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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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Drive Top 5: Assists (Single Game)

The five best assist totals in Grand Rapids Drive franchise history:   Nate Wolters – 16 (vs. Maine, 3/19/15)Nate Wolters posts 20 points, 9 rebounds, 16 assists vs. the Red Claws, 3/19/2015 Gary Talton, Jr. – 14 (vs. Erie, 2/10/16)Gary Talton posts 10 points & 14 assists vs. the BayHawks, 2/10/2016 Lorenzo Brown – 12 […]

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Ebanks continues hot streak, Grand Rapids holds off Erie

Devin Ebanks continued his hot streak and the Grand Rapids Drive held off a late comeback to beat the visiting Erie Bayhawks, 111-106. One night after losing their other two point guards, Drive newcomer Gary Talton found himself in a giving mood on Wednesday night. The Drive guard had a double-double and set the team’s season-high with 14 assists in front of […]

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Energy beat Drive 112-98 on Pro Wrestling Night in Iowa

Ric Flair opened the night with his famous, “Whoooo!” and the Iowa Energy defeated the Grand Rapids Drive with a strong second half, 113-108, to extend their winning streak to five games. On pro wrestling night in Des Moines, Iowa in front of  6,158 fans at Wells Fargo Arena, the Drive got off to a great […]

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GR Drive trade Sam Thompson for Gary Talton

The Grand Rapids Drive have traded forward Sam Thompson to the Delaware 87ers for guard Gary Talton. Talton, a 6-foot-1, 170-pound guard out of University of Illinois-Chicago, will wear jersey number 14. He was selected by the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in the 2013 NBA Development League Draft(Round 4). This season with Delaware, the 25 year-old Talton is averaging […]