Browsing Summer League

NBA Rumors – San Antonio Spurs, Kyle Anderson, Jonathon Simmons and Rewarding Summer Excellence

Posted on 13 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

The Summer League performances by Kyle Anderson and Jonathon Simmons have been a strong enough indication that they’re developing nicely, which might mean it’s time for the two young players to start getting a more meaningful role on the San Antonio Spurs. More

What Changes And What Doesn’t Heading Into the 2015-2016 NBA Season

Posted on 15 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

The NBA makes a lot of important decisions during the Summer, behind the scenes of the summer league. Regarding the structure of the league, the seeding for the playoffs, whether hacking players remains relatively “worth it” for teams and other interesting conclusions and decisions. More

Philadelphia 76ers – Nerlens Noel Showing He’s Worth the Wait

Posted on 6 Jul, 2014, by in NBA

The NBA never sleeps, and there are always games being played. The Summer League might not be the playoffs, but it’s an excellent chance to showcase talent for rookies and other players trying to make their way into the league, as Nerlens Noel finally played for the first time since being drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers, while things were a bit more difficult for Shabazz Napier of the Miami Heat. More

Sacramento Kings – Ben McLemore Missing So Much Isn’t Something to Worry About

Posted on 14 Jul, 2013, by in NBA

Having a bad shooting night on your summer league debut isn’t nothing to be worried about. The Sacramento Kings hope Ben McLemore, on an awful shooting display as gets a taste of the NBA for the first time, knows that. More

NBA Rumors – New York Knicks Might Try Iman Shumpert as a Point Guard

Posted on 12 Jul, 2013, by in NBA

There’s no doubt Iman Shumpert is a big part of the New York Knicks and their plans for the immediate and long term future, but they’re not quite sure in what role, and if it’ll be as a starter or coming off the bench. There’s a chance, that through the Las Vegas Summer League, they’ll discover his true and best value comes from playing point guard. More

Jeremy Lin Gets a Chance to Shine in San Francisco Pro-Am Game

Posted on 30 Jun, 2013, by in NBA

Some people need a regular basketball fix, and with the NBA out for the next four months, following free agency and trade news just isn’t enough. That’s why summer leagues have gotten such a boost in recent years, including the San Francsico Pro-Am game, with Jeremy Lin getting a chance to do a little bit more than he did for the Houston Rockets this season. More