Pelicans Announce 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League Roster and Mini-Camp Schedule
July 2, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans today announced its roster for the 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
The Pelicans will hold a mini-camp from July 6-9 at the team’s practice facility in Metairie, La., with media availability following the morning sessions July 7-9. New Orleans’ first game of the 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League is Friday, July 10 against the Milwaukee Bucks, followed by games against the Dallas Mavericks and Brooklyn Nets before beginning the single-elimination tournament. All teams participating in the Samsung NBA Summer League are guaranteed to play a minimum of five games. Team will be seeded following the preliminary round, with the top eight seeds receiving a first-round bye.
NBA TV will televise all 67 games at the annual showcase of future NBA stars, culminating with the Samsung NBA Summer League Championship Game at 6 p.m. PT on Monday, July 20 at the Thomas & Mack Center. Also, fans again will be able to watch games live on NBA.com and via the NBA Game Time App.
Tickets for Samsung NBA Summer League are on sale now. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting NBATickets.com or by calling 702-739-FANS. Dedicated customer service for NBATickets.com is available at (866) 357-1136 and by email.
PELICANS 2015 SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER (subject to change)
|No.||Player||Pos.||Ht.||Wt.||Born||College/Country||Last Team Played For|
|15||Jordan Aboudou||F||6-7||210||1/30/91||France||BCM Gravelines (France)|
|22||Khem Birch||F||6-9||220||9/28/92||UNLV||Sioux Falls Skyforce (NBADL)|
|12||Seth Curry||G||6-2||185||8/23/90||Duke||Erie BayHawks (NBADL)|
|31||Bryce Dejean-Jones||G||6-6||209||8/21/92||Iowa State||Iowa State (NCAA)|
|7||Larry Drew II||G||6-2||180||3/5/90||UCLA||Sioux Falls Skyforce (NBADL)|
|25||Fuquan Edwin||F||6-6||215||9/17/91||Seton Hall||Guaros de Lara (Venezuela)|
|34||Drew Gordon||F||6-9||245||7/12/90||New Mexico||Delaware 87ers (NBADL)|
|6||He Tianju||F||6-9||202||12/28/90||China||Liaoning Flying Leopards (China)|
|24||Jay Hook||G||6-4||180||7/9/93||Tulane||Tulane (NCAA)|
|14||Lazeric Jones||G||6-0||187||8/11/90||UCLA||Szolnoki Olaj (Hungary)|
|2||Victor Rudd||F||6-9||235||3/18/91||Southern Florida||Delaware 87ers (NBADL)|
|4||Will Sheehey||F||6-7||200||1/16/92||Indiana||Los Angeles D-Fenders (NBADL)|
|32||Jarvis Varnado||F/C||6-9||230||3/1/88||Mississippi State||Los Angeles D-Fenders (NBADL)|
|18||Gasper Vidmar||C||6-11||260||9/14/87||Slovenia||Darussafaka (Turkey)|
PELICANS 2015 SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE
|Date||Event||Time (local Pacific)||Location|
|Friday, July 10||Game #1 vs. MIL||3:00PM (5:00PM CST)||COX Pavilion|
|Saturday, July 11||Game #2 vs. DAL||1:00PM (3:00PM CST)||COX Pavilion|
|Monday, July 13||Game #3 vs. BKN||1:30PM (3:30PM CST)||Thomas & Mack Center|
|Wednesday, July 15||Playoffs - Round 1||TBD||Thomas & Mack/COX Pavilion|
|Thursday, July 16||Playoffs - Round 2||TBD||Thomas & Mack/COX Pavilion|
|Friday, July 17||Consolation Round||TBD||Thomas & Mack/COX Pavilion|
|Saturday, July 18||Quarterfinals||TBD||Thomas & Mack Center|
|Sunday, July 19||Semifinals||TBD||Thomas & Mack Center|
|Monday, July 20||Finals||6:00PM (8:00PM CST)||Thomas & Mack Center|