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Today we have Jay Triano in Montreal, Kyle Wiltjer in a highlight reel, Olu Ashoalu, Marvell Waithe and Dwight Powell making noise for their D1 teams, the CIS Tournament is heading back to the Atlantic side of Canada and a whole lot of CIS action this weekend right here in this edition of Canadian Content ...

And in pro news ...


Our colleague Francis Jette at Jet7Basket interviews the Raptors' Jay Triano ... Entrevue exclusive avec Jay Triano lors de son passage à Montréal | Entrevues Jet7basket sur le Terrain 


And in high school news, we have Kyle Wiltjer making a highlight reel with a lot of other top ballers this weekend ... Video: Top 10 plays from the 2010 Clash of the Classes -


Now for some NCAA news ...

A Can Ball Report favorite son Olu Ashoalu is expected to make big moves this season for the Bulldogs ... Season Preview: Bulldog Basketball - Louisiana Tech Official Athletic Site 

And another Bulldog on notice ... Bulldogs 101: Kurt Alexander wants you to know they play basketball in Canada, too | Des Moines Register Staff Blogs

Toronto's Marvell Waithe shows out in the Razorbacks' scrimmage ... Red tops White behinds Wade's 18 - University of Arkansas Athletics

Toronto native Dwight Powell is impressing Johnny Dawkins at Stanford ... Outside shooting of big men, depth, Zimmermann highlight Stanford scrimmage - San Francisco Stanford Cardinal Basketball |

UPDATE:  Here is a clip from the CBC about the Bhullar brothers ... Video 


And now we have a lot of CIS news after an immensely jam packed weekend ...

Women Vikes take aim at best in Canada West

UVicmen to ride new-look offence

BU basketball coaches start season on hot seat - Brandon Sun

Read to miss season

Athlete's passion to inspire others

Odd time to make a coaching change - The Whig Standard - Ontario, CA



Story - Sports - The Province

Laurentian Voyageurs - Headlines

Lakehead Basketball: 'Wolves FInish 4-4 in CIS Non Conference Pre-Season

Fan-tastic effort by the Vikes

Huskies women top T-Birds

Huntley scores big, but UBChoop women can't find enough secondary scoring in loss to Huskies - Little Man On Campus

Huskies out for some old-fashioned revenge

Abbotsford News - Gray gets the point

Bobcats rally in season opener - Brandon Sun - Sports - Hoop Gryphs to get pointers from opponent

Cougars fall to U.S. team

University of Ottawa Gee-Gees - Basketball (M) - News

UBC defensive stopper Bainsmakes his point in a pointless night - Little Man On Campus

Huskies ranked No. 2 in b'ball

YouTube - UVic WBB 81, CGY 67

Canada West Universities Athletic Association - Women's Basketball story on Friday

Canada West Universities Athletic Association - Saturday women's hoop story

Canada West Universities Athletic Association - Friday Men's Basketball story

Canada West Universities Athletic Association - Saturday men's b'ball picture

Brock University Badgers :Men's Basketball rolls past Paladins 82-46

BU men rally to complete sweep - Brandon Sun

Up-and-down weekend for T-Birds hoopsters

Long arms of Bains helps Birds redemption

Wolfpack preys on young 'Cats - Brandon Sun

Calgary hands UVic men first hoops loss of season


UPEI Women's Basketball: Redbird Classic Recap: Panthers Finish 1-2

Key players look to fuel hoops Bears' resurgence - Edmonton Examiner - Alberta, CA

Gaiters close out Carleton tournament with a loss to Concordia - Gaiters - Bishop's University

Brock University Badgers :Men's Basketball drops 74-63 decision to Acadia

B-ball Dogs beat buzzer in Vancouver

Tourney a foregone conclusion

Whitty glad to be back with Badgers - St. Catharines Standard - Ontario, CA - Lancers show hoops strength | Times & transcript Staff - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada

Meet The Gryphs: Weekend Recap Oct. 22-24

U of T's Nikki Schutz is the MVPof the McGill Redbird Classic this weekend.

And remember that you can get all the weekend's action recapped thanks to our colleague Mark Wacyk's efforts on

And our colleagues at The CIS Blog are holding their Draft tomorrow so be sure to check them out ... The CIS Blog: Second Annual MUBL Live Draft

And lastly in the CIS tip, the Final Eight Tournament will be returning to the Atlantic ... CISFinal 8 tourney: Enjoy the show while it’s here - Sports - ... MacGillivray named honorary chairman for CIS hoop tourney - Sports - ... CIS:CIS Final 8 Men’s Basketball Championship set to return to Halifax for 2011-2012


And lastly, we have a great story from Howard Tsumura over at The Province in BC with a great look former NBAer Michael Dickerson ... Ex-Grizz Dickerson finds a new hoop home with UBC as he plots his next career move - Little Man On Campus