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Two years ago

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Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

Thread for cairns taipans v.s tigers.
what do you think about the game so far? who will get the win?
whats your guess on the score?
mine: CAIRNS 64-TIGERS 59

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Mystro
Two years ago
14:36 3 Feb 13

Reply #402416

re: Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

pretty decent game so far, nice and close


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Juno 71
Two years ago
15:50 3 Feb 13

Reply #402424

re: Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

Tigers d won them the game. Taipans are prob done now. Don't use Trigger effectively


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PeterJohn
Two years ago
16:03 3 Feb 13

Reply #402428

re: Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

I thought Leaving Wilson off the court for that extended period in the 3rd quarter changed the game. That's when Cairns turned the ball over 3 times in a row without even getting into their offence and the Tigers went from playing catch-up to playing catch-me-if-you-can.

I was wondering whether Wilson had been injured, given he stayed off until the Tigers got 5 points ahead. About a 10-0 or 12-0 run? Especially as Cairns clearly couldn't run their offence without him.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
16:34 3 Feb 13

Reply #402437

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Tigers defence didn't win them the game. Cairns lost themselves the game. The tigers play such undisciplined and selfish basketball. Gouldings shot selection should be dragged.....instead it seems to be encouraged. The 2 imports are clearly all about points and it shows. 3 rebounds from Scott in 38 mins is appalling. The amount of one out basketball from the tigers is really hard to watch. They were lucky today and if they do happen to make finals it will purely be to make up numbers.


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KingJames
Two years ago
17:24 3 Feb 13

Reply #402446

re: Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

"They were lucky today and if they do happen to make finals it will purely be to make up numbers."

that goes for anyone that finishes 3rd and 4th


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Camel 31
Two years ago
17:38 3 Feb 13

Reply #402449

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Thought Wilson and Edwards started pretty good .
Later , Flynn and Scott got going .
Perhaps those 4 the main interst to watch . this game out there today .
Some viewers call it Timeoutsville .
Seems 'everyone can make the finals , other than the Adelaide 36ers , of course ' - they mentioned on Ch10 coverage of this game .


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Beekayz
Two years ago
18:22 3 Feb 13

Reply #402452

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@KingJames Nailed it.

Should just dispense with the prelims and make it a best of 7 between NZ & Perth.

Far more entertaining.


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Triton 95
Two years ago
08:28 4 Feb 13

Reply #402545

re: Cairns Taipans V.S Melbourne Tigers

The Taipans decided towards the end that Melbourn were nice guys so they let them win, or something like that.


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