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Canadian Content - Weekend Roundup

Today we have Khem Birch reclassifying and committing to Pitt, Cory Joseph and Tristan Thompson are making news, Stefan Jankovic is generating major buzz after this weekend, recaps of the National Prep Showcase, lots of pro, CIS and CCAA news and more in this edition of Canadian Content ...


First we start with some pro news ...

SLAM ONLINE | " Miami Heat Regretting the Joel Anthony Signing?



And now for some NCAA stuff ...

Here is a great clip from the Iowa State vs. Creighton game yesterday where Toronto's Melvin Ejimdominated and Belleville, ON's Jamie Vanderbeken hit the 40 footer to win the game ...

Big shout to Toronto's Melvin Ejim for being Big 12 Co-Rookie of the Week ... Hamilton, Jones, Ejim Garner Men 

Ballin' Canadians: Joseph and Thompson, The Future Of Texas Basketball | Bleacher Report

And Dick Vitale has some words to say about the Cory and Tristan here ...The Texas Longhorns are off to a promising start despite losing to Pittsburgh in the finals of the 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer. - ESPN


Now for some high school news ...

Our man Nolan Shulman at, who was at the National Prep Showcase this past weekend scooped the world when he dropped this news about Khem Birch ... Khem Birch Back to 2011, Signs LOI with Pitt | Flagrant Fouls ... And then the rest of the world picked up on it ...Khem Birch reclassifies and signs a year early with Pitt - ESPN

Here's all the recaps of the big event where Stefan Jankovic among others was making huge waves ...Canucks @ The National Prep Showcase: Day 2  | Flagrant Fouls - On the road: National Prep Showcase recap ... - On the road: National Prep Showcase, Day 2

P.J. Hairston highlights talent-laden National Prep Showcase. - ESPN

Here is a great clip of Toronto's basketball power Eastern Commerence ... YouTube - The Dynasty: Eastern Commerce

And another great look at the late Kofi Mensah, RIP ... BramptonGuardian Article: Cancer claims basketball star

East Elgin star narrows options -- all in Canada - St. Thomas Times-Journal - Ontario, CA


And now for some CIS news ...

For a complete recap of the weekend's action in the CIS, please check out our colleague Mark Wacyk's site  He gives both game and daily recaps ...

First loss of hoops season for Vikes

YouTube - MBB vs Brock Nov. 19

BramptonGuardian Article: Nkrumah honoured

York Lions Mobile

UVic women bounce back against Regina

BU men top Dinos - Brandon Sun

Centre stage - Winnipeg Free Press


Now for some CCAA stuff ... 

Here is some news from the Durham College Lords ... Durham Lords ... Durham Lords

And some stuff here from Souther Alberta Institute of Tech ... SAIT Trojans | News Detail


And last but not least a big shout to Canadian basketball legend Lars Hansen for being one of the inaugural members of the Coquitlam Hall of Fame ... Inaugural call for Coquitlam Hall