Jaden Springer, Filip Petrušev, Ricky Council IV, Terquavion Smith, and Ąžuolas Tubelis featured on roster.
Team to participate in at least eight games between Salt Lake City Summer League and NBA 2K24 Summer League 2023 in Las Vegas.
76ers Head Coach Nick Nurse to lead team during Salt Lake City Summer League.
PHILADELPHIA – JUNE 30, 2023 – The Philadelphia 76ers announced today the team’s roster and schedule for both the Salt Lake City Summer League (July 3-6) and NBA 2K24 Summer League 2023 in Las Vegas (July 7-17). The 76ers will tip off their summer action on Monday, July 3 against Memphis (7:00 p.m. ET). After three games in Salt Lake City, the 76ers open action in Las Vegas on Saturday, July 8 against New York (5:00 p.m. ET).
Entering his third NBA season, 2022-23 NBA G League Finals MVP Jaden Springer headlines a 76ers summer league roster that features 2021 NBA Draft selection Filip Petrušev, and the trio of Ricky Council IV, Terquavion Smith, and Ąžuolas Tubelis.
Springer appeared in 16 games with Philadelphia in 2022-23, producing a career-best 19 points on 8-of-13 shooting at Atlanta on April 7. The University of Tennessee product also appeared in 24 games with Philadelphia’s G League affiliate, the Delaware Blue Coats, boasting averages of 19.0 points and 2.4 steals en route to the team’s first-ever G League championship.
Petrušev played in 72 games (34 Euroleague, 33 Liga ABA, five tournament play) for Serbian club Crvena zvezda, averaging 11.0 points and 4.9 rebounds while shooting 57.3% from the field. Petrušev helped lead the team to its 23rd Basketball League of Serbia title, the most in league history. In Euroleague play, Petrušev earned Week 17 MVP honors.
Council IV appeared in 36 games (29 starts) collegiately with the University of Arkansas in 2022-23, where he led the team in scoring at 16.1 points per game to go along with 3.6 rebounds, earning Second Team All-SEC honors. The Razorbacks earned a No. 8 seed in the 2023 NCAA Tournament, upsetting No. 1-seeded Kansas in the second round to reach the Sweet Sixteen. Prior to last season, Council IV spent his first two collegiate seasons at Wichita State University, where he posted combined averages of 9.9 points and 4.6 rebounds.
Smith spent the past two seasons at North Carolina State University, where he averaged 17.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 3.1 assists in 66 career games (59 starts). The Atlantic Coast Conference’s second-leading scorer as a sophomore this past season, Smith also ranked second in three-pointers made (91), eighth in steals (1.4) and 10th in assists (4.1) en route to a Second Team All-ACC selection. He led the Wolfpack to a 23-11 season and an appearance in the NCAA Tournament.
Tubelis was a consensus 2022-23 Second Team All-American as a junior at the University of Arizona, averaging 19.8 points on 57.0% shooting and 9.1 rebounds in 35 games (34 starts). During his three-year tenure for the Wildcats, he averaged 15.6 points and 7.5 rebounds, finishing 15th in school history with 1,510 total points. Arizona compiled a 68-20 (.773) record in Tubelis’ three seasons with the program. Originally from Lithuania, Tubelis represented his home country in international play in 2016, 2018 and 2019.
See below and attached for the team’s full Summer League roster:
Salt Lake City Summer League head coach: 76ers Head Coach Nick Nurse
NBA 2K24 Summer League 2023 head coach: To be determined
Please see below for the 76ers’ schedule at Salt Lake City Summer League:
Monday, July 3
7 p.m. ET – Memphis vs. Philadelphia
Wednesday, July 5
9 p.m. ET – Utah vs. Philadelphia
Thursday, July 6
7 p.m. ET – Philadelphia vs. Oklahoma City
Please see below for the 76ers’ schedule at NBA 2K24 Summer League 2023 in Las Vegas:
Saturday, July 8
5:00 p.m. ET – New York vs. Philadelphia
Monday, July 10
8:00 p.m. ET – Philadelphia vs. Dallas
Thursday, July 13
3:30 p.m. ET – Philadelphia vs. Atlanta
Friday, July 14
Thomas & Mack Center
4:30 p.m. ET – LA Clippers vs. Philadelphia
July 15 or 16
After each team plays four games, the top four teams will advance to the playoffs and participate in the semifinals on Sunday, July 16 (4 p.m. ET on ESPN and 6 p.m. ET on ESPN2). The two winning teams from the semifinal games will meet in the championship game on Monday, July 17 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN.
The four playoff teams will be determined by winning percentage in each team’s first four games, with tiebreak criteria available here. The 26 teams that do not advance to the four-team playoff will play a fifth game on either Saturday, July 15 or Sunday, July 16.