CANTON — Former Canton High All-State player Chris Robitaille is playing professional basketball with the Springfield Sting of the American Basketball Association.
The 6-foot-5 Robitaille is playing forward for the Sting, who finished the ABA season with a record of 11-4 in the Northeast Division. Springfield, which has won eight of their last 10 games, has lost just two games in 2017.
The Sting won their first playoff game last weekend with a 145-121 win over the New York Court Kings. Springfield won its second game a day later with a 145-126 win over the Atlantic Coast Cardinals from Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Springfield finished one win shy of earning a spot in the ABA’s Final Eight national tournament in Baltimore with a 125-123 loss in the Northeast Division championship game to the Jersey Express in Wayne, N.J. on Sunday.Continue Reading