Velcro Posted July 10, 2008 Group: Member Topic Count: 0 Content Count: 19,229 Reputation: 7 Days Won: 1 Joined: 01/14/2002 Share Posted July 10, 2008 http://www.nba.com/summerleague2008/vslnews08.htmlNBA Summer League Presented by EA SportsAUBURN HILLS, Mich. - The Detroit Pistons announced that the club will participate in the NBA Summer League presented by EA Sports. The 21-team league will be held in Las Vegas, on the campus of UNLV, from July 11-20 at both the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion. Two of DetroitÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s games - vs. L.A. Lakers (July 11) and vs. Dallas (7/17) - will be televised by NBA TV. In addition to game action, NBA TV will provide reports on summer league teams, featuring interviews with players, coaches and team executives. NBA.com will provide live webcasts of all games. Games featuring L.A. Lakers, L.A. Clippers, Milwaukee, Dallas and Charlotte will be open to the media and general public. For media credentials, please contact the Detroit Pistons Media Relations Department at (248) 377-0135. Following is the Pistons schedule for summer league: DATE GAME TIME TV July 11 Detroit vs. L.A. Lakers 5:00 p.m. PST NBA TV July 13 Detroit vs. L.A. Clippers 7:00 p.m. PST none July 15 Detroit vs. Milwaukee 3:00 p.m. PST none July 17 Detroit vs. Dallas 1:00 p.m. PST NBA TV July 18 Detroit vs. Charlotte 3:00 p.m. PST none Following is the Pistons Summer League Roster: NO PLAYER POS HT WT COLLEGE/COUNTRY BIRTHDATE NBA EXP. 6 Alex Acker G 6-5 185 Pepperdine 1/21/83 1 year 28 Arron Afflalo G 6-5 215 UCLA 10/15/85 1 year 23 Derrick Allen F 6-8 238 Mississippi 7/17/80 R 7 Will Bynum G 6-0 185 Georgia Tech 1/4/83 1 year 34 Ryvon Coville F 6-9 250 Detroit 3/1/84 R 20 Kentrell Gransberry F/C 6-9 270 South Florida 8/1/85 R 25 Amir Johnson F 6-9 210 Westchester HS (Los Angeles) 5/1/87 3 years 44 Trent Plaisted F 6-11 245 BYU 10/20/86 R 35 Cheikh Samb C 7-1 195 Senegal 10/22/84 1 year 14 Walter Sharpe F 6-9 245 Alabama-Birmingham 7/16/86 R 12 Marcus Stout G 6-4 195 Fordham 6/20/86 R 3 Rodney Stuckey G 6-5 205 Eastern Washington 4/21/86 1 year 8 Deron Washington G/F 6-7 210 Virginia Tech 12/12/85 R COACHES: Michael Curry, Georgia Southern Dave Cowens, Florida StateDarrell Walker, Arkansas Pat Sullivan, North CarolinaHarold Ellis, Morehouse CollegeBill Pope, Kansas ATHLETIC TRAINER:Mike Abdenour, Wayne State ASSISTANT STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH:Dave Boyer, Wayne State Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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