BBL 16-17 Recap: Week 5, Sunday

There was plenty of history made on Sunday as the milestone of 1 million points scored in the BBL was achieved. Fab Flournoy won his 500th BBL game in his 600th BBL Championship appearance as Esh Group Eagles defeated Plymouth Raiders 84-92 behind Rahmon Fletcher’s 32 points Leicester Riders improved to 8-0 with a 92-60 win over Leeds Force, while London Lions are also still unbeaten having defeated Manchester Giants 60-83 on the road. Meanwhile, Neil Watson scored 20 points to lead Glasgow Rocks to an 84-61 success against Bristol Flyers and Cheshire Phoenix recorded a 102-79 win against Worcester Wolves.

Results
Glasgow Rocks 84 (25,41,59) (Watson 20, Lescault 19, Murray 14)
Bristol Flyers 61 (19,35,46) (Edozie 13, Cook 12, Vigor/Ali 11)

Leicester Riders 92 (26,43,66) (Bernardini 25, Sullivan 12, Walker/Hampton 11)
Leeds Force 60 (17,32,48) (Sanders/Marsden 14, Sandoval/Matthew 8)

Plymouth Raiders 84 (35,46,70) (Corletto 23, Dixon/Nicholas 18)
Esh Group Eagles Newcastle 92 (36,65,82) (Fletcher 32, Lasker 18, Jackman 11)

Cheshire Phoenix 102 (30,55,80) (Fox 21, Mosley 19, Brown 17)
Worcester Wolves 79 (32,49,63) (McWhorter/Kennedy 17, Klassen 13)

Source: BBL
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