Press release from the Mad Ants:
Mad Ants Waive Zahn, Reacquire Hunter
(December 2, 2010)- The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced today that they have waived Adam Zahn to make room for the reacquisition of Chris Hunter, who was waived back in November due to an injury.
Zahn, a 6-9 forward, averaged 5.8 points and 2.5 rebounds in the Mad Ants’ first four games.
Hunter, who averaged 4.5 ppg in 60 games for the Golden State Warriors last season and 19.3 ppg for the Ants in 2008-09, is expected to play with the team on the road as they take on the Maine Red Claws and the Springfield Armor this weekend.
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