The Ants Are Coming!
June 18, 2007 - The Fort Wayne NBA D-League team is proud to announce its highly anticipated team name. Our “Name the Team” promotion allowed fans to choose from four names – Coyotes, Fire, Lightning and Mad Ants.
The Fort Wayne community voiced their opinion and the Mad Ants was their clear favorite. A live broadcast took place tonight on Indiana’s NewsCenter 21 with Team President Jeff Potter revealing the team name and official logo.
Season tickets sales are going on now! For the next 100 season tickets buyers, each will receive a free official Mad Ants hat. For those who have already bought season tickets, don’t fret! Ants are great teammates and the hats are on the way! Get your season tickets today, they’re going MAD fast!