San Antonio Spurs guard Cory Joseph and the Canadian National team have begun an 11-game journey in Europe, as they will play exhibition matches against several countries. Canada head coach Jay Triano aims for his team to gain some experience in those matches. From durhamregion.com: “We need to give these athletes international experience together as […]
Playing for Canada’s Senior Men’s National Team can do more for a young Canadian basketball player than just boost his national pride, there are professional jobs to be won as a result of playing for one’s Country. “If it opens up opportunities for our players to keep playing and become employed as basketball players then it’s a great trip,” Head Coach Jay Triano.
Team Canada is enjoying an overabundance of young exceptional basketball talent for the first time in its history and this presents a challenge for Head Coach Jay Triano and his staff. Most of the Senior Men's National Team roster expected to compete next summer at the FIBA Americas tournament to fight for a coveted spot at the Olympics has little or no high level international...
Jay Triano talked about trying to get some of Canada's younger players to camp despite other commitments this summer. He also talked about how floor-spacing bigs like Kelly Olynyk and Andrew Nicholson will pay big dividends in international competitions.
Oh Canada! Coach Jay Triano was testing out the waters with his youthful starting lineup going 12 men deep in a rotation stock full of depth. For coach Triano it had to be great to get the guys out on the court playing and playing against some healthy competition in Team Jamaica.
The opening tip began with some sluggish basketball. Jamaica looked to find its groove early and with...
Jay Triano played for the Canadian national team in three consecutive Olympics.
Jay Triano is returning to coach Canada's men's basketball team.
General manager Steve Nash introduced his longtime friend Thursday as the man who will lead the team, confirming a hiring that likely had only one candidate.
Triano was the head coach from 1998 to 2004, leading the side to the 2000 Sydney Olympics, and also served as head coach of the Toronto Raptors from...
Via AP on Fox
August 23, 2012
Jay Triano has been named head coach of the Canadian National Team.
Jay Triano is also being pursued by the Mavericks.
Jay Triano is still technically under contract with USA Basketball.