2008-09 News Archive


MAY 2009
  • May 7 - Skyforce Announces Resignation of Head Coach Nate Tibbetts


  • APRIL 2009
  • April 28 - Skyforce to Host Benefit Golf Tournament
  • April 15 - Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Skills Challenge Sioux Falls Regional Competition Winners Announced
  • April 9 - Skyforce to Host Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Skills Challenge Regional Competition
  • April 8 - Skyforce Unveils 20 Greatest Players
  • April 2 - Timberwolves to Play Preseason Game at Skyforce's Home Venue


  • MARCH 2009
  • March 24 - Minnesota Timberwolves Night Set For Saturday
  • March 23 - "Our Community Rocks" Food Drive to Continue at Skyforce Home Games
  • March 9 - Charlotte's Ajinca and Singletary Assigned to Sioux Falls Skyforce
  • March 9 - Local Sports Teams Set to Participate in Wiggin' Out For Kids Fundraiser


  • FEBRUARY 2009
  • February 25 - Charlotte Bobcats Night Set For Saturday
  • February 18 - Skyforce Announces Sanford Health Weekend
  • February 5 - Field Set For 2009 Dream Factory Friday Night
  • February 3 - 2009 NBA D-League All-Star Game Participants Unveiled


  • JANUARY 2009
  • January 27 - Skyforce Set to Host Military Night
  • January 20 - Joiner Returns to Skyforce Lineup
  • January 20 - Skyforce-66ers Complete Trade
  • January 20 - 2007-08 NBA Development League MVP Returns to Sioux Falls
  • January 12 - Skyforce-Mad Ants Swap Guards
  • January 8 - Skyforce Acquires John Edwards
  • January 7 - In Sioux Falls, It's All About Family
  • January 7 - Gary Forbes: Working His Way Up the Ladder


  • DECEMBER 2008
  • December 30 - Skyforce to Host Community Blood Drive
  • December 10 - Skyforce Hosts 66ers on Saturday Night
  • December 10 - Skyforce Acquires Glen McGowan


  • NOVEMBER 2008
  • November 26 - Skyforce Announces 2008-09 Opening Day Roster
  • November 25 - 20th Anniversary Season Tips Off Friday Night
  • November 21 - Skyforce Waives Five Players
  • November 14 - Tea Area High School to Host Preseason Game
  • November 12 - Harrisburg High School to Host Intrasquad Scrimmage
  • November 10 - Single Game Tickets Now On Sale
  • November 8 - Skyforce Announces 2008-09 Training Camp Roster
  • November 7 - 2008 NBA Development League Draft Recap
  • November 6 - Skyforce Announces 2008-09 Training Camp Invitees
  • November 3 - Pizza Ranch to Host 2008 NBA Development League Draft Party


  • OCTOBER 2008
  • October 28 - Former Skyforce Players Make NBA Rosters
  • October 22 - Skyforce Reveals 2008 Preseason Partnership With Pizza Ranch
  • October 15 - 2009 NBA Development League Showcase Schedule Announced
  • October 14 - Skyforce to Pick Fourth in 2008 NBA Development League Draft
  • October 2 - 2008 NBA Development League Draft Set For November 7


  • SEPTEMBER 2008
  • September 29 - NBA Training Camps Tip Off
  • September 23 - Skyforce to Host Open Tryouts in Minneapolis
  • September 17 - Mike Miller Replica Jerseys For Sale at Skyforce Office
  • September 17 - Skyforce Unveils New Flex Packs
  • September 11 - Skyforce to Hold Open Tryouts


  • AUGUST 2008
  • August 12 - Skyforce Announces 2008-09 Schedule


  • JULY 2008
  • July 14 - D-League Ambassadors Set Roster For Rocky Mountain Revue
  • July 9 - Former Skyforce Players Populate 2008 NBA Summer League Rosters
  • July 2 - Tibbetts to Assist Timberwolves at 2008 NBA Summer League


  • JUNE 2008
  • June 27 - Potential Assignees Selected in 2008 NBA Draft
  • June 26 - 2008 NBA Draft Set For Tonight
  • June 25 - Skyforce Names New Skyleader Director
  • June 24 - Former Skyforce Guard Hired By New Jersey Nets
  • June 18 - Skyforce Announces Staff Addition
  • June 11 - Skyforce Remains Affiliated With Timberwolves, Bobcats For 2008-09 Season