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Mad Antics

  • IPFW players in draft
    There are a couple of former IPFW players eligible to be selected in the D-League draft Saturday -- Luis Jacobo and Deilvez Yearby -- and could, potentially, be picked by the Mad Ants.
  • Ron Howard not returning to Mad Ants
    Ron Howard, affectionately known as "Mr. Mad Ant," the NBA Development League's all-time leading scorer, wasn't signed by the team before the required deadline Wednesday.
  • Longtime sports executive named D-League president
    Longtime sports executive Malcolm Turner has been named president of the NBA Development League, NBA Deputy Commssioner Mark Tatum has announced.
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Mitchell honored

Tony Mitchell of the Mad Ants was today named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Dec. 31-Jan 6.

A 6-foot-6, 216-pound forward out of Alabama, Mitchell led the Mad Ants to back-to-back wins over the Santa Cruz Warriors, averaging 21.5 points, to go along with 7 rebounds, 3 assist and 2.5 steals.

On Jan 3, he recorded a double-double by scoring 22 points and collecting 16 rebounds in a 102-86 victory over the Warriors.

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