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Mad Antics

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    The Mad Ants, reigning champions in the D-League, will hold open tryouts in Fort Wayne on Oct. 18 and 19 at the McMillen Community Center.
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  • Explaining how Mad Ants have 13 NBA affiliations
    If you're wondering why the Mad Ants aren't a full-fledged affiliate of an NBA team, it's because they don't want to be. They don't want to sell their operations, opting to remain the lone independent in the D-League. “Our ownership doesn't

Ho, ho

In case you didn't notice it, there isn't a third "ho" in the headline.

It's because the crowd here doesn't warrant three of them.

Everybody likes a big crowd at a sporting event, but tonight's game at Memorial Coliseum could be the exception.

It's a little less than 8 minutes to go until the game starts, and the crowd isn't even a crowd. I've seen more people at family gatherings.

So let's hope the D-League gets some sense and bags the concept of playing another game on Christmas. This isn't the NBA. This isn't Miami and Los Angeles. There are no TV ratings. This thing isn't even on radio, remember.

C'mon out. Lots of seats available.

See you at the half - perhaps literally.