Rookie center back to Indy
The Mad Ants acquired former Notre Dame standout and Cleveland Cavalier Luke Harangody in a trade with the Canton Charge. The Mad Ants traded JaJuan Johnson and their 2013 first round pick to Canton in exchange for Harangody and the Charge's third round pick in the 2013 D-League draft.
The Indiana Pacers re-assigned rookie guard Orlando Johnson to the Mad Ants.
Mad Ants trade guard Walker Russell Jr. to Reno for Anthony Richardson and Jack McClinton.
Fade in fourth quarter vs. Springfield, 107-101
The December struggles continued Friday for the Mad Ants.Ron Howard scored 30 points for Fort Wayne in a 109-99 loss to Maine at the Portland Expo Building in Portland, Maine.
The Mad Ants nearly erased a 17-point deficit, getting it down to 5 with 7:38 still left in the game, but wound up losing to Canton 97-81 Tuesday at Memorial Coliseum.
The Mad Ants ended their five-game losing streak Saturday with a 95-85 victory over Springfield at Memorial Coliseum.
Despite the acquisition of three players from their NBA affiliates, the Mad Ants suffered a 107-104 loss to Maine on Friday at Memorial Coliseum.
Detroit Pistons rookies Khris Middleton and Kim English have been assigned to the Mad Ants and, the team acquired former Auburn forward Chris Porter. To make room for Porter, the Ants waived veteran center Sean Sonderleiter.
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The Maine Red Claws used their free-throw shooting down the stretch – they made eight of their last 10 – to defeat the Mad Ants 116-113 at thePortlandExpoBuildingin front of 2,275 fans Saturday night.
Ron Howard had 22 points and seven rebounds for the Mad Ants in a 108-100 loss at Springfield Friday.