Sixers Announce Promotional Schedule For Remainder Of 2012-13 Regular Season
SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTED BY THREE BOBBLEHEAD NIGHTS ON SATURDAYS IN MARCH
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – FEBRUARY 1, 2013 – The Philadelphia 76ers today announced their promotional schedule for the remainder of the 2012-13 regular season.
Tonight, on February 1, the Sixers join the nation in raising heart health awareness at their annual “Go Red Night,” presented by Main Line Health, when they host the Sacramento Kings at the Wells Fargo Center at 7:30 p.m. The Sixers will wear their red road uniforms and encourage fans to wear red that night, which coincides with the American Heart Association’s “National Wear Red Day.” Sixers center Spencer Hawes and his mother, Lisa Hawes, will serve as the spokespeople for Go Red Night.
Continuing in February, the team will give away LED keychain lights at two home games. All fans in attendance will receive white LED keychains when they host the Miami Heat on Saturday, February 23 at 7:30 p.m. and blue LED keychains when they host the Heat again on Wednesday, March 13 at 7:00 p.m. Fans will be asked to turn on their keychains during player introductions at both games, creating a glow in the arena bowl.
The schedule is highlighted by three bobblehead nights in March, featuring a Wilt Chamberlain bobblehead on Saturday, March 2 when they host the Golden State Warriors at 7:00 p.m., courtesy of Comcast SportsNet; a Julius “Dr. J” Erving bobblehead on Saturday, March 16 when they host the Indiana Pacers at 7:30 p.m., courtesy of Toyota; and an Allen Iverson bobblehead on Saturday, March 30 when they host the Charlotte Bobcats at 7:30 p.m., courtesy of Reebok. The March 2nd Wilt Chamberlain night is the 51st anniversary of the historic occasion of Wilt scoring 100 points against the New York Knicks, March 2nd, 1962. Julius Erving will be in attendance at the March 16 game and will deliver the game ball to the officials to start off the evening.
Also in March, the Sixers will host their annual Fan Appreciation Night on March 27 when they play the Milwaukee Bucks at the Wells Fargo Center at 7:00 p.m., featuring giveaways and prizes for all fans.
On Wednesday, April 10, the team will hold their annual Go Green Night, presented by PECO, when they host the Atlanta Hawks at 7:00 p.m. The first 5,000 fans in attendance will receive an eco-friendly giveaway item, courtesy of PECO.
The full promotional schedule is listed below:
Fri., Feb. 1
Go Red Night, presented by Main Line Health
Sat., Feb. 23
White LED Keychain
Sat., Mar. 2
Golden State Warriors
Wilt Chamberlain Bobblehead, presented by Comcast SportsNet
Wed., Mar. 13
Blue LED Keychain
Sat., Mar. 16
Julius "Dr. J" Erving Bobblehead, presented by Toyota
Wed., Mar. 27
Fan Appreciation Night
Sat., Mar. 30
Allen Iverson Bobblehead, presented by Reebok
Wed., Apr. 10
Go Green Night, presented by PECO, with eco-friendly giveaway
The Sixers next host the Sacramento Kings at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m. Friday’s game is Go Red Night, presented by Main Line Health, to raise heart health awareness. Tickets are still available online at SIXERS.COM, by phone at 215-339-7676 or in person at the Wells Fargo Center box office.