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D-League Becomes Test Ground For New Ideas

Since it started in 2001, the D-League has been focused on fostering and funneling talent to the NBA.


Melvin Ely of the Texas Legends looks on during the game against the Delaware 87ers during the 2014 NBA D-League Showcase on January 9, 2014 at the Reno Events Center in Reno, Nevada. (credit: David Calvert/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pelicans Sign Ely From Texas Legends

The Pelicans have signed center Melvin Ely of the Texas Legends for the final two games of the season, beginning with Monday night’s home contest against Oklahoma City.


Shane Larkin #3 of the Dallas Mavericks (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

One Night In The D-League: Mavs Recall Crowder, James And Larkin

The Mavericks announced Friday that they have recalled Jae Crowder, Bernard James and Shane Larkin from the Texas Legends D-Legue team – after sending them there 24 hours earlier


Phoenix Suns v Dallas Mavericks

Delonte West A No-Show For Texas Legends

Delonte West hasn’t joined the Texas Legends more than two weeks after the NBA Development League team acquired his rights.


Eduardo Najera of the Dallas Mavericks looks on with a smile during the game against the Sacramento Kings at Arco Arena on April 10, 2010 in Sacramento, California. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Najera Retires Into New Roles With Mavs

Eduardo Najera announced his retirement as an NBA player on Wednesday and will move into a couple of roles with the Mavericks, including coach of the team’s D-League affiliate.


Washington Wizards v Dallas Mavericks

Mavs Call Up 7-Foot Chinese Forward Yi Jianlian

The Mavericks have recalled 7-foot forward Yi Jianlian. He is scheduled to join the Mavs in time for their game Tuesday night at Detroit.


Tennessee v Michigan

Texas Legends Offer Pearl D-League Coaching Job

The Texas Legends made Bruce Pearl an offer and are waiting to see if the former Tennessee coach will take over the reins of the team.