The Memphis Hustle today announced the regular season schedule for its 2019-20 season in the NBA G League, with the team opening up at Landers Center on Friday, Nov. 8 against the Texas Legends (Dallas) at 7 p.m. The team will then travel for a return match with the Legends the following evening. Led by new head coach Jason March, the team will play 24 home games at Landers Center, 24 road games and two games at NBA G League Showcase 2019, with location, dates and opponents to be announced at a later date.
The Hustle continue competition in the Western Conference’s Midwest Division alongside the Iowa Wolves, Oklahoma City Blue and Sioux Falls Skyforce. Of its 48 regular season games, the team will play 43 games against Western Conference foes and five games total against Eastern Conference opponents, down from eight in each of the previous two seasons. In interconference play, the Hustle will make its first ever trip to visit the Greensboro Swarm (Charlotte) and expansion franchise College Park Skyhawks (Atlanta) while hosting the Maine Red Claws (Boston) and Raptors 905 (Toronto) for the first time.
Notably, the team will host its third annual Financial Literacy Education Day Game, presented by Renasant Bank, on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10:30 a.m. against Midwest Division rivals Oklahoma City Blue (Thunder). The last two seasons saw thousands of students in the Mid-South pack Landers Center for a game in which the students received unique giveaways and the Hustle wore themed uniforms.
Hustle fans can ring in 2020 on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 7 p.m. at Landers Center with a tilt against defending NBA G League champion Rio Grande Valley Vipers. Leading into the back-to-back culminating on New Year’s Eve, the Hustle will play seven of eight games on the road in December. The schedule features a total of seven back-to-backs and a season-long seven-game home stand from Jan. 13-29.
More information on promotions, theme nights and other attractions will be announced at a later date.
Fans who want to support the Memphis Hustle by purchasing 2019-20 Season Tickets can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP and pressing 6. Season Ticket Packages in the lower bowl start at just $10 per game and feature multiple Season Ticket Member benefits, including member discounts on gear and merchandise, playoff ticket priority for both the Memphis Hustle and Memphis Grizzlies, invitations to select Grizzlies games during the 2019-20 season and more. Lower bowl Hustle Flex Packs are now available for purchase and fans can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP. All-inclusive Floor seats and tables are still available, with other ticket packages announced at a later date. Additionally, the Memphis Hustle are accepting $50 deposits for groups of 15-or-more. Single Game Tickets will be available for purchase starting this fall at all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com, the Landers Center Box Office, online at memphishustle.com or by calling (901) 888-HOOP.