Island Storm News

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Oct 2018
October 17 2018
Storm and Allstar Cresting partner to launch new team merchandise
With a new season fast approaching, there’s no better time to get all decked out in Island Storm apparel.
October 01 2018
Storm lock up key piece in centre Carl Hall
It didn’t take long for big man Carl Hall to make a lasting impression on the Island Storm. And it’s why bringing him back was one of the organization’s top priorities this off-season.
Sep 2018
September 18 2018
Storm lock up Brad States for third season
For the last two seasons, you’ve known him best for his above-the-rim antics. Now for a third year, the Eastlink Centre rims will once again take a beating after the Island Storm agreed to re-sign Brad States.
September 04 2018
Storm hoping for big reward with Marquis Clayton signing
Don’t let his small stature fool you, Marquis Clayton can play and it’s why the Island Storm are thinking big by inking him to a contract.
Aug 2018
August 26 2018
Newest guard, Jarrell Tate, brings championship pedigree to Storm
If his college career is any indication, then the Island Storm may have struck gold with the recent signing of Jarrell Tate.
August 21 2018
Storm bet on young, athletic guard Rahim Williams
It’s hard to overlook the tall, wiry frame of Rahim Williams – especially when he’s soaring in for two-handed slams with relative ease – just ask the Island Storm, who recently locked up the six-foot-six uber-athlete to a deal.
August 11 2018
Fan favourite, Tyler Scott, re-signs with Storm
He has a special place in his heart for the Island. It’s where he established himself as pro basketball player. And it’s one of the many reasons why Tyler Scott decided to re-sign with the Storm.
August 07 2018
Storm find hidden gem in high-flying forward
If you're a fan that enjoys the theatrics of thunderous dunks and chase down blocks that ricochet off the backboard then the Island Storm's latest signing of Dominic Shuler will excite the senses.
August 02 2018
Former Memphis Grizzlies forward signs deal with Storm
When you get a chance to bring in a former NBA player, you do it. On Wednesday, the Island Storm did exactly that, agreeing to terms with former Memphis Grizzlies forward, Sampson Carter.
Jul 2018
July 31 2018
Memorial Sea-Hawk signs first professional contract with Storm
The Island Storm has announced Tuesday the signing of Daniel Gordon, an elite scoring guard out of Memorial University in St. John’s Newfoundland.
July 26 2018
Drew League veteran agrees to terms with Storm
Robbie Robinson, a prolific six-foot-five high-flying guard, has inked a deal with the Storm for the upcoming season.
July 23 2018
Storm ink first-ever multiyear contract with guard Russell Byrd
The Island Storm has inked its first-ever multiyear contract with the signing of former Michigan State Spartans captain Russell Byrd.
July 19 2018
Sharpshooter, Kyle Arseneault inks deal with Storm
The first domino has fallen for the Island Storm, as they look to retool a team that finished with a modest 19-21 record and was eliminated in the first round by the Halifax Hurricanes.
Jun 2018
June 27 2018
Kendrick back for second season
The Island Storm has announced Wednesday coach Tim Kendrick will be with the team for the upcoming 2018-2019 NBL season.
Apr 2018
April 10 2018
Storm release Du’Vaughan Maxwell
The Island Storm has released Du’Vaughan Maxwell for conduct detrimental to the team.
Mar 2018
March 25 2018
Storm blow out Riptide in front of season-high crowd
The Island Storm came away with a huge 109-85 win over the Saint John Riptide on Sunday afternoon at the Eastlink Centre.
March 18 2018
Storm win streak keeps rolling
The Island Storm made it eight straight wins on Sunday afternoon after dropping the Cape Breton Highlanders 116-99 at the Eastlink Centre.
March 13 2018
Storm roll into Ontario on four-game winning streak
With 10 games left in the season, the Island Storm is riding a four-game win streak, heading to Ontario this week for a crucial three-game road trip.
March 07 2018
Storm hosting Purple Game for Cancer Society
The Island Storm has announced an upcoming Cancer Awareness Game in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society and PEI Credit Unions on Sunday, March 18 for their game against the Cape Breton Highlanders.
