Edmonton Stingers beat Niagara River Lions to win second CEBL title in a row

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EDMONTON — The Edmonton Stingers beat the Niagara River Lions by a large margin to win the Canadian Elite Basketball League finals Sunday.

Edmonton won every quarter to eventually finish the game 101-65.

It's their second CEBL title in a row.

Xavier Moon finished with a double-double and led the Stingers in scoring with 28 points and 10 assists.

Edmonton's Jordan Baker also had a double-double, with 19 points and 10 assists.

Philip Scrubb led Niagara with 17 points and shot 5-of-8 from beyond the three-point line.

His brother, Thomas Scrubb, added 15 points and six rebounds.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published August 22, 2021.

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