MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Jan. 13, 2018 – The South Bay Lakers (16-10) defeated the Lakeland Magic (14-11), 94-86, on the final day of NBA G League Showcase 2018.
Alex Caruso scored a game-high 22 points and dished out eight assists as the Lakers went 2-0 during Showcase and won their second consecutive game. In the victory, Travis Wear recorded a double-double consisting of 14 points and 12 rebounds.
Trailing by two points heading into the final frame, South Bay outscored Lakeland 23-13 in the final period to leave Mississauga with a perfect record.
Jamel Artis scored 16 points and hauled in five rebounds, Khem Birch finished with 15 points and five rebounds, and the Magic finished Showcase 1-1.
Each team is back in action on Jan. 17 as South Bay hosts the Iowa Wolves at 10 p.m. ET on Spectrum SportsNet and Lakeland takes on the visiting Erie BayHawks at 7 p.m. ET on Facebook Live.