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Nick Ward: Waived by College Park
The Skyhawks placed Ward on waivers Tuesday.
Ward was one of two Skyhawks players to hit waivers Tuesday for the .500 SkyHawks. The club added Reggis Onwukamuche from the available player pool to seemingly take his spot on the active roster.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Paces team in scoring
Ward had 25 points (10-13 FG, 4-9 FT), 11 rebounds, one steal and one block over 34 minutes in Saturday's G League win against Erie.
Although the Skyhawks had a productive night all around on the scoreboard, Ward notched the highest point total as he converted on 76.9 percent of his field goal attempts Saturday. Ward was slightly inconsistent to begin the season, but he's managed to turn things around recently as he's recorded double-doubles in three of his last five games.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Logs double-double off bench
Ward had 14 points (2-10 FG, 5-7 FT)13 rebounds and one assist over 25 minutes in Friday's G League loss to Delaware.
Ward's production had been inconsistent over the past several games, but he returned to form Friday with a productive game. The 22-year-old is averaging 12.1 PPG and 6.2 RPG this season during his first year in the G League.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Tallies double-double Sunday
Ward had 18 points (5-8 FG, 4-6 FT), 13 rebounds, one assist and one steal over 27 minutes in Sunday's G League loss to Maine.
Despite missing one game with a knee injury earlier in January, Ward hasn't missed a beat since his return. The 6-foot-9 forward has been one of the Skyhawks' most valuable assets this season, averaging 13.1 points and 6.8 rebounds per game.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Returns with big performance
Ward (knee) had 22 points (8-14 FG, 3-5 FT), 18 rebounds, one assist and one block over 30 minutes in Wednesday's G League loss to Grand Rapids.
Ward was only forced to miss one game as a result of his knee injury, but he returned by leading the team in scoring despite coming off the bench. Ward is averaging 12.2 points and 6.1 rebounds per game.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Misses Sunday's game
Ward (knee) didn't play in Sunday's G League win against the Raptors 905.
Ward had topped 20 points in his past two games, but he was unable to take the court Sunday as a result of a knee injury. The severity of the injury is unclear, but his next chance to suit up will come Wednesday against Grand Rapids.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Plays big role off bench
Ward had 21 points (7-10 FG, 4-5 FT), eight rebounds and one block over 20 minutes in Friday's G League win against Windy City.
After having inconsistent production at the end of December, Ward has now topped 20 points in each of the past two games while also having a major contribution through his rebounding. The 22-year-old is averaging 11.7 points and 5.9 rebounds per game despite primarily appearing off the bench this season.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Picks up double-double in loss
Ward had 17 points (3-9 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 6-9 FT), 13 rebounds and two assists over 28 minutes in Thursday's G League loss to Westchester.
Ward picked up his second consecutive double-double Thursday as he led the team in both points and rebounds. The 22-year-old is averaging 10.8 points and 5.5 rebounds per game this season.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Sees limited usage in start
Ward had six points (3-7 FG, 0-1 3Pt), two rebounds, one assist and one steal over 17 minutes in Sunday's G League loss to Maine.
Ward has been inconsistent for the Skyhawks recently, as he's only managed to record a double-digit point total in one of his last four games. The 22-year-old had a stretch of five games to begin December in which he topped 10 points and had two double-doubles, but he's played a more limited role in recent games.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Performs well in win
Ward posted 18 points (5-10 FG, 4-4 FT), 12 rebounds and one assist over 28 minutes in Friday's G League win against Greensboro.
Ward has appeared in just nine G League games this season, but he managed to record his second double-double Friday despite coming off the bench. The 6-foot-9 forward has averaged 10.7 points and 4.3 rebounds per game this year.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Posts double-double off bench
Ward (undisclosed) finished with 23 points (6-7 FG, 7-8 FT), 10 rebounds, two blocks and one assist over 26 minutes in Friday's G League loss to Grand Rapids.
Ward missed Tuesday's game for an undisclosed reason, but he returned with his most productive game of the season after averaging just 4.0 points and 1.0 rebound per game over his first five games. It's unclear whether Friday's usage signals a larger role for the 22-year-old going forward.... See More ... See Less
Nick Ward: Inactive Tuesday
Ward was not active for Tuesday's game against Greensboro for an undisclosed reason.
The reason behind Ward's absence hasn't been made immediately apparent, but it left the Skyhawks down a bit of depth in the rotation. Still, Ward has played double-digit minutes in just one game, so he's not guaranteed for big minutes even when available.... See More ... See Less
Hawks' Nick Ward: Impressive in LSVL finale
Ward supplied 16 points (4-8 FG, 8-10 FT), 13 rebounds, three blocks and one steal across 28 minutes during the Hawks' 80-72 win over the Spurs in a Las Vegas Summer League consolation game Friday.
The undrafted big man from Michigan State finished off his summer-league tenure in fine fashion, checking in second on either squad in scoring and leading the way in rebounds for the night. Ward wasn't able to stand out much on the offensive end over his five games in Las Vegas save for Friday's effort, but he did average 6.4 rebounds and 1.2 blocks over a modest allotment of 16.4 minutes per contest. He'll now hope for an invite to training camp as the next step in trying to latch on with the Hawks for a G League assignment or reserve frontcourt role in the coming season.... See More ... See Less
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