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Dahntay Jones suspended for Game 4 of Eastern Conference Finals

Former Grand Rapids Drive player Dahntay Jones, currently of the Cleveland Cavaliers, was suspended by the NBA for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals for making contact with Bismarck Biyombo late in the Toronto Raptors‘ Game 3 win on Saturday night. Jones, who has said the contact was inadvertent, will sit out Game 4 at […]

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Dahntay Jones signs 10-day contract with Cleveland Cavs

Cleveland, OH – General Manager David Griffin announced today that the Cleveland Cavaliers have signed guard Dahntay Jones. Jones appeared in 43 games (39 starts) for the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA D-League this season, averaging 15.7 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 35.7 minutes. His splits were 55/41/85. Originally selected as the […]

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Dahntay Jones scores franchise-record 45 points but Drive lose to Raptors

Experience is key. Dahntay Jones, the elder statesman of the team, set a franchise record with 45 points in the home finale of the season at the DeltaPlex Arena, but it wasn’t enough as the Grand Rapids Drive lost a tough game to the Raptors 905, 108-92. Jones’ 45 points surpassed the previous record of 43 points set […]

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Raptors 905 in town to face new ‘Bad Company” Jones & Romero

Coming off back-to-back losses to the Erie Bayhawks and the Canton Charge, the Grand Rapids Drive will try and move on from missing the NBA D-League Playoffs and focus their attention to the last two home games of their second season hosting the Raptors 905 Monday and Wednesday. Monday, the Drive(21-25) will host the Raptors 905 squad […]

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Bayhawks end 17-game skid with win over Drive

The Erie BayHawks snapped their NBA D-League-record 17-game losing streak Thursday night beating the Grand Rapids Drive, 127-123. A pair of former Michigan State standouts led the BayHawks to the win. Keith Appling had a game-high 35 points and Branden Dawson, on assignment from the Los Angeles Clippers, had 23. After the BayHawks scored 21 points in the first eight […]

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McGruder helps Sioux Falls escape again from Beer City USA

Rodney McGruder‘s 31 points were too much to handle for the Grand Rapids Drive as they lost to Sioux Falls Skyforce 108-100 Wednesday night at the DeltaPlex. With Lorenzo Brown still out for the Drive with an ankle injury, the NBA D-League leading Skyforce got off to a hot start behind McGruder against a new […]

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Devin Ebanks scores franchise-record 43 points in GR win over Maine

Grand Rapids, MI — Devin Ebanks scored a franchise-record 43 points and the Grand Rapids Drive beat the Maine Red Claws 128-119 on Martin Luther King Day. Grand Rapids improved to 11-10, but it didn’t look that way in the first half. Maine jumped all over the Drive right out of the gate and coach Otis Smith showed […]