Stories tagged: domantas sabonis
Thu., June 4, 2020
Several former Gonzaga Bulldogs are close to resuming their NBA seasons.
Tue., March 31, 2020
Kevin Durant and Trae Young will lead a 16-player field of NBA players in an NBA 2K20 tournament airing on ESPN.
UPDATED: Sun., March 22, 2020
Former Gonzaga standout Domantas Sabonis’ meteoric NBA rise is no surprise to anyone around Indiana’s versatile forward
Several days before the sports world was sidelined by coronavirus, Sabonis had 20 points and 17 rebounds against Dallas on March 8, which gave the ex-Zag 50 double-doubles on the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 30, 2020
For the first time in 20 years, Gonzaga will be represented in the NBA All-Star Game.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 22, 2020
John Stockton is the only former Gonzaga player to make an All-Star game roster, but that could change in the near future. The 23-year-old Sabonis has put together an impressive …
Sun., Jan. 19, 2020
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
James Harden scored 44 points and the Houston Rockets used a big fourth quarter run to beat the Indiana Pacers 111-102 on Friday night.
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
Kyle Wiltjer heated up late and Kevin Pangos never got untracked as Canada closed the FIBA World Cup with an 82-76 loss to Germany.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
Former Gonzaga standout Kyle Wiltjer drains seven 3s in Canada’s record-setting win at FIBA World Cup
Canada entered its name in the FIBA World Cup record book Saturday with the help of a couple of former Gonzaga standouts.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
Team USA’s dominant performance made for a tough outing for former Gonzaga standout Rui Hachimura and his Japanese teammates Thurdsay at the FIBA World Cup in China.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
Domantas Sabonis helps Lithuania past Canada, ex-Zags teammates Kevin Pangos and Kyle Wiltjer at FIBA World Cup
Gonzaga’s international success in recruiting has been on display at the FIBA World Cup in China, including one matchup Tuesday involving three former Zag teammates.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019
Sometimes a picture truly is worth 1,000 words. When Domantas Sabonis was asked how proud he is to see Gonzaga again ranked No. 1, the Indiana big man didn’t utter …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
The only thing that’s changed is the uniform. Domantas Sabonis roams the court, setting concrete screens, collecting rebounds, taking high-percentage shots, dunking followed by an occasional Sabonis’ flex/snarl. Just like …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
Gonzaga basketball commit Dominick Harris went way up Friday, high enough to land at No. 1 on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 plays.
Wed., July 4, 2018
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer will spend next season with Unicaja Malaga, the Spanish professional team announced.
Tue., March 13, 2018
UNC Greensboro guard Francis Alonso childhood friend, teammate of former Gonzaga star Domantas Sabonis
BOISE – Gonzaga’s and UNC Greensboro’s campuses are roughly 2,500 miles apart, but their connections extend abroad. To Spain, to be precise. UNCG standout guard Francis Alonso is a native …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018
Domantas Sabonis and Kelly Olynyk have new addresses this season and change seems to agree with the two former Zags.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017
Indiana announced Friday it has picked up the third-year contract option on Sabonis, who was dealt from Oklahoma City this summer along with Victor Oladipo in exchange for Paul George.
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017
For the second time in three days, a former Gonzaga Bulldog is changing addresses in an NBA blockbuster trade.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
Imagine being 19 years old, glancing at twitter and seeing your name listed in the first round of an NBA mock draft. Gonzaga freshman center Zach Collins doesn’t have to …
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017
Gonzaga and Baylor can’t seem to get away from each other this season.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017
When Przemek Karnowski was a freshman, he played 10.7 minutes per game behind Kelly Olynyk, Elias Harris and Sam Dower. When Domantas Sabonis was a freshman, he came off the …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016
Russell Westbrook often has taken over as a scorer in the second half when his team has needed scoring punch. This time, he pushed his Oklahoma City Thunder over the …
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016
Perhaps the biggest question on the minds of Gonzaga fans is how effectively the Zags can mix and match with a roster packed with talented transfers and freshmen.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016
A month after Kevin Durant broke Oklahoma City’s heart, Russell Westbrook has reaffirmed his desire to stay with the Thunder.
Fri., June 24, 2016
This is Hoopfest’s weekend, but in the event’s DNA is a willingness to share, whether it’s with other causes or the avowed one: basketball.
UPDATED: Thu., June 23, 2016
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Domantas Sabonis became the second-highest draft pick in program history when the Orlando Magic made the talented forward the 11th pick overall in Thursday’s NBA draft.
Wed., June 22, 2016
Former Gonzaga teammates Domantas Sabonis and Kyle Wiltjer went about predraft preparations in different ways with the same goal in mind: improving their NBA draft stock.
Wed., April 6, 2016
ESPN is reporting that Gonzaga University forward Domantas Sabonis plans to declare for the NBA draft.
Thu., March 3, 2016
There are a few ways this can go. The entry pass can find Domantas Sabonis, who maneuvers for a soft, left-handed jump hook. Or the entry pass leads Sabonis for …