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Isaac
Two years ago

#38494

36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Bookies have it dead even. What's your tip?

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Dogga
Two years ago
09:18 18 Nov 15

Reply #565078

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Sixers in a close one,

Suprised they haven't done any ticketing deals because if you look at the Ticketmaster map of available seats its gonna be a very low crowd


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ROFLcopter
Two years ago
09:22 18 Nov 15

Reply #565079

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Wildcats by plenty.

36ers are pure shit. Making up the numbers at best.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
09:39 18 Nov 15

Reply #565081

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

so hot tonight why would you wish to sit in sweat box..watching this one on foxtel


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Kobe24
Two years ago
09:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565084

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

You just cant bet decent money on the 36ers they have no consistency about them at all. Im looking forward to this one, but have no idea how the 36ers will play. Heart says 6ers but every other part of me says Cats will grind it out.


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Callisto 75
Two years ago
09:49 18 Nov 15

Reply #565085

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

36ers will miss Creek tonight. However I think if they can make it up tempo and put the pressure on the Perth guards they can win. Hodgson will be crucial tonight against the Perth bigs and Ebi needs to step up without Creek. Will be a close one imo


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Anonymous
Two years ago
10:02 18 Nov 15

Reply #565086

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I rate the United, but I think the Cats and the Breakers re the best two so tonight should be a close Perth win.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
10:11 18 Nov 15

Reply #565090

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

All hinges on 36ers D & rebounding. If the 36ers can get stops, rebound and get out and run it will put pressure on the Perth bigs.

Also need to keep a tight leash on Beal the moment he steps over the half way line.

Gibbo needs to play both ends to ensure his opponent has to play both ends.

If Ebi wants to prove his doubters wrong tonight is the night...


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Anon
Two years ago
10:13 18 Nov 15

Reply #565091

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

If they utilise Hodgson and Carlin to be DJ and Peaches help then maybe..But DJ can't do it all on his own..


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Luuuc
Two years ago
10:15 18 Nov 15

Reply #565093

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Kenny coming into this game under an injury cloud.
https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/sport/a/30116562/jawai-faces-ban-kenny-waits-on-shoulder/

Could get ugly for Perth if his effectiveness is reduced at either end.


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KingJames
Two years ago
10:41 18 Nov 15

Reply #565097

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"Gibbo needs to play both ends to ensure his opponent has to play both ends."

I don't think Gibson is even playing?


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Grovermister
Two years ago
10:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565100

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

gibbo is a game day decision kingjames...

Creek definitely out... and peach under a bit of a cloud too...

with it expected to be a top of 39 in lil ol RADeladie i hope they have had the air con on all day...

ill be there

mid week game always going to be a low crowd...

nature of the beast...

i think it will be close one too...

so long as it is abit more entertaining than the crocs game which i found 'flat' and spent most of the second half clock watching to see how long i had to endure it for...

anyways

i am looking forward to tonights game was a good game last time they met!


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MACDUB
Two years ago
11:17 18 Nov 15

Reply #565104

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Tipping Adelaide by 11.

Just have this sense they will play run and gun and exploit Perth in transition.





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Moses Guthrie
Two years ago
11:19 18 Nov 15

Reply #565105

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Dogga, you say no ticket deals? 2-for-1 ticket deal online.


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mystro
Two years ago
11:21 18 Nov 15

Reply #565106

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I'm with Macdub on this one


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FYI
Two years ago
11:50 18 Nov 15

Reply #565124

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Gibbo is playing


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Anonymous
Two years ago
12:00 18 Nov 15

Reply #565134

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"Gibbo is playing"

He played last game just no one noticed ;)

I think this game has potential to be a flogging for us. We're a yoyo team up and down all the time. Perth have their identity and should be able to exploit us inside.


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Jack Toft
Two years ago
12:06 18 Nov 15

Reply #565141

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Finally the Sixers and Cats have something in common, they've both got players who have been conked.


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Jack Toft
Two years ago
12:08 18 Nov 15

Reply #565142

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufDTDUPZrag


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FYI
Two years ago
12:10 18 Nov 15

Reply #565146

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@anon Gibbo didn't play against Crocs. Nice sledge effort though


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Anonymous
Two years ago
12:26 18 Nov 15

Reply #565152

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Breaker nutbags are hoping perth loses lol.


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Hawky
Two years ago
12:35 18 Nov 15

Reply #565155

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Is jawaii playing this game, I heard he had a back injury through the week?

Hoping Randle can take advantage of no damo and possibly Kenny to help us over the line. Big game for Ere, if Hodgson can also provide some quality minutes that'd be great also - really impressive this year considering he's our 9th/10th man.

Re ticket specials, they've been doing lots of it lately. Also, members price for the restaurant buffet is $25 for adults - try eating out with oysters for that price!


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Luuuc
Two years ago
12:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565159

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I haven't seen any updates on Jawai's back since it was mentioned on Monday that he had to leave training.

Back spasms seem to be very much day-to-day propositions so I'm guessing it will be a late call on that one. Hopefully he's good to go.


