Teams will play 32-game schedule
CHARLOTTETOWN – The Island Storm will open the 2014-15 National Basketball League of Canada regular season at home on Thursday, Nov. 6.
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The Storm, last year’s Atlantic Division champion, will entertain the Saint John Mill Rats at Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown. The opening tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
Other highlight home games for the Storm include Boxing Day (Friday, Dec. 26), New Year’s Eve (Wednesday, Dec. 31), and Islander Day (Monday, Feb. 16).
The Storm will host the Windsor Express on Friday, Jan. 16, in a rematch of last year’s league final. Windsor won that series in seven games.
The Storm will play a 32-game regular season – 16 home and 16 away. The Storm will play teams in the Atlantic Division a total of eight times – four home and four away – and teams in the Central Division twice – once home and once away.
The Mill Rats, Halifax Rainmen and Moncton Miracles round out the Atlantic Division. The Express is joined in the Central Division by the Mississauga Power, Brampton A’s and London Lightning.
The Storm is expected to announce season-ticket packages around Labour Day weekend.
Breakdown of home
games for Island Storm:
Five Sundays (afternoons).