Category: Joshua Hamer

Fort Wayne Mad Ants’ Poor Shooting Contributes to Loss

In the rematch between the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and Iowa Energy on March 20, the Energy decisively defeated the visiting Mad Ants on their home-court. The final score was 101-77. Willie Reed and Jarnell Stokes shined once again, but this time in a win, putting in 24 points and 20 points respectively. The two also…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Dominate in Win Over Iowa Energy

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Iowa Energy Tuesday night by a final score of 101-88, putting them one game closer to the division-leading Sioux Falls Skyforce. This game and the rematch on Friday are pivotal for both teams, as they could ultimately determine who goes to the playoffs. The first half went mostly at…

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Westchester Knicks Top Prospect

Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the 6’7″ forward for the Westchester Knicks who was the 51st overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft by the New York Knicks, is ranked 11th on the NBA D-League Prospect Watch list. He is currently averaging 13 points, 5 rebounds, and 1 block per game in the 34 games he has played this…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Andre Emmett No. 20 on Prospect List

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants star guard/small forward Andre Emmett has recently been ranked at number 19 on the NBA D-League’s Prospect Watch Top 30 Rankings. It is a well deserved accomplishment, as he is one of the most versatile scorers in the league. Emmett is capable of leading an offense as well as being…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Lose At Home in Overtime Thriller

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants lost at home to their division rival Sioux Falls Skyforce Sunday night by a score of 122-118. Both teams played well overall, with at least four players from each team scoring in the double digits. However, the Skyforce shot 60 percent from the field as a team, opposed to the Mad…

Westchester Knicks Lose Close Game Against Los Angeles D-Fenders

The Westchester Knicks fell to the Los Angeles D-Fenders on February 25 by a final score of 121-118. The game was decided in the final three seconds of the fourth quarter by the two free-throws made by the D-Fender’s Jamaal Franklin. Despite the loss, all five Westchester Knicks starters scored in the double digits. The…

Trey McKinney-Jones Returns to Fort Wayne Mad Ants

Trey McKinney-Jones, the second year player out of University of Miami, has been reacquired by the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. He was apart of the Mad Ants squad last season that went undefeated in the postseason and won the D-League championship. In the 2014 season, he averaged 15 points and 4 rebounds as a rookie.…

Constant Roster Changes Hurting Fort Wayne Mad Ants Chemistry

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are 22-14. Right now, if the playoffs started today, they are the fifth seed. Considering that they won the championship last season it is a somewhat disappointing position for the team to be in. The struggles the team is undergoing begs the question of why and how did they drop…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Go Flat Against Grand Rapids Drive

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants lost against the Grand Rapids Drive tonight, by a final score of 94-80. The game was very close in the first three quarters, but the Drive turned up the intensity in the fourth quarter. The Mad Ants struggled to keep pace with them and eventually the Drive ran up the score.…

Bruno Caboclo Returns to Mad Ants

Toronto Raptors rookie Bruno Caboclo has been re-assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Caboclo will suit up tonight with the Mad Ants against the Grand Rapids Drive. He spent the 2013-2014 season playing for the Brazilian club Pinheiros, where he averaged 5 points and 3 rebounds in 17 games with the club. Despite the numbers,…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Dominate Erie Bayhawks

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants and Erie Bayhawks game on Friday was advertised as one of the best backcourt match-ups of the season, with Gary Talton and Andre Emmett going up against Seth Curry and Peyton Siva. However, the Mad Ants showed that they were ready for the challenge, winning by a final score of 103-91. January’s…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Win in Maine

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Maine Red Claws on their home court Saturday, by the final score of 109-104. The score was not very close in the first three quarters, as the Mad Ants led the game convincingly from the opening possession. Andre Emmett led the team in scoring, putting up 32 points, while Gary Talton was…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Take Loss at Home Against Iowa Energy

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants struggled against the Iowa Energy last night at home, falling by a final score of 103-94. Andre Emmett led all scorers for both teams with 25 points, with help from the Mad Ants second leading scorer CJ Fair, who had 16 points. Gary Talton and Ramon Simmons had less stellar games,…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Get Revenge Against Vipers

After the Fort Wayne Mad Ants lost to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers the night before, the Mad Ants claimed victory by the final score of 128-123. Andre Emmett led all scorers with 35 points and was unstoppable throughout the game. Erick Green also stepped up and performed well for the second game in a row,…