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Thursday October 15th, 2015

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The Windsor Express will host an exhibition game against Raptors 905 of the NBA Development League at the WFCU Centre on Thursday, November 5th, 2015.

Raptors 905 is the official affiliate of the Toronto Raptors of the NBA. 2015-2016 will be the inaugural season for the Raptors 905 franchise who play their home games out of the Hershey Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Raptors 905 is the first Canadian-based NBA D-League team.

“We are excited to play our first Raptors 905 exhibition game as a franchise in Windsor,” said Dan Tolzman, General Manager of Raptors 905. “The Express is one of the top teams in the NBL and will provide our team with a great challenge as we prepare for this inaugural NBA D-League season.”

“This will be a great opportunity for basketball fans in Canada and fans of the NBL”, said Windsor Express president Dartis Willis.

Tickets will go on sale on Tuesday, October 20th at 10am at the Teksavvy.com box office inside the WFCU Centre. Online orders will also be available at that time at www.wfcu-centre.com.

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