Miracles lose 114-99 to Windsor Express
March 28, 2017
The Windsor Express have taken their winning ways to the east coast.
The Express rallied with an overpowering fourth quarter and beat the Moncton Miracles 114-99 in a National Basketball League of Canada game Monday night at the Moncton Coliseum. The victory was Windsor's sixth in a row and the Express improved their record to 16-13, good enough for second place in the Central Division.
The Miracles, who are fourth in the Atlantic Division with an 11-19 record, have lost three in a row after winning five straight.
The teams were tied 50-50 at halftime and the Express led 82-80 after three quarters before outscoring the Miracles 34-19 in the final frame.
Guard Warren Ward led the Express with 24 points, which included a six-for-13 effort on three-point attempts. Juan Pattillo added 20 points and 11 rebounds.
Brandan Kearney, who started the season with the Express, poured in 28 points for the Miracles.
The Express return to action on Wednesday night, when they visit the Saint John Riptide. The Miracles visit the Cape Breton Highlanders on Fridaynight in a battle for the fourth and final playoff berth in the Atlantic.