Jack Toft
Last month

PER v NZB Mar12

An amazing buzzer beater by Abba was the coldest of daggers into the Taipans' heart. A good, solid win tonight for Perf would almost lock in top prizemoney for the cup. Being such a low budget team, Perf could really use the money to get themselves out of poverty and return to generous lashings of Beluga caviar and Pol Roger. Abba out of daggers, Perf gets the cup in the baggers.

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Perth fan.  
Last month

$150K would be nice. Perth by 8.

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Mystro  
Last month

Corey Webster still out for NZ.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Breakers backing up from Wednesday and missing too many key players. Perth by a lot.

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Anonymous  
Last month

This will be a monumental effort if the Breakers can keep this close for four quarters.

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Anonymous  
Last month

I think Perth have this one, Breakers just a bit out gunned and will be starting to fatigue. Breakers however will like the smaller roster of Perth which has been a hole for the Breakers having only one strong 5.

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Anon  
Last month

Breakers can't take a trick...perth get another soft win ...

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Anonymous  
Last month

C Web will be out for a long time.

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Anonymous  
Last month

It's an uphill battle for the Breakers for sure, but I'm not ruling them out. SEM showed earlier this week that when you're stretched you can still win if someone like Creek or Abercrombie leads the way.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Breakers need to be honest about the extent of Corey's injury.

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Senator11  
Last month

Apparently Gleeson has news on Cotton becoming a Aussie, meant to be having some sort of pod interview with Lachy today I think?

Oh yeah, Perth need to take this, just need to lock down Tai and we should be good.

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Mystro  
Last month

How are NZ not being honest about Corey's injury?
It's been listed as a knee strain.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Lachy's interview was yesterday. Trev says 4-6 weeks for Bryce's citizenship to come through

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Perth fan.  
Last month

Should be enough games left for the import to qualify for the playoffs.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Perth are by far the best TEAM not most talented but TEAM in the league

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Anonymous  
Last month

Jarrad Bairstow is a starter. Shame on every team below Perth on the standings.

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Anonymous  
Last month

What is Corey's injury?

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Perth fan.  
Last month

Knee strain.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Sorry, I misread Mystro's post.

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Senator11  
Last month

"Lachy's interview was yesterday. Trev says 4-6 weeks for Bryce's citizenship to come through"

Thanks for that!

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Anonymous  
Last month

Has the club given any indication how long Corey is out for? Originally they said it wasn't serious, but he’s missed 2 games now, and was clearly playing injured in the United game.

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Anonymous  
Last month

No statement regarding Corey from what I have seen. I don't really see why they would hide it if it was serious, it would affect ticket sales if it was home games, but they don't really have any.

While Corey is a fantastic player, I also believe he would not make it easy for medical staff as he is a bit different at times.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Are you suggesting that his hand injury from supposedly cutting an avocado was actually from him making a bong from a powerade bottle?

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Anonymous  
Last month

Cotton gets citizenship on Monday 6 April

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Perth fan.  
Last month

Source #663.?

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Senator11  
Last month

I wouldn't be surprised if a new import heads over in the upcoming weeks to tick off quarantine and be match ready for when Cotton naturalises.

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Perthworld  
Last month

Cotton gets citizenship on Monday 6 April

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Anonymous  
Last month

So what position does the new import play? I've heard others on here say that the Cats could use another guard to help Cotton, but surely they go for a PF?

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Anonymous  
Last month

It would have to be a starting C or PF. Mooney is playing out of position at the moment so getting a C would help. But you could also argue that Mooney is playing really well at C so getting a starting PF to replace Travers/Bairstow would be the better option.

I guess it depends on who is available. I think they had planned on Plumlee but the delay has changed things there.

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LoveBroker  
Last month

Look at Delany go.

Jick must be onto his 3rd box of tissues.

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Mystro  
Last month

Bryce Cotton starting to heat up before halftime.
NZ up by 1.
Breakers can't afford to miss free throws nor get careless with the ball if they’re hoping to sneak a win.

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Another Anon  
Last month

WTF is the obsession with NZ foul count. It's only 8 fouls in a half and Abercrombie with 2 fouls at half time isn't 'in foul trouble'.
Just STFU.

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Luuuc  
Last month

Ugly half for Perth but somehow hung around.
NZ generating much better shots so far.

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Luuuc  
Last month

Shame a weak call like that needs a challenge to fix it.

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Anonymous  
Last month

The only positive from that coaches challenge was that the score stood and it was Breakers ball. I envisaged the score being cancelled and a jump ball.

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Perthworld  
Last month

Would be lovely to snatch this final quarter.

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Anonymous  
Last month

The best team in the competition the Wildcats keep producing

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Anonymous  
Last month

Inaugural NBL cup had to go to Perth really. It wouldn't feel right if it didn't.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Breakers are tough. Took a big third from Perth to win the game with Blanchfield streaky as usual. But Perth's next defence is next level. They unsettled Webster early with their physicality. Their scout on Iverson was also good with the back door cuts.

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Bigdog  
Last month

Kendall?

Really.

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Kb_24  
Last month

Perth will win the nbl cup...

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Mystro  
Last month

NZ just ran out of legs and Cotton is so damn good.

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Bigdog  
Last month

Now I know what it is like being a 36ers fan

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LV  
Last month

Perth continues their lucky season, beating a team missing Patterson, Corey Webster, Loe... anyone else??

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Anonymous  
Last month

Whether you want to admit it or not, Perth are a well oiled machine and they deserve to be in the position they're in.

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Perth fan.  
Last month

Lucky season lol. Sourgrapes on those Victorian vineyards.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Perth are a good team and well coached too. They run the right sets for the right people and at the right time. Blanchfield got hot and they found him the ball. Last season against the Breakers I saw them do similar with Steindl. You then add the best scorer in the league and the best rebounder and it's tough to beat. But it would be great to see them play a full strength Breakers.

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TB  
Last month

Yeah LV, if only we were lucky enough to gifted 7 bonus home games

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Anonymous  
Last month

Best rebounder and 5 man.

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Lovebroker  
Last month

LV complains that Perth got lucky with injured opponents.

Conveniently ignores United got to play SEM missing Sykes, Pineau, Gibbo and Broekhoff.....and lost.

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Perth fan.  
Last month

Lucky Childress was injured in 2018 grand final.

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LV  
Last month

[Conveniently ignores United got to play SEM missing Sykes, Pineau, Gibbo and Broekhoff.....and lost.]

United lost in OT while missing Hopson and White

Meanwhile Perth played SEM minus 3 of those 4 guys.... and got done by 31.

They then played SEM minus all 4 guys and won by a point

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