FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
CSN TO PRESENT LIVE COVERAGE, PRIMETIME ENCORES OF 3 WIZARDS SUMMER LEAGUE GAMES
LIVE GAMES TO BE AVAILABLE TO AUTHENTICATED SUBSCRIBERS ON CSNWASHINGTON.COM AND NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA
KELLY OUBRE JR. AND AARON WHITE EXPECTED TO MAKE WIZARDS DEBUTS
Bethesda, Md. (July 7, 2015) – CSN Mid-Atlantic will provide live coverage and primetime encores of the Washington Wizards’ three preliminary-round games of the 2015 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas July 11-14. The live games will also be available to authenticated subscribers on CSNwashington.com and NBC Sports Live Extra.
CSN’s schedule will tipoff with live coverage of the Wizards opener against the Phoenix Suns on July 11 at 6 p.m., which will be presented as an encore in primetime at 8 p.m. The Wizards’ second game will feature the D-League Select team as the opponent, which will be presented by CSN live at 4 p.m. and as an encore at 7 p.m. on July 12. On July 14, CSN will provide live coverage of the Wizards matchup with the Dallas Mavericks at 3:30 p.m., which will re-air at 7 p.m.
Kelly Oubre Jr., acquired by the Wizards from Atlanta after the Hawks selected him with the 15th overall choice in the 2015 NBA Draft, and the Wizards’ second-round pick in this year’s draft, Aaron White, are expected to make their Wizards debuts during the NBA Summer League.
CSN’s Wizards TV beat reporter Chris Miller will host the network’s game coverage from the studio. Wizards Insider J. Michael, who will be reporting from Las Vegas, will contribute and provide daily content to CSNwashington.com. Fans can follow the coverage on Twitter at @CSNWizards and join the conversation by using #WizardsTalk.
CSN’s Wizards Summer League Schedule:
Day/Date Opponent Live Encore
Saturday, July 11 Phoenix Suns 6 p.m. 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 12 D-League Select 4 p.m. 7 p.m.
Tuesday, July 14 Dallas Mavericks 3:30 p.m. 7 p.m.
All times Eastern
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