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Pacers Assign Alex Poythress to Mad Ants

The Indiana Pacers announced Saturday they have assigned forward Alex Poythress to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, their affiliate in the NBA G League

Poythress, a 6-9 forward out of Kentucky, has appeared in 23 games this season for the Pacers. He is averaging 1.1 points per game while shooting 45.8 percent from the field and 40 percent from 3-point range.