Press Release Mississippi Miracles


Contact: Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman
             South Delta Sports & Entertainment Group (SDSEG)
             662-247-1471    662-247-3364
             web sites:

             John Matthews, Jr., General Manager
             Mississippi Miracles
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(A Press Conference has been scheduled for Thursday, February 2, 2006, beginning at 1:00pm, at the Ramada Inn, 2700 Hwy. 82 East, Greenville, Mississippi. All media are invited to attend.)

Mississippi's ABA Franchise Has a New Name and a New Game

Mississippi Miracles Play Host to the Atlanta Vision Next Week

ABA Basketball Returns to the Washington Convention Center

(Greenville, Mississippi) - ABA basketball returns to Mississippi with a new name, the "Mississippi Miracles." "After over twenty names were submitted at our Rename the Mississippi Stingers Rally last night at the Greenville Mall, we finally settled on a new name," states Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman of the South Delta Sports & Entertainment Group, Inc. (SDSEG), owners of the Mississippi Miracles. "The reorganization of Mississippi's only ABA Basketball franchise has been nothing short of a miracle! Now we have to get our fans out to our first home opener next week."

The Mississippi Miracles play host to the Atlanta Vision next week on Tuesday, February 7th and Wednesday, February 8th, at the Washington Convention Center in Greenville, Mississippi. Cost of tickets are $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for children, with an increase to $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for children at the door.

For information on Mississippi's ABA basketball team, the Mississippi Miracles and the upcoming February 7th & 8th, 2006 home opener with the Atlanta Vision, please visit our team web site at (or, e-mail General Manager John Matthews, Jr. at or call 662-347-1499. Head Coach Sam Lacey can be reached at 662-207-1912 and Coach James Smith at 662-332-6081. Advertising and sponsorships are available.


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