The annual NBA Development League Showcase is the marquee in-season scouting event of the NBA’s minor league. All 22 D-League teams converge in one city to play in front of NBA general managers and player personnel executives from all 30 NBA teams.
Recap the best of Day 2 of 5 in Mississauga, Ontario, home of Raptors 905:
GAME 1: Windy City 102, Fort Wayne 78
Bulls center Alec Brown made his presence felt on Day 2, spearheading a stout defensive effort with 15 rebounds and four blocks to go along with 14 points.
Alfonzo McKinnie, Windy City
20 Points, 11 Rebounds
GAME 2: Sioux Falls 114, Reno 105
The Skyforce raced past the Bighorns behind a career day from guard Patrick Miller, who poured in a career-high 29 points in his first start for Sioux Falls.
Luis Montero, Sioux Falls
22 Points, 10 Boards
GAME 3: Maine 122, Canton 117
Scoring 29 points, including a late three that broke a 115-115 tie, Celtics draft pick Abdel Nader displayed his all-around skills in a shootout with Quinn Cook (27 points) and the Charge.
Eric Moreland, Canton
22 Points, 11 Boards, 7 Blocks
GAME 4: Oklahoma City 95, Santa Cruz 86
For the second straight day, Thunder draft pick Dakari Johnson controlled the paint en route to a victory, this time putting forth a dominant 25-point, 13-rebound, 4-block effort.
Reggie Williams, OKC