Archive for the ‘Sports/PanAm (Actual)/Basketball’ Category

Canadian women go for hoops gold: what you need to know

Monday, July 20th, 2015
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The Canadians are hoping to make history when they face the U.S. in the gold-medal game of the women's basketball tournament at the Pan Am Games. Here are three things to know for Monday night's clash.

Canada’s men’s basketball team forced to hail taxi cabs

Monday, July 20th, 2015
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The Canadian men's basketball team is ready to roll at the Pan American Games, but its bus was not on Monday.

Canadian women beat Brazil, will face U.S. for basketball gold

Sunday, July 19th, 2015
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Canada will play the U.S. for gold in women's basketball after dispatching Brazil by a score of 91-63 Sunday at the Toronto Pan Am Games.

How will Canadian men’s basketball team do at Pan Am Games?

Saturday, July 18th, 2015
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The Canadian men's basketball roster for the Pan Am Games was officially announced on Saturday, with NBA players Anthony Bennett and Andrew Nicholson headlining the list.

Canadian men’s basketball team announced for Pan Am Games

Saturday, July 18th, 2015
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Canada Basketball announced its 12-man roster for the men's basketball at the Pan Am Games on Saturday, a team that includes NBA players Anthony Bennett and Andrew Nicholson.

Canada’s women’s basketball team improves to 2-0

Friday, July 17th, 2015
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Miranda Ayim and Tamara Tatham scored 12 points apiece as Canada's women's basketball team held off Argentina 73-58 on Friday to improve to 2-0 at the Pan American Games.

Canadian women’s basketball team opens with dominant win

Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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Canada's women's basketball team roared to a 101-38 rout of Venezuela in its opening match of the Pan American Games on Thursday.

Canadian men’s basketball team in tough at Pan Am Games

Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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The Canadian men's basketball team will find the preliminary round of the Pan Am Games extremely tough as they face the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Mexico in Group B.

Andrew Wiggins key to Canada’s golden age of basketball

Thursday, July 9th, 2015
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After decades of basketball futility, the Canadian men’s team — led by rising star Andrew Wiggins — appears to be heading into its golden age era.

Andrew Wiggins not part of Canada’s Pan Am basketball team

Friday, July 3rd, 2015
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The Canadian men’s basketball team will battle at the Pan Am Games without NBA rookie of the year Andrew Wiggins or defensive star Tristan Thompson. Canada Basketball announced Friday that the team will be selected after a six-day tryout from July 12-17.