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Mad Antics

  • Mad Ants tough start continues
    The Mad Ants’ defense of their D-League championship has gotten off to a rough start. A 99-87 loss Friday at Erie, Pennsylvania, dropped them to 0-3 on the season.
  • Porter out tonight at Erie
    Mad Ants captain Chris Porter is out of the lineup tonight at Erie, Pennsylvania, with an elbow injury. Titus Rubles will take his place on the active roster.
  • 2 NBA players for Mad Ants
    The Mad Ants' 13 affiliations with NBA teams began to pay off today, as they were assigned forward Adreian Payne by the Atlanta Hawks and guard Glen Rice Jr. by the Washington Wizards.
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Rio Grande Valley wins title

Rio Grande Valley defeated Santa Cruz 102-91 on Saturday to win the NBA Development League championship. It was the second time in four years that RGV has won the D-League title.

D.J. Kennedy led Rio Grande Valley with 27, while Glen Rice Jr. added 25 points and 13 rebounds.

Santa Cruz, which eliminated the Mad Ants, was led by Travis Leslie's 16 points and 13 rebounds.

Rio Grande Valley swept Santa Cruz in the best-of-three series.

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