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1-on-1 at Ants game? Sure

I don't normally get caught up in seeing two players going head-to-head at a G League game, but Walt Lemon Jr. vs. former Mad Ants star Tony Mitchell should be worth the price of a ...

January 19, 2018 7:00 pm

Mad Ants win thriller against Mitchell, Skyforce

Two of the most exciting players in perhaps the history of the Mad Ants' franchise went head-to-head tonight. And they didn't disappoint. Walt Lemon Jr. took control in the fourt ...

January 19, 2018 11:05 pm

Explaining Sumner's 2nd-half absence for Ants

Edmond Sumner only played 15 minutes in his debut tonight. And he had nine points, including a drive up the middle for a nice dunk. What gives? He’s on a minutes restrictio ...

January 19, 2018 11:10 pm

Mad Ants acquire forward Wilson

The Mad Ants have acquired forward Jamil Wilson and a second-round pick in this year’s G League draft from the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario for the rights to Ben Bentil and a first-round pick.

January 18, 2018 1:20 pm

87ers' sharp shooting downs Mad Ants

Ben Moore and Stephan Hicks scored 21 points apiece, but the Mad Ants lost 127-120 to the Delaware 87ers in front of 4,013 fans today at the Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center ...

January 17, 2018 3:20 pm

Ants break through at Showcase

Facing the team with the G League’s worst record was just what the Mad Ants needed to finally get a victory at the G League Showcase, an annual event in which all the league' ...

January 13, 2018 8:30 pm

Pacers recall Anigbogu, sign Moore

The Pacers recalled Ike Anigbogu from the Mad Ants and signed 6-foot-8 forward Ben Moore to a two-way contract with the Mad Ants. Moore, who was in the Pacers’ training cam ...

January 12, 2018 3:40 pm

Last-second shot dooms Mad Ants

The Mad Ants’ troubles at the G League Showcase continue. P.J. Dozier’s steal of a Walt Lemon Jr. pass and then a layup with 0.2 on the clock gave the Oklahoma City B ...

January 11, 2018 7:00 pm

Hollins shines in Mad Ants' victory

Tra-Deon Hollins has had to be patient this season, playing behind arguably the G League’s top player, point guard Walt Lemon Jr. But Sunday he got to show what he can trul ...

January 7, 2018 7:50 pm

Time vs. momentum for Mad Ants

The Mad Ants seemed to have finally found their stride in their last game, a 118-117 victory Saturday over the Grand Rapids Drive. But that's the problem -- it was Saturday. To ...

January 5, 2018 6:50 pm

Lemon, Uthoff spur Mad Ants to victory

The Mad Ants finished 2017 the way they wanted. And they started 2018 in fine form, too. Jarrod Uthoff did the heavy lifting early and Walt Lemon Jr. did it late, as the Mad Ants ...

January 5, 2018 9:50 pm

Pace the key for Mad Ants

The key for the Mad Ants in their 114-108 victory tonight over the Windy City Bulls was the pace with which they played. They again – finally – looked like the team tha ...

January 5, 2018 10:10 pm

Anigbogu back to Mad Ants

The NBA’s Indiana Pacers have returned rookie center Ike Anigbogu to the Mad Ants. He has played seven games this season in the G League, averaging 6.6 points, 6.7 rebounds, ...

January 3, 2018 4:00 pm