April 24, 2019

Cayman Islands strive to raise their level

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From FIBA GEORGE TOWN — Focused on the philosophy of long-term athlete development, ACX Basketball, along the Cayman Islands Basketball Association (CIBA) organized this week a training camp for their young talent with one of the main resources in the region. Sefu Bernard, development director of the WNBA’s Washington Mystics, alongside CIBA technical director Victor […]

The 1st Caribbean WNBA player Simone Edwards turns over new career leaf

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By Cassidy Sparks From Rolling Out Basketball player, community leader and writer, Simone Edwards is a woman who does it all. Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, she became the first Jamaican player to be signed to the WNBA. She garnered many awards and traveled the world during her career in basketball. Aside from her talent […]

American publication names hurricanes ‘Person of the Year’

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From Jamaica Observer NEW YORK, USA (CMC) — A prominent Caribbean American publication here has named hurricanes Irma and Maria, described as “the two mega, Category 5 hurricanes of 2017”, as its ‘Person of the Year”. The Brooklyn-based Everybody’s Magazine, owned and published by Grenadian Herman Hall, said it is the first time the 40-year- […]

‘Becoming Kareem’: An NBA legend talks about his new book, activism and what Islam means to him

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BY SAM LAIRD From Mashable People in the streets. A government in turmoil. Social unrest — and activism — everywhere you look. It all rings a bit familiar to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. The man who’s scored more career points than anyone in NBA history (more than Jordan, more than Chamberlain, more than anyone) converted to Islam […]

Bahamian Sports Superstars Home

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International Bahamian Sports Superstars Home In Grand Bahama From South Florida Caribbean News “NBA and WNBA sixth draft picks “Buddy” Hield and Jonquel Jones receive hero’s welcome on summer visit to Grand Bahama” FREEPORT, Grand Bahama Island – A few short weeks after the nation celebrated 43 years of Independence, a strong feeling of pride […]