January 16, 2012 - National Basketball League of Canada (NBL Canada) - Halifax Rainmen
(HALIFAX, NS) The Halifax Rainmen have released 6'9'', 210-pound forward, Eddie Robinson.
Robinson appeared in 9 of the Rainmen's 19 games this season and averaged 9.67 points per game in 20.8 minutes of play.
The Rainmen now sit at a roster of 11 players including newcomer Richard Anderson, who suited up for Canada's national basketball team from 1999-2005.
In the coming weeks, Rainmen centre Abdullahi Kuso is expected to be activated from injured reserve to complete the Rainmen's season roster at 12.
The Rainmen will play their next game on the road against the London Lightning on Thursday, January 19, and will return to the Halifax Metro Centre on Saturday where they will face the Quebec Kebs at 7 p.m., and Sunday where they will take on the Summerside Storm at 2:00 p.m.
Tickets for the weekend's games are available at Ticket Atlantic locations and at the Metro Centre Box Office. For more information about the Halifax Rainmen, please visit www.rainmenbasketball.ca.