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The Rockets land Kyle Wiltjer

Kyle Wiltjer
Kyle Wiltjer
Houston Rockets (NBA) tabbed 24-year old Canadian ex-international forward Kyle Wiltjer (208-109kg-92, agency: Priority Sports). He just graduated from Gonzaga (NCAA). In 36 games he averaged impressive 20.4ppg, 6.3rpg and 1.5apg last season. He helped them to win WCC Tournament and they also made it to the NCAA Sweet 16. He can count that season as a very successful as All-WCC All-Tournament MVP, selected to All-WCC 1st Team and selected to NABC All-District 9 1st Team. Wiltjer also play...



Aaron Doornekamp (ex Fraport SKY) signs at CB Canarias

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Aaron
Doornekamp
Iberostar Tenerife CB Canarias (Liga Endesa) landed 31-year old Canadian ex-international forward Aaron Doornekamp (201-96kg-85, agency: Interperformances). He has a double citizenship as he also holds Dutch passport. Doornekamp has played for the last two years at Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt in German BBL league. In 39 games he averaged 11.3ppg, 5.0rpg and 2.1apg last season. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. Doornekamp also played 17 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he had 9.1p...



CB Canarias may tab Aaron Doornekamp

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Doornekamp
Iberostar Tenerife CB Canarias (Liga Endesa) is close to add to their roster 31-year old Canadian ex-international forward Aaron Doornekamp (201-96kg-85, agency: Interperformances) who played last time at Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt in Germany. He is a dual citizen owning also Dutch passport. In 39 BBL games he had 11.3ppg, 5.0rpg and 2.1apg last season. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. Doornekamp also played 17 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he recorded 9.1ppg, 4.5rpg and 2.0...



Canada edge Croatia in Novigrad

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Scrubb
Croatia - Canada 80:91 Canada victoriously tipped off their European tour. They beat Croatia in the friendly encounter in Novigrad. Philip Scrubb (190-G-92) stepped up with 27 points to pace the North American side. Canada sank 27 points in the first period to open a 6-point lead. Croatia narrowed the gap in the second frame. They pulled within three points at halftime 45:48. Canada picked up the tempo in the third quarter. They opened a 7-point advantage at the final intermission 67:60.



Przemek Golek joins British Columbia Christian

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Scrubb
The British Columbia Christian head coach, Kimani Shotwell, announced the signing of 6'6'' shooting guard/point guard, Przemyslaw Golek(195-SF-00), to acceptance letter of attendance. "Przemek is a bigtime prospect at his age and I would venture to say he will be recognized very soon as one of the best prospects in 2020 graduation class," said Coach Shotwell of the 6'6'' 205 lb freshman combo guard, "Przemek is very athletic and can score from everywhere on the court. His ball handling an...



U 17 MEN BEAT ARGENTINA 87-51 IN THIRD GAME OF EXHIBITION PLAY IN FRANCE

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COURTESY BASKETBALL.CA Canada U17 Mens team had a successful week in France. Competing in a 3 game round robin exhibition tournament, the men finished with a 2-1 record, losing to France in game one 86-83 in overtime, beating Australia in game two 88-53 and with almost identical scores beat Argentina in game three 87-51, with this type of moementum its bound to be a great summer for the U17 men. ' We came out with a defensive intensity tonigt which ignited the offensive e...



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