Bucks begin Summer League play July 12 in Las Vegas


The National Basketball Association released the 2010 NBA Summer League schedule today and the Milwaukee Bucks will play five games in Las Vegas from July 12-18. Four of those five games will be against teams that qualified for the 2010 NBA Playoffs, including Milwaukee's first game against Dallas on Monday, July 12.

The Bucks 2010 NBA Summer League schedule also includes Memphis (July 13), their first-round playoff opponent Atlanta (July 15), Miami (July 16) and Cleveland (July 18). The 2010 NBA Summer League officially tips-off Friday, June 9 and 58 games are scheduled at the COX Pavilion and Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

In all, 22 NBA teams, along with an NBA Development League team of select players, will participate in the 2010 NBA Summer League.

The Bucks will announce their 2010 NBA Summer League roster at a later date.

Tickets for the 2010 NBA Summer League are on sale and can be purchased by calling 702-739-FANS, through UNLVtickets.com or by visiting the Thomas & Mack Center Box Office and UNLV Ticket Outlets. All general admission tickets are $25 for the day; seniors and children (3-12) are $15 for the day; and children two years and under are admitted free of charge.

The television "Voice of the Bucks", Jim Paschke will be on the scene in Las Vegas, providing exclusive 2010 NBA Summer League coverage for Bucks.com including video highlights, interviews and player features. The Paschketball feature on Bucks.com will be updated daily and it is your official source for Bucks-related content during the 2010 NBA Summer League. A complete national broadcast schedule will be released at a later date.

BUCKS SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE (all times listed are Milwaukee times):

Mon., July 12 Dallas 7 p.m. COX Pavilion
Tue., July 13 Memphis 7 p.m. COX Pavilion
Thu., July 15 Atlanta 7:30 p.m. Thomas & Mack Center
Fri., July 16 Miami 9:30 p.m. Thomas & Mack Center
Sun., July 18 Cleveland 3 p.m. COX Pavilion