Treasure Valley fans will see if former Idaho players have what it takes

BOISE, Idaho, October 1, 2008 – The Idaho Stampede announced today that 17 former players are on NBA training camp rosters. Training camp determines which players will make each NBA team’s opening roster. Two former Stampede coaches, Joe Wolf, with the Milwaukee Bucks and Rory White, with the Los Angeles Clippers are also included on the NBA rosters.

The preseason schedule begins this Sunday, Oct. 6 when the Golden State Warriors take on the New Orleans Hornets and the Detroit Pistons travel to Miami to take on the Heat.

Following is the list of former Stampede players on 2007-08 NBA training camp rosters:

NBA TeamPlayerPositionHeightWeightCollege
Cleveland Lance Allred C 6-11 250 Weber State
Denver William “Smush” ParkerG 6-4 190 Fordham
Houston Rafer Alston G 6-2 175 Fresno State
Houston Marcus Campbell C 7-0 280 Mississippi State
IndianaJosh McRoberts* F 6-10 240 Duke
L.A. Clippers Mike Taylor G 6-2 166 Iowa State
Memphis Brent Petway F 6-8 205 Michigan
Milwaukee Matt Freije F 6-10 240 Vanderbilt
Milwaukee Damon Jones G 6-3 195 Houston
New Jersey Julius Hodge G 6-7 210 N.C. State
New Jersey Awvee Storey G/F 6-6 225 Louisiana State
Oklahoma Mouhamed Sene* C 7-0 230 Senegal
Portland Luke Jackson F 6-7 215 Oregon
Portland Jamaal Tatum G 6-2 175 Southern Illinois
Sacramento Noel Felix F 6-9 225 Fresno State
Utah Britton Johnson F 6-10 210 Utah
Utah C.J. Miles* G 6-6 215 Skyline HS (TX)

*NBA Assigned Player