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Skyforce, Putney Shoot Down Stars For 6th Straight Win

Skyforce, Putney Shoot Down Stars For 6th Straight Win

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Raphiael Putney dropped a season-high 32 points on a career-high eight made three-pointers to lead the Sioux Falls Skyforce (6-0) to a 136-122 victory over the Salt Lake City Stars (2-2) at the Lifetime Activities Center-Bruins Arena in Salt Lake City on Monday night. The Skyforce flew out of the gates, converting 18 of the…

HIGH FIVE: Skyforce Swamp Wisconsin To Stay Unbeaten

Sioux Falls Improves To 5-0 With 123-105 Win

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce (5-0) captured a 123-105 victory over the Wisconsin Herd (1-2) on Saturday evening at the Sanford Pentagon. Rodney Purvis triggered the surge off the bench, with 28 points (7-12 3P), eight assists and seven rebounds for Sioux Falls. With the win, the Skyforce are off to their best start since the 2012-13 season. The Skyforce started the contest firing on all cylinders from beyond-the-arc (8-14 3FG in the first quarter). Purvis eclipsed his previous…

Paul Schipper Hits Amazing Half Court Shot at Half-time of Skyforce Game

Paul Schipper Hits Amazing Half Court Shot at Half-time of Skyforce Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… At half-time of the Skyforce game one of the baseline camera men for the Pentagon was summoned to the floor to try and make a half court shot.  Here’s another look at his amazing over the head shot that hit nothing but net and luckily I was rolling since I’d just arrived… And when I saw it…

Skyforce Win 4th Straight Behind Maten’s 32 points

Skyforce Win 4th Straight Behind Maten's 32 points

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Miami HEAT two-way player Yante Maten (32 points and 10 rebounds) tallied his second-consecutive 30-point double-double as the Sioux Falls Skyforce (4-0) outlasted the Northern Arizona Suns (1-2) for a 109-99 victory on Wednesday night at the Sanford Pentagon.  Jawun Evans (18 points) scored 11 points in the first quarter as the Suns got off to…

Skyforce Outscore Hustler for 126-125 Win at Pentagon

Skyforce Outscore Hustler for 126-125 Win at Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce (3-0) took the first of a three game home-stand 126-125 over Midwest Division opponent, the Memphis Hustle (0-2), on Monday night at the Sanford Pentagon. Miami HEAT two-way player Yante Maten led all scorers with his second consecutive double-double and career-high 34 points, 12 rebounds and three steals in the win over…

Skyforce Win First Road Game In Des Moines

Sioux Falls Wins 114-106

DES MOINES, IA  —  The Sioux Falls Skyforce are off to a 2-0 start after winning their first road game of the year 114-106 at Iowa on Saturday night in Des Moines.  Yante Maten led the Skyforce with 26 points while Raphiael Putney added 23.  Duncan Robinson scored 14, Briante Weber and Charles Cooke each scored 13, and DeAndre Liggins…

Skyforce Drop Fort Wayne In Season Opener

Sioux Falls Wins 112-101

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce (1-0) opened its 30th season with a 112-101 wire-to-wire victory over the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (0-1) on Friday night at the Sanford Pentagon. Returning guard Briante Weber led the way for the Force, tallying 18 points, eight assists, eight steals, and six rebounds in the contest.   Miami HEAT two-way player…

Smith Excited for Skyforce Opener

Smith Excited for Skyforce Opener

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Skyforce open their season Friday night at the Pentagon against Fort Wayne. And 3rd year head coach Nevada Smith is excited about the roster he has to work with which includes 7 players who were in camp with the Miami Heat and returning veterans like Deandre Liggins, Briante Weber and Bubu Palo. He feels they will…

Skyforce Players, Coach Happy to be back in Sioux Falls

Skyforce Players, Coach Happy to be back in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Skyforce open their new season Friday night at the Sanford Pentagon. Nevada Smith is back for his 3rd season at the helm and guard Bubu Palo of Iowa State is actually back for his 4th season with the team. Briante Weber and Deandre Liggins are also familiar names that will return to play with the G-League…

Stampede Stopped In Sioux City In Overtime

Herd Lose Two Goal Lead & Fall 4-3

Sioux City, IA—The Sioux Falls Stampede let a 3-1 third period lead slip away, but still earned a point after a 4-3 overtime loss to Sioux City on Saturday night. The loss ended the Stampede’s five game winning streak, but at 6-1-2, the Herd are off to their best start in franchise history. Anthony Romano, Cade Borchardt and Jared Westcott…

Lorenzo Brown Returning To Storm In 2019

USF Alum Will Play Ninth Season For Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm are excited to announce the return of quarterback Lorenzo Brown for the 2019 season.    Brown (6’0, 205lbs) will be entering his ninth season with the Sioux Falls Storm. Lorenzo is the Storm’s all-time leader in rushing yards (2,648) and touchdowns (97). He also ranks third in Storm history in passing yards…

Stampede Edge Madison For Fourth Straight Win

Herd Win 2-1

Sioux Falls, SD—Andre Lee and Ethan Phillips tallied the only goals the Stampede would need in a 2-1 victory over the Madison Capitols before 5,009 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. The win was the Herd’s fourth straight victory and third straight on home ice. At 5-1-1, the Stampede are off to their best start since 2004-05 in which…

Four-Goal Period Powers Stampede In OT Win Over Waterloo

Sioux Falls Wins 6-5

Sioux Falls, SD—Cade Borchardt loves being the hero at the PREMIER Center. For the second week in a row the forward tallied the game winning goal to lift the Stampede to victory. Borchardt’s goal with 52 seconds remaining in overtime gave the Stampede a 6-5 victory over the Waterloo Black Hawks at the PREMIER Center Friday night. The win improved…

Stampede Off to Better Start than Expected

Stampede Off to Better Start than Expected

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede, despite having a very young team with very little USHL experience are off to a better start than expected. They started the season 2-1-1 on the road including a split in Fargo and will play their home opener at The Denny Saturday also against the Force. Scott Owens expects much of the team’s offense to…

Owens Has Brand New Stampede Team

Owens Has Brand New Stampede Team

SIOUX FALLS, SD…. The Stampede open the regular season Thursday night on the road. Head coach Scott Owens thinks he will eventually have a very good team, but they are very young and inexperienced. So he’s encouraging patience with his squad. Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Scott Owens, Sioux Falls Stampede

Eyeing Changes Next Year Canaries Finish 2018 With Win At Fargo

Sioux Falls Finishes 40-60 After 7-1 Win In Season Finale

FARGO, N.D. — The Sioux Falls Canaries ended their season on a high note Monday, knocking off the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 7-1 in the season finale for both teams. Maxx Garrett led the way for the Birds, finishing with two triples, two runs scored, and 3 RBIs. The Birds finished the season with a 40-60 record. Garrett’s first triple led off…

Birds lose to Gary on Augie Night

Birds lose to Gary on Augie Night

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Four unanswered runs, 6.1 innings of one-run ball from Austin Wright and solo homers from K.C. Huth and Colin Willis guided the Gary SouthShore SouthShore RailCats to a 4-1 win over the Sioux Falls Canaries in the series opener at Sioux Falls Stadium. Wednesday’s victory sends Gary back to the American Association playoffs for the second…