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NetsDaily Apr 15, 2016

Pass or play? 28-year-old Wayne Ellington

It's that time of year: when front offices look over their rosters and ask, should we keep him or move on. Anthony Parisi is looking at the Nets players who may or may not be back: Pass or Play. Much like the Nets team as a whole, Wayne Ellington had a season to forget. Ellington had his sights set on improving on a promising season is L.A., but that didn't happen. In fact, Ellington's numbers were even worse than they were with the Lakers. Ellington averaged 7.8 points on 40 percent shooting and 37 percent from three-point range in 21 minutes per game. With the Lakers, Ellington scored 10...
NetsDaily Apr 12, 2016

Wayne Ellington reflects on the loss of "Pops"

Wayne Ellington starts his reflection on the loss of his father 18 months ago this way... "My dad had two daughters that he loved very much, but I was his only boy. My mom and I have always been close, but my relationship with my father was something special. And because I was his only son, my dad gave me everything. He gave me a jump shot. He gave me love. And he gave me his name, Wayne." Writing in Players Tribune, Ellington talks about his "Pops," murdered on a Philadelphia street corner on November 9, 2014.  He notes how he found out about it, in an arena hallway, and the loss...
New York Post Apr 12, 2016

Wayne Ellington heard about father’s murder in arena hallway

Brooklyn Nets guard Wayne Ellington wrote an emotional reminiscence about his late father Wayne Sr., who was murdered a year and a half ago. “My mom and I have always been close, but my relationship with my father was something special,’’ Ellington wrote in an essay published Tuesday by The Players’ Tribune. “And because I...

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