Indiana Pacers assign Alize Johnson to Fort Wayne

By dvance | March 6, 2020
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. – March 6, 2020 – The Indiana Pacers have assigned Alize Johnson to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA G League.

This is the 12th assignment this season for Johnson, who played with the Mad Ants against Canton last Sunday. In that March 1 game, Johnson tallied 22 points and 13 rebounds in 30 minutes. In 16 games with Fort Wayne this season, Johnson is averaging 21.7 points, 13.1 rebounds and 4.4 assists per contest.

Johnson will be with the team for their March 6 game against College Park. That game is scheduled for a 7 p.m. tip at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

About the Fort Wayne Mad Ants
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the NBA G League affiliate of the Indiana Pacers, are owned and operated by Pacers Sports & Entertainment. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit ftwaynemadants.com or call 260-469-HOOP. Follow the Mad Ants on Twitter (@TheMadAnts), Facebook (/themadants) or Instagram (@fortwaynemadants).

About the NBA G League
The NBA’s official minor league, the NBA G League prepares players, coaches, officials, trainers and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 28 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2019-20 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. Fifty-two percent of all NBA players at the end of the 2018-19 season boasted NBA G League experience. 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 Cares programs.