Former I.U. standout Christian Watford tallied 18 points in his return to the Hoosier State.
Guard Xavier Thames brings an impressive resume to the Mad Ants roster, as the former Mountain West Player of the Year joined Fort Wayne’s D-League team on Wednesday.
Mad Ants leading scorer Andre Emmett poured in 28 on the way to game MVP honors leading the Future over the Prospects 129-94 in the annual NBA Development League All-Star Game.
The San Diego Padres have announced the TinCaps’ coaching staff for the 2015 season. Francisco Morales is set to become Fort Wayne’s manager, while Burt Hooton will return for his third year as the team’s pitching coach and Lance Burkhart replaces his brother Morgan as hitting coach.
By his senior year, Thames was averaging 17.6 points and 3.2 assists per game in his 36 games with San Diego State; these stats resulted in Thames being named the 2014 Mountain West Player of the Year,
The Oakland Raiders have hired Hall of Famer Rod Woodson as assistant defensive backs coach.
The San Antonio Spurs’ huge fourth-quarter rally helped Gregg Popovich reach the 1,000-win milestone Monday night.
The Atlanta Hawks have recalled forward/center Mike Muscala from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League, it was announced Sunday by Head Coach Mike Budenholzer.
More than 500 youth baseball players were at the Ash Centre Saturday as part of the 2015 Erie Wedge Baseball Camps. The day-long camp took place at the Ash Centre and the World Baseball Academy.
Norwell grad Jarrod Parker was given an $850,000 salary by Elizabeth Neumeier, Robert Herzog and Mark Irvings instead of his request of $1.7 million.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants didn’t have the lead on the Iowa Energy Saturday night until there were 45 seconds left in the game. When Gary Talton scored to give his team a 96-95 lead, the Mad Ants would hold on for the 100-95 win.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, came out victorious Friday night, 103-91 over the Erie BayHawks in front of a packed house at the Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum.