Indiana Pacers Re-Assign Miles Plumlee to NBA D-League Affiliate Fort Wayne Mad Ants

Plumlee re-joins the Mad Ants following six previous assignments when he played in 11 games and averaged a double-double.

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2013 – The Indiana Pacers today re-assigned Miles Plumlee to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, Indiana’s NBA Development League affiliate. The assignment is the record 120th of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons, while Plumlee is one of a record 51 players who have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season.

Plumlee (6-11, 255, Duke) re-joins the Mad Ants following six previous assignments when he played in 11 games and averaged 12.8 points, 11.2 rebounds, 1.7 blocks and 31.3 minutes. He has appeared in seven games for the Pacers this season, averaging 0.9 points, 1.6 rebounds and 3.6 minutes.

Selected 26th overall by the Pacers in the first round of the 2012 NBA Draft, Plumlee was a four-year member of the Blue Devils, where he won an NCAA Championship in 2010.

Plumlee is expected to be in available tonight when the team travels to play the Canton Charge at 7 p.m. ET.

Indiana fans can follow Plumlee during his time in Fort Wayne on NBADLeague.com powered by YouTube to watch all of the team’s games live, online, for free.