Next Game: Saint John Riptide at Cape Breton Highlanders – March 28, 2019

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Irish eyes smile on Riptide in win over St. John’s

ST. JOHN’S N.L. –  In a battle of two of Canada’s most Irish cities, the Saint John Riptide prevailed, downing the St. John’s Edge 96-87 in National Basketball League of Canada St. Patrick’s Day action. The Riptide landed on The Rock over the weekend and rolled to a two-game sweep of the Edge, including an…

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Late comeback falls short as ‘Tide drop close one to Titans

SAINT JOHN – A furious late comeback fell just short Saturday night, as the Saint John Riptide dropped a 99-94 decision to the Kitchener-Waterloo Titans in National Basketball League of Canada action at Harbour Station. Trailing by 12 with five minutes left, Saint John trimmed the lead to two with 40 seconds remaining but could…

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Riptide treated to hair-raising win over Moncton

SAINT JOHN – Fans witnessed a rare basketball double-double at Harbour Station Friday night, a close shave and a resounding victory. On a night when Mayor Don Darling had his head shaved in front of 5,000 fans, the Saint John Riptide cruised to a 96-76 win over the Moncton Magic in National Basketball League of…

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Riptide put pedal to the metal, downing Highlanders by 24

SAINT JOHN – The Saint John Riptide moved within 2 ½ games of Cape Breton in the standings Sunday, downing the Highlanders 111-87 in National Basketball League of Canada action at Harbour Station.       After trailing by five points early in the first quarter, the Riptide turned it on and never looked back, leading by as…

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Riptide rookies making mark in NBL of Canada

SAINT JOHN – Two Saint John Riptide rookies are being recognized as rising stars in the National Basketball League of Canada. Frank Bartley heads into the Sunday’s home game versus the Cape Breton Highlanders as the reigning NBLC player of the week after averaging 19.3 points and 11.1 rebounds per game in the seven days…

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Riptide hand Storm fifth straight loss

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. –  The Saint John Riptide created more distance in the Atlantic Division standings between themselves and the Island Storm, downing the home team 100-95 in an Islander Day matinee. The Riptide handed the Storm their fifth straight defeat to move 4 ½ games ahead of their nearest Atlantic rival. Saint John improved to…

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Victory over Edge gives Riptide three-game home winning streak

SAINT JOHN  – After some early season home woes, the Saint John Riptide have fashioned a three-game winning streak at Harbour Station courtesy of a 94-91 victory over the St. John’s Edge Wednesday night. With the game tied late, guard Frank Bartley scored four straight points to help the ‘Tide capture their 10th win of…

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Riptide fall to Magic in game with plenty of fireworks

MONCTON – Four days after surrendering a 23-point lead in a loss to the Saint John Riptide, the Moncton Magic made sure there was no second-half collapse Sunday afternoon, downing their provincial rivals 111-76. In a game that saw five technical fouls called, the Magic provided most of the fireworks from the offensive end, shooting…

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Riptide lead start to finish in dominant win over Storm

SAINT JOHN – After winning one home game in 10 tries, the Saint John Riptide have fashioned a two-game winning streak at Harbour Station. Saint John played what coach Nelson Terroba called their best four quarters of basketball Friday night, downing the Island Storm 90-69 in National Basketball League of Canada action. “Defensively, it starts…

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