Tuesday, October 03, 2017 (LONDON, Ontario) – In conjunction with the Raptors 905, the NBA G League affiliate of the Toronto Raptors, the London Lightning announce a pre-season game between the two championship clubs on Saturday, October 28th at seven p.m. at Budweiser Gardens in London. This game will feature the 2017 NBA G-League Champions versus the 2017 NBL-C Champions.

Lightning owner-GM, Vito Frijia, says “We are pleased to welcome the 2017 G-League champions Raptors 905 team to London on Saturday, October 28th.”

This pre-season game will put Champions against Champions. The Raptors 905 finished their season 39-11 on their way to the franchise’s first ever G-League Championship while the Lightning finished off a historic season at 46-7 while winning the club’s third NBL-C title.

Tickets for this reserved seating event go on sale this Thursday, October 5th at ten a.m. at www.budweisergardens.com.

What: Pre-season Game: Champions vs. Champions
Where: Budweiser Gardens
When: Saturday, October 28th @ 7p.m.
Tickets: On sale Thursday Oct. 5th @ 10 a.m.