How to Watch the 2022 NBA Summer League Championship Game originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston
The New York Knicks and Portland Trail Blazers have reached the biggest stage of the 2022 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas: the title game.
After playing four games, both teams finished with a 3–1 record, which was tied with four other teams. But due to the point differential, the Knicks (plus-11.8) and Trail Blazers (plus-8.3) advanced as a result of tiebreakers.
Here’s how you can watch the 2022 Summer League Championship Game:
When is the 2022 Summer League Championship Game?
The 2022 Summer League Championship Game begins Sunday, July 17 at 3 p.m. ET.
Who is playing in the 2022 Summer League Championship Game?
The championship match will be played between Knicks and Trail Blazers. The Knicks were never crowned Summer League champions, while the Blazers won their only title in the competition in 2018.
How to Watch the 2022 Summer League Championship Game
The final will be broadcast on ESPN – and TSN in Canada – and can be streamed on ESPN.com and the ESPN app.
Who Are the Key Players of the Knicks and Trail Blazers?
Quentin Grimes has been stellar for the Knicks in Las Vegas. A total of 25 picks in 2021 averaged 23.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 29.3 minutes per game. His points per game average ranks second among players appearing in four games, behind only Brooklyn Nets guard Cam Thomas.
For Portland, keep an eye on Keon Johnson. The 21st overall in 2021, whom Portland acquired in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers during the regular season, is starting to combine his athleticism with a promising jumper, which is vital to his development at this level. was. At 31.4 minutes per game in four contests, Johnson scored 17.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists, while hitting 40% from deep in five attempts.