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J.Hradec signs Stephon Lamar, ex Saskatchewan

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BK Lions Jindrichuv Hradec (NBL) signed American point guard Stephon Lamar (184, college: Pacific). He has played for the last two seasons at Saskatchewan in Canadian CIS league. In 27 games he had very impressive stats: 19.6ppg, 3.6rpg, 5.7apg (top 2) and 1.4spg in 2013-14 season. Great year as he was named to CIS All-Canadian 2nd Team. Lamar's team was regular season runner-up in CanWest Prairie Division. He was voted All-CanWest Player of the Year in 2013. Lamar graduated from Universi...



Jordan Bachynski signs at Giants for 2016

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Goldfields Giants (SBL) made a very long-shot move by landing a 26-year old Canadian ex-international center Jordan Bachynski (218-117kg-89, college: Arizona State) for next 2016 season. He moved there from Westchester Knicks (D-League) in the U.S. where he started the season. In 18 games he averaged 6.6ppg, 5.3rpg and 2.2bpg this season. Bachynski also played at Eskisehir Basket (TBL) in Turkish league that season. In four D-League games he had just 2.0ppg and 2.5rpg. He received All-Pac...



Practice with the Pros Pro-AM and Community Events

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courtesy oursportscentral.com Keep an out out for news on our annual Power Pro-Am. This years Pro-Am will be held at the Hershey Sportszone every sunday from June 14th to July 19th. The Pro-Am will feature some of the top talents in the GTA with many players coming from the NBLC. Practice with the pros, last years hit practice with the pros summer camp for ages 7-13 is back. Learn the fundamentals and pro tips from the pros themselves



NBL Dream lives on Despite Fans Furor

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courtesy oursportscentral.com When the Windsor Express and the Halifax Rainmen embaraassed the National Basketball League of Canada an immediate ire and cry was raised from the most successful fan base in London. Social media exploded after the Rainmen refused to play the Express in Game 7 of their championchip series. Fans called for London Lightning owner Vito Frija too get the team out while the getting was good



TEAM OWNERS MAKE RIGHT CALL

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COURTESY OURSPORTSCENTRAL.COM This is smething that's rarely been heard, the National Basketball League of Canada got it right. Yes, you can pick yourself up off the floor



Kyle Alexander commits to Tennessee basketball team

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Rick Barnes added his third commitment as Tennessee men's basketball coach Thursday, when three-star Canadian forward Kyle Alexander (F) committed to play for the Vols. The 6-foot-10, 200-pound prospect from Orangeville Prep in Orangeville, Ontario, picked UT over New Mexico. He also held offers from Missouri, James Madison, Old Dominion, Pittsburgh, Rhode Island, Rice St. Bonaventure and Western Kentucky. Alexander told the News Sentinel he has not yet signed his letter of intent, but pl...



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Daniel Mullings Invited to NBA Pre-Draft Workout with the Miami Heat

TORONTO, May 28, 2015 – Slan Sports Management is pleased to announce that Daniel Mullings will participate in an NBA Pre-Draft Workout today with the… Read More

Stephon Lamar Signs One-Year Contract in the Czech Republic

TORONTO, May 27, 2015 – Slan Sports Management is pleased to announce that Stephon Lamar has signed his first professional contract with BK Lions Jindrichuv… Read More

Nayo Raincock-Ekunwe Signs One-Year Contract To Play In Eurocup

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