D-League Performer of the Week: January 14, 2008
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Andre Barrett of the Bakersfield Jam, is the eighth D-League Performer of the Week for the 2007-08 season.
Barrett averaged 29.0 points and 11.0 assists in two games over the past week, scoring 31 points with 14 assists on Wednesday, and finishing the week with a 27-point, eight assist outing on Friday night. For the week Barrett shot .647 (22-34) from the field, .800 (4-5) on three-point field goals, and was a perfect 10-10 at the free-throw line.
A 5-11 guard from Seton Hall, Barrett earned two GATORADE Call-Ups to the Toronto Raptors and Phoenix Suns from the D-League during the 2005-06 season. After spending the entire 2006-07 season in the NBA with the Chicago Bulls, Barrett is averaging 18.2 points and 9.2 assists this season with the Jam.
Keith Langford, Austin: Langford averaged 30.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 5.0 assists in his first two games since returning to the Toros.
Sean Banks, Los Angeles: Banks averaged 29.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in two games for the D-Fenders.
Sammy Mejia, Fort Wayne: Mejia averaged 20.0 points, 11.0 rebounds, and 4.0 assists in two games for the Mad Ants.
Alando Tucker, Albuquerque:In his first two games since being re-assigned from the Suns, Tuckers averaged 36.0 points and 8.5 rebounds.
Nick Fazekas, Tulsa: Fazekas, on assignment from the Mavericks, averaged 24.0 points and 10.3 rebounds in three straight wins for the 66ers.
Other Top D-League Performances
Ivan Johnson, Anaheim - 21 points, eight rebounds in Friday's loss to Los Angeles.
Eddie Gill, Colorado -17 points,seven rebounds, eight assists in Friday's loss to Idaho.
Carlos Powell, Dakota - 23 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists in Friday's win over Iowa.
Randy Livingston, Idaho - 17 points, 14 assists in Saturday's win over Fort Wayne.
Jackie Manuel, Iowa - 23 points, 3 rebounds in Sunday's loss to Dakota.
Shannon Brown,Rio Grande Valley - 23 points, three rebounds, three assists in Sunday's loss to Dakota.
Elton Nesbitt, Sioux Falls - 30 points, three rebounds in Sunday's loss to Los Angeles.
Kyrylo Fesenko, Utah - 21 points, 11 rebounds, four assists in Friday's loss to Fort Wayne.