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NBL1 West Players of the Week – Round 12

TWO Most Valuable Player (MVP) candidates delivered outstanding performances in Round 12 of the 2024 National Basketball League (NBL)1 West competition over the weekend. The 12th round of the fixture saw 16 games take place across the men’s and women’s divisions, with plenty of standout showings coming from these matches. Although there were a few […]

NBL1 South Players of the Week – Round 10

THE National Basketball League (NBL)1 South competition is rapidly reaching the conclusion of its 2024 season, but the massive performances are still in abundance. Round 10 of the fixture saw another huge batch of games from the span of Friday to Sunday, and with just four weeks remaining until the postseason, the ladder changes very […]

Furphy fires for CoE in split round

ALTHOUGH there were just four games of action in the National Basketball League (NBL)1 East competition across the men’s and women’s divisions, Jacob Furphy ensured there was still some noteworthy play. Throughout the 2024 season, Furphy (no relation to NBA Draft hopeful Johnny) has been suiting up for the Basketball Australia Centre of Excellence (BA […]

NBL1 North Players of the Week – Round 9

ROUND 9 of the National Basketball League (NBL)1 North competition saw an abundance of close, high-scoring matches with several sides hitting triple figures in the points column. With just six rounds remaining heading into the weekend’s action, the race for the finals became much more tense with a number of games holding heavy significance in […]

Aussie youngster shines in tough loss at top level

WITH the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) in the midst of its 2024 season in the United States, some talented Australians such as Jade Melbourne are showcasing their talent in the best female competition in the world. After being traded to the Washington Mystics from the Seattle Storm, Melbourne has been coming off the bench […]

NBL1 West Players of the Week – Round 11

THE National Basketball League (NBL)1 action continued out west over the weekend, with Round 11 seeing some massive numbers posted from both a team and individual standpoint. With the end of the fixture suddenly approaching at a rapid pace, the teams in contention for a finals spot are starting to find each match is carrying […]

NBL1 South Players of the Week – Round 9 Part 2

THE second half of Round 10 of the 2024 National Basketball League (NBL)1 South Men’s season took place over the long weekend, with some impressive defensive showings from a team perspective. After the first batch of games were held the week prior, the split round continued on Thursday and Friday with a bumper two days […]

NBL1 North Players of the Week – Round 8

THE action kept rolling in the National Basketball League (NBL)1 North over the weekend, with the eighth round of action seeing some dominant performances from a team perspective. With action taking place over the span of Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Queensland and the Northern Territory saw some massive blowouts as the sides in contention for […]

2024 NBA Draft Team Preview – Philadelphia 76ers

THE 2024 National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft is rapidly approaching, with each team making their final preparations ahead of adding some young talent to the best competition in the world. There are some seriously impressive prospects available, with the crop stretching all around the globe as more international players begin to gain recognition. Suddenly, the […]

NBL1 Central Players of the Week – Round 10

ANOTHER weekend of action saw some more cracking affairs in South Australia, as the National Basketball League (NBL)1 Central competition produced plenty of high-scoring affairs over the weekend. Round 10 took place over the weekend, and several sides surpassed 100 points in an exciting display of how well a lot of sides are performing on […]

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