Former Atlanta Hawks players Joe Johnson and Josh Smith had our attention last weekend as the former teammates faced off in Week 1 of the Big 3. It was a good duel with Johnson’s Trilogy besting Smith’s Bivouac. For what it’s worth Johnson set the league record for points in a game with 34 (in a win) on Saturday while Smith will take the court Sunday.
Isaiah Briscoe is still out here hooping. The former Kentucky Wildcat has spent the last couple of seasons playing overseas and in the NBA’s G League. Prior to that, he had a promising stint with the Orlando Magic in 2018-19, but a poorly-timed injury cost him his spot. Now, Briscoe is putting on a show in the BIG3 basketball league.
Ex-Roselle Catholic, Kentucky star Isaiah Briscoe working to get back to the NBA from the G League bubble
Isaiah Briscoe knows what it’s like to play in the NBA and wants to get back there. But he’s taking it one day at a time and not rushing the process. The 6-foot-3 Newark native and former standout at Roselle Catholic High School and the University of Kentucky is currently playing with the Iowa Wolves, the NBA G League affiliate of the Minnesota Timberwolves, in the G League bubble at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex.
The Minnesota Timberwolves waived former Kentucky guard Ashton Hagans, the team announced Saturday. He was one of five players suspended by the Iowa Wolves, the Timberwolves' G League affiliate, on Feb. 10 for violating team protocols in the G League bubble. Hagans, who signed a two-way contract with the club...
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Well, this is awkward. In the hours following Ashton Hagans’ release from the Iowa Wolves due to a violation of COVID-19 protocols, the Wolves turn to another former Cat in the form of Isaiah Briscoe to fill his role. Briscoe had played two games with the Iowa Wolves earlier this...