February 1, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; New Orleans Hornets guard Austin Rivers brings the ball up the court during the second half against the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets won 113-98. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

Pelicans Announce Summer League Roster.

Dec 19, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; New Orleans Hornets forward Darius Miller (2) is defended by Los Angeles Clippers guard Willie Green (34) at the Staples Center. The Clippers defeated the Hornets 93-77. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-USA TODAY Sports

On July 5th the New Orleans Pelicans, along with the rest of the NBA, announced their summer league roster. The summer league runs in Orlando from July 7 to July 12, and in Las Vegas from July 12 to July 22. The Pelicans announced that four players from last years roster will be on the team joined by nine other rookies and a third year player. Austin Rivers, Darius Miller, Brian Roberts, and Lance Thomas are the returning Pelicans. This move by the Pelicans shows their interest in the progress of these four important young players.  Below is the Pelicans full summer league roster, the Pelicans first game is July 12 in Las Vegas at 1 p.m. against New York.

Roster:

G Austin Rivers (1), Duke
G Brian Roberts (1), Dayton
F Darius Miller (1), Kentucky
F Lance Thomas (1), Duke
F Jon Brockman (3), Washington/Limoges(France)
F Josh Owens (R), Standford/Idaho Stampede (NBDL)
G Will Cherry (R), Montana
G Tamir Jackson (R), Rice
G Max Kouguere (R), STB Le Habre (France)
G Elston Turner Jr. (R), Texas A&M
F/C D’or Fischer (R), West Virginia/Donetsk (Ukraine)
F/C Cameron Moore (R), UAB/Ferro-ZNTU (Ukraine)
C Mindaugas Kupsas (R), Panevezys-Lietkabelis (Lithuania)

Tags: Austin Rivers Brian Roberts Darius Millers Lance Thomas Las Vegas New Orleans Pelicans Orlando Summer League

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