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Delaware Blue Coats Home Opener Announcement

DELAWARE BLUE COATS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL DISCOUNTS AND GAME DETAILS FOR NOV. 20 HOME OPENER AT THE CENTER
 

The Delaware Blue Coats have announced a special promotion for their first-ever home opener on Tuesday, November 20 against the Canton Charge at the Wells Fargo Center. For $76, fans can purchase a Score 4 Ticket Pack, which includes four center-court tickets to Tuesday’s game, four Joel Embiid bobble head figurines, four hotdogs, four bags of chips and four sodas. Along with this promotion, fans can enjoy interactive games and activities in the Broad Street Atrium before the Blue Coats unveil a brand new intro video as the team takes the court. The Blue Coats will also be joined by the Sixer Dunk Squad, Sixers mascot Franklin, and the Sixers Stixers, a dynamic percussion group often featured at Sixers home games. Individual center-court tickets are also available for purchase, which include a Joel Embiid figurine and free parking.

Named for the legendary 1stDelaware Regiment, the Sixers G League affiliate Delaware Blue Coats are led by Demetrius Jackson, who is signed to a two-way contract with the Blue Coats and the Philadelphia 76ers. Come see Jackson and the rest of the Blue Coats at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, November 20 at the Wells Fargo Center. For tickets and more information, please visit sixers.com/bluecoats.

More from the official Press Release below:

FANS WILL RECEIVE LIMITED-EDITION BOBBLEHEAD OF 76ERS STAR JOEL EMBIID
 
FREE PARKING WILL BE PROVIDED FOR ALL GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE
 
‘SCORE 4’ DEAL OFFERS FAMILIES AND FRIENDS FOUR TICKETS, BOBBLEHEADS, FOOD AND DRINK FOR $76
PHILADELPHIA – NOV. 16, 2018 – The Delaware Blue Coats announced today special discounts and game details for its first-ever home opener on Tuesday, Nov. 20 when the team hosts the Canton Charge at 7:00 p.m. at The Center (3601 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia). Not only will fans at the gate receive a figurine of 76ers All-Star Joel Embiid, but parking will be available free of charge and center-court tickets can now be purchased via the “Score 4” pack.
The newly-created “Score 4” pack offers families and friends the opportunity to purchase four center-court game tickets, which will be accompanied by four bobbleheads, four hot dogs, four bags of chips and four sodas. The offer is available now by clicking HERE and costs $76. Single-game tickets are still available for purchase at SIXERS.COM/bluecoats.
The Broad Street Atrium at The Center will feature interactive games and activities in addition to select Blue Coats merchandise in the team store. Further, the team will be introduced via a brand-new intro video, with the starting lineup taking the floor from the tunnel nearest the team bench, as seen at 76ers home games.
Sixers ENT, including the Sixers Dunk Squad presented by Dunkin’ Donuts and mascot Franklin, will be part of the Blue Coats home opener as 76ers Game Presentation will be fully integrated throughout the night. Sixers Stixers, the talented percussion group often seen at 76ers’ home games, is set to perform as well.
The Blue Coats are led by Demetrius Jackson, who is signed to a two-way contract and plays for both Delaware and its parent club, the Philadelphia 76ers. Jackson holds team-high averages of 29.3 points (sixth in the G League) and 9.0 assists per game (second in the G League) across three contests. In the season opener at Raptors 905, the former Notre Dame star tallied 38 points (14-26 FG), six rebounds and 13 assists in 40 minutes of action. Canton features a former Irish teammate of Jackson’s in Bonzie Colson, who holds averages of 16.3 points and 8.0 rebounds per game.
ABOUT THE DELAWARE BLUE COATS:
The Delaware Blue Coats are the official NBA G League Affiliate of the Philadelphia 76ers. The Blue Coats are named for the legendary 1st Delaware Regiment, which was known for its signature blue combat uniforms and courageous participation in the American Revolution of 1776. The team is set to play the 2018-19 NBA G League season in the all-new 76ers Fieldhouse coming to Wilmington, Delaware. Founding season ticket membership deposits are available now. For more information, visit SIXERS.COM/BlueCoats.
ABOUT THE NBA G LEAGUE:
The NBA’s official minor league, the NBA G League prepares players, coaches, officials, trainers and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 27 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2018-19 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. An all-time-high 53 percent of all NBA players at the end of the 2017-18 season boasted NBA G League experience. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA Cares programs. NBA G League games are available on ESPN’s family of networks and NBA TV.
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