Basketball

Youth basketball fun

Proudly sponsored by Doug Tarry Elite Stars Basketball is an organization in the St. Thomas community offering opportunities to youth, women, and men for recreational and competitive play. It is owned and operated by Jesse…
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Street basketball is back!

They revived a popular street hockey tradition by launching the first GOT GAME Street Hockey Tournament last year, and now they’re doing the same for basketball. And the very first GOT GAME Street Basketball Tournament…
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New coach? No problem

The London Lightning and former head coach Keith Vassell decided to mutually part ways after a weekend in December in which the Lightning lost two games in a row. After failing to reach 100 points…
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Lucky number three?

The 2018-2019 National Basketball League of Canada (NBLC) season tips off in mid-November, and the London Lightning are looking to make headlines – all season long. The Lightning could become the first team in league…
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Williamson achieves milestone

Garrett Williamson has been a member of the London Lightning for four seasons. He was a key piece of their 2017 NBL-C Championship and has had his most successful season with the Bolts this past…
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London Wheelchair Basketball

The 2017-18 season is well under way for the London Wheelchair Basketball Association, and the first half of the season has been full of games, practices, and even a few demonstrations. The London Flyers senior…
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Looking back on Bolts’ repeat

The 2017-2018 National Basketball League of Canada season saw the London Lightning defend their throne as they became back-to-back champions for the second time in franchise history. It brought the grand total of championships to…
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Boyd battles back from injury

London Lightning forward Julian Boyd tore the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee for the fourth time midway through the Lightning’s best season in team history last year. Boyd underwent surgery and began…
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Shock seeing success on court

Since 2003, St. Thomas Shock Basketball has been providing St. Thomas youth with the best fundamental and skill-developing basketball program around. They have done this by providing both a development and competitive program that offers…
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