SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – GRAMMY-Award winner T-Pain will hold a free concert outside of the Golden 1 Center following the first day of play for the California Classic. Pop star Jay Sean will perform after day two.
The California Classic runs Monday, July 1- Wednesday, July 3 at the Golden 1 Center. Rookies, second year, and players looking to make teams will compete in the four-team round-robin tournament.
The Kings, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, and Miami Heat will play 3 games each. The games will follow the modified-format used by other Summer Leagues, including 10-minute quarters.
A Fan Zone will be set up outside of the arena, featuring games and live entertainment. T-Pain and Jay Sean will perform as part of the DOCO Plaza Concert Series presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain. Fans need to have a valid, day-of California Classic ticket in order to get into the Fan Zone and see the live concert.
Last summer, more than 50,000 fans came to see the California Classic at the Golden 1 Center.
The NBA Rookie Draft is June 20. Rosters for the California Classic will be released after that.