Express Survive the Island
(CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI) Stefan Bonneau's 39 points carried the Windsor Express to a 113-111 win over the Island Storm on Saturday night.
The win extends the NBL Finals to a Game 6 on Tuesday, April 15th in Windsor at the WFCU Centre and tightens the Storm's lead in the series to 3-2.
Quinnel Brown's double-double of 16 points and 12 rebounds assisted Bonneau's dominant performance.
Windsor jumped out to a 24-20 lead after the first quarter and expanded it 57-45 at halftime.
Another strong third quarter had the Express in the driver's seat, up 85-66 heading into the final frame.
The Storm nearly came back for a second straight night, scoring 45 points, but could not stop Windsor at the end.
Tickets for Game 6 are available at the TekSavvy Box Office in the WFCU Centre or by phone at 1-866-969-WFCU, starting tomorrow at 12:00pm.
The box office is also open Monday, from 10:00am-6:00pm.
They can also be found online tonight at www.wfcu-centre.com.
The Express flight returns to Windsor at 10:25pm tomorrow night, Sunday, April 13th.
Fans are encouraged to welcome their team home at Windsor Airport upon their arrival.
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