Jack Toft
Earlier this year

Sydney v Brisbane Feb 3

A close game earlier in the round saw Sydney slide into home base for a win. Will they do it again? By now you would think both teams have the scouting right.

This is a classic NSW v Qld contest. Ever since Queensland ceded from NSW they have always loved to beat their big brother, but usually big brothers win.

I'm nervous as a Sixers fan. Brisbane need a win to push us out of the 4 and Sydney need a win to pressure for a top 2 finish. BUT, The Kings are the Collywobblers of the NBL folding at the worst time of the season.

For me, Te Rangi is the X Man. He could be the difference for a Brisbane win. However, there's no shortage of KY in Sydney, so they might just slide into home base again this round.

Sydney by 1

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Happy to have had a bet on the Bullets @2.35. Bullets by 1.

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Lovebroker  
Earlier this year

Most of that KY was 'used' up by Sydney when they lost to Perth at home by 20.

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AngusH  
Earlier this year

Hard to be optimistic as a Kings fan for this one. I'm hoping we string together two games in a round for the first time in forever, but more than likely the Bullets finally pick up a W against us and disappoint the home crowd 3 games consecutively.

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UseTaHoop  
Earlier this year

Even the commentators are joking about Sydney's weakness at the 4, naming the 2 players.

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

That should've been an unsportsmanlike foul by Davis on Adnam

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Timberball  
Earlier this year

Cadee showing his defensive quality early, if he tries really hard he may get within arms reach of Randle.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Turner got no idea lol

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UseTaHoop  
Earlier this year

Commentators have also made a massive deal about Bogut and other ex-NBA players playing NBL this season. Usually as in "Bogut played against X in the NBA.” All good, but...

How many times did Bogut ever appear on an NBA court at the same time as Boone, Bairstow etc, let alone in an individual matchup?

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Is Ray Turner the real deal?

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Three to make Two  
Earlier this year

Okay warned by May-berry. For being fouled?

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Davis no idea, some of these imports are crap.

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Three to make Two  
Earlier this year

*Vukona

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Luuuc  
Earlier this year

Does the Bullet Train not operate on Sundays or something?

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Tom  
Earlier this year

Brisbane have found Sydney too good so far. Only saving grace is that Sydney can't seem to stop Brisbane either.
Got get some stops!

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Tom  
Earlier this year

Prefer Gibson over Cadee. Point less playing him if he is not shooting and hitting. And probably Kendall ahead of all of them. Because he is looking to create and score. Otherwise all pressure on Lamar Jackson.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Looks like a very healthy crowd, top tiers open. Considering kings haven't won at home recently the fans are sticking.

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UseTaHoop  
Earlier this year

Lamar Patterson?

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Reeee  
Earlier this year

Sydney will win mark my words

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Three to make Two  
Earlier this year

Typical Vain Mawberry:
Hodgson is fouled, kickert makes contact after the whistle, Mawberry talks to Hodgson??

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Hodgson and Cadee season going down the tube, what's going on at Brisbane, they have beaten Melbourne three times.

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Tom  
Earlier this year

Randall, Lisch have all the answers heading into Q4. Hard to see Brisbane getting back into it. Taken Brisbane's time away on the 3. Rushed and no shoots well if they don't have time.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

how many Americans do Sydney have???

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

I think Matt Russell has wrongly used the word laconic his entire broadcasting career

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Gaze has answered the haters, all the rumours re internal fighting looks like bull shit.

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Perthworld  
Earlier this year

Bullet trains here seem to run entirely differently to their Japanese counterparts.

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

Haha, Jesus. Anyone wanna try defend that Te Rangi blocking foul that should've been called unsportsmanlike?

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

Buzzas will be fine

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UseTaHoop  
Earlier this year

"Manu Fieldel
Today

I think Matt Russell has wrongly used the word laconic his entire broadcasting career"

Russell has a laconic attitude to his job.

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

Well you need to be laconic as a commentator. Laconic but also talkative. However his balance between the two is way off

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UseTaHoop  
Earlier this year

You mean he's wordy but vacuous?

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Lovebroker  
Earlier this year

I thoroughly enjoy seeing the Buzza Train, and in particular it's sole inhabitant, burn.

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Manu Fieldel  
Earlier this year

He's loquacious but also verbose.

Haha, yes indeed I know you do, Lovey. However we Buzzas will have the final chortle

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AngusH  
Earlier this year

Never doubted us for even a second. ;p

Probably the best overall game we've played this season with some great individual performances. Still pissed at Gaze's substitutions, in particular the Adnam-Randle lineup that should never be on the floor, and the fact that he just loves subbing Bowen in at the worst times and sticks with him way too long.

Another real solid Turner performance too.

As for the Bullets, Bairstow, Kendle, and Patterson the only guys who showed up tonight. Patterson tried to do it himself late but if anything he should've started about two quarters sooner. Easily Kendle's best performance since earning a full contract (not that that's saying a whole lot).

Gliddon, Cadee, Te Rangi all MIA. Don't know how much coin Brisbane threw at Gliddon and to a lesser degree Cadee, but I'd imagine there's a fair correlation between Bullets losses and those guys being invisible. Far too inconsistent.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Jason Cadee. Andrej's love child stinks up the joint yet again. How anyone in their right mind can think for a second that Cadee is a starting level point guard in this league is completely beyond me. He was embarrassing tonight.

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Anon  
Earlier this year

Cadee gone.

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Anon  
Earlier this year

Kings made a mistake by winning here. They let Adelaide back into the top 4 - a team they struggle with.

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Wont last. Brisbane will still make it.

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Anon  
Earlier this year

Turner starting to look good, or is it Brisbane's non-existent defence?

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