Jack Toft
Last month

NZB v CNS Mar 10

New Zealand must be looking forward to the NBL Cup finishing so they can head to their new digs in Tassie, Cairns players almost need a week in their saunas to re-adjust to the humidity back home. Both teams testier than a bunch of sailors who have been at sea for too long without the embrace of a woman. Breakers trounced Adelaide, Adelaide trounced Cairns, surely Breakers double trounce Cairns?

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DennisRodmansHair  
Last month

Crazy to think this is a bottom of the table clash. Before the season started I had both Cairns and NZ making the finals. Obviously, didn't factor in the following:
- The loss of DJ Newbill to Cairns.
- How out of shape Lamar Paterson would be (now injured)
- The affect of New Zealand being away from home / affected by COVID.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Breakers will be hoping to go 2/3 from their next 3 and this one is the easiest. If the Breakers continue to play like they have recently, this could get ugly for Cairns.

Any news on how far away is Patterson?

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Anonymous  
Last month

Corey Webster is out for this game

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Anonymous  
Last month

Corey injured and not playing. I expect Cairns to win this fairly comfortably.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Breakers missing Webster, Patterson, Loe... they can't catch a break.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

There is still Tai Webster please don't forget.

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Anonymous  
Last month

^Tai's great but he can’t do it alone. Where are Corey’s 20+ points per game going to come from...

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Anonymous  
Last month

Wow Cairns are fucking horrible. Nearly as bad as Olivers attitude

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Mystro  
Last month

More ball for Delaney and Abercrombie.
Cairns bigs all on multiple fouls in the 1st quarter.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Oliver clearly doesn't want to be there anymore.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Would Cairns like to start playing or wait until after half time?

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Mystro  
Last month

Healthy 24-11 lead for NZ at the end of the 1st.
Colton Iverson now fit is a beast.
Cairns have issues. Oliver's body language is terrible.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

I can't watch the game, but Oliver should be feasting on the NZ front court.

Is Oliver insisting on pick and popping as opposed to rolling?

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Cam Oliver sure is producing for someone having a crappy attitude, look out when he is locked in.

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Mystro  
Last month

He's scoring yes but defensively he isn’t doing a lot.

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Tom  
Last month

Go Finnget in that low block. Abercrombie get in to 8-10 feet then elevate. That gas to be the worst coaches challenge of all time.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Kelley gives King 13 mins....King is +17 with 12 points.

Noi....1-9

I know Noi is in Cairns' long term plan and King is looking for something higher but King deserves some of Noi and Djeric's minutes.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Dear Mr Shamir,

Please do not draw up this last play for Tai Webster.

Regards,

LB.

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Kb_24  
Last month

Noi cant dribble...his not helping the team, you can see he has no confidence..

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Cairns....LOL.

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koberulz  
Last month

Three complete fluke buckets to end that one.

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Luuuc  
Last month

wow

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Perthworld  
Last month

That was a lot of chucking from three that went in.

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LV  
Last month

Abercrombie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Mystro  
Last month

Abercrombie with the huuuge bucket to win after almost snatching defeat from the jaws of victory.

Good morale win

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Anonymous  
Last month

Noi is terrible. Give King his minutes. The kid can play but needs a chance and when he has some confidence he will shoot much better.

Cairns did well to come back into it but the Breakers were obviously fatigued. Iverson must have played 35+ let alone Abercrombie and Delaney.

Abercrombie is a gun. A lot of people say he isn't aggressive enough but coaches have to draw plays to play to his strengths because he isn’t a great creator. If the Breakers can get him and Delaney 8-10 shots they’ll be much better.

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Anonymous  
Last month

I don't understand Cairns... they should be much better than this. Good win Breakers.

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Jick  
Last month

What a game winner!

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Anonymous  
Last month

Ok can't be in Cairns long term plans, he’s going to nba. Someone will chuck a lot more money at him than he’s worth.
Abercrombie has always been a gun. He just plays team first.

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Anonymous  
Last month

What is actually up with Oliver?

Bad Santa alluded to it on Overtime that Oliver is in a bad headspace, likely to do with coaching clash. Kelly doesn't seem like the kind of dude you'd clash with though.

Baffling.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Jamie o'Laughlin will be knifing Mike for his job. He be hoping they sack him mid season so he can finish out the year.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Kelly's calm, quiet but don’t think for one minute he’s not tough, like all good coaches he knows it starts at defensive end. He wants defensively minded players. Noi struggling, Djeric got better but still weak at times. If Oliver is not following instructions Kelly will let him know.

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Bigdog  
Last month

Who was the new guy on the Breakers bench?

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Bigdog  
Last month

Karena playing well for sem. Why did the breakers sign trist?

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Anonymous  
Last month

He's lost the team. Cairns done

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Anonymous  
Last month

Nice defensive five minutes from Short, only player that looked like going with adnam. Still believe United will win this, they have some selfish players though.

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Anonymous  
Last month

#375 wrong place.

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Anonymous  
Last month

" Who was the new guy on the Breakers bench?"

Wondering the same thing. I couldn't recognise him.

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Manly Man  
Last month

how serious is Corey's injury ?

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Anonymous  
Last month

^ I noticed he was limping pretty badly last night on the sideline. I think it might be more serous than the Breakers are letting on.

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