Hurricanes Overpower Storm in Home Win

Halifax Hurricanes

December 18, 2017 - National Basketball League of Canada (NBL Canada) - Halifax Hurricanes

News Release

Christmas came a week early for the Hurricanes as they sent the Island Storm back to Prince Edward Island with a 106-96 win.

The Hurricanes exploded in the second quarter, scoring 35 points and limiting the Storm to just nine points in the frame. The Storm only scored four points up until the final two minutes of the quarter.

The Hurricanes were again led by their power-forward CJ Washington who picked up another double-double with 30 points, 11 rebounds. He added a block and a steal to the impressive stat line as well.

Antoine Mason, who sparked the Hurricanes early in the game finished with 21 points, three rebounds and five assists.

Ta'Quan Zimmerman went three from seven from beyond the arc. He came close to a triple double with 15 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists.

The Hurricanes will host the Cape Breton Highlanders at the Scotiabank Centre on Friday, Dec. 22 at 7 p.m.

Tickets are available at the Ticket Atlantic Box Office or online.

Halifax Hurricanes Basketball Club

2016-17 NBL Canada Atlantic Division Champions

902.377.3052 | halifaxhurricanes.ca

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