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Lightning Defeated by Hurricanes in Championship Game

June 13, 2016 - (HALIFAX, Nova Scotia) - Monday evening, at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, the London Lightning were defeated 125-117 by the Halifax Hurricanes in Game 7 of the National Basketball League of Canada finals. Garrett Williamson and Stephen Maxwell both scored 25 points, with Williamson adding seven assists. Ryan Anderson recorded the teams only double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds and Akeem Scott contributed 13 points and 7 assists. The London Lightning would like to thank their sp... Full Story

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Lightning Force Game 7 After Buzzer Beater Win in Halifax

June 12, 2016 - (HALIFAX, Nova Scotia) - Sunday afternoon at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, the London Lightning beat the Halifax Hurricanes 93-91 to force a Game 7 in the NBLC Finals. Akeem Scott finished with a team high 24 points and nine assists. Stephen Maxwell added 21 points and nine rebounds while Ryan Anderson contributed 14 points of his own. The game came down to the wire as London had the final possession, and converted on a buzzer beating tip-in by Stephen Maxwell. "That was one of t... Full Story

Lightning Strike Hurricanes

June 10, 2016 - (LONDON, Ontario) - Friday night, for the last time this season in front of 7,583 fans at Budweiser Gardens, the London Lightning beat the Halifax Hurricanes 92-81 in Game 5 of the NBLC Finals. London still trails in the best-of-seven series 3-2. Akeem Scott gave the Lightning a charge with 19 points and nine assists in the game. Garrett Williamson added 17 and Warren Ward contributed 16 for the win. The Lightning pulled away in the second quarter and lead 48-34 at halftime. Refusing to... Full Story

Lightning Lose Game 4, Force Win Or Go Home Situation in Finals

June 8, 2016 - (LONDON, Ontario) - Wednesday night at Budweiser Gardens, in front of a crowd of 3,790, the London Lightning fell 99-98 to the Halifax Hurricanes in Game 4 in the NBLC Finals. The Lightning now trail the best-of-seven series 3-1. Akeem Scott once again led the way for London with 26 points while Stephen Maxwell contributed 20. The final minute was a back and forth affair as each team took their turn at free throws, gaining a one point lead. "It's not one play, it's never one play. ... Full Story

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June 13 NBL Canada London 117 at Halifax 125 (Champ. Gm. 7) Final
June 12 NBL Canada London 93 at Halifax 91 (Champ. Gm. 6) Final
June 10 NBL Canada Halifax 81 at London 92 (Champ. Gm. 5) Final
June 8 NBL Canada Halifax 99 at London 98 (Champ. Gm. 4) Final
June 6 NBL Canada Halifax 101 at London 96 (Champ. Gm. 3) Final
June 3 NBL Canada London 119 at Halifax 133 (Champ. Gm. 2) Final
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