Sacramento Kings

Kings to play in NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

The Kings will play in the NBA Summer League beginning July 11 in Las Vegas.

Teams will play three preliminary games July 11-15 before being seeded for a tournament culminating with the championship game on July 21. Each team will play at least five games.

The Kings plan to hold a training camp in Las Vegas before the summer league. Guards Ben McLemore and Ray McCallum and forward Derrick Williams are among last season’s players who have been asked to play for the team this summer.

Meanwhile, Sacramento will play the Los Angeles Lakers in the preseason on Oct. 24 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the Lakers announced Monday.

The Kings also will play two preseason games in China against the Brooklyn Nets, on Oct. 12 in Shanghai and Oct. 15 in Beijing.

– Jason Jones