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The Abbotsford Panthers and Yale Lions senior girls basketball teams have big games tonight at the LEC.

Yale Lions, Abbotsford Panthers competing in provincial semifinals tonight

Senior basketball teams can advance to provincial final with wins tonight in Langley

The Abbotsford Panthers and Yale Lions senior girls basketball teams have big games tonight at the LEC.
UFV’s Taylor Claggett tosses up a shot during Canada West quarter-final action on Thursday. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)

UFV Cascades fall to Alberta in quarter-final

Offence short circuits in 62-48 loss to Pandas in Calgary

UFV’s Taylor Claggett tosses up a shot during Canada West quarter-final action on Thursday. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)
Great Britain national team member Kyle Johnson has inked a deal with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2020 CEBL season. (FIBA photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits sign former Olympian

Great Britain team member Kyle Johnson signed for 2020 CEBL season

Great Britain national team member Kyle Johnson has inked a deal with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2020 CEBL season. (FIBA photo)
Natalie Achonwa scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Canadians to an 80-50 rout of Sweden on Saturday, clinching Canada its third consecutive Olympic berth. Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece. (The Canadian Press photo)

Canadian women’s basketball team punches its Olympic ticket with win over Sweden

Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece

Natalie Achonwa scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Canadians to an 80-50 rout of Sweden on Saturday, clinching Canada its third consecutive Olympic berth. Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece. (The Canadian Press photo)
Nav Bhatia with young basketball players at the BC Prep gym in Surrey on Jan. 29. (submitted photo: Christopher Edmondstone)

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Raptors ‘superfan’ Bhatia meets basketball players in Surrey

He’s here to promote FIBA tournament that will see winner qualify for 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games

Nav Bhatia with young basketball players at the BC Prep gym in Surrey on Jan. 29. (submitted photo: Christopher Edmondstone)
Zeus McClurkin of the Harlem Globetrotters rode on two wheels during a celebrity wheelchair basketball game at Rick Hansen Secondary School on Tuesday.  Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News

Globetrotter competes at Abbotsford celebrity wheelchair basketball game

Zeus McClurkin one of several top athletes who hit the court at Rick Hansen Secondary

Zeus McClurkin of the Harlem Globetrotters rode on two wheels during a celebrity wheelchair basketball game at Rick Hansen Secondary School on Tuesday.  Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News
Burnaby South and Rolling Hills players battle for the ball during the Snowball Classic final on Saturday. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: California’s Rolling Hills Huskies win Abbotsford’s Snowball Classic

Huskies capture first-ever Snowball crown with 75-69 win over Burnaby South Rebels

Burnaby South and Rolling Hills players battle for the ball during the Snowball Classic final on Saturday. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)