Long Island Nets Finalize Opening Night Roster
LONG ISLAND - The Long Island Nets, the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, have finalized their roster for the start of the 2019-20 season.
Long Island will tip off the season on the road on Saturday, Nov. 9, against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. The Nets will then host the College Park Skyhawks in the team's Veterans Day home opener on Monday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
The team set the opening night roster today by waiving guard Joe Cremo and forward Ismael Sanogo.
Long Island's roster now stands at 12 players, including Brooklyn two-way players Henry Ellenson and Timothé Luwawu-Cabarrot. The full roster is below:
# NAME POS HT WT DOB COLLEGE/COUNTRY ACQUIRED
22 Deng Adel F 6'7" 196 02/01/97 Louisville/South Sudan Returning (via Trade)
31 Devin Cannady G 6'1" 179 05/21/96 Princeton/USA Affiliate
15 John Egbunu C 6'10" 257 10/31/94 Florida/Nigeria Affiliate
4 Henry Ellenson F 6'10" 240 01/13/97 Marquette/USA Two-Way
8 Jaylen Hands G 6'3" 190 02/12/99 UCLA/USA Draft Rights
6 Jonathan Kasibabu F 6'8" 240 04/24/96 Fairfield/ Dem. Repub. of Congo Local Tryout
9 Timothé Luwawu-Cabarrot G/F 6'7" 210 05/09/95 France Two-Way
5 CJ Massinburg G 6'5" 205 04/14/97 Buffalo/USA Affiliate
0 Jahmal McMurray G 6'0" 180 01/01/96 Southern Methodist/USA Draft (via Trade)
11 Angel Nunez F 6'8" 210 10/09/91 South Florida/USA Local Tryout
21 C.J. Williams G 6'5" 234 02/06/90 North Carolina State/USA Affiliate
7 Ash Yacoubou G 6'4" 215 04/05/92 Saint Louis/USA Local Tryout
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