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Lakers give Xavier Henry a shot

Former Kansas University basketball guard Xavier Henry, whose rookie contract expired at the end of the 2012-13 season, will try to resurrect his NBA career with the Los Angeles Lakers at the still-young age of 22. By Gary Bedore

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Report: Portland trades rookie Jeff Withey to New Orleans

Former Kansas University center Jeff Withey, who was a second-round pick of the Portland Trail Blazers in last week’s NBA draft, has been traded to the New Orleans Pelicans, various NBA writers reported Thursday. By Gary Bedore

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Xavier Henry relishes KU return

Ex-Jayhawk/current Hornet beats Isaac out of New Orleans

New Orleans Hornets guard Xavier Henry — who had been working out in the Big Easy after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on July 27 — hopped in his car and headed north last Monday, just a few hours ahead of Hurricane Isaac.

Xavier Henry impresses Memphis teammates

Former Kansas University guard Xavier Henry has impressed his teammates in his first handful of practices at Memphis Grizzlies NBA preseason camp.

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Henry officially signs with Grizzlies

The Grizzlies signed first-round draft picks Xavier Henry and Greivis Vasquez on Friday, getting the deals done just four days before the start of training camp.

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Patiently waiting: Henry hanging out in Lawrence with contract pending

One of these days, when he finally signs his NBA rookie contract, former Kansas University guard Xavier Henry will be a millionaire at the ripe young age of 19.

Henry, Grizzlies remain in contract stalemate

Xavier Henry slipped on a blue Memphis Grizzlies jersey with his name and the No. 13 on it. Still to be determined is if he will wear it in games.

Robinson scores 20 for NBADL All-Stars

Former Kansas University guard Russell Robinson scored 20 points with three assists and four turnovers in the NBA Development League All-Stars’ 88-82 loss to Cleveland in Tuesday’s NBA summer league action in Las Vegas.

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Taking care of business: Henry busy during his first day with Grizzlies

A millionaire at the age of 19, Xavier Henry already is working hard for his money.

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Self thrilled with landing spots of Aldrich, Henry

Bill Self apparently has some influence not only in college basketball circles, but in the NBA, too. Self, Kansas University’s eighth-year coach, revealed Thursday night, that he flew to Memphis on Monday to speak with Grizzlies’ officials about “players” eligible for the 2010 draft.

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Xavier Henry taken by Memphis Grizzlies with 12th pick in the NBA Draft

Kansas forward Xavier Henry was taken by the Memphis Grizzlies with the 12th pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday.

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Big moment: Aldrich soaks up experience in NYC

It didn’t take former Kansas University basketball standout Cole Aldrich long to realize the enormity of what he had gotten himself into on Wednesday.

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Aldrich, Henry relaxed in meeting with media on day before NBA draft

It was a fitting way for former Kansas University basketball players Cole Aldrich and Xavier Henry to be welcomed into the NBA — side by side.

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Report: Xavier Henry invited to NBA Draft Green Room

Former Kansas forward Xavier Henry has been invited to attend the Green Room at the NBA Draft on Thursday in New York City, reported on its Twitter account Tuesday.

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Henrys to swap roles for draft

Xavier watched C.J. get selected by Yankees in 2005

C.J. Henry remembers hanging out with his younger brother, Xavier, as well as his mom and dad on June 7, 2005 — the day he was selected No. 17 overall in the Major League Baseball draft.

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