Bolts Keep Rolling, Win 8th Straight

Bolts Keep Rolling, Win 8th Straight
(WINDSOR, ON) The London Lightning win their 8th straight game on Wednesday night in Windsor against the Express. It was a tight game throughout with both teams making big shots but it was the effort plays that gave the Lightning the edge out rebounding the Express 59 to 43. 115-106 was the final.
 
The Lightning were led offensively by AJ Gaines who in only 28 minutes managed to lead the team in both points (22) and rebounds (16). Other key contributors were Mo Bolden who had 19 points, Kirk Williams Jr. who finished with 16 points off the bench, Marcus capers who finished with a double double with 16 points and 10 rebounds, Garrett Williamson Finished with 11 and Eclipsed the 2,500-point scoring plateau, and Kevin Ware had 10.
 
The Lightning will head out on the road for their upcoming games, first coming against KW Titans on March 16th, a Saturday night. The next home game for London will be their last coming on Sunday March 31st against the Express. For tickets to their final game, visit the Budweiser Gardens Box Office or go to www.lightningbasketball.ca
 
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For more information, contact:
 
Mark Frijia
Assistant General Manager
Phone: (519) 433-0634 | Email: mark@lightningbasketball.ca
 
The London Lightning is part of the National Basketball League of Canada. The Lightning won the league championship consecutively in 2011 and 2012 and again in 2017and 2018 to be a 4 time NBL Canada Champion.
 
Founded in 2011, the National Basketball League of Canada is the country's only professional basketball league. NBL Canada is committed to developing the next generation of Canadian athletes and raising the excitement and awareness for basketball throughout the country. Ten teams will play in the 8th season and the league is poised for continued expansion across Canada. NBL Canada is headquartered in Halifax Nova Scotia.
 
For more information on the team, please visit www.lightningbasketball.ca
For more information on the league, please visit http://www.nblcanada.ca or www.lnbcanada.ca