• Action in local half-court game. Photo Courtesy DABA Facebook Page

    Dominica's Basketball Vocabulary

    While playing basketball either competitively or recreationally, or even viewing a match from the stands, one may have uttered or heard certain expressions coming either from players or fans, referring ...

  • Kelsey Guye with MVP and Slam-Dunk trophies, 2013 basketball season opener

    Kelsey Guye's Basketball Kudos

    His first name begins with the letter K. So too do the names of his mum, his sister and the majority of his relatives on his mother's side of his ...

  • Pottersville's Basketball League was played on St Alphonsus Church car park in late 1980s

    Balaou Town & Basketball

    Part I of the article focused on the participation of Lakers, Sharks, Hoyas III and Hoyas 16 & Under teams (all from Pottersville) in the national league. The article concludes ...

  • HOYAS III, DABA 1988 Division III League champions, was Pottersville's first basketball championship team. Photo Courtesy Marcellus Lee

    Balaou Town & Basketball

    You hear the name POTTERSVILLE, and possibly would top that list of 'things Pottersville' that would come to mind.

  • Garvin James - member of Police Sports Club basketball team

    Garvin James the All-Rounder

    "I cannot imagine what my life would be without sports." These are Garvin James's words, and that is a true confession.

  • Neckers on a jumper in Flames vs Pros match, Windsor Park, early- to mid-1980s

    Oliver Burton on the Court

    He's now retired, and his many greys give him this air of accomplishment. His son Sharome plays basketball. He loved playing softball cricket, and has spent thousands of hours fishing ...

  • Ambassadors in uniforms made by player Russell Moreau (L); 1980

    Russell "Multi-Talented" Moreau

    He stands at 6ft 4in tall, but with his relatively quiet demeanor, he can be deceptively unassuming.

  • Yannick Régis (#12) and Kijuan Thomas play on Falcons Premier Division team

    Pichelin's Basketball Culture

    Part IV of Pichelin's Basketball Culture presented on Pichelin's players who participated in Digicel Jumpstart, in Under-20 and "Inter-Schools" Basketball, on the National Under-23 team, Young Falcons Under-17 Team, Pichelin's ...

  • Falcons (white tops) engaging Prowlers in 2016 Premier Division Play-Off Finals at Pichelin

    Pichelin's Basketball Culture

    Part III of Pichelin's Basketball Culture presented on Falcons Division I team; "It's A Family Affair" in reference to groupings of brothers and cousins in Pichelin's basketball; and the Pichelin ...

  • Dominica's team at CBC U16 Championships, Guyana, 2016. Sherquan               Jno. Baptiste kneeling, far right (#14).

    Pichelin's Basketball Culture

    Part II of Pichelin's Basketball Culture presented on Falcons Division I team in 2012 and 2013; on the Premier Division team in 2014 and 2015; and on part of Falcons ...

  • FALCONS (Premier) at 2016 Play-Off Finals (See story for full caption)

    Pichelin's Basketball Culture

    Part I of Pichelin's Basketball Culture began presenting the progression of the participation by Pichelin's teams in Dominica's national basketball league, from Pacers to Pistons to one of the two ...

  • Bulls Eye PISTONS in DABA 2011 Division I Play-Offs, Massacre

    Pichelin's Basketball Culture

    "In Pichelin, basketball is not just a sport. It's a religion, passed down from one generation to another!" This is how Yannick Régis, a top basketball player of Pichelin, described ...