The dust has settled after an exciting showing from the NBA’s young talent at the Summer League. We’ve already recapped some of the great play by Knicks rookie Kevin Knox. But with training camp a few months away, we want to take a look at some of the other standouts to keep an eye on this season.
Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Position: Shooting Guard
Year: 2nd Season
Stats: 22.4 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 45% FG%
Summary: The MVP of the Vegas Summer League showed why he could be relied on as a key contributor for the new look Lakers this upcoming season. The former Villanova star showed adept shot-making and strong leadership in leading the Summer “Lake Show” to a runner-up finish. Hart nailed six threes in a 37-point performance against the Cavaliers in the semifinals.