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Marcus Derrickson: Debuts with Maine Celtics
Derrickson logged two points (1-1 FG) and one rebound across six minutes during Friday's 105-98 loss to the Motor City Cruise.
The Maine Celtics acquired Derrickson on March 8. They will not expect much from him though, considering many of their other forwards have more G League experience than he does.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Cut loose by Skyhawks
The Skyhawks waived Derrickson on Tuesday.
Derrickson's waiving comes as a bit of a surprise given how large his role has been for the SkyHawks this season. Over 40 games (37 starts), the 6-foot-7 forward has averaged 13.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.8 assists over 27.8 minutes per contest.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Effective against Greensboro
Derrickson had 12 points (5-9 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, one assist and one steal over 34 minutes in Saturday's G League win against Greensboro.
Despite playing primarily out of the starting five this season, Derrickson has struggled to generate much consistency. The 24-year-old has now recorded double-digit point totals in back-to-back games, although it's unclear what role he'll play going forward given his past usage.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Solid stat line in loss
Derrickson had 17 points (4-11 FG, 3-9 3Pt, 3-3 FT), six rebounds and four assists over 37 minutes in Tuesday's G League loss to Wisconsin.
Derrickson saw a slight uptick in minutes Tuesday as the Skyhawks had limited options off the bench, and he still managed to have a productive game despite converting on just 36.4 percent of his field goal attempts. The 24-year-old is averaging 13.9 PPG and 5.2 RPG this season.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Records double-double Tuesday
Derrickson had 24 points (10-15 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 10 rebounds and four assists over 30 minutes in Tuesday's G League win against Rio Grande Valley.
Derrickson had his second-highest field goal percentage of the season Tuesday as he shot 66.7 percent from the floor, resulting in a productive night despite committing six turnovers and fouling out. The 6-foot-7 forward is averaging 13.9 points and 5.1 rebounds per game this season.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Leads team in scoring
Derrickson had 30 points (11-23 FG, 5-13 3Pt, 2-2 FT), six rebounds, two steals and one assist over 35 minutes in Sunday's G League loss to Maine.
Derrickson's usage has increased in recent games, and Sunday's strong performance marked his second-highest scoring total of the season. The 23-year-old is averaging 14.0 points and 5.0 rebounds per game.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Modest production in loss
Derrickson had nine points (3-9 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 1-1 FT), three rebounds and two assists over 21 minutes in Wednesday's G League loss to Grand Rapids.
Derrickson served as a starter for Wednesday's game, but he failed to generate much production as the Skyhawks couldn't secure the win. The 23-year-old is averaging 13.2 points and 4.9 rebounds per game.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Productive in win
Derrickson had 19 points (8-14 FG, 3-5 3Pt), four rebounds, four assists and one steal over 35 minutes in Sunday's G League win against Lakeland.
Derrickson was held scoreless in Thursday's loss to Westchester, but he bounced back by leading the Skyhawks in scoring Sunday. The 23-year-old is averaging 13.1 points and 4.8 rebounds per game this season.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Paces team in scoring
Derrickson finished with 27 points (12-27 FG, 3-8 3Pt), nine rebounds and two assists over 35 minutes in Saturday's G League loss to Iowa.
Derrickson finished with his second-highest point total of the season as he has been one of the most productive players for the Skyhawks this season. He is averaging 14.2 points and 5.0 rebounds per game through the first 17 games.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Notches double-double in win
Derrickson recorded 21 points (7-13 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 3-4 FT), 11 rebounds, three assists and one steal over 32 minutes in Wednesday's G League win against Capital City.
The 23-year-old managed to record his second double-double of the season Wednesday as the Skyhawks handily beat the Go-Go. Derrickson is now averaging 12.8 points and 5.2 rebounds per game this season.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Logs 37 minutes in loss
Derrickson finished with 13 points (2-6 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 5-5 FT), five rebounds, two blocks, one assist and one steal over 37 minutes in Saturday's loss to Canton.
Derrickson had seen decreasing time over the past several games, but he played a big role Saturday against the Charge. The 23-year-old is now averaging 13.3 points and 5.0 rebounds per game over the first nine contests.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Posts double-double Monday
Derrickson recorded 17 points (7-12 FG, 3-7 3 Pt), 10 rebounds, three assists and one block over 29 minutes in Monday's win against Fort Wayne.
