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Schedule announced: Pelicans-Knicks tip off NBA Summer League in Las Vegas


The newly renamed New Orleans Pelicans will tip off the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas against the New York Knicks at 1 p.m. July 12 in Cox Pavilion.

Also on the opening day, the Los Angeles Lakers will play the Cleveland Cavaliers, which has the top selection in this year’s NBA Draft.

The 22 teams will compete in a 61-game schedule culminating with the championship game on July 22 at the Thomas & Mack Center.

The NBA Summer League has played in Las Vegas since 2004, but this is the first year its featured a tournament to crown a champion.

Other teams participating are the Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats, Chicago Bulls, Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards and a select team from the NBA D-League.

Each team is guaranteed to play at least five games.

Tickets are on sale now through 702-739-3267 or UNLVtickets.com.

NBA SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, JULY 12
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – New York vs. New Orleans (Game 1)
3 p.m. – Atlanta vs. LA Clippers (Game 2)
5 p.m. – Cleveland vs. LA Lakers (Game 3)
7 p.m. – Charlotte vs. San Antonio (Game 4)

SATURDAY, JULY 13
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – Golden State vs. Washington (Game 5)
3 p.m. – Sacramento vs. Dallas (Game 6)
5 p.m. – Chicago vs. Memphis (Game 8)
7 p.m. – Denver vs. Milwaukee (Game 10)
Thomas & Mack
3:30 p.m. – Minnesota vs. NBA D-League (Game 7)
5:30 p.m. – Phoenix vs. Portland (Game 9)
7:30 p.m. – Miami vs. Toronto (Game 11)

SUNDAY, JULY 14
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – New York vs. Washington (Game 12)
3 p.m. – Charlotte vs. Dallas (Game 14)
5 p.m. – Cleveland vs. Memphis (Game 16)
7 p.m. – Atlanta vs. Miami (Game 18)
Thomas & Mack
1:30 p.m. – LA Clippers vs. NBA D-League (Game 13)
3:30 p.m. – LA Lakers vs. Portland (Game 15)
5:30 p.m. – New Orleans vs. Milwaukee (Game 17)
7:30 p.m. – San Antonio vs. Toronto (Game 19)

MONDAY, JULY 15
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – New York vs. Charlotte (Game 20)
3 p.m. – Cleveland vs. New Orleans (Game 21)
5 p.m. – LA Clippers vs. LA Lakers (Game 23)
7 p.m. – San Antonio vs. Atlanta (Game 25)
Thomas & Mack
3:30 p.m. – Minnesota vs. Phoenix (Game 22)
5:30 p.m. – Sacramento vs. Golden State (Game 24)
7:30 p.m. – Chicago vs. Denver (Game 26)

TUESDAY, JULY 16
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – Minnesota vs. Miami (Game 27)
3 p.m. – Sacramento vs. Toronto (Game 28)
5 p.m. – Chicago vs. Portland (Game 30)
7 p.m. – Denver vs. Washington (Game 32)
Thomas & Mack
3:30 p.m. – Golden State vs. Milwaukee (Game 29)
5:30 p.m. – Phoenix vs. Memphis (Game 31)
7:30 p.m. – Dallas vs. NBA D-League (Game 33)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17
Cox Pavilion
3 p.m. – No. 11 Seed vs. No. 22 Seed (Game 34)
5 p.m. – No. 13 Seed vs. No. 20 Seed (Game 36)
7 p.m. – No. 15 Seed vs. No. 18 Seed (Game 38)
Thomas & Mack
3:30 p.m. – No. 12 Seed vs. No. 21 Seed (Game 35)
5:30 p.m. – No. 14 Seed vs. No. 19 Seed (Game 37)
7:30 p.m. – No. 16 Seed vs. No. 17 Seed (Game 39)

THURSDAY, JULY 18
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – No. 7 Seed vs. No. 10 Seed (Game 40)
3 p.m. – No. 6 Seed vs. Winner of Game 34 (Game 42)
5 p.m. – No. 4 Seed vs. Winner of Game 36 (Game 44)
7 p.m. – No. 2 Seed vs. Winner of Game 38 (Game 46)
Thomas & Mack
1:30 p.m. - No. 8 Seed vs. No. 9 Seed (Game 41)
3:30 p.m. – No. 5 Seed vs. Winner of Game 35 (Game 43)
5:30 p.m. – No. 3 Seed vs. Winner of Game 37 (Game 45)
7:30 p.m. – No. 1 Seed vs. Winner of Game 39 (Game 47)

FRIDAY, JULY 19
Cox Pavilion
1 p.m. – Game 34 Loser vs. Game 35 Loser (Game 48)
3 p.m. – Game 36 Loser vs. Game 37 Loser (Game 49)
5 p.m. – Game 40 Loser vs. Game 41 Loser (Game 50)
7 p.m. – Game 44 Loser vs. Game 45 Loser (Game 51)
Thomas & Mack
3:30 p.m. – Game 38 Loser vs. Game 39 Loser (Game 52)
5:30 p.m. – Game 42 Loser vs. Game 43 Loser (Game 53)
7:30 p.m. – Game 46 Loser vs. Game 47 Loser (Game 54)

SATURDAY, JULY 20
Thomas & Mack
1 p.m. – Game 40 Winner vs. Game 46 Winner (Game 55)
3 p.m. – Game 42 Winner vs. Game 45 Winner (Game 56)
5 p.m. – Game 41 Winner vs. Game 47 Winner (Game 57)
7 p.m. – Game 43 Winner vs. Game 44 Winner (Game 58)

SUNDAY, JULY 21
Thomas & Mack
3 p.m. – Game 55 Winner vs. Game 56 Winner (Game 59)
5 p.m. – Game 57 Winner vs. Game 58 Winner (Game 60)

MONDAY, JULY 22
Thomas & Mack
6 p.m. – Game 59 Winner vs. Game 60 Winner (Game 61)
 

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