123 former NBA D-Leaguers in NBA training camps

NEW YORK One hundred and twenty three players with NBA Development League experience over the last 11 seasons are featured on 2012-13 NBA training camp rosters, including 52 who spent time in the NBA D-League last season.

The Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats, Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwovles, Toronto Raptors and Utah Jazz each have six players with NBA D-League experience on their respective training camp rosters, while an additional five teams each have five former NBA D-League players on their training camp squads.

The 2012-13 NBA D-League tips off its 12th season on Friday, Nov. 23 with a four-game slate including matchups between the Maine Red Claws and Canton Charge, Erie BayHawks and Fort Wayne Mad Ants, Texas Legends and Tulsa 66ers, and the Bakersfield Jam and Rio Grande Valley Vipers.

Following is the list of former NBA D-League players on 2012-13 NBA training camp rosters:


Player                      NBA Team

Adrien, Jeff               Charlotte

Ahearn, Blake           Indiana

Akognon, Josh          Dallas

Aldrich, Cole             Oklahoma City

Amundson, Lou        Minnesota

Anderson, Alan         Toronto

Anderson, James       Atlanta

Anthony, Joel           Miami

Azubuike, Kelenna    Cleveland

Babbitt, Luke            Portland

Barea, Jose                Minnesota

Barnes, Matt             L.A. Clippers

Barron, Earl              Washington

Bass, Brandon           Boston

Beaubois, Rodrigue   Dallas

Benson, Keith           Atlanta

Blatche, Andray        Brooklyn

Bledsoe, Eric             L.A. Clippers

Bradley, Avery          Boston

Brooks, Aaron           Sacramento

Brown, Shannon       Phoenix

Butch, Brian             Utah

Bynum, Will             Detroit

Johnson, Carldell       Atlanta

Carroll, DeMarre       Utah

Carroll, Matt             Charlotte

Clark, Earl                 L.A. Lakers

Conroy, Will             Minnesota

Cook, Daequan          Oklahoma City

Cooksey, Vance         Chicago

Copeland, Chris         New York

Davis, Ed                  Toronto

Dupree, Ronald         Memphis

Ebanks, Devin           L.A. Lakers

Evans, Jeremy           Utah

Eyenga, Christian      Orlando

Famous, Jarrid           Memphis

Flynn, Jonny             Detroit

Forbes, Gary              Houston

Gaines, Sundiata       Indiana

Gee, Alonzo              Cleveland

Gilder, Trey               Utah

Gladness, Mickell      Miami

Gortat, Marcin          Phoenix

Goudelock, Andrew   L.A. Lakers

Green, Danny            San Antonio

Green, Gerald            Indiana

Haddadi, Hamed        Memphis

Hannah, Stefhon       Golden State

Hamilton, Jordan       Denver

Harangody, Luke       Cleveland

Harris, Terrel             Miami

Hayes, Chuck            Sacramento

Hayward, Lazar         Oklahoma City

Henry, Xavier            New Orleans

Higgins, Cory            Charlotte

Hollins, Ryan            L.A. Clippers

Honeycutt, Tyler       Sacramento

Ilyasova, Ersan          Milwaukee

Jackson, Darnell        Utah

Jackson, Reggie         Oklahoma City

Johnson, Amir          Toronto

Johnson, Ivan            Atlanta

Johnson, James         Sacramento

Jones, Dahntay          Dallas

Jones, Dominique      Dallas

Jordan, Jerome          Memphis

Joseph, Cory             San Antonio

Kennedy, D.J.           Memphis

Koufos, Kosta           Denver

Kurz, Robert             Boston

Lee, Malcolm            Minnesota

Leslie, Travis             L.A. Clippers

Lin, Jeremy               Houston

Livingston, Shaun     Houston

Lucas, John               Toronto

Mahinmi, Ian            Indiana

Martin, Cartier          Washington

Mays, James              Brooklyn

McNeal, Jerel            Toronto

McRoberts, Josh        Orlando

Miles, CJ                   Cleveland

Mills, Patty               San Antonio

Morris, Darius           L.A. Lakers

Morris, Marcus          Houston

Mullens, Byron         Charlotte

N’Diaye, Hamady      Sacramento

Neal, Gary                 San Antonio

Nevill, Luke              Indiana

Novak, Steve             New York

Odom, Lamar            L.A. Clippers

Patterson, Patrick      Houston

Pittman, Dexter         Miami

Powell, Josh              San Antonio

Samuels, Samardo     Cleveland

Sanders, Larry           Milwaukee

Selby, Josh                Memphis

Sessions, Ramon       Charlotte

Sloan, Donald           Cleveland

Smith, Greg              Houston

Smith, Ish                 Orlando

Smith, Jamar             Boston

Smith, Jason             New Orleans

Stiemsma, Greg         Minnesota

Stone, Julyan            Denver

Tarver, Seth              Minnesota

Taylor, Jermaine        Minnesota

Temple, Garrett         Miami

Thabeet, Hasheem     Oklahoma City

Thomas, Lance          New Orleans

Tinsley, Jamaal         Utah

Tolliver, Anthony      Atlanta

Tucker, PJ                 Phoenix

Tyler, Jeremy            Golden State

Watson, CJ               Brooklyn

Webster, Martell        Washington

White, James            New York

Williams, Lou           Atlanta

Williams, Reggie       Charlotte

Williams, Terrence    Detroit

Wright, Chris            Toronto

Wright, Dorell           Orlando

Zeller, Luke              Phoenix

The NBA Development League, founded in 2001, is the NBA’s official minor league. Featuring 16 teams with direct affiliations to NBA franchises, the NBA D-League is a proven developer of talent: 27 percent of players in the NBA at the conclusion of the 2011-12 season boasted NBA D-League experience, and the league continues to develop coaches, referees, and front-office staff for the NBA and its teams. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs. The NBA D-League also advances the game of basketball as the research and development arm of the NBA. Throughout the league’s 11th season, fans could watch all NBA D-League games online for free at nba.com/dleague.