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paul
Two years ago
12:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565160

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Yeah, that can often be a case of how it feels in the warm-up and then through the game. He hasn't been playing as much late in games recently, with Jervis saved early in the game and playing more later. I don't know if that's just how it's played out if that's been a plan?


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frogmanbaby
Two years ago
12:58 18 Nov 15

Reply #565164

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Just bumped into big Nate out on the street, heck of a nice bloke. He'll be playing.


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Kent Brockman
Two years ago
13:01 18 Nov 15

Reply #565165

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

did you know it was him because he hit you from behind?


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
13:02 18 Nov 15

Reply #565166

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"He'll be playing."

How do you know? Can you read minds too??? /s


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Luuuc
Two years ago
13:14 18 Nov 15

Reply #565171

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I think up until now the plan has been very much based around taking whatever we can get from Nate. Since his rough start he has looked good, and we look a different team when he's in the floor - as in one that is actually capable of scoring some points.

Recently Tom has stepped up, but even in that Hawks game where Tom was instrumental in our comeback and Nate was average, he was still brought in for Tom in the last few minutes, so I think that tells you what Gleeson's mindset has been when it comes to Jawai.

Tom was excellent in both games last round though, so Gleeson now has some real options. Not a bad conundrum to have, trying to find minutes for 2 good centres.


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paul
Two years ago
13:16 18 Nov 15

Reply #565172

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

It works so well having Jervis in fresh late in the game, he has energy that oppo centres can't match.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
13:22 18 Nov 15

Reply #565174

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

$1.9 each is laughable. Not worth having a bet. Perth by lots.


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FYI
Two years ago
13:32 18 Nov 15

Reply #565177

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I know he will be playing Chalmers

and yes I can read minds. for instance you are thinking about how to be more irritating by posting stupid and dumb comments on an internet forum


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frogmanbaby
Two years ago
13:50 18 Nov 15

Reply #565185

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Well said FYI. Apparently speaking directly with the source isnt reliable enough....


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Anonymous
Two years ago
13:52 18 Nov 15

Reply #565186

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Get used to it.


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
14:03 18 Nov 15

Reply #565189

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

It was a fucking joke about the idiot in other threads accusing people of being mind-readers while doing the same himself. The /s at the end of my comment was also a give away that I was joking.

I'll highlight a joke even more for you next time so you can avoid looking even stupider. Not sure what the Y means but I can guess what the F & I stand for.


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FYI
Two years ago
14:05 18 Nov 15

Reply #565190

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

oh the old i was joking defence


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
14:05 18 Nov 15

Reply #565191

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

What do you think "/s" means, dickhead?


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
14:06 18 Nov 15

Reply #565192

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Sorry, I should have known that "Jawai is fat and eats maccas hur hur" is as intelligent as it gets for you.


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FYI
Two years ago
14:08 18 Nov 15

Reply #565193

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

name calling gets you no where


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
14:09 18 Nov 15

Reply #565194

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

If the shoe fits...


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FYI
Two years ago
14:10 18 Nov 15

Reply #565195

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

you must have a very extensive shoe closet


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Matthew
Two years ago
14:19 18 Nov 15

Reply #565200

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

You guy finished your Childish Bullshit yet? It's like weve got the Special school kids in lately.


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frogmanbaby
Two years ago
14:25 18 Nov 15

Reply #565202

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I stopped posting on here years ago because every time i did, some negative keyboard warrior would go off. My first comment back and more of the same...

How about we all put on the big boy pants and stick to talking hoops, that's why we're here right?


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
14:34 18 Nov 15

Reply #565206

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Frogman, I apologise, I was just making a joke based on an earlier comment in another thread. I wasn't a having a dig.


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frogmanbaby
Two years ago
14:46 18 Nov 15

Reply #565209

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

All good mate.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
15:03 18 Nov 15

Reply #565212

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

#565174 - $1.9 each is laughable. Not worth having a bet. Perth by lots.

If Perth win by lot tonight then wouldn't getting $1.90 be a good bet?


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Anonymous
Two years ago
15:21 18 Nov 15

Reply #565213

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Unlike a real betting agency you don't get your original stake back. 2.9 for sure. If I wanted to back the underdog likewise 1.9 is bullshit.


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Isaac
Two years ago
15:27 18 Nov 15

Reply #565215

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Would you children just shut up and quit being so ridiculous.

Anon, $1.90 you're almost doubling your money for what you claim to be a very likely win. Either you're overstating your claim or not willing to put your money where your mouth is.


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Luuuc
Two years ago
15:35 18 Nov 15

Reply #565216

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Reminder that this one is on the NBL's new home:
Fox Sports 3


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Luuuc
Two years ago
15:39 18 Nov 15

Reply #565217

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Agree Isaac. Anyone who feels like a game is a sure thing when it's roughly even money being offered shouldn't be complaining, they should be making themselves some easy money.

Me, I'm not touching this one. Way too many unknowns for my liking. 50/50 or thereabouts seems fair IMO.


