Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
Former Seton Hall standout Brian Laing will play with the Nets in the Orlando Summer League.
The 6-foot-5 Laing, a first-team All-Big East selection last year, averaged 18.6 points and 6.9 rebounds last season.
Laing worked out with the Nets earlier this month and earned the summer league invitation, according to Colin Stephenson of the Star-Ledger.
Joining Laing on the summer league team will be Julius Hodge, who also played at St. Raymond’s in the Bronx, and the Nets three draft picks, Brook Lopez, Ryan Anderson and Chris Douglas-Roberts. The league runs July 7-11.
Adam Zagoria is a New York Times contributor and Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.