Former Mad Ants Head Coach Conner Henry was hired as an assistant coach for the Orlando Magic on Friday.
The Coach that led the Mad Ants to the best record in the league en route to the 2014 NBA D-League Championship Title and earned a 2014 Coach of the Year award along the way, Conner Henry, is leaving Fort Wayne. Coach Henry is returning home to California to take the Head Coaching position for the L.A. D-Fenders.
Even though the season is long gone, the Mad Ants continue to rack up awards. Thanks to the 2013-2014 Coach of the Year, Conner Henry, the Ants are being recognized as the Champions when it comes to developing NBA Talent.
The Santa Cruz Warriors fought back from a 20-point first-quarter deficit to defeat the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 119-115, in Game One of the 2015 NBA Development League Finals at Fort Wayne’s Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are heading back to the Championship for the second year in a row, aiming to win back to back titles. WFFT is touching base with the team every day this week in celebration of their achievements. Monday night featured the best member of the team.
NBA D-League Champion and 2014-2015 D-League Coach of the Year, Conner Henry visits the WFFT Studio to talk about his Championship bound team and the secret to his success.
The Mad Ants have won nine of the last 10 games heading into the second round of the playoffs, including a seven game win streak. It's no wonder the team is feeling confident. See video to hear from Coach Conner Henry and players.
After claiming game one at home on Tuesday, the Mad Ants are a confident group heading to Maine knowing they need to get one win on the road to keep the season alive. Check out the video to hear from the team!
The Pacers are sending down reinforcements during the most crucial time of the season: The playoffs.