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Anonymous
Last week

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Randle attacks Hawks in the media

I saw Randle attacking the Hawks on the news tonight calling them dirty and saying he doesn't like any of them. Thoughts? Bad move in my opinion to give another team any fuel.

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Anonymous
Last week
18:40 14 Feb 17

Reply #625271

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

niiiiiice spice it up


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Shano76
Last week
18:43 14 Feb 17

Reply #625273

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Ha ha. Think there is a bit of bad blood there. Didnt Bevo say Jacobsen had got a few of his players in early games. Then there was the game two weeks ago. I think Hawks match up with us very well. Wouldnt be needling them too much.


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Dazz
Last week
19:04 14 Feb 17

Reply #625285

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Obviously Bevo is "______" and should be banned from coaching against Adelaide.

In all seriousness though, Randle needs to be carefull. It's pretty obvious that the league directs the refs to watch out for certain behaviour, and that refs do, in effect, hold "grudges."
Whittington kept arguing with the refs, next thing you know bam, two tech fouls and he's out.

Refs could start the game looking out for niggle between Randle and others.


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Anonymous
Last week
19:06 14 Feb 17

Reply #625287

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

The same ones who ignore any niggle from the Cats?


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Anonymous
Last week
19:12 14 Feb 17

Reply #625288

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Ignore niggle from the cats? Take your hand off it


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Anonymous
Last week
19:15 14 Feb 17

Reply #625289

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

"Take your hand off it" is what I wish the refs would say to the Cats at Perth Arena.


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ROFLcopter
Last week
19:34 14 Feb 17

Reply #625291

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

LOL

Randle is a show-man. Nothing to see here.


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JOaRiDrAN
Last week
19:37 14 Feb 17

Reply #625292

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

I think Jerome is trying to fire himself up more than anything.
Bring on the Hawks


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Shano76
Last week
19:48 14 Feb 17

Reply #625294

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

You make little sense to me Dazz.


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Anonymous
Last week
20:32 14 Feb 17

Reply #625301

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Dazz don't comment on things you know nothing about. Just let the MVP be the MVP he is one smart cookie. He will be going large Thursday.


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Manu Fieldel
Last week
20:43 14 Feb 17

Reply #625306

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

This is only a good thing. More media coverage, more hype for fans, more referee attention on the Hawks.


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FM
Last week
20:52 14 Feb 17

Reply #625311

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Truth is you know that Illawarra will start with a plan to hold Randle as much as possible. Try and work him down as early as they can.

Can wait, last time Randle put his money where his mouth was, Brisbane got burnt.


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Anonymous
Last week
20:52 14 Feb 17

Reply #625312

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Dazz commenting on a non Perth thread. He can't get it right with his own team and people expect him to get it right here?


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skull
Last week
21:07 14 Feb 17

Reply #625313

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Shots Fired !!


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Anonymous
Last week
21:13 14 Feb 17

Reply #625316

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

While Dazz's comment in this thread is off the mark, the two anons bullying him are just weak.


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Anonymous
Last week
21:55 14 Feb 17

Reply #625321

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Dazz should stick to Perth topics. Not venture into stuff it doesn't know.


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Thunder Jam
Last week
22:00 14 Feb 17

Reply #625323

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Well Anon halfwits shouldn't be allowed to post as I've said before. Man up sooks!
Dazz is entitled to his or her say!
Re Randle he's silly if he's stirred them up. You were little chance beating Hawks before this now you're done! Done in straight sets pea soupers


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SteveK2
Last week
23:28 14 Feb 17

Reply #625344

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

IMO he's probably just a straight shooter, calling it like it is. The intensity is already ramped up for the playoffs, the Hawks are going to go at him hard and he's letting them know he's ready. Fuel or not.


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Anonymous
Last week
23:46 14 Feb 17

Reply #625347

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Thunder jam, face palm. Adelaide have been chilling in hibernation, the real comp starts now. And they are very aware of what they have to do to be the first to 5 wins from now on.


