Wizards Shine in Las Vegas Summer League, Rice, Jr. Named MVP

by Chris Lingebach

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — The Wizards Las Vegas Summer League run, led by the dominant play of Otto Porter and Glen Rice, Jr., came to a close, with the latter being named the league’s MVP Sunday night.

The tandem had streaks of brilliance throughout the Las Vegas Summer League, led by Rice, Jr. in scoring at 25 points per game (.469 FG%), with Porter scoring 19 per game (.484 FG%), playing 32 and 31.8 minutes, respectively.

The Wizards were eliminated 74-62 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Sunday, following the Wizards thrilling 95-94 triple overtime victory over the Spurs the night before.

Rice also average 7.8 rebounds and 2.5 steals. Porter averaged 5.8 rebounds.

Both players were named to the All-Tournament First Team.

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