Trail Blazers Announce 2014 Samsung NBA Summer League Roster

Portland’s Summer League entry features six players from the 2013-14 roster

PORTLAND, Ore. (July 7, 2014) – The Portland Trail Blazers have announced their 2014 Samsung NBA Summer League roster today, highlighted by current Trail Blazers Will Barton, Allen Crabbe, Joel Freeland, Meyers Leonard, CJ McCollum and Thomas Robinson.

Portland will play a minimum of five games in Las Vegas, beginning Saturday, July 12 vs. New York. The team plays its second game on Sunday, July 13 vs. Houston, before closing out the preliminary round on Tuesday, July 15 vs. Atlanta.

Following the preliminary round, the NBA Summer League returns to a tournament format for the second consecutive year, with each team guaranteed a minimum of five games.

All Trail Blazers games will be broadcast live on Comcast SportsNet, with Mike Barrett, Mike Rice and CSN’s Dwight Jaynes calling the games live from Portland.

Fans can purchase tickets to the Samsung NBA Summer League by visiting or by calling 702-739-FANS.

No. Name Position Height Weight DOB College Years
9 Keith Appling G 6'1" 185 2/13/92 Michigan State R
5 Will Barton G 6'6" 185 1/6/91 Trail Blazers 2
4 Davion Berry G 6'4" 185 11/01/91 Weber State/USA   R
21 Craig Brackins F 6'10" 230 10/09/87 Stelmet ZG/Poland 2
6 Bobby Brown G 6'2" 175 09/24/84 Dongguan/China 2
16 Matthews Bryan-Amaning F 6'9" 240 05/09/88 Antibes/France R
10 Rodney Carney  G/F 6'7" 205 04/15/84 Al Riyadi/Lebanon 5
23 Allen Crabbe G 6'6" 197 04/09/92  Trail Blazers 1
19 Joel Freeland F 6'11" 248 02/07/87 Trail Blazers 2
8 Jonathan Gibson G 6'2" 185 11/08/87 Petrochimi/Iran R
11 Meyers Leonard C 7'1" 255 02/27/92 Trail Blazers 2
3 CJ McCollum    G 6'3" 197 09/19/91 Trail Blazers  1
41 Thomas Robinson   F 6'10" 240 03/17/91 Trail Blazers  2

Summer League Coaches:

David Vanterpool (St. Bonaventure)
Nate Tibbetts (South Dakota)
Dale Osbourne (South Alabama)
Kim Hughes (Wisconsin)

Summer League Assistant Coaches:
John McCullough (Oklahoma)
Jonathan Yim (Cal State Fullerton)

Director of Player Heath and Performance:

Chris Stackpole (Boston University)

Head Athletic Trainer:

Geoff Clark (Oregon State)

Sports Performance Specialist:

Todd Forcier (Washington State)

Sports Performance Specialist:

Ben Kenyon (Adelphi)