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Anonymous
Last week
23:47 14 Feb 17

Reply #625348

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

And it's not bullying as much as just a compete exhaustion at how annoying his input on this site has become. Don't worry he throws the old fuckwits line out every now and then so Dazz is no choir boy.


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Anonymous
Last week
23:48 14 Feb 17

Reply #625349

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

The Sixers might be secretly worried about Illawarra. The Hawks won the season series against them very comfortably. Could be an unfortunate by product of their tanking late


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ayjay
Last week
00:00 15 Feb 17

Reply #625350

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Illawarra Mercury

http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/4468588/36ers-star-randle-labels-hawks-dirty/

Pretty much sums it up I think.


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Train
Last week
00:08 15 Feb 17

Reply #625352

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Tough words coming from a team thats dropped its last 4 ;) Peow Peow


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ayjay
Last week
00:12 15 Feb 17

Reply #625353

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Looking forward to this game its going to be physical.

Should Hawks have an abundance of fouls by half time with Sixers only on a few. Joey better start his bench players in the third quarter with licence to be physical until the refs finish stat smoothing. Once the foul count is evened up a bit, bring back his starters with a vengeance.

Bring on Thursday, its going to be huge, full house plus standers!!


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cats 4 life
Last week
00:26 15 Feb 17

Reply #625355

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Got to luv it! Pressure on Adelaide. Got the league mvp talking trash, going to be awesome. Randle probably drop 50!


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Dazzomatic
Last week
00:43 15 Feb 17

Reply #625357

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

ROFLcopter is a flop


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Tornado
Last week
07:54 15 Feb 17

Reply #625366

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Smart move by Randle really. In effect, it will have the refs watching closely and it is a home game where the crowd now knowing this will be riding every call.


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Johnson
Last week
08:20 15 Feb 17

Reply #625370

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Ant man shooting off his big mouth.Well well well i can see this is going to backfire on him as the Hawks will go at him to get him in foul trouble cause the refs will be watching him more than the Hawks.Is he trying to be Mundine thinking he's the man.He wins MVP and thinks he is top shit.The Hawks to play alot of zone D which work well for them in all games v Adelaide barring one in Adelaide.


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Wookiee
Last week
08:37 15 Feb 17

Reply #625374

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Don't you mean the most knowledgeable crowd in the NBL, Tornado? lol...

Good on Randle for bringing a bit of spice to the lead up, this can really only work in their favour as the 36ers are the softest team that fall over at the slightest contact anyways, so hopefully the Hawks can play smart early on and tough it out for the win...


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Anonymous
Last week
09:32 15 Feb 17

Reply #625389

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Yeah people who are remotely offended whinging about this have no sense of flair and drama! This happens in the NBA all the time but we all meant to be nice and quiet in the nbl when he have an opinion right or wrong? Get out of here!!!


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Anonymous
Last week
10:00 15 Feb 17

Reply #625398

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Kevin White is dirty


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Fundingsland
Last week
10:29 15 Feb 17

Reply #625399

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Hawks scout is to rough up Jerome, don't get pissy that he is calling that tactic out


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Luuuc
Last week
10:57 15 Feb 17

Reply #625410

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Love it.
I don't care what they say - you da real MVP, Jerome.


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Chairman Of The Bored
Last week
13:00 15 Feb 17

Reply #625435

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

"He wins MVP and thinks he is top shit."

I think winning MVP actually confirms you're top shit. That's what the award is for. If it was socially acceptable to call it the "Top Shit Award", it would be called that.


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Kingpodge
Last week
13:05 15 Feb 17

Reply #625438

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

How dare the most dominant player all season act like it. If anyone has earned the ability to talk shit it's Randle.

Is he right or wrong? well.... that's a story for a different episode.


