DSB’s Weekly Delaware 87ers Recap For The Week Of August 21st-27th

87ers Release 2017-2018 Schedule Delaware 87ers Announce 2017-2018 Schedule https://t.co/lAfS7gWk17 pic.twitter.com/etCFfgQYIL — DE Sports Blitz (@DESPORTSBLITZ) August 28, 2017 2017-18 @nbagleague is out! More on #Sevens schedule: https://t.co/0YQ6RZqgSA#Year5#BasketballHasPower pic.twitter.com/t2bfDD9Bq6 — Delaware 87ers (@Sevens) August 24, 2017 We are excited to partner with @LacedTheOG for the third year in a row to bring the Sneaker Convention to…

Delaware 87ers Announce 2017-2018 Schedule

The Delaware 87ers unveiled their 2017-2018 schedule on Thursday, which will mark the fifth season the team has been in the state of Delaware. The season kicks off for the Sevens on the road with a match up vs the Maine Red Claws on November 3rd at 7:00pm. Then on November 6th, the Sevens open…

87ers Season Review: Shane Edwards

Shane Edwards was acquired by the Delaware 87ers on March 15th when the team claimed him on waivers. Related: Sevens Acquire Shane Edwards Let’s take a look at Edwards season with the 87ers: 2016-2017 Season Averages: Games Played: 8 Points: 11.6 Minutes: 25.5 Rebounds: 7 Assists: 0.4 Steals: 0.12 Edwards started with the 87ers on March 17th vs The Salt Lake City…

87ers Season Review: Terrence Jennings

Terrence Jennings was acquired by the Delaware 87ers on March 6th, 2016 via a player pool, after he was put on waviers by the Grand Rapids Drive. Let’s take a look at Jennings season with the 87ers: 2016-2017 Season Averages: Games Played: 10 Points: 3.8 Minutes: 17.2 Rebounds: 2.6 Assists: 0.6 Steals: 0.80   Jennings started with the 87ers on March…

87ers Season Review: Stedmon Lemon

Stedmon Lemon was acquired by the Delaware 87ers on March 7th, through a player pool after he was put on waivers by the Canton Charge. Let’s take a look at Lemon’s season with the 87ers: 2016-2017 Season Averages: Games Played: 5 Points: 1.6 Minutes: 7.9 Rebounds: 1.38 Assists: 0.38 Steals: 0.50 Lemon started with the 87ers on March 9th…

87ers Season Review: Devondrick Walker

Devondrick Walker was acquired by the Delaware 87ers in December and the Sevens right away saw how much of a three point threat the 24 year old guard was.  Walker was killing it so much downtown that he got invited to NBA D-League’s Three Point Challenge during their All Star game. Related: Sevens Acquire Devondrick…

87ers Season Review: Nate Robinson

Nate Robinson might have came near the end of the season for the Delaware 87ers but the 5’9 guard gave the team a jolt of energy after losing several players to injury and call ups to the NBA. Related: Sevens Acquire Three-Time Dunk Champion Nate Robinson Let’s take a look at Robinson’s season with the 87ers: 2016-2017…

Sevens Acquire Shane Edwards

The Delaware 87ers announced Tuesday, they have acquired the rights of forward Shane Edwards. Edwards played collegiately  at University of Arkansas at Little Rock where he earned All-Sun Belt and first-team NABC All-District selection. The future Sevens player averaged 9 points, 5 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 assist and 1 block in 23 minutes per game. Then the 6ft…

Sevens Shawn Long Named To NBA D-League All Star Game

The NBA D-League All Stars were announced Monday and one Delaware 87er earned that honor. The lucky honor went to Center Shawn Long, which is not surprising because he is averaging a double-double on the season. Long is averaging 20.6 points, 11.2 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.4 blocks per game this season. The double-double machine is…

Delaware 87ers Player Profile: Shawn Long

Born: 1/29/93 Height: 6-9 Weight: 248 lbs Position: Center College: Louisiana-Lafayette Began his playing days at Morgan City High School, where he averaged 21.4 points, 15.2 rebounds and 9.1 blocks as a senior. Long was named District MVP and defensive player of the year. The Morgan City Native also was named to multiple all-district teams in high school….

Sevens Name Doug Hine as Chief Revenue Officer

The Delaware 87ers announced Thursday that they have hired Doug Hine as Chief Revenue Officer. Hine was recently at the same position at the Albany Devils, the American Hockey League affiliate of the New Jersey Devils. Hine is a graduate of West Chester University and started his sports career as a  inside sales representative for the…