New Orleans Hornets D-League Affiliate Will Host Local Player Tryouts

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Published: September 27, 2011

The New Orleans Hornets Developmental League affiliate, the Iowa Energy are hosting a local basketball player tryout in New Orleans on Saturday, October 8th. Finally, a chance to show them what I got!

Little do the Hornets know that in my 6’0 (fine, I’m 5’11) frame I’m packing some serious hops and a jump shot that Ray Allen only dreams of. I can guard point guards or centers, and to top it all off my passing skills put a certain six foot point guard (who may or may not be the same height as me) to shame!

You want proof? Fine. Here. I’m a double threat! I’ll school you and then write about it.

For people who don’t suck quite as much as I do, the tryout will take place at John A. Alario Sr. Event Center from 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. Registration is $125 if submitted by September 30th and $150 after October 1st or at the door. The tryout will be conducted by the Iowa Energy coaching staff. Interested candidates are encouraged to pre-register as space is limited.

Date: Saturday, October 8th

Location:
John A. Alario Sr. Event Center
2000 Segnette Blvd.
Westwego, LA 70094

Time: 9AM – 4PM (doors open at 8AM)

Fee: $125 if registered by September 30th
$150 October 1st and beyond OR at door
Credit card, cash, cashier’s check or money order only (NO personal checks)

Regular Registration Deadline: Friday, September 30th

Please visit www.IowaNBA.com for the registration packet. Questions – please call 515-564-8550

4 comments
blairharrell
blairharrell

Hi im Blair Harrell  I"VE HAD A ROUGH TIME LATELY ,wit my mama passing needed some time away im back in affect now tho real ballers link up


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Any word on if they are hiring statisticians? Or just players?

Joe Gerrity
Joe Gerrity

I forgot to mention that statistician tryouts where actually last Saturday. Sorry about that. You'll get 'em next year

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Always the way . . .