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New York Knicks Summer League Schedule & Roster Released

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Will Play on Knicks Summer League Team (Photo by Derrel Johnson)

The New York Knicks released their 2014 Summer League roster and schedule.

“NEW YORK, July 3, 2014  The New York Knickerbockers today announced the roster for its entry in the 2014 NBA Summer League, to be held in Las Vegas from Jul. 11-21. All-Rookie First-Team selection guard Tim Hardaway Jr., center Cole Aldrich, forward Jeremy Tyler and guard Shane Larkin headline the 14-man roster, which also features two second-round draft selections, forwards Cleanthony Early and Thanasis Antetokounmpo.

 

New York’s entry will play a minimum of five games in the tournament-style format, with games scheduled to be held at Cox Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. New York’s first game is scheduled for Friday, Jul. 11 against Dallas at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time. All Knicks games will air live on MSG Network, marking the eighth consecutive year that the network has provided full coverage of the NBA Summer League.

 

In addition, the team is scheduled to hold three morning practices, with media availability after each session.

 

The team’s itinerary is as follows:

 

Practice at Ed W. Clark HS (4291 W Pennwood Avenue)

Tuesday, Jul. 8……………………………………………………….. 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, Jul. 9…………………………………………………… 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, Jul. 10……………………………………………………. 11:00 a.m.

Games at Cox Pavilion

Friday, Jul. 11……………………. vs. Dallas……………………… 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, Jul. 12………………… vs. Portland…………………… 1:00 p.m.

Monday, Jul. 14………………….. vs. Charlotte…………………. 1:00 p.m.

Jul. 16-21…………………………. Tournament Play……………………. TBD

 

                   * – Times are Pacific Time zone

                  

 

 

2014 New York Knicks Summer League Roster

 

 

No  Player                     Pos   Ht     Wt    Born                College/Country                2013-14 Team                 Yrs

45   Cole Aldrich               C   6-11  245   Oct. 31, 1988   Kansas/USA                         New York/NBA                      4

43   Thanasis Antetokounmpo  F    6-7   215   Jul. 17, 1992    Greece                                Delaware/D-League              R

26   Shannon Brown         G    6-4   205   Nov. 29, 1985  Michigan State/USA             New York/NBA                      8

17   Cleanthony Early        F    6-8   219   Apr. 17, 1991   Wichita State/USA                Wichita State/NCAA              R

14   Langston Galloway     G    6-2   202   Dec. 9, 1991    Saint Joseph’s/USA              Saint Joseph’s/NCAA            R

5    Tim Hardaway Jr.       G    6-6   205   Mar. 16, 1992   Michigan/USA                       New York/NBA                      1

40   Jordan Henriquez       C   6-11  250   Aug. 29, 1989  Kansas State/USA                Rio Grande/D-League           R

25   Zane Johnson            G    6-6   210   Aug. 1, 1989    Hawaii/USA                          Canton/D-League                 R

0    Shane Larkin              G   5-11  176   Oct. 2, 1992     Miami (FL)/USA                    Dallas/NBA                            1

50   Cameron Moore         F   6-10  230   Nov. 12, 1990  Alabama-Birmingham/USA   Casserta/Italy                       R

35   Will Sheehey              F    6-7   200   Jan. 16, 1992   Indiana/USA                         Indiana/NCAA                       R

6    Brandon Triche          G    6-4   210   Feb. 1, 1991    Syracuse/USA                      Trento/Italy                          R

4    Jeremy Tyler              F    6-9   250   Jun. 12, 1991   San Diego HS (CA)/USA        New York/NBA                      3

55   Jordan Vandenberg   C    7-1   245   Mar. 25, 1990   North Carolina State/USA     North Carolina State/NCAA   R

 

Head Coach:   Derek Fisher (Arkansas- Little Rock)

Head Athletic Trainer:   Roger Hinds (Brooklyn College)

Associate Athletic Trainer:   Anthony Goenaga (Long Island University)”

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Will Play on Knicks Summer League Team (Photo by Derrel Johnson)

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Will Play on Knicks Summer League Team (Photo by Derrel Johnson)

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