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Pelicans Announce Summer League Roster

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Posted at 11:24 PM, Jul 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-02 00:24:58-04

NEW ORLEANS (PRESS RELEASE) — The New Orleans Pelicans today announced its roster and mini-camp schedule ahead of the MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2019 in Las Vegas.

The Pelicans will hold a mini-camp from July 2-4 on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with media availability following. Assistant Coach Fred Vinson will serve as head coach of the Pelicans’ Summer League team.

New Orleans will begin summer league play on July 5 with a primetime matchup at the Thomas & Mack Center with the New York Knicks on ESPN, followed by games against the Washington Wizards on ESPN, Chicago Bulls on NBA TV, and Cleveland Cavaliers on ESPN2 at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 6, 8, and 10, respectively, before beginning the single-elimination tournament.

For the second consecutive year, every MGM Resorts NBA Summer League game will air live on television, with ESPN networks and NBA TV combining to televise a record number of games. For the third consecutive year, ESPN will present every game from Las Vegas via the ESPN App, along with 43 games on its linear television networks (ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU).

In addition to television coverage, all Pelicans Summer League games will be broadcast on the team’s new radio flagship station, ESPN New Orleans 100.3 FM.

Tickets for MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2019 are on sale now. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting NBATickets.com.

Pelicans 2019 Summer League Mini-Camp Schedule

Date
Event
Time (Pacific)
Location
Tuesday, July 2
Practice (Media Following)
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Thomas & Mack Center
Wednesday, July 3
Practice (Media Following)
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
COX Pavilion Main Court
Thursday, July 4
Practice (Media Following)
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
COX Practice Court

Pelicans 2019 Summer League Schedule

Date
Event
Time (Pacific)
Television
Location
Friday, July 5
Game #1 vs. Knicks
6:30 p.m.
ESPN
Thomas & Mack Center
Saturday, July 6
Game #2 vs. Wizards
7:00 p.m.
ESPN
Thomas & Mack Center
Monday, July 8
Game #3 vs. Bulls
6:30 p.m.
NBA TV
Thomas & Mack Center
Wednesday, July 10
Game #4 vs. Cavaliers
4:30 p.m.
ESPN2
Thomas & Mack Center
Friday, July 12
Consolation Round
TBD
TBD
Thomas & Mack/COX Pavilion
Saturday, July 13
Consolation/Quarterfinals
TBD
TBD
Thomas & Mack/COX Pavilion
Sunday, July 14
Semifinals
TBD
ESPN2
Thomas & Mack Center
Monday, July 15
Championship
6:00p.m.
ESPN2
Thomas & Mack Center

Pelicans 2019 Summer League Roster (subject to change)

No.
Player
Pos.
Ht.
Wt.
Born
College/Country
Last Team Played For

20

Jalen Adams

G

6-3

195

12/11/1995

Connecticut/USA
Connecticut Huskies (NCAA)

41

Javon Bess

G/F

6-6

220

04/01/1996

St. Louis/USA
St. Louis Billikens (NCAA)

5

Trevon Bluiett

G

6-5

215

11/04/1994

Xavier (OH)/USA
New Orleans Pelicans (NBA)

0

Tony Carr

G

6-5

204

10/11/1997

Penn State/USA
Pallacanestro Cantu (Italy)

45

Zylan Cheatham

F

6-8

220

11/17/1995

Arizona State/USA
Arizona State Sun Devils (NCAA)

24

Aubrey Dawkins

G

6-6

205

05/08/1995

UCF/USA
UCF Knights (NCAA)

14

Makoto Hiejima

G

6-3

192

08/11/1990

Japan
Brisbane Bullets (Australia)

15

Frank Jackson

G

6-3

205

03/23/1998

Duke/USA
New Orleans Pelicans (NBA)

32

London Perrantes

G

6-2

190

10/03/1994

Virginia/USA
Cholet Basket (France)

42

Luke Petrasek

F

6-10

208

08/17/1995

Columbia/USA
Greensboro Swarm (NBA G League)

34

Kenrich Williams

F

6-7

210

12/02/1994

Texas Christian/USA
New Orleans Pelicans (NBA)

1

Zion Williamson

F

6-7

285

07/06/2000

Duke/USA
Duke Blue Devils (NCAA)

35

Christian Wood

C

6-11

216

09/27/1995

UNLV/USA
New Orleans Pelicans (NBA)