Connor Johnson Named Head Coach Of Delaware Blue Coats

The Delaware Blue Coats announced Monday, Connor Johnson will be named the head coach for the team going into the 2018-2019 season. Johnson will be the first head coach under team’s new identity of the Delaware Blue Coats. Elton Brand on Johnson being named the next head coach of the Blue Coats: “Connor has been…

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…

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…

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…

Delaware 87ers Acquire Askia Booker From Northern Arizona Suns

The Delaware 87ers announced Thursday that team has acquired Askia Booker and a 2018 fourth round pick from the Northern Arizona Suns in exchange for  its 2018 first round pick and the returning player rights to Jerrelle Benimon. Booker was averaging 17 points, five rebounds, six assists and two steals in 31 minutes per game this…