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Dijon Thompson | Guard/Forward

Team: Atlanta Hawks
Age / DOB:  (35) / 3/23/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'7" / 195
College: UCLA
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 2 (54) / NY

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Tristan Thompson, who scored only three points on Sunday, finished Tuesday's home win with five points, nine rebounds and one steal in 27 bench minutes.
Thompson has been very quiet lately, but could see his role expand if Anderson Varejao's left leg/ankle injury costs him any games, which seems likely. Cleveland plays again on Thursday, Friday and Sunday, before launching into a four-game Week 10, so fantasy owners should keep a close eye on the Cavs' injury report. Tue, Dec 23, 2014 10:56:00 PM

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Hawks signed swingman Dijon Thompson to a 10-day contract Saturday.

Thompson played 12 games this season with Albuquerque of the D-League, averaging 20.3 points, 9.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists. Thompson split last season between Albuquerque and Phoenix of the NBA. He averaged 2.8 points in 10 games with the Suns.
Sat, Jan 6, 2007 06:38:00 PM

The Warriors waived forward Dijon Thompson on Wednesday.

That leaves Anthony Roberson and Matt Barnes as the only players in camp without a guaranteed contract, so they're probably next in line to go.
Thu, Oct 12, 2006 11:27:00 AM

The Warriors signed swingman Dijon Thompson on Monday.

He is coming off microfracture knee surgery, so it's unknown what his chances are of actually making the team.
Mon, Oct 2, 2006 07:30:00 PM

Dijon Thompson had microfracture season-ending surgery Monday on his right knee.

He is expected to miss up to six months. The rookie averaged 2.8 PPG in 10 contests durng his rookie campaign.
Tue, Mar 14, 2006 10:45:00 AM

Dijon Thompson will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery on Monday.

He hasn't played since Feb. 4, and has no fantasy value.
Sat, Mar 11, 2006 10:43:00 AM

Suns recall guard Dijon Thompson from NBADL.

He's going to be active tonight in place of injured Leandro Barbosa.
Mon, Nov 28, 2005 10:11:00 AM

Coach Mike D'Antoni announced Dijon Thompson will report to the NBA Development League.

The rookie will report to Albuquerque this weekend for camp. He was one of the first assigned to the league under new rules that allow players to remain part of the team's roster while playing in the minors.
Sat, Nov 5, 2005 09:16:00 AM

The Suns signed rookie swingman Dijon Thompson to a one-year deal.

He was part of the Kurt Thomas - Quentin Richardson deal, as the Knicks took him with the 54th pick in the draft.
Thu, Jul 14, 2005 01:02:00 PM

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