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NBA player Anthony Tolliver, Drury announce endowed scholarship in honor of his late mother

Anthony Tolliver and Drury University announced an endowed scholarship in the name of the local basketball legend's late mother. Tolliver's mother, Donna Lewis, was a Drury alumna and earned her bachelor of arts in elementary education in 1975 and her master's in special education in 1984, both from Drury. She then dedicated 32 years to education in the Springfield Public School system, teaching at Central and Hillcrest.
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How Anthony Tolliver Made More Than $353,000 For One Day’s Work

After going undrafted out of Creighton in the 2007 NBA Draft, Anthony Tolliver played in summer league for the Miami Heat, which eventually parlayed into a training camp contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Tolliver’s contract with Cleveland was a typical ‘summer’ contract. It was a fully unguaranteed one-year rookie minimum...
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Pelicans sign Anthony Tolliver and Justin James to 10-day contracts

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced that the team has signed forwards Anthony Tolliver and Justin James to 10-day contracts via the COVID hardship exception. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. Tolliver, 6-8, 240, holds career averages of 6.1 points and 3.3 rebounds...

Pelicans sign Feron Hunt, and void Anthony Tolliver’s contract

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed forward Feron Hunt to a 10-day contract, via the COVID hardship exception. In a related move, the Pelicans voided the contract of Anthony Tolliver, who was just signed a day ago but has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19. Hunt, 6-8, 195, has appeared in...

Pelicans To Sign Anthony Tolliver to 10-Day Hardship Contract

The New Orleans Pelicans are adding veteran Anthony Tolliver on a 10-Day hardship deal. The Pelicans will be the 12th different franchise Tolliver has played for during his NBA career. Tolliver spent part of the 2020-21 season with the Philadelphia 76ers. Tolliver was waived this offseason by Philadelphia. For his...

76ers Move on From Anthony Tolliver

The Philadelphia 76ers announced they have waived veteran forward Anthony Tolliver on Friday. The Sixers' latest roster move doesn't come as much of a surprise. Ever since the new league year started, Philly began moving on from some of the veteran reserves. Their first notable move was to waive the veteran point guard George Hill.

What Sixers waiving Anthony Tolliver means

The Sixers on Friday announced that they waived Anthony Tolliver. The veteran forward was signed midseason in 2020-21 to provide bench depth. The 36-year-old played in just 11 regular-season games and one playoff game with the Sixers. The signing made sense as the team struggled to find reliable minutes from the backup four spot. Alas, Tolliver did little to demonstrate he was an improvement over Mike Scott.

Philadelphia 76ers: Waiving Anthony Tolliver is just step one

And just like that, the Anthony Tolliver-era of Philadelphia 76ers basketball is over. That’s right, after signing a two-year deal with the team back in May, Tolliver has officially been waived by the Sixers per their social media account in order to avoid having the second year of his contract become fully guaranteed on August 28th.
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Anthony Tolliver: Waived by Philly

The 76ers waived Tolliver on Friday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. Tolliver's contract was set to become guaranteed at the end of Friday, so the 76ers decided cut ties with the aging veteran. Philadelphia acquired Andre Drummond and Georges Niang this offseason to bolster their depth behind Tobias Harris and Joel Embiid, making Tolliver dispensable. The 36-year-old could find another team for the 2021-22 season as a veteran bench presence, but his fantasy impact will be minimal at best.

NBA rumors: Anthony Tolliver waived by 76ers

Shams Charania: The 76ers are waiving forward Anthony Tolliver, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. Tolliver’s guarantee date was today. Philadelphia 76ers: We have signed Anthony Tolliver to a contract for the rest of the season. 4 months ago – via Twitter ShamsCharania. Shams Charania: The Philadelphia 76ers plan to sign 14-year...

Sixers Rumors: Anthony Tolliver Not in Team's Current Plans

Will longtime NBA veteran Anthony Tolliver be on the Sixers' roster for the 2021-2022 NBA season? Rumors are beginning to indicate that it's unlikely. Tolliver, who's been in and out of the league since 2008, has bounced around from team to team over the years. Leading up to the 2020-2021 season, Tolliver played with the San Antonio Spurs, Golden State Warriors, Portland Trail Blazers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Hornets, Phoenix Suns, Detroit Pistons, Sacramento Kings, and the Memphis Grizzlies.

76ers Veteran Anthony Tolliver Has High Praise for Tyrese Maxey

When the Philadelphia 76ers selected Tyrese Maxey with the 20th overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, the rookie guard couldn't wait to get to work. Although his first NBA training camp was delayed due to a positive COVID-19 test, Maxey still found ways to work out while in quarantine.
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NBA Veteran Anthony Tolliver is Thrilled to Remain With Sixers

When the Philadelphia 76ers waived the young veteran forward Ignas Brazdeikis last month, a follow-up deal wasn't imminent. At least, not to the public, it wasn't. Behind the scenes, as the Sixers took on a six-game road trip, NBA veteran Anthony Tolliver worked out for the team back at their practice facility in Camden, New Jersey.

Sixers plan to sign veteran Anthony Tolliver for rest of season

The Sixers intend to sign veteran power forward Anthony Tolliver for the remainder of the season once his current 10-day deal expires, sources tell Shams Charania of The Athletic. Tolliver, who was out of the NBA for most of the 2020-21 season, signed a 10-day contract with Philadelphia on April...