The NBA App will stream the SLAM Summer Classic Vol. 5 on Saturday, Aug. 19, including to the growing record of elite basketball programming obtainable year-round on the new platform. The fifth annual basketball showcase at Rucker Park in New York City will function 28 of the top highschool age gamers in the U.S.
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Headlined by Jaloni Cambridge, Aaliyah Chavez and Kennedy Smith, the girls sport tips off at 5 p.m. ET followed by the boys – that includes top highschool prospects Cooper Flagg, Dylan Harper and Tre Johnson – streaming at 7 p.m. ET. Additionally, a quantity of members of the Jr. NBA Court of Leaders will participate in the occasion.
The addition of the SLAM Summer Classic is a half of the NBA’s bigger commitment to make the NBA App an all-in-one destination for world basketball programming. Over the past 12 months, premier basketball content available on the app has included select WNBA, Basketball Africa League and NBA G League Ignite video games, as nicely as Nike Elite Youth Basketball League’s (EYBL) Peach Jam, Jr. NBA Showcase, LNB Betclic ELITE, prime pro-am leagues such because the Drew League, Miami Pro League and AEBL and more.
The NBA will produce and distribute the SLAM Summer Classic games on the free-to-
download NBA App and on NBA.com. Below are the complete staff rosters.
* = Member of the Jr. NBA Court of Leaders