Samsung NBA Summer League is an opportunity for many NBA D-League alums to perform in front of NBA decision makers. NBADLeague.com will be on the ground in Vegas from start to finish and will be profiling several top alums as their journey to the NBA continues in the summer.
Oakland rival-turned-friend Damian Lillard led Will Cherry's NBA campaign during his eye-opening Summer League. Three weeks later, Cherry has reached his ultimate goal, signing with the Toronto Raptors.
August 4: Spotlight: Cherry Rises from the Big Sky
Justin Holiday was one of Summer League's breakout stars. But he understands that to reach the NBA, he needs to thrive in a role far outside the spotlight.
July 29: Spotlight: Holiday Turns Heads in Vegas
Darius Morris has already proven to be an NBA-caliber talent. Still just 23, the NBA should come calling sooner rather than later.
July 22: Spotlight: Just a Matter of Time for Morris
After playing in both Orlando and Vegas, DeAndre Liggins has demonstrated that he has a legitimate NBA skill -- locking down on defense.
July 22: Spotlight: Liggins Still Locking Down
A strong showing at Samsung NBA Summer League combined with a chance for increased minutes might signal a breakout season for Glen Rice Jr.
July 16: Spotlight: Opportunity Knocks For Rice Jr.
Fighting for a roster spot on the Knicks is nothing compared to what Jeremy Tyler has already overcome.
July 15: Spotlight: Tyler Coming Up Big
After also playing in Orlando, Seth Curry has exceled with the Phoenix Suns in Las Vegas.
July 13: Spotlight: Curry's Busy Summer
It appears the high-flying wing Chris Wright may have found a home in Milwaukee.
July 12: Spotlight: Wright Hoping to Stick With Bucks
Murphy, who ended the season as our No. 1 overall Prospect, is still looking to get back on an NBA roster.
July 12: Spotlight: Murphy Still Chasing Call-Up