The NBA holds a summer league during the offseason every year The Las Vegas Summer League is undoubtedly the most famous of them. In this year's Las Vegas Summer League, the new champion Lang Zion Williamson, Tanhua RJ Barrett, and the Japanese talent Hachimura have all made their appearances, and it is normal for rookies and undrafted players to participate in the summer league.They will gradually adapt to the rhythm of the NBA in the summer league, and some of the undrafted players who only signed short contracts hope to win the chance to stay in the NBA through the summer league.
but in Las Vegas this year In the summer league, fans saw a lottery show that has been in the league for 4 years. He is the 14th overall pick of the Thunder in the first round of 2015.Cameron Payne. It has to be said that the Thunder have gained a lot in the draft over the years. In addition to the "three minors", they also drafted Ibaka and Reggie Jackson at the 24th overall pick and Adams at the 12th overall pick. Star. But Cameron Payne, who was selected with the 14th overall pick, is one of the few things Oklahoma City misses. Because of Payne's weak physical condition, it is difficult to adapt to the intensity of the NBA.
So after the Thunder traded Penn to the Bulls, the Bulls executives said: We were caught in that (Pen) transaction Pitted. It also said: After he (Payne) participated in the team's second training, we realized that he did not reach the level of the NBA. In the end, the Bulls had to choose to lay off Payne. Later, Payne signed two 10-day short contracts with the Cavaliers, but failed to stay with the Cavaliers. Now Payne is still a free agent. In the Las Vegas Summer League, Payne played on behalf of the Lone Ranger, averaging 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists in three games.
Payne’s best performance in the summer league appeared in the match between the Lone Ranger and the Kings. At that time, Payne scored 5 three-pointers in the final quarter and scored 32 points, but he was unable to recover. The Lone Ranger Lost to the Kings 101-105. Those who ranked ahead of Payne in the same rookie class, like Towns, Russell, Boss, and Booker, have signed 100 million yuan contracts. Rozier and Portis are behind him. Both have signed major contracts, and Payne, who has replaced three teams in 4 years, still needs to win a contract in the summer league. Where is the talent in the Scouting Report during the draft? Can I redeem my talent in the summer league?