Today we have the much anticipated McDonald's All American Game and there is a lot of stuff on all three Canadians playing in it, some big CIS news, lots of high school news and more in this edition of Canadian Content ...
First we start off with some hits from the impending McDonald's All American Game happening tonight in Chicago at 9pm CT or 10pm EST. Remember to check out our peeps @nolanshulman, @Gilmuako, @Tsbiet, @NorthpoleHoops, @CROWNmag and @WolstatSun on Twitter for the live game day tweets all day ...
Myck Kabongo - Sportsnet Radio - FAN 590 Toronto - Audio on Demand
Khem Birch - Sportsnet Radio - FAN 590 Toronto - Audio on Demand
Kyle Wiltjer - Sportsnet Radio - FAN 590 Toronto - Audio on Demand
McDonald’s All American Day 2 Notes: Kyle Wiltjer Steals The Spotlight | Crown Magazine
YouTube - Kyle Wiltjer Wins POWERADE JAM FEST 3-Point Shootout
YouTube - Myck Kabongo JAM FEST Skills Competition
Three Canadians to play in McDonald's All-American Game
Kabongo soaking up media attention | Basketball | Sports | Toronto Sun
Hoopster Birch doing Montreal proud | Basketball | Sports | Toronto Sun
Canadian ballers strut their stuff at elite U.S. high school event - thestar.com
Myck Kabongo & Austin Rivers: NBA Certified - Northpolehoops.com
McDonald's Boys' All-American Game - ESPN RISE | HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS RANKINGS, RESULTS, TRAINING, PERFORMANCE, COLLEGE RECRUITING | HOW TO WIN
UPDATE: Wildcat Wiltjer Wins 3-Point Shootout - Northpolehoops.com
UPDATE: YouTube - Pittsburgh Commit and Montreal Native Khem Birch, NorthPoleHoops.com
UPDATE: YouTube - Myck Kabongo, McDonald's All-American, NorthPoleHoops.com
UPDATE: Scout.com: McDonald’s Spotlight: Khem Birch
UPDATE: YouTube - Austin Rivers on Myck Kabongo
UPDATE: Canada Basketball | DATES AND TEAMS REVEALED FOR WOMEN
Now for some pro news ...
Here is episode 2, parts one and two, of the Andy and Landry Show (pay attention to the Andy's last comment there in part two Howland) ... YouTube - The Andy & Landry Show: Ep. 2 - Speed Dating Pt. 1 ... YouTube - The Andy & Landry Show: Ep. 2 - Speed Dating Pt. 2
telegraphjournal.com - Mill Rats fall to league's top team | Jeff Ducharme - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada
telegraphjournal.com - Mill Rats must win to keep playoff hopes alive | RANDY O'DONNELL - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada
UPDATE: Mill Rats hang on to beat Rainmen - Sports - TheChronicleHerald.ca
UPDATE: telegraphjournal.com - It was butter baby: Mill Rats vet | Kevin Barrett - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada
UPDATE: Metro - Dollard has good chance of playing
UPDATE: Metro - ‘It was a tough game as we knew it should be’
UPDATE: Les joueurs des Kebs à Québec pour l'amour du basketball | Olivier Bossé | Actualités sportives
A big shout to Tristan Thompson for being named an honorable mention All American by the Associated Press. Now we just have to wait to see where he is on the AP's Freshman All American list ... 2011 AP All-America teams - NCAA Division I Mens Basketball - CBSSports.com
UPDATE: Congrats to Ms. Keane on earning this honor. Kalisha Keane Named Associated Press All-American - MICHIGAN STATE OFFICIAL ATHLETIC SITE
We also want to give a big congrats to Yinka Olorunife for also earning honorable mention AP All American honors.
Now for some high school news ...
Coach Simpson concludes 38-year stint at Dover Bay
Crisp, Haramboure, Lewis, McMullen Join Newman as Additions to Vikes Lineup Beginning in Fall
Pair of Canadians Fall Short in Indiana State Finals | Crown Magazine
Big shout to our boy Drew Ebanks for these interviews from the NPSAA ... 2011 NPSAA Player Video Interviews | Crown Magazine
UVic women add some depth to hoops roster
Balfour's Jeremy Zver signs with U of R men's basketball team
UPDATE: Zver to make jump to CIS
UPDATE: UVic women add some depth to hoops roster
UPDATES: Who’s the Bos ? Brandon is D-1 Bound ! | Flagrant Fouls
It looks like the Champlain College may have found their new coach courtesy of Jet Set Basketball ... Craig Norman nommé entraineur chef des Cavaliers de Champlain | Basketball Québecois - Collégial
CCAA UPDATE: durhamregion.com | Three Durham Lords named academic All-Canadians
And last but not least here is some big news from the CIS right here.
CIS UPDATE: Battle of the Boards (March 30): Schedule & Rosters | Flagrant Fouls