NBA Summer League stats are best kept at arm's length.
Scorching play in the summer months often cools faster than the leaves can change color.
Still, the temptation that arises when players light up the scoreboard is befitting of the league's Las Vegas backdrop. Fans are eager to see just what jewels their teams uncovered on draft night or which ones went undiscovered as David Stern and Adam Silver gradually filled the 60-player draft board.
It's OK to celebrate these mini-accomplishments. Though there's no guarantee that the numbers ultimately mean anything, there's also no reason to completely dismiss them.
Read on to find out the best (and the worst) stories stemming from Tuesday's seven-game schedule.