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Mad Ants Partake in NBA D-League Go Green Week

March 22, 2017 - NBA G League (G League) - Fort Wayne Mad Ants News Release

[Media Advisory Header] ***MEDIA ADVISORY: MAD ANTS PARTAKE IN NBA D-LEAGUE GO GREEN WEEK WITH OMNISOURCE*** WHAT: The Fort Wayne Mad Ants paired with OmniSource as the Sponsor of Go Green Week in the NBA D-League. Mad Ants players and front office staff will be visiting the OmniSource facility to raise awareness on recycling and sustainability. They will be demolishing a car and learning about other tactics that the company uses to collect, process, resell, and trade a wide variety of ferrous and nonferrous scrap. OmniSource Corporation is committed to operating its business in an environmentally responsible manner that protects human health, natural resources, and the environment

WHO: Mad Ants full roster and front office staff WHERE: OmniSource 3601 Maumee Ave. Fort Wayne, IN 46803 WHEN: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 3:30 p.m.

About the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and the NBA Development League: The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, presented by Lutheran Health Network, are the NBA Development affiliate of the NBA Indiana Pacers. Established in 2007, the Mad Ants have marked their success in back-to-back Championship appearances, coming out on top in 2014 and returning to the Championship series in 2015. The 2014-2015 season also named the Mad Ants as the NBA Development League Development Champions, which recognizes the team that best embodies the NBA D-League's goals of developing NBA-caliber basketball talent through call-ups and assignments. 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 19 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2016-17 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. 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. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on nbadleague.com.

Vinessa Needham Director of Communications and Community Relations o: 260.469.4667

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pacers | Fever | Mad Ants | Bankers Life Fieldhouse 1910 St. Joe Center Rd. Suite 61 | Fort Wayne, IN 46825

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***MEDIA ADVISORY: MAD ANTS PARTAKE IN NBA D-LEAGUE GO GREEN WEEK WITH OMNISOURCE***

WHAT: The Fort Wayne Mad Ants paired with OmniSource as the Sponsor of Go Green Week in the NBA D-League.

Mad Ants players and front office staff will be visiting the OmniSource facility to raise awareness on recycling and sustainability. They will be demolishing a car and learning about other tactics that the company uses to collect, process, resell, and trade a wide variety of ferrous and nonferrous scrap. OmniSource Corporation is committed to operating its business in an environmentally responsible manner that protects human health, natural resources, and the environment

WHO: Mad Ants full roster and front office staff

WHERE: OmniSource

3601 Maumee Ave.

Fort Wayne, IN 46803

WHEN: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 3:30 p.m.

About the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and the NBA Development League: The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, presented by Lutheran Health Network, are the NBA Development affiliate of the NBA Indiana Pacers. Established in 2007, the Mad Ants have marked their success in back-to-back Championship appearances, coming out on top in 2014 and returning to the Championship series in 2015. The 2014-2015 season also named the Mad Ants as the NBA Development League Development Champions, which recognizes the team that best embodies the NBA D-League's goals of developing NBA-caliber basketball talent through call-ups and assignments. 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 19 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2016-17 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. 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. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on nbadleague.com.

Vinessa Needham

Director of Communications and Community Relations

o: 260.469.4667

Fort Wayne Mad Ants

Pacers | Fever | Mad Ants | Bankers Life Fieldhouse

1910 St. Joe Center Rd. Suite 61 | Fort Wayne, IN 46825

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