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Western Pacific Standings

Team Conf Overall
24-7 38-9
19-8 35-13
13-20 25-25
13-16 24-24
13-20 18-32

2021 Stats

Regular Season 4 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5

Top M.J. Walker News

  • MJ Walker: Returns to action in G League

    Walker tallied eight points (3-10 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 1-1 FT), three rebounds and three assists over 35 minutes Monday in Westchester's loss to the Raptors 905.

    Walker missed nearly two weeks due to an undisclosed issue, but he was able to suit up and log 35 minutes in a starting role Monday. The 23-year-old struggled with his shot, however, and finished with his lowest scoring output in his past six games. Walker is averaging 10.4 points on 39.7 percent shooting on the season.

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  • MJ Walker: Doesn't play Saturday

    Walker was listed as out with injury/illness for Westchester in Saturday's G League loss to Fort Wayne.

    Walker returned to Westchester last week after his 10-day NBA hardship contract with the Phoenix Suns expired. The 23-year-old scored 24 combined points in two games between Jan. 10-11 before missing Saturday's contest. He'll likely return to his starting role with the G League Knicks when he's healthy enough to return to the court.

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  • MJ Walker: Ties cut with Phoenix

    The Suns didn't re-sign Walker after his 10-day contract expired Sunday, Keith Smith of reports.

    Walker is expected to head back to the G League's Westchester Knicks now that his first taste of the NBA level has come to an end. He appeared in two games for the Suns, playing nine minutes in total.

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  • Suns' M.J. Walker: Joins Suns on hardship

    Walker and the Suns agreed Thursday to a 10-day hardship contract, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

    Walker figures to make his NBA debut at some point over the next 10 days. He's been playing in the G League for the Westchester Knicks, where he's averaged 10.4 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.0 steals in 29.4 minutes.

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  • M.J. Walker: Paces Westchester in scoring Friday

    Walker totaled 23 points (9-15 FG, 5-10 3Pt), four rebounds, two assists and a steal over 35 minutes Friday in a loss to Delaware.

    Walker posted his highest scoring output of the campaign, surpassing the 22 points he registered in Westchester's opening game of the season. The 23-year-old also drained a season-high five three-pointers. Walker is averaging 10.1 points on 43.0 percent shooting from the field on the campaign.

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  • M.J. Walker: Solid effort in G League loss

    Walker finished Friday's loss to Raptors 905 with 15 points (6-14 FG, 3-8 3Pt), six assists, three rebounds, four steals and a blocked shot over 38 minutes.

    Walker scored 15 points and knocked down three treys in each contest of the back-to-back set. After logging only one assist in his first three games of the season combined, he dished six dimes Friday and tied his campaign high with four steals. Walker is averaging 14.8 points on 43.8 percent field-goal shooting through his first four professional contests.

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  • M.J. Walker: Scores 22 in first G League game

    Walker totaled 22 points (7-12 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-5 FT), four rebounds, four steals and two blocked shots over 41 minutes for Westchester in a loss to Capital City on Friday.

    The former Florida State standout appeared poised in his G League debut, shooting an efficient 7-for-12 from the field while racking up generous defensive stats. Walker also led Westchester with 41 minutes in the contest, and he should get ample opportunity to carve out a major role with the team after averaging 12.2 points, 2.5 boards, 2.5 assists and 0.9 steals as a college senior last year.

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  • M.J. Walker: Waived by Knicks

    Walker was waived by the Knicks on Saturday, Fred Katz of The Athletic reports.

    Walker signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the Knicks in August but didn't appear in any preseason games. He'll likely head to the G League to begin the 2021-22 campaign.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-5, 213 lbs
Birthplace: Jonesboro, GA
Age: 23