South Dakota State's Mike Daum, the Summit's all-time leading scorer, will play for the Portland Trail Blazers. The Duke Blue Devils star was recently drafted by the New Orleans Pelicans and tonight, he will be taking part in his first action with the team as part of the Las Vegas Summer League.
The New Orleans Pelicans selected Duke forward Zion Williamson with the first overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night, and his first NBA jersey is already on sale. Zion Williamson's Summer League debut against the Knicks on Friday is listing prices for up to $100 per ticket, and many expect the exhibition game to sell out. Team Croatia will make its NBA Summer League debut. Each team will play at least five games, and as many as seven, with eight teams qualifying for the tournament round.
For most teams around the National Basketball Association. much of the excitement around Summer League comes from the opportunity to get a first look at recently drafted young stars in action, but for the Bucks, things will be very different this year.
Chris Paul (2005-06), Brandon Roy (2006-07), Kevin Durant (2007-08), Tyreke Evans (2009-10), Blake Griffin (2010-11), Damian Lillard (2012-13), Andrew Wiggins (2014-15), Karl Anthony Towns (2015-16), Malcolm Brogdon (2016-17) and Ben Simmons (2017-18).
Phillies’ OF Odubel Herrera has assault charges dismissed
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Huge miss as Canada’s economy sheds 2,200 jobs after 10,000 gain predicted
The Canadian dollar fell after the report, which coincided the release of US payroll data that topped all estimates of economists. June saw the creation of 24,100 full-time jobs but this was canceled out by a loss of 26,200 part-time positions.
Gwyneth Paltrow savagely roasted by Marvel co-star
At the " Infinity War " premiere past year , Paltrow was caught on camera asking fellow Marvel star Chris Pratt who Stan is. But when it comes to struggling to remember names, faces, and co-workers, it turns out that Paltrow is just like us.
- 1,000 media credentials have been issued, a new record.
The games will be televised on the ESPN family of networks and NBA-TV.