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 8. Wildcats 0-0 
Last:7/8/2017
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 3. Knox R. 17-5 
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 6. McKinnon C. 11-11 
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 8. Diamond V.E. 8-14 
 9. Hume City 7-15 
 10. Hawthorn M. 7-15 
 11. Corio Bay S. 4-18 
 12. Whittlesea City 3-19 
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 2. Southern T. 13-5 
 3. Norwood F. 12-6 
 4. W.Adelaide B. 11-7 
 5. Sturt S. 11-7 
 6. S.Adelaide P. 9-9 
 7. Forestville E. 8-10 
 8. Woodville W. 7-11 
 9. C.District L. 3-15 
 10. Eastern M. 2-16 
QBL
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 2. Mackay M. 13-3 
 3. Townsville H. 12-5 
 4. Cairns M. 11-6 
 5. SW Metro P. 11-6 
 6. Sunshine CR 10-7 
 7. Logan T. 9-8 
 8. Rockhampton 8-9 
 9. Brisbane S. 8-9 
 10. Gold Coast R. 6-11 
 11. Suncoast PC 5-10 
 12. Gladstone P. 5-11 
 13. Ipswich F. 4-13 
 14. Toowoomba M. 1-16 
SBL
 1. Willetton T. 20-6 
 2. Joondalup Wolves 20-6 
 3. Geraldton B. 19-7 
 4. Perth R. 16-10 
 5. SW Slammers 15-11 
 6. Stirling S. 15-11 
 7. Cockburn C. 15-11 
 8. Perry Lakes H. 12-14 
 9. Lakeside L. 12-14 
 10. Rockingham F. 11-15 
 11. East Perth E. 8-18 
 12. Goldfields G. 8-18 
 13. Kalamunda E.S. 7-19 
 14. Mandurah M. 4-22 
SEABL-East
 1. Mt Gambier 21-3 
 2. Nunawading S. 17-7 
 3. Geelong S. 16-8 
 4. Sandringham S. 11-13 
 5. Kilsyth C. 11-13 
 6. Albury W.B. 9-15 
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 2. Hobart C. 16-8 
 3. Dandenong R. 16-8 
 4. NW Tasmania 13-11 
 5. Bendigo B. 11-13 
 6. Melbourne T. 7-17 
 7. Frankston 7-17 
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 3. Bankstown B. 13-7 
 4. Hornsby S. 12-8 
 5. Manly Warr. 11-9 
 6. Cent.Coast C. 11-9 
 7. Maitland M. 11-9 
 8. Hills H. 9-11 
 9. Illawarra H. 5-15 
 10. Newcastle H. 3-17 
 11. Sutherland S. 3-17 
Last:9/3/2017
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Points Per Game
 Bryce COTTON
  Wildcats
  (185-G-92)
  Avg: 23.1
 1. Cotton, Wildcats23.1 
 2. Ware, United22.1 
 3. Randle, 36ers21.3 
 4. Prather, Wildcats19.5 
 5. Dillard, Breakers18.1 
 6. Newley, Kings17.6 
 7. Clarke, Hawks17.4 
 8. Penney, Breakers17.3 
 9. Goulding, United16.9 
 10. Lisch, Kings16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Josh BOONE
  United
  (208-F/C-84)
  Avg: 9.3
 1. Boone, United9.3 
 2. Craig, Bullets8.0 
 3. Ogilvy, Hawks7.6 
 4. Mitchell, Breakers7.2 
 5. Johnson, 36ers7.1 
 6. Pledger, Breakers6.8 
 7. Bairstow, Bullets6.5 
 8. Whittington, Kings6.4 
 9. McKay, Wildcats6.3 
 10. Knight, Wildcats6.0 
Assists Per Game
 Ben WOODSIDE
  Breakers
  (180-PG-85)
  Avg: 5.5
 1. Woodside, Breakers5.5 
 2. Jackson, United5.4 
 3. Randle, 36ers5.4 
 4. Dillard, Breakers4.8 
 5. Ware, United4.5 
 6. Stockton, Breakers4.2 
 7. Newley, Kings4.1 
 8. Sobey, 36ers4.1 
 9. Gibson, Bullets3.8 
 10. Lisch, Kings3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Kevin LISCH
  Kings
  (188-C-86)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Lisch, Kings1.9 
 2. Martin, Wildcats1.7 
 3. Dillard, Breakers1.6 
 4. Prather, Wildcats1.6 
 5. Whittington, Kings1.5 
 6. Jackson, United1.4 
 7. Cotton, Wildcats1.3 
 8. Ware, United1.3 
 9. Newley, Kings1.2 
 10. Martin, Hawks1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Andrew James OGILVY
  Hawks
  (211-C-88)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Ogilvy, Hawks1.5 
 2. McKay, Wildcats1.4 
 3. Pledger, Breakers1.2 
 4. Boone, United1.1 
 5. Whittington, Kings0.9 
 6. Powell, Kings0.8 
 7. Jervis, Bullets0.8 
 8. Carter, Breakers0.7 
 9. Maric, Kings0.7 
 10. Hodgson, 36ers0.7 

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Patrick Mills selected the top Australian playing abroad in last week's games - Mar 13, 2017


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Australians who are currently playing abroad.