Derrickson led the way among the starting five by shooting 58.3 percent from the floor en route to a double-double. The 23-year-old has averaged 15 points and 6.3 rebounds over the first four games of the year.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Gets waived by Atlanta
Derrickson was waived by the Hawks on Friday.
Derrickson signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the Hawks in early August. He'll likely be joining the Erie BayHawks of the G League following his waiving.... See More ... See Less
Hawks' Marcus Derrickson: Inks deal with Atlanta
Derrickson agreed to an Exhibit 10 contract with the Hawks on Friday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
Undrafted out of Georgetown in 2018, Derrickson played 67 total minutes with the Warriors as a rookie last season, racking up 46 points, 13 rebounds, one block and one assist. He spent most of the season in the G League, where he posted 13.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists across 27.2 minutes. Derrickson also appeared in six summer league games with the Kings in 2019, averaging a modest 4.7 points and 3.0 rebounds. While neither the Kings nor the Warriors wanted to take a flier on Derrickson this season, the rebuilding Hawks will give him a shot.... See More ... See Less
Marcus Derrickson: Plays 27 minutes Monday
Derrickson posted nine points (3-9 FG, 3-7 3Pt), three rebounds, three assists and two steals in the 113-108 loss Monday to Santa Cruz.
Arguably one of the most anonymous two-way players in the G League at the moment, Derrickson continues to see about 27 minutes a night, averaging 13.9 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 32 games with Santa Cruz this season.... See More ... See Less
Warriors' Marcus Derrickson: Perfect from line for G League club
Derrickson played 23 minutes and tallied 15 points (3-8 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 6-6 FT), five rebounds and two assists Wednesday in the G League Santa Cruz Warriors' 116-82 win over the Austin Spurs.
Derrickson, an undrafted rookie out of Georgetown, has split time between Santa Cruz and Golden State this season while playing on a two-way contract. The parent club has only called upon him for six appearances, however, and it's unlikely he'll be needed for extended minutes in the near future with DeMarcus Cousins (Achilles) set to make his season debut Friday against the Clippers. Expect Derrickson to see most of his action with Santa Cruz moving forward.... See More ... See Less
Warriors' Marcus Derrickson: Returns from G League
Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Monday that the team would recall Derrickson from the G League's Santa Cruz Warriors, Mark Medina of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Derrickson will provide the Warriors some added depth in the frontcourt with Damian Jones (pectoral) facing an extended absence, Draymond Green (toe) likely to miss the remaining three games of Golden State's road trip and Alfonzo McKinnie (foot) not expected back until at least Wednesday's game in Cleveland. Kevon Looney, Jordan Bell and Jonas Jerebko should be the primary beneficiaries of increased playing time due to the extensive injuries, but a minor role in the rotation could open up for Derrickson along the way. The undrafted rookie out of Georgetown has suited up in just two games with the NBA team this season, playing nine minutes in total.... See More ... See Less
Warriors' Marcus Derrickson: Recalled from Santa Cruz
Derrickson was recalled from the G League on Saturday, Mark Medina of the Mercury News reports.
Derrickson has not appeared in a game for the Warriors this season and will only provide emergency depth.... See More ... See Less
Warriors' Marcus Derrickson: Starting Friday
Derrickson will get the start at power forward for Friday's exhibition game against the Kings, Anthony Slater of The Athletic reports.
Derrickson, a training camp invitee by the Warriors, will draw his first start Friday. It looks like head coach Steve Kerr is just mixing things up to see how they mesh. The Geogretown product had an impressive summer in Las Vegas, and is likely heading toward a G-League stint once the season tips off.... See More ... See Less
Warriors' Marcus Derrickson: Scores 10 points off the bench
Derrickson posted 10 points (4-10 FG 2-5 3Pt) and three rebounds over 12 minutes in Saturday's 114-110 loss to the Timberwolves.
The 6-7 Georgetown product had an encouraging summer in Las Vegas and signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the Warriors in the offseason. While it[spossible we will see more of him in the preseason, it's likely that he'll join the G-League once the season begins.... See More ... See Less
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