Former Skyforce Players Make NBA Rosters

Sioux Falls, S.D. (October 27, 2009) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that three former players made 2009-10 NBA opening day rosters. Ten former Skyforce players were invited to NBA training camps at the end of September.

Following is the list of former players on NBA opening day rosters:

NameNBA TeamLast Season in S.F.
Alexis Ajinca*Charlotte Bobcats2008-09
Stephen GrahamCharlotte Bobcats2006-07
Amir Johnson*Toronto Raptors2006-07

* – NBA Assigned Player

The NBA regular season begins tonight as the Boston Celtics visit the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Washington Wizards visit the Dallas Mavericks, the Houston Rockets visit the Portland Trail Blazers and the Los Angeles Clippers visit the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers.

Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs are on sale for the 2009-10 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. Single game tickets will go on sale on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. The home opener is set for Friday, Nov. 27 against the expansion Maine Red Claws. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.