SENIOR MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM JUNE 2018 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER ANNOUNCED | Canada Basketball

SENIOR MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM JUNE 2018 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER ANNOUNCED

TORONTO, Ont. (June 18, 2018) - Canada Basketball is pleased to announce the roster for training camp and exhibition play ahead of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers.

Head Coach Jay Triano (Charlotte Hornets) will be joined by assistants Roy Rana (Ryerson University), Nathaniel Mitchell (Raptors 905), Dave Smart (Carleton University), and Scott Morrison (Boston Celtics).

The team will travel to British Columbia this week to face China in the Pacific Rim Basketball Classic.  Rogers Arena in downtown Vancouver will host Team Canada on Friday, June 22 at 7:30 PM PT before the team travels to the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in Victoria for a game on Sunday, June 24 at 5:00 PM PT.

Canada resumes the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers with a first-place showdown against Dominican Republic on Friday, June 29 in Toronto, before concluding the first-round with a Canada Day long weekend matchup versus U.S. Virgin Islands at The Arena at TD Place on Monday, July 2 in Ottawa.

A full list of athletes, coaches and team schedule can be found below.
 
Media interested in attending training camp can contact Matt Walker (mwalker@basketball.ca). Practices will take place at the Richmond Olympic Oval (June 20-21).

Thursday, June 28 (Ricoh Coliseum)
1:30 PM - Arrival
1:45 PM - Access to gym
2:00 PM - Availability

Jay Triano
Dwight Powell

2018 SENIOR MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM JUNE 2018 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER 

Name

Position

Height

Hometown

Current Club

R.J. Barrett

Guard

6'7"

Mississauga, ON

Montverde Academy (Florida)

Anthony Bennett

Forward

6'8"

Toronto, ON

Maine Red Claws (G-League)

Aaron Best

Guard

6'4"

Scarborough, ON

Raptors 905 (G-League)

Khem Birch*

Centre

6'9"

Montreal, QC

Orlando Magic

Chris Boucher

Forward

6'10"

Montreal, QC

Golden State Warriors

Dillon Brooks

Forward

6'7"

Mississauga, ON

Memphis Grizzlies

Melvin Ejim

Forward

6'6"

Toronto, ON

BC UNICS (Russia)

Olivier Hanlan

Guard

6'4"

Aylmer, QC

Austin Spurs (G-League)

Brady Heslip

Guard

6'2"

Burlington, ON

Trabzonspor (Turkey)

Cory Joseph*

Guard

6'3"

Toronto, ON

Indiana Pacers

Kaza Kajami-Keane

Guard

6'2"

Ajax, ON

Raptors 905 (G-League)

Andrew Nembhard

Guard

6'4"

Aurora, ON

Montverde Academy (Florida)

Andrew Nicholson

Forward

6'9"

Mississauga, ON

Guangdong Southern Tigers (China)

Kelly Olynyk

Centre

7'0"

Kamloops, BC

Miami Heat

Dwight Powell

Forward

6'9"

Toronto, ON

Dallas Mavericks

Phil Scrubb

Guard

6'3"

Richmond, BC

Fraport Skyliners (Germany)

Tommy Scrubb

Forward

6'6"

Richmond, BC

S.S. Felice Scandone (Italy)

*Unavailable for Pacific Rim Basketball Classic

2018 SENIOR MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM JUNE 2018 TRAINING CAMP COACHES & STAFF

Name

Position

Hometown

Jay Triano 

Head Coach

Niagara Falls, ON

Roy Rana

Assistant Coach

Toronto, ON

Nathaniel Mitchell

Assistant Coach

Toronto, ON

Dave Smart

Assistant Coach

Kingston, ON

Scott Morrison

Assistant Coach

Morell, PEI

Rowan Barrett

Assistant GM / Executive VP

Mississauga, ON

James DePoe

Team Manager

Toronto, ON

Jeff Petroff

Equipment Manager

Toronto, ON

David Grundman

Basketball Operations

Toronto, ON

Dr. John Philpott

Team Doctor

Miramichi, NB

Samuel Gibbs

Athletic Therapist

Toronto, ON

Dr. Peter Jensen

Sports Psychologist

Toronto, ON

Jason Meehan

Athletic Therapist

Mt. Pearl, NL

Charlie Weingroff

Strength and Conditioning Coach   

Newark, NJ

Dipesh Mistry

Video Coordinator

Markham, ON

Phil Jevtovic

Performance Analyst

Toronto, ON

Joe Alexander

Team Security

Milton, ON

Matt Walker

Communications Manager

Ancaster, ON

 2018 SENIOR MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM JUNE 2018 SCHEDULE

DATE

ITEM

 

June 20-21

Training Camp

Richmond Olympic Oval - Richmond, BC

June 22

Canada vs. China (Exhibition)

Rogers Arena - Vancouver, BC

June 24

Canada vs. China (Exhibition)

Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre - Victoria, BC

June 26-27

Training Camp

Mattamy Athletic Centre - Toronto, ON

June 29

Canada vs. Dominican Republic

Ricoh Coliseum - Toronto, ON

July 2

Canada vs. U.S. Virgin Islands

The Arena at TD Place - Ottawa, ON