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Two months ago

Illawarra Hawks ownership collapses

Three parties are in discussions to take over the Illawarra Hawks as Simon Stratford's ownership collapses.
Just announced all staff laid off.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Here we go again

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Isaac  
Two months ago

NBL response in part:

"We are committed to the club remaining in the NBL and the league will step in and operate the licence should a resolution not be found in the short term. However, as is the case with many clubs across different sports, staff may be stood down as we work through this period."

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Maybe give the license to Canberra.
would make the wnbl transition easier also.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Twin City Hawks.

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LoveBroker  
Two months ago

A Trash club, with Trash Management, Trash Players, Trash Supporters in an even more Trash Venue which can't even do something as fundamental as keep the rain out.

Only earlier this month Stratford vowed to stay as owner.
https://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/6658557/stratford-vows-to-stay-on-as-hawks-owner/?cs=2336

He can't even get that right for 29 days.

The Hawks are a failure from the owner, to Campbell all the way to the fans (who didn't turn up for the games again).

I was OK with the NBL giving them a hand with Ball, even with that leg up they managed spooners.

Can we please wipe the Hawks from all NBL records, and have 2001 declared no Champions?

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HeavenlyHawk  
Two months ago

They're going to come out of this better off with a much smarter & greater ownership group running the show from top down.

Have faith.

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twenty four  
Two months ago

^^^

True, it's not like the world has changed at all in the past 29 days.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

All sponsors pulled out, every one was quitting, walking, the existing owner had nothing left and was asking for a fortune to sell. I'd say job done, bring on the new owners, I’m hearing there is American money involved. It will be interesting to see how the covid 19 plays out now with the world shut down. Campbell was doing ok, yes the WEC does have to fix the roof but other than that it’s as good a venue as Cairns, Adelaide or even Brisbane.

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Slopernator  
Two months ago

Need an arena though = more $$$ for potential investor.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Matt Campbell did help save the NBL, never forget that.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Wow isn't Lovebroker a salty prick.

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Anon  
Two months ago

Hawks must survive. Great tradition
Grass roots basketball-need to hold onto the tradition otherwise lose history.
Hawkers fly as one. Character and pressure built diamonds. May the force be with Newcastle. Tough times but that's brings the best.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Those cliches should help.

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Perthworld  
Two months ago

Tough times ahead for Newcastle.

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Lawsy  
Two months ago

The 2400 people that turn up must be devastated

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Hoops Flog  
Two months ago

Love broker is the 10% that make you switch off from the forum for a week or two

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HeavenlyHawk  
Two months ago

'All sponsors pulled out, every one was quitting, walking, the existing owner had nothing left and was asking for a fortune to sell. I'd say job done, bring on the new owners, I'm hearing there is American money involved. It will be interesting to see how the covid 19 plays out now with the world shut down. Campbell was doing ok'

100% on the BALL!

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

For a Lovebroker he has a lot of hate. Relax mate, it's just basketball.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

First of many to come.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

At least LaMelo was great for the brand and bottom line.....oh wait it was a gimmick that didn't work!

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

LaMelo packed them in every where, hawks were bad but with out him were putrid. He did his job very well. Maybe you should go back to watching nrl where iq is not requisite.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

He might have been a gimmick, but he pulled the punters - from both here and abroad. Any sporting league in Australia would welcome a gimmick that provides them with an international audience.

Not sure how it's a failure on the Hawks behalf, he was offered to all clubs and nobody wanted him other than Illawarra. No brainer for them, they aren't flush with funds - like a few clubs - so why not take a free hit on a potential top 5 draft pick. They were never in it so it made logical sense to most.... Lovebroker, put the angry porn on, thrash one out and then maybe some sensibility and rationale might sink in. Then again, maybe not....

