Cavaliers Announce 2023 Summer League Roster

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Cavaliers have announced its roster for the NBA 2K24 Summer League that will compete in Las Vegas, July 7-17. The 2023 summer league team will feature Cavaliers guard Sam Merrill, 2023 draft pick Emoni Bates, and 2022 Cavaliers draft picks Isaiah Mobley, Luke Travers and Khalifa Diop. The team will also include two players from last season’s Cleveland Charge team, including Sharife Cooper and Devontae Shuler. The Head Coach is Mike Gerrity (University of Southern California).


21Emoni BatesF6-91901/28/04Eastern MichiganEastern Michigan
38Mike BothwellG6-31951/19/00FurmanFurman University
2Sharife CooperG6-11806/11/01AuburnCleveland Charge
18Kahlifa DiopC6-102311/15/02SenegalGran Canaria (Spain)
39Wendell GreenG5-111758/7/02AuburnAuburn
50Cedric Henderson Jr.G6-62003/3/00ArizonaArizona
5Sam MerrillG6-52055/15/96Utah StateCleveland Cavaliers
15Isaiah MobleyF6-102409/24/99USCCleveland Charge
48Pete NanceF6-112302/19/00UNCUNC
40Craig Porter Jr.G6-21782/26/00Wichita StateWichita State
55Devonte ShulerG6-21852/9/98MississippiCleveland Charge
33Luke TraversF6-72089/3/01Rockingham Flames (Aus.)Perth Wildcats (Aus.)
49Fabian WhiteF/C6-823011/29/98HoustonSouth Bay Lakers


Friday, July 7 - vs Brooklyn Nets - 8:30PM ET - COX Pavilion - NBATV

Sunday, July 9 - vs Toronto Raptors - 3:30PM ET - COX Pavilion - NBATV

Monday, July 10 - vs Memphis Grizzlies - 6:00PM ET - COX Pavilion - ESPNews

Thursday, July 13 - vs Chicago Bulls - 3:00PM ET - Thomas & Mack Center - ESPN2

Note: The NBA 2K24 Summer League will feature all 30 NBA teams playing at least five games each.  Each team will play four games from July 7-14.  After each team plays four games, the top four teams will advance to the playoffs and participate in the semifinals on Sunday, July 16 (4 p.m. ET on ESPN and 6 p.m. ET on ESPN2).  The two winning teams from the semifinal games will meet in the championship game on Monday, July 17 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN.  The four playoff teams will be determined by winning percentage in each team’s first four games, with tiebreak criteria available here.  The 26 teams that do not advance to the four-team playoff will play a fifth game on either Saturday, July 15 or Sunday, July 16.