Al Thornton

Golden State Warriors #23 - Forward

  • Born: 12/07/83
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6-8
  • Weight: 235

Nets Lose Another Lead, Fall to 0-4 in Summer League

The Nets blew a double-digit lead for the second straight day in the Orlando Summer League, falling 87-86 to the Thunder in Orlando. Tyshawn Taylor led the Nets with 23 points and five assists.

Nets Blow Big Lead In Orlando

The Nets' outscored the Celtics 27-7 in the second quarter on Tuesday and led by as many as 17 points. But they couldn't hold on to the lead, gave up 30 points in the fourth quarter, and dropped their second game in the Orlando Summer League, 82-73.

Chris Singleton Says He 'Underachieved' Last Season

WASHINGTON -- Chris Singleton entered his rookie year with fairly high expectations for a mid-round draft pick. With so much talk of him going higher, the 18th overall selection in the 2011 NBA...

2012 NBA Summer League Score: Orlando Defeats Brooklyn 92-88

Rookie forward Andrew Nicholson led Orlando to a strong win in the first game of the NBA Summer League.

Nets' Comeback Falls Short In Orlando As Brooks Goes 0-for-10

The Brooklyn Nets' first official game will go down as a loss, as a second-half comeback fell short and the Orlando Magic held on for a 92-88 Summer League victory on Monday. Al Thornton led the Nets with 18 points and seven rebounds, while Tyshawn Taylor added 17 points and six assists.

Filling Out The Roster with Vets

Could it be that part of the Nets' planning was to find reclamation projects at May's free agent mini-camp knowing that there'd be a need to fill out the roster with young veterans being paid minimum money? Starting to look that way. Summer league rosters are not normally dotted with former lottery picks aged 25, 26 and 28 who are looking for a second chance.

Summer League Roster Stuffers

The Nets are likely to have several minimum contracts this fall, and a couple or more of them could come off their summer league roster, an accumulation of Nets draft picks, former lottery picks, D-League All-Stars, international players local products and MarShon Brooks.

Shengelia Included On Nets Summer League Roster

The Nets announced their Summer League roster on Tuesday, and it includes No. 54 pick Tornike Shengelia. The Nets initially didn't have Toko in their Summer League plans, but he wanted to come over and prove himself.

Morrison, Thornton Among Free Agents At Nets Camp This Month

Adam Morrison and Al Thornton, two former lottery picks who played overseas this season, are among the 20+ free agents who will participate in the Nets' first free agent camp later this month, league sources tell NetsDaily. The camp, runs from May 21 to 23. It will include several former NBA draft picks, international players and D-Leaguers.

Golden State Warriors Free Agents: What To Do With Reggie Williams?

The four free agents from last year's Golden State Warriors roster probably won't get a lot of buzz, but third-year swingman Reggie Williams is a restricted free agent that the team will have to make a decision on.


Former Draft Picks and What Happened to Them - 2007

Thanks to Citizen peterghost for coming up with a fine idea to help us move through this lockout summer. I'm bumping it to the front page, and endorsing the idea fully. May I suggest in fact that...


Suns Off-Season Targets

Today Mr. Paul Coro wrote an article concerning the Suns immediate and long term future. Here is a link to it,  Suns face forks in road to recovery One of the things I noticed was near the end of...

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