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Lemon Jr. back with Mad Ants

March 15, 2018 GMT

The Mad Ants announced today the return of guard Walt Lemon Jr.

Lemon Jr. signed two separate 10-day contracts with the New Orleans Pelicans. He averaged 3.4 points and 1.0 assist in five games with the Pelicans.

The 6-foot-3 guard won NBA G League Player of the Month in November and started every game he played in this season with Fort Wayne. He averaged 22.7 points, 4.6 rebounds, 5.9 assists and 2.1 steals in 36 games.

The Mad Ants play the first of three consecutive home games on Friday as they play host to the Canton Charge at 7 p.m.