Former Baylor guard Aaron Bruce is part of the NBA franchise formerly known as the Seattle Sonics' summer league roster and will participate with the squad at the Orlando/Pepsi Pro Summer League that begins play Monday.
The team, part of the franchise that will relocate and play in Oklahoma City, is one of six NBA teams playing in the Orlando league.
Team by team 2008 Draft links and rumors:
2007-08 Record: 20-62; 5th Northwest
Draft Picks: 4, 24, 32, 46, 50, 56
Key Free Agents
C Robert Swift (restricted)
How they got here and what they need
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The 2007 NBA Draft has taught us many things…
Joakim Noah has an interesting sense of style. The Blazers would’ve made all 60 picks if David Stern allowed it. Spike Lee likes Zach Randolph a lot more than Channing Frye. And Stephen A. Smith isn’t a big fan of Jason Richardson.
But of all the things I learned during the NBA Draft, this is what I learned the most…
1. NBA teams gave up on last year’s picks awful quickly
Welcome to the Pacific Northwest, Mr. Oden and Mr. Durant. We’re sure you will love the nationally televised games and close proximity to Nike headquarters. Please let us know if you have any issues at all…
Yes, the basketball gods have spoken and they’ve told us Greg Oden will be a Blazer and Kevin Durant is Seattle-bound. But you already knew that. What you may not know is what the entire NBA Draft Lottery really means. So let’s start at the top…
1. Portland Trail Blazers