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Top Canadian basketball stars passing on Olympic qualifier

Friday, June 10th, 2016
Andrew Wiggins

Several prominent Canadian basketball players will not be attending the team's training camp in Toronto. Canada is preparing for a last-chance Rio qualifier in July.

With Curry out, will LeBron skip Rio too?

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
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The basketball world again waits on a LeBron James decision, and this one could determine just how powerful the U.S. team will be at the Rio Olympics.

Steph Curry won’t compete at Rio Olympics: report

Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry will not compete at the upcoming Olympics in Rio, and some of his Golden State Warriors teammates are weighing their options, according to a report.

Wheelchair basketball teams deep with returning talent

Monday, May 30th, 2016
Nik Goncin

Wheelchair Basketball Canada announced rosters Monday for the teams which will compete in this summer's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.