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Canada wins final tuneup ahead of FIBA Women's World Cup

Canada wins final tuneup ahead of FIBA Women's World Cup

1 day ago   |   CBC   |   4 articles

Nirra Fields had a game-high 12 points as Canada's women's basketball team capped a three-game exhibition series in France with a 75-56 win over Senegal on Monday in Antibes...
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Non-NBAers embracing chance to represent Canada on FIBA stage

2 days ago   |   Sportsnet

A year from now, if all goes according to plan, the Canadian men's senior national team will be en route home from Beijing, China as medal winners at a major global basketball...
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Kobe Bryant Hung His Olympic Gold Medal in Pau Gasol's Locker

Kobe Bryant Hung His Olympic Gold Medal in Pau Gasol's Locker

5 days ago   |   SLAMonline   |   2 articles

Kobe Bryant was a ruthless teammate, who did whatever it took to motivate his Laker troops. The Black Mamba recalls the time he hung his 2008 Olympic Gold Medal-which he'd won...
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Ex-Raptors GM Glen Grunwald gets top job with Canada Basketball

Ex-Raptors GM Glen Grunwald gets top job with Canada Basketball

6 days ago   |   CBC   |   4 articles

Glen Grunwald will become the president and CEO of Canada Basketball effective Oct. 1, the sport's national governing body announced on Wednesday.
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Former Raptors, Knicks GM Grunwald takes over Canada Basketball

6 days ago   |   TheScore   |   4 articles

Former Toronto Raptors and New York Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald has been named the president and CEO of Canada Basketball, the organization announced Wednesday. "Glen...
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The time Kobe Bryant hung his gold medal in Pau Gasol's locker after Olympics

6 days ago   |   ProBasketballTalk   |   2 articles

It's Kobe's style of motivation.
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How Kobe Bryant Led the Rebirth of USA Basketball

7 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

As Nate McMillan remembers it , the superstars filed into the room, one by one. It was Team USA's first team meeting. Some of the biggest names in basketball- LeBron James...
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Kyrie told Nike to give Sue Bird 'whatever she wants' after she wore his shoes

8 days ago   |   TheScore

Since meeting during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving and Seattle Storm point guard Sue Bird have built a friendship that...
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Canadian women's basketball collapses late in exhibition loss to U.S

Canadian women's basketball collapses late in exhibition loss to U.S

10 days ago   |   CBC   |   3 articles

For three quarters Canada looked to be in charge and on the verge of handing the U.S. women's national team its first home loss in nearly 19 years.
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Canada's Achonwa leads women's basketball team past Japan in pre-worlds tuneup

Canada's Achonwa leads women's basketball team past Japan in pre-worlds tuneup

11 days ago   |   CBC   |   2 articles

Natalie Achonwa had a game-high 16 points and 11 rebounds as Canada hung on to beat Japan 76-69 on Friday in an exhibition tune-up for the 2018 World Cup.
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76ers name Elton Brand general manager, report says

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