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mystro
Two years ago
16:19 18 Nov 15

Reply #565228

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I think Adelaide may get up for this especially, if they run and gun.
Mitch Creeks defence and ability to finish at the rim even with some contact will be sorely missed.

The flip side is Perth may respond to their loss to the Breakers last round by coming out and kicking the Sixers ass.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
17:23 18 Nov 15

Reply #565239

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Isaac probs time to have a word with Chalmers fair few of these threads he corrects everyone on there every word end like this. Bloody embarrassing, if he or she intact an adult.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
17:26 18 Nov 15

Reply #565240

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Unders is the play, gents


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Isaac
Two years ago
18:09 18 Nov 15

Reply #565248

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

'239, Chalmers is the Urkel of trolls, but I would've put FYI as equally responsible for this thread derailing. Like little forum toddlers.


Luuuc, exactly. When you look at the odds and don't want to touch it, they've probably got it right. That said, if it's not appealing to someone (anon thinking a Wildcats win is a surety) then the bookie makes nothing because everyone sits it out.

Another example is Melbourne vs Townsville with Conklin out. The United win odds are very short as you'd expect, so you check the line. -13.5 last I checked - starting to get risky. At -9 I'd take it.


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Matthew
Two years ago
18:51 18 Nov 15

Reply #565257

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Im just glad I get to go to a game, its felt like ages since Ive walked to the Arena.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:07 18 Nov 15

Reply #565260

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Prather looks a lot better. He is starting to get used to the league.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:13 18 Nov 15

Reply #565261

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

flop warning on Sobey - really.... can the refs get any worse this season


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:14 18 Nov 15

Reply #565262

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Free throws on a pass yep they got worse


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Blowout Troll
Two years ago
19:15 18 Nov 15

Reply #565263

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Randle dribbling, gets fouled and passes but gets 2 FTs lol....

Only in the NBL


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:18 18 Nov 15

Reply #565264

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

entire court reffing is rubbish both ends


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:20 18 Nov 15

Reply #565265

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

would like to see carlin dj and Hodgson on with teys and gibbo


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:22 18 Nov 15

Reply #565266

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

the beal v Randel matchup is good


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:23 18 Nov 15

Reply #565267

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Has anyone got a stream?

Vipbox is being gay


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Hendo8888
Two years ago
19:29 18 Nov 15

Reply #565268

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Are we planning on playing defence tonight?


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snooch
Two years ago
19:29 18 Nov 15

Reply #565269

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Wow, the Sixers really don't know much about defence.


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LT44
Two years ago
19:30 18 Nov 15

Reply #565272

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Anyone have a score update?


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Blowout Troll
Two years ago
19:30 18 Nov 15

Reply #565271

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

You got to admit, the defense is pretty shocking...

There is more D in the NBA all star game than this.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:33 18 Nov 15

Reply #565273

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I don't wanna make a new thread for this. I'm watching on the nbl app on iPad. Is it meant to be half screen? When I'm watching in landscape mode the video is not full screen. It's only the smaller rectangle in the centre. Even after clicking full screen. Very frustrating.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:37 18 Nov 15

Reply #565274

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

how hard is it to run a live scoreboard?


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:37 18 Nov 15

Reply #565276

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Has anyone got a stream not on a mobile device?


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Hendo8888
Two years ago
19:38 18 Nov 15

Reply #565277

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

FUCKING DEFEND PRATHER FFS!!!!


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
19:39 18 Nov 15

Reply #565278

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Obviously those nets in Adelaide are an eyesore on purpose


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:39 18 Nov 15

Reply #565279

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Redhage playing like it's 2009


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:43 18 Nov 15

Reply #565280

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Does anyone have a stream please :(


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Hendo8888
Two years ago
19:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565281

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Wtf was that DJ?


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565282

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Redhage winding the clock back to yester years


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:48 18 Nov 15

Reply #565283

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

2010-2014 Low scoring = the NBL sucks, no offense, the refs don't call enough fouls bring back 48 minutes...

2015- High scoring = the NBL sucks, no defense, the refs call too many fouls, lets bring back 48 minutes anyway...

Gotta love NBL troll fans.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:48 18 Nov 15

Reply #565284

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

What is the highest 40 minute game score? Perth are on track to come close to it.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:50 18 Nov 15

Reply #565285

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

thats as big as the nbl app goes so they don't upset foxtel memberships !!!!!
WTF - do the refs even know the rules. goal tend from 3/4 court and didn't touch the ring or boards !!!! seriously LK sort the refs out. it's an embarrassment that was not going in it was falling short


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Supernintendo Chalmers
Two years ago
19:52 18 Nov 15

Reply #565286

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

That's on DJ for putting his hands on the ball when it was right in front of the basket. Absolutely no need for him to touch it.

It's been reversed anyway.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:53 18 Nov 15

Reply #565289

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I told you guys the issue is joey's D not ebi. Horrible strategist.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:53 18 Nov 15

Reply #565288

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

no shot sherlock-goal tend removed.. stuff ups with the jawai and conklin issues and a million other poor decisions or lack of any at all and bizarre interpretations. who is leading these guys. maybe there is the issue


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Andrew
Two years ago
19:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565290

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Live stats
http://www.nbl.com.au/livestats/?matchid=139041&page=strip


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Anonymous
Two years ago
19:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565291

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Beal is really playing the point well.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:05 18 Nov 15

Reply #565292

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Prather is getting better and better


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
20:10 18 Nov 15

Reply #565294

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Why do we reward sticking out the leg on a jump shot?


