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Delaware Blue Coats to Hold Open Tryouts 


The Delaware Blue Coats, NBA G League Affiliate of the Philadelphia 76ers, will hold open tryouts ahead of the 2021-22 NBA G League season. All participating players will be evaluated by Philadelphia 76ers and Delaware Blue Coats basketball operations staff. Registration includes an official Blue Coats tryout jersey, four tickets to a future Blue Coats game and team merchandise.

The event is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 3 at Chase Fieldhouse, 401 Garasches Lane in Wilmington, the Blue Coats’ home arena. Participants can select from two available tryout sessions: Session 1 (8:00-11:00 a.m.) and Session 2 (1:00-4:00 p.m.). All participants are subject to a $200 registration fee.

Per NBA G League requirements, all players attending an open tryout must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. For purposes of these rules, an individual is considered fully vaccinated beginning seven days after receiving the second dose of a Pfizer or Moderna vaccination or 14 days after receiving the single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Please note all registration material, including proof of COVID-19 vaccination, must be completed and submitted to the Delaware Blue Coats no later than three days prior to the event.

Registration, including all forms, can be found and completed online by visiting SIXERS.COM/BlueCoats.


Sunday, Oct. 3

SESSION 1 | 8:00-11:00 a.m.

SESSION 2 | 1:00-4:00 p.m.


Chase Fieldhouse

401 Garasches Lane

Wilmington, DE 19801

All prospective participants MUST pre-register by Thursday, Sept. 30 at 5:00 p.m.

No walk-up registration will be permitted.

No spectators will be permitted at the event.

The Blue Coats are set to return to Chase Fieldhouse for the team’s 2021-22 home opener on Saturday, Nov. 6. Five other select home game dates have been announced and details can be found at SIXERS.COM/BlueCoats. The full 2021-22 Blue Coats game schedule is expected to be released in the coming weeks.

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