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The Senior Women, Anthony Bennett, Braeden Anderson and Kia Nurse highlight Canadian Content

This week's worth of basketball news has the Senior Women winning silver in Mexico and heading to Turkey in 2014, Anthony Bennett, Braeden Anderson to have neck surgery, Kia Nurse could be the female Andrew Wiggins, Chris Egi commits to Harvard, Steve Nash and the Lakers and more in Canadian Content ...

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First we start off with our National Program and we must give a shout to our Senior Women for earning a Silver at the FIBA Americas Championship AND earn a spot at the FIBA World Cup next summer ...

TEAM CANADA POSTS BIG WIN OVER CHILE | Canada Basketball

SENIOR WOMEN TOP VENEZUELA AT FIBA AMERICAS | Canada Basketball

SENIOR WOMEN SHUT DOWN CUBA EN ROUTE TO SEMI-FINALS | Canada Basketball

SENIOR WOMEN ADVANCE TO GOLD MEDAL GAME AND QUALIFY FOR WORLDS | Canada Basketball



This is HUGE news ... GROUNDBREAKING WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL ACADEMY TO LAUNCH | Canada Basketball

Next up is the pro stuff ...

Can Anthony Bennett’s game translate to the NBA level? | canada.com

SLAM ONLINE | " He Can Ball

Lakers GM: Steve Nash expected to play limited minutes this season - CBSSports.com

Steve Nash says vibe different at Los Angeles Lakers camp - ESPN Los Angeles

A’s add pair of NCAA veterans

Rainmen assembling most talented Canadian basketball team ever: coach | Metro

Ottawa SkyHawks sign guard Jamal Crook

Lightning GM gets ‘real steal’ with signing | The London Free Press

SimplyCast signs deal with Rainmen | The Chronicle Herald

Here is one NC-Double-Eh look ... Fresno State forward Braeden Anderson expected to miss season after neck surgery | CollegeBasketballTalk

Now for a few high school stories ...

Young Kia Nurse a bright star for Canadian basketball | Basketball | CBC Sports

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UNLV Offers 2016 Prospect Justin Jackson | RunRebs

Basketball Lands Two Recruits

Scarborough’s Tyrell Gumbs-Frater doing his talking on the hard court

North Florida coach watches Colts | Sault Star

Crusaders carve first notch against Knights | HamiltonScores

Team from Barrie, Collingwood take on provincial competition at Georgian College basketball tournament | CTV Barrie News

Now for the CIS news ...

UPEI basketball, volleyball teams to play on a court with a new look - Sports - The Guardian

Aaron O'Brien leaves varsity basketball, heading to South Africa for fresh outlook - Sports - The Western Star

CBU women’s basketball to begin regional training centre for junior high girls - Sports - Cape Breton Post

Niagara players lead Badgers over Knights | St. Catharines Standard

And last but not least we have a pair of great stories from some players that show us it's never too late in life to rep your country on the hardwood ...

Mercurial home on the hardwood - Parksville Qualicum News

Doucet realizes lifelong dream of wearing maple leaf | The Chronicle Herald