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:10 18 Nov 15

Reply #565293

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Should be an offensive foul if you kick your legs out that far on a shot


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anon
Two years ago
20:13 18 Nov 15

Reply #565295

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

In all seriousness what does Greg Hire provide for the Wildcats now? Such a liability.


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snooch
Two years ago
20:16 18 Nov 15

Reply #565296

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I told you guys the issue is joey's D not ebi. Horrible strategist.


But Ebi doesn't play a lick of D either...


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:29 18 Nov 15

Reply #565298

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Worst referring I have seen all year. Wh6 cant the fres call simple fouls and more importantly 4 or 5 step travels. Most were perth too.


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Blowout Troll
Two years ago
20:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565299

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

If Damien Martin was playing, this wouldnt even be close.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565300

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Thats a bias comment, refs horrible both ways in all aspects


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565301

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

good knight 6ers


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565302

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

does the foot violation exist anymore ????


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:46 18 Nov 15

Reply #565303

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Knight and Jawai stood tall.


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snooch
Two years ago
20:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565304

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Nice boxing out Sixers! Oh dear...


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
20:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565305

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Letting Wagstaff have that tip in is UNFORGIVABLE.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:48 18 Nov 15

Reply #565306

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Huddo struggling on the call? Huge tip in by wagstaff but only silence then a late ' flicked in ' comment


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:50 18 Nov 15

Reply #565308

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Can we please not call the coach by their first name hammar.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:51 18 Nov 15

Reply #565309

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Anthony Hudson is a poor footy coment so no surprise he stinks at bball to


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:53 18 Nov 15

Reply #565310

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Perth needs to fix these terrible lapses they have in games. That 3rd quarter they went to sleep.Againt the better teams they will be punished .


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:53 18 Nov 15

Reply #565311

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Nate very well spoken, the perception of him as aggressive and dirty is most definitely a misconception


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
20:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565312

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

The reason for the loss.

The Wildcats, one of the lowers scoring teams in the league and one of the lower field goal shooting teams, scoring 94 points @ 56%.


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Blowout Troll
Two years ago
20:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565313

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

The commentator had money on the 36ers...

Every time the 36ers made a basket, he got so excited.

Every time the Wildcats made a basket it was like he was a funeral.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:55 18 Nov 15

Reply #565314

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

dat victory

dat character

dat resilience

w00000 Cats!!!


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Melvin Corpuscle
Two years ago
20:55 18 Nov 15

Reply #565315

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Wow. One bucket in the twelve offences from 6:46 to go to 0:15 to go ....


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Anonymous
Two years ago
20:58 18 Nov 15

Reply #565316

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"Wow. One bucket in the twelve offences from 6:46 to go to 0:15 to go"

This just in

close tough game gets even closer and tougher down the stretch


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snooch
Two years ago
20:59 18 Nov 15

Reply #565317

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Well if the Sixers want to resurrect their season now is the time to pull the trigger on Ere. Play him Saturday night then say goodbye. Get someone here in time for Perth on 4/12.

Nine points, three turnovers, four fouls in 20 minutes - just not getting it done.

He's not their only problem by a long shot, but he's the one that can be rectified immediately.
I was all for giving him time but he hasn't improved. Time to be brutal.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:00 18 Nov 15

Reply #565318

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Perth are a great what if team. If Damo gets fit, what if Jawai gets in better shape and dosent dominate for just 4 or 5 minutes a game but a whole lot more.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:02 18 Nov 15

Reply #565319

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"Perth are a great what if team. If Damo gets fit, what if Jawai gets in better shape and dosent dominate for just 4 or 5 minutes a game but a whole lot more."

In 3 or 4 months time these could very well happen


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:03 18 Nov 15

Reply #565320

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Then they will be very, very hard to beat.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:05 18 Nov 15

Reply #565321

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Beal needs to work harder on D doe

A few times he just gave up completely


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:06 18 Nov 15

Reply #565322

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

NZ v Perth GF looking more and more likely

Finishing as high as you can will be crucial as always


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three points
Two years ago
21:07 18 Nov 15

Reply #565323

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Giving up 88 tonight and a whole lot to the Hawks and the Breakers suggests Perth defence is not great without Martin at the minute


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frogmanbaby
Two years ago
21:08 18 Nov 15

Reply #565324

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Highlight - seeing Joey throw his jacket into the crowd.

Lowlight - hearing the guy in front of me hurl racial slurs at Jawai. Surely in 2015 we're better than that.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
21:10 18 Nov 15

Reply #565325

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Ebi is not the problem, team defence is.

He had been improving until this game, let it slide.

Ebi had less minutes than Teys, yet scored more.

DJ had a bad game, so did Teys, don't keep blaming Ebi.

