NBA TV to Televise NBA Development League Showcase 2016 presented by Samsung with 12 Games Over Five Days
Friday, December 18, 2015
NBA TV will televise a record 12 live games from the NBA Development League Showcase 2016 presented by Samsung, beginning Wednesday, Jan. 6, at 1:00 p.m. ET with the Idaho Stampede vs. the Canton Charge. Overall, the five-day showcase held at Santa Cruz’s Kaiser Permanente Arena will feature each of the league’s 19 teams playing two regular-season games apiece.
The 12th annual event will resume with a full four-game NBA TV slate on Thursday, Jan. 7, with games at 1, 3:30, 8 and 10:30 p.m. and two games per day on Friday, Jan. 8, Saturday, Jan. 9, and Sunday, Jan 10, at 1 and 3:30 p.m.
The NBA D-League Showcase 2016 presented by Samsung affords players and coaches the opportunity to display their skills in front of general managers and player personnel executives from all 30 NBA teams. More than 45 NBA D-League players have earned GATORADE Call-Ups during or in the days immediately following the last 11 NBA D-League Showcases.
NBA D-LEAGUE SHOWCASE 2016 NBA TV LIVE GAME SCHEDULE (All Times Eastern):
Wednesday, Jan. 6
1 p.m. ET - Idaho Stampede vs. Canton Charge
3:30 p.m. - Westchester Knicks vs. Texas Legends
Thursday, Jan. 7
1 p.m. - Fort Wayne Mad Ants vs. Rio Grande Valley Vipers
3:30 p.m. - Bakersfield Jam vs. Maine Red Claws
8 p.m. - Raptors 905 vs. Sioux Falls Skyforce
10:30 p.m. - Texas Legends vs. Delaware 87ers
Friday, Jan. 8
1 p.m. - Oklahoma City Blue vs. Grand Rapids Drive
3:30 p.m. - Reno Bighorns vs. Westchester Knicks
Saturday, Jan. 9
1 p.m. - Los Angeles D-Fenders vs. Canton Charge
3:30 p.m. - Idaho Stampede vs. Fort Wayne Mad Ants
Sunday, Jan. 10
1 p.m. - Erie Bayhawks vs. Bakersfield Jam
3:30 p.m. - Grand Rapids Drive vs. Los Angeles D-Fenders
*Schedule subject to change
Additionally, the network will provide tape delayed coverage of three contests: the Austin Spurs vs. the Iowa Energy on Friday, Jan. 8, at 1 a.m. (originally played on Wednesday, Jan. 6); the Iowa Energy vs. the Santa Cruz Warriors on Saturday, Jan. 9 at 11 a.m. (originally played on Friday, Jan. 8) and the Santa Cruz Warriors vs. the Sioux Falls Skyforce on Sunday, Jan. 10 at 11 a.m. (originally played on Saturday, Jan. 9).
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