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July 6th, 2009
The LeBron James Skills Academy is a four-day camp (in Akron, OH) for 20 of the top college players in the country and 80 high school players from each of the four previous Nike Skills Academies. The purpose of the camp is fundamental skill development and evaluation from top instructors.
2010 NBA Las Vegas Summer League Game Schedule & Rosters
The NBA Summer League takes place July 10-19 in Las Vegas, NV at Cox Pavilion. Here are the teams and rosters of the participants. Check back as NBADraft.net will be there to cover every game and break down all the top prospects from this year's event.
Orlando Summer League Rosters
The 2010 draft features a much better base of talent with the incoming class of freshmen a much stronger group than the last year's class. 2010 is considered by NBA scouts to be a stronger draft class than 2009 which makes for a lot of excitement for scouts and fans alike.
2010 Big Board: Top 100 Prospects
Friday July 10
1 PM - Houston vs. Golden State
3 PM - Detroit vs. Sacramento
5 PM - LA Lakers vs. Toronto
7 PM - Milwaukee vs. Dallas
Saturday July 11th
1 PM - Toronto vs. Detroit
3 PM - LA Lakers vs. Cleveland
5 PM - Golden State vs. Sacramento
7 PM - Houston vs. Dallas
Sunday July 12th
1 PM - New Orleans vs. San Antonio
3 PM - Minnesota vs. Houston
Ryan Thompson is a versatile wing whose brother (Jason Thompson) plays with the Kings having a succesful rookie season, now his brother dreams of joining him in the NBA. He's putting up excellent numbers (32 games: 18.0ppg, 6.5rpg, 3.2apg, 1.8spg, FGP: 50.9%, 3Pts: 42.2%, FT: 77.3%). This was his first season since high school playing without his brother at his side but he led Rider to a solid season.
The NBA Draft is over, but as history indicates, there are still some NBA-caliber rookies without a team. In the past ten seasons, players such as Chris Anderson, Andres Nocioni, Udonis Haslem, Chuck Hayes, Kelenna Azubuike, Jamario Moon, J.J. Barea and Jannero Pargo have gone undrafted. So, let's take a look at some guys from this year's class who can make an impact in the NBA despite being passed over on Thursday.
Dionte Christmas, Temple
Jamie outmocked over 3000 participants to become this year's mock draft champion. By coming in first place, Jamie won a Playstation 3!
Jamie's favorite team is Kentucky and his favorite PS3 game is Call of Duty.
What will it be like sharing the city with Kobe?
“I don’t know how you share it with somebody like that, but I’ll take my little corner, and we’ll go to work.”
The Clippers are known as one of the worst franchises in the League. Are you ready to embrace being part of the solution?