Skyforce to Hold Playoff Party at Nutty’s North

Sioux Falls, S.D. (April 16, 2007) - The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that they will host a playoff party at Nutty's North tonight at 6 p.m. CST. Nutty's North is located at 805 N. West Avenue, just south of the Sioux Falls Arena. Prizes such as playoff tickets and Skyforce memorabilia will be given away throughout the evening. There will also be food and drink specials for fans in attendance.

Sioux Falls Skyforce staff, coaches and players will be on hand to watch a live D-League Playoff Preview show at 6:30 p.m. CST on NBA TV. Hosted by Andre Aldridge, the show will feature two analysts (D-League Vice President of Basketball Operations Chris Alpert and Atlanta Hawks Minor League Coordinator Harold Ellis) live on the set to breakdown all the exciting D-League competition. The show will provide the viewer with all the latest D-League news & notes, such as the newest franchise awarded for the 2007-08 season in Fort Wayne, Indiana and all the end-of-season awards handed out this week as well as expert analysis of each of the upcoming playoff matchups.

"We hope to see a room full of Skyforce fans tonight to show their appreciation for what our coaching staff and players have accomplished so far this season," said Skyforce owner Mike Heineman. "If you can't make it to the event tonight, we encourage you to attend our first round playoff game tomorrow night as we begin our quest for a championship in our inaugural season in the NBA Development League."

The 2007 NBA Development League Championship presented by Delta Air Lines begins on Tuesday, April 17 as Sioux Falls (#2) hosts the Fort Worth Flyers (#3) sponsored by First PREMIER Bank/PREMIER Bankcard. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. at the Sioux Falls Arena. For information on season tickets for the 2007-08 season please call a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.