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Khem Birch selected the top Canadian playing abroad in last week's games

Khem Birch
Khem Birch
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Canadians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international center Khem Birch (208-92). He led Olympiacos to a victory over the seventh-ranked AGOR in the Greek A1 in Monday night's game.

Dwayne Smith leaves Olimpo

Dwayne Smith
Dwayne Smith
28-year old Jamaican-Canadian forward Dwayne Smith (198-103kg-89, college: G.Washington) left Olimpo de Bahia Blanca (TNA). In 29 games in Argentina he recorded 12.7ppg, 6.9rpg, 1.0apg and 1.5spg this season. The last summer Smith played at Academia in Colombian Liga DirecTV where in 33 games he averaged 14.6ppg, 7.5rpg and 1.8apg. He helped them to win the Colombian Liga DirecTV-1 title (twice) (also twice). Smith was selected to NBL Canada All-Star Game back in 2014. He has played previ...

Platense adds Gayden to their roster, ex St.John R.

Keith Gayden
Keith Gayden
Club Atletico Platense Florida (TNA) added to their roster experienced 34-year old American forward Keith Gayden (202-104kg-83, college: Duquesne). He just played at Saint John Riptide in Canadian NBL. The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others Gayden's team made it to the NBL Canada Semifinals in 2016. He was also voted All-Mexican LNBP Honorable Mention back in 2009. Gayden is quite experienced player. He has played also professionally in Chile (CD T...

Les Nomades are the 2017 CCAA MBB Champs

Alix Lochard
Alix Lochard
The Nomades de Montmorency upset the top-ranked Sheridan Bruins to win the CCAA Men's Basketball National Championship, spoiling Sheridan's bid for a perfect season. Paul Williams (201-C) was named player of the game for Sheridan, as he finished with a game-high 20 rebounds to go along with 14 points. Forward Alix Lochard took home the award for the Nomades as he put up 19 points and 14 rebounds in the victory. Nomades' guard Kevin Civil was named tournament MVP, and finished the champion...

KK ABS Primorje 1945 Herceg Novi inks Brandon Bilbija, ex Ryerson

KK ABS Primorje 1945 Herceg Novi (Erste Liga) signed Canadian forward Brandon Bilbija (208-107kg, college: Mars Hill). He just graduated from Mars Hill College . As mentioned above Bilbija is just out of college, and it is his first season as a professional player. Primorje needs to beat Danilovgrad at home in the next round in order to avoid relegation. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers List in Montenegro

Ashton Smith (ex Durham) joins CLS Knights

Ashton Smith
Ashton Smith
Defending champion CLS Knights Surabaya (IBL) agreed terms with 28-year old Canadian guard Ashton Smith (187-89, college: Indiana, PA). He just played at Durham in Canadian CBL league. Smith ended the last season at Bucaros in Colombia where in three Liga Sudamericana games he had 8.3ppg, 2.7rpg, 1.7apg and 1.0spg. But the most of that year he spent at Sabios in Colombian Liga DirecTV. In 11 games he recorded very impressive stats: 16.5ppg, 4.9rpg, 3.5apg and 1.5spg. The list of the past...

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