April 24th, 2014

What do NCAA Coaches Look for in a ...


North Pole Hoops will be tracking Canadian teams in Akron, Ohio and Pittsburgh, PA for the NCAA spring LIVE evaluation period. As we prepare to [...]

April 22nd, 2014

Canadian Basketball Historian: Curtis J. ...


Editor’s Note: Introducing Canadian basketball historian Curtis J. Phillips, who will add insight on the past, and contribute to North Pole Hoops Trailblazers–a segment dedicated to shedding [...]

April 21st, 2014

Welcome to the off-season, We’ve ...

Kyle Julius address #NPHShowcase Campers

Welcome to the off-season. We’ve got work to do. A good off season is lonely and full of pain and struggle. It will be painful [...]

April 20th, 2014

Nemanja Zarkovic: Passing The Look Test

Nemanja Zarkovic, NPH Quebec Showcase Alumni

There are highly regarded prospects who receive heavy attention early in their careers, however unable to maintain a level of excellence in order to take [...]

April 19th, 2014

Jordan Brand Highlights – Jahvon ...

BROOKLYN,NY–Jahvon Blair became the fourth Canadian to earn the Jordan Brand Classic International game MVP after big Canadian basketball names like Andrew Wiggins, Duane Notice [...]

April 18th, 2014

Jahvon Blair Takes Jordan Brand MVP, ...

Jahvon Blair (right) takes Team  White MVP at Jordan Brand Classic International game

BROOKLYN, NY–After yesterday’s practice in New York, North Pole Hoops’s Carlan Gay asked both Jahvon Blair and Anthony McNish if they felt they could fill [...]

April 18th, 2014

Anthony McNish & Jahvon Blair VIDEO ...

VIDEO Interviews From JBC – McNish ...

NEW YORK, NY– A switch was made today in practice that would bring Jahvon Blair over to the team wearing dark jerseys in tonight’s game at [...]

April 17th, 2014

Eugene Omoruyi Excels Against Top ...

Eugene Omoruyi elevated his game against top regional talent | Photo Courtesy: Randy Smith

Eugene Omoruyi made a strong impression at Battle of the Boards. The West Humber and Toronto Public Region representative was extremely productive and efficient, leading [...]

April 17th, 2014

Canadians McNish and Blair at Jordan ...

Anthony McNish and Jahvon Blair at Jordan Brand Classic Day 1 practice

NEW YORK, NY–One Canadian will suit up for each team of the International Game of the Jordan Brand Classic this Friday. Last year Jamal Murray [...]

April 15th, 2014

Battle of the Boards Rosters Released


The 2014 Battle of the Boards, hosted by Ryerson University is set  for Wednesday, April 16, where top talent from around the province will compete [...]