All Native Basketball Tournament

Vern Barker was instrumental in bringing organized soccer back to Prince Rupert in 2011. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

MVP of the Week: Soccer saves: Vern Barker sees the sport as a way to better lives

Revitalization of soccer and more in Prince Rupert helped by Barker’s efforts

Vern Barker was instrumental in bringing organized soccer back to Prince Rupert in 2011. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
Terrace Basketball Association president Keith Azak’s goal to bring an open basketball tournament to Terrace was a plan four years in the making. (Brittany Gervais photo)

Hoop dreams for Terrace’s first major basketball tournament

Organizers hope first year rebounds city reputation as regional host

Terrace Basketball Association president Keith Azak’s goal to bring an open basketball tournament to Terrace was a plan four years in the making. (Brittany Gervais photo)
Kitkatla senior men’s squad repeats as champions at the 2019 All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament: Seniors Final

Kitkatla holds off upstart Vancouver squad to repeat as champions

Kitkatla senior men’s squad repeats as champions at the 2019 All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
The Skidegate Saints are your 2019 ANBT intermediate champions (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament: Intermediate Finals

All Native Basketball Tournament: Intermediate Finals

The Skidegate Saints are your 2019 ANBT intermediate champions (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
All Native Basketball Tournament: Masters Final

All Native Basketball Tournament: Masters Final

The Hydaburg Warriors claimed their fifth straight masters division title Saturday.

  • Feb 16, 2019
All Native Basketball Tournament: Masters Final
All Native Basketball Tournament: Women’s Final

All Native Basketball Tournament: Women’s Final

Kitamaat held off Similkameen to take the Championship 45-39

All Native Basketball Tournament: Women’s Final
Desi Collinson (Skidegate) pulls up from 3 during an air-tight matchup against Kitkatla Friday evening (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day of Champions Preview

Looking ahead to the championship matches of the All Native Tournament

Desi Collinson (Skidegate) pulls up from 3 during an air-tight matchup against Kitkatla Friday evening (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Caroline Parnell anxiously watches from afar as her teammate Kristi Innes attempts a free throw (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 6: Recap

Highlights and results from day 6 at the All Native Basketball Tournament

Caroline Parnell anxiously watches from afar as her teammate Kristi Innes attempts a free throw (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Jesse Barnes (Skidegate) directs the defence as Dionte Stephens (Prince Rupert) prepares for the inbound (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 5: Recap

Highlights and results from day 5 at the All Native Tournament

Jesse Barnes (Skidegate) directs the defence as Dionte Stephens (Prince Rupert) prepares for the inbound (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
All Native Basketball Tournament Day 6: Preview

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 6: Preview

Look ahead to all the action scheduled for Feb. 16 at the All Native Tournament

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 6: Preview
Kristi Innes (Prince Rupert) follows Laura Lewis (Vancouver) up the floor on day four of the All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 4: Recap

Results and highlights from day 4 at the 2019 All Native Basketball Tournament

Kristi Innes (Prince Rupert) follows Laura Lewis (Vancouver) up the floor on day four of the All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Nate Kirk (Squamish), and Desi Collinson (Skidegate) admire a three-point shot during day four of the All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 5: Preview

Look ahead to all the action scheduled for day 5 of the All Native Basketball Tournament

Nate Kirk (Squamish), and Desi Collinson (Skidegate) admire a three-point shot during day four of the All Native Basketball Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Marlon Apps pulls up from three in Vancouver’s game against Gitwinksihlkw (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 5: Preview

Look ahead to all the action scheduled for day 5 of the All Native Basketball Tournament

Marlon Apps pulls up from three in Vancouver’s game against Gitwinksihlkw (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Darcy Pearson of Skidegate drives past Gene Wolff of Vancouver during their game at the All Native Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 3: Recap

Highlights from around Day 3 of the tournament

Darcy Pearson of Skidegate drives past Gene Wolff of Vancouver during their game at the All Native Tournament (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Lax Kw’alaams players try to rip the ball from the grasps of a Lytton player (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 4 Preview

Look ahead to all the games scheduled for Day 4 of the All Native Basketball Tournament

Lax Kw’alaams players try to rip the ball from the grasps of a Lytton player (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Brandon Sampson drives to the hoop in Lax Kw’alaams game against Gingolx (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 2 Recap

Highlights from the second day of the All Native Basketball Tournament

Brandon Sampson drives to the hoop in Lax Kw’alaams game against Gingolx (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Brandon Sampson drives to the hoop in Lax Kw’alaams game against Gingolx (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 2 Recap

Highlights from the second day of the All Native Basketball Tournament

Brandon Sampson drives to the hoop in Lax Kw’alaams game against Gingolx (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
Miranda Ross of Kitamaat pulls up for a jumper against Greenville (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament Day 3 Preview

A look ahead to day 3 of the All Native Basketball Tournament.

Miranda Ross of Kitamaat pulls up for a jumper against Greenville (Nicholas Laws / The Northern View)
60th All Native Basketball Tournament opening ceremonies by Lax Kw’alaams on Feb. 10, 2019 in Prince Rupert, B.C. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Lax Kw’alaams’ powerful performance at 60th All Native tournament

More than 100 dancers, drummers and singers fill Prince Rupert court for annual basketball event

60th All Native Basketball Tournament opening ceremonies by Lax Kw’alaams on Feb. 10, 2019 in Prince Rupert, B.C. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Bella Coola women’s team wore shirts in support of the Wet’suwet’en who are protesting the Coastal GasLink pipeline. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Wet’suwet’en Strong shirts dominate All Native Tournament opening ceremonies

Committee vice-president says the basketball tournament in Prince Rupert shouldn’t be about politics

Bella Coola women’s team wore shirts in support of the Wet’suwet’en who are protesting the Coastal GasLink pipeline. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)