July 12, 2013 - NBA Development League (D-League) - Santa Cruz Warriors
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. - Seven Santa Cruz Warriors players are scheduled to compete in 2013 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, including two on the Golden State Warriors and two on the NBA D-League Select Team.
Cameron Jones and Lance Goulbourne have been named to the Golden State Warriors Summer League roster. They will join Scott Machado and Kent Bazemore, who each spent time last season in Santa Cruz, and they will play alongside the likes of Draymond Green and Nemanja Nedovic, the 30th overall pick of the 2013 NBA Draft. For the full Golden State Warriors Summer League roster and schedule, please click here: http://on.nba.com/1dbYYVe.
Stefhon Hannah, who earned his second consecutive NBA D-League Defensive Player of the Year award last season, and Mickell Gladness have been named to the NBA D-League Select Team. Santa Cruz Warriors Assistant Coach Casey Hill will be a member of the coaching staff of the Select Team, which is comprised of 12 top NBA D-League prospects. For the complete NBA D-League Select roster and schedule, please click here: http://on.nba.com/14Y8TLq.
NBA D-League All Star Game MVP Travis Leslie is expected to play on the Miami HEAT Summer League team in Las Vegas (http://on.nba.com/19RnbAx). He is also a member of the Philadelphia 76ers Summer League team, which is one of 10 teams currently competing in Orlando Pro Summer League (http://on.nba.com/12EFAKq). In addition, Santa Cruz Warriors big man Jeremy Tyler has been named to the New York Knicks Summer League team (http://on.knicks.com/11z1UeQ) and Darington Hobson has been named to the Memphis Grizzlies Summer League roster.
2013 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas begins today and runs through Monday, July 22. Each team is slated to play three preliminary games before participating in at least two more contests, as they compete for the inaugural NBA Summer League Championship. The Golden State Warriors will begin their summer campaign against the Washington Wizards on Saturday, July 13 (1:00 p.m. PDT, NBA TV), while the NBA D-League Select Team will start Summer League play against the Minnesota Timberwolves (whose roster includes former Santa Cruz Warrior Chris Johnson) on Saturday, July 13 (3:30 p.m. PDT). In addition to a full slate of games on NBA TV, all NBA Summer League games will once again be available via NBA Summer League Live on www.NBA.com and NBA Mobile.