Zodiac
Last month

NBL Overtime Appreciation Thread

I just watched tonight's episode and I've gotta say the NBL does a great job with their Overtime show. I don't watch the show religiously but it's always informative and fun without descending into silliness.

Cam Luke may not be suited to calling games but I think he's a very good host and the trio all have great chemistry together.

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Anonymous  
Last month

They miss a lot of stuff, no talk about Perth loss.

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Ben  
Last month

I listen to it in podcast form and enjoy it. Agree that Cam, Santa and Corey work well together.

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PlaymakerMo  
Last month

If Corey's on, I refuse to watch for my own sanity.

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Zodiac  
Last month

Overtime is the perfect vehicle for Homicide rather than doing games.

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JMS  
Last month

Yes, I agree good episode. I like how Cam and Corey have calmed down and actually let Liam provide his full analysis. Corey particularly at times last season was too hyped. Certainly a great show these days.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Corey was super hyped last season haha. Remember when he kept interrupting Cam and Liam and kept saying blow up the SYDNEY KINGS with dynamite. 8-)

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Anonymous  
Last month

Nope.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Yes Luke and Corey are better at this, just keep them away from games.

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Perthworld  
Last month

Doesn't Homicide just make shit up on this the same way he does when "commentating"? I've never watched an episode.

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Lovebroker  
Last month

Overtime has good and bad.

If it were just Cam and Liam it could get boring.

You kind of need some flavour of Corey in there, not too much, but a little to make it interesting.

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Anonymous  
Last month

It's bettter than the basketball show, that’s for sure. Heal is unbearable, rucker should just stick to training kids. Feel sorry for the fox sports lady, deserves better.

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koberulz  
Last month

The Basketball Show just feels so horribly cheap. Or at least it did when I watched a couple of episodes last year and never went back to it.

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KET  
Last month

Still cheap looking just less cheap looking than last year

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KET  
Last month

Whilst on the topic of nbl shows - noticed nbl ditched the post nbl analysis/Sportsbet show.

If the Stan sports/nine thing ends up happening (fingers crossed) - perhaps that opens possibilities of pre/post game shows on Stan? So that there is build up and some post-mortem.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Perthworld commenting on a show he has never watched.

Go figure

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KET  
Last month

To be fair I watch every episode and he does make shit up.

The times he doesn't, he states the obvious preceded by "let me tell you" (that very much does not need telling). This would be dangerous in a drinking game, about as dangerous as Liam and Luke are lapping it up and stroking his ego

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koberulz  
Last month

I think my favourite one was last year, when they spent a segment on the Bogut-vs-Long debate. Liam spent five minutes laying out all the numbers and other arguments in Bogut's favour, and then Homicide just yelled "He got a double-double!" (or something similarly inane) fifteen times really loudly.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Is anyone watching the NBL or its related media?

Overtime is terrible witht he presenters wooden with no personality at all!

The NBL ratings are in the toilet!

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Anonymous  
Last month

After saying he's not a stats or analytics guy, he sure does like to rattle off the stats line. Why? Because it's easy.

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Anonymous  
Last month

"Perthworld commenting on a show he has never watched. Go figure"
I was going to say the same thing hahahaha

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PlaymakerMo  
Last month

"Overtime is the perfect vehicle for Homicide rather than doing games."

I actually agree with you, Zodiac. I still think the NBL could employ someone much better to do his job, but this talks show role is very appropriate for Corey - not too dissimilar to Colin Cowherd, Stephen A Smith etc.

Unfortunately, he's on games too though either way... Hence my overall dissatisfaction.

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Perthworld  
Last month

To be fair I watch every episode and he does make shit up.

The times he doesn't, he states the obvious preceded by "let me tell you" (that very much does not need telling). This would be dangerous in a drinking game, about as dangerous as Liam and Luke are lapping it up and stroking his ego

Haha thanks, that's what I assumed seeing Homicide on the panel and why I've never bothered. It's pretty sad when a NBL fan doesn't even try watching a NBL show because of who they hire.

I searched and found out last night that Heal has four sponsors for his show and now people are commentating on how cheap it is. Classic.

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koberulz  
Last month

"Overtime is the perfect vehicle for Homicide rather than doing games."

I actually agree with you, Zodiac.
I've been saying this since he started doing commentary five years ago, long before Overtime was even a thing.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Heal's show is absolute garbage. Just a vehicle for his massive ego.

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Giacontigers  
Last month

Fox sports woman on the Basketball Show is good. She does deserved better. She should definitely host more NBL games as a host.

It's a shame that all the NBL media is based in Crocmedia, Melbourne. I use to love catching up with the commentators after each game.

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Anonymous  
Last month

#699 100%.

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KET  
Last month

Where's a Caddee one...?

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