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The Niagara River Lions are a men's basketball team. Based in St. Catharines, Ontario, they are a member of the Canadian Elite Basketball League.




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River Lions Sign Canadian Power Forward Elijah Lufile

CEBL Niagara River Lions March 28, 2024 - St. Catharines, ON - The Niagara River Lions announced today the signing of 6'7 Canadian, Elijah Lufile. The 26-year old power forward from Milton, Ontario is currently playing for Joensuun Kataja of the Korisliiga, Finland's first division league, where he is averaging 12.9 points and 1.4 assists, while leading the team with 10.2 rebounds. "Elijah is a phenomenal young man and basketball player, and we are lucky to have him on our side this summer," said Head Coach and General Manager, Victor Raso. "One of the areas that... Full Story

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River Lions Announce Signing of Montreal Native, Nathan Cayo

CEBL Niagara River Lions March 21, 2024 - St. Catharines, ON - The Niagara River Lions today announced the signing of 6'7 Canadian forward, Nathan Cayo. Cayo, a 26 year-old from Montreal, Quebec averaged 14.9 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.6 assists during the 2023 Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) season playing for the Montreal Alliance. "We are very excited to welcome Nathan to our organization," said Head Coach and General Manager, Victor Raso. "Nathan has been an excellent player for Montreal the past two seasons and will be a great addition to our team th... Full Story

River Lions Announce Returns of TJ Lall and Kimbal Mackenzie

CEBL Niagara River Lions March 13, 2024 - St Catharines, ON - The Niagara River Lions today announced the return of 6'6 forward, TJ Lall and 6'1 guard, Kimbal Makenzie, both returning to the team for a second consecutive year. Lall, a 27 year-old from Cambridge, Ontario averaged 8.0 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 23 minutes per game during the 2023 Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) season. Mackenzie, a 27 year-old from Oakville, Ontario averaged 8.3 points, 1.7 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 9 games with the River Lions. "It was a priority this off-se... Full Story

River Lions Welcome Back Top Four Leading Scorers from 2023

CEBL Niagara River Lions February 29, 2024 - St. Catharines, ON - The Niagara River Lions announced today the re-signing of Khalil Ahmad, Jahvon Blair, Eddie Ekiyor and Antonio 'AJ' Davis for the 2024 Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) Season. These four returning players led the 2023 River Lions in points per game with 18.9, 15.3, 12.0, and 10.6, respectively. "Our goal going into this offseason was to retain as many pieces as possible from last year's team, and this announcement gets us off to a great start towards that goal," said Head Coach and General Mana... Full Story


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Niagara River Lions guard Khalil Ahmad
Niagara River Lions guard Khalil Ahmad

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Niagara River Lions Minor League Basketball

Niagara River Lions (CEBL) League: Canadian Elite Basketball League
Home: St. Catharines, Ontario
Class: Men's
Website: Niagara River Lions site
Schedule: Full Niagara River Lions Schedule


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Fri., May 24 Niagara at Brampton 7:30 p.m.
Fri., Aug 11
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Scarborough 74 at Niagara 71 (Playoff; Vancouver) Final
Sat., Jul 29
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Niagara 82 at Brampton 72 Final
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