Take positives from the game, Gibbo is back, and Hodgson is improving.

The Sixers to win next game against the Hawks.


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three points
Two years ago
21:20 18 Nov 15

Reply #565327

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

There is a lot to like for the 6ers. Their offence flowed well all game and the Randle and Gibson backcourt is as good as any in the league.

Hodgson is a huge positive and Sobey is a great find. Against most other teams the way they played tonight they would have won. A stark contrast in performance from the Kings game.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
21:40 18 Nov 15

Reply #565328

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Ebi's handling errors at the very start and very end of the game were just.... ugh.

Marcus, imports are expected to perform. Plain and simple. And they're the only expendable players on a team's roster because genuine available Aussie talent is hard to come by. Good overseas players are dime-a-dozen. So what if the likes of DJ, Teys etc. had bad games... Ere is meant to perform. If you guys had a stud, or even if you literally threw a dart at a board of American 2-3s who could shoot the three, they would 1) be better than Ere, and 2) be another guy to rely on if other players don't produce. You can't even rely on a 'decent' game from Ebi, he's past it.

You know you have a weak argument when you're saying Teys had a bad game... he's not expected to produce! You're just picking different players on the roster at this point. Oh look, Sobey only got six points tonight, that's the reason you lost!

If your comments about Ebi aren't a troll then I'd love to have your outlook on life my man. Glass half full always. Kudos to you my friend


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snooch
Two years ago
21:41 18 Nov 15

Reply #565329

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

If there was racial abuse being hurled at Jawai, that's disgraceful.

This team will not compete for playoffs unless another change is made. Ebi isn't getting it done consistently and can be replaced - the other guys can't be. And Ebi's defence is as bad as anyone's, he can't keep anyone in front of him.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
21:44 18 Nov 15

Reply #565330

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

^ tl;dr... a team has a group of guys that are expected to go out and get the job done. For the Sixers it's Randle, Gibson, Johnson, Petrie and Ere. Ere is just not doing it. Making things worse, he's an import. Cut him, Sixers, if you have any dollars and sense.


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Anon
Two years ago
21:45 18 Nov 15

Reply #565331

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

BJ is available - he was besting it up before his achilles. Should we bring him back in ??? More Hodgson and Carlin Please..


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
21:47 18 Nov 15

Reply #565332

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

With that racist dude... frogman, you should've manned up and notified security. If there were people within earshot of him (obviously there would've been), then they could back your claim and get the guy ejected and charged by police. Seriously, it's that big a deal. That kind of thing is just not right


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Vodka63
Two years ago
21:49 18 Nov 15

Reply #565333

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Where are you Sixers147? Hope your having a great evening if it isn't past your bed time.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
21:52 18 Nov 15

Reply #565334

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

That is, if you didn't already notify security, frogman*


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Anonymous
Two years ago
21:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565335

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Shots fired by Vodka


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Sixers147
Two years ago
21:57 18 Nov 15

Reply #565336

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Mitch creek is a vital player for adelaide we missed his hustle tonight. We will get perth in perth when at full strength


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Ushiro
Two years ago
22:01 18 Nov 15

Reply #565337

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Johnson's turnovers at the end of the third quarter and again at the end of the last quarter really hurt. The Sixers scored when they ran an offence, passed the ball around to get someone free, which dried up in the last five minutes of the last quarter, hence the lack of scoring, mentioned above. His shot selection isnt the best either. He is the sentre but keeps on putting up three pointers when there is no rebounder.

So frustrating to see games thrown away the same way time and time again.

One thing I did notice was that there isnt as much switching on defence for switching sake. Defenders are actually trying to get around screens. Not all doom and gloom.

The jacket throwing was the biggest highlight of the night.


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paul
Two years ago
22:02 18 Nov 15

Reply #565338

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Daniel Johnson jut a complete liability tonight. Perth were very smart either going at him in the post or the player coming off DJ's man's screen time and time again and they got the rewards.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
22:04 18 Nov 15

Reply #565339

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"We will get perth in perth when at full strength"

Sorry...we will not get in if we allow 94 points @ 56% FG%.


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joshuapending
Two years ago
22:08 18 Nov 15

Reply #565340

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

That first half defence was beyond poor. When you consider what we lost by its just incredible.


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Bake
Two years ago
22:32 18 Nov 15

Reply #565343

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Is calling Jawai a thug racist?

If the refs called the fouls by Jawai the same as almost any other player in the league he wouldn't last till half time.

I think the refs took the $1.90 on offer for the wildcats.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
22:42 18 Nov 15

Reply #565345

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@Touch the rim

Yes, imports are expected to perform, but to differing degrees.

On a team with such a strong Australian contingent like the Sixers, Ebi could still be a contributor without being a top 2 or even top 3 scorer.

I have never suggested that Ebi's performances are great, in fact I have been clear that I can see much room for improvement, in particular scoring efficiency. Overall Ebi is improving from the start of the year and I have seen enough promising signs to keep him.

I think its unfair to focus on Ebi, when there are far more pressing issues to consider read:team defence.





