Thursday, December 11, 2014

Gameday -- December 11th, 2014

Saint John vs. Halifax

The Halifax Rainmen head back to Harbour Station for a rematch against the Saint John Mill Rats. The Mill Rats are 1-1 against Halifax and are 2-2 at home, losing their last home game to the Rainmen, 102-124.

The Halifax Rainmen find themselves in the top spot of the Atlantic Division with a 4-3 record, after the Island Storm slipped from the top spot, after their loss with against the Brampton A's, December 5th. The Rainmen are 2-1 on the road and look tonight to remain in the top spot and defeat the Mill Rats again.

Thursday's matchup will include two of the league's best playmakers, as Halfiax's Clifford Clinkscales (7.5apg) and Saint John's Anthony Anderson (5apg) sit first and second in assists-per-game respectively.

To watch Thursday's game, check-out the player below.


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London vs. Mississauga

The London Lightning (6-5) will host the Mississauga Power (5-3) on Thursday for the first time this season.

Kyle Julius' men slipped past the Windsor Express on Sunday, 100-99, to give the league-leaders their second loss of the season.

Omar Strong has emerged as the team's go-to threat, leading the team in scoring the past four games. The 24 year-old is averaging 23ppg for far this year.

London, the only other team to beat Windsor this year, are on a two-game losing streak after dropping games to Brampton and Windsor on the road last week.

Carlos Knox will be glad to finally return to Budweiser Gardens after two weeks without a home game. The London Lightning are 4-1 at home this season, with their only loss coming against Windsor.

The clubs split their first two match-ups this season, both at the Hersey Centre.

To watch the game, click here.