Charge Win Fifth Straight

Official Release | March 8, 2017

The Canton Charge (24-17), powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, won their fifth consecutive game in a 113-99 victory over the Windy City Bulls (18-22) at the Sears Centre Arena on Wednesday afternoon.

Reigning NBA Development League Performer of the Week Kay Felder poured in a game-high 35 points on 14-of-25 shooting with five assists in 35 minutes on assignment from the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Eric Moreland filled the stat sheet with 11 points on 5-of-7 shooting, 17 rebounds, four assists, four steals and six blocks in 38 minutes.  Jonathan Holmes added a double-double of 23 points and 13 rebounds with three steals in 36 minutes.

John Holland scored 17 points with six rebounds in 32 minutes.  Mike Williams came off the bench to score 11 points in 21 minutes.  The five-game win streak for the Charge is their second-longest of the season, behind a six-game clip that went from December 23rd to January 7th.  After Canton was outrebounded 27-19 in the first half, the visitors returned the favor with a 27-17 advantage on the glass in the second.

Seven Bulls players scored in double figures, led by Will Bynum’s 17 points, eight assists and two steals in 31 minutes.  Jarell Eddie netted 15 points with five boards and four assists in 35 minutes.  Leading Windy City’s 48 bench points was Wesley Saunders in scoring 15 points with eight rebounds in 29 minutes.

Canton returns home for a game against the Austin Spurs (San Antonio Spurs) Saturday, March 11th at 1:00 p.m. Come see Pozzie and all his pals cause mayhem for Mascot Day, with the first 500 fans ages 14 & under getting a Charge mini basketball hoop set presented by U.S. Safety Gear!  Groups of 20 or more can take part in unforgettable fan experiences such as halftime performances, anthem buddies, high five tunnel, benchwarmers, and more! For Charge Nation Memberships, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to www.CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944.

The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Majority Owner and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League and the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League, both of which play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.

Fans can stay up-to-date on team news by following the team at: @CantonCharge on Twitter at www.twitter.com/CantonCharge and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CantonCharge.

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