Indiana Pacers assign Alize Johnson to Fort Wayne

By dvance | February 25, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – February 24, 2020 – The Indiana Pacers have assigned forward Alize Johnson to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA G League. The is Johnson’s tenth G League assignment of the season.

Johnson has appeared in 14 games for Fort Wayne this season, averaging 21.8 points over 36.7 minutes per game. Johnson is also averaging 13.7 rebounds and 4.8 assists as a Mad Ants. He has registered 11 double doubles and a triple double in those appearances.

Johnson will be available for the Mad Ants on Tuesday, February 25, as they visit Raptors 905. That game is set for a 7 p.m. tip at the Paramount Fine Foods Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

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.