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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 […]

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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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Spencer Dinwiddie returns to Drive for D-League Showcase

The NBA D-League Showcase comes at a perfect time for the Detroit Pistons. After Brandon Jennings returned to the lineup last month, the bench has become a crowded place and playing time at guard rare. Today, the Pistons announced they’ve assigned guard Spencer Dinwiddie to the team’s NBADL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive. Dinwiddie, also behind […]

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Drive fall short against Mad Ants

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Devin Ebanks’ 3-pointer at the buzzer fell short as the Fort Wayne Mad Ants beat the Grand Rapids Drive 99-96 on Sunday afternoon in Beer City, USA. The Drive lineup had some new faces Sunday as Detroit Pistons’ assignees Spencer Dinwiddie and Darrun Hilliard made the trip west on I-96 to the DeltaPlex to […]