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

If Brooks doesn't go down so early, who knows. Would have hoped Boone was mega cheap but he missed a lot as well. They would have been better doing the Cairns route and getting younger imports invested in improving their stock for their next gig. A few bright signs in a couple of youngsters, but bad decisions by management.
Things don't look good after the world awakens from corona for most clubs, this would be sad.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

"Would have hoped Boone was mega cheap but he missed a lot as well." There was the first mistake.

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D2.0  
Two months ago

It's a hardly a surprise. Management was rubbish, and clearly owner didn't have enough money even before the Virus.

Not sure if they should survive. It would be sad to see them go, but it seems even their own fans don't care enough.

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Cram  
Two months ago

But I thought that the whole lamelo thing meant that the Hawks were rolling in money? That's what everyone kept telling me.

It's almost as if basing your team around a guy who isn't ready to play big minutes in a winning team isn't the way the build a side that locals will want to come and watch. Strange.

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Lovebroker  
Two months ago

If Brooks doesn't go down so early, who knows.


Even with Brooks, such adversity are part and parcel of a season, you roll with those and move on.

Instead the Hawks refused to fill the 2 outstanding import spots, then when prompted (kind word) by the NBL, they rewards the league with Billy Preston and Darington Hobson. I cannot imagine a worse duo of imports without cloning Scott Christopherson.

This was even before this season, last season it was Cedric Jackson and Jordair Jett.

The Hawks will actively do things to be trash.

I will give them one bit of credit where they got rid of Kevin White, unfortunately Adelaide volunteered to take that grenade for the Warratah league.

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Anonyhawk  
Two months ago

I'm pretty optimistic about the Hawks line up in NBL20-21

Think

IMPORT 1-2
Dech/Glover
Import/ Grida
Moller/ Coenraad
AJ/Froling


Nail those 2 imports & that's a competitive unit!

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CT  
Two months ago

Listen to the recent Shawn Dennis interview on AussieHoopla for some perspective on "They would have been better doing the Cairns route and getting younger imports invested in improving their stock for their next gig. "

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Some clubs can roll with those things easier than others - those with more moola can afford to spend on bringing in another high end import. Brooks wasn't paid at the high end of imports, it only came about because he had the same agent as Melo.

Good to see you ripped the head of your third nut and calmed down Lovey. Seems like this isolation thing isn't for everyone....

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Would be a shame to see them go, they're like Cairns, you sort of want to see the underdog get up once in a while. Like a few years ago with Western Bulldogs and Leicester City winning titles.

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orbit  
Two months ago

Campbell quit or got moved on?

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Campbell is out?

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Anonyhawk mentioned Moller. Why would you even suggest that name when if you did your research he's still under contract to the Kings. A prime candidate for the new Tassie franchise I would have thought. He's played 3 seasons there already.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Time to move them to Bendigo

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Bendigo will never happen. Try Geelong or Ballarat, oh that will never happen either. Mildura? Newcastle? Canberra? Gold Coast? Nup. None of them will ever occur.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Could get lamelo back, Warriors scouts just called him out for all his many deficiencies lol

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Anonymous  
Last month

If players with contracts are asked to take pay cuts, you would think they will become free agents. Could be a lot more players available.

Moller contract was an option, wasn't it ? He’s a 3/4 more than a straight four. It’s a strange one considering he could not get back in side after injury.

Hawks will be fine now previous owner seems to have been driven out.

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Mykel  
Last month

And yet I get an email from the NBL selling god damn Looney Tunes singlets. It doesn't make sense.

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koberulz  
Last month

IMPORT 1-2
Dech/Glover
Import/ Grida
Grida has done his ACL and the border is closed.

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Anonymous  
Last month

harry froling in for Andersen

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Anonyhawk  
Last month

What's a contract nowadays....
Blanchfield will look to move on.
Club will back Grida, even if not ready for the start of the season.
Moller may pounce on the opportunity to be a starter instead of 10th man with the big brother up the road.

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KET  
Last month

Is there any potential in the Illawarra market?

Not much point constantly saving a side if it's going to struggle going into the future.

It isn’t ideal to lose teams though. Is there capacity for two NSW sides?