Patrick Mills
Patrick Mills
   #1. This week's number one is an international point guard Patrick Mills (183-88, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in NBA). Mills led San Antonio Spurs to a victory over the Golden State Warriors (52-14) crushing them 107-85 in the NBA on Saturday night. He was MVP of the game. Mills recorded 21 points and added 4 passes in 21 minutes on the court. The San Antonio Spurs have a very solid 51-14 record this season. It's Mills' fifth year with the team. He has relatively good stats this year: 9.8ppg, 1.8rpg, 3.3apg, 2FGP: 47.8%, 3FGP: 42.1% and FT: 83.9% in 64 games he played so far. Mills is currently a member of the Australian senior national team.

Dante Exum
Dante Exum
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Dante Exum (198-95, currently plays in NBA). He could not help the Utah Jazz (41-25) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Exum's very good performance the Utah Jazz (41-25) was defeated 112-104 at home by the Oklahoma City Thunder. He was the top scorer with 22 points. This season Exum averages: 6.5ppg, 1.8rpg, 1.6apg, 2FGP: 55.0%(93-169), 3FGP: 27.4% and FT: 82.3%. He is in the roster of the Australian senior national team.

Brock Motum
Brock Motum
   #3. The Australian player who performed third best last week abroad was an international power forward Brock Motum (208-90, college: Washington St., currently plays in Euroleague). Motum contributed to Zalgiris' victory against the sixth-ranked Panathinaikos (14-11) 64-58 in the Euroleague last Thursday. He recorded 11 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 25 minutes. B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas (11-14) is placed tenth in the Euroleague. This year Motum has relatively solid stats: 11.0ppg, 3.5rpg, 2FGP: 59.3%(80-135), 3FGP: 42.4% and FT: 71.1% in 25 games. He is also a member of the Australian senior national team.

Jonah Bolden
Jonah Bolden
   #4. Forward Jonah Bolden (208-96, college: UCLA, currently plays in ABA League) was not able to help FMP (10-16) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Bolden's very good performance FMP was defeated 104-92 on the road by the second-ranked Cedevita. He was the top scorer with 23 points. Bolden also added 5 rebounds. The Regular Season already ended in the ABA League. It's Bolden's first season with the team. He has reliable stats this year: 12.9ppg, 7.2rpg and 1.8apg. Bolden used to play for the Australian U19 national team back in 2013.

Jason Cadee
Jason Cadee
   #5. Former international guard Jason Cadee (186-91, currently plays in Greece) was the main contributor in Kymis' surprising victory against the sixth-ranked Kolossos HH (11-10) 74-64 in the Greek A1 in Saturday night's game. He was the best player in that game. Cadee scored 23 points and added 3 assists in 32 minutes. GS Kymis (7-14) is placed 12th in the A1. Cadee has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 15.3ppg, 1.3rpg, 3.0apg and 1.7spg in three games. Cadee used to play for the Australian national team eight years ago.

Ben Madgen
Ben Madgen
   #6. Swingman Ben Madgen (193-85, college: Augusta, currently plays in Lithuania) was not able to secure a victory for Lietkabelis (18-8) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his good performance Lietkabelis was defeated 89-80 in Alytus by the lower-ranked Dzukija (#8). Madgen was the second best scorer with 11 points. He also added 5 rebounds. Madgen's stats this season are: 11.3ppg, 4.1rpg and 2.1apg. He is a former international player as he played for the Australian senior team three years ago.

Matthew Dellavedova
Matthew Dellavedova
   #7. International guard Matthew Dellavedova (193-90, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in NBA) contributed to a Milwaukee Bucks' victory against the Minnesota Timberwolves (27-38) 102-95 in the NBA on Saturday night. Dellavedova recorded 16 points in 28 minutes. The Milwaukee Bucks have 32-33 record this season. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Dellavedova's stats this year are: 7.8ppg, 2.0rpg and 5.1apg in 60 games. He is also Australian national team player.

