Thursday, 27 July, 2017

Utah Summer League Player Report Card

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The 6-foot-11 center became just the second player in program history with 1,000 points, 600 rebounds and 200 blocks. He and second-year forward Jaylen Brown will have an opportunity to show their skills against a Trail Blazers Summer League squad highlighted by first-round picks Zach Collins (No. 10) and Caleb Swanigan (No. 26).

With two National Basketball Association summer leagues down and one to go, now is a good time to check out how the former Kentucky Wildcats are doing in the pros.

The day is finally here for the summer league version of the Chicago Bulls.

Troy Williams, who spent his rookie season with Memphis and Houston as well as two Development League teams, scored 29 points for the Rockets in a 102-99 win over Denver. Now, that the Utah portion of the Summer League has passed we can begin to make assessments about the young guns.

With a serious need for depth, the Timberwolves could very well end up signing a few standouts from this year's tournament.

Carmichael is making his third appearance in the Summer League following stints in 2013 and 2014.

Blackmon Jr.: Saturday, July 8 vs. The game will be televised on ESPNU. He appeared in 16 games for Reno during his rookie campaign, averaging 6.8 points (.464 FG%,.698 FT%), 4.0 rebounds in 14.3 minutes per game during the 2016-17 season.

While not as prominent or as large as the Orlando and Las Vegas Summer League, the Utah Jazz Summer League was loaded with talent this July.

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