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Kingpodge
Last week
13:07 15 Feb 17

Reply #625439

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

p.s. teams are only as dirty as the refs let them be. It's not a hawks issue, it's an officiating issue. This is text book ref grooming.


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Chairman Of The Bored
Last week
13:29 15 Feb 17

Reply #625449

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Ref grooming is when a fat, 40 year old guy on the internet pretends to be a 14 year old girl and strikes up a relationship with an umpire, right?


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Kingpodge
Last week
13:31 15 Feb 17

Reply #625450

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

hahaha even i have limits to what i'd do to help my team.


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Luuuc
Earlier this week
11:23 19 Feb 17

Reply #626358

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Captain Creek jumps into 'dirty' debate, agreeing with MVP teammate Jerome Randle

"I back Jerome 100 per cent," Creek said.
“They’re a dirty bunch of players who can’t play at our level so their only chance is to try anything but basketball.
“We’re a far superior team as individuals and as a team so they have to resort to playing dirty.”


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Anonymous
Earlier this week
11:27 19 Feb 17

Reply #626360

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

What will they say about Cats before the GF as they are worse than Hawks?


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Luuuc
Earlier this week
11:28 19 Feb 17

Reply #626361

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

I'll be happy to find out if it means the Cats being in the GF series :)


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Train
Earlier this week
11:38 19 Feb 17

Reply #626364

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Are the Hawks really a dirty team? I'm not a fan of those comments being made to the media - leave it on the court. Sounds like dirty tactics by the 36ers using media to try put the Hawks off.


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Luuuc
Earlier this week
11:46 19 Feb 17

Reply #626366

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

At the time I just assumed it was Randle giving himself and his team something to pump themselves up and make sure they were ready to go, considering all their meaningless games at the end of the regular season would have dropped their intensity off.
I can't say I have though of the Hawks as being notably dirty. I reckon it's just Creek trying not to contradict his MVP. Being cohesive as a team right now is more important than being able to back up media quotes.


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Isaac
Earlier this week
12:27 19 Feb 17

Reply #626371

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

The 36ers are playing that line to influence the refs. Simple as that.


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Very Old
Earlier this week
12:35 19 Feb 17

Reply #626372

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

got to say that compared to Floppsie, Mop-Head and their tag-along mate -(thug for) Hire, even Kevin (anything but) White is a pre-royal commission choirboy.

I'm actually surprised that no-one has revived the old "Bruise Bros" tag for that trio of cats - of course the original NBA and NBL "bad boys" never flopped so that could be the reason.


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Anonymous
Earlier this week
13:10 19 Feb 17

Reply #626379

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

I think the talking point here isn't what Creek might hypothetically say about the Cats, but what he actually said about the Hawks. Who the f***is he to say they arent as his level? He's had a very ordinary career to date, I dont think not "being at his level" is as much of an insult as what he thinks it is.


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FSTOS
Earlier this week
13:22 19 Feb 17

Reply #626382

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Creek is a hell of a player who has taken his game to another level this season but I guessed when he got himself that dead racoon on skull haircut earlier in the season that the ego was getting a little too out of control.

Still like his game (moving towards the level of Sammy Mac or Sav now) as I do Randle's....just don't really like the BS swagger that so many athletes bring to the table these days...Not really the Aussie way Mitch.


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Train
Earlier this week
13:36 19 Feb 17

Reply #626386

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

I've lost a bit of respect for both Randle and Creek over those comments. I am all up for a bit of banter but I think those comments were a little to personal. I hope the Hawks spank them today.


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Anonymous
Earlier this week
13:37 19 Feb 17

Reply #626387

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

"Not really the Aussie way"

I cringed.


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Anonymous
Earlier this week
16:31 19 Feb 17

Reply #626618

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

So I guess Randle was right!


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Luuuc
Earlier this week
16:46 19 Feb 17

Reply #626663

re: Randle attacks Hawks in the media

Hawks were all set up to be able to shrug their shoulders at him and say "we beat you fair and square" ... until AJ


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