|League NBA Development League|
Arena Crown Coliseum
Head coach Mike Brown
|History Fayetteville Patriots2001–2006|
Location Fayetteville, North Carolina
Team colors White, Lilac, Red, Black, Navy Blue
Affiliation(s) Charlotte Bobcats, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks
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The Fayetteville Patriots were an NBA Development League team based in Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States. Its logo design features a bald eagle's head and a basketball in the middle of a capital letter "P" with stars and stripes filling the rest of it.
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- Franchise history
- 20052006 season
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In 2001, the Fayetteville Patriots became one of the NBA Development League's eight charter franchises. They played their home games at the Cumberland County Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. On May 2, 2006, The D-League decided to no longer field a team in Fayetteville. The announcement came a day after the league decided the same fate for the Roanoke Dazzle franchise, based in Roanoke, Virginia.
The Fayetteville Patriots finished last in the NBDL with a 16-32 record. They got a lift in late February and early March, with the acquisition of Amir Johnson and Alex Acker from the Detroit Pistons.