Archive for the ‘Sports/Basketball/CEBL’ Category

River Lions roll past winless Rattlers to remain perfect at home

Tuesday, July 20th, 2021
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The Niagara River Lions led wire-to-wire against the Saskatchewan Rattlers on Tuesday night to claim a 86-74 victory and remain undefeated at home, improving to 3-0 at the Meridian Centre this season.

Watch the Canadian Elite Basketball League: Saskatchewan vs. Niagara

Tuesday, July 20th, 2021
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Watch live action from the CEBL matchup between the Saskatchewan Rattlers and the Niagara River Lions.

BlackJacks take sting out of Edmonton to foil perfect run

Saturday, July 17th, 2021
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The Ottawa BlackJacks downed the undefeated Stingers 79-74 in a thrilling home victory to ruin Edmonton's perfect run in CEBL action on Saturday.

Fraser Valley blows out lowly Guelph to bounce back from 2-game skid

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
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The Fraser Valley Bandits made quick work of the Guelph Nighthawks with a 92-71 win to maintain their perfect record at home on Wednesday night. 

Edmonton-born Jordan Baker, CEBL’s Stingers a match made in basketball heaven

Saturday, July 10th, 2021
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Jordan Baker began his pro basketball career abroad, but the founding of the Canadian Elite Basketball League in 2019 represented the chance for him to come home.

Honey Badgers complete late comeback to beat Nighthawks, secure 5th straight win

Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Lindell Wigginton scored 23 points and added 8 assists to lead the Hamilton Honey Badgers (5-1) to their third straight win against the Guelph Nighthawks (0-4) 85-76 in CEBL action on Friday.

Xavier Moon sets record for most points in CEBL game with 38 in Edmonton’s win over Niagara

Friday, July 2nd, 2021
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Xavier Moon set the record for most points in a CEBL game with 38 while leading the undefeated reigning champion Edmonton Stingers past the Niagara River Lions for a 82-75 win on Friday night.

Defending champion Edmonton Stingers narrowly edge Hamilton Honey Badgers

Saturday, June 26th, 2021
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Marlon Johnson scored the game-sealing shot, capping off a team-leading 27-point performance, as the defending CEBL champion Edmonton Stingers defeated the Hamilton Honey Badgers 91-87 on Saturday.

Road less travelled led Rattlers’ Negus Webster-Chan to Saskatchewan

Friday, June 25th, 2021
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In his third season with the Saskatchewan Rattlers, guard Negus Webster-Chan has never been one to shy away from challenges, or to take the unconventional route to where he wants to be.

Niagara River Lions handily defeat Ottawa BlackJacks in CEBL season opener

Thursday, June 24th, 2021
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Jaylen Babb-Harrison and Kassius Robertson combined for 51 points to carry the Niagara River Lions to a 103-78 victory over the Ottawa BlackJacks in the CEBL's season opener Thursday.