The Kings will begin NBA Summer League play July 7 against the Phoenix Suns at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, the NBA announced Thursday.
The Kings will face the Memphis Grizzlies on July 9 and the Los Angeles Lakers on July 10 before tournament play begins July 12 to determine the champion.
The NBA Summer League ends with a championship game July 17. The Kings won the Las Vegas title in 2014. The NBA also holds a summer tournament in Orlando, Fla.
The Kings’ summer squad is expected to include all the rookies from last season and the team’s selections from next Thursday’s NBA draft.
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Kings summer league schedule
July 7 – Phoenix, 7:30 p.m., at Thomas & Mack Center, ESPN2
July 9 – Memphis, 7 p.m., at Cox Pavilion, NBA TV
July 10 – L.A. Lakers, 7:30 p.m., at Thomas & Mack Center, NBA TV
▪ Summer league tournament beings July 12, top eight seeds have a bye and play July 13.