Isaac
Earlier this year

Atlanta sign Isaac Humphries for rest of NBA season



I guess this is just a technical thing as the 10-day didn't extend quite the distance? Or maybe keeps him on the books for negotiations into next season?

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Aussie  
Earlier this year

I could be wrong but I worked out that after today Atlanta have 8 days left in their season.

Will play 5 games in those 8 days.

Probably explains it

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Curtley  
Earlier this year

Ironically he probably gets paid more if it's not a 10 day contract.

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Hogwash  
Earlier this year

Hope he makes the most of his short opportunity which could lead to summer/training camp invites.

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D2.0  
Earlier this year

I don't really follow NBA...
So what's the deal with these kind of signings, and 10-day contracts??

Are they filling a legitimate (on-court) need?
Taking out insurance against multiple injuries and/or foul trouble?
Looking to stir things up and motivate their existing bench players?
Fulfilling some kind of promise or hand-shake deal, eg "come and play for us in the G-League and we'll make sure you get a few NBA games?
Genuinely evaluating the player for a future possible signing?
Filling some technical requirement to have "X" number of players on their active roster?
Tying up some kind of contractual basis, so that they have the option of trading his signature for a bag of beans?
Some combination of the above?

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Big Ads  
Earlier this year

In the case of the Hawks, definately filling a need.

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Isaac  
Earlier this year

And he's scored:



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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Showed some nice foot work there.

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Perthworld  
Earlier this year

This possibly doesn't happen if he was signed to somewhere other than the Kings/Gaze shitshow in the NBL. Funny how things work out.

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AngusH  
Earlier this year

Surely time now for Amritpal Singh to get the call up.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Played 5 minutes in a winning team today with no Embid in the 76ers, total stat of nothing's, 0 from 3 shots and minus three. Not certain why didn’t get more time.

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