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FM
Two years ago
22:46 18 Nov 15

Reply #565346

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Racism has no place on the Brett Maher court.

Do the right thing, make it your business to stamp it out. The crowd will support you and the club will be better for it


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Anonymous
Two years ago
22:51 18 Nov 15

Reply #565347

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Marcus Camby, who was responsible for Prather & Redhage lighting up the first half - (predominantly) your man Ebi.

Who was responsible, even switched sides to do so on the FT to block out Wagstaff - your man Ebi.

Who at a crucial time down the stretch just fumbled the ball and lost possession....wait for it....your man, clutch Ebi.

Everyone knows he is crap, we are stuck with him and we wont be going anywhere with him as our second import.

Teys role is is to play great D and keep the defense honest by being in the right spots on offense and hitting any open shots that come his way. His defense alone tonight nullifies the accumulated things Ebi has done all season!

WTF is Ebi's role...ohhh that's right, great team man!That's not going to win you a championship!

DJ often plays out on the perimeter against Perth. It's a tactic to try and draw their bigs out.

Hodgson needs to learn how to stay out of foul trouble.

Peach again misses lay ups.

Gibbo over dribbles the ball and we are too reliant on Randle.

There was a lot more wrong with tonights performance than Ebi but he is a pretty bloody big problem - soooo many people at the game can see it!!

Why the F Joey would take Walker off down the stretch when he was playing well and put Ebi on is beyond me??

Ebi was clutch for the wrong team and Joey out coached himself!


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Anonymous
Two years ago
22:54 18 Nov 15

Reply #565349

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Marcus, tell me where Ebi is improving and what promising signs he is showing cos I can't see it?!


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Anonymous
Two years ago
22:58 18 Nov 15

Reply #565350

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

"Unders is the play, gents"

Touch The Rim must of been assuming Adelaide would play at both ends tonight.

Ebi is such a waste of space these days. I hope he is not earning much.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
22:59 18 Nov 15

Reply #565351

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Marcus, team defence was better tonight apart from Ebi's matador impersonation. I'd say a fair chunk of the 'team' defense issues stem from Ebi's inability...whenever he is on we are playing 4 on 5.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
22:59 18 Nov 15

Reply #565352

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@Ushiro

Any other game I would happily put money on DJ knocking down 3's.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
23:04 18 Nov 15

Reply #565353

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@Marcus

Every game I would happily put money on Ebi stinking it up!


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Titfortat
Two years ago
23:06 18 Nov 15

Reply #565354

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Walker injured himself, that's why he went off not to return.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
23:09 18 Nov 15

Reply #565355

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

If Ebi's defence is so crap why does he lead the Sixers in steals?

Again....not saying Ebi is perfect, but his improvement and being a great presence in the locker-room and having the trust of Coach Joey warrants some grace.


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Anon
Two years ago
23:13 18 Nov 15

Reply #565356

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Walker did come back on.. He got an elbow to the chest. If it was a nipple that would hurt...


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
23:14 18 Nov 15

Reply #565357

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@Titfortat

Walker did return, got a steal, a nice drive, a couple of nice rebounds in the 4th.

Maybe in this one game, it may have been more prudent to leave Walker on instead of Ebi.


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Kobe24
Two years ago
23:46 18 Nov 15

Reply #565359

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Ohhhh boy Ebi Ebi Ebi, couldnt guard a corpse. Cant make a shot, not what the 36ers need in his import spot. The team defense is horrible especially in the first half, but he was lost so many times trying to guard various Cats. Got to go, its laughable at this point, Joey wouldve cut any other import producing what he is. Guess that friendship is too important to him.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
00:00 19 Nov 15

Reply #565362

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Haha #350, yeah splash city in the first half, but 71 points were scored in the second half. Was sheer wizardry in that first 20 mins. Pace slowed, everything slowed, and I just assumed they would play like that for the full 40


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Dee J
Two years ago
00:02 19 Nov 15

Reply #565363

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

DJ has been stinking the last few weeks too. He can't cope with being the box and rebound centre for a whole game he sucks at it and he can't perform offensively when he's been posted and pounded on the boards. He's handling and offence is below his norm for sure.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
01:17 19 Nov 15

Reply #565367

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@ Anon'347

"Marcus Camby, who was responsible for Prather & Redhage lighting up the first half - (predominantly) your man Ebi."

So what you are saying is there is no help defence in this team.

Thank you.

Thank you for illustrating what I have been saying all along.


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
02:04 19 Nov 15

Reply #565368

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Ebi is the fourth-highest scorer on the team, cannot defend, is shooting FGs at 37 per cent and 3s at 33 per cent. And the looks he gets are actually really good on the whole.

The dude's paid to score, yet he doesn't even have a better PPG than Mr Once-A-Fortnight Adam Gibson


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
02:30 19 Nov 15

Reply #565369

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Both of Ebi's FG and 3pt percentages are actually 35, while Gibbo's are 43 and 39 respectively.

