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Draft selections head Grizzlies summer roster

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Memphis Grizzlies' 2009 draft picks will get a chance to showcase their talent this month on the club's summer league roster.

The Grizzlies announced Thursday that Hasheem Thabeet, DeMarre Carroll and Sam Young will compete in the 2009 NBA Summer League presented by EA Sports in Las Vegas from July 12-19.

Memphis is the only team out of the NBA's 21-team field whose schedule will feature all of the Top 3 picks in the 2009 NBA Draft.

The Grizzlies' 5-game summer league schedule also includes games against the New York Knicks on July 14, the Phoenix Suns on July 18 and the San Antonio Spurs on July 19.

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