HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – The Windy City Bulls, presented by BMO Harris Bank announced their 2017-18 season game schedule today, the club’s second season in the newly re-branded NBA G League. In the first season of the NBA and Gatorade’s new partnership, the 50-game slate will begin a full week earlier than last season when the Bulls welcome the Westchester Knicks to the Sears Centre Arena on Saturday, November 4. The schedule features 24 home games, 15 of which will take place on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Click here to see the schedule.
A record 26 teams will compete in the NBA G League’s 17th season, including four expansion clubs owned by NBA franchises: the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario (LA Clippers), Lakeland Magic (Orlando Magic), Memphis Hustle (Memphis Grizzlies) and Wisconsin Herd (Milwaukee Bucks). Wisconsin, Memphis, and Lakeland will make their first visits to Hoffman Estates this season while the Bulls will travel to Agua Caliente as part of a West Coast road trip at the end of January.
In addition to the club’s 24 home and away games, Windy City will play two neutral site games in Toronto during the NBA G League’s annual mid-season Showcase which will take place over four days from January 10 – 13. All Windy City home and away contests will air on Facebook Live via the Windy City Bulls home Facebook page.
Windy City will host two Wednesday Education Day games during the regular season, the first on December 6 and the second on February 21. During these events, the Bulls are working with local schools to provide field trips to the 10 AM games that will feature educational programming and activities.
All home game start times will be 7 PM with the exception of the two Education Day Games and the lone Sunday home game, scheduled for March 11 at 2 PM. The regular season will conclude on Saturday, March 24 at home against Greensboro.
Windy City’s full game promotions schedule will be announced prior to the season.
Fans who are interested in becoming a member of the Windy City Bulls family via an affordable ticket package or group event may visit www.WindyCityBulls.com or call 847-396-7070.