Get literally anyone in place of Ebi and the Sixers would be better off. There are so many to choose from in the NBA D-League alone. There's a kid Kelsey Barlow who I really like the look of. Reckon a lot of eager young Americans would jump at the chance to play some ball in a foreign, yet familiar country for 3-3.5 months and get their name out there


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koberulz
Two years ago
02:34 19 Nov 15

Reply #565370

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

35% from three is good. His field goal numbers overall are meaningless without knowing how many are threes.

That one he bricked off the side of the backboard tonight made him look pretty awful, though.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
02:36 19 Nov 15

Reply #565371

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Let's not forget that ebi was brought in a the primary import. I assume his role was to be an instant offense type player coming off screens on the wings and using his good jump shot. However he's now having to adapt to a new role since randle came in. Randle is a very ball dominant guard who needs the offense built around him. He is putting up great numbers and the sixers are scoring well since his arrival so i can't complain. However you guys need to be realistic with your expectations of ebi in such a system. He will not get the ball much on situations where he can do damage that goes for any potential replacement too its just a function of the teams style with randle. I give him props for playing the team role when he could have been upset at no longer being the prime import


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Touch the rim
Two years ago
03:02 19 Nov 15

Reply #565372

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Yeah 35 is good, hence why it's wrong. It's actually 20-63, 31.7 per cent over 11 games. Not so great


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koberulz
Two years ago
03:44 19 Nov 15

Reply #565374

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Let's not forget that ebi was brought in a the primary import. I assume his role was to be an instant offense type player coming off screens on the wings and using his good jump shot.
How could you possible know any of that?


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Anonymous
Two years ago
07:01 19 Nov 15

Reply #565378

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

FWIW, before last night's game Ere had hit 34/99 field goal attempts, of which 19/58 were 3 pt shots. This is from the NBL stats page. last night he hit 4/9 of which 1/5 were 3 pt shots.

He has the lowest shooting percentage of all the 36ers but for McNeail and Sobey.


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Vic Wildcat
Two years ago
08:09 19 Nov 15

Reply #565388

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Have we ever seen two coaches who constantly whine at the refs, both of them need to focus on the stupid errors there teams are making, rather than the refs.

Gleeson needs to work on our in bounds passing after a bucket by the other team. We seem to struggle getting it in after a score, teams who can play a decent full court press will make it tough for the Wildcats, i mean last night Matt Knight at one stage was bringing the ball up, that is asking for trouble.


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bretts the man
Two years ago
08:37 19 Nov 15

Reply #565391

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Yes Joey has to do a lot of work on our defence but least got a lot better in 2 nd half , yes I know could not got worse.
Now that work in progress and can only hope Joey up to improving it or only playing players that can provide some resemblance of defence.
But only 1 decision is going to get close to saving this season is replacing Ere as his defence well really doesn't even offer any .
Any player at 35 is really over the hill and only the real super stars last ,but they don't turn up for a season way out of condition like Ere has.
And no not getting better even Marcus not even trying to say that and now can see struggling to continue to defend him.
Really some of his stuff ups remind me of some of our bad no 10 players like Jason Williams etc not a highly paid import.
And even though setting him up with open shots he can't get anything like decent score.
If Joey won't do it then come on owners put some pressure on as with no scoreboard etc you need some positives like Randell to happen.


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snooch
Two years ago
08:43 19 Nov 15

Reply #565393

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

So Camby you're going to deliberately ignore the fact Ebi can't keep anyone in front of him defensively, constantly gets lost on rotations and just blame a lack of help defence? If he could actually do his job defensively he wouldn't have to rely on others to constantly bail him out.


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36ersNayshun
Two years ago
09:22 19 Nov 15

Reply #565406

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Another game there to be won, with no one standing up in the last 5 minutes to make it happen. Disappointing.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
11:06 19 Nov 15

Reply #565421

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

@Marcus Camby

I didn't illustrate anything that you have been saying Marcus! There is help defense but when you are constantly having to switch to cover for someone else it wears you out, creates mismatches and if the other team is half decent they will exploit that...why do you think Perth came out firing with Prather and Redhage attacking Ebi and exploiting his lack of D? Get your blinkers off!

Team leader in steals for Adelaide, that’s your defense in claiming Ebi is a good defender?! F me, you’re even more deluded than I thought! What does he average 1 steal a game? How many offensive plays do the opposition have a game? There is more to defense than picking up a steal from time to time you moron!

Creek isn’t the best defender but we sure as hell wouldn’t have been exploited like Ebi was had he of been playing. You can sugar coat it all you want but Ebi is 90% our problem on both ends of the floor, the other 10% is Joey playing him and keeping him.


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Kobe24
Two years ago
12:13 19 Nov 15

Reply #565434

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

No need to reply to to Camby directly he is a troll that just likes ruffling the feathers but hides it well because he doesnt name call get emotional etc

We all know the team we currently have, although with some very handy players on it, wont win these type of games too often. Ebi was a bad call to start with, seemed like either a favour for a mate, or lazy recruiting or both.

Koberulz you think he was brought here to bench warm, of course he was brought in to produce a lot, like he always did.... 10 years ago. They too the punt on him and he rocked up out of shape and unable to play defence. Its not his fault for taking the pay check, its the clubs issue.

