Cavaliers Announce Summer League Roster
CLEVELAND, OH - July 10th, 2009 - The Cleveland Cavaliers have assembled a summer league team of free agents, young veterans and Cavaliers 2009 draft picks Christian Eyenga (30th overall) and Danny Green (46th overall) to participate in the 2009 NBA Summer League, Cavaliers General Manager Danny Ferry announced today.
The 2009 NBA Summer League will be held July 10-19 in Las Vegas, NV with the Cavaliers playing a five-game schedule at the COX Pavilion and Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. This marks the sixth consecutive year that the Cavaliers will compete in the League.
The Cavaliers will open summer league play with back-to-back games on Saturday, July 11th against the NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers and Sunday, July 12th versus the Milwaukee Bucks. In their only game at the Thomas & Mack Center, the Cavs take on the Washington Wizards on July 14th. Cleveland will close summer league by playing on two consecutive days, facing off against the Dallas Mavericks on July 16th and the Detroit Pistons on July 17th.
The Cavaliers summer league game schedule and roster are listed below.
CAVALIERS GAME SCHEDULE
|Saturday, July 11||LA Lakers vs. Cavaliers||3:00 p.m. PST||COX Pavilion|
|Sunday, July 12||Milwaukee vs. Cavaliers||7:00 p.m. PST||COX Pavilion|
|Tuesday, July 14||Washington vs. Cavaliers||3:30 p.m. PST||Thomas & Mack|
|Thursday, July 16||Dallas vs. Cavaliers||5:00 p.m. PST||COX Pavilion|
|Friday, July 17||Detroit vs. Cavaliers||1:00 p.m. PST||COX Pavilion|
|5||Jamont Gordon||G||6-4||225||3/16/87||Mississippi State||’08||R|
|14||Danny Green||G/F||6-6||210||6/22/87||North Carolina||’09||R|
|8||Tarence Kinsey||G||6-6||189||3/21/84||South Carolina||’06||3|
|6||Maureece Rice||G||6-1||225||3/14/84||George Washington||’08||R|
|31||Jawad Williams||F||6-9||220||2/19/83||North Carolina||’05||1|
|HEAD COACH||Chris Jent|
|ASSISTANT COACHES||Bryant Moore|
|ATHLETIC TRAINER||Mike Mancias|
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