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Two months ago

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Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

BRYCE COTTON CONFIRMED TO RETURN TO PERTH
Perth Wildcats chairman Jack Bendat is pleased to announce that 2017 Grand Final MVP Bryce Cotton is heading back to Western Australia to once again represent the Perth Wildcats.

If Wildcats fans weren't already excited about the start of their championship defence, now is the time to begin counting down the days till the 2017/18 season tips off.

Bryce Cotton set the NBL alight after joining Perth for the back half of the 2016/17 season.

He played 11 regular season games and took out the NBL’s individual scoring title with 22.1 points per game.

But it was in the NBL Finals where Cotton really left his mark, as the Wildcats swept the Taipans and Hawks to win its eighth championship.

In five post-season games, he averaged over 25 points, including a 34-point semi-final demolition of Cairns and a record-breaking haul of 45 in the championship-decider at Perth Arena.

The American is thrilled to be returning to the city where he won his first professional ring.

"I’m very excited to be heading back to Perth - and from the start of the season this time!" he said.

“The Wildcats are a great club, I know all of the players and coaches well, and the fans are phenomenal. I couldn’t ask for anything else and I can’t wait to head back to Australia.”

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Bryce Cotton is from Tucson in Arizona and attended Providence College.

The 24-year-old has played NBA basketball for the Memphis Grizzlies, Phoenix Suns and the Utah Jazz.

He’s also represented teams in the NBA Development League, as well as playing professionally abroad in China and Turkey.

Most recently, Cotton played for the Atlanta Hawks at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

“We are very excited about Bryce’s return; he has a special skill set and he has the unique ability to makes his teammates better” said coach Trevor Gleeson.

“He’s an incredible scorer, has a team first mentality, is unselfish, but most of all he’s a great person and a great fit for our team.”

Overall, Cotton averaged 23.1 points per game while shooting at 47.4 per cent.

He also contributed 3.1 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 1.2 steals per outing.

With Bryce Cotton in the team, the Perth Wildcats had a win-loss record of 12-4, including a seven-game streak to close out the year.

The Wildcats now have two roster positions remaining for the 2017/18 NBL season.

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Anonymous
Two months ago
18:22 14 Jul 17

Reply #639839

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

Webster who?


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Anonymous
Two months ago
18:43 14 Jul 17

Reply #639840

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

Webster Papadopolis


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Anonymous
Two months ago
19:19 14 Jul 17

Reply #639844

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

[img]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/95/Webster_Season_1.jpg/250px-Webster_Season_1.jpg[/img]


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Anonymous
Two months ago
19:19 14 Jul 17

Reply #639845

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/95/Webster_Season_1.jpg/250px-Webster_Season_1.jpg

How to embed images on this site?


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koberulz
Two months ago
21:18 14 Jul 17

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Anonymous
Two months ago
00:36 15 Jul 17

Reply #639862

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

How do I do it for next time though? [img] [/img] doesn't work and embed help is only about Twitter and YouTube.


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koberulz
Two months ago
00:58 15 Jul 17

Reply #639865

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<img src="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/95/Webster_Season_1.jpg/250px-Webster_Season_1.jpg">


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Anonymous
Two months ago
00:59 15 Jul 17

Reply #639866

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Not really understanding the webster 'meme'?


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Anonymous
Two months ago
01:06 15 Jul 17

Reply #639867

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

Not a meme. Someone asked "Webster who?"

thanks kr


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Anonymous
Two months ago
01:07 15 Jul 17

Reply #639868

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Anon #866 time to brush up on your 80s sitcoms!


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Anonymous
Two months ago
06:52 15 Jul 17

Reply #639869

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

Oh, you mean brush up on my casual racism and when someone speaks up about it, tell them to lighten up because it's only a joke?


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Anonymous
Two months ago
08:07 15 Jul 17

Reply #639870

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Huh? What was said that was racist??


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Anonymous
Two months ago
13:34 15 Jul 17

Reply #639883

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Hahaha wow at anon #869. It's a TV show.


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LoveBroker
Two months ago
14:15 15 Jul 17

Reply #639890

re: Bryce Cotton confirmed to return to Perth.

Not only that but a TV show that sought to blur the lines of black and white.


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