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Wenyen Gabriel: Deal expires
The Clippers didn't re-sign Gabriel after his 10-day contract expired Friday, Keith Smith of Spotrac.com reports.
Now that his time in the NBA is over, Gabriel is expected to rejoin the G League's Wisconsin Herd, with whom he played before inking the first of his three 10-day deals in December. After his week-and-a-half stint with the Nets, Gabriel linked up with the Clippers on a pair of 10-day deals. He appeared in five games during his time with LA, averaging 2.3 points and 2.3 rebounds in 7.5 minutes.... See More ... See Less
Clippers' Wenyen Gabriel: Re-ups with Clippers
The Clippers re-signed Gabriel on a second 10-day contract Tuesday, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reports.
Gabriel was briefly a free agent after his first 10-day deal with the Clippers expired Monday, but since the team was off that day, LA waited until Tuesday before adding him back to the roster on a new contract. He'll be sticking with the Clippers on a hardship exemption, which the NBA granted the team after Justise Winslow entered the COVID-19 health and safety protocols Sunday. Gabriel is expected to be a fringe member of the rotation for the duration of his deal.... See More ... See Less
Wenyen Gabriel: Time ends with Clips
The Clippers didn't re-sign Gabriel after his 10-day contract expired Monday, Keith Smith of Spotrac.com reports.
Gabriel is expected to return to the G League's Wisconsin Herd after wrapping up his second 10-day deal of the season, with his first one having come with the Nets in December. During his time with the Clippers, Gabriel averaged 2.2 points and 2.4 rebounds in 8.2 minutes.... See More ... See Less
Clippers' Wenyen Gabriel: To sign with Clippers
The Clippers are expected to sign Gabriel to a 10-day hardship contract. Andrew Greif of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Gabriel just finished up a 10-day stint with Brooklyn and now will get a chance to play for the Clippers, who are currently down two centers. The hope is that Gabriel can be available for Friday's game against Toronto, a good sign that he could get some minutes right away.... See More ... See Less
Nets' Wenyen Gabriel: Joining Nets via hardship exemption
The Nets are planning to sign Gabriel to a 10-day contract Saturday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
Gabriel has been playing for the G League's Wisconsin Herd this season, averaging 13.8 points and 8.6 rebounds per game. Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving entered the league's health and safety protocols Saturday, forcing the Nets to sign another player via the NBA's hardship exemption. In most circumstances, Gabriel would not be expected to play but he could have a chance to see some minutes with Brooklyn currently down 10 players.... See More ... See Less
Wenyen Gabriel: Posts impressive double-double
Gabriel tallied 26 points (11-20 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 1-3 FT), 16 rebounds, one steal and one blocked shot over 36 minutes Friday in Wisconsin's 131-127 victory against Grand Rapids.
Gabriel notched season highs in both points and rebounds in the win, and he tied his season-best mark with three three-pointers. The 24-year-old also extended his streak of games with at least one swat to eight. Gabriel is averaging 13.9 points, 7.9 boards, 1.8 blocks and 1.0 steals per contest on the campaign.... See More ... See Less
Wenyen Gabriel: Swats four shots for Wisconsin
Gabriel played 31 minutes in Wisconsin's 111-108 win over Fort Wayne on Friday and totaled 19 points (7-11 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, two assists, four blocked shots and one steal.
Gabriel finished with a 7-for-11 line from the field for the second straight game, and he set a season high with the four blocks. The 6-foot-9 forward has swatted at least one shot in each of his four G League contests this season, and he is averaging a healthy 17.0 points, 7.5 boards, 1.5 steals and 2.2 blocks while shooting 56.5 percent from the field. Gabriel is looking to get back to the NBA level after logging 51 games between Portland, Sacramento and New Orleans over the previous two seasons.... See More ... See Less
Wenyen Gabriel: Posts double-double in G League win
Gabriel tallied 18 points (9-17 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 0-1 FT), 12 rebounds, three assists, three steals and two blocked shots over 32 minutes for Wisconsin in a 126-124 victory versus the Charge on Monday.
