The Scarborough Shooting Stars are one particular of a few new enlargement franchises included for the 2022 season. Co-Proprietor Nicholas (Niko) Carino, just one of the founding associates of OVO, has leveraged the intersection of songs and sporting activities, operating along with world-wide rap star Drake. Carino is dependable for the start of the OVO BOUNCE basketball match. Becoming a member of Carino in possession is Sam Ibrahim, who’s a lover of the Playground International Basketball complex. The Shooting Stars are the only independently-owned franchise in the CEBL.
The Capturing Stars franchise has produced some vital acquisitions selecting front office environment staff. The entrance business personnel consists of Canadian Basketball icon Jamal Magloire as the VP and Senior Advisor. Magloire played 13 seasons in the NBA and is one particular of three Canadians to be named an NBA all-star. Brady Heslip, a National crew member, will provide as the Typical Manager for the Taking pictures Stars. Heslip has a varied qualifications, with ordeals from the NCAA, NBA, and overseas. Heslip is also the nephew of Canada Basketball coach Jay Triano.
Top the charge for the Taking pictures Stars will be Head Mentor Chris Exilus, a former NCAA participant at Virginia Tech and DePaul. In his to start with season as a head coach, Exilus hopes to impart his basketball information and encounter to his ball club. The roster incorporates ahead Kyle Alexander, Danilo Djuricic, Kalif Young, Jean-Victor Mukama, and veteran Olu Famutimi. Will J.Cole provide the Shooting Stars will a nicely-required spark? or will this one of a kind excitement fade when Cole departs for his tour? The Scarborough Capturing Stars will be the group of the GTA and will open its doors on June 4th vs. The Hamilton Honey Badgers at the Toronto Pan Am Sports activities Centre.