The Bellingham Slam defeated the Vancouver Volcanoes Friday, July 6 at Whatcom Pavilion in the semifinals of the 2012 International Basketball League playoffs. Bellingham is now heading to a championship battle with the Portland Chinooks Sunday, July 8 at Whatcom Pavilion. The Slam coming off the convincing win over Vancouver will have plenty of momentum and the home court advantage. Final score 127-98. Click here to view photos of the game.