NFL, MLB, CFL stats

Squadron Win Last Regular Season Home Game over Stockton

April 1, 2022 - NBA G League (G League) - Birmingham Squadron News Release

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Birmingham Squadron (17-14), NBA G League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans, secured a 116-106 win over the Stockton Kings (15-17) in their final regular season home game. The Squadron have one final regular season game Saturday at Memphis to secure a home game in round 1 of the NBA G league playoffs.

The game began close, with seven lead changes in the first half before a 40-point quarter by the Squadron gave the team an insurmountable lead that stretched to as many as 19.

Squadron guard Jared Harper finished with a game-high 28 points on 9-for-15 shooting, including 4-for-9 from deep. Tonight marks his 16th game of 20+ points. Harper also added eight assists and five rebounds.

Both center Zach Hankins (18 points, 10 rebounds) and power forward Zylan Cheatham (13 points, 12 rebounds) both posted double-doubles on the night.

For Stockton, guard Quinn Cook led the way with 27 points on 11-for-18 shooting, while adding nine points, a team-high nine assists and two steals. Kings forward Emanuel Terry led the team with 16 rebounds and finished with 12 points, notching a double-double.

The Squadron will hit the road to Memphis for their last game of the regular season on Saturday, April 2, in the Lander's Center at 7 p.m. CT.

• Discuss this story on the NBA G League message board...

NBA G League Stories from April 1, 2022

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.

OurSports Central