On Tuesday, Canada Basketball announced the training camp roster for this month's FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers.
September's roster features six of the 14 Canadians that will participate in an NBA training camp later in the month and three former NBA champions (Joel Anthony, Cory Joseph and Tristan Thompson).
Canada Senior Men's National Team September 2018 Training Camp Roster
|Joel Anthony||Centre||6'9"||Montreal, QC||San Lorenzo Basket (Argentina)|
|Trae Bell-Haynes||Guard||6'2"||Toronto, ON||Fraport Skyliners (Germany)|
|Aaron Best||Guard||6'4"||Scarborough, ON||Raptors 905|
|Khem Birch||Centre||6'9"||Montreal, QC||Orlando Magic|
|Dillon Brooks||Forward||6'7"||Mississauga, ON||Memphis Grizzlies|
|Many Diressa||Guard||6'4"||Toronto, ON||KK FMP (Serbia)|
|Melvin Ejim||Forward||6'6"||Toronto, ON||BC UNICS (Russia)|
|Joel Friesen||Guard||6'4"||Abbotsford, BC||London Lightning (NBL Canada)|
|Brady Heslip||Guard||6'2"||Burlington, ON||Fraport Skyliners (Germany)|
|Justin Jackson||Forward||6'7"||Scarborough, ON||Orlando Magic|
|Cory Joseph||Guard||6'3"||Toronto, ON||Indiana Pacers|
|Kaza Kajami-Keane||Guard||6'2"||Ajax, ON||Landstede Zwolle (Netherlands)|
|Kyle Landry||Centre||6'10"||Calgary, AB||Buducnost (Montenegro)|
|Duane Notice||Guard||6'2"||Woodbridge, ON||BM Slam Stal (Poland)|
|Kelly Olynyk||Centre||7'0"||Kamloops, BC||Miami Heat|
|Kevin Pangos||Guard||6'2"||Newmarket, ON||FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain)|
|Dyshawn Pierre||Forward||6'6"||Whitby, ON||Banco di Srd (Italy)|
|Tristan Thompson||Forward||6'9"||Brampton, ON||Cleveland Cavaliers|
Team Canada is in qualifying Group F along with Venezuela, Brazil, Chile, the Dominican Republic and U.S. Virgin Islands. In this window of qualifiers, Canada will face Brazil on Thursday, Sept. 13 and Chile on Monday, Sept. 17.
The three highest-placed teams from Group F will automatically qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019, which takes place in China from Aug. 31-Sept. 15 2019.
Canada Senior Men's National Team September Schedule
|September 6-11||Training Camp||UQAM - Montreal, Que.|
|September 13||Canada vs. Brazil||Place Bell - Laval, Que.|
|September 17||Canada vs. Chile||Valdivia, Chile|