News release from the Mad Ants:
Shayne Whittington Recalled to Pacers
(January 30, 2015) – The Indiana Pacers have announced today that Shayne Whittington has been recalled from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Whittington played in just one game for the Mad Ants this season where he averaged 5.0 points and 4.0 rebounds. Whittington made his Mad Ant’s debut last night, January 29th, in their home match-up with Iowa.
The Mad Ants travel to Maine for a weekend match-up against the Red Claws Saturday, January 31st at 7:00 p.m. Fans can purchase Mad Ants tickets, which start at just $6, at the Memorial Coliseum Box Office, by visiting www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
About the NBA Development League
The NBA Development League is the NBA’s official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 18 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchise for the 2014-15 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. One-third of all NBA players at the end of the 2013-14 season boasted NBA D-League experience. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs.