08 Aug Hoop Talks hosts event with Nick Nurse, Max Kerman and Canada Basketball
Ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup, Canada Basketball and Hoop Talks hosted a night of Canadian basketball talk at The Rec Room in Toronto. The event brought together an incredible cast of Canadian basketball staff, media and personalities.
It was headlined by Toronto Raptors, and Team Canada head coach Nick Nurse, and was hosted by Arkells frontman Max Kerman and Harrison Sanford. Nurse was joined on stage by Canada Basketball CEO Glen Grunwald and GM Rowan Barrett. That panel was broadcast live on CBCSports.ca.
The night also featured a Yahoo! Sports Canada panel hosted by Amit Mann with Will Lou, Alex Wong and Vivek Jacob and a media panel hosted by Kelcey Wright Johnson with Doug Smith (Toronto Star), Sherman Hamilton (NBA TV Canada) and Blake Murphy (The Athletic).
Photos from the event can be found over at our Hoop Talks Facebook page or by clicking on this link. All photos were taken by Homestand Sports photographer Mathew Tsang.
The full video of the event as shown on CBC Sports is embedded below or can be watched in full by clicking here. The panel is also available in audio form.