EDMONTON, AB (July 7, 2018) – Team Toronto (Alex Johnson, Shaquille Keith, Tramar Sutherland, Marlo Davis) was crowned the winner of the 2018 3×3 Canada Quest National Final after defeating Team Winnipeg (Wyatt Ansers, O’Neil Gordon, Ayob Ayob, Jelane Pryce) 21-14 in the final.
Seven teams from regional events across the country, including Team Saskatoon who received a wildcard berth, competed for the title of 3×3 Canada Quest Finals Champion this past weekend at the Saville Community Sports Centre in Edmonton.
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Toronto and Winnipeg, along with Team Montreal, earned berths into the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2018 Saskatoon Masters. Team Saskatoon previously qualified for the event based on their world ranking from last season.
The FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2018 Saskatoon Masters, once again hosted in conjunction with Taste of Saskatchewan on July 21 – 22, 2018, will kick off the World Tour season and be comprised of 12 teams of four players from around the world participating in a two-day tournament.
In addition to the main event, a dunk contest and a shoot-out contest will take place in between games. Live music, cheerleaders, dance teams and other entertainment will be held throughout the weekend. An amateur 3×3 tournament is also being planned to take place on satellite courts alongside the FIBA 3×3 World Tour Masters.
Courtesy Canada Basketball
P.S. Team Toronto were the winners of the GTA 3X3 Tournament