Are the Dakota Wizards, the NBDL team for the Golden State Warriors, headed to Santa Cruz?
Thankfully, Golden State Warriors fans have something to redirect energy to during these dark days without watching future bench warmers light it up in Las Vegas: buying the Dakota Wizards on the Tuesday before a lockout is looking a lot more prudent in light of a lockout: regardless of how long this lockout lasts the D-League will go on, giving Warriors fans something to root for.
Jim Weyermann was named Vice President of New Franchise Development for the Golden State Warriors on June 28, 2011. In this role, Weyermann will oversee all operational aspects for the organization’s newly purchased NBA D-League team, the Dakota Wizards, from a business standpoint, including a potential relocation to Northern California.
Today's news that GSW, LLC has officially bought the D-League's Dakota Wizards is an encouraging sign of the franchise's commitment to developing young talent for the future.
45 minutes, 11-16 FG, 5-8 FT, 27 Points, 12 Rebounds (5 offensive), 5 assists.
Ladies and gentleman, I give you Earl Clark's line from his first game with the energy.
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