Windsor Receives “A” For Effort

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By Ian Shalapata

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Express remain on top of the NBL standings by defeating the Brampton A’s last night at the WFCU Centre 118-106. Still flying high from the Clash at the Colesseum, the Express played to almost 700 appreciative fans.

Chris Commons

Chris Commons

Windsor hit 49% from the floor plus an astounding 41% from outside the arc. Chris Commons led the way with 26 points on 10 for 17 shooting. Commons also picked up a double-double by pulling down 10 boards in a strong defensive effort.

Point guard Darren Duncan continued his hot streak by registering a double-double as well. Duncan dished 13 assists and dropped 16 points in the win.

A third double-double was recorded as the ever-present Quinnel Brown grabbed 11 rebounds and put up 16 points. And, not to be outdone, Stefan Bonneau was a standout on offense as he scored 24 points, including 5 for 8 from downtown.

Head coach Bill Jones got a lot of help from the bench as the substitutes contributed 22 points and 20 rebounds in the Express victory.

Next up, Windsor will be heading to Brampton for a rematch with the A’s on January 25, and then a visit to London to take on the Lightning on February 6. The next night Windsor will return home to face their 401 Rivals, to complete the home and away match-up.

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Ian Shalapata
Ian writes for and provides imagery to Square Media Group as well as accepting freelance photographic assignments. In addition, he has contributed to media organizations, sporting groups, and individuals across North America including the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel, Chatham-Kent Sports Network, the Golf Association of Michigan, League 1 Ontario, as well as numerous colleges and universities in Canada and the United States. Email Ian Shalapata
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