“With the first pick of the draft, the Philadelphia Founders chose Nick DelGrande. The 22-year-old from Lee, Mass. got fans to their feet during the final match at the Vegas Combine when he went rep for rep with Bryan Miller — drafted in the first round by the Phoenix Rise — pulling out a win for his team and helping guarantee that they all would be drafted.
The real action begins Friday as the teams throw down on the grid in a preseason tournament starting at 8 a.m. ET. Select matches will be streamed live, including the final match at 3 p.m. Saturday. Tune in at npgl.com.”
Friday, July 11
8 a.m. Boston vs. Washington DC (live stream)
10:30 a.m. New York vs. Philly
2 p.m. Phoenix vs. San Francisco (live stream)
4:30 p.m. Miami vs. Los Angeles (live stream)
Saturday July 12
8 a.m. 1st Semifinal
10:30 a.m. 2nd Semifinal
3 p.m. Final match (live stream)
Note: All times are ET.
See photo galleries containing each drafted athlete on our Facebook page: facebook.com/profitnessleague
Follow along on Twitter by tuning in to our live tweetcast @TheGridLeague and our hashtag #GridDraft.
Want to know more about strategy? Look for commentary from @GridmasterNPGL.
Posted July 10, 2014& filed under Featured, News. By Katie Martin