13 Apr 2018: Force 44- 126 Lions

BBL Championship

Leeds Force 44-126 London Lions (12-21, 25-57, 34-90)

Struggling Leeds felt the force of the in-form London Lions as the side from the capital extended their winning streak to eight games BBL Championship games.

Lions eased their way into the game, but then erupted to leave the basements dwellers trailing in their wake and record their biggest ever win.

Leading scorers – Sinani 15, Brownell 11, Williams 7 (Force), Dixon 17, Thompson 17, Ekperuoh 16,  Larkai 16 (Lions)

Turning point – Leeds were still in the contest and at least competitive after the opening period, but a scorching 27-4 start to the second quarter by Lions meant the hosts sunk without a trace.

Key stat – The margin of victory says plenty about this one-sided contest.

Game hero(es) – Eight players made double-digit scoring returns for Lions, with Flo Larkai impressive as he went 8 of 11 for 16 points and completed a double-double with 11 boards.

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