RED CLAWS GAMES
PORTLAND, ME – The Red Claws will be featured in two of seven games scheduled to be broadcasted live from the NBA D-League Showcase next week. The announcement was made by Red Claws President and General Manager Jon Jennings.
NBA TV, the league’s 24 hour network, will feature seven live game broadcasts of the 2010 NBA Development League Showcase which tips off on Monday, January 4 and runs through Thursday, January 7. Both of the Red Claws games during the Showcase will be shown on NBA TV. The team will face the Los Angeles D-Fenders on Monday, January 4 at 3:45 PM. They will play their second and final game of the Showcase on Tuesday, January 5 with a 1 PM match-up with the Sioux Falls Skyforce.
The sixth annual NBA D-League Showcase will take place at Boise’s Qwest Arena, home of the Idaho Stampede, in Boise, Idaho, and will include all 16 NBA D-League teams each playing 2 games. The event provides exposure for NBA D-League players and coaches to general managers, player personnel executives, and scouts from each of the 30 NBA teams.
NBA TV’s coverage of the NBA D-League Showcase will include interviews with NBA general managers and scouts. Additionally, NBA.com’s Art Garcia will be at The Showcase providing fans with online access to breaking news, player profiles and other features stories. Leading up to, and continuing throughout the event, NBA.com/dleague will offer extensive coverage including video highlights, game recaps, and photo galleries.