Carr posts 25 points as Rattlers beat Bandits for 2nd win of season

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Anthony Carr, right, scored a game-high 25 points to hand the Saskatchewan Rattlers a 86-77 victory over the visiting Fraser Valley Bandits on Wednesday. (@CEBLeague/Twitter - image credit)
Anthony Carr, right, scored a game-high 25 points to hand the Saskatchewan Rattlers a 86-77 victory over the visiting Fraser Valley Bandits on Wednesday. (@CEBLeague/Twitter - image credit)

Anthony Carr scored 25 points and added four assists to lead the Saskatchewan Rattlers past the visiting Fraser Valley Bandits 86-77 in CEBL action on Wednesday.

Devonte Bandoo, with 17, Jordy Tshimanga and Scottie Lindsey, each with 14, also reached double digits for the Rattlers (2-1). Shane Gibson led the Bandits (2-1) with 17 points.

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Saskatchewan had a 5-0 run to finish the first quarter with a 9-point lead, further extending their edge in the beginning of the second quarter to take a 31-20 lead.

Fraser Valley bounced back to make it a tight game until mid-way through the final quarter, when a 6-0 run by the home team to make it 73-66 proved to be enough of a margin heading into Elam Ending time.

It will be the Bandits' turn to host the Rattlers on Saturday, when the teams take the court at 5 p.m. ET.

On Thursday, the Hamilton Honey Badgers will host the Guelph Nighthawks, while the Scarborough Shooting Stars visit the Ottawa BlackJacks.

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