Court of Dreams Takes Over Ford Center Floor

OKLAHOMA CITY, Monday, Feb. 23, 2009 – The Oklahoma City Thunder will host students from 13 area high schools at the Ford Center tomorrow as part of the team’s Court of Dreams promotion. 101 boys and 25 girls will be attending the Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers game tomorrow night, but before the game starts, the students will be competing in basketball competitions with the winners having their game night seats upgraded.

“The Court of Dreams program gives fans from all over the state a chance to play on the Ford Center floor on a game day,” said Thunder Vice President of Community Relations Dan Mahoney. “A lot of people would love to play on an NBA court, and through our group sales effort, we are able to provide that to our fans.”

For more information on participating in the Thunder’s Court of Dreams program, please contact grouptix@thunder-nba.com or call 405-208-HOOP.

The following schools will be represented tomorrow at the Court of Dreams event from noon – 3 p.m.:

Laverne High School Boys Basketball Team

Antlers High School Boys and Girls Basketball Teams

Harding Fine Arts High School Boys and Girls Basketball Teams

Comanche High School Boys Basketball Team

Norman High School Boys Basketball Team

Mill Creek High School Boys Basketball Team

Lawton Eisenhower High School Boys Basketball Team

Healdton High School Boys Basketball Team

Calvin High School Boys Basketball Team

Canton High School Boys Basketball Team

Crooked Oak High School Boys and Girls Basketball Teams

Hinton High School Boys Basketball Team

Sasakwa High School Boys Basketball Team