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Chris Duarte had an excellent NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Indiana Pacers. 

The 13th overall pick out of Oregon averaged 18.3 points and shot over 48% from the three-point range. 

The former Ducks star also was stellar on the defensive end averaging 2.5 steals and 1.8 blocks per game. 

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The four games he played (he sat out the finale for rest) were against the New York Knicks, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers and Oklahoma City Thunder. 

  • Against The Knicks: 14 points, two steals and two blocks
  • Against The Hawks: 21 points and seven rebounds
  • Against The Trail Blazers: 19 points, six assists, four steals and four blocks
  • Against The Oklahoma City Thunder: 19 points, four rebounds, four assists and two steals 

The Pacers finished the NBA Summer League 3-2, and were 2-2 in the games that Duarte played in.

Here is what Duarte Tweeted after NBA Summer League in a post that is embedded below from his Twitter account. 

  • PACERS DRAFT CHRIS DUARTE: The Indiana Pacers drafted Chris Duarte out of Oregon with the 13th overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft. CLICK HERE.
  • PACERS TRADE FOR ISAIAH WASHINGTON: The Indiana Pacers made a trade with the Washington Wizards to get the 22nd overall pick, which was Isaiah Jackson out of Kentucky. CLICK HERE.
  • RICK CARLISLE SPEAKS ABOUT NEW DRAFT PICKS: Indiana Pacers head coach Rick Carlisle spoke about new draft picks Isaiah Washington and Chris Duarte. CLICK HERE.
  • HEAT BRING BACK VICTOR OLADIPO: Victor Oladipo is headed back to the Miami Heat, according to The Atheltic's Shams Charania. CLICK HERE.