Wisconsin Herd Acquire Rights to 11 Players in NBA G League Expansion Draft

By mstanton | August 23, 2017

The Wisconsin Herd, the NBA G League affiliate of the Milwaukee Bucks, obtained the rights to 11 players in the 2017 NBA G League Expansion Draft. The Herd will hold the rights to the players for two seasons.

The Expansion Draft provides new NBA G League teams, including the Herd, the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario, the Erie BayHawks and the Memphis Hustle, with a Returning Player List for the 2017-18 season. Each 2016-17 NBA G League team was able to protect the rights of up to nine players and could not lose more than two of their unprotected players. The Herd was able to select up to 11 unprotected players.

Following are the complete results of the Wisconsin Herd’s 2017 NBA G League Expansion Draft:

PLAYER POS COLLEGE PREVIOUS NBA G LEAGUE TEAM
Vince Hunter F UTEP Sioux Falls Skyforce
Gracin Bakumanya C Montverde Academy (HS) Northern Arizona Suns
Perry Ellis F Kansas Greensboro Swarm
Corey Walden G Eastern Kentucky Maine Red Claws
Josh Davis F San Diego State Greensboro Swarm
Michael Dunigan C Farragut Career Academy (HS) Canton Charge
Jarvis Summers G Ole Miss Rio Grande Valley Vipers
James Siakam F Vanderbilt Raptors 905
Kyle Casey F Harvard Northern Arizona Suns
Cady Lalanne C Massachusetts Austin Spurs
Tyler Harvey G Eastern Washington Lakeland Magic

The Wisconsin Herd tip-off their inaugural season in November. Season tickets are available now for all 24 regular season home games, beginning at just $192. To purchase season tickets, or for more information on the Wisconsin Herd, fans can visit WisconsinHerd.com or call a Herd sales representative at (920) 233-HERD.