Professionalism and competition of the CEBL is allowing its stars to make the jump to the NBA.
Portugal is known primarily as a footballing nation, producing star players such as Cristiano Ronaldo.
The small Iberian nation of 11 million people is now turning out athletes making an impact in other sports, such as basketball.
Delaney Gibb has always competed against older players, so being the youngest at the most important game of her life didn’t frighten the point guard away.
Claudia Viana is the only female USPORTS basketball player from Portugal, and putting her country in the spotlight in Canadian university basketball.
Brampton’s Javier Gilgeous-Glasgow is confident in reaching his ultimate goal of making it to the NBA.
Delaney Gibb had a game high 18 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocks and was named Co-MVP, as Team Red narrowly defeated Team White 99-98 in the Biosteel All Canadian Girls Game at the Goldring Centre on Sunday afternoon.
Paralympian Chad Jassman has overcome many challenges in his life and believes his love of wheelchair basketball helped him overcome them.
Wheelchair basketball player Reed De’Aeth is training hard for the opportunity to represent Canada in the 2024 Paralympics.
Young and upcoming basketball players in East York are determined to destroy stereotypes that Canadians can’t hold their own.
Blaise Mutware, a member of Canada’s men’s wheelchair basketball team, started playing when he moved to Canada at 13, but is quickly becoming a star.