Sixers Announce 2014 Training Camp Roster
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 – The Philadelphia 76ers today announced their training camp roster in preparation for the 2014-15 NBA season. Training camp will take place at Stockton College in Galloway, N.J. from Tuesday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 4.
In conjunction with the start of training camp, the Sixers have announced the signing of three players.
Chris Johnson (6-6, 201) was eligible for the 2012 NBA Draft following a four-year career at Dayton. He earned Honorable Mention All-Atlantic 10 honors as both a junior and a senior. Johnson appeared in 40 games for the Celtics last season.
Ronald Roberts (6-8, 225) was a four-year player at St. Joseph’s. He was named Atlantic 10 All-Conference Third Team as both a junior and a senior. Roberts shot 60% from the floor as a senior and 57% for his career.
Jakarr Sampson (6-9, 214) was an early entry candidate for the 2014 NBA Draft following his sophomore season at St. John’s. The 21-year-old was named BIG EAST Rookie of the Year as a freshman and averaged 14 points and six rebounds for his career.
Here is the entire Sixers 2014 Training Camp roster:
Tickets for the Sixers preseason games are on sale now at Sixers.com. The Sixers begin their preseason schedule at Boston on Monday, Oct. 6 and play the first of two games at Wells Fargo Center vs. Charlotte on Wednesday, Oct. 8. The Sixers also face the Celtics at Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, Oct. 16.
In addition, the Sixers are hosting two neutral site preseason games. The first is against New York at Syracuse University’s Carrier Dome on Tuesday, Oct. 14. On Saturday, Oct. 18, the Sixers will play Orlando at the brand new PPL Center in Allentown, Pa.