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Mad Ants can't get down

We've learned lately that the Mad Ants do a good job of getting up for the big games, but not so much for the seemingly less important ones. They have a chance to break from that t ...

March 21, 2017 3:31 pm


Hansbrough continues to impress for Mad Ants

I must admit, I was a little skeptical about what we would see from Tyler Hansbrough after he joined the Mad Ants. No one had seen him play this season, except for the North Caroli ...

March 21, 2017 10:12 pm


Balanced scoring for Mad Ants in win

The Mad Ants played tonight like they want the third seed – badly. Led by 18 points apiece from Tyler Hansbrough and Stephan Hicks, they beat the Greensboro Swarm 101-95 at ...

March 21, 2017 6:22 pm


Readying for Ants vs. Spurs

The Mad Ants are readying for their game against the Austin Spurs at Memorial Coliseum. Orlando Johnson, former Fort Wayne player, is with the Spurs. As it was Saturday when the M ...

March 19, 2017 2:16 pm


Shooting goes cold for Mad Ants in loss

The Mad Ants’ shooting touch wasn’t there today. So, neither was a victory. On the heels of winning three of four games, to take a stranglehold of at least the fourth ...

March 19, 2017 10:30 pm


Bentil indeed back for Ants

If what we saw in warm-ups is any indication, Ben Bentil will be back in the lineup for the Mad Ants today against the Delaware 87ers. He has missed nine straight games, first beca ...

March 18, 2017 3:42 pm


Hansbrough has been terrific for Ants

I would not be at all surprised if Tyler Hansbrough gets called up to an NBA team soon. In fact, I’d be surprised if he isn’t. Yes, he's been that good. Tonight, he h ...

March 18, 2017 7:39 pm


Hansbrough big, Mad Ants help playoff position

Not only did the Mad Ants get some needed breathing room on the Delaware 87ers – they beat Delaware 116-109 today at Memorial Coliseum – but it kept Fort Wayne well wit ...

March 18, 2017 6:34 pm


Hansbrough, Teague shine in Mad Ants' victory

The tenures of Tyler Hansbrough and Marquis Teague have been relatively short at seven and five games, respectively, but both produced their best games so far with the Mad Ants in ...

March 15, 2017 9:04 pm


Mad Ants lose at Reno

Alex Poythress had 23 points and eight rebounds to lead the Mad Ants, but they lost 116-102 to the Reno Bighorns in Reno, Nevada, on Monday night. Marquis Teague had 21 points for ...

March 13, 2017 9:47 pm


Offense clicks in Ants' road win

One night after their worst defensive outing of the season, the Mad Ants had one of their best offensive games. Rookie Jordan Loyd had the best game of his young career – ...

March 11, 2017 9:01 pm


Mad Ants defense shredded by Warriors

The worst defensive game of the season for the Mad Ants resulted in a 144-123 loss to the Santa Cruz Warriors on Friday night in California. The Mad Ants (23-17) had won four of t ...

March 10, 2017 9:27 pm


Mad Ants win, could get Bentil back

Despite losing Jarrod Uthoff, who may have been the most dominating player in the D-League over the past couple of weeks, the Mad Ants won for the fourth time in the last five game ...

March 9, 2017 7:47 pm


Uthoff could head to Mavs

I have not yet seen anything official, but I've heard that the Dallas Mavericks are signing Jarrod Uthoff to a 10-day contract.

March 8, 2017 9:32 am


Mad Ants win, could get Bentil back

Despite losing Jarrod Uthoff, who may have been the most dominating player in the D-League over the past couple of weeks, the Mad Ants won for the fourth time in the last five game ...

March 8, 2017 8:25 pm