Island Storm

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Island Storm
Founded 2011
League National Basketball League of Canada
Division Atlantic Division
Team history Summerside Storm
2011-2013
Island Storm
2013-present
Based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Arena Eastlink Centre
Colors gold, Navy blue, white
              
Owner(s) Darren MacKay and Duncan Shaw
Head coach Joe Salerno
Dancers Storm Chasers
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away
Website IslandStorm.ca

The Island Storm is a Canadian professional basketball team based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. The team is a charter member of the National Basketball League of Canada which began play for its inaugural 2011–12 season. The Storm plays its home games at the Eastlink Centre.

Former Vermont Frost Heaves head coach Joe Salerno has been the team's head coach since the franchise entered the NBLC in late 2011.[1]

Home arenas[edit]

Eastlink Centre (2013-present)[edit]

Main article: Eastlink Centre

Originally opened in 1990, the Eastlink Centre is a sports-entertainment arena in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. The arena has a capacity of 4,000 when set up for basketball. The Storm share the arena with the Charlottetown Islanders of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.[2]

Current roster[edit]

Storm roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
C United States Evans, Nick Injured 70002100000000000002.10 m (6 ft 11 in) 7002240000000000000240 lb (110 kg)
C United States Tisby, Antoine Injured 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 7002245000000000000245 lb (111 kg)
G 1 United States Vanzant, Shawn 70001850000000000001.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 7002180000000000000180 lb (82 kg)
G 3 United States Moss, Adrian 70001750000000000001.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 7002170000000000000170 lb (77 kg)
F 5 United States Ballard, Antonio 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 7002225000000000000225 lb (102 kg)
G 10 United States Stewart, Al 70001780000000000001.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 7002170000000000000170 lb (77 kg)
F 11 United States Williams, Jeremy 70002009999999999992.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 7002220000000000000220 lb (100 kg)
F 15 United States Jones, Ed 70002009999999999992.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 7002215000000000000215 lb (98 kg)
F 20 Canada Mckinney, Doug 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002230000000000000230 lb (100 kg)
G 21 United States Okorie, Nick 70001850000000000001.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 7002197000000000000197 lb (89 kg)
G 24 Canada Graham, Aston 70001930000000000001.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 7002210000000000000210 lb (95 kg)
C 25 United States Love, Casey 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002244000000000000244 lb (111 kg)
F 33 Canada Smith, Dwayne 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 7002225000000000000225 lb (102 kg)
F 50 Cameroon Tchiengang, Steve 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002245000000000000245 lb (111 kg)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: February 26, 2014

Season-by-season record[edit]

Season Coach Regular Season Post Season
Won Lost Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
2011-12 Joe Salerno 12 24 .333 6th Did not qualify
2012-13 Joe Salerno 26 14 .650 2nd 4 5 .482 Finished in 2nd place
2013-14 Joe Salerno 22 18 .550 2nd 10 7 .588 Finished in 2nd place
Totals 60 56 .517 - 14 12 .538 2 Playoff Appearances

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