By Phil Watson
The Brooklyn Nets now have a schedule for the preliminary round of play in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas next month, with games July 6-7 and 9.
For the first time, all 30 NBA teams will participate in one session of Summer League, with rookies, young veterans and hopefuls for the Brooklyn Nets heading to Las Vegas July 6-17.
There will be smaller sessions in Sacramento and Utah July 2-5, with four teams each, but the Nets won’t be in either of those sessions.
On Tuesday, the NBA released the schedule for the Las Vegas Summer League, with all 82 games over the 12-day event set to be televised on NBA TV or the ESPN networks.
The Nets will play three times in the preliminary rounds before heading into the tournament-style finish. Their schedule includes (all times Eastern):
The tournament will begin July 11 with eight first-round games. July 12 will feature first-and second-round play.
Consolatiion games will be played on July 13, with the second round to conclude on July 14.
The quarterfinals are set for July 15, with semifinals on July 16.
The league concluded with the championship game at 10 p.m. Eastern on July 17 from the Thomas & Mack...