The 2016 NBA Development League Showcase presented by Samsung is the NBA D-League’s annual in-season scouting event, when all 19 D-League teams converge in one city to play in front of NBA general managers and player personnel executives from all 30 NBA teams.
If you are not out in Santa Cruz, or can’t tune in to NBA TV or YouTube, don’t worry. All of the week’s best video highlights can be found below.
GAME 1: Canton 118, Los Angeles 113
Veteran Charge point guard Jorge Gutierrez came up big, notching a triple-double with 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists.
GAME 2: Idaho 98, Fort Wayne 92
Tough wing Bryce Dejean-Jones led a strong Stampede effort on both ends. The Iowa State product scored inside and out en route to 22 points on 7-of-14 shooting.
GAME 3: Rio Grande Valley 125 Raptors 119
Assigned by the Rockets, KJ McDaniels showed what he could do when let loose, scoring 28 points on 10-of-13 shooting, including 5-of-8 from three.
GAME 4: Sioux Falls 102, Santa Cruz 81
For the second straight game, young Heat assignees Josh Richardson and Jarnell Stokes proved to be a force of an inside-out duo. The Skyforce’s dominant defensive effort lifted them to 16-3, the best start in NBA D-League history.