Saskatoon Slam

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The Saskatoon Slam were a professional basketball franchise based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, that played in the National Basketball League in 1993 and 1994. The teams in the NBL were the Canadian franchises of the World Basketball Association, which folded in 1992. The ownership of the WBL’s Saskatchewan Storm franchise chose to re-name the team as the Saskatoon Slam in the new league. The team played its home games at Saskatchewan Place. In the NBL's single full season, 1993, the Slam captured the league championship. They defeated the Cape Breton Breakers three games to one. All the games were played in Saskatoon to reduce travel costs. The Slam returned for the 1994 season, but the league folded on 9 July that year.

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Season by season results

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, GBL = Games Behind Leader

SeasonGPWLGBLFinishPlayoffs
199346252153rdDefeated Winnipeg Thunder 3 games to 2 in NBL semi-final
Defeated Cape Breton Breakers 3 games to 1 in NBL finals [1]
199423101364thLeague folded on July 9 [2]

All-time roster

NameNumberPositionHeightWeightDate of birthCurrent/last known team
Alex Blackwell 11F6'7257 CD Universidad de Los Lagos (Chile) (2011)
Fred Cofield 4G6'3190January 4, 1962 Barangay Ginebra (Philippines) (1997)
Gary Collier GOctober 8, 1971
Mario Donaldson 34G/F6'4195 Marinos de Anzotegui (Venezuela) (2001)
Jerome Gaines 1G6'4190
Angelo Hamilton 23G/F6'5200 Dart Killester (Ireland) (2002)
Richard Lovelace 23G6'6200 Brandon Bobcats (CIS) (1999)
Roy Marble 30F6'6190December 13, 1966
Brian Martin F6'9212August 18, 1962
Jared Miller45F6'8225 Porto Ferpinta (Portugal) (2000)
James Moses
Darren Morningstar 50C6'10235April 22, 1969 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA) (1999)
Michael Sims 1G5'11170
McKinley Singleton 5G6'4195October 29, 1961
John Spencer 44F6'8233CBA] (Sichuan China) (1998)
Greg Sutton 20G6'2170December 3, 1967 Proteus DaNoi AEL (Cyprus) (2002)
Troy Truvillion 20G6'4185 Basket Club Maritime Gravelines Dunkerque Grand Littoral (France) (2001)
Sean Tyson 22F6'7220 Winnipeg Cyclone (IBA)
Dean Wiebe 34G/F6'4195
Erik Wilson 55C7'0235 Defensor Sporting Club (Uruguay) (2001)

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