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Today we have the Senior Women clobbering Paraguay, Kris Joseph, lots of NBL Canada news, a Toronto area high school is fielding an elite girls team, Nike puts out a tribute shoe to the late John Strickland and more in this edition of Canadian Content ...


First we start off with some National Team news ...


Canada dominates Paraguay in women's basketball qualifier

The Senior Women will play again tonight at 8pm against Jamaica to end pool play. 


And here we have a nice recap of the 3x3 experience from the point of view of one of the parents of the athletes ... Canada Basketball | CANADA BASKETBALL 3x3 A VERY PROMISING START BY ANDR


And now for some pro news ...

First off, RIP former Halifax Rainmen John Strickland and a very big shout to Nike for releasing a tribute shoe in his honor.  I'm going to try and get my hands on a pair for sure ... NIKE AIR FORCE 1 FRANCHISE (JOHN STRICKLAND TRIBUTE) - Sneaker Releases - Sneaker Freaker Magazine


And the new pro goes back to his roots ... Cory Joseph takes a walk down memory lane -


And lots of NBL Canada news ...

Globetrotter among Lightning roster members | London Community News

Storm signs small forward - Sports - The Journal Pioneer

Gottselig signs deal with NBL franchise

Lightning bring roster count to nine | London Community News - Rats in Currie Center Oct. 23 | By BILL HUNT - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada


Now for some NC-Double-Eh stuff ...

Our SB colleagues at Troy Nunes have a question ... Syracuse Basketball: Is Kris Joseph Ready For All-American Status? - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

While our other SB colleagues at Double-T Nation profile a Canadian recruit ... Recruiting on the South Plains | PF/C Dejan Kravic - Double-T Nation


Now for some high school stories ...

Big shout to Gil and his peeps at Crown Magazine for this look ... Lady Bruin Classic(2011) – Standout Evaluations | Crown Magazine

And this one too ... Audu Picks Siena  | Crown Magazine

And here we have a story on an interesting basketball situation ... School’s girls hoops squad hits road toward scholarships -

And remember that our people at Northpole Hoops are holding the first East Coast Showcase beginning Sept 30.  If you're on the east coat you can check it out in person and if not you can catch it streamed on SportsStream live.  Get out and support this great event.  


Now up we have some CIS looks ... - Now the real work begins with Canada West

Ryan MacKinnon and UVic Vikes playing here Oct. 1

UVic women's coach lands young Aussie hoops star - UVic Vikes men's basketball team returning to Isfeld


Next  a CCAA story ... Colts’ basketball team shooting for the top | The Toronto Observer


And last but not least we have a look at the growing Steve Nash Youth program ... Basketball program grows - Sports - Advertiser