Archive for the ‘Sports/Basketball’ Category

Duke outlasts Auburn as Barrett scores 18 at Maui Invitational

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

R.J. Barrett and Cam Reddish scored 18 points each, and top-ranked Duke survived its stiffest challenge of the season, holding off No. 8 Auburn 78-72 Tuesday night to reach the Maui Invitational title game.

Canadian R.J. Barrett helps No. 1 Duke remain undefeated in Maui

Monday, November 19th, 2018

R.J. Barrett scored 20 points, Cam Reddish added 16 and top-ranked Duke remained undefeated at the Maui Invitational with a 90-64 rout over San Diego State.

Canada’s R.J. Barrett leads Duke to easy win over Eastern Michigan

Thursday, November 15th, 2018
RJ Barrett photo

The 18-year-old Canadian scored 20 points and added 6 assists as Duke beat Eastern Michigan 84-46.

Dwane Casey’s return sparks 5 memorable Raptors’ homecomings

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
Vince Carter photo

Dwane Casey is expected to be warmly received by fans in his his return to Toronto on Wednesday night. That certainly wasn't the case for all former members of the Raptors.

Canadian R.J. Barrett continues to shine as Duke downs Army

Sunday, November 11th, 2018
Army Duke Basketball

The fourth-ranked Blue Devils pulled away to beat the Army Black Knights 94-72 on Sunday behind 27 points and 16 rebounds from Zion Williamson, and 23 points from Canadian R.J. Barrett.

Canada’s R.J. Barrett breaks Duke record in sizzling college debut

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

Canadian R.J. Barrett scored 33 points and Zion Williamson added 28 as both players broke the Duke record for points in a freshman debut, and the Blue Devils romped over No. 2 Kentucky 118-84 on Tuesday night in the season-opening Champions Classic.

Exposure key to building women’s basketball in Canada

Monday, November 5th, 2018
Rio Olympics Basketball Women

After 10-plus years playing for Canada's national team and various pro-leagues overseas, as well having made history as the first Canadian woman on the coaching staff of a men's North American pro team, exposure is still the No. 1 hurdle Tamara Tatham sees for the nation's female basketball players, and the key to building a more lucrative future.

Watch the FIBA 3×3 Basketball World Tour: Beijing Masters Final

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Watch action from the Beijing Masters Final 3x3 basketball World Tour event in China.

Watch the FIBA 3×3 Basketball World Tour from Malaysia

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Watch live action from the Penang Masters 3x3 basketball World Tour event in Malaysia.

Watch the FIBA 3×3 Basketball World Tour from China

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Watch live action from the Chengdu Masters 3x3 basketball World Tour event in China.