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OPEN Practice Highlanders Pro Basketball Team - You're Invited!

Date: 2016-12-19 Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Cape Breton Highlanders Pro Basketball team is in the middle of training camp where 19 players are working hard for a coveted spot on the final roster.

The MEDIA and PUBLIC are invited to watch the players in an OPEN PRACTICE on Monday, December 19 at the New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation (in the former Holy Angels gymnasium) in the north end of Sydney.

Admission is free.

You can watch the Highlanders first game on Tuesday, December 27th at Centre 200 where they will face off against the Halifax Hurricanes. Tickets are for sale now.

The Cape Breton Highlanders Franchise is one of 10 professional basketball teams in the National Basketball League of Canada. The Highlanders’ ownership group is comprised of successful business and community leaders in Cape Breton and led by President and General Manager Tyrone Levingston. The Highlanders inaugural season begins December 2016.

“Basketball is our product, but community is our mission.”