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The JMNT still alive in Prague, Bennett goes back, Olynyk introduced in Boston and more in Canadian Content

The Junior Men are looking to stay alive in Prague, Anthony Bennett goes back to where is started for him in Toronto, Kelly Olynyk is introduced to Boston, the NBLC's Storm is moving, Junior Cadougan will be with Milwaukee's Summer League team and more in Canadian Content ...

Anthony Bennett, all business here, was also all fun business when he visited a Boys and Girls Club in Toronto Thursday.
Anthony Bennett, all business here, was also all fun business when he visited a Boys and Girls Club in Toronto Thursday.

First we start off with some National Program stuff ...



Five players who have raised their stock at the U-19 World Championships | The Dagger: College Basketball Blog - Yahoo! Sports

These may be a little late but better late than never ...

Get to know: Team Canada's Roy Rana -

Get to know: Team Canada's Trey Lyles -

Get to know: Team Canada's Notice -

Get to know: Team Canada's Xavier Rathan-Mayes -

Get to know: Team Canada's Tyler Ennis -

Futures: Canada's JMNT - YouTube

Remember that the Junior Men's National Team is playing this afternoon at 2:15pm EDT. If they want to keep that medal hope alive they will need to get past a pretty good US team. Good luck to our young men.

This team looks pretty decent heading over for the FISU Games in Russia ... DEVELOPMENT MEN’S NATIONAL TEAM ANNOUNCED | Canada Basketball

Charlottetown brothers to play for Canada at world wheelchair hoops tourney - Sports - The Guardian

Kosterman gets call for Canada - Langley Times

Now for lots of pro stuff ...

Anthony Bennett, NBA's top draft pick, offers advice to students in old neighbourhood | CTV Toronto News

No. 1 NBA pick Anthony Bennett will never forget where he came from | The Eh Game - Yahoo! Sports Canada

Great interview here ...

Move by Boston Celtics draft pick Kelly Olynyk paid off - Brockton, MA - The Enterprise

Boston Celtics draft pick Kelly Olynyk swings by Boston Red Sox batting practice, meets David Ortiz |

Discussing Kelly Olynyk's hair, skill, defense and NBA potential: Boston Celtics drafted an intelligent All-American |

Storm said to be moving to Charlottetown - Local - The Guardian

NBL of Canada confirms Storm considering move - Local - The Journal Pioneer

League president says Storm 'exploring possibilities' - Local - The Guardian

Storm still homeless - Local - The Journal Pioneer

SkyHawks announce first player signing

This is a great interview with Jalen Rose from our peeps at NorthPole Hoops ... Jalen Rose on Canadian Basketball: Anthony Bennett, Andrew Wiggins, Nik Stauskas -

Next up is the NC-Double-Eh looks ...

Guelph’s Achonwa considered contender for Lou Marsh Trophy

The Way To Andrew Wiggins " CBS Philly

Canada calls on Baylor sharpshooter - Baylor Men's Basketball

Looks like Junior is heading to summer camp in Orlando for the Bucks ...

A Canuck is on this team now ... D&E hoops team adds 7 players - | News, Sports, Jobs, WV, Community Information - The Inter-Mountain

Here we have a few high school stories ...

There are five Canadian kids you should keep an eye on that are on this list ... Five Stars All-Canada Grassroots Team

Cooper heading to U19 worlds | Basketball | Sports | Sudbury Star

6-10 forward Tristan Etienne verbally commits to attend Washington | CollegeBasketballTalk

Fredericton’s MacLeod commits to hoop Axewomen - Other Sports - Nova News Now

Team Alberta dribbles in to town | Basketball | Sports | Lloydminster Meridian Booster

Perseverance pays off for Rideau Rams basketball player

Bears land basketball blue-chipper | Sports | Edmonton Examiner

Here are the CIS looks ...

Our prayers and condolences go out to the family and friend of Naomie Fequeire ... Saint Mary's basketball player killed in Florida crash - Nova Scotia - CBC News

SMU hoops player dies in Florida | The Chronicle Herald

Gould signs three-year deal with UPEI Panthers - Sports - The Guardian

Basketball Panthers name new assistant coach - Sports - The Journal Pioneer

And last but not least we have a story about the passing of a beloved basketball official from out east ... Nova Scotia basketball referee dies after a fall - Nova Scotia - CBC News