CANADIANS IN THE NBA – JULY 8 – 13

NBA Summer League action is underway, with teams trying to give their young players an opportunity to grow while also scouting some new talent 

Canadians will be a constant in games through this summer season. Two Canadians are playing in the Orlando Summer League, running from July 5 to July 11.

Boston Celtics:

Kelly Olynyk

Philadelphia 76ers:
Melvin Ejim

14 Canadians have been selected to compete at the larger Las Vegas Summer League:

Charlotte Hornets:

Jordan Bachynski

Chicago Bulls:

 

Chad Posthumus

Cleveland Cavaliers: 

Dwight Powell

Andrew Wiggins 

Anthony Bennett

Minnesota Timberwolves:

Brady Heslip

Los Angeles Lakers:

Robert Sacre

Phoenix Suns:

Tyler Ennis

Sacramento Kings:

Sim Bhullar

Nik Stauskas

Nick Wiggins

San Antonio Spurs:

Melvin Ejim

Toronto Raptors

Myck Kabongo

Washington Wizards:

Khem Birch

Christian Kabongo 

 

Canadians in action: Here's a list of all games featuring red and white talet.

Tuesday July 8

Melvin Ejim – Philadelphia 76ers vs. Houston Rockets – 7:00 p.m. ET

Wednesday July 9

Melvin Ejim – Philadelphia 76ers vs. Brooklyn Nets – 5:00 p.m. ET

Kelly Olynyk – Boston Celtics vs. Detroit Pistons – 7:00 p.m. ET

Thursday July 10

Kelly Olynyk – Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic – 5:00 p.m.

Friday July 11

Championship Day at Orlando Summer League – Games TBD

Myck Kabongo / Robert Sacre – Toronto Raptors vs. Los Angeles – 6:00 p.m. ET

Anthony Bennett, Dwight Powell, Andrew Wiggins – Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Milwaukee Bucks – 8:00 p.m. ET

Jordan Bachynski – Charlotte Hornets vs. Golden State Warriors – 8:30 p.m. ET

Sim Bhullar, Nik Stauskas, Nick Wiggins / Melvin Ejim – 10:00 p.m. ET

Saturday July 12

Myck Kabongo – Toronto Raptors vs. Denver Nuggets – 6:00 p.m. ET

Brady Heslip – Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Dallas Mavericks – 6:30 p.m. ET

Tyler Ennis – Phoenix Suns vs. Golden State Warriors – 8:00 p.m. ET

Chad Posthumus -- Chicago Bulls vs. LA Clippers -- 8:30 p.m. ET

Sunday July 13

Anthony Bennett, Dwight Powell, Andrew Wiggins / Melvin Ejim – Cleveland Cavaliers vs. San Antonio Spurs – 4:00 p.m. ET

Robert Sacre – Los Angeles Lakers vs. New Orleans Pelicans – 4:30 p.m.

Sim Bhullar, Nik Stauskas, Nick Wiggins / Jordan Bachynski – Sacramento Kings vs. Charlotte Hornets – 6:00 p.m. ET

Chad Posthumus -- Chicago Bulls vs. Denver Nuggets -- 8:00 p.m. ET

Tyler Ennis – Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks – 10:00 p.m. ET

Khem Birch, Christian Kabongo / Brady Heslip – Washington Wizards vs. Minnesota Timberwolves – 10:30 p.m.