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AngusH  
Last month

Illawarra have shown in the past that they'll support their team. Unlike Cairns though, they don't turn out if the team struggles, which is a shame because I think the reality for the regional clubs is more down years than top 4 years. You need to absolutely nail the import selections as far as cost/production goes while also being creative with locals. You're playing on hard mode.

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koberulz  
Last month

Club will back Grida, even if not ready for the start of the season.
He won't be ready for the end of the season.

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KET  
Last month

I think it helps having that extra finals spot available, keeps things competitive for longer perhaps and may help draw those crowds in.

People say it rewards mediocrity but it really doesn't the NBL has been so even.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Illawarra juniors is strong, always had good lot junior talent. It's has more money in the community now but is still more working class. The Wollongong entertainment centre is a reasonable basketball venue with a lot draw backs, no parking, overpriced and poor food ,overpriced venue to rent, though most clubs probably get ripped off . Beautiful beaches in summer time as well for free.

They can put a reasonable side together, not certain why no Naar unless he’s got a better offer elsewhere. He has limitations but offers a bit. I can’t see Moller going there unless Naar there as both Sydney boys high guys. As a nsw supporter I have followed both clubs and thought Moller offered more than Cook last season. You would think Blanchfield would be in the side as well though they might be have to many guards/ threes so let him go and keep the younger players.

Campbell has done well under the circumstances and a bit more back up in the coaching ranks would be useful.

Import Naar
Dech Glover,
Moller Grida
Import S Froling
Ogilvy H Froling

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Anonymous  
Last month

Ball packed them in away from home as a one off but at home people didn't want to watch losing sh*t basketball as the gimmick wears off very quickly.

In the end the Hawks paid overs for Ball and its didn't produce winning or additional revenues so it was a disaster as money/time could have been better spent on a real quality import to help make them at least competitive.

The Ball thing also basically killed the team as he wasn't even training with them and off doing his own thing which didn't help them.

The Hawks are gone and the USA money isn't coming as the world is headed for a major depression due to COVID19

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Anonymous  
Last month

Wait, the club is on the verge of folding again, and people are posting their depth charts for next season? And they're basically the same team as last season that finished last?

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koberulz  
Last month

And they include a player who's going to be out injured for the entire season.

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PeterJohn  
Last month

"I think it helps having that extra finals spot available, keeps things competitive for longer perhaps and may help draw those crowds in."

Top 2 did not change after round 7. Top 3 did not change after round 15.

Positions 4-6 were a competition among 3 teams after round 15, and that went almost to the last game of the season to decide 4th place. Allowing 5th placed team to play finals would not have made that any more competitive nor increased crowds for those 3 teams.

Crowds for Adelaide, the 7th placed team remained strong right to the last round too.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Hawks won't existing in the next NBL as even the league running them means the league itself will be stretched too thin.

Most clubs expect a massive reduction in the salary cap and a hard cap for 2 years being put in place at level around the $400-600K mark.

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James  
Last month

Lovebroker,
I don't follow or support the Hawks, but to say that management couldn't keep things going for 29 days after their comments is a bit rich in the current circumstances.................
There will be many other organisations/clubs in all sports in the same boat unfortunately.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Import / Naar
Dech / Glover / Vasljevic
import / Blanchfield
Import / Moller / Froling
Ogilvy / Salt

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Anonymous  
Last month

Illawarra community don't really support the team, it seems.

They had the biggest drawcard in the league and couldn't make much of it. And yes, Ball was a massive drawcard by every metric (except Illawarra crowds).

If you looked at the top regular season crowd number for just about every stadium it involved Illawarra. So that's actual bums on seats. They got the Facebook Watch deal and they got the social media followers.

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Anonymous  
Last month

"Most clubs expect a massive reduction in the salary cap and a hard cap for 2 years being put in place at level around the $400-600K mark." It was never enforceable previously why will it be now?

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Anonymous  
Last month

NBL season normally goes from October to February. It's possible that crowds will be back by the this time?

