The Magic are reportedly getting their own D-League affiliate next season in Erie, Pa. And they did not use the D-League at all this year (or really, ever). But, hey, we have time to kill.
Saturday, the Magicâ€™s D-League affiliate, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, won the D-League title with a 119-113 win over the Santa Cruz Warriors.
The Mad Ants broke a 113-113 tie behind Ron Howardâ...
The NBA D-League playoffs begin this week, and you can be sure big-league scouts are watching. The playoffs are a best-of-three format. Here's a quick team-by-team guide, with teams listed in order of seeding:
1. Fort Wayne Mad Ants
NBA Affiliation: Bobcats, Pistons, Pacers, Grizzlies, Bucks, Magic.
First-round opponent: Reno Bighorns.
Key prospects: G Ron Howard; G/F Tony Mitchell...
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Chris Wright to a 10-day contract, letting forward Tony Mitchell go after his deal expired.
Wright comes to the Bucks from Maine of the NBA's Developmental League, averaging 19.5 points and 8.1 rebounds in 38 games for the Red Claws. The 25-year-old was named to the D-League All-Star team in 2013 and 2014.
The 6-foot-8 forward played collegiately...
Tony Mitchell of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants put on a show in the D-League Slam Dunk Contest for the second year in a row, repeating as dunk champion. Check out one of Mitchellâ€™s highlight dunks below, as he catches the pass from teammate Ron Howard from the crowd for the slam. The post Tony Mitchell Crazy Dunk Off Pass From Stands, Wins D-League Dunk Contest appeared first on Basketball Bicker.