The New York Knicks have waived guards Trey Burke and Xavier Rathan-Mayes and forward Nigel Hayes. Burke, 6-1, 190-pounds, was originally signed on Oct. 11 and did not appear in the preseason. Rathan-Mayes, 6-4, 205-pounds, was originally signed on Aug. 18 and appeared in three preseasons games, scoring two points in 28 minutes. Hayes, 6-8, 240-pounds, [...]
The Knicks announced the former Wisconsin star was one of three players cut Saturday to get their roster set for opening night.
Nigel Hayes, the gregarious small forward fighting for a Knicks roster spot, has a challenge for the fans of his new team: prove him wrong.
In addition to Hayes, the team signed Pittsburgh’s Jamel Artis and Florida State’s Xavier Rathan-Mayes.
The Knicks have signed forwards Jamel Artis and Nigel Hayes and guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes. Until we hear otherwise, we will assume these are non-guaranteed or very partially-guaranteed deals that merely bring these players to training...Show More Summary
The Knicks have signed Nigel Hayes to a partially guaranteed contract, according to ESPN.
Nigel Hayes, the Wisconsin product who trashed New York as "dirty" during the NCAA tournament, will play with the Knicks in summer league.
Back in November, Nigel Hayes posted a lengthy message on social media where he opened up about the racial discrimination he and others have experienced at his university after a fan was spotted at a Badgers home football game against Nebraska wearing a President Barack Obama mask with a noose tied around his neck. That fan was not even asked […]
“I guess a black male’s naturally dreaded hair in a ponytail isn’t fit for NBA teams/communities.”
"I guess a black male's naturally dreaded hair in a ponytail isn't fit for NBA teams."
No. 8 seed Wisconsin will take on No. 4 seed Florida in an East Region Sweet 16 matchup at Madison Square Garden on Friday, but one Badgers player isn’t too thrilled about being in New York.Ahead of the matchup at the legendary arena,...Show More Summary
The Wisconsin senior is a delight on and off the court. If your bracket is busted and you need a bandwagon to hop on for the remainder of March Madness, let me direct you to Wisconsin senior Nigel Hayes, the most lovable player in the NCAA tournament. Show More Summary
Last week, Wisconsin Badgers star Nigel Hayes proved he could come up big in the bright lights at he helped his squad defeat Villanova and get into the Sweet 16. Hayes isn’t so worried about the bright lights in New York as they get set to play the Florida Gators on Friday at Madison Square […]
Nigel Hayes doesn't love New York.
Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes is in New York City, the greatest metropolis in the world. His Badgers take on Florida Friday night for (...)
Nigel Hayes, Bronson Koenig and Wisconsin are back in the Sweet 16 for the fourth straight season
Student athlete memes joke about how it’s also a lifestyle, but for Wisconsin basketball star Nigel Hayes, college basketball goes even beyond that — it’s become a political mission, too. The Badgers senior has had a stellar last three...Show More Summary
Wisconsin senior Nigel Hayes is looking to finish off his decorated college career with another trip to the Final Four