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Bell-Holter invited to Celtics camp [Basketball]

When the Boston Celtics call, you drop everything. Just ask Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter, who was in Germany about to begin his professional basketball career when the NBA team called his agent and invited the former Oral Roberts University star to training camp next month. “My agent said I was on their list of guys they… Read more »

Bell-Holter caps college career [Basketball]

Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter pumped in 19 points in his final game with Oral Roberts University in an 83-74 loss to Weber State in Utah in the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament. The 6-foot-10 senior sank 7-of-8 shots from the floor, including his fifth 3-pointer of the season. He added 4-of-6 free throws, eight rebounds… Read more »

Bookert now starting at Florida St. [Basketball]

It was only a matter of time before Anchorage’s Devon Bookert broke into the starting lineup for Florida State. Now that he has, the Seminoles are better for it. Bookert today continued his fabulous freshman season, earning his second consecutive start and handing off a career-best eight assists in a 69-66 win over Boston College… Read more »

OMG! DBH hangs 35 in Louisiana [Basketball]

Damen Bell-Holter of Hydaburg tonight etched his name alongside the greatest scorers in college basketball from Alaska. In fact, he’s at the top of the list. The Oral Roberts senior center scored the most points by an Alaska male against a NCAA D1 opponent – a career-high 35. That’s more than Trajan Langdon [34], Carlos… Read more »

New photo exhibition at city museum [Olympics]

Anchorage Museum press release: Just in time for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, a new exhibition highlights Alaska’s Olympic legacy. Alaska sent its first athlete to the Olympic Games in 1956 in Cortina, Italy, and has been steadily represented in the Olympics ever since. But it took nearly 30 years for an Alaskan to… Read more »

Bookert commits to Florida State (Basketball)

After dominating high school basketball in Alaska, Devon Bookert of Anchorage had big plans for the future. Yet at first most of the big schools didn’t see it the same way. So Bookert took his game on the road, making his name at national recruiting camps. He impressed college coaches enough to draw interest from… Read more »

Bell-Holter returns where it started (Basketball)

When current Oral Roberts University starting center Damen Bell-Holter of Hydaburg was younger, he didn’t look to the NBA for role models. He kept his eye on the courts of Southeast Alaska. Bell-Holter didn’t want to be like Mike, he wanted to be like Chris Bryant of Metlakatla. “I remember seeing him when I was… Read more »