2012 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

NEW YORK, June 14, 2012 – The 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas will

feature a record 24 teams competing in a 60-game schedule July 13-22 at the

Thomas & Mack Center and the COX Pavilion on the campus of the University

of Nevada Las Vegas.

The 2012 NBA Summer League will showcase 13 of the top 14 picks in this

year’s NBA Draft. The action tips off at 1 p.m. PT, Friday, July 13, with

the Atlanta Hawks playing the Washington Wizards in the first of four

scheduled games that day at COX Pavilion. Other teams participating in

opening day action include the Charlotte Bobcats, Golden State Warriors,

Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings and Toronto Raptors.

Gatorade will support the 2012 NBA Summer League and serve as an Associate

Partner.

NBA TV will televise all 60 games, including 39 live from both the Thomas &

Mack Center and COX Pavilion. Games will also be available on digital

platforms. Complete broadcast information will be released at a later date.

The New Orleans Hornets, who have the top selection in this year’s draft,

will tip off their Summer League competition on Sunday, July 15 at 7:30

p.m. PT, when they face the Portland Trail Blazers, owners of the sixth

and 11th overall picks in the 2012 NBA Draft. An additional four teams

with top-five selections in the 2012 NBA Draft, including the Bobcats,

selecting second overall; the Wizards, who own the third overall selection;

the Cleveland Cavaliers, who pick fourth; and the Sacramento Kings with the

fifth pick.

“NBA Summer League provides fans from around the league the unique

opportunity to see some of the NBA’s brightest young stars competing in one

location in a family-friendly environment,” said Gail Hunter, NBA Senior

Vice President of Events and Attractions.

Exciting games featuring the NBA’s newest talent have always been a staple

at NBA Summer League. Six of the last seven NBA Rookie of the Year Award

winners have joined their teams in Las Vegas including: Chris Paul (New

Orleans Hornets, 2005-06), Brandon Roy (Portland Trail Blazers, 2006-07),

Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City, 2007-08), Tyreke Evans (Sacramento, 2009-10),

Blake Griffin (L.A. Clippers, 2010-11) and Kyrie Irving (Cleveland

Cavaliers 2011-12).

Additional teams participating in the event include the Atlanta Hawks,

Chicago Bulls, Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors,

Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis

Grizzlies, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Phoenix

Suns, San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors. The Boston Celtics and

Bobcats, who have not participated in the event since 2007 and 2008,

respectively, will make their returns to Las Vegas this year.

Tickets for the 2012 NBA Summer League are on sale and can be purchased by

calling 702-739-FANS, through UNLVtickets.com or by visiting the Thomas &

Mack Center Box Office and UNLV Ticket Outlets. All general admission

tickets are $25 for the day; seniors and children (3-12) are $15 for the

day; and children two years and under are admitted free of charge.

2012 NBA Summer League Game Schedule:

All Times listed are PACIFIC.

Friday July 13

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Atlanta vs. Washington

3 PM – Houston vs. Toronto

5 PM – Golden State vs. LA Lakers

7 PM – Sacramento vs. Charlotte

Saturday July 14

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Memphis vs. New York

3 PM – Golden State vs. Denver

5 PM – LA Lakers vs. Sacramento

7 PM – Houston vs. Washington

Sunday July 15

COX Pavilion

1 PM – New York vs. Phoenix

3 PM – Denver vs. Dallas

5 PM – San Antonio vs. Atlanta

7 PM – Washington vs. NBA D-League

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Toronto vs. Miami

5:30 PM – Cleveland vs. Charlotte

7:30 PM – New Orleans vs. Portland

Monday July 16

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Atlanta vs. Boston

3 PM – Dallas vs. Toronto

5 PM – Cleveland vs. NBA D-League

7 PM – LA Clippers vs. Minnesota

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Houston vs. Sacramento

5:30 PM – LA Lakers vs. Miami

7:30 PM – Milwaukee vs. New Orleans

Tuesday July 17

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Denver vs. New York

3 PM – Washington vs. Memphis

5 PM – Portland vs. Houston

7 PM – Chicago vs. Boston

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – San Antonio vs. LA Lakers

5:30 PM – Cleveland vs. Phoenix

7:30 PM – Minnesota vs. Charlotte

Wednesday July 18

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Milwaukee vs. Washington

3 PM – Chicago vs. Houston

5 PM – Atlanta vs. Dallas

7 PM – San Antonio vs. LA Clippers

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Sacramento vs. Toronto

5:30 PM – New Orleans vs. Phoenix

7:30 PM – Golden State vs. Miami

Thursday July 19

COX Pavilion

1 PM – New York vs. Toronto

3 PM – Portland vs. Atlanta

5 PM – Cleveland vs. Minnesota

7 PM – NBA D-League vs. Milwaukee

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Boston vs. Sacramento

5:30 PM – LA Clippers vs. LA Lakers

7:30 PM – Charlotte vs. Denver

Friday July 20

COX Pavilion

1 PM – New York vs. Cleveland

3 PM – Denver vs. Portland

5 PM – Miami vs. San Antonio

7 PM – NBA D-League vs. Phoenix

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Memphis vs. Charlotte

5:30 PM – Chicago vs. Golden State

7:30 PM – Dallas vs. New Orleans

Saturday July 21

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Portland vs. Miami

3 PM – Dallas vs. San Antonio

5 PM – NBA D-League vs. Minnesota

7 PM – Memphis vs. Phoenix

Thomas & Mack

3:30 PM – Golden State vs. New Orleans

5:30 PM – Chicago vs. LA Clippers

7:30 PM – Milwaukee vs. Boston

Sunday July 22

COX Pavilion

1 PM – Chicago vs. Milwaukee

3 PM – Boston vs. LA Clippers

5 PM – Memphis vs. Minnesota

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

All Times listed are PACIFIC

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