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Suns Announce 2009 NBA Summer League Roster

Alando Tucker will be the elder statesman on the Suns' summer league roster.
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Posted: July 1, 2009

Phoenix Suns’ 2009 first-round pick Earl Clark (14th overall) and second-round selection Taylor Griffin (48th overall) will join Suns’ second-year players Robin Lopez and Goran Dragic and third-year pro Alando Tucker as they compete in the 2009 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, Nevada from July 10-19. Suns legend and assistant coach Dan Majerle returns to serve as head coach of the summer league team for the second-straight season.

The Suns tip-off summer league play on Monday, July 13 at 3 p.m. versus the Dallas Mavericks in the first of five games played at COX Pavilion and the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of UNLV.

The Suns’ 14-man roster and complete summer league schedule are listed below.

SUNS SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER

No. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Birthdate College/Team Yrs
35 Kaspars Berzins C 7-0 225 08/25/85 Latvia R
10 Josh Carter F 6-7 195 11/20/86 Texas A&M R
55 Earl Clark F 6-10 225 1/17/88 Louisville R
5 Geary Claxton G 6-5 220 7/2/86 Penn State R
3 Lee Cummard G 6-7 190 3/31/85 Brigham Young R
1 Zabian Dowdell G 6-8 190 9/10/84 Virginia Tech R
22 Micah Downs G 6-8 190 9/8/86 Gonzaga R
2 Goran Dragic G 6-3 190 5/6/86 Union Olipija (Slovenia 1
32 Taylor Griffin F 6-7 238 4/18/86 Oklahoma R
8 Jiri Hubalek F/C 6-11 225 11/25/82 Iowa State R
15 Robin Lopez C 7-0 255 4/1/88 Stanford 1
11 Carlos Powell F 6-7 225 8/29/83 South Carolina R
10 Chris Rogers G 6-4 205 1/10/84 Arizona R
29 Alando Tucker G 6-6 205 2/11/84 Wisconsin 2

HEAD COACH: Dan Majerle (Central Michigan)
ASSISTANT COACHES: Noel Gillespie, Anthony Houston, Paul Mokeski
HEAD ATHLETIC TRAINER: Aaron Nelson (Iowa State)

SUNS SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE

Date Opponent Location Time
Monday, July 13 Dallas Mavericks COX Pavilion 3 p.m.
Wednesday, July 15 Toronto Raptors COX Pavilion 5 p.m.
Friday, July 17 NBA D-League Select COX Pavilion 7 p.m.
Saturday, July 18 Memphis Grizzlies COX Pavilion 5 p.m.
Sunday, July 19 L.A. Clippers Thomas & Mack Center 7:30 p.m.

All times listed are Phoenix times