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SBD/July 15, 2014/Leagues and Governing Bodies
Adam Silver High On Future Of NBA Summer League As Attendance Continues To Soar
Published July 15, 2014
WILL WORK FOR...: In Las Vegas, Alan Snel notes there were "50 interns performing the tasks to keep the 11-day summer league humming" at UNLV's, Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion. Alums of the Vegas Summer League internship program include Nuggets Dir of Team Operations Ben Tenzer, NBA Kings Coordinator of Basketball Operations Chris Gilbert, Warriors Special Assistant to Head Coach & Manager of Advanced Scouting Nicholas U’Ren, and Wasserman Media Group Marketing Manager Alex Snyder and agent Michael Tellem. Summer League Founder Warren LeGarie said, “It’s like they’re your kids. We try to give them good insights and tell them about the pratfalls. We’re like parents to them” (LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, 7/15).