March 05 2018
Carl Hall officially signs; set to arrive Wednesday
The Island Storm has announced Monday the signing of former NCAA Division I forward, Carl Hall.
March 03 2018
Storm secure fourth-straight win
The Island Storm won a pivotal game, 115-108, against the Cape Breton Highlanders, that could have potential playoff implications, on Saturday night.
March 01 2018
Storm snap Halifax winning-streak
CHARLOTTETOWN - The Island Storm grabbed a big win Thursday snapping the Halifax Hurricane’s 6-game win streak, winning 96-93 in front of fired up Eastlink Centre.
Feb 2018
February 27 2018
Free Family Jamboree
Join us this Saturday from 9am-11am on the Storm court at Eastlink Centre for a FREE basketball jamboree!
February 19 2018
Storm down Riptide in Islander Day battle
The Island Storm halted the skid and picked up a much-needed 122-117 win against the visiting Saint John Riptide in an Islander Day matinee at the Eastlink Centre.
Jan 2018
January 25 2018
Storm Team Night - Saturday, March 3
Storm to host team night for any minor sports team on PEI on Saturday, March 3rd at 7pm
January 20 2018
Storm get back on winning track
The Island Storm took home a thrilling 90-84 victory against the Saint John Riptide on Saturday night at the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown.
January 09 2018
Island teachers to get in to Sunday's Storm game free
Anyone who works in public or private schools on P.E.I. (K-12) will receive one free ticket to the game. We’d also like to invite any school administration, EA’s, custodians, and other staff to attend.
January 03 2018
Storm to appeal Maxwell suspension
The appeal is based on the position that the Moncton head coach entered the Storm’s bench area immediately after the game. The opposing coach stepped onto the playing surface to shove Maxwell from behind.
January 03 2018
Marcus Bell, Storm part ways
Bell departs the Island for a pro gig in Mexico
Dec 2017
December 30 2017
Storm signs 6-foot-8 Canadian center
The Island Storm has announced Saturday the signing of 6-foot-8 center Meshack Lufile from Burlington, ON.
December 29 2017
Storm partners with city to bring back NYE fun
Free hotdogs, bouncy castles, and meet-and-greet with Storm players on the NYE agenda
December 26 2017
Storm win third straight over Moncton
The Island Storm continued their home dominance with their fifth straight home win over the visiting Moncton Magic on Tuesday afternoon’s Boxing Day matchup at the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown.
December 14 2017
Tyler Scott drops 26 in blowout win over Niagara
The Island Storm have captured its fourth straight home-court win after a 122 - 102 rout of the Niagara River Lions.
December 07 2017
Storm offers all fans $5 and $3 bowl tickets Dec. 14
Next Thursday, Dec. 14 vs. Niagara at 7 p.m., all adult and senior bowl tickets will be just $5, plus HST. Youth and student tickets will be just $3, plus HST.
December 03 2017
Storm take down Magic on buzzer-beater shot
The Island Storm snatched a tightly fought defensive game from the Moncton Magic in the first game of their home-and-home series on Sunday afternoon at the Eastlink Centre.
December 01 2017
Storm drop Highlanders for second straight home win
The Island Storm won a commanding game 115-101, against the Cape Breton Highlanders on Friday night at the Eastlink Centre.
Nov 2017
November 23 2017
Storm gets statement win over Moncton
The Island Storm won the opening game of their home-and-home series against the visiting Moncton Magic, 120-116, on Thursday night at the Eastlink Centre.
November 18 2017
Storm drop heartbreaker
The Island Storm dropped their season opener against the NBL Canada expansion St. John’s Edge 97-96 on Saturday night at the Eastlink Centre.
November 13 2017
Storm to host Credit Union Under 25 Game
Anyone under 25 years old can attend the Nov. 23 Storm game free of charge
November 09 2017
BREAKING: Storm sign Franklin Session, two-time Drew League MVP
The Island Storm has announced Thursday the signing of two-time Drew League MVP Franklin Session.
November 06 2017
Former Hurricane Trenity Burdine eyeing spot on opening day roster
His path to the Island Storm may be unconventional, but as Trenity Burdine steps closer to his dream, he’s taking nothing for granted.
