66ers Dupree Named to Second Team All-Showcase Squad
FLYIN’ HIGH: Tulsa 66ers forward Ronald Dupree dunks over Lanny Smith of the Idaho Stampede earlier this month in Orem, Utah.
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(TULSA) – The Development League announced today the 2009 All-Showcase teams. Ronald Dupree of the Tulsa 66ers was chosen to the second team after averaging 19 points, eight rebounds, five assists, 1.5 steals and one block in two games during the event.
Dupree, a graduate of Louisiana State University, is averaging 18.5 points per game in 35.7 minutes. He’s shooting just under 50% from the field with 5.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game.
The All-Showcase teams were selected by a panel of and D-League coaches and front office staff members who were among more than 60 general managers and scouts representing all 30 teams at the four-day, 16-game event at the McKay Events Center in Orem, Utah.
Fans can log onto nba.com/dleague to vote for these top Showcase prospects or their hometown favorites to participate in All-Star festivities as D-League All-Stars. The League’s top talent will flaunt their skills at the second-annual Dream Factory and third annual D-League All-Star game at 2009 All-Star in Phoenix. Voting ends Jan. 30.