Hornets Announce Roster For NBA 2K23 Summer League 2022

Hornets To Hold Mini-Camp July 3-6 at Novant Health Training Center

July 1, 2022 – The Charlotte Hornets announced today the team’s roster for NBA 2K23 Summer League 2022, which begins July 7. Greensboro Swarm Head Coach Jordan Surenkamp will serve as head coach of the Hornets Summer League Team, highlighted by Kai Jones and JT Thor along with 2022 NBA Draft picks, Mark Williams and Bryce McGowens. The team’s full Summer League roster is listed below.

Prior to departing for Las Vegas, the Hornets will hold a four-day mini-camp at the Novant Health Training Center inside Spectrum Center from Sunday, July 3 through Wednesday, July 6.

The Charlotte Hornets open Summer League on the second day of competition with a game against the Indiana Pacers on Friday, July 8 at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Hornets will take on the Los Angeles Lakers on July 10 at 9:30 p.m. ET on NBA TV. On July 13, Charlotte squares off with the Cleveland Cavaliers on ESPNU with tipoff scheduled for 5 p.m. ET. In their fourth contest, the Hornets round out group play on July 14 against the Chicago Bulls at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN2.

All 75 games of Summer League action will take place over 11 days at Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and will air live on television on ESPN networks or NBA TV while all games will also be available to stream on ESPN+ and the ESPN App.

No                    Player                                          Pos.       Ht.        Wt.       Birthdate         Prior to NBA/Home Country                              Yrs Pro

51                     Ty-Shon Alexander                      G          6-3        195       07/16/98           Creighton/USA                                                                 1

8                       LiAngelo Ball                                  F          6-5        230       11/24/98           Greensboro Swarm/USA                                               R

17                     Jalen Crutcher                              G          6-2        175       07/18/99           Dayton/USA                                                                     R

30                     LJ Figueroa                                   G          6-6        200       03/28/98           Oregon/USA                                                                     R

23                     Kai Jones                                      F/C        6-10      225       01/19/01           Texas/Bahamas                                                               1

16                     Scottie Lewis                                 G          6-5        185       03/12/00           Florida/USA                                                                      1

45                     Brady Manek                                 F          6-9        230       09/04/98           North Carolina/USA                                                        R

7                       Bryce McGowens                       G/F        6-7        181       11/08/02           Nebraska/USA                                                                 R

22                     Cameron McGriff                          F          6-7        220       09/30/97           Oklahoma State/USA                                                     1

14                     Justin Minaya                                F          6-7        210       03/26/99           Providence/USA                                                              R

4                       Nick Richards                                C          7-0        250       11/29/97           Kentucky/Jamaica                                                           2

21                     JT Thor                                           F          6-9        205       08/26/02           Auburn/USA                                                                     1

55                     Isaiah Whaley                                F          6-9        225       03/26/98           Connecticut/USA                                                             R

5                       Mark Williams                                C          7-1        242       12/16/01           Duke/USA                                                                         R

Head Coach: Steve Clifford (College – Maine-Farmington)

Summer League Head Coach: Jordan Surenkamp (College – Wabash College)

Assistant Coaches: Nick Friedman (College - Miami)

                                  Norm Richardson (College - Hofstra)

                                     Jackson Simmons (College – North Carolina)

                                     Donyell Marshall (College - Connecticut)

                                     Ben Resner (College - Stony Brook)

                                     Collin Terry (College - Utah Valley University)

Director of Health Care & Sports Performance: Joe Sharpe (College - Old Dominion)

Associate Head Athletic Trainer: Quinton Sawyer (College - North Carolina)

Hornets NBA 2K23 Summer League 2022 Schedule

Friday, July 8

Thomas & Mack Center

6 p.m. – Charlotte vs. Indiana (ESPN2)

Sunday, July 10

Thomas & Mack Center

9:30 p.m. – Charlotte vs. Los Angeles Lakers (NBA TV)

Wednesday, July 13

Cox Pavilion

5 p.m. – Cleveland vs. Charlotte (ESPNU)

Thursday, July 14

Cox Pavilion

6 p.m. – Chicago vs. Charlotte (ESPN2)

*All times listed are Eastern