Men's Minor League Basketball News

Lightning Defeat Windsor, Head to NBLC Finals

May 27, 2016 - (WINDSOR, Ontario) - Friday night at the WFCU Centre, the London Lightning beat the Windsor Express 107-88 in Game 6 of their best-of-seven playoff series. London wins the series 4-2 and will move on to the NBLC Finals. Akeem Scott led Lightning scorers with 25 points while Akeem Wright had 21 points to go along with seven assists and eight rebounds. Ed Horton also contributed 20 points in the win. London led the majority of the game, taking a comfortable 15-point lead into the fourth quarter that was never in da... Full Story

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Ian McCarthy Steps Down as Mill Rats President

May 24, 2016 - Thank You Saint John Fans, Associates, Sponsors, & Supporters I have decided to return to the United States and rejoin my family there, and as such, I have stepped down as President and will no longer act as General Manager of the Saint John Mill Rats. I had an exciting and thrilling 6 years in the Port City, in helping to create the National Basketball League of Canada, and making so many friends. Some of my best memories in life were the energy felt at our home games, taking players to a school visit and seeing the k... Full Story

Lightning Defeat Express, Lead Series 3-2

May 21, 2016 - (LONDON, Ontario) - Saturday night, in front of 6,626 fans at Budweiser Gardens, the London Lightning defeated the Windsor Express 108-98. The Lightning now lead the Express 3-2 in the best of seven playoff series. Akeem Scott scored 22 points, seven assists and three steals. Warren Ward also scored 22 points. Stephen Maxwell recorded another double-double with 21 points and 18 rebounds. Akeem Wright and Ed Horton both had 12 points. The Lightning will now travel to Windsor on Friday, May 27 to play game six against... Full Story

Hurricanes Defeat Mill Rats and Advance to Finals

May 21, 2016 - Halifax, (NS) - Halifax Hurricanes Basketball Club defeated the Saint John Mill Rats 109-80 in game four of the Atlantic Conference Championships, at the Harbour Station. Hurricanes sweep the Mill Rats in the 7 game series 4-0, and advance to the Finals. Hurricanes led the Mill Rats 26-19 at the end of the first quarter. In the second quarter the Hurricanes outscored the Mill Rats 25-21, and the Hurricanes lead 51-40 at halftime. In the third quarter the Hurricanes outscored the Mill Rats 29-20. The Hurricanes outscored t... Full Story

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