CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Charlotte Hornets announced that 2014 first-round draft picks Noah Vonleh and P.J. Hairston will join 2013 first-round pick Cody Zeller representing the Hornets at the Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Hornets Associate Head Coach Patrick Ewing will serve as head coach of the summer league squad.
The Hornets will hold a four-day mini-camp at Time Warner Cable Arena from Monday, July 7 through Thursday, July 10. Monday's practice will be at 3:30 p.m. with a suggested media arrival time of 5:00 p.m., while practices Tuesday through Thursday are scheduled for 9:00 a.m. with a suggested media arrival time of 10:30 a.m. Media attending practices should enter through the media/employee entrance on the Fifth Street side of Time Warner Cable Arena and proceed to the media workroom on the event level to await a member of the communications staff.
Following the mini-camp in Charlotte, the Hornets will begin summer league play on Friday, July 11, when they face the Golden State Warriors at 5:30 p.m. ET. The Hornets will then play the Sacramento Kings on Sunday, July 13 at 3:00 p.m. ET, before facing the New York Knicks on Monday, July 14 at 1:00 p.m. ET. After each of the participating teams has played in three games, they will be seeded for a tournament culminating in the 2014 Summer League Championship game on Monday, July 21. A consolation round will be held for teams failing to advance in order to ensure that each team plays a minimum of five games.
NBA TV will televise all 67 games of the Samsung NBA Summer League, with 38 games airing live, including the Hornets' July 13 and 14 games. In addition, hornets.com will provide comprehensive coverage of Summer League, including game recaps.
2014 CHARLOTTE HORNETS SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER
30 Jordan Bachynski C 7-2 260 9/6/89 Arizona State/Canada R Arizona State
23 James Bell G 6-5 225 1/17/92 Villanova/USA R Villanova
24 DeMon Brooks F 6-7 223 5/28/92 Davidson/USA R Davidson
34 Justin Brownlee F 6-7 220 4/23/88 St. John's/USA R Erie Bayhawks
22 Josh Davis F 6-8 215 1/22/91 San Diego State/USA R San Diego State
10 Jerome Dyson G 6-3 180 5/1/87 Connecticut/USA 1 Enel Brindisi (Italy)
19 P.J. Hairston G 6-6 220 12/24/92 North Carolina/USA R Texas Legends
4 Justin Jackson F 6-8 213 10/14/90 Cincinnati/USA R Cincinnati
32 Mickey McConnell G 6-0 190 4/14/89 Saint Mary's/USA R Texas Legends
56 Roberto Nelson G 6-4 198 1/21/89 Oregon State/USA R Oregon State
54 Jarred Shaw C 6-10 235 9/28/90 Utah State/USA R Utah State
21 Jamie Skeen F 6-9 240 5/2/88 Virginia Commonwealth/USA R Super Basket Montegranaro (Italy)
1 Noah Vonleh F 6-10 240 8/24/95 Indiana/USA R Indiana Univ.
40 Cody Zeller F 7-0 240 10/5/92 Indiana/USA 1 Charlotte Hornets
2014 Charlotte Hornets Summer League Schedule
Date Opponent Time (ET) Site
July 11 Golden State Warriors 8:30 p.m. Thomas & Mack Center
July 13 Sacramento Kings 6:00 p.m. COX Pavilion
July 14 New York Knicks 4:00 p.m. COX Pavilion
July 16-21 TBD TBD TBD