Kris Joseph had another strong game as the Red Claws start the season 2-0, beating the Fort Wayne Mad Ants 117-112. Joseph finished with 23 points (6-22) to go with 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals.
Fab Melo had a much better second outing than his first. He finished with 14 points on 7-10 shooting to go with 4 rebounds and 1 block in 17 minutes. The star of the game was Micah Downs, who was one of the final cuts from the Celtics training camp squad. Downs finished with 28 points, 15 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals.
The Red Claws next game will be Friday, November 30 when they host the Los Angeles D-Fenders at 7:00 PM ET. You can watch the game live on YouTube at this link.