friday when Fremont defeated Hawkins, 76-34, in a Coliseum League game. Markell Brown had 23 points.
The Brooklyn Nets have assigned Markel Brown and Cory Jefferson to the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule, General Manager Billy King announced today. The flexible assignment rule was used because the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the Nets’ D-League affiliate, had four players on assignment at the [...]
Second round pick Markel Brown fractured his right hand during a workout Monday — the Brooklyn Nets announced that Brown will be out for the next 4-6 weeks. From the […] The post Brooklyn Nets Rookie Markel Brown Out 4-6 Weeks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Brooklyn Nets rookie Markel Brown has a broken bone in his right hand that will keep him from basketball activities for four to six weeks.
Brooklyn Nets guard Markel Brown has been diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand, General Manager Billy King announced today. Brown, who was injured while working out in Las Vegas earlier today, had his hand placed in a cast and will be held out of basketball activities for [...]
The Brooklyn Nets have signed guard Markel Brown and forward Cory Jefferson to multi-year contracts, General Manager Billy King announced today. Brown, the 44th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, was acquired from the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night in exchange for cash considerations. He recently completed his senior season at Oklahoma State, averaging 17.2 [...]
For a player who prides himself on his athleticism, Markel Brown couldn't get moving after being drafted.