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Lightning Win Game 2 over A's

May 4, 2016 - (LONDON, Ontario) - Wednesday night at Budweiser Gardens, the London Lightning beat the Orangeville A's 127-112 in Game 2 of their first round playoff series. The Lightning leads the series 2-0. Nick Okorie had 29 points while Garrett Williamson had 28 points and nine rebounds in the win. Akeem Scott (20 points, 10 assists) and Akeem Wright (16 points, 11 rebounds) both had double-doubles. Stephen Maxwell scored nine rebounds as well. Okorie scored 14 points in the fourth to lead the Lightning to victory. "W... Full Story

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Mill Rats Win Game 1 of Playoffs in Resounding Fashion

May 4, 2016 - (SAINT JOHN, NB): The Saint John Mill Rats won Game 1 of their first round playoff series in resounding fashion, 126-98, over their provincial rivals, the Moncton Miracles. Saint John hosts Game 1 and 2 and then the series shifts to Moncton for Game 3 on Saturday night. "We feel good about getting the series off to a big start, but we can't celebrate and stop working hard," said Mill Rats Head Coach Rob Spon. "Moncton is a good team and they will come with a stronger effort tomorrow night. We have to stayed focused and... Full Story

Windsor Take 1-0 Series Lead against Niagara, 95-80

May 2, 2016 - (WINDSOR, ON)- Brandon Robinson had 27 points and 10 rebounds and Kirk Williams Jr posted 15 points as the Windsor Express took Game 1 of their NBL Quarterfinal Series with Niagara 95-80 on Monday night. Sammy Zeglinski put up 25 points for Niagara, who trail Windsor in the best of five series, 1-0. The Express led during the entire first quarter, until Sammy Zeglinski hit a three with 30 seconds remaining. The River Lions finished with a 18-17 lead. Windsor and Niagara exchanged leads during the first half of the q... Full Story

Lightning Take Game 1 from A's

May 2, 2016 - (LONDON, Ontario) - Monday night at Budweiser Gardens, the London Lightning beat the Orangeville A's 118-110 in Game 1 of their first round playoff series. Akeem Scott had 30 points to go along with four assists in the win. Seven Lightning players ended with double digits in points. Stephen Maxwell finished with his first playoff double-double (15 points and 11 rebounds). London's biggest lead came in the fourth quarter when they opened up a 22 point advantage. "That was a tough win and now we're battle teste... Full Story

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NBL Canada Teams

OurSports Central provides coverage of the following National Basketball League of Canada teams:

Halifax Hurricanes - Halifax, Nova Scotia
Island Storm - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
London Lightning - London, Ontario
Moncton Miracles - Moncton, New Brunswick
Niagara River Lions - St. Catharines, Ontario
Orangeville A's - Orangeville, Ontario
Saint John Mill Rats - Saint John, New Brunswick
Windsor Express - Windsor, Ontario
Cape Breton Highlanders * - Sydney, Nova Scotia
* (Expansion/Inactive)

NBL Canada Scoreboard

Thu., May 5 Island at Halifax Playoff Gm. 1 6:00 p.m.
Thu., May 5 Moncton at Saint John Playoff Gm. 2 6:00 p.m.
Wed., May 4 Moncton 98 at Saint John 126 Playoff Gm. 1 Final
Wed., May 4 Orangeville 112 at London 127 Playoff Gm. 2 Final
Wed., May 4 Niagara 97 at Windsor 100 Playoff Gm. 2 Final
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