Former Skyforce Players Populate 2010 NBA Summer League Rosters

Sioux Falls, S.D. (July 8, 2010) – The 2010 AirTran Airways Pro Summer League tipped off on Monday at the Orlando Magic practice facility and will conclude tomorrow. The 2010 NBA Summer League will take place at the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas from July 9-18.

Twenty former Skyforce players are playing in summer leagues with the intention of either earning an invitation to an NBA training camp this fall or proving that they are ready to receive playing time at the NBA level.

Following is the list of former players on NBA summer league rosters:

NameTeam(s)Last Season in S.F.
Alexis Ajinca*Charlotte Bobcats2008-09
Will Blalock*Golden State Warriors2006-07
Andre BrownGolden State Warriors2006-07
Nik Caner-MedleyLos Angeles Clippers2007-08
Jermareo Davidson*Atlanta Hawks/Utah Jazz2007-08
Corsley EdwardsWashington Wizards2004-05
Gary ForbesHouston Rockets2008-09
C.J. GilesGolden State Warriors2008-09
Nathan Jawai*Charlotte Bobcats/Cleveland Cavaliers2009-10
Alexander JohnsonHouston Rockets2009-10
Joe KrabbenhoftPortland Trail Blazers2009-10
Chris McCrayMemphis Grizzlies2009-10
Jared NewsonNBA D-League Select2009-10
Kasib PowellGolden State Warriors2008-09
Jared ReinerCleveland Cavaliers/Detroit Pistons2006-07
Chris Richard*Chicago Bulls2007-08
Antywane RobinsonMiami HEAT2007-08
Sean Singletary*Orlando Magic2008-09
Greg StiemsmaMinnesota Timberwolves2009-10
Reggie WilliamsGolden State Warriors2009-10

* – NBA Assigned Player

Skyforce fans should follow the Miami HEAT and Minnesota Timberwolves this summer to see how their draft picks stack up against other current and potential NBA players. There are also undrafted free agents that could possibly earn a roster spot with Miami or Minnesota and be eligible to play for the Skyforce next season.

Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs for the 2010-11 season are on sale. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.