Bulls Announce 2019 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League Roster
The Chicago Bulls send 14 players to the 2019 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League
The Chicago Bulls 14-man roster for the 2019 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League will feature newly drafted rookies Coby White (No. 7 overall) and Daniel Gafford (No. 38 overall). Bulls Assistant Coach Nate Loenser will coach Chicago’s summer league team.
The Bulls begin summer league play with preliminary games on July 5 against the Los Angeles Lakers, July 7 against the Cleveland Cavaliers, July 8 against the New Orleans Pelicans and July 10 against the Charlotte Hornets. Upon the conclusion of the preliminary schedule, the Bulls will then be seeded in a tournament-style circuit that will determine the 2019 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League champion in the championship game on July 15 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2. Every team is guaranteed to play at least five games and as many as seven games.
MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2019, which features all 30 NBA teams and the Chinese and Croatian National Teams, will tip off with 10 games on July 5 and continue through Monday, July 15 at the Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. For the third consecutive year, ESPN will present every game from Las Vegas via the ESPN App, along with 43 games on its linear television networks (ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU). NBA TV, co-managed by the NBA and Turner Sports, will air a record 40 games.
2019 CHICAGO BULLS MGM RESORTS NBA SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE
|July 5||6:30 p.m.*||L.A. Lakers||Thomas & Mack Center|
|July 7||6:30 p.m.*||Cleveland||Thomas & Mack Center|
|July 8||8:30 p.m.*||New Orleans||Thomas & Mack Center|
|July 10||4:00 p.m.*||Charlotte||Cox Pavilion|
* Times listed are Central
2019 CHICAGO BULLS MGM RESORTS NBA SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER
|NO.||PLAYER||POS||HT||WT||DOB||PRIOR TO NBA/HOME COUNTRY||YRS.|
|0||Coby White||G||6-5||185||02/16/00||North Carolina/USA||R|
|5||Justin Simon||G||6-5||205||05/06/96||St. John’s/USA||R|
|15||Chandler Hutchison||F||6-7||197||04/26/96||Boise State/USA||1|
|20||Adam Mokoka||G||6-5||190||07/18/98||KK Mega Bemax/France||R|
|25||Walt Lemon Jr.||G||6-3||180||07/26/92||Bradley/USA||2|
|30||Tyler Hall||G||6-5||210||03/25/97||Montana State/USA||R|
SUMMER LEAGUE HEAD COACH: Nate Loenser
SUMMER LEAGUE ASSISTANT COACHES: Roy Rogers, Dean Cooper, Karen Umlauf, Henry Domercant, Chris Kent, Martin Rancik, Ben Sanders