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The Fort Worth Flyers were a minor league basketball team in the NBA Development League (D-League) based in Fort Worth, Texas.wikipedia
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The Fort Worth Flyers were a minor league basketball team in the NBA Development League (D-League) based in Fort Worth, Texas. In 2005, Southwest Basketball, LLC led by David Kahn was granted permission by the recently rebranded NBA Development League (NBA D-League) to operate four new teams.
Southwest Basketball then purchased three existing franchises and one expansion team: the Albuquerque Thunderbirds, Austin Toros, Fort Worth Flyers and the Tulsa 66ers.

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They were the D-League's regular season champions, finishing 28–20, but lost the championship game to the Albuquerque Thunderbirds by a score of 119–108.
In their first season in New Mexico, the team won the 2006 NBA D-League Championship by defeating the Fort Worth Flyers in the championship game.

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The following season, they finished in third place in the Eastern Division with a 29–21 record and lost the Eastern Division semifinal game to the Sioux Falls Skyforce 128–105.

Kelenna Azubuike

Azubuike then played for the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League, leading the league in scoring during the 2006–07 season and eventually being called up to play for the Golden State Warriors.

Chris Copeland

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On March 29, 2007, he was acquired by the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League.

Deji Akindele

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Akindele was selected in the fourth round of the Development League's Draft by the Fort Worth Flyers.

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On January 17, 2007, Barea was assigned to the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League.

Bobby Jones (basketball, born 1984)

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He was assigned to the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League on 28 November, averaging 13.7 points and 8 rebounds in around 24 minutes per game over 3 games, before being recalled on 8 December.

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During his rookie season, he had multiple assignments with the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League.

Jamario Moon

In December 2005, he joined the Albany Patroons before joining the Fort Worth Flyers in April 2006.

Martell Webster

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He was assigned to the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League by the Blazers in January 2006, and in doing so became highest-drafted player (6th overall) to be assigned to the D-League until Hasheem Thabeet.

Lou Williams

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The next season, Williams was sent to play for the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League on November 28, 2006.

Luke Schenscher

He subsequently joined the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League, where he averaged 8.2 points, 6.1 rebounds, 1.42 blocks and 1.2 assists in 36 appearances with 34 starts during the 2005–06 season.

Jeremy Richardson

Richardson was selected with the ninth pick of the second round in the 2006 NBA D-League Draft by the Fort Worth Flyers.

Sidney Moncrief

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In 2006, Moncrief returned to basketball as the head coach of the Fort Worth Flyers, a professional basketball team in the NBA D-League.

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From 2005 to 2007, it was home to the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League.

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The Fort Worth Flyers were a minor league basketball team in the NBA Development League (D-League) based in Fort Worth, Texas.

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The Fort Worth Flyers were a minor league basketball team in the NBA Development League (D-League) based in Fort Worth, Texas.

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The Fort Worth Flyers were a minor league basketball team in the NBA Development League (D-League) based in Fort Worth, Texas.

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In 2005, Southwest Basketball, LLC led by David Kahn was granted permission by the recently rebranded NBA Development League (NBA D-League) to operate four new teams.

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The team introduced its logo of a blue capital "F", reminiscent of a biplane, over a basketball.

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There was talk of the Flyers moving to Reno, Nevada, and of the D-League placing another team in Fort Worth, citing their close proximity to the Dallas Mavericks.