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Young Basketballers Traveling To New York

Young Basketballers Traveling To New York

Today four young basketballers departed for New York to take part in the four-day Digicel NBA Jumpstart Experience. The players were selected at the end of the Jumpstart Elite camp which took place in the British Virgin Islands in October due to their excellent performance, ability and attitude displayed during the camp. The Jumpstart Experience is... Read more of this article

Basketball League: Rimrockers,Thunder Cats Win

Basketball League: Rimrockers,Thunder Cats Win

The Island Basketball League season continued at the CedarBridge Academy Gymnasium, with 227 points scored in a double header. In the first game on Wednesday [Nov 30] saw the young Skyforce team lose a game they led for the until the last seconds of the game going down 47-46 to the Rimrockers. Chris Horrwood scored 13 points for the Rimrockers, while... Read more of this article

New Basketball Head Coach: Gavin MacKenzie

New Basketball Head Coach: Gavin MacKenzie

The Bermuda Basketball Association’s International Affairs Committee [IAC] announced that Gavin MacKenzie has agreed to take on the position of Senior Men’s National Team Head Coach. “Coach MacKenzie has been a member of the Senior Men’s Coaching Staff since 2003. He was an Assistant Coach under former Head Coach Roderick Spencer.... Read more of this article

Basketball Coach Declines Invitation To Continue

Basketball Coach Declines Invitation To Continue

The Bermuda Basketball Association International Affairs Committee [IAC] has announced “with much regret” that Coach Roderick Spencer has declined an invitation to continue as Head Coach of the Senior Men’s National Team Program, thus vacating the position. A spokesperson said, “Coach Spencer has been the Men’s Head Coach... Read more of this article

Basketball League: Island Ballers & Flyboys Win

Basketball League: Island Ballers & Flyboys Win

Island Basketball League action inside the CedarBridge Academy Gymnasium with 164 points scored in a double header. New team the Island Ballers move to a 3-3 record by defeating the Hoopstars 49- 32, who now also have a 3-3 record. Omar Wolf scored 14 points to lead the Island Ballers to victory, while the Hoopstars got 10 points from Anthony Furbert. Game... Read more of this article

Island Basketball League: Team Hoopstars Win

Island Basketball League: Team Hoopstars Win

Only one game was played in Bermuda Island Basketball League action that produced 80 points. The veteran team Hoopstars edged a young Skyforce team 41-39, Ryan Walker was top scorer for Hoopstars with 9, while Bryce Gonsolves was top man for Skyforce with 13 points. Related StoriesBasketball Coach Declines Invitation To Continue Basketball... Read more of this article

Basketball League: Flyboys & Twisters Win

Basketball League: Flyboys & Twisters Win

A total of 206 points were scored in the latest Island Basketball League action. The opener saw the defending champions Flyboys defeat the Thunder Cats 65-48, Kariim O’Conner led the Flyboys with 21 points, while Chris Crumpler scored 14 points for the Thunder Cats. In game 2, the Twisters defeated a young Skyforce team 57-36, Sabor Bey scored 17... Read more of this article

Photos & Result: Basketball Double Header

Photos & Result: Basketball Double Header

The Island Basketball League Season resumed inside the CedarBridge Academy Gymnasium with a double header that saw 246 points scored on the night. The defending champions Flyboys went down to Rimrockers picking up their second loss of the season 64-54 and now have a record of 1- 2 on the season, while Rimrockers moved to 2 -1 on the new season. Criss... Read more of this article

Basketball: Island Ballers & Tsunami Win

Basketball: Island Ballers & Tsunami Win

The Island Basketball League resume at the Cedarbridge Academy Gymnasium after been affected by last week’s Hurricane Nicole, with both new teams to the league getting wins.The first game of the night saw the Island Ballers defeat the Skyforce 50-41. John Lee scored 29 points for the Island Ballers, while the Skyforce were led by Jorrel Smith... Read more of this article

Four Bermudians Selected For Jumpstart Clinic

Four Bermudians Selected For Jumpstart Clinic

The Digicel NBA Jumpstart Elite clinic concluded in the British Virgin Islands today with four Bermudian players being selected by the NBA coaches for the Digicel Jumpstart Experience in the U.S. later this year. The four players were selected from 57 young players from eight Caribbean countries who competed at the three-day camp, and make up half of... Read more of this article

Bermuda Basketball Season To Get Underway

Bermuda Basketball Season To Get Underway

The Island Basketball League [IBL] has announced the launch of its 2016-17 season which commences tonight, Monday, October 10th. Games are being held at the CedarBridge Academy gymnasium starting at 7:00pm with surprise giveaways during game days throughout the season. “We’re all about bringing together the excitement of team sport and the quality... Read more of this article

Six Young Basketballers Attending Camp In BVI

Six Young Basketballers Attending Camp In BVI

Six young Bermudian basketballers have departed for the British Virgin Islands to take part in the three-day Digicel NBA Jumpstart Elite Camp. The six players were selected at the end of the three-day Jumpstart Clinic which took place at The Berkley Institute in August. The players will be joined by 57 young players from Digicel NBA Jumpstart Clinics... Read more of this article

NBA Legend Visits CedarBridge Basketball Team

NBA Legend Visits CedarBridge Basketball Team

NBA legend Earl “The Pearl” Monroe paid a visit to CedarBridge Academy last week when he came to Bermuda as a special guest of the World Alternative Investment Summit [WAIS]. Monroe met with the CedarBridge high-school basketball team and its Head Coach Rickey Watts during a visit to the island for the inaugural asset-management event. BDA arranged... Read more of this article