Ten Skyforce Players In NBA Training Camps
SIOUX FALLS, SD -- The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced Tuesday that 10 former players are on 2012-13 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 115-game preseason schedule tips off on Friday, Oct. 5 when the Boston Celtics visit Fenerbahce Ulker at the Ulker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.
Following is the list of former Skyforce players on NBA training camp rosters:
|Name||NBA Team||Last Season in SF|
|Keith Benson||Atlanta Hawks||2011-12|
|Marqus Blakely||Los Angeles Clippers||2011-12|
|Jonny Flynn*||Detroit Pistons||2010-11|
|Gary Forbes||Houston Rockets||2008-09|
|Trey Gilder||Utah Jazz||2011-12|
|Amir Johnson*||Toronto Raptors||2006-07|
|Malcolm Lee*||Minnesota Timberwolves||2011-12|
|Dexter Pittman*||Miami HEAT||2010-11|
|Greg Stiemsma||Minnesota Timberwolves||2011-12|
|Reggie Williams||Charlotte Bobcats||2009-10|
* – NBA Assignee
The NBA regular season tips off on Tuesday, Oct. 30 as the Washington Wizards visit the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Boston Celtics visit the defending champion Miami HEAT and the Dallas Mavericks visit the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Skyforce home opener is set for Nov. 24 against the Iowa Energy.
Courtesy: Sioux Falls Skyforce