Gabriel is among the more NBA-seasoned players in the G League, as he played 51 combined Association games between Portland, Sacramento and New Orleans over the past two campaigns. He hasn't done much with those opportunities but did show flashes of potential with the Pelicans near the end of last season. Given his box-score-stuffing effort Monday, he should be among the featured players for Wisconsin this season.... See More ... See Less
Wenyen Gabriel: Waived by New Orleans
Gabriel was waived by the Pelicans on Tuesday, Will Guillory of The Athletic reports.
Gabriel was a depth option for the Pelicans last season but couldn't make the cut this year. He's a 24-year-old with 51 games of NBA experience.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Scores career-high 14 points
Gabriel tallied 14 points (5-11 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 1-2 FT), six rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block in 30 minutes during Friday's 125-122 loss to the Warriors.
The 24-year-old has been getting extra run off the bench over his past five games with Zion Williamson (finger) and Brandon Ingram (ankle) out of the lineup, averaging 8.6 points, 5.4 rebounds, 1.8 three-pointers, 0.8 steals and 0.8 blocks in 23.0 minutes in that span. Gabriel should continue to log solid minutes off the bench in Sunday's season finale against the Lakers.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Records season high in win
Gabriel added seven points (2-3 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 2-3 FT), four rebounds, one assist and one block in Thursday's win over Orlando.
This was Gabriel's first appearance since April 7 against Brooklyn, snapping a streak of seven straight DNP-CDs. The forward also posted a new season best in scoring, as his previous high was just three points.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Drains first three of season
Gabriel recorded three points (1-2 FG, 1-2 3Pt) and one rebound during Tuesday's loss to Atlanta.
The Kentucky product made the most of his limited minutes off the bench. Gabriel actually posted a season high offensively by knocking down his first three of the year. Across seven other appearances, Gabriel has scored in just one contest while posting a total of 10 rebounds.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Outside of rotation
Gabriel has appeared in one of the Pelicans' three games since being recalled from the G League's Erie BayHawks over the All-Star break.
His lone outing was a five-minute cameo in the Pelicans' blowout win over the Cavaliers on Friday, when he tallied one point (0-1 FG, 1-2 FT) and one rebound. The 6-foot-9 forward doesn't look like he'll be a regular part of head coach Alvin Gentry's rotation.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Assigned to G League
Gabriel was assigned to the Erie BayHawks on Wednesday, Andrew Lopez of ESPN.com reports.
Gabriel has only appeared in four games for the Pelicans this year, but he'll now head to the G League bubble in Orlando ahead of the 2021 playoffs. The 23-year-old should get more playing time with the BayHawks to close out the G League campaign.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Non-factor Tuesday
Gabriel didn't score but grabbed one rebound in two minutes of action during Tuesday's win over Houston.
Gabriel made an appearance for just the third time this year. The forward hasn't scored yet but has hauled in a total of four rebounds since making his season debut against the Rockets on Jan. 30.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Available Friday
Gabriel (back) is active Friday against the Hornets.
Gabriel was questionable for Friday's contest due to a right lower back contusion, but he'll suit up for the Pelicans. However, the 23-year-old has yet to see game action this year.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Questionable for Friday
Gabriel is questionable for Friday's game at Charlotte due to a right lower back contusion.
The 23-year-old apparently suffered the injury in practice since he has yet to see game action this season. Gabriel's availability, or lack thereof, shouldn't impact coach Stan Van Gundy's rotation Friday.... See More ... See Less
Pelicans' Wenyen Gabriel: Clear of injury report
Gabriel (knee) isn't listed on the injury report for Wednesday's game against the Thunder.
The 23-year-old was considered probable for Monday's contest but has yet to make his season debut. Even now that he's healthy, Gabriel is unlikely to be a significant factor in coach Stan Van Gundy's rotation.... See More ... See Less
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