Knicks to Participate in Orlando Summer League

**COURTESY NEW YORK KNICKS**

NEW YORK, June 27, 2016 The New York Knickerbockers today announced the roster and schedule for their entry at the 2016 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League, to be held July 2-8.

This marks New York’s first appearance in Orlando for summer league, after competing in Las Vegas, NV since 2005. The team will play five games on the practice court at the Amway Center beginning on July 2, ending with Championship Day on July 8. All games will be televised live on MSG Network.

Date Game Time Network
Saturday, July 2 Knicks vs. Pistons 3 PM MSG
Sunday, July 3 Knicks vs. Heat 3 PM MSG
Tuesday, July 5 Knicks vs. Clippers 3 PM MSG
Wednesday, July 6 Knicks vs. Orlando White 1 PM MSG
Friday, July 8 Championship Day TBD TBD

In addition, the team is scheduled to hold several practices, with media availability following each session. The team’s itinerary is as follows:

Practice Schedule at West Orange Recreation Center (309 S West Crown Point Road):
Wednesday, June 29, 10 AM
Thursday, June 30, 10 AM
Friday, July 1, 10 AM

2016 New York Knicks Summer League Roster

Player Pos. # He. We. Born College/Country 2015-16 Team Years Pro
J.J. Avila Forward 31 6-8 250 Oct. 11, 1991 Colorado State Leuven (Belgium) R
Ron Baker Guard 3 6-4 220 Mar. 30, 1993 Wichita State Wichita State R
Devin Booker Forward 41 6-8 250 Feb. 28, 1991 Clemson Chalon Sur Saone (France) R
Souleyman Diabate Guard 14 6-0 165 Jul. 21, 1987 Ivory Coast SPO Rouen (France) R
Cleanthony Early Forward 11 6-8 210 Apr. 17, 1991 Wichita State New York Knicks 2
Marvelle Harris Guard 23 6-4 210 Dec. 16, 1993 Fresno State Fresno State R
Ognjen Kuzmic Center 44 7-1 251 May 16, 1990 Bosnia and Herzegovina Panathinaikos (Greece) 2
Louis Labeyrie Forward 95 6-10 200 Feb. 11, 1992 France Paris Levallois (France) R
Assem Marei Forward 50 6-9 250 Jun. 16, 1992 Egypt Siauliai (Lithuania) R
Akil Mitchell Forward 13 6-8 235 Jun. 26, 1992 Virginia Antibes (France) R
Marshall Plumlee Center 40 7-0 250 Jul. 14, 1992 Duke Duke R
Chasson Randle Guard 5 6-2 185 Feb. 5, 1993 Stanford CEZ Nymburk (Czech Republic) R
DaJuan Summers Forward 35 6-8 230 Jan. 24, 1988 Georgetown Westchester (NBA D-League) R
J.P. Tokoto Guard 30 6-6 200 Sep. 15, 1993 North Carolina Oklahoma City (NBA D-League) R

Head Coach: Jeff Hornacek
Head Athletic Trainer: Roger Hinds
Assocaite Athletic Trainer: Anthony Goenaga