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UVA alums Brogdon, Anderson face off in NBA Summer League

UVA alums Malcolm Brogdon and Justin Anderson faced off Wednesday in the NBA Summer League, as Dallas cruised to an 81-64 win over Milwaukee.


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UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson keys Dallas win

UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson put up career highs in points, rebounds and minutes to help Dallas to a key 103-93 win over Memphis on Friday.


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Justin Anderson keying Dallas Mavericks playoff push

UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson is helping key a playoff push by the Dallas Mavericks.


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Justin Anderson gets big minutes, struggles as Mavs rest starters

Virginia basketball alum Justin Anderson logged 27 minutes for the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday night as Mavs coach Rick Carlisle gave his starters a night off.


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Justin Anderson debuts burger at Mavs home arena

Next time you’re in Dallas, head over to the American Airlines Center, and ask for a Just-In-Time Burger, dreamed up by Mavericks rookie Justin Anderson.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks Virginia basketball

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks Virginia basketball on this podcast.


Justin Anderson: ‘Tweener, or ready to break out?

Justin Anderson is having a hard time getting minutes in his NBA rookie season, so the Dallas Mavericks have put him on the D-League train.


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Justin Anderson reassigned to D-League

The Dallas Mavericks have reassigned UVA alum Justin Anderson to the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League.


‘Hoos in the NBA: Justin Anderson torrid from the field

Justin Anderson is hot-t-t-t-t. The rookie from Virginia scored seven points in 10 minutes off the bench Wednesday night for Dallas in a 118-108 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.


Bigger issue for UVA basketball: Replacing Justin Anderson or Darion Atkins?

Basketball writers had UVA at the top of the way, way, way too early polls looking at the 2015-2016 season, predicated upon the assumption that guard Justin Anderson would return for his senior season.


Justin Anderson first UVA first-round NBA Draft pick since 1995

Former Virginia All-American Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) was selected by the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday (June 25) night. Anderson was the 21st overall pick of the draft and is the first UVa player to be selected in the first round since Cory Alexander was selected 29th overall by San Antonio in 1995.


Justin Anderson taken by Dallas in NBA Draft first round

UVA junior Justin Anderson was selected by the Dallas Mavericks with the 21st pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.


UVA Basketball: Bennett, Brogdon and Anderson honored by VaSID

UVA basketball’s Tony Bennett, Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) and Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) were honored by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) on Tuesday (May 12).


Video: Justin Anderson talks decision to declare for NBA Draft

UVA junior guard Justin Anderson discusses his decision to declare for the NBA draft.


Justin Anderson: Ready to take the next step

UVA junior Justin Anderson wasn’t thinking NBA when he started the 2014-2015 season. It was the NBA thinking Justin Anderson that led him to begin pondering over what turned out to be “one of the biggest decisions in my life.”


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Podcast: Justin Anderson declares for the NBA Draft, the Nats can’t hit, more

AFP editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450 in Lexington, Va., to discuss UVA guard Justin Anderson declaring for the 2015 NBA Draft and the Washington Nationals’ ongoing offensive woes.


Which Justin Anderson will the NBA be getting?

From the time he first stepped on Grounds, it was obvious that Justin Anderson was destined for a job in professional sports.


Video: Justin Anderson UVA career highlights

With Justin Anderson declaring for the 2015 NBA Draft, Virginia Sports TV relives the memories provided by Simba in his three years on Grounds.


It’s official: UVA basketball’s Justin Anderson to enter NBA Draft

Junior guard Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) announced Monday (April 13) that he will forego his final season of eligibility at Virginia and enter the 2015 NBA Draft.


Analysis: Win-win for Justin Anderson, UVA basketball?

At first glance, the news that Justin Anderson is foregoing his senior season to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft is bad news for UVA’s 2016 national-title hopes.


Reports: UVA basketball’s Justin Anderson to declare for NBA Draft

Several media outlets are reporting that UVA junior Justin Anderson has told coach Tony Bennett that he will declare for the 2015 NBA Draft.


The stakes for UVA guard Justin Anderson: All or nothing?

Every day brings another slew of college underclassmen declaring for the NBA Draft. All UVA basketball fans care about is Justin Anderson, whose silence has created a vacuum into which fans and sportswriters have contributed endless speculation.


Early, early, early looks at 2015-2016: UVA basketball at #1, #2

Assuming Justin Anderson returns, and we want to assume that, need to, to be able to function, UVA basketball looks to be maybe #1 or #2 in the preseason rankings for 2015-2016.


April Fool’s prank has UVA fans crapping selves over Justin Anderson

There has to be a silver lining from the cruel April Fool’s Twitter joke played by former UVA backup Teven Jones and his former roommate, Justin Anderson.


UVA basketball’s Brogdon, Anderson named NABC All-Americans

UVA basketball’s Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) and Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) have earned All-America honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the organization announced Monday (March 30).


UVA basketball’s Bennett, Brogdon, Anderson earn NABC District 2 awards

The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) honored Virginia’s Tony Bennett, Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) and Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) on Friday (March 27).


The broken pinky that turned UVA basketball’s season

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett had a choice forced upon him by a random contact between hand and pinky finger six weeks prior.


Press Conference: UVA after upset loss to Michigan State in NCAA Tournament

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Justin Anderson and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ upset loss to Michigan State in the 2015 NCAA Tournament.


