NBA/WNBA

 

JOEL ANTHONY

Team: Boston Celtics

Position: Centre

Height: 6-9

Weight: 245

DOB: 08/09/1982

Hometown: Montreal, QC

College: UNLV

High School: Dawson Prep

Years Pro: 7

Draft: undrafted

Career Highlights

 

·         2-time NBA Champion with Miami Heat (2012-2013)

·         Named MWC Defensive player of the year (2007)

·         Finished second in the entire NCAA’s Division I blocks per 40               minutes (6.77).

 

ANTHONY BENNETT

Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Position: Forward

Height: 6-7

Weight: 259

DOB: 03/14/1993

Hometown: Toronto, ON

College: UNLV

High School: Finalay Prep

Years Pro: Rookie

Draft: 1st overall pick in 2013 NBA Draft

Career Highlights

 

·         Highest drafted Canadian (1st overall pick)

·         Mountain West Freshman of the Year

·         All-Mountian West First Team

·         All-NCAA First Team


 

SAMUEL DALEMBERT

Team: Dallas Mavericks

Position: Centre

Height: 6-11

Weight: 250

DOB: 05/10/1981

Hometown: Montreal, QC

College: Seton Hall

High School: St. Patrick

Years Pro:11

Draft: 26th overall by Philadelphia 76ers

Career Highlights

 

·         Finished seven of the last nine seasons ranked in the NBA’s top-10     in blocked shots.

·         Owns Seton Hall record for block shots

·         Named to Big East All-Rookie Team

 

CORY JOSEPH

Team: San Antonio Spurs

Position: Point Guard

Height: 6-3

Weight: 185

DOB: 08/20/1991

Hometown: Toronto, ON

College: Texas1991 Cavaliers rebounds (2004)ock shots at Kentuckyhip.ano Head Coach. rth consecutive time) A Americas U18 Championship fo

High School: Findlay Prep

Years Pro: 2

Draft: 29th overall by San Antonio Spurs

Career Highlights

 

·         Named player of the week in the NBAD League (2012)

·         Named to Big 12 All-Rookie Team

·         2x National High School Championship at Findlay Prep

·         Named to McDonald’s All-American Game (2010)

 

KELLY OLYNYK

Team: Boston Celtics

Position: Forward

Height: 7-0

Weight: 210

DOB: 04/19/1991

Hometown: Kamloops, BC

College: Gonzaga

High School: South Kamloops Secondary School

Years Pro: Rookie

Draft: 13th overall by Dallas Mavericks

Career Highlights

 

·         WCC Player of the Year

·         First Team All American  

·         2014 Rising Star Selection


 

STEVE NASH

Team: Los Angeles Lakers

Position: Point Guard

Height: 6-3

Weight: 178

DOB: 02/07/1974

Hometown: Victoria, BC

College: Santa Clara

High School: St. Michaels

Years Pro: 17

Draft: 15th overall by Phoenix Suns

Career Highlights

·         2x NBA MVP (2005,2006)

·         8x NBA All-Star

·         3x NBA-NBA First Team

·         5x NBA assists leader (2005-07, 2010-11)

·         Lou Marsh Trophy (2004)

·         2x WCC Player of the Year

ANDREW NICHOLSON

Team: Orlando Magic

Position: Forward

Height: 6-9

Weight: 250

DOB: 12/08/1989

Hometown: Mississauga, ON

College: St. Bonaventure1991 Cavaliers rebounds (2004)ock shots at Kentuckyhip.ano Head Coach. rth consecutive time) A Americas U18 Championship fo

High School: Father Michael Goetz

Years Pro: 1

Draft: 19th overall by Orlando Magic

Career Highlights

 

·         Named Atlantic 10 Player of the Year (2012)

·         2x Atlantic 10 First Team (2011 and 2012)

·         Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year (2009)

ROB SACRÉ

Team: Los Angeles Lakers

Position: Centre

Height: 7-0

Weight: 260

DOB: 06/06/1989

Hometown: North Vancouver, BC

College: Gonzaga 1991 Cavaliers rebounds (2004)ock shots at Kentuckyhip.ano Head Coach. rth consecutive time) A Americas U18 Championship fo

High School: Handsworth Secondary School

Years Pro: 1

Draft: 60th  overall by Los Angeles Lakers

Career Highlights

 

·         2x All-West Coast Conference first team (2011 and 2012)

·         Named WCC Defender of the Year (2012)

  

TRISTAN THOMPSON

Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Position: Forward

Height: 6-9

Weight: 227

DOB: 03/13/1991

Hometown: Toronto, ON

College: Texas1991 Cavaliers rebounds (2004)ock shots at Kentuckyhip.ano Head Coach. rth consecutive time) A Americas U18 Championship fo

High School: Findlay Prep

Years Pro: 2

Draft: 4th overall by Cleveland Cavaliers

Career Highlights

 

·         2nd Highest drafted Canadian (4th overall)

·         Named to NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2012)

·         Played in Rising Stars Game at All-Star Game Weekend (2012)

·         Named to McDonald’s All-American Game (2010)

 

 

 

 


 

 

KAYLA ALEXANDER

Team: San Antonio Silver Stars

Position: Centre

Height: 6-4

Weight: -

DOB: 01/05/1991

Hometown: Milton, ON

College: Syracuse University

High School: Milton District HS

Years Pro: Rookie

Draft: 8th overall by San Antonio Silver Stars

Career Highlights

 

·         Finished collegiate career with school records in points (2,024), blocks (350), field goals (736), free throws made (552), free throws attempted (750) and was tied in career games-played (140)