Pelicans Improve NBA Summer League Play

Tonight against the Utah Jazz, the New Orleans Pelicans drastically improved their play from Friday night's Summer League opening night blowout loss to the Lakers, but the final score still resulted in a loss. But in the NBA, Summer League Championships are not the goal, getting valuable playing time for rookie draft picks Buddy Hield and Cheick Diallo is the most important thing. Here's the breakdown for tonight's Pels-Jazz game, particularly the play of Hield and Diallo.
July 10, 2016

Pelicans Set Summer League Roster & Schedule

Without a 1st round pick the last three summers, even the hardest core of New Orleans Pelican fans found it tough to watch their team participate in the NBA Summer League. Not since Anthony Davis & Austin Rivers came into the league in 2012, has there been the type of excitement that is being generated this summer. With long ball extraordinaire Buddy Hield, and intriguing prospect Cheick Diallo, fans can't wait to watch the youngsters participate later this week in Las Vegas. For all details...
July 3, 2016

Diebler Drafted As Lighty Watches

Former Ohio State guard Jon Diebler was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in the second round of the NBA draft. Meanwhile, David Lighty did not hear his name called. Updated at 12:15 a.m.
June 23, 2011

Draft Day For Former Buckeyes

David Lighty closed his Ohio State career as the winningest player in program history. Now Lighty, Jon Diebler and Dallas Lauderdale will be watching tonight's NBA draft with the hopes of hearing their names being called.
June 23, 2011

Lauderdale Looking For Next Step

Dallas Lauderdale might not have put up overly impressive numbers during his Ohio State career, but his overall athleticism remains a coveted commodity. Now as he plans the next step in his career, Lauderdale talks to BuckeyeSports.com about his recent trip to Portsmouth and what he will focus on during the coming weeks.
April 15, 2011

Lighty Talks After OSU Loss

Ohio State senior David Lighty poured his heart into the program for five years only to see his career come to an end Friday night when OSU lost to Kentucky in the Sweet 16. Lighty discussed the end of his career in other topics in the postgame locker room.
March 27, 2011

Stunner: Buckeyes Fall To Wildcats

Just like last season, Ohio State had a chance to at least tie a Sweet 16 contest with a shot in the closing seconds only to come up short. The top-seeded Buckeyes suffered a 62-60 loss to No. 4 seed Kentucky, bringing an abrupt end to an otherwise impressive season.
March 25, 2011

ScoutTV: David Lighty Speaks

Top-seeded Ohio State takes the court tonight against No. 4 seed Kentucky. Scout.com caught up with fifth-year senior forward David Lighty for some thoughts on the eve of the game.
March 25, 2011