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Canada falls to Germany at FIBA World Cup but Olympic dream remains alive
SHANGHAI, China — Barring an unforeseen surprise from FIBA, it appears Team Canada’s dream of a berth in the Olympics remains alive. By no means will achieving that be easy, but following a 2-3 finish to their FIBA World Cup play here, ...
Life has changed for Raptors coach Nick Nurse in wake of NBA title
SHANGHAI, China — Less than 24 hours after he popped that first bottle of bubbly in celebration of the Raptors’ NBA championship last June, Nick Nurse began to see just how much life had changed. The day after that Game 6 win over the ...
Canadian basketball reinforcements Klassen, Brown make huge sacrifices to answer the call
SHANGHAI, China — Not everyone, much as it might seem, was trying to get out of the opportunity to come to China and represent Canada at this FIBA World Cup. There are 12 players and countless staff members all here of their own accord ...
Third time's the charm for Canada with win over Senagal at FIBA World Cup
DONGGUAN, China — Third time was the charm for Canada here at the FIBA World Cup. An 82-60 win over Senagal to finish out the first round marks Canada’s first win in World Cup play in 17 years. Canada opened this tournament with ...
Nurse rounds out Raptors coaching staff
DONGGUAN, China — Raptors’ head coach Nick Nurse, who is in China serving as the head coach for Canada, had a little nugget of news to share. He has filled out his coaching staff with the duo of Fabulous Flournoy and Mark Tyndale ...
Khem Birch: A man who knows what he wants
DONGGUAN, China — Khem Birch is his own man and pity the fool who tries to argue that. The Orlando Magic power forward/centre is one of just two NBA rostered players in China representing Canada. He along with Sacramento Kings’ ...
FIBA WORLD CUP: Canada licking its early wounds
DONGGUAN, China — The blame game has begun, but not inside Canada Basketball … at least not yet. Two losses and an early elimination from FIBA World Cup play already has people calling for Canadian team GM Rowan Barrett’s ...
FIBA WORLD CUP NOTES: Canada built chemistry during stop-off Down Under
DONGGUAN, China — All that angst over the likelihood of Cory Joseph not re-joining the Canadian side in time for the start of the FIBA World Cup never touched Canada’s locker room. When Joseph failed to join the team in Australia for ...
MIKE GANTER: NBAer Cory Joseph joins Canadian team for World Cup in China
DONGGUAN, China — Rest easy, Canada. Point guard Cory Joseph, the man who never says ‘No’ to his country, has arrived. The former Raptor, now with the Sacramento Kings, was not with Canada during it’s five-game ...
Canada's lack of NBA talent going to make for tough sledding in China
This was not the way it was supposed to be this time around. No, this time Canada was supposed to have a plethora of talent, so much so that head coach Nick Nurse was going to have some very tough decisions to make in forming his ...