Magic split their 2 road games with the Edge

Final Feb 3

(St. Johns, NL: February 3, 2018)

The Moncton Magic played the St John's Edge in Newfoundland on Saturday for the second of two back-to-back games; the first on Friday night went in Moncton's favor 116-98.

The Edge came out strong hoping to turn the tide on Friday's loss and created at largest a 17-point lead. Despite a strong Magic comeback in the 3rd, and Anthony Anderson evening the score in the 4th, St John's took the match 104-100.

Anderson had Moncton's best offensive performance Saturday and was awarded Player of the Game for his 26 points; Brent Jennings put up a much-needed 19 points, Tirrell Baines finished with 15.

Carl English and Charles Hinkle led for the Edge with 25 and 22 points respectively; Hinkle also had 11 rebounds giving him a double-double.

The Magic will return home to the Coliseum where they will host the Cape Breton Highlanders, Saturday the 10th, the Charlottetown Island Storm on Sunday.

 

Tickets available online at: www.tickets.moncton.ca
Coliseum Box office: 1-888-720-5600


About MONCTON MAGIC Headquartered in Moncton, NB, the MONCTON MAGIC is a professional basketball organization that operates under a licensing agreement with the National Basketball League of Canada (NBLC). The team will play its games in a two-conference league with clubs located in the Provinces of Ontario and Atlantic Canada.
 
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Photo: Jeff Parsons