Men's 3x3 2018 | Canada Basketball

Men's 3x3 2018

Team Saskatoon comprising of Michael Linklater, Michael Lieffers, Jermaine Bucknor and Steve Sir represented Canada this year in the FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2018.  Saskatoon, winners of the 2017 3x3 Canada Quest, earned the rights to represent Canada in the World Cup and participate in the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Masters.  

The 2018 FIBA 3x3 World Cup took place in the Philippines and lasted 4 days, consisting of 4 pool play games followed by a quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals matchup in a knockout style tournament.  Team Saskatoon were victorious in all four of their pool play matches in the 2018 FIBA 3x3 World Cup and fell 18-16 to the Netherlands in the quarter-finals.

For the complete results of the 2018 FIBA 3x3 World Cup, click here.


DateTime (ET)Team 1ScoreTeam 2
June 94:40 AMMongolia15-21Canada
June 96:10 AMRussia17-20Canada
June 114:50 AMCanada20-19Philippines
June 116:50 AMCanada22-4Brazil
June 123:15 AMCanada16-18Netherlands


2018 Mens 3x3

  • Michael Lieffers

    Position: Forward

    Height: 207cm / 6'9"

    Birthdate: 1987-04-16


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  • Michael Linklater

    Position: Guard

    Height: 5'10

    Birthdate: 1982-09-25

    Hometown: Saskatoon SK

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  • Jermaine Bucknor

    Position: Forward

    Height: 6'7"

    Birthdate: 1983-11-01

    Hometown: Edmonton AB

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  • Steve Sir

    Position: Forward

    Height: 6'5"

    Birthdate: 1982-09-16

    Hometown: Edmonton AB

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