Alex Johnson had seven points and four rebounds as Canada defeated third-seed Netherlands 17-15 Friday at the men’s 3-on-3 basketball Olympic qualifying tournament.
Steve Sir and Kyle Landry each added three points.
Dimeo van der Horst had a game-high nine points for the Dutch.
Canada, seeded 13th at the tournament, faces No. 5 Latvia and No. 20 Austria on Saturday to close out its pool games.
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Latvia (2-0) leads Pool D heading into Saturday’s games with a better points-per-game average than second-place Canada. Austria (1-1) is third, followed by the Netherlands (0-2) and Croatia (0-2).