OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Canton Charge (7-12), powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, lost their sixth straight game in a 106-102 defeat at the hands of the Oklahoma City Blue (16-5) at the Cox Convention Center on Saturday night.
Bonzie Colson set a new career high with 27 points to go along with 16 rebounds and three blocks in 34 minutes. Kobi Simmons netted 25 points on 10-of-17 shooting with five assists in 32 minutes. Sir’Dominic Pointer had an all-around effort of 11 points, six rebounds and four blocks in 23 minutes. JaCorey Williams added 11 points and nine rebounds in 34 minutes. The Charge surrendered 22 turnovers that resulted in 27 OKC points.
The Blue were paced by Bryce Alford’s 21 points, five boards and six assists in 39 minutes. Abdul Gaddy added a double-double of 12 points and 13 assists with three steals in 35 minutes. K.J. McDaniels came off the bench for Oklahoma City to score 18 points, grab six boards and block four shots in 36 minutes.
The Charge return home for a Sugardale Dollar Dog Night against the Capital City Go-Go on Friday, January 4th at 7:00 p.m. (TV: Facebook Live; RADIO: 99.7 FM). For Charge Nation Memberships, group outings, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944. The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and are also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Chairman and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League, who play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
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