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Colorado 14ers Weekly Update

March 30, 2009 - NBA G League (G League) - Colorado 14ers News Release

LAST WEEK'S GAMES

March 27 at Erie BayHawks - Colorado became the first team to clinch a playoff spot with a 119-103 win in Erie. Denver Nuggets assigned player Sonny Weems had a season-high 36 points on 15-22 shooting off the bench to go along with nine rebounds and four assists in the win. Josh Davis added 18 points, while Eddie Gill posted 12 points and 12 assists as Colorado swept the season series with the BayHawks.

March 29 at Fort Wayne Mad Ants - The 14ers ran their win streak to six in a row with a 115-105 victory in Fort Wayne. Seven players scored in double figures led by Josh Davis' 20 points. John Lucas, Sonny Weems, and Trey Gilder combined for 34 off the bench in the win.

UPCOMING GAMES

Thursday, April 2 at Iowa Energy, Wells Fargo Arena at 6:00 p.m. MST

Live video streaming is available at www.nba.com/dleague

Friday, April 3 at Tulsa 66ers, SpiritBank Event Center at 6:00 p.m. MST

Live video streaming is available at www.nba.com/dleague

NOTES

With every win Colorado adds to its new single season franchise high.

The 14ers have qualified for the D-League playoffs in each of the three seasons the team has existed.

Billy Thomas has connected on 47 3-pointers this season, and is now the D-League leader for career three pointers made with 310.

Eight 14ers currently average double figures in scoring, more than any other team in the D-League.

The 14ers continue to lead the D-League in scoring averaging 117.9 points per game.

Colorado also leads the D-League in per game averages for field goals made and attempted, three pointers made and attempted, offensive rebounds, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocked shots.

Dominique Coleman leads the D-League with 2.8 steals per game.

Josh Davis is tenth the league in scoring at 18.8 ppg, and ranks fifth with a .873 free throw percentage.

Davis and Trey Gilder both rank in the top 10 in the D-League in points per 48 minutes played.

Joe Dabbert is sixth in the league with 1.3 blocks per game.

Eddie Gill's 8.8 assists per game ranks second in the D-League.

Gill leads the 14ers with 15 double-doubles in 33 games this season.

Colorado has compiled the D-League's best record despite not having any player in the top 25 in minutes per game.

NBA D-LEAGUE PLAYOFF FORMAT

- Eight teams will qualify for the postseason.

- Qualifying are three division winners and the five teams with the best records, regardless of division.

- The three division winners will select their first round opponent from the teams ranked five through eight.

- The top-seeded division winner will select first, with the second and third ranked division winners following.

- The fourth seeded team will play the remaining team.

- The first and second rounds will be one game each, while the Finals will be a best-of-three series.

- The first two rounds will be played on the higher seeds home floor.

- The Finals will begin at the lower seed's arena and finish at the higher seeds home court.

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