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Wizards Honor State Class B Boys Participants

February 27, 2007 - NBA G League (G League) - Dakota Wizards News Release

Bismarck, ND February 27th 2007: In conjunction with the boys Class "B" state tournament to be held at the Bismarck Civic Center, the Dakota Wizards will honor all the state Class "B" boys' basketball participants at halftime of the Wizards game versus the Arkansas RimRockers on Wednesday, March 14th.

"Making it to the Class "B" state tournament is quite the accomplishment", said Director of Game Operations Scott Woodmansee. "We wanted to make it a little more special for the guys who worked so hard to make it this far and honor their hard work in front of our fans."

The Wizards are also offering a special Class "B" ticket package to all area basketball fans just by calling Woodmansee at (701)-258-2255 and telling him you're a Class B fan. Discounts range from $8 ($2.50 discount) for a general admission seat and $11 ($4 discount) for a reserved seat and are only available until Monday, March 12th.

For more information on the Dakota Wizards log onto or call the front office at (701)-258-BALL.

The D-League currently includes the Albuquerque Thunderbirds (N.M.), Anaheim Arsenal (Calif.), Arkansas RimRockers (Little Rock), Austin Toros (Texas), Bakersfield Jam (Calif.), Colorado 14ers (Broomfield), Dakota Wizards (Bismarck, N.D.), Fort Worth Flyers (Texas), Idaho Stampede (Boise), Los Angeles D-Fenders (Calif.), Sioux Falls Skyforce (S.D.) and Tulsa 66ers (Okla.).

The D-League continues to develop talent from across all disciplines for the NBA's 30 teams and the entire NBA umbrella. In addition to the assignment of 20 NBA players to D-League affiliates this season, there have also been 11 GATORADE Call-Ups from the D-League to the NBA. Additionally, every referee hired by the NBA since 2002 has worked in the D-League, while coaches, athletic trainers and front office executives are also being developed.

Designed to help grow the sport of basketball both domestically and internationally, the D-League also offers fun, family entertainment at affordable prices. For additional information on the NBA Development League, visit

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