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:
|Name||Team(s)||Last Season in S.F.|
|Alexis Ajinca*||Charlotte Bobcats||2008-09|
|Will Blalock*||Golden State Warriors||2006-07|
|Andre Brown||Golden State Warriors||2006-07|
|Nik Caner-Medley||Los Angeles Clippers||2007-08|
|Jermareo Davidson*||Atlanta Hawks/Utah Jazz||2007-08|
|Corsley Edwards||Washington Wizards||2004-05|
|Gary Forbes||Houston Rockets||2008-09|
|C.J. Giles||Golden State Warriors||2008-09|
|Nathan Jawai*||Charlotte Bobcats/Cleveland Cavaliers||2009-10|
|Alexander Johnson||Houston Rockets||2009-10|
|Joe Krabbenhoft||Portland Trail Blazers||2009-10|
|Chris McCray||Memphis Grizzlies||2009-10|
|Jared Newson||NBA D-League Select||2009-10|
|Kasib Powell||Golden State Warriors||2008-09|
|Jared Reiner||Cleveland Cavaliers/Detroit Pistons||2006-07|
|Chris Richard*||Chicago Bulls||2007-08|
|Antywane Robinson||Miami HEAT||2007-08|
|Sean Singletary*||Orlando Magic||2008-09|
|Greg Stiemsma||Minnesota Timberwolves||2009-10|
|Reggie Williams||Golden State Warriors||2009-10|
* – 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.