HORNETS ANNOUNCE SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER AND SCHEDULE
2012 Draft Picks Anthony Davis, Austin Rivers and Darius Miller expected to play


July 9, 2012

The New Orleans Hornets announced their roster and schedule for the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Hornets 2012 draft picks Anthony Davis (1st overall), Austin Rivers (10th overall) and Darius Miller (46th overall), along with four players from the 2011-12 Hornets end-of-season roster (Jerome Dyson, Xavier Henry, Lance Thomas and Darryl Watkins) are slated to participate.

The Hornets 2012 Summer League schedule kicks off July 15 against the Portland Trail Blazers and features five games in seven days, all of which will be played at the Thomas & Mac Center in Las Vegas (full schedule below). All games will be televised live by NBATV.

The Hornets will hold a mini-camp July 11-13 at the Alario Center before traveling to Las Vegas.

Hornets 2012 Summer League Roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. DOB Prior to NBA/Home Country Yrs.
32 Jeremy Allen G 6'4" 188 12/16/88 Florida International/USA R
40 Denzel Bowles F 6'10" 247 5/1/89 Siauliu (Lithuania)/USA R
33 Matthew Bryan-Amaning F 6'9" 232 5/9/88 Hacettepe (Turkey)/Great Britain R
23 Anthony Davis F 6'10" 220 3/11/93 Kentucky/USA R
11 Jerome Dyson G 6'3" 180 5/1/87 Connecticut/USA 1
26 Austin Freeman G 6'3" 226 5/6/89 MarcoPolo Shop Forli (Italy)/USA R
4 Xavier Henry G 6'6" 220 3/15/91 Kansas/USA 2
38 Mac Koshwal F 6'10" 240 10/19/87 CB Canarias (Spain)/USA R
1 Darius Miller F 6'8" 225 3/21/90 Kentucky/USA R
29 Darko Planinic C 6'11" 255 11/22/90 BC Siroki (Bosnia)/Bosnia R
25 Austin Rivers G 6'4" 200 8/1/92 Duke/USA R
9 Brian Roberts G 6'1" 173 12/3/85 Bamberg (Germany)/USA R
42 Lance Thomas F 6'8" 225 5/24/88 Duke/USA 1
5 Michael Thompson C 6'10" 250 12/11/83 Frankfurt Skyliners/USA R
31 Darryl Watkins C 6'11" 258 11/8/84 Syracuse/USA 2


Hornets 2012 Summer League Schedule

Date Event Time (Pacific) Location
Saturday, July 14 Practice 5:00-7:00PM COX Pavilion Practice
Sunday, July 15 Shootaround
NOH vs. POR
10:00-11:00AM
7:30PM
Thomas & Mack Center
Thomas & Mack Center
Monday, July 16 Shootaround
NOH vs. MIL
11:00AM-12:00PM
7:30PM
Thomas & Mack Center
Thomas & Mack Center
Tuesday, July 17 Practice 3:00-5:00PM COX Pavilion Practice
Wednesday, July 18 Shootaround
NOH vs. PHX
9:00-10:00AM
5:30PM
Thomas & Mack Center
Thomas & Mack Center
Thursday, July 19 Practice 1:00-3:00PM COX Pavilion Practice
Friday, July 20 Shootaround
NOH vs. DAL
11:00AM-12:00PM
7:30PM
Thomas & Mack Center
Thomas & Mack Center
Saturday, July 21 NOH vs. GSW 3:30PM Thomas & Mack Center



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