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Today we have the Senior Women looking to close out the National Team season, Russell Hicks in LA, UBC taking a tour of Asia before the season, our colleague Mark Wacyk gives us a look at the CIS and a lot more in this edition of Canadian Content ...

It's almost time for the Senior Women to close out the FIBA events this summer ...

Canada Basketball | SENIOR WOMEN READY TO GO AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Quiet nights well worth it for Canadian hoops stars - thestar.com

Canada ready for women's basketball worlds

Canadian women relish role as underdogs in basketball worlds

University of Vermont - Pilypaitis & Team Canada Begin 2010 FIBA World Championship Action Thursday

And if you don't know, Courtnay has also signed a contract to play ball this season too ... University of Vermont - Pilypaitis Signs Pro Contract with Lithuanian Team

 

And in pro news ...

Big shout to Russell Hicks for getting a training camp invite in LA ... Dream takes Hicks to L.A. - Niagara Falls Review - Ontario, CA

We also want to give a big shout to Edmonton's own Steve Sir who was invited to a pre training camp event for the Minnesota T-Wolves.  We hope he gets the to the training camp.

And the first game for Saint John is set ... telegraphjournal.com - Premier League debuts in Port City on Dec. 9 | Telegraph-Journal - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada

 

Now for some high school stuff ...

Sudbury Sports News - Laurentian tournament showcases girl's basketball talent

telegraphjournal.com - Millrats salute young Olympian - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada

 

And with the season around the corner, here's some CIS news ...

First from our colleague Mark Wacyk at www.cishoops.ca who gives us a rundown on the landscape going into this season ... CIS Hoops.ca: Dawn of another season; CIS Top 10 first discussion.  And he has a schedule lined up too ... CIS Hoops.ca: CIS Non-Conference Schedule

Bitter sweet celebration - Queen's Journal

Home Court Advantage | The Manitoban Online

University Of British Columbia Thunderbirds - Asia tour on horizon for T-Birds

Kevin Mcleery playing in Dutch Basketball League | Ottawa Hoops

UPEI Panther Sport announces new Legacy event, September 23 | Athletics Main Site | University of Prince Edward Island

 

Now for some CCAA tidbits ...

Lakeland hoopsters look strong | Other Sports | Sports | Edmonton Sun

First impressions of Cougars are good but... - Sault This Week - Ontario, CA

 

And last but not least, people tell a friend, a family member, tell anybody to get on the NBA site and vote in Canada's own Justin Darlington to get to LA for the Slamdunk Showdown ... Sprite Slamdunk Showdown | NBA.com