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Birmingham Squadron Head to Texas to Take on the Legends in a Back-To-Back Series

November 11, 2021 - NBA G League (G League) - Birmingham Squadron News Release


BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Birmingham Squadron (2-0), NBA G League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans, travel to Frisco, Texas to take on the Texas Legends (2-0) in back-to-back games on Friday and Saturday night. Both contests at the Comerica Center are set for 7:30 p.m. CT on Friday, November 12 and Saturday, November 13.

Coverage of both games will be led by Eli Gold, the official voice of the Squadron, alongside color commentator Rick Moody. The Squadron broadcast will air live locally on My68 and V94.9 FM, and fans can watch the live stream online on the team's website at https://birmingham.gleague.nba.com/live/. My68 is carried by most major streaming services like YouTube TV and Sling, as well as most major cable providers such as Dish, Direct TV, Spectrum and Comcast.

Fans out of market can watch the Legends' stream online at nbagleague.com, led by play-by-play announcer Ryan Medellin and color commentator Ty Ellis.

The Squadron (2-0) are one of 12 unbeaten teams left in the league and have been led by guard Jared Harper who is averaging 31.0 points, 6.0 assists and 2.5 rebounds so far this season. His 31.0 points per and his .474 percentage from behind the arc both rank fourth in the league (min. 15 attempts).

The Legends (2-0) are led by forward Justin Jackson, who is averaging a double-double with 33.0 points per game and 10.0 rebounds per game so far this season. His 33.0 points per game is the third best mark in the league.

SQUADRON ROSTER

No. Player Pos Ht Wt DOB College/Country Acquired

15 Jose Alvarado* G 6-0 179 4/12/1998 Georgia Tech/USA Two-Way

24 James Banks III F/C 6-10 250 1/16/1998 Georgia Tech/USA Affiliate

45 Zylan Cheatham F 6-8 220 11/17/1995 Arizona State/USA Returning

2 Jared Harper G 5-10 175 9/14/1997 Auburn/USA Affiliate

21 Malcolm Hill F 6-6 220 10/26/1995 Illinois/USA Affiliate

11 Tra Holder G 6-2 180 9/27/1995 Arizona State/USA Player Pool

34 Daulton Hommes* F 6-8 215 7/4/1996 Point Loma Nazarene/USA Two-Way

9 Ra'Shad James G 6-2 195 1/26/1990 Iona/USA Player Pool

3 Riley LaChance G 6-2 190 3/31/1996 Vanderbilt/USA Tryout

0 Didi Louzada G 6-5 210 7/2/1999 Sydney Kings (AUS)/Brazil Assignment

23 John Petty Jr. G 6-5 186 12/2/1998 Alabama/USA Affiliate

4 Sayeed Pridgett G 6-5 200 5/22/1998 Montana/USA Tryout

27 Joe Young G 6-2 180 6/27/1992 Oregon/USA Trade

*Two-Way Player


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