NBA Training Camps Tip Off
Sioux Falls, S.D. (October 2, 2007) Ė The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that several former players are on NBA training camp rosters. Training camps consist of practices and preseason games used to determine which players will make an NBA teamís opening day roster. The preseason schedule begins on Saturday, Oct. 6 as the Boston Celtics play the Toronto Raptors in Rome and the Minnesota Timberwolves take on Efes Pilsen in Istanbul, Turkey to officially tip off the NBA Europe Live Tour presented by EA SPORTS.
Following is the list of former Skyforce players on 2007-08 training camp rosters:
|Name||NBA Team||Last Season in S.F.|
|Andre Brown||Memphis Grizzlies||2006-07|
|Damone Brown||Utah Jazz||2006-07|
|Noel Felix||Cleveland Cavaliers||2005-06|
|Stephen Graham||Indiana Pacers||2006-07|
|Donnell Harvey||Utah Jazz||2004-05|
|Robert Hite||New Jersey Nets||2006-07|
|Troy Hudson||Golden State Warriors||1998-99|
|Amir Johnson*||Detroit Pistons||2006-07|
|Darrick Martin||Toronto Raptors||2003-04|
|Antywane Robinson||Atlanta Hawks||2006-07|
* - NBA Assigned Player
The NBA season begins on Tuesday, Oct. 30 as the Portland Trail Blazers visit the defending champion San Antonio Spurs, the Houston Rockets visit the Los Angeles Lakers and the Utah Jazz visits the Golden State Warriors.
Season tickets are now on sale for the 2007-08 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. The home opener is set for Saturday, Nov. 24 against the Tulsa 66ers. Single game tickets will go on sale in early November. For information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.