Team Logo. The Delaware 87ers are a team in the NBA Development League. They are the local affiliate of the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers. They get their name because Delaware was the first state to ratify the United States Constitution. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Delaware_87ers?oldid=8275" Categories: NBA Development League teams Teams in Delaware Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.