Enjoy 4 Days and 16 Games of Great Basketball Action!
For the second year in a row, Reno will roll out the red carpet for team GMs and scouts with the NBA, as well as NBA D-League teams and fans from all over the United States.
The NBA Development League, founded in 2001, is the NBA’s official minor league. Featuring 16 teams with direct affiliations to NBA franchises, the NBA D-League is a proven developer of talent: 27 percent of players in the NBA at the conclusion of the 2011-12 season boasted NBA D-League experience. The league continues to develop coaches, referees, and front-office staff for the NBA and its teams.
The Reno Bighorns will play on Monday, January 7 and Wednesday, January 9. At the Wednesday evening game, fans will be treated to a slam dunk competition and 3-point contest between NBA D-League players! Contests are scheduled to begin at 7:00pm with the game following at 8:30pm.
NBA D-League Showcase Schedule
Monday, Jan. 7
Rio Grande Valley Vipers vs. Los Angeles D-Fenders, 10am
Idaho Stampede vs. Texas Legends, 12:45pm
Sioux Falls Skyforce vs. Bakersfield Jam, 3:30pm
Reno Bighorns vs. Springfield Armor, 7pm
Tuesday, Jan. 8
Austin Toros vs. Santa Cruz Warriors, 10am
Canton Charge vs. Idaho Stampede, 12:45pm
Maine Red Claws vs. Tulsa 66ers, 3:30pm
Los Angeles D-Fenders vs. Iowa Energy, 7pm
Wednesday, Jan. 9
Fort Wayne Mad Ants vs. Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 10am
Springfield Armor vs. Sioux Falls Skyforce, 12:45pm
Bakersfield Jam vs. Maine Red Claws, 3:30pm
Erie BayHawks vs. Reno Bighorns, 8:30pm - Slam dunk competition and 3-point competition at 7:00pm
Thursday, Jan. 10
Tulsa 66ers vs. Fort Wayne Mad Ants 10am
Santa Cruz Warriors vs. Canton Charge, 12:45pm
Iowa Energy vs. Austin Toros, 3:30pm
Texas Legends vs. Erie BayHawks, 7pm