Aron Baynes
Aron Baynes
   #8. Center Aron Baynes (208-86, college: Washington St., currently plays in NBA) helped Detroit Pistons win their game against the Chicago Bulls (31-35) 109-95 in the NBA in Monday night's game. Baynes scored 12 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The Detroit Pistons have 32-33 record this season. Baynes' overall stats this year are: 4.6ppg and 4.0rpg. He plays currently for the Australian national team.

Joe Ingles
Joe Ingles
   #9. International small forward Joe Ingles (203-87, currently plays in NBA) is a teammate of previously mentioned Dante Exum. But that was another game of his team in NBA which we would like to mention. Ingles helped Utah Jazz win their game against the New Orleans Pelicans (26-40) 88-83. He scored 12 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and dished 4 assists in 32 minutes. The Utah Jazz has a solid 41-25 record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. This year Ingles' overall stats are: 6.6ppg, 3.0rpg, 2.4apg and 1.2spg in 66 games. He is also in the roster of the Australian national team.

Daryl Corletto
Daryl Corletto
   #10. An experienced guard Daryl Corletto (193-81, currently plays in United Kingdom) couldn't help Plymouth Raiders (12-13) in their game against Sheffield Sharks (15-10) in the British BBL. Despite his very good performance on Sunday night Corletto was the top scorer with 24 points. He also added 3 passes. This season Corletto has very high stats. He averages: 16.8ppg, 3.6rpg, 3.6apg and 1.3spg. Corletto is a former U22 international player as seventeen years ago he still played for the Australian national team.

   #11. Former international guard Daniel Dillon (193-86, college: Arizona, currently plays in Japan) was the major contributor in Dragonflies' victory against the sixth-ranked Iwate Big Bulls crushing them 98-66 in the Japanese B League D2 in Sunday night's game. He recorded 16 points and grabbed 6 rebounds (made all of his five free throws) in 20 minutes. Dillon averaged so far 12.3ppg, 3.5rpg and 2.4apg in 44 games. He used to play for the Australian national team eight years ago.

   #12. Former U22 international forward Dan Trist (206-92, college: Lafayette, currently plays in Denmark) helped Horsens IC win their game against the closely-ranked Horsholm 96-78 in the Danish Ligaen last Tuesday. Trist recorded 19 points. Trist averaged so far 12.9ppg, 6.3rpg and 1.1apg. He used to play for the Australian U22 national team back in 2015.

   #13. Former U19 international forward Lewis Thomas (203-92, college: W.Oregon, currently plays in United Kingdom) couldn't help Glasgow Rocks in their game against Scorchers in the British BBL, despite his good performance on Sunday night. Thomas scored 12 points, had 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 36 minutes. But his team lost 75-89. This year Thomas' total stats are: 8.0ppg, 6.2rpg and 1.5apg in 25 games. He used to play for the Australian U19 national team six years ago.

   #14. Former U18 international center Jordan Vandenberg (216-90, college: N.Carolina St., currently plays in Japan) helped Nishinomiya Storks win their game against the leader Gunma 74-71 in the Japanese B League D2 on Saturday night. He scored 8 points, had 9 rebounds and made 5 blocks. Vandenberg has averaged so far 10.0ppg, 9.1rpg, 1.1apg and 1.6bpg. He used to play for the Australian U18 national team back in 2008.

   #15. Former international guard Rhys Carter (190-84, currently plays in United Kingdom) is a teammate of previously mentioned Daryl Corletto. However that was another game of his team in British BBL which brought him to that list. Carter couldn't help Plymouth Raiders in their game against London Lions. He recorded 8 points and added 7 assists in 21 minutes. His team lost 88-99. Carter averaged so far 10.6ppg, 3.4rpg, 5.6apg and 2.1spg in 25 games. He used to play for the Australian national team eight years ago.


The list of other players, who all have Australian passport but never been selected to any of Australian national teams:

   #1. Kyrie Irving (190-G-92, college: Duke, currently plays in NBA) could not help the Cleveland Cavaliers (43-22) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the Cleveland Cavaliers (43-22) lost 98-106 on the road to the Miami Heat. Irving was the top scorer with 32 points. He also added 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 40 minutes. It's Irving's sixth season with the team. Irving has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 25.2ppg, 3.4rpg, 5.9apg and 1.2spg in 58 games he played so far. Irving is a naturalized American. Strangely he has never played in Australia.

