Detroit Pistons Announce Schedule and Roster for Orlando Summer League

Detroit To Face Houston, Memphis, Miami and Boston Before Championship Day

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – The Detroit Pistons announced today that the club will participate in the 2014 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League which will be held at the Amway Center's practice court in Orlando, FL. The league will feature 10 teams and will run from July 5-11 with a championship day slated for the final day.

Current Pistons’ players Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Tony Mitchell and Peyton Siva are all expected to participate. Spencer Dinwiddie, drafted by Detroit with the 38th selection in the 2014 NBA Draft, will be present at summer league but will not participate due to his on-going recovery from an ACL injury. Assistant coaches Bob Beyer, Brendan Malone and Charles Klask will serve as the summer league coaching staff, with Beyer serving as head coach.

The league is closed to the public and open to media and professional team/league personnel. For credential information, please contact the Detroit Pistons Public Relations Department at (248) 377-0135.

All games will be aired on NBATV and can also be viewed live by signing up at www.nba.com/summerleaguelive.

Following is the Pistons’ summer league schedule:

  • July 5, Detroit vs. Houston, 3:00 p.m. ET
  • July 6, Detroit vs. Memphis, 3:00 p.m. ET
  • July 8, Detroit vs. Miami, 5:00 p.m. ET
  • July 9, Detroit vs. Boston, 7:00 p.m. ET
  • July 11*, TBD, TBD

*Championship Day (all teams will play a final fifth game regardless of record)

2014 Detroit Pistons Summer League Roster

Player POS College NBA Exp.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope G Georgia 1 Year
Brian Cook F/C Illinois 9 Years
*Spencer Dinwiddie G Colorado None
Justin Harper F Richmond 1 Year
Jordan Heath F Canisius None
Damion James F Texas 4 Years
DeAndre Liggins G Kentucky 3 Years
David Lighty G Ohio State None
Ian Miller G Florida State None
Tony Mitchell F University of North Texas 1 Year
Tim Ohlbrecht C Germany 1 Year
Peyton Siva G Louisville 1 Year
Tristan Spurlock F Central Florida None
Markel Starks G Georgetown None
Chris Watford F Indiana None

*Injured – Will Not Participate