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Mad Antics

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Howard No. 29 prospect

The D-League does this pretty cool thing called Prospect Watch, on which is tracks the players who are probably most on the NBA radar. Ron Howard of Fort Wayne is No. 29.

Not particularly good, but the Mad Ants are off to an 0-2 start.

Interestingly, Romero Osby, who the Ants traded before the season is No. 16.

Atop the list: Malcolm Thomas of the Los Angeles D-Fenders.

What did they write about Howard? Click here.