The D-League is moving toward a system in which there’s one team for every NBA team. But not all the NBA teams are yet interested in running a D-League team or even regularly sending players down.
The TinCaps went 63-76 in 2014 but won a round in the postseason before bowing out Sunday in the Eastern Divison championship series.
The long faces said it all. The TinCaps’ chase for a second Midwest League championship came to a halt Sunday night as Lake County sent them home for the winter with a 5-4 loss in Game 2 to wrap up the Eastern Division Championship Series.

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  •  Captains command Game 1
    If there’s something that won’t scare the TinCaps, it’s the potential of being eliminated.
  • TinCaps get quick jump, win
    If anyone was hesitant to call Kyle Lloyd an ace, the big right-hander removed any doubt Friday night.
  • Whitecaps turn tables on TinCaps
    It went down to the end again – but this time the TinCaps were the ones who made the key mistake.