While Canes Hoops has over 3 months before they hit the floor of the Watsco Center, current and former members have been spending time on the practice courts, signing with new teams, getting married, and so on. Let’s take a trip through all the notable summer moments with the program:
Lonnie Walker IV and Bruce Brown Jr in their new duds:
Detroit used the rookie photoshoot to also wish Bruce Brown Jr. a happy birthday
Canes Alumni signed with new teams:
Shane Larkin will play this season in Turkey after spending last year with the Boston Celtics.
As will Larkin’s former teammate Kenny Kadji
Kamari Murphy will play in Belgium after playing for the Nets’ G-League affiliate last year.
Julian Gamble will play in the top-tier level in France
Abonnements : Battons -nous ensemble— Nanterre 92 (@Nanterre92) August 16, 2018
Julian Gamble est maintenant arrivé à Nanterre et compte bien se battre comme un Super-Saiyan pour protéger la raquette nanterrienne
Vous-aussi, intégrez la Team Nanterre 92 https://t.co/4NqZEtjDLm #WeAreJSF pic.twitter.com/feGuuTXAAO
Gamble also had some success with team Armored Athlete in The Basketball Tournament this July
Malcolm Grant is headed to Croatia to continue his pro career
Garrius Adams is working with the front office staff for the Lakers
Exited about all the things I will see and learn this year. Can’t wait to get started! pic.twitter.com/E6VbtSxKZe— Garrius Adams (@G_Adams25) August 5, 2018
Former Canes PG Gets Hitched
Alum Angel Rodriguez, who led the Canes to the Sweet 16 in 2016, got married at the beginning of the month, surrounded by his Canes family
Angel then found time to visit campus just over a week later, along with Shane Larkin
Angel and Shane weren’t the only alums to find their way back to campus this summer
The Current Canes Hit The Practice floor
Three new faces the Canes hope will have an immediate impact
Canes fans will be hoping to see plenty of Chris Lykes’ shots go in this season
Transfer Zach Johnson officially completed his undergrad degree with Florida Gulf Coast
Be sure to check back with State of the U for all of your Canes Hoops news and season previews in the coming months!