Markham advanced to the final by finishing top of the regular season standings with an 8-3 record. In their lone matchup during the season the City Racers came out on top, defeating the Fusion 129-116 on May 16.
In the championship the City Racers got off to a solid start, earning a 26-24 lead after the opening frame. Momentum moved to the Grand Rapids side in the second quarter as they jumped to a 49-41 halftime advantage.
An evenly played third quarter, Grand Rapids led 74-67 lead heading into the final frame. They didn’t slow down in the final term and sealed a 104-92 victory.