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FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: November 18, 2010 at 9:46 pm •  Published: November 18, 2010

The Tulsa 66ers, the Thunder's affiliate in the NBA Developmental League, open the season Friday and Saturday with back-to-back road games against the Bakersfield Jam.

The 66ers play their home games inside the Tulsa Convention Center and open the home season with back-to-back games against the Iowa Energy on Nov. 26-27.

Teams play a 50-game schedule and there are 16 teams in the league. This is Tulsa's sixth season of existence. The 66ers were 27-23 last season and lost 2-0 in the finals to Rio Grande Valley.

Teams are allowed to carry a 10-man roster. For more information, visit



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