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Lorenzo Brown | Guard | #4

Team: Toronto Raptors
Age / DOB:  (27) / 8/26/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 189
College: North Carolina State
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 2 (22) / MIN

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The Raptors will sign Lorenzo Brown for the remainder of the season.
He was the MVP of the G-League and was previously signed to a two-way contract. Despite his new deal, Brown isn't expected to be in the playoff rotation. Apr 10 - 11:14 PM

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Lorenzo Brown finished scoreless in 18 minutes in his Raptors debut on Friday vs. the Knicks, adding three rebounds and three assists.

He missed his only shot of the night and wasn't too involved on offense, but he basically slid right into Delon Wright's role. There's a good chance Brown falls out of the rotation once the Raptors get some bodies back, so there's no reason to monitor him outside of very deep leagues.
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 10:57:00 PM

The Raptors have recalled Lorenzo Brown from their G-League affiliate.

Delon Wright is sidelined indefinitely after dislocating his right shoulder on Wednesday vs. New Orleans. Fred VanVleet will serve as Kyle Lowry's primary backup and Brown will now be the third-string PG for Toronto while Wright is out. Brown is not worth adding, even in deeper leagues, as long as both Lowry and VanVleet are healthy.
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 11:51:00 AM

The Raptors have signed Lorenzo Brown to a two-way contract.

Brown will be competing for the third-string point guard spot over the course of training camp, but even if he makes the regular-season roster, he'll remain a non-factor in fantasy hoops.
Tue, Jul 25, 2017 03:14:00 PM

Updating a previous report, Lorenzo Brown will not sign with the Pistons.

He was traveling to join Pistons on Monday, but Detroit made a mistake and didn't waive Beno Udrih in time -- Sunday was the deadline.
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 12:46:00 PM

Lorenzo Brown will sign with the Pistons for the final two games of the season.

Brown was with the Pistons during training camp, so he should be somewhat familiar with the system. The Pistons waived Beno Udrih to clear up a roster spot, and with Reggie Jackson (knee) out for the season, Brown should get a handful of minutes behind Ish Smith.
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 10:42:00 AM

Lorenzo Brown signed a deal to play for the Zhejiang Golden Bulls in China.

Brown was competing for a roster spot in Detroit, but he lost his battle with Ray McCallum for the third-string PG role in training camp.
Source: Sportando
Thu, Dec 8, 2016 10:16:00 AM

Pistons waive G Lorenzo Brown.

Ray McCallum beat out Brown during training camp for the final spot on the point guard depth chart. It's not out of the question that Brown is picked up by another NBA team.
Sat, Oct 22, 2016 03:34:00 PM

Lorenzo Brown "looks to be ahead" of Ray McCallum Jr. on the point guard depth chart, according to the Detroit News.

Brown had a strong summer league and is also familiar with the offense while McCallum is new to the Pistons, so this does not come as a surprise. "[We’re looking for] a guy we think will help us the most and is the most ready to step in and play," Van Gundy said. "They’re both just playing to their strengths and we’ll make that decision when the time comes." Regardless of how it shakes out, neither player is on the fantasy radar with Reggie Jackson and Ish Smith ahead of them.
Sat, Sep 17, 2016 02:12:00 PM

Lorenzo Brown is the favorite to be the No. 3 point guard on the Pistons.

Earlier this summer, coach Stan Van Gundy praised Brown for his play at Orlando Pro Summer League, so it's not a surprise he's ahead of Ray McCallum. In fantasy circles, Brown is best known for his 48-minute outing on Jan. 31, 2014, but the 26-year-old guard played just 61 total minutes last season.
Sat, Sep 10, 2016 07:15:00 PM

Stan Van Gundy suggested that the Pistons will guarantee Lorenzo Brown's $1 million contract for the 2016-17 season.

The Pistons want to maximize their future cap space to retain Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, so they can only offer veteran PGs a minimum, one-year deal. "We’ve got Lorenzo Brown under contract and I was impressed with what he did in Orlando [Pro Summer League]," said Van Gundy. "It’s very possible that the 15 guys we have now – including Lorenzo – are the 15 guys we’ll go into the season with." Even if he does make the cut, Brown is buried behind Reggie Jackson and Ish Smith on the depth chart.
Sun, Jul 17, 2016 09:26:00 AM

Lorenzo Brown has still not arrived in Cleveland, and is not expected to play Wednesday vs. the Cavs.

He was expected to sign with Detroit today, but given he's yet to meet with the team, it's highly unlikely he takes the court tonight. He's not a fantasy option anywhere.
Wed, Apr 13, 2016 07:37:00 PM

The Pistons are expected to sign Lorenzo Brown on Wednesday.

The Pistons will be adding Brown to the roster for Wednesday's game against the Cavs, which could be an indication that Reggie Jackson (abdominal) may again be forced to the sidelines for Detroit's regular-season finale. However, even if Jackson is out, Brown will be fighting for reserve minutes with Spencer Dinwiddie, making him a negligible fantasy option in all settings.
Wed, Apr 13, 2016 09:11:00 AM

The Pistons will not sign Lorenzo Brown for the rest of the season.

His second 10-day contract has expired, but he should get a training camp invite to another NBA team this summer.
Fri, Apr 8, 2016 01:16:00 PM

Pistons sign G Lorenzo Brown to a second 10-day contract.

Brown's last blurb was upon his initial signing, and that's really all you need to know here.
Mon, Mar 28, 2016 10:27:00 AM