NBA Summer League 2017 Prepares for Record Setting Year.
A record setting 24 teams will be coming to Las Vegas to take part in the NBA Summer League 2017.
The 2017 NBA Summer League is set to take place at the Thomas and Mack Center and the Cox Pavilion at UNLV starting July 7th-17th. This year’s Summer League will include teams that received the top 5 draft picks in this year’s lottery. These 24 teams will have players battling for playing time and rosters spots and hopefully will bring entertaining games.
The NBA Summer League, while it is not the NBA Finals, gives fans a chance to see how their new rookies look and gives a chance for teams to start early development for the next season.
This year’s Summer League will be one have a lot of hype around it with players such as Lonzo Ball taking place in this year’s contest. Ball has been in the news a lot for his unique shooting style and his father who has made headlines of his own. Ball will be joined by Markelle Fultz, Josh Jackson, and Jayson Tatum.