Something has to change, to kickstart the season, the defence, the wins column and the morale. Imports usually get the flick when things go wrong, Randle isnt going anywhere, so who is left....


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swish
Two years ago
12:18 19 Nov 15

Reply #565436

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I don't think Joey would give a mate a job if it was going to cost his team a finals spot.

Joey would always be looking out for wo else is available to come in and strength the team if possible.
Last year he pulled Brock Motum out of the air, he's already done the same with Randle this year and Im sure he's stil looking.
Joey is a professional and likes to win. He might make mistakes ( as we al do) but he will kleep trying to win.


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Callisto 75
Two years ago
12:20 19 Nov 15

Reply #565438

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Agreed Swish - I know Joey doesn't like to lose especially and isn't used to it (Only missed the playoffs once at NBL Level).


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Kobe24
Two years ago
12:49 19 Nov 15

Reply #565439

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Well hopefully he corrects another mistake.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
14:14 19 Nov 15

Reply #565454

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

This is one mistake I don't think Joey is even interested in correcting.


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Sixers Fan
Two years ago
16:50 19 Nov 15

Reply #565485

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

With the new Wilson deal I think that guys like Danny Granger or Carter Martin aren't that far off the mark. We need another offensive weapon and those guys would definitely be that for us. And btw we haven't passed the deadline for imports to get their full salary if they are cut.

Johnson / Hodgson
Granger / Petrie
Creek / Walker
Gibson / Teys
Randle / Sobey

That's a contender and stacks up well against every other team, including United


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Anonymous
Two years ago
16:55 19 Nov 15

Reply #565486

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I've somewhat patiently been backing Ere to at least find enough to be a spot up shooter playing 15mins a night as the season goes on, but I, like it would appear most, have had enough. It was actually that late play where we needed a three, he had a decent look but instead decided to drive into 4 defenders and turn it over that did it for me. Shows that his mind isn't what it used to be either.

As for the game, I don't know. I actually think we have potential with our team, but we just can't get on a run (win-streak wise). Our defence is obviously an issue. But we keep on putting ourselves in winning positions only to fall to pieces down the stretch. I mean, that missed Walker layup to put us up 4 with about 2 minutes left was a killer. What could have been I guess.
Anyway, hopefully they can get back to .500 on Saturday night.

Finally, the flopping rule has become a joke. I mean, the refs have just lost all confidence in making the right call. There were three (?) last night. I can only remember two but they were both terrible calls. It's hard call to make on the fly, but lasts nights seemed particularly bad.


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Nathan of Perth
Two years ago
17:38 19 Nov 15

Reply #565491

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Win both away against Adelaide, win both away against Hawks, lose a close one away to United that got a ref stood down, lose a tough one away to NZ with a big 4th quarter comeback.

Lose two to Townsville.

Seriously, Wildcats, wtf.


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JRich
Two years ago
21:53 19 Nov 15

Reply #565533

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Ere... Hahaha. Sigh.


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Marcus Camby
Two years ago
22:48 19 Nov 15

Reply #565536

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Team defence is essential to winning games. Teams are rarely blessed with 5 brilliant individual defenders so team mates have to help.

Prather is a quick slashing player, yes he is faster than Ebi, thats why you need help D, you are never going to have a situation where every defender is better than his man.

Randle blew past Kenny with ease, does that make Kenny a bad defender? If teams didn't do Help D, Randle will be scoring 30+ a game. The Wildcats bigs had to come cover for Kenny when he got beaten, sometimes Randle scored, sometimes it forced Randle to pass it off as he ran out of space.

Off the screen Perth bigs know how to help. Case in point...Knight shows on the screen in the 4th, knows Randle has a penchant for splitting the D, closes the gap, gets the steal for the breakaway.

Again...I am not saying Ebi is perfect, I have said often there is room for improvement. However, when discussing how the TEAM can improve, it must start with Defence first. Even if you got a better defender in than Ebi, you STILL have defensive holes like DJ in the middle or Randle exposed. This is why Team defence is more important than one player.


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Anonymous
Two years ago
23:06 19 Nov 15

Reply #565541

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

Blah blah blah. Ebi is shite he needs to go. Get a better import and it all changes. Anything elae tou say is piss in the wind stuff. He is the weakest link champ


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Anonymous
Two years ago
11:04 20 Nov 15

Reply #565587

re: 36ers vs Wildcats, Nov 18

I somewhat agree with you Marcus (did I just say that???).

However, Randle is already a weak link defensively and DJ at times is suspect although he has been a lot better this year I think (except for Wed night, he just had a shocker all round and I think it has a lot to do with little help - especially against the big Perth frontline).

But, Randle and DJ are our best offensive weapons. You can't have 3 defensive weak links on the court at the same time, especially when that 3rd offers nothing else at the other end as his opponent is just getting a free ride.

So, Ebi is the weakest link and the easiest to replace and improve upon - therefore, he has to go.

SixersFan - great team and I agree, would be more of a contender than we currently are!


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