Mambi Diawara is providing a light in Saskatchewan’s dark season

TORONTO, ON – It has been anything but easy for the Saskatchewan Rattlers this year. After winning on the inaugural season of the CEBL, they find themselves winless through eight games in 2021. However, even with a dark season looming over the Rattlers, some positives are coming from the team. Fans can enter back into the building after almost two years without them, and some … Continue reading Mambi Diawara is providing a light in Saskatchewan’s dark season

2021 CEBL Notebook #4: Five U SPORTS names making noise in Week 3

TORONTO, ON – It turns out that it really is Xavier Moon’s world, and we’re all just living in it. The reigning CEBL MVP put on another clinic on Thursday night, as the Edmonton Stingers visited perhaps their strongest championship challengers in the Hamilton Honey Badgers, and came through with a statement win in the process. Edmonton went into FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton and thoroughly … Continue reading 2021 CEBL Notebook #4: Five U SPORTS names making noise in Week 3

JV Mukama brings all-round power to Hamilton

It was a battle in Ontario as the Guelph Nighthawks faced the Hamilton Honey Badgers. It was their third matchup of the season, and the Honey Badgers were looking for their third win against them and their fifth win in a row. Honey Badgers’ starter, and one of the veterans on the team, Hamilton native Jean-Victor Mukama, finished the last game scoring the game-winning basket … Continue reading JV Mukama brings all-round power to Hamilton

2021 CEBL Notebook #3: 5 U SPORTS Names Making Noise in Week 2

TORONTO, ON – The CEBL is usually a league where any team can win on any given night, but the Guelph Nighthawks weren’t able to find any good nights over the course of the past week. Guelph dropped three straight games to the their archrival Hamilton Honey Badgers, who have ridden a couple of emerging U SPORTS studs to 2nd place in the CEBL, behind only … Continue reading 2021 CEBL Notebook #3: 5 U SPORTS Names Making Noise in Week 2

U SPORTS takeaways from Week 2 of the CPL

Vancouver, BC- Another week, another set of top performances from current and former U SPORTS athletes in the Canadian Premier League.  Let’s get right to it—the top three U SPORTS moments of the week from the CPL’s second week.  Tony Mikhael impresses with Valour Valour FC welcomed back fans to IG Field this week, and that is one factor that has aided their ascent to … Continue reading U SPORTS takeaways from Week 2 of the CPL

Former U SPORTS star Kadre Gray adjusting quickly to the CEBL with Ottawa

VANCOUVER, BC – When Kadre Gray plays basketball, he likes to smile. Whether during his time in U SPORTS or now at the professional level, he knows the sport is supposed to be fun. That’s why he smiles; he just loves the game of basketball.  In his first season with the CEBL’s Ottawa BlackJacks, Gray is showcasing the skills that earned him several accolades while … Continue reading Former U SPORTS star Kadre Gray adjusting quickly to the CEBL with Ottawa

Hamilton’s guards don’t shy away from the moment

TORONTO, ON – At 3-1, the Hamilton Honey Badgers sit third in the CEBL, and their victories have come with nothing short of impressive performances. Kalif Young, Kenny Ejim and Thomas Kennedy get the job done inside the paint while their guards put on a show offensively. Feeding the ball to a dominant post inside and letting a player go to work is something many … Continue reading Hamilton’s guards don’t shy away from the moment