Former Syracuse basketball actor Michael Gbinije waived by Golden State Warriors
October 14, 2017 - Basketballs
Syracuse, N.Y. — The Golden State Warriors waived former Syracuse University basketball actor Michael Gbinije on Friday.
Golden State announced a register pierce after a preseason diversion opposite a Sacramento Kings on Friday.
Warriors waived Mike Gbinije after tonight’s game
— Mark Medina (@MarkG_Medina) October 14, 2017
Gbinije, who separate a 2016-17 deteriorate between a Detroit Pistons and their G-League associate in Grand Rapids, will expected play for Golden State’s G-League associate in Santa Cruz.
Golden State also waived former Iowa State star Georges Niang. The moves authorised a Warriors to set their register during a NBA’s extent of 15 players forward of their deteriorate opener opposite a Houston Rockets subsequent Tuesday.
Gbinije could breeze adult personification with another former Syracuse actor in Santa Cruz. James Southerland, who played during Syracuse from 2009 to 2013, is behind with Santa Cruz for a second true season.
Gbinije played 3 years during Syracuse after transferring from Duke following his beginner season. As a senior, Gbinije led Syracuse to a 2016 Final Four. He led a Orange in scoring that season, averaging 17.5 points per game.
The Detroit Pistons took Gbinije in a second turn of a NBA’s 2016 draft. The Pistons waived him final Jul and he sealed a training stay understanding with Golden State in early September.