Cantonís NBA Development League Team to Reward Inaugural Season Ticket Holders with Founderís Club Membership Exclusive Benefits Created for Most Valued Fans

CANTON, OH - September 14, 2011 - The Cleveland Cavaliersí Canton NBA Development League team has announced that fans who make the commitment to become season ticket holders for the teamís 2011-12 inaugural season will become members of the teamís exclusive FOUNDERS CLUB. The membership is in recognition of the inaugural season ticket holderís support and to designate their special place in the history of the franchise. They will also receive benefits that entitle them to VIP privileges unique to their status as FOUNDERS CLUB members.

ďAn inaugural season is the starting point to the history of a sports team, and to be a part of that history is something very special,Ē said Scott Woodruff, the Canton teamís senior vice president and chief operating officer. ďThe FOUNDERS CLUB program serves as a way to thank our first-year season ticket holders for their decision to be a part of our family and to give them a platform to connect with the team that is unique to them alone.Ē

Membership in the FOUNDERS CLUB is a one time opportunity that is limited to fans who become season ticket holders this season only. Season tickets are on sale now and start as low as $5 per game. With a season ticket purchase, fans will receive a free FOUNDERS CLUB inaugural season winter fleece jacket in addition to their FOUNDERS CLUB membership.

FOUNDERS CLUB membership benefits include:

  • Invitation to Annual FOUNDERS CLUB Membership Event with Canton GM Wes Wilcox and COO Scott Woodruff and members of the Cavaliers front office leadership team
  • Opportunity to Vote on Key Areas of the Fan Experience
  • FOUNDERS CLUB Member Recognition at Canton Memorial Civic Center
  • Attend one free Cavaliers game at Quicken Loans Arena each season with other FOUNDERS CLUB Members (one ticket per seat in account)
  • In-game recognition during a Canton game each season
  • FOUNDERS CLUB membership benefits are renewed annually with season ticket renewal
  • Each year during the renewal process, FOUNDERS CLUB members have the opportunity to renew or transfer their FOUNDERS CLUB membership and season ticket location
  • FOUNDERS CLUB members receive the best pricing for annual season ticket renewal with the ability to transfer or upgrade seats
  • Access to the Quicken Loans Arena Event Hotline to purchase special event and concert tickets prior to public on-sale

Additional regular season ticket benefits include an invitation to other exclusive team events, discounts on official team merchandise, participation in special on-court game night events, access to discounts and special offers at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland and much more.

Additional season ticket benefits include an invitation to exclusive team events, discounts on official team merchandise, participation in special on-court game night events, access to discounts and special offers at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland and much more. Single-game tickets will go on sale closer to the start of the season on a date to be announced. To secure season tickets or for more general ticket information, fans can call 1-866-444-1944 or visit www.CantonNBA.com.

Unique Fan Experience packages for group outings (20 or more) are also available for each Canton home game. For more information on special group seating, or to place an initial $100 group payment, call 330-489-5988.

Fans can stay up-to-date on team news by following the team at: @CantonNBA on Twitter at www.twitter.com/CantonNBA and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CantonNBA.