Prestigious camp comes to Halifax!

For Imad Qahwash it’s not a debate anymore — Nova Scotia is a basketball hotbed. And for the Top 40 Basketball camp founder, that couldn’t be more exciting for his vision. For the past six years, Qahwash has scoured the country in search of the absolute best talent coming through the Canadian high school pipeline. […]

Top alumni claims NBA rookie of the month!   NEW YORK — The Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid and the Denver Nuggets’ Jamal Murray today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November. Embiid, 22, the third pick in NBA Draft 2014 presented by State Farm, paced all rookies in […]

From Top 40 Camp to the NBA! Jamal Murray, the 19-year-old Canadian who stayed home to play high school basketball before leaving for one impressive winter of college hoops at the powerhouse University of Kentucky, was picked No. 7 in the NBA draft by the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night. Murray’s chief attribute beyond his ability to score is confidence. “I’m […]

Top 40 Alumni Declares for NBA Draft!

Kitchener’s Jamal Murray entering NBA Draft Waterloo Region Record By Kyle Tucker LEXINGTON, Ky. — Jamal Murray posted an old photograph on social media last August, a grainy image of him as a grade-school boy in Kitchener shooting a basketball over his then-much-bigger father. Frozen there in time, Roger Murray claims, is the exact […]

Top 40 Camp Alum, T.J. Lall, WINS CIS Championship

2012 Top 40 Alum captures National Champonship VANCOUVER — While their former star guards, Osvaldo Jeanty and Philip Scrubb, deserve mention as perhaps their two greatest stars, Ottawa’s Carleton Ravens are still the dynasty that has no face. And they’re OK with that because they’ve always known it’s more important to have a true […]

Qahwash helps create local basketball system one camp at a time

QAHWASH HELPS NEXT GENERATION KITCHENER- Imad Qahwash has seen the basketball talent in this region first-hand. While he’s helping to create a system to get more scholarships and notoriety for local players, Qahwash had to blaze a trail for himself before being able to help pave the way for others. Qahwash played with the […]