Derrick Byars News
Derrick JaVaughn Byars
Position: Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-7 ▪ Weight: 220 lbs.
Born: April 25, 1984 in Memphis, Tennessee
High School: Ridgeway in Memphis, Tennessee
Recruiting Rank: 2002 (58)
College: Vanderbilt University
Draft: Portland Trail Blazers, 2nd round (12th pick, 42nd overall), 2007 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: April 25, 2012
Experience: 1 year
D-League: 119 G, 16.4 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 2.3 APG (Full Record)
News -- April 2014
- 4/13 HoopsRumors: Western Notes: Saunders, Meeks, Nuggets: Flip Saunders would make himself the Timberwolves next coach if it was up to him, writes Jerry Zgoda of The Star Tribune. Team...
News -- March 2014
- 3/5 HoopsRumors: D-League Notes: Byars, Karasev, Buycks: Derrick Byars has been acquired as a returning player by the Bakersfield Jam, according to Gino Pilato of D-League Digest. Byars’...
News -- January 2014
- 1/16 HoopsRumors: Southeast Notes: Heat, Trade Exception, Oden: After parting with Israeli’s Maccabi Ashdod, Xavier Silas is returning to the States in hopes of signing with an NBA team,...
News -- November 2013
- 11/26 HoopsRumors: Offseason In Review: Memphis Grizzlies: Hoops Rumors is in the process of looking back at each team’s offseason, from the end of the playoffs in June right up until...
News -- October 2013
- 10/7 HoopsRumors: Grizzlies Waive Josh Akognon, Derrick Byars: The Grizzlies announced that they have waived guard Josh Akognon and forward Derrick Byars. Memphis' roster now stands at 16....
News -- October 2012
- 10/1 HoopsHabit: San Antonio Spurs 2012-13 NBA Preview: San Antonio Spurs 2011-12 Vitals: 50-16, 1st in Southwest Division, 1st in Western Conference 103.7 PPG/96.5 OPP PPG 2012-13 Roster:...