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Greg Francis leaving Waterloo Warriors for new position with Canada Basketball

Greg Francis
Greg Francis
Head coach of the Waterloo men's basketball program, Greg Francis will be moving on from the Warriors after accepting a new position with Canada Basketball as Performance Manager - Men's High Performance. Francis coached Waterloo for three seasons (2012-2015) producing quality talent such as point guard Myles Charvis (Mississauga) who was third in the OUA this season with 20.3 points per game and was a member of the all-rookie team in 2013 and Jaspreet Gill (Oliver) who brought excitement...

Dailey is back at GIE Maile Matrix

GIE Maile Matrix agreed terms with 29-year old power forward Jermaine Dailey (203-95kg-86, college: Ill.-Chicago). It is actually his comeback to GIE Maile Matrix as he played here before. Dailey moved there from Halifax Rainmen in Canadian NBL where he played the last season. In 24 NBL Canada games he had 7

Rainmens Young Named to First All Star Team

courtesy Kevin Young of the Halifax Rainmen was named to the National Basketball League of Canada first all-star team Wednesday. Joining Young on the first team were QUINNEL Brown, Windsor Express, Marvin Phillips, London Lightning, Brandon Robinson, Island Storm and Anthony Anderson, Saint John Mil Rats

Los Mochis tab Mike Martin, ex The Island S.

Mike Martin
Mike Martin
Pioneros de Los Mochis (CIBACOPA) inked 30-year old American center Mike Martin (201-113kg-85, college: Cal State - Chico). He played recently at The Island Storm in Canadian NBL. In 33 NBL Canada games he averaged 13.4ppg, 6.5rpg and 2

Tijuana welcomes back Lathan, ex Moncton M.

Zonkeys de Tijuana (CIBACOPA) landed 31-year old American guard Trayvon Lathan (201-91kg-84, college: Chowan, agency: Elite Talent Exchange). It is actually his comeback to Tijuana Zonkeys as he played here before. Lathan played recently at Moncton Miracles in Canadian NBL. In 28 NBL Canada games he averaged impressive 16.1ppg, 7

Michele O'Keefe named new boss of Canada Basketball

Canada Basketball has a new head honcho. Michele O'Keefe was appointed president and chief executive officer of the rising organization on Tuesday. 'With her growing focus on the business operations of Canada Basketball since moving from leading basketball operations to the role of executive director in 2012, Michele demonstrated significant additional capacity,' said outgoing president and CEO Wayne Parrish in a release. 'We believe the organization is in excellent hands and we look forw...

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