Jonathan Holmes

Team USA AmeriCup 2017 Roster Announced

USA Basketball has announced their 2017 AmeriCup roster. FIBA AmeriCup 2017, considered the FIBA Americas zone championship, will feature 12 nations from North America, Central America, the Caribbean and South America. The United States last participated in 2007 when it was still name  FIBA Americas Championship.   US Roster Billy Baron (Eskişehir Basket – BSL, Canisius) Baron […]

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Team USA vs Team Canada

Team USA survives Exhibition against Canada

Team USA, represented by Purdue’s men’s basketball team, had to fight to beat Team Canada, 94-86, in an Exhibition played at Carmel High School. The Canadian National Teams have had a big summer in basketball and showed the strength of their program yet again. Team Canada shot 52.6% in the second quarter in the second quarter […]

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AfroBasket 2017 Drawing

The official draw for FIBA AfroBasket 2017 took place on Sunday. Group A : 1.Nigeria ; 2.DR Congo; 3.Mali; 4.Cote d’Ivoire Group B : 1.Angola ; 2.Central African Republic; 3.Morocco; 4.Uganda Group C : 1.Tunisia ; 2.Guinea; 3.Rwanda; 4.Cameroon Group D : 1.Senegal ; 2.Mozambique; 3.Egypt; 4.South Africa Nigeria won the event in 2015. Facebook […]

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Saskatoon ready on eve of FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2017

Press Release: Courtesy FIBA on July 14th, 2017 SASKATOON (FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2017) – The sixth edition of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour – the flagship event of the 3×3 professional circuit – starts on Saturday in Saskatoon, Canada and will visit a total of eight cities with 7 Masters leading up to the Bloomage Beijing Final on October 21-22. Twelve teams will […]

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FIBA U19 World Cup

FIBA U-19 set to start

Team USA’s U19 squad gets set to tip off in the FIBA U19 World Cup. Coach John Calipari kept a roster full of versatile players as opposed to big players. Below are the rosters for all teams. • Group A: Argentina; New Zealand; Korea; France • Group B: Germany; Egypt; Puerto Rico; Lithuania • Group […]

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Tunisia and Senegal to co-host FIBA AfroBasket 2017

Press Release: Courtesy FIBA on June 27th, 2017 ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire – FIBA Africa confirmed on Friday night that Tunisia and Senegal will jointly host FIBA AfroBasket 2017 from September 8-16. The 16 participating teams will be divided into four groups of four in the Group Phase (September 8-10), with Senegal’s capital city of Dakar […]

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