Revenge? No. UVA focused on advancing in NCAA Tournament

When the brackets were announced on Selection Sunday, the first jolt for UVA was that the Cavs, in the top three in the national polls much of the season, had slipped to the two seed in the East Regional.


Video: UVA basketball players Justin Anderson, Anthony Gill talk roommates

During an NCAA Tournament press conference, Virginia’s Justin Anderson takes a moment to share his personality and asks teammate Anthony Gill to name his roommates. Watch the humorous moment unfold as Gill rattles off multiple teammates, but doesn’t include Anderson.


Healthy Justin Anderson leads UVA to NCAA Tournament win

ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel and UNC standout Jason Capel break down 2nd-seeded UVA’s 79-67 win over 15th-seeded Belmont in the 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament.


Video: UVA at full strength for NCAA Tournament?

Jeff Fischel and the ACCDN team is in Charlotte covering the UVA road to Indianapolis and the story of the day was Justin Anderson’s readiness for the start of the NCAA Tournament. 2-seed Virginia takes on 15-seed Belmont Friday and Anderson, London Perrantes and Tony Bennett expect the Cavaliers to be at full strength.


Video: Interview with UVA basketball’s Malcolm Brogdon

ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel caught up with UVA All-American guard Malcolm Brogdon, who spoke about defense being a staple of the program, the experience the Cavs bring to the table and the fact that Justin Anderson is ready to add “firepower” to UVA’s title run.


Bennett on Justin Anderson: JA is ‘valuable part’ of UVA success

Justin Anderson didn’t score in 26 minutes in two appearances off the bench in UVA’s shorter-than-expected run in the 2015 ACC Tournament.


The verdict on UVA’s Justin Anderson: Still rusty

UVA junior guard Justin Anderson didn’t score in his two ACC Tournament games this week, going 0-for-6 from the field and missing the front end of a 1-and-1 in 26 minutes in the two games.


UVA basketball’s Evan Nolte: In a rhythm at ACC Tournament

Top-seeded UVA got out to a 16-2 lead against Florida State in the opening minutes of their quarterfinal matchup in the ACC Tournament on Thursday, and junior Evan Nolte was a big part of the early flurry.


Justin Anderson returns for UVA: Baby steps

You knew not to expect UVA guard Justin Anderson to immediately be the All-America candidate that he was before he went down to injury on Feb. 7.


Justin Anderson Update: In uniform for Thursday’s ACC Tournament game

UVA junior guard Justin Anderson is in uniform and participated in pregame warmups in advance of top seed UVA’s ACC Tournament quarterfinal game with #9 seed Florida State.


Justin Anderson: Will UVA get him back tomorrow?

The status of UVA guard Justin Anderson for Thursday’s ACC Tournament quarterfinal is still up in the air.


Justin Anderson to return for UVA this week?

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett said today that junior guard Justin Anderson has engaged in light basketball-related activities, and seemed to hint that Anderson could return as early as this week’s ACC Tournament.


UVA’s Bennett named ACC coach of the year: Brogdon, Atkins, Anderson, Gill honored

The UVA men’s basketball team had four players earn All-ACC awards Sunday as the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA) announced its 2014-15 honors. The Cavaliers tied a school record with three All-ACC selections, while Tony Bennett repeated as ACC Coach of the Year and senior Darion Atkins (Clinton, Md.) was named ACC Defensive Player of the Year.


UVA basketball: Prepare for March Madness as if Justin Anderson isn’t available

Second-ranked UVA is 8-0 since second-leading scorer Justin Anderson went down with a broken finger on Feb. 7. With today’s news that Anderson had to undergo an appendectomy, coach Tony Bennett is likely preparing to play the rest of the season without Anderson.


UVA guard Justin Anderson out after appendectomy

UVA junior guard Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) has been ruled out for No. 2 Virginia’s game at No. 16/14 Louisville on Saturday (March 7) after having an appendectomy on Thursday (March 5).


UVA and the NBA: The future for Justin Anderson, but when?

The pending return of UVA junior guard Justin Anderson to the rotation for coach Tony Bennett has Virginia fans fired up and at the same time apprehensive.


Welcome back: But UVA needs to be careful with Justin Anderson

Second-ranked UVA didn’t need Justin Anderson down the stretch to clinch the program’s second consecutive ACC regular-season title. It’s hard to imagine, though, that the Cavs can win a national title without the 6’6” do-everything junior.


UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett: Justin Anderson may be in lineup at Louisville

Junior guard Justin Anderson got good news during a doctor visit on Monday, and UVA coach Tony Bennett said on his radio show Tuesday that the All-America candidate may be able to play Saturday in the Cavs’ regular-season finale at Louisville.


Why Evan Nolte gets minutes for #2 UVA

To suggest that Evan Nolte is even an enigma can get certain sections of the UVA fan base fired up mad.


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Wounded warriors: UVA basketball dealing with glut of injuries

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett expects to know later in the day on Monday if he will have point guard London Perrantes for the second-ranked Cavs’ game at Wake Forest Wednesday night.


Losing a top player: How is UVA faring relative to other top teams?

Second-ranked UVA was 20-1 with a halftime lead over then-#9 Louisville on Feb. 7 when Justin Anderson was lost for four weeks with a broken finger on his shooting hand.


Next man up: #2 UVA wins without Anderson, Perrantes

Second-ranked UVA lost second-leading scorer Justin Anderson during its 52-47 win over then-#9 Louisville. The Cavs won their next three without Anderson, though the wins – over N.C. State, Wake Forest and Pitt – were anything but pretty.