Las Vegas Wildcards

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Las Vegas Wildcards
2017-2018 Las Vegas Wildcards season
Las Vegas Wildcards logo
Conference Western
Division Mountain
Founded 2012 (formerly the Las Vegas Deuces of the D-League)
History Las Vegas Wildcards (2012-present)
Arena Fremont Palace (aka "The Full House")
City Las Vegas, NV
Team colors Yellow, Gray and White

              

Owner(s) James Dynn (male folf)
RL Primary Contact Lizzimba
RL Secondary Contact Jakebe
General manager Mikela Soros (female caracal)
Head coach Dimi Kabat (grey squirrel)
Assistant coach Daniel Simms (male coati)
Lead trainer Schauna Beller (female schnauzer)
Championships
Division titles

The Las Vegas Wildcards are a professional basketball team based in Las Vegas, Nevada. They play in the Mountain Division of the Western Conference in the Furry Basketball Association (FBA). They were formerly the Las Vegas Deuces in the FBA D-League but were promoted to full franchise status in 2012.

Known for their golden yellow uniform, the Wildcards play at Fremont Palace, part of the Dynn Complex of hotels just off the famous Las Vegas strip. The Dynn Complex has also hosted many FBA Draft Nights including many in the last decade. James Dynn, one if the richest owners of the franchise has cut a controversial figure in the past for being both outspoken and meddling in team affairs, but has since given up the job of general manager to Mikela Soros.

The teams success in the league so far has been incredibly modest suffering the same growing pains that many new teams get when entering the league. This was punctuated by a disastrous 2015-2016 season where a failure to sign players caused problems on the court and Dynn's media rants caused problems off it, once even suggesting he would not pay the players after particularly poor performances.

However the 2016-17 season saw surprising success come the teams way with the team not only reaching the playoffs for the first time, but the Conference Finals as well. With the signings of Wayne Kirkpatrick and the much sought Fenruss Brylee, alongside rookie Lee Baraquin and sophomore Misha Maxwell, the team found a new steel that had them even leading the division for a while.

Li Ho Fook, another long standing player, known for his incredible dunking despite his diminutive nature retired at the end of that season, with his jersey number #01 being retired for his services to the franchise on and off the court.

The franchise carries modest support, and is unlikely to ever become one of the best supported franchises on game nights mainly due to the tourist nature of Las Vegas, but enjoy more global recognition then some other teams thanks to the glitz and glamour. Any player who initially signs for the franchise is homed in Panorama Heights, a plush apartment complex part of The Dynn.

Current Roster

Las Vegas Wildcards Roster
Starters
Point Guard Shooting Guard Small Forward Power Forward Center
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Lucien Ngoy (Fossa, F) Jordan Marx (Wolf (Canidae), G) 24 Wayne Kirkpatrick (Tasmanian Devil, F) 14 Fenruss Brylee (Black Wolf, F/C) 34 Lee Baraquin (Raccoon, C/F)
Bench
Guard Guard Guard Forward Center
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44 Misha Maxwell (Cheetah, G) 5 Shou Masaru (Shiba Inu, G) 24 Ryan Malone (Kangaroo, G) 18 Godfrey Zindendel (Goat, F) 99 Cho Song-Hwa (Chinese Fu Dog, C)
Reserves Deep Reserves
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--- --- --- --- 4 Laertes Foxwell (American Pit Bull Terrier, G) 94 Samantha Frustor (Coyote, F)
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2017-2018 Budget for Total
Cap
Contracts
Paid
Buyouts Available
Las Vegas Wildcards 90.0 67.0 0.0 +23.0


Las Vegas Wildcards Team Contracts
Name 18 19 20 21 22 23
Lucien Ngoy 3.0 3.0
Jordan Marx 1.5 1.5
Wayne Kirkpatrick 7.0 8.0 10.0
Fenruss Brylee 18.0 19.0
Lee Baraquin 4.0
Misha Maxwell 12.0 12.5 12.5 12.5 15.0
Shou Masaru 6.0 7.0
Ryan Malone 9.0 9.0
Godfrey Zindendel 2.0
Cho Song-Hwa 1.5
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Laertes Foxwell 1.5
Samantha Frustor 1.5

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