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Anonymous  
Last month

Can't see to many clubs being able to afford three imports, if salary cap does come in how do clubs like Melbourne get under it when they got McCarron, Prather, Illi, Lucual already on their books. There is 1.5 million there already, Perth also be in trouble, Cotton, Kay on big bucks.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Man those 4 players would be lucky to be on $1mill collectively. $1.5mill is laughable and if they are on that then that shows you how much of a joke the NBL 'soft cap' is.

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Zodiac  
Last month

They had the biggest drawcard in the league and couldn't make much of it. And yes, Ball was a massive drawcard by every metric (except Illawarra crowds).


That to me is the single biggest indictment on the Hawks and their fans. All the other teams were getting record crowds when the Hawks were coming to town yet they still got crap crowds in the Gong.

If they don't come out to support their team when they're winning (2017 GF season) or when they're losing or even when they have a big drawcard of a player then I'm not sure there is much justification for keeping a team there.

Things have been pretty ordinary crowd wise for around ten years now at the Hawks but this past season they needed to come out in their droves and still didn't. If I were running the league it would've been the final straw I don't blame the owner in bailing despite being a foundation club they're a lost cause now.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Exactly....people are holding on because foundation club when the vast majority of Hawks 'fans' DGAF. They won't even attend home games where the next #1 draft pick is playing. Their fans are trash to talk the talk and refuse to walk the walk.

At least in Adelaide, despite the average product on the court and in the results, we actually increased our attendance.

The Hawks set such a low benchmark and consistently manage to stay low.

Let them die.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Just curious what's the price for an adult ticket at home games for other venues.
Also what is the price on a beer?

Hawks tickets cost around $28-30 and a beer costs $8.80 from memory. Correct me if I’m wrong.

I honestly think it comes down to price of things. Also have a small stadium of around 4000.

If LK or new ownership bought the stadium or land to build a new stadium and made prices a lot cheaper you’d easily sell out and membership would be better than it was this season.

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Anonymous  
Last month

"If LK or new ownership bought the stadium or land to build a new stadium and made prices a lot cheaper you'd easily sell out and membership would be better than it was this season." You can't be serious. It's Townsville revisited. Once was a good product and ran into the ground. Time to say bye.

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Perthworld  
Last month

It is the mentality of Hawks fans. When I was there for the 2010 Grand Final the non-casuals who looked like the diehards all admitted unashamedly to being band wagoners who, despite being supporters of the club throughout the season and years, weren't interested in attending regular season games. What can you do?

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Anon wants LK to build them a free stadium on free land and rent it out at subsidised rates.

WTF.

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Anonymous  
Last month

I hope Hawks can work something out because there only club who started in 1979 which is amazing.

Otherwise if they can't work on reasonable prices for fans and their fans not attending then they should relocate to a bigger market like another Perth team or even Canberra if they have proper market.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Maybe Canberra-Illawarra Hawks.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Canberra team would be in same boat in a couple of years. What city would be a viable long term answer? Why not another Adelaide team while we're at it. A lot of fans disillusioned with Sixers, they can play at the Arena, kids free to boost the crowds. Sponsorship would be tough, but Sixers have been used to being the only team in town and are pathetic in marketing, social media etc.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Is this the same Canberra that last played in the SEABL and didn't win a game? Canberra basketball is arguably worse that the Illawarra region.

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Anonymous  
Last month

LoveBroker - Yeah I want LK to build the Hawks a new stadium but that's not what I said.

It's the reality for rural teams, the exact same thing is how a Tassie team is going to work. Haven't checked for a while but from what was said LK is trying to buy the Derwent to make it cheap for the Tassie team. As mentioned before WEC is way too expensive no fans want to spend that much to watch their team play, especially when their owner and management bring in shit players and have been too scared to sack the avg local players.

New ownership will do the club a world of good with the new times the NBL is in. I don't see why those are saying get rid of the Hawks. As much as I hate teams I don't want to see them gone. Why do you want to see an 8 team comp again when 10 teams is right there to be grabbed at?

