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We have great coverage on the Canada Basketball Junior National Team press conference, Tristan Thompson is a SLAM All American, Edmonton Energy, Tristan Blackwood from Germany and a whole lot more in today's edition of Canadian Content ...


We'll start off with coverage of the Canada Basketball press conference to announce the Junior National program ... 

Here is the official release from CB on Friday's press conference ... Canada Basketball | CANADA 

Canada’s young hoops stars set to take on the world -

Canada Readies For The FIBA U17 World Championships - The FAN 590 Toronto - Audio on Demand

Ryerson Head Men's Coach Roy Rana will be serving as coach of the Canadian Cadet Team again this summer ... Ryerson Sports & Recreation: Press Releases

And remember to help our teams along the way by donating here ... Canada Basketball | TexttoGive Campaign


And some High School news here from our friends at SLAM ...

Tristan Thompson made the SLAM Magazine All America list ... SLAM ONLINE | " SLAM 2010 All-Americans

And there are a few Canadians on this list from our colleague Rodger Bohn over at SLAM ... SLAM ONLINE | " SLAM Fresh 75 - 2010

And this should be for real ... Texas has only two recruits this year, but they will make an instant impact - ESPN


Now for some CIS news ...

OUA recruits Smart for marketing committee |

The Dal Men's Basketball Team annouce their recruiting class ... Dalhousie Athletic & Recreational Services

The head coach of Guelph's Women's basketball team takes a leave ... University of Guelph Athletics - Basketball - Women - News


On the Pro Ball front, we have some interview clips of our Runner Up NC-Double-Eh Player of the Decade Tristan Blackwood while he was in Germany ...

YouTube - Tristan Blackwood klaar voor de top

YouTube - Tristan Blackwood topscorer tegen Upstairs Weert


Last but not least we have some clips on the Edmonton Energy.  Expect to get the full weekend's action recapped in the next few days ...

Patten back in town playing for Edmonton Energy

Calier gets up off floor to spark Edmonton effort