Stories tagged: Rui Hachimura
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Clarke shook off the rust quickly, averaging 14.6 points and hitting the game-winning tip-in in the semifinals to help Memphis reach the Summer League title game against Minnesota on Monday …
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
The Rui Hachimura era is underway.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
More than 1,000 media credentials were distributed for the 15th NBA Summer League, and the league’s communication department confirmed it was the largest contingent of international media ever.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
Brandon Clarke tipped in a rebound with 18 seconds left to extend the Grizzlies’ lead to three, before Paris Lee and Bruno Caboclo hit three late free throws to ice …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Selected ninth overall last month, the former Gonzaga star was 9 of 12 from the field with two 3-pointers, nine rebounds and two blocks.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Harvey is averaging 13 points per game in Las Vegas after averaging six points in his two games during the Salt Lake City Summer League.
UPDATED: Sun., July 7, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
NBA Summer League:
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
With the game in his hands, Rui Hachimura delivered in his first game wearing a Washington Wizards jersey.
UPDATED: Sun., June 30, 2019, 11:24 p.m.
Hoopfest has been known in recent years to pull in famous athletes to show off during the busy weekend. After Rui Hachimura on Saturday, Hoopfest went a step further and …
UPDATED: Sat., June 29, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga standouts Rui Hachimura, Josh Perkins, Zykera Rice take in Hoopfest dunk contest as judges
Fans at Hoopfest’s Nike Center Court were treated to a special surprise as four former Gonzaga basketball players took the court Saturday. Rui Hachimura, the ninth overall pick in this …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Hachimura became the first player from Japan to get chosen in the first round of the NBA draft after being taken with the No. 9 overall pick by the rebuilding …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
John Blanchette: Despite their collegiate accomplishments, the toughest challenges still await this bunch of Bulldogs
Both players, Hachimura in particular, will have to endure the modern blather that suggests that any first-rounder who falls short of All-Pro status is somehow a bust.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
Rui Hachimura, wearing special attire for the occasion, made history Thursday night in New York and Japan and contributed to another major milestone for Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
NBA draft updates: History made as Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke give Gonzaga two first-round picks; Zach Norvell Jr. goes undrafted
The Gonzaga men’s basketball program has had two players selected in the first round of the NBA draft for the first time.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Japanese tennis players Naomi Osaka and Kei Nishikori are also Nissin brand ambassadors.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
The NBA couldn’t have asked for a better draft lead-in than the Anthony Davis blockbuster trade. While the first wave of headlines rightfully belonged to the Los Angeles Lakers, the …
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s starting five at the NBA draft: Projected first-round picks Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke, head coach Mark Few and assistant coaches Brian Michaelson and Tommy Lloyd.
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
Guessing game has Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke going in middle of first round at NBA draft
There are dozens of NBA mock drafts, top 100 rankings and best players available lists. Newspapers and television outlets are conducting live mock drafts.
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Gonzaga Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke won’t know for sure where they will go until the NBA draft on June 20, but they received a pretty good indication Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura has opted to skip the NBA draft combine next week, apparently following in the footsteps of former Zag Domantas Sabonis.
Tue., April 23, 2019
There are always unintended consequences to every NCAA action. Not unforeseeable ones, just unintended ones.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Brandon Clarke has declared for the NBA draft. Clarke made it official Wednesday via a GU release, two days after teammate Rui Hachimura declared for the draft. …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
And now begins the debate over what Rui Hachimura might become.
Mon., April 15, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
A look back at some of Rui Hachimura’s finest moments as a Zag. On Monday, Hachimura became the ninth player in Gonzaga history to declare early for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has declared for the NBA Draft, the school announced. Hachimura made it official Monday, but the announcement isn’t a surprise. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward from …
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Rui Hachimura added another major honor to his awards collection. Gonzaga’s standout junior forward was named the Julius Erving Award winner as the top small forward in the nation Friday …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
We picked the brains of ESPN’s Sean Farnham, CBS Sports’ Wally Szczerbiak and an NBA scout about Hachimura, Clarke and the NBA draft.
Wed., April 3, 2019, 5:55 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke were named to the 10-player Wooden Award All-American team.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
There’s another Gonzaga streak that doesn’t receive as much attention as the program’s 21 consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances, 11 straight opening-round wins and five Sweet 16s in a row. Gonzaga’s …
Mon., April 1, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura is positioned to add another significant accomplishment to his basketball career.