After Joe Ingles, Granada added to its roster also Richard Hendrix. The player had attended the University of Alabama where he played for the Crimson Tide. He was drafted 19th in the second round in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors.
He was released on December 18, 2008 without appearing in a regular season game with the Warriors] On December 28, 2008, Richard Hendrix was accquired by the Dakota Wizards, a [National Basketball Association Development League] team based in Bismarck, North Dakota. During his tenure with Dakota, Hendrix led the team in rebounds and finished second overall in the league after being surpassed on the final day of the 2008-2009 by Dwayne Jones of the Austin Toros.
In regular season he averaged 14.6ppg and 11.5rpg.