DriveBeatKnicks3-30-17
BeerCityHoops GR Drive

Drive win third straight, beat Knicks on the road

The Grand Rapids Drive (25-24) used a 41-point 4th quarter to complete a 108-96 comeback win against the Westchester Knicks (19-30) on Thursday night, earning their third consecutive victory. The win guaranteed the team will finish at .500 or better this season, their first in Grand Rapids. After the Knicks held the Drive to just 16 points in the […]

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Drive clamp down on Red Claws in matinee game

The Grand Rapids Drive (24-24) have responded with two straight wins over division leaders after being eliminated from the NBA D-League playoffs. Tuesday morning at the DeltaPlex Arena, the Drive defeated the Maine Red Claws (28-20) 107-95 in a Meijer School Day game that started at 11 a.m. in front of over 2,400 school children. […]

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Drive keep slim playoff hopes alive with win over Swarm

The Grand Rapids Drive pulled out a 108-103 victory over the Greensboro Swarm on Saturday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. Kevin Murphy scored 30 points and Lorenzo Brown added 26 points as the Drive (22-22) moved back to the .500 mark. Playing without Jordan Crawford, who recently signed an NBA contract with the […]

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No defending Grand Rapids Drive’s fourth straight loss

Six players scored at least 13 points as the Greensboro Swarm (14-26) used a balanced attack in a 114-108 win over the Grand Rapids Drive (20-21) on Saturday night at The Fieldhouse in Greensboro, NC. The Drive have now lost four straight games and have an uphill battle to get back in playoff contention. Mike Tobey […]

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Drive lose big in fiery matchup with Mad Ants

The Grand Rapids Drive lost 136-105 to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in a fiery matchup of NBADL Eastern Conference playoff contenders. Jordan Loyd led the visitors with a near triple-double (30 points, seven rebounds and 11 assists) and Travis Leslie added 29 points as the Mad Ants won their second straight game while handing Grand […]

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Drive win 8th straight home game, beat Nets

Returning from their appearances at NBA All-Star Weekend, Kevin Murphy and Jordan Crawford led the Grand Rapids Drive as the team returned to the court on Wednesday night in a 118-106 win over the Long Island Nets to win their eighth game in the last nine and extend the Drive’s home winning streak to eight games. Murphy, […]

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GR Drive’s Kevin Murphy and Jordan Crawford head to D-League All-Star Weekend

When the NBA Development League’s All-Star Weekend kicks off today, the Grand Rapids Drive will have two players in uniform for the festivities at the Smoothie King Arena in New Orleans, LA. Kevin Murphy (left) will take the court for the 3-Point Contest. Through 34 games with the Drive this season, Murphy has made 107 of 260 attempts […]

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Jarell Eddie, Bulls take Drive on roller-coaster ride for 131-114 win

Jarell Eddie and the Windy City Bulls got off to a quick start before allowing the Grand Rapids Drive back in to the game but finished with a flurry of 47 points in the fourth quarter to secure their third straight victory with a 131-114 win Tuesday night in Hoffman Estates, IL. Coming off the bench […]