Nick Nurse To Coach Canada At FIBA World Cup

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Nick Nurse To Coach Canada At FIBA World Cup 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Wed May 29, 2019 4:52 am

Nick Nurse has reportedly agreed to coach the Canadian men's basketball team at this summer's FIBA Basketball World Cup.


Nurse replaces long-time head coach Jay Triano.


Canada are in Group H with Lithuania, Australia and Senegal.

Via Lori Ewing/The Canadian Press

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Post#2 » by ishoy123 » Wed May 29, 2019 2:26 pm

Is he even Canadian?
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Post#3 » by Qhawe » Wed May 29, 2019 2:59 pm

ishoy123 wrote:Is he even Canadian?


You do realize John Calipari coaches the Dominican Republic right?
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Re: Nick Nurse To Coach Canada At FIBA World Cup 

Post#4 » by ishoy123 » Wed May 29, 2019 3:17 pm

Qhawe wrote:
ishoy123 wrote:Is he even Canadian?


You do realize John Calipari coaches the Dominican Republic right?


I actually didn't know that. Why have we been using Jay Triano all this time then?
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Re: Nick Nurse To Coach Canada At FIBA World Cup 

Post#5 » by donemilio21 » Wed May 29, 2019 3:22 pm

Canada actually has some decent talent to make it out of that group, but will all the NBA guys play?
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Post#6 » by bb22 » Wed May 29, 2019 6:31 pm

ishoy123 wrote:
Qhawe wrote:
ishoy123 wrote:Is he even Canadian?


You do realize John Calipari coaches the Dominican Republic right?


I actually didn't know that. Why have we been using Jay Triano all this time then?


Lmao exactly!!! :lol:
I think team Canada also realized this today.
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Re: Nick Nurse To Coach Canada At FIBA World Cup 

Post#7 » by AwkwardBoogaloo » Wed May 29, 2019 7:57 pm

ishoy123 wrote:
Qhawe wrote:
ishoy123 wrote:Is he even Canadian?


You do realize John Calipari coaches the Dominican Republic right?


I actually didn't know that. Why have we been using Jay Triano all this time then?


LOL good question. I guess we just like hiring guys that have coached the Raptors :dontknow:

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