St. John's Edge drop final game of 2017 to London Lightning

The St. John's Edge came out of the gate strong but faltered in the third-quarter to drop their final game of 2017 to the London Lightning 116-103.

St. John's back in action Tuesday, January 9th to start four-game home stand

The London Lightning zapped the St. John's Edge in NBL action on Sunday. (Twitter/@LondonLightning)

The St. John's Edge came out of the gate strong but faltered in the third-quarter to drop their final game of 2017 to the London Lightning 116-103.

Charles Hinkle's scoring touch cooled off as he finished with 12 points, 4 rebounds, and 2 assists. Hinkle was coming off a 53-point performance versus the Windsor Express. 

Carl English led the Edge with 26 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists in the loss.

Kyle Johnson led the Lightning with 31 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 assists while going 4-for-14 from three-point range off the bench. Logan Stutz of the London Lightning put up 22 points in the victory.

St. John's will return from the Christmas break with a four-game home-stand versus the Windsor Express and KW Titans beginning on Tuesday, January 9th.