Grizzlies announce NBA Summer League 2016 roster
Memphis Grizzlies General Manager Chris Wallace today announced that 2016 draftees Wade Baldwin IV and Deyonta Davis will join third-year forward JaMychal Green and 2015 draftee Andrew Harrison in representing the Grizzlies at the Samsung Summer League in Las Vegas.
Grizzlies Head Coach David Fizdale will serve as the head coach during summer league with Grizzlies associate head coach J.B. Bickerstaff and Grizzlies assistant coach Nick Van Exel also on the sidelines.
The Samsung Summer League in Las Vegas features 24 teams competing in a 72-game schedule, where a tournament-style schedule will crown the NBA Summer League Champion on Monday, July 18. Starting on July 8, teams will play three preliminary games – and a minimum of five games total – with all games taking place at the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
Tickets for the NBA Summer League 2016 are on sale now. Fans will be able to purchase tickets by calling (702) 739-FANS, through UNLVtickets.com or by visiting any UNLV ticket outlet.
Fans who want to support the Memphis Grizzlies by purchasing 2016-17 Season Tickets can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP or going online to grizzlies.com. Season Tickets start at $9 per game. For more information on the Grizzlies, ‘like’ Memphis Grizzlies on Facebook or follow on Twitter (@memgrizz).
|No.||Player||Pos.||Ht./Wt.||Birthdate||Prior to NBA/Home Country||NBA Yrs|
|2||Wade Baldwin IV||G||6-4/202||3/29/1996||Vanderbilt/USA||R|
|23||Deyonta Davis||C||6-11/237||12/2/1996||Michigan State/USA||R|
|40||Akeme Smart||C||7-3/228||2/15/1991||McCook CC/St. Vincent and the Grenadines||R|
|8||Keith Steffeck||F||6-9/190||5/31/1989||William Penn/USA||R|