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Tony Mitchell scored 26 points in his return to lead the Mad Ants past the Delaware 87ers 128-111 at Memorial Coliseum on Sunday.
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The last play summed up this game so far. The Mad Ants' Ron Howard stole the ball at mid-court, drove for a successful lay-up and got the foul for a 63-33 lead over the Delaware 87ers at Memorial Coliseum.
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Jamaal Franklin, the Memphis Grizzlies prospect with the Mad Ants, has been on a tear lately. Check out these highlights from Friday's 122-111 victory at Delaware. He had 23 points and a game-best 15 rebounds.
After defeating Delware on Friday, they should have even more help, as Tony Mitchell was released by the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks and is returning to Fort Wayne. The D-League's reigning Rookie of the Year, Mitchell made 3 of 5 shots for six points in his first three NBA games.
Led by Ron Howard's 22 points and Tim Ohlbrecht's 21, the Mad Ants defeated the Erie BayHawks 104-92 on Thursday night, in front of 2,094 fans at Erie Insurance Arena in Erie, Penn.
Tony Mitchell, the D-League's Rookie of the Year last season, was called up to the Milwaukee Bucks last week and has gotten into his first three NBA games, making 3 of 5 shots for six points.
There's no question that Jamaal Franklin, who was assigned to the Mad Ants by the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies, has some skills. Check out this awesome play he made in the 131-106 loss Sunday at Maine. It's greasy.
The D-League formally announced it will expand to 18 teams next season with the Madison Square Garden company acquiring the rights to own and operate a team in White Plains, N.Y., which will serve as the affiliate of the New York Knicks.
Ron Howard and Will Frisby combined for 49 points and 13 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Mad Ants lost 131-106 at Maine on Sunday afternoon. It snapped a three-game winning streak for the Mad Ants (24-15).
March 9, 2014 2 comments
The Mad Ants beat the Maine Red Claws 113-104 Thursday in Portland, Maine.
March 6, 2014 2 comments
When Matt Bouldin was traded by the Delaware 87ers to the Mad Ants on Feb. 14 for a second-round draft pick, he was excited and that, as much as anything, signifies this new age of Mad Ants winning basketball.
March 6, 2014
The D-League made a big rule change today. To be frank, the press release, which I'll include at the end, is extremely difficult to understand.
March 4, 2014
The Milwaukee Bucks signing of Tony Mitchell from the Mad Ants just became official.
March 4, 2014
According to Fox Sports, the Mad Ants' Tony Mitchell will sign with the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday. Mitchell, the D-League's Reigning Rookie of the Year, is averaging 19.4 points and 5.4 rebounds in 21 games this season.
March 3, 2014
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The Mad Ants had so many problems putting away Iowa , they couldn't have been blamed had they called upon Yoda and Obi-Wan for help. Ultimately, they didn't need to turn to the dark side; they just needed balanced scoring.
March 1, 2014