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Adonis Thomas | Forward | #55

Team: Detroit Pistons
Age / DOB:  (25) / 3/25/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'7" / 240
College: Memphis

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Adonis Thomas has officially signed a one-year deal with Scandone Avellino in Italy.
He suffered a season-ending wrist injury in the D-League last season, but he was putting up averages of 17.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game before he went down. He's just 23 years old, so he could generate some NBA interest if he has a strong campaign overseas. Fri, Aug 26, 2016 09:23:00 AM
Source: Sportando

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Adonis Thomas has signed a deal to play for Scandone Avellino in Italy.

Thomas has spent time with the Magic and 76ers, but spent last season in the D-League with averages of 17.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game.
Source: Sportando
Fri, Aug 19, 2016 09:51:00 AM

Adonis Thomas will take part in the Spurs free agent camp on Tuesday.

The 23-year-old is set to attend several mini camps this summer, but he's a long shot to land on an NBA roster and can be ignored by fantasy owners.
Tue, Jun 14, 2016 09:18:00 AM

Adonis Thomas will attend mini-camps with the Rockets, Spurs, and Jazz, according to his agent.

While the 23-year-old will attend multiple mini-camps, he is long shot to hook on with an NBA team and can be ignored by fantasy owners.
Thu, May 26, 2016 10:09:00 AM

Adonis Thomas suffered a season-ending wrist injury in the D-League.

He was released from the Grand Rapids Drive due to the injury and faces an phill battle to climb back onto the NBA radar.
Sat, Dec 5, 2015 01:12:00 AM

The Pistons have waived Adonis Thomas.

Thomas battled a couple of injuries during training camp, so it's not a surprise to see the Pistons waive him.
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 10:31:00 AM

Adonis Thomas (calf) is in on the Pistons roster bubble.

Thomas hasn't been able to play due to a calf strain and he's losing ground to Reggie Bullock for a roster spot. "It's been tough, I mean, it's just really tough," Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy said of Thomas. "I would love to think he could get in the game on Friday. He played really well early in camp, I thought, then had the injury." We'll keep an eye on Thomas' roster status, but he can be left undrafted in all fantasy leagues.
Source: M Live
Thu, Oct 22, 2015 09:38:00 AM

Adonis Thomas recently aggravated his calf strain.

Originally injuring himself during the first week of training camp, Thomas has been dealing with the concern since. On top of a very slight tear in his Achilles, the odds are starting to move in the wrong direction when it comes to Thomas' chances of making the roster.
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 01:20:00 PM

Adonis Thomas said his injury is to his calf, not his Achilles.

This is good news because he reportedly had a very small tear in his Achilles. It's likely a slight tear to the very bottom of his calf muscle and he could be back on the court soon. Thomas has no fantasy value.
Wed, Oct 14, 2015 06:07:00 PM

Adonis Thomas (Achilles) will return to game action this week.

He should see heavy minutes despite having a slight tear in his Achilles. Thomas won't be a fantasy option.
Mon, Oct 12, 2015 02:33:00 PM

According to Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy, Adonis Thomas has a very slight tear (2 cm) in his Achilles, and he will have a few days off in order to address the pain.

The injury doesn't appear to be as serious as it sounds, but this isn't good news for a player who is fighting for a roster spot. Regardless of what happens, Thomas won't be a fantasy option this season.
Wed, Oct 7, 2015 02:33:00 PM

Adonis Thomas (Achilles) will have a precautionary MRI on Monday.

Thomas complained "briefly" about soreness in his Achilles during Monday's practice, and it sounds like the Pistons are simply ruling out anything serious. Thomas is battling for a roster spot and isn't a consideration in fantasy leagues.
Mon, Oct 5, 2015 03:43:00 PM

Adonis Thomas is dealing with some soreness in his Achilles.

It's not considered seriously and was only complaining of it "briefly," so we'll keep him active unless it becomes a more serious concern. Thomas is not a fantasy asset in any format.
Mon, Oct 5, 2015 10:50:00 AM

The Pistons will give Adonis Thomas a real shot to compete for a roster spot against Reggie Bullock during training camp, according to Detroit beat reporter David Mayo.

Bullock isn't a lock to make the Pistons' opening-night roster with so much depth at the small forward position, and Thomas grants Detroit a bit more versatility in that he can play multiple positions. However, neither of these guys would have any value serving as an emergency depth guy for Detroit, so it's safe to leave both Bullock and Thomas untouched on draft day.
Source: M Live
Sun, Sep 20, 2015 07:28:00 PM

The Pistons signed F Adonis Thomas on Thursday.

Thomas will be competing with five other guys for the two remaining open roster spots in Detroit, and it'll be interesting to see if he's able to secure a roster spot after being an All-Star for Detroit's D-League affiliate last season. Thomas appeared in just six games for the Magic and 76ers last season, compiling averages of 2.3 points and not much else. If he makes the team, he still won't be worth drafting in any league.
Thu, Jul 23, 2015 03:42:00 PM

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