NBA D-League Fan Code of Conduct

The NBA D-League Fan Code of Conduct, which sets forth expected standards of decorum for all fans attending NBA D-League games, will be posted prominently in all NBA D-League arenas, and public address announcements concerning some of its key elements will be made during each NBA D-League game. Guests who fail to adhere to these standards will be subject to ejection and revocation of season tickets.

The Guidelines also set forth minimum standards regarding the serving of alcohol, including the provision that alcohol be served only until the start of the fourth quarter, restrictions on the size (24 ounces) and number (two) of alcoholic beverages sold per individual customer, the training of arena personnel in effective alcohol management, and the maintenance of designated driver programs in each NBA D-League arena.

The NBA D-League, Maine Red Claws and Portland Expo Building are committed to creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable sports & entertainment experience. NBA D-League fans have a right to expect an environment where:

  • Players will respect and appreciate each and every fan.

  • Guests will be treated in a consistent, professional and courteous manner by all arena and team personnel.

  • Guests will enjoy the basketball experience free from disruptive behavios, including foul or abusive language or obscene gestures.

  • Guests will consume alcoholic beverages in a responsible manner. Intervention with an impaired, intoxicated or underage guest will be handled in a prompt and safe manner.

  • Guests will sit only in their ticketed seats and show their tickets when requested.

  • Guests will not engage in fighting, throwing objects or attempting to enter the court, and those who engage in any of these actions will immediately be ejected from the game.

  • Guests will smoke in designated smoking areas only.

  • There will not be any obscene or indecent messages on signs or clothing.

  • Guests will comply with requests from arena staff regarding arena operations and emergency response procedures.

  • The NBA D-League, Maine RedClaws and Portland Expo Building thank you for adhering to the provisions of the NBA D-League Fan Code of Conduct.