Pacers Announce 2019 Rookie/Free Agent Camp Roster
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Pacers announced Friday their rookie/free agent camp roster. Highlighting the roster are 2019 first-round pick Goga Bitadze, as well as returning players Aaron Holiday, Alize Johnson, and Edmond Sumner.
Prior to departing for Las Vegas for Summer League, the Pacers will practice Monday through Thursday at the St. Vincent Center. Fort Wayne Mad Ants head coach Steve Gansey will serve as head coach of the Pacers Summer League team.
The Pacers will open play in the 2019 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas on Saturday, July 6 against Memphis at 7:00 PM ET on NBA TV. They play Detroit on Monday, July 8 at 5:00 PM ET (ESPNU), Atlanta on Tuesday, July 9 at 5:30 PM ET (NBA TV), and Toronto on Thursday, July 11 at 6:00 PM ET (NBATV) before tournament play begins. The Summer League championship game is scheduled for Monday, July 15.
Indiana Pacers 2019 Rookie/Free Agent Camp Roster
|No.||Player||Pos||Ht||Wt||Birthdate||College/Home Country||NBA Years||Last Team (League)|
|26||DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell||G/F||6-5||200||6/5/93||Illinois State||1||Le Portel (France)|
|8||Shizz Alston||G||6-4||180||9/21/96||Temple||R||Temple NCAA|
|18||Goga Bitadze||C||7-0||258||7/20/99||Republic of Georgia||R||KK Budućnost (Montenegro)|
|10||Brian Bowen II||G/F||6-7||190||10/2/98||La Lumiere School (IN)||R||Sydney Kings (Australia)|
|7||Cody Demps||G||6-4||195||12/2/93||Sacramento State||R||Stockton Kings (NBA G League)|
|23||JaKeenan Gant||F/C||6-8||210||5/6/96||Louisiana||R||Louisiana (NCAA)|
|3||Aaron Holiday||G||6-1||185||9/30/96||UCLA||1||Indiana Pacers|
|24||Alize Johnson||F||6-9||201||4/22/96||Missouri State||1||Indiana Pacers|
|19||Jaylen Johnson||F||6-9||230||8/7/96||Louisville||R||Iowa Wolves (NBA G League)|
|32||Markis McDuffie||F||6-8||196||9/6/97||Wichita State||R||Wichita State (NCAA)|
|9||MiKyle McIntosh||F||6-7||235||7/19/94||Oregon/Canada||R||Raptors 905 (NBA G League)|
|5||Edmond Sumner||G||6-5||176||12/31/95||Xavier||2||Indiana Pacers|
|25||Travin Thibodeaux||F||6-8||235||2/19/96||New Orleans||R||Fort Wayne Mad Ants (NBA G League)|