Two local college basketball players will be playing in this summers NBA Summer League. Billy Baron from Canisius College will be playing with the Chicago Bull while Javon McCrea signed a free agent contract with the Dallas Mavericks. Another Canisius Griffin, Jordan Heath, will play with the Orlando Magic, but no one gives a shit about him.
Both Baron and McCrea earned their conferences Player of the Year award. Baron finished his two seasons at Canisius with 1,405 points, including breaking the Canisius senior season point total with 821 points, giving him an average of 24.1 points per game. McCrea who became the the University at Buffalo Bulls all time leading scorer averaged 18.5 points per game and 9.9 rebounds. Check out their highlight reels.