HOUSTON – Chase Budinger, first round draft pick Patrick Patterson and for UH star Kelvin Lewis are among the players invited to the Rockets summer league team.
Also joining Budinger are Jordan Hill and Jermaine Taylor, who both spent some time with the team at the NBA level last season.
This year’s NBA Summer League includes entries from 22 NBA teams, and for the second consecutive year, a team of NBA Development League Select players.
The overall 58-game schedule will tip off on Friday, July 9, which features a meeting between the Rockets and the Phoenix Suns at COX Pavilion that will air live on NBA TV starting at 5 pm central time.
Here is the list of players heading to Las Vegas.
18 Blake Ahearn, G, Missouri State
10 Chase Budinger, F, Arizona
7 Gary Forbes, F, UMass
27 Jordan Hill, C/F, Arizona
3 Trevon Hughes, G, Wisconsin
30 Alexander Johnson, F/C, Florida State
25 Maarty Leunen, F, Oregon
21 Dwight Lewis, G, USC
2 Kelvin Lewis, G, Houston
14 Chas McFarland, C, Wake Forest
54 Patrick Patterson, F, Kentucky
12 Ishmael Smith, G, Wake Forest
8 Jermaine Taylor, G, Central Florida