November 05 2017
Versatile forward, Arnold Fripp agrees to deal with Storm
The youth movement continues for the Island Storm as they brought versatile forward Arnold Fripp into the fold.
November 03 2017
Storm add physicality and rebounding in Dut Dut
If you like a player who hustles and does the dirty work, then the recent signing of Dut Dut will wet your appetite.
Oct 2017
October 25 2017
Storm add sniper, Aric Dickerson to roster
The six-foot-six shooter had a remarkable 42.3 per cent shot from the land beyond at Delaware State University.
October 23 2017
Storm lands big man, scorer at NBL Draft
Storm draft big man Zack Valliere and scorer Torrence Dyck with second and sixth picks
October 20 2017
Storm seeking public relations director
October 18 2017
Mismatch threat, Julius Barton signs with Storm
After four years of college ball with the Kentucky State University Thorobreds, Barton decided to strike a deal with the Storm.
October 17 2017
Revitalized sharpshooter, Wayne McCullough re-signs with Storm
Wayne McCullough is searching for redemption and after inking a new deal with the Island Storm, he’ll get every opportunity to do so.
October 11 2017
Storm signs former NCAA start defender
The Island Storm has announced Wednesday the signing of six-foot-seven lockdown defender Du’Vaughn Maxwell.
October 05 2017
Storm signs Canadian vet Chris Johnson
The six-foot-five dynamic scorer from North Preston, Nova Scotia was an NCAA Atlantic 10 tournament champion in 2012 with the St. Bonaventure Bonnies.
October 03 2017
Storm signs former Panthers star Tyler Scott
The six-foot-three Halifax, N.S. native was the Panthers MVP last season after leading the AUS in scoring in 2016-17, averaging 21.5 points for the year and 23.5 points for his three-year Panthers career. Scott was also names a two-time CIA All-Canadian.
Sep 2017
September 29 2017
Storm signs former NCAA star, G-League starter
The Island Storm has announced Friday the signing of former Maine Red Claws starting point guard Andre Stringer.
September 25 2017
Storm, Global Pet Foods partner to continue reading program
The Island Storm is proud to announce a major partnership with Global Pet Foods on PEI to once again offer our reading program to local students on the island.
September 20 2017
Jackson Trapp re-signs with Storm
The Island Storm has announced Wednesday the re-signing of shooting guard Jackson Trapp.
September 16 2017
Storm seeking graphic designer, marketer
September 15 2017
Brad States re-signs for second pro season
The Island Storm has announced Friday the re-signing of Storm forward Brad States.
September 06 2017
Storm signs Canadian standout
The Island Storm has announced Wednesday the signing of Canadian basketball star Kemy Osse.
Aug 2017
August 28 2017
Storm announce Tim Kendrick as new coach
Kendrick becomes the Storm’s second coach joining the team after a successful six-year run as the bench boss of the UPEI Panthers Men’s Basketball team.
May 2017
May 18 2017
Storm pull out convincing win; take series lead
Storm grab a 2-1 lead in the Atlantic Division Finals series against the Halifax Hurricanes after winning 103-96 on Thursday night at the Eastlink Centre. Game 4 goes Saturday night at Eastlink Centre.
May 07 2017
Storm drop game 4; series tied 2-2
Al Stewart and Akeem Ellis both missed Game 4 for the Island Storm, and their absence was felt in a 107-97 loss to the Saint John Riptide.
May 06 2017
Storm win OT thriller, take 2-1 series lead
The Island Storm grabbed a 2-1 series lead with a physical overtime win against the Saint John Riptide in game 3 of their first round playoff series on Saturday night at the Eastlink Centre.
May 04 2017
Storm rip Saint John, even series at 1-1
The Island Storm have tied their best-of-five series with the Saint John Riptide 1-1 with a big 103-79 win tonight.
May 03 2017
Series preview: Storm look for strong start to playoffs
The Island Storm is looking for a strong start tonight when they open their first-round best-of-five playoff series on the road against the Saint John Riptide at Harbour Station in Saint John at 7 p.m.





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