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Posted: November 4th, 2012

Here’s a quick look at who the Erie BayHawks picked in Friday’s 2012 D-League Draft. The BayHawks drafted Carlton Guyton in the seventh round. The BayHawks start training camp Nov. 10.

Seventh round — Carlton Guyton (6-4, 185, G, Kent State)
Date of birth: Aug. 7, 1990
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Background: Averaged 9.9 points and 3.6 assists at Kent State in 2011-12. Played two seasons at Mineral Area College before transferring to Kent State. Was Mid-American Conference “Sixth Man of the Year” in 2010-11. As a junior, he was suspended after being charged for stealing a woman’s car. Guyton plead guilty to unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He competed in a pre-draft workout with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Nicknamed Scootie.

Posted: February 14th, 2012

On Monday, the Erie BayHawks added point guard Tyrone Brazelton, a 6-1, 180-pound point guard who averaged 14.4 in his senior season in helping Western Kentucky reach the Sweet 16 in 2008.

Out of Chicago, Brazelton has played professionally in Poland and Latvia. Brazelton was a college teammate of Courtney Lee, who is the NBA with the Houston Rockets.

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Posted: March 17th, 2010

Evan Turner lead Ohio State to the 2010 Big Ten Tournament title last week.

 I like that guy Evan Turner. 

Yep. That guy who hit that 37-footer to beat Michigan in the Big Ten Tournamet Ohio State eventually won last week. The Chicago native is fun to watch and can flat out ball

Erie BayHawks forward Ivan Harris agrees. 

The Ohio State graduate and I talk about him all the time before practice. There was a time people were debating if Turner was even the best player in the Big Ten after he came back from injuring his back. 

Now he’s considered one of the best players in the country. 

“He is the best player,” said Harris about Turner, who is averaging 20.3 points, 9.2 rebounds and 5.9 assists this season. “There’s no debate about that. Six-foot-seven. Playing point. He’s got an overall game. I just feel like he’s the man right now.” 

OK. Ivan. I agree. 

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