Meet the Mad Ants: Ron Howard

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The feel-good story of the NBA D-League Finals -- and the entire season for that matter -- Ron Howard capped off a storybook season with a stellar postseason. In addition to winning his first title after seven seasons with the Mad Ants, Howard became the league's all-time leading scorer and was even named 2014 NBA D-League Co-MVP with fellow vet Othyus Jeffers.

"Ron, like (Chris Porter), my two captains, just have great character a great belief in what they do and it's a great luxury for me to have Ron Howard night after night hitting big shots when you need him," Henry said. "You pretty much can pencil in 20 points a night."

In the NBA D-League Finals, Howard averaged 23 points, seven rebounds and seven assists.

"Like all great teams," Henry said. "There's always one guy that has that specialness about them, and we were lucky enough to have two of them in Tony and Ron."

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