Hornets Announce 2014 Summer League Roster
Cody Zeller, 2014 First-Round Picks Noah Vonleh And P.J. Hairston Headline Summer League Team
July 2, 2014 - The Charlotte Hornets announced today that 2014 first-round draft picks Noah Vonleh and P.J. Hairston will join 2013 first-round pick Cody Zeller representing the Hornets at the Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Hornets Associate Head Coach Patrick Ewing will serve as head coach of the summer league squad.
The Hornets will hold a four-day mini-camp at Time Warner Cable Arena from Monday, July 7 through Thursday, July 10.
Following the mini-camp in Charlotte, the Hornets will begin summer league play on Friday, July 11, when they face the Golden State Warriors at 5:30 p.m. ET. The Hornets will then play the Sacramento Kings on Sunday, July 13 at 3:00 p.m. ET, before facing the New York Knicks on Monday, July 14 at 1:00 p.m. ET. After each of the participating teams has played in three games, they will be seeded for a tournament culminating in the 2014 Summer League Championship game on Monday, July 21. A consolation round will be held for teams failing to advance in order to ensure that each team plays a minimum of five games.
NBA TV will televise all 67 games of the Samsung NBA Summer League, with 38 games airing live, including the Hornets’ July 13 and 14 games. In addition, hornets.com will provide comprehensive coverage of Summer League, including game recaps.
2014 CHARLOTTE HORNETS SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER
|No.||Player||Pos.||Ht.||Wt.||Born||Prior to NBA/Home Country||Yrs||Last Team|
|30||Jordan Bachynski||C||7-2||260||9/6/89||Arizona State/USA||R||Arizona State|
|Rion Brown||F||6-6||200||9/3/91||University of Miami/USA||R||University of Miami|
|34||Justin Brownlee||F||6-7||220||4/23/88||St. John’s/USA||R||Erie Bayhawks|
|22||Josh Davis||F||6-8||215||1/22/91||San Diego State/USA||R||San Diego State|
|10||Jerome Dyson||G||6-3||180||5/1/87||Connecticut/USA||1||Enel Brindisi (Italy)|
|19||P.J. Hairston||G||6-6||220||12/24/92||North Carolina/USA||R||Texas Legends|
|32||Mickey McConnell||G||6-0||190||4/14/89||Saint Mary’s/USA||R||Texas Legends|
|56||Roberto Nelson||G||6-4||198||1/21/89||Oregon State/USA||R||Oregon State|
|54||Jarred Shaw||C||6-10||235||2/5/88||Utah State/USA||R||Utah State|
|21||Jamie Skeen||F||6-9||220||9/28/90||Virginia Commonwealth/USA||R||Super Basket Montegranaro (Italy)|
|1||Noah Vonleh||F||6-10||240||8/24/95||Indiana/USA||R||Indiana Univ.|
|40||Cody Zeller||F/C||7-0||240||10/5/92||Indiana/USA||1||Charlotte Hornets|
|July 11||Golden State Warriors||8:30 p.m.||Thomas and Mack Center|
|July 13||Sacramento Kings||6 p.m.||COX Pavilion|
|July 14||New York Knicks||4 p.m.||COX Pavilion|
|July 16-21||TBD||TBD||COX Pavilion|