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Mad Antics

  • New affiliates for the Mad Ants
    While nothing has been formally announced, the Mad Ants are likely to take on affiliations with the Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • Several Mad Ants stars to Europe
    Everyone knew the Mad Ants roster would look different, even in the wake of the team's first D-League championship.
  • Tryout information
    The Mad Ants will hold an open tryout from 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Quest Multisport Complex in Chicago.

Here's the situation

For the Mad Ants to get into the D-League playoffs for the first time, they need to either win tonight at Sioux Falls or Saturday at Tulsa.

Click here to check out Steve Warden's story today on the Mad Ants' quest to make the postseason.

An interesting thing about Fort Wayne is, though the franchise hasn't made the playoffs before, a large portion of the players have with other teams in the past. So, the veteran presence will be key -- as it has been for weeks -- in making this chase.