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Anonymous  
Last month

I 100% agree with you, Hawks need to stay.

NBL can not go back to 8 teams. Hawks need to stay but if they can work out a better sponsorship for their stadium, things may work then.

But if it came to relocating I think another Perth team makes more sense because Wildcats have been dominating league the last 10 years. They have nearly 12,000 or more fans attending their matches. If the Hawks could even have half of the red army as a new team, financially they do much better.

But I'll rather keep Hawks and Perth team could be 11th team maybe one day, NBL needs to work with 12 teams if possible.

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koberulz  
Last month

Why do people think Wildcats fans would suddenly support a new team?

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orbit  
Last month

Need them all back! Newcastle, Canberra, Hobart (on it's way). Illawarra made a mistake letting Bevo walk & the product was shitye last season. A 2nd team in Adelaide wouldn't work but one in Perth might? Would be nice to get it to 12 teams & that's where LK was headed. This Kung Flu hasn't helped. Would hate to see Hawks fold!

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Anonymous  
Last month

It's tassie, Wellington, Canberra,
Geelong,Newcastle, Gold Coast

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Anonymous  
Last month

NBL should put another Perth team instead of South East Melbourne Phoenix. Red army always attends their games, if there was another team I think some of members would switch. Because if I was Perth member I would want the luxury to move seats then be Jampacked with 13,000 people. Even if new team had 3,000 members that would better then what Phoenix could get weekly.

Phoenix usually only have 2,000 people attending their games.
I think bringing in another Melbourne team was 1 to 2 years early.
It has definitely affected Melbourne United's attendance with many empty seats.

In one way it’s good because we have the luxury to move around. Red army would be jealous we Melbournians have more space.

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chillbaby  
Last month

Commenting as a sponsor of the Hawks (as well as other NBL sides) who lives in Sydney. The Hawks were behind the 8-ball all year. I dispute the "poor management" rhetoric - poor ownership which hamstrung every facet of the club maybe but the Hawks full-time office staff - all SIX of them - worked their butts off to ensure games proceeded. Started season reasonably competitive but injuries and financial constraints got worse as the season went on (as it did with other teams). When the Hawks fans (Hawkheads) are on the atmosphere in the WEC is as good as any in the country - I've been to pretty much every stadium the NBL has played in since inception. Early season with, from memory, 4 consecutive Monday night games is not conducive to attending - I love the game yet getting home after midnight meant I didn't attend - as well as other Mondays and Thursdays during the season. The whole region was also heavily affected by the bushfires with people physically being unable to attend and the heavy smoke in the air situation - which if you didn't experience it was terrible - also putting many off attending. There was one game in particular where we tried to get there but with all the southbound road closures and terrible air quality ended up turning around. I feel for the Hawks, staff and fans - so many negative situations this year and in the end it probably reflected on the court. Even the abandoned game at the WEC conspired against them. No excuses but I was at that game and had never seen such heavy rain - it was like a typhoon - just such a shame it was the Hawks. All the best to everyone during these tough times - in particular the Hawks fans and staff and the NBL communities

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orbit  
Last month

The Phoenix is perfect timing & give them a chance to grow! Supply & demand with seating as you mentioned anon makes a 2nd Prth team a no-brainer. The Fremantle Ferals has a noice ribg to it??

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orbit  
Last month

The Freo Ferals or Freo F&%&tards maybe?

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robt  
Last month

Re; "Red army would be jealous we Melbournians have more space."

Perth fan's response: "Yeah, I know we're the champs BUT have you seen all those Melb fans? They have so much room to lose in! Lucky bastartds!"

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Air Delay  
Last month

Well said chillbaby!

Hawks were screwed hard with the draw with so many MONDAY games. Great for TV, but tough to draw big crowds, no matter which city you're in.

Throw in to that mix that local IBA Snakepit competition runs their U/14 comp (a large chunk of the Hawks child and parent fan base) on a Monday night, was another spanner in the mix.

