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Harris, Kelly put up big numbers in D-Fenders' opening-night loss
Harris, Kelly put up big numbers in D-Fenders' opening-night loss

Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris, on assignment in the D-League, put up big numbers  Saturday in the D-Fenders' season-opening 124-114 loss to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. Kelly scored 24 points on 8-of-16 shooting with nine rebounds in almost 37 minutes.  Harris contributed 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting in 28 1/2 minutes. The D-Fenders' leading scorer was Malcolm Thomas, who impressed with 36 points, 18 rebounds and four steals. The Vipers had four scorers with at least 22 points: Chris Johnson (28), Robert Covington (24), James Johnson (24) and Troy Daniels (22). The D-Fenders will visit the Santa Cruz Warriors on Nov. 30. Kelly and Harris are likely to rejoin the...

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