February 1, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; New Orleans Hornets guard Austin Rivers (25) during the first half against the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

Pelicans Summer League Preview

Official Roster:

No. Name POS HT WT DOB School/Country Last Player For YR
2 Darius Miller F 6-8 235 3/21/90 Kentucky/USA Kentucky Wildcats (NCAA) 1
9 Will Cherry G 6-1 181 2/8/91 Montana/USA Montana Grizzlies (NCAA) R
11 Tamir Jackson G 6-2 190 12/29/90 Rice/USA Rice Owls (NCAA) R
20 Max Kouguere F 6-6 270 3/12/87 Central African Republic STB Le Havre (France) R
22 Brian Roberts G 6-1 180 12/3/85 Dayton/USA Bamberg (Germany) 1
25 Austin Rivers G 6-4 200 8/1/92 Duke/USA Duke Blue Devils (NCAA) 1
31 Josh Owens F 6-8 240 12/7/88 Stanford/USA Idaho Stampede (NBA D-League) R
32 Elston Turner Jr. G 6-5 209 3/6/90 Texas A&M/USA Texas A&M Aggies (NCAA) R
40 Jon Brockman F 6-8 255 3/20/87 Washington/USA Limoges (France) 3
42 Lance Thomas F 6-8 225 4/24/88 Duke/USA Duke Blue Devils (NCAA) R
43 D’or Fischer F/C 6-10 255 10/21/81 West Virginia/USA Donetsk (Ukraine) R
45 Cameron Moore F/C 6-10 220 11/12/90 UAB/USA Ferro-ZNTU (Ukraine) R
50 Mindaugas Kupsas C 7-1 265 4/9/91 Lithuania Panevezys Lietkabelis (Lithuania) R

This roster is missing a couple of names due to the NBA rule that doesn’t allow trades to be official until July 10.

7’0 rookie center Jeff Withey from Kansas and 5’11 rookie point guard Pierre Jackson from Baylor will also participate.

Official Schedule:

2013-14 Pelicans Summer League Mini-Camp

Games will be televised on NBA TV and you can also watch by downloading the NBA Summer League App.


Player to Watch: Austin Rivers

The Pelicans expected the Duke product to produce good minutes at PG last season, but he failed miserably. It will be interesting to see how he has developed over the past year.

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