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Deon Thompson signs with Bayern Munich
Turkish Airlines Euroleague debutant Bayern Munich added a low-post threat to its attack with the signing of Deon Thompson. The power forward arrives from fellow...

Tar Heels In The NBA Summer League
Four former Univeristy of North Carolina players are playing in the NBA Summer League this year, including rookie Reggie Bullock (Los Angeles Cippers), John Henson...

Video: Jonah Tolmaire, cousin of Deon Thompson, shows flashes of basketball stardom
Does former UNC forward Deon Thompson have a future UNC point guard in his family tree? His cousin Jonah Tolmaire is only 13-years-old but is...

Europe Interview: Deon Thompson Of Alba Berlin
Still only 24 years old, Deon Thompson has had a chance to see all aspects of European basketball by living and playing hoops in three...

Roy Williams Press Conference Quotes
"One of the greatest things that’s happened to me in coaching, and it will be stupid to all of you, but was Deon Thompson at...

Video: 2008-2009 UNC Basketball Highlights
Video highlights from the North Carolina Tar Heels 2008-2009 NCAA Basketball Championship season featuring Ty Lawson, Tyler Hansbrough, Danny Green, Wayne Ellington, Ed Davis, Tyler...

Lucas: Alums Return For Camp Game
Marvin Williams was a fixture among a sideline that contained nearly a dozen former Tar Heels who played in Tuesday's camp game. Jerry Stackhouse, Deon...

Union Olimpija Wins Slovenian Cup, Deon Thompson Named MVP
In random alumni news, former UNC center Deon Thompson led his Slovenian team, Union Olimpija, to the 2012 Slovenian Cup. Thompson had a double-double in...

UNC Basketball Numbers to Know
13 – Points senior Tyler Zeller needs to score to become UNC’s NCAA-record 64th players to record 1,000 or more career points. (Louisville has 63.)...

Spurs forward Danny Green signs deal in Slovenia
San Antonio Spurs forward Danny Green has signed with Slovenian basketball league champion Union Olimpija. The 24-year-old Green will be reunited with former college teammate...

Danny Green to sign with Union Olimpija
Union Olimpija signed swingman Danny Green over the weekend. 24-year-old Green arrives from San Antonio of the NBA, for whom he averaged 5.1 points in...

Deon Thompson signs 2-year deal with Slovenian pro team
Union Olimpija fortified its frontcourt for the upcoming Turkish Airlines Euroleague season by inking power forward Deon Thompson to a two-year deal, the club announced...

Greek A1 round 13 best performance: Deon Thompson
Deon Thompson put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for Ikaros Kallitheas, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award. The 22-year old...

Deon Thompson earns Player of the Week award
22-year old forward Deon Thompson put on an amazing game in the last round for Ikaros Kallitheas and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week...

Deon Thompson Signs With Greek Pro Team
Former UNC forward Deon Thompson, a 2010 UNC graduate, has signed a contract with Ikaros Esperos (Greece) for the 2010-2011 season, Thompson's agent Jim Tanner...

Deon Thompson to play in Greece
Deon Thompson will start his professional career in Greece. The 21-year-old American forward, who was also on the radar of Hapoel Jerusalem, has reached...

NIT run gave light to Carolina's dim season
A 16-16 mark in the regular season. A 5-11 mark in the ACC. An opening round loss in the ACC Tournament. No trip to the...

Europe is an option for 2 former Heels
Ed Davis isn’t the only former Tar Heel that may need a passport. After being selected by the Toronto Raptors as the 13th pick in...

Tar Heels ready for NBA draft
When former North Carolina player Marcus Ginyard sits down today at his brother's house in Maryland to watch the NBA draft (7 p.m., ESPN), he...

Meet Justin Knox
Offensively, Justin Knox statistically reminds me most of Deon Thompson a couple of years ago, without the shot-blocking ability. A good rebounder and occasional shooter,...

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