I'm always optimistic & I feel really comfortable, even in these uncertain economic times, of the Hawks new owners & directions moving forward!

Whilst not a 'depth chart' as such, I think Todd may move on, but where else in the league would he be a starter? I think Emmett may move too, seeking more playing time, but will he get more anywhere else in the league?

With Dech & Glover signed, that's a good local combo of guards, just NAIL the big money gun import at the point.

Assuming AJ stays, he & Sam can split time at the 5 & maybe Sam can play a bit more 4?

Tim would be a great back end of the rotation guy as he gets closer & closer with father time, meaning we need to stock up at the 3 & 4.

I'd be going after DJ Newbill at the 3 & trying to pry Moller at the 4 like a few people above have mentioned.

I'd your starting line up was a
STAR IMPORT 1
Dech or Glover
Newbill
Moller
AJ

That's 5 guys that play hard D & athleticism wise, AJ maybe not so athletic, but the other guys CAN move!

Let's see how it all plays out : )

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Anonymous  
Last month

Moller might have a point to prove after being so good till injury only to be replaced by Cooks who's father is assistant at Illawarra. Lot kings long time fans not happy how that played out as Moller very popular and has game and the win loss ratio was much better with Moller playing. Cooks must have been paid big coin to join kings.

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Anonymous  
Last month

"It's the reality for rural teams, the exact same thing is how a Tassie team is going to work. Haven't checked for a while but from what was said LK is trying to buy the Derwent to make it cheap for the Tassie team." Which he didn't do. The Tassie Government owns the DEC now.
Illawarra on the verge of folding, Cairns and I hear today Adelaide are in doo doo. The first 2 are defininitely on the brink of being gone and there certainly has been talk about Adelaides finances for a long time now.

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Anonymous  
Last month

DJ Newbill will be in demand if there is an NBL next year so don't think the hawks can pay him what he'll command elsehwere.

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Perthworld  
Last month

A 2nd team in Adelaide wouldn't work but one in Perth might?

For the millionth time - no.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Funny how The kings owner wanted to buy the Hawks franchise yet the NBL or should I say LK said no.

The NBL wants them to have new ownership yet rejects a genuine bid sounds like LK is full of s--t.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Paywall article. Worth a read if you can get it. (From The Herald Sun).

https://www.heraldsun.com.au/sport/basketball/nbl-lamelo-ball-expresses-interest-in-illawarra-hawks-ownership/news-story/839e1bb11551d7543cb1a152d9f714ea

As to the post above, you are talking shit man.
"In an interview prior to the 2019-2020 NBL season, he was asked why he doesn't own Illawarra as a proud south coast boy, to which he replied: "Well, firstly, it’s an easy answer in the sense that no one asked me."

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Thunder Jam  
Last month

Kestlewit doesn't want ANY regional teams,end of story.
He'd be fuming the Taipans bounced back from last place.

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Anonymous  
Last month

LK just wants a strong competitive competition, which he has certainly achieved so far. He does not care where they come from as long as they are viable.
Smith did not want to buy hawks just 25% share. It's probably smart not let him have it as if he starts to struggle financially it’s two sides that are in trouble.
The world of sport has changed in the last few months so no one really knows what is going to happen.
I believe that the Ball consortium are interested in buying a share of the new ownership group.

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orbit  
Last month

Thunder Jam i bet you also think the Corona Virus is a chinese conspiracy for world domination?
LK wants all clubs to have a sustainable model & i doubt he's worried about whether they are 'regional' or not.
I heard he was rapped for the Taipans & their great year - why wouldn't he be?

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Anonymous  
Last month

"I believe that the Ball consortium are interested in buying a share of the new ownership group." yep it's in the article above.

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Anon  
Last month

Chillbaby

The most sensible comment on this forum all year

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paul  
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"The Tassie Government owns the DEC now."

And is going to lease management of it to LK.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Anyone got the Ball takeover article?

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