Friday, May 20, 2016

2016 NBLC Playoffs -- Divisional Finals -- May 20, 2016

Halifax 110-104 Saint John
(Halifax Leads 3-0)

The Halifax Hurricanes took commanding lead of the Atlantic Division Final series with Saint John on Friday, taking down the Mill Rats 110-104 in overtime to take a 3-0 series lead.

After a strong third quarter, the Mill Rats took an impressive 63-59 lead into the final frame. Both teams stayed close until Halifax's Kyle Hunt went to the free throw line with 3.8 seconds left. Hunt went 1/2, which sent the game to overtime knotted up at 92-92.

The Hurricanes came alive in OT, taking a 7-0 lead on their way to a massive win.

No live stats were made available immediately after the game. Game 4 will take place on Saturday in Saint John.

Stats can be found here.