The Nets have assigned Tyshawn Taylor and Toko Shengelia to their D-League affiliate in Springfield. The two second round picks, both with guaranteed two-year deals, will join the Armor Friday night in Massachusetts where they will take on the Erie Bayhawks, the Knicks D-League affiliate.
The Nets expect Taylor, in particular, to excel, even dominate, in the D-League. The Armor has been starting Ben Uzoh, the former Net, at point guard. On Wednesday, they upgraded their roster with the addition of a combo guard, Ramone Moore, the Atlantic 10 Player of the Year,
As part of the D-League's new partnership with YouTube you can watch tonight's Armor game on their partnered channel.
- Nets rookies Shengelia, Taylor to make D-League debuts - Tim Bontemps - New York Post
- Toko Shengelia Discusses his First D-League Assignment - D-League
- Tyshawn Taylor Talks About his Assignment to the Springfield Armor - D-League
- Brooklyn Nets Assign Tornike Shengelia and Tyshawn Taylor to NBA D-League Affiliate Springfield Armor - NBA.com
- Live NBA D-League coverage - YouTube
- Springfield Armor Web-site