Blue Coats Christian Wood Named All-NBA G-League Second Team

The NBA G-League announced their 2017-18 All-NBA G League Teams on Monday and one Delaware Blue Coat player made the list. The Delaware player who was honored was Christian Wood and he was named to the All-NBA G-League Second Team. Wood almost regularly hit double digits in scoring every game this season and was ranked fourth in…

Rocks Cristian Castillo Stifles Mudcats Hitters For A 5-1 Win

The rain finally cleared out of Wilmington, Delaware where the Wilmington Blue Rocks were ready to roll against the Carolina Mudcats at Frawley Stadium. Rocks offense led the charge in the beginning with designated hitter Chase Vallot and second baseman Gabriel Cancel both having two RBIs in the game.  The pitching led by Cristian Castillo…

Rocks Offense Comes Alive Late In 4-2 Home Opener Win Vs Lynchburg

The Wilmington Blue Rocks returned home off of the road with a four game losing streak but it seems a home opener was what the doctor ordered for the Rocks. As the Blue Rocks beat the Lynchburg Hillcats 4-2 in their home opener and also broke their four game losing streak. The Blue Rocks hitters…

Sights And Sounds Of Muscle Movement Foundation RUN for STRENGTH 5k

What a day! Even though it started out a little rainy and the temperature was in the mid-40’s that did not stop the fierce Muscle Champions and supporters who gave all they had in the Muscle Movement Foundation RUN for STRENGTH 5k race at St. Marks High School on Saturday. After everyone crossed the finish…

Blue Rocks Win Opening Day Game Against Potomac 5-3

This was not the prettiest of opening day wins for the Wilmington Blue Rocks but they will definitely take it. The Rocks opened the season on the road against the Potomac Nationals who they defeated 5-3. The Rocks look like they are still getting the rust off from the winter because the Wilmington batters were…

Goodbye Delaware 87ers, Hello Delaware Blue Coats!

Well when the Philadelphia 76ers unveiled their new 76ers Field House back in the fall, the team said that their G-League affiliate Delaware 87ers would undergo a name change and the team announced that new name on Wednesday. Say Hello to the Delaware Blue Coats! The new name recognizes the 1st Delaware Regiment soldiers of…

Delaware 87ers Acquire Kyle Randall

The Delaware 87ers announced Friday that team has signed guard Kyle Randall from the available player pool. The 6 foot 1 inch, 185 pound guard played in 24 games with the  NBA G-League’s Lakeland Magic this season where he averaged 1.58 points per game, .67 rebounds and 1.08 assists. Randall also played for the G-League’s Canton…

Super Bowl LII Has Players With Delaware Ties

On Sunday, the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles will match up against each other in Super Bowl LII and by the end of the night one team’s city will have the ultimate bragging rights. So why are we mentioning this on a Delaware website? Well there is two local connections in this game and that…

Sevens Acquire Donte McGill

The Delaware 87ers announced on Monday that they have acquired guard Donte McGill from the available player pool. McGill attended the Sevens open tryouts earlier this season. The Philadelphia native started his college career playing basketball at Goldey-Beacom College where averaged 25 minutes per game, 15.1 points per game, 3.7 rebounds  and 1.5 assists in…

Sevens Wood Has Double-Double In 127-120 Win Over Mad Ants

It was Education Day at the Bob Carpenter Center for the Delaware 87ers and the team sure did educate the fans on how to be effective on offensive side of the ball. As the Sevens went on to beat the Fort Wayne Mad Ants 127-120 in a offensive heavy game. Students are enjoying their day…