NBA Training Camps Tip Off

Sioux Falls, S.D. (September 29, 2008) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that 11 former players are on 2008-09 NBA training camp rosters. Training camp consists of practices and preseason games used to determine which players will make an NBA team’s opening day roster. The NBA’s 115-game preseason schedule tips off on Sunday, Oct. 5 as the Golden State Warriors visit the New Orleans Hornets and the Detroit Pistons visit the Miami Heat.

Following is the list of former players on NBA training camp rosters:

NameNBA TeamLast Season in S.F.
Chris AlexanderOklahoma City Thunder2007-08
Andre BrownCharlotte Bobcats2006-07
Jermareo Davidson*Charlotte Bobcats2007-08
Noel FelixSacramento Kings2005-06
Stephen GrahamIndiana Pacers2006-07
Robert HitePhoenix Suns2006-07
Amir Johnson*Detroit Pistons2006-07
Bobby JonesSacramento Kings2007-08
Chris Richard*Minnesota Timberwolves2007-08
Jared ReinerPhiladelphia 76ers2006-07
Antywane RobinsonPhiladelphia 76ers2007-08

* - NBA Assigned Player

The NBA regular season tips off on Tuesday, Oct. 28 as the Cleveland Cavaliers visit the defending champion Boston Celtics, the Milwaukee Bucks visit the Chicago Bulls and the Portland Trail Blazers visit the Los Angeles Lakers.

Season tickets are now on sale for the 2008-09 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. The home opener is set for Friday, Nov. 28 against the Iowa Energy. Single game tickets will go on sale in early November. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.