Pokes in the NBA
LARAMIE -- Justin James and Larry Nance Jr. are the only former Cowboys currently on NBA rosters.
James, a rookie second-round pick of the Sacramento Kings, has been racking up some minutes this season. So has Nance, who has been a key contributor for his hometown Cavaliers.
Here are some stats from December:
JUSTIN JAMES -- Sacramento Kings
Wyoming's former shooting guard has registered 21 minutes in just three games this month for the 12-14 Kings. His best game came against Chicago Dec. 2 when he netted two points and snatched a rebound. Justin James is averaging 3.3 points per games to go along with 1.7 rebounds and an assist in 12 games.
LARRY NANCE JR. -- Cleveland Cavaliers
The former first-round pick in 2015 is averaging 23.9 minutes per night in seven games this month. Larry Nance Jr. has twice pulled down 11 boards, and scored seven points in a game twice, including the Cavs' last game, a 125-108 setback against the Milwaukee Bucks. Nance is averaging 9.1 points per game and 7.4 rebounds. He also averages 16 minutes per night on the floor for the 6-20 Cavaliers.