   #2. Nathan Sobey (190-G-90, college: Wyoming, currently plays in Greece) was not able to help PAOK (11-10) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Sobey's good performance PAOK was edged 73-70 in Rethymno by the lower-ranked AGOR (#7). He was the top scorer with 14 points. Sobey also added 8 rebounds (went 5 for 5 at the free throw line). It was his first game for PAOK this season.

   #3. Thomas Ammar (199-G/F-87, college: Mars Hill, currently plays in Lebanon) was not able to secure a victory for Mayrouba (3-13) in their last game on Sunday. Despite Ammar's good performance the bottom-ranked Mayrouba was badly defeated 96-77 in Beirut by the leading Homenetmen. He recorded a double-double by scoring 12 points and getting 13 rebounds. Ammar also added 3 assists. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. Ammar has averaged so far 7.1ppg, 6.5rpg and 2.0apg. He has a dual citizenship: Australian and Lebanese.

   #4. Xavier Cooks (203-G/F-95, currently plays college basketball in the States) led Winthrop to an easy victory against the Campbell University (13-5) 76-59 in the NCAA last Sunday. Cooks had a double-double by scoring 17 points and getting 14 rebounds. He also added 5 assists and 3 steals in 33 minutes. The Winthrop University has a very good 16-3 conference record this season. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. The Regular Season already ended in the NCAA. Cooks has very impressive stats this year: 16.3ppg, 9.2rpg, 2.8apg and 1.8bpg in 32 games.

   #5. Thon Maker (216-C/F-97, college: High School, currently plays in NBA) contributed to a Milwaukee Bucks' victory against the Philadelphia 76ers (23-43) 112-98 in the NBA in Monday night's game. Maker scored 7 points in 15 minutes. The Milwaukee Bucks have 32-33 record this season. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Maker has averaged so far 3.5ppg and 1.7rpg in 39 games. He is another player who holds two passports: Australian and South Sudanese.

   #6. Deng Adel (201-F-97, currently studies in the States), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Louisville (12-6) in their last game on Thursday. Despite Adel's very good performance the Louisville was defeated 81-77 in Durham by the Duke University. He scored 21 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. Adel averaged so far 11.9ppg, 4.5rpg and 2.2apg. He has both South Sudanese and Australian nationalities.

   #7. Jock Landale (211-C, is currently at the American university) led St.Mary's, CA to an easy victory against the Brigham Young University crushing them 81-50 in the NCAA on Monday night. Landale had a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 10 rebounds in 32 minutes. Landale has very impressive stats this year: 16.8ppg, 9.3rpg, 1.6apg and 1.2bpg in 32 games.

   #8. Chima Moneke (198-F, currently plays college basketball in the States) led Cal-Davis to a 2-point victory against the California State University, Fullerton 66-64 in the NCAA in Friday night's game. He recorded a double-double by scoring 19 points and getting 14 rebounds. Moneke also added 4 blocks. Moneke averaged so far 14.5ppg, 9.5rpg and 1.5bpg.

   #9. Sam Alabakis (211-C-97, currently plays college basketball in the States) led La-Monroe to a victory against the Arkansas State University 73-70 in the NCAA last Wednesday. Alabakis scored 14 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. Alabakis has averaged so far 3.4ppg and 2.7rpg.

   #10. Joseph Acuil (213-F-94, currently plays college basketball in the States) couldn't help the Baylor in their game against the Kansas State University in the NCAA. He scored 8 points, had 11 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 31 minutes. His team lost 64-70. Acuil has averaged so far 9.2ppg, 7.0rpg and 2.6bpg in 32 games. He also holds two passports: Australian and Sudanese.   




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NZ Breakers coach Paul Henare would like to make a public apology to the people of Taranaki for his side's performance against Melbourne United on Tuesday night. New Plymouth's TSB Stadium hosted an Australian National Basketball League (ANBL) pre-season game between the two sides, with Melbourne cruising to a 101-62 win. While he said earlier in the week that the result wasn't their top priority, after the match Henare said the way the team played was a huge concern. "That was unacceptab...   [read more]

Andrew Bogut
LA Lakers add Bogut to their roster - 1 day ago
Los Angeles Lakers (NBA) added to their roster 33-year old Australian international center Andrew Bogut (213-118kg-84, college: Utah). He played last season at Cleveland Cavaliers. Bogut also played for the Mavericks. In 26 NBA games he recorded 3.0ppg, 8.3rpg and 1.9apg. In 2005 Bogut was drafted by Milwaukee Bucks as #1 pick overall. The former University of Utah standoutis in his 13th (hopefully lucky) season in pro basketball. The list of the past achievements is quite long as among o...   [read more]

Joel Spear
Joel Spear (ex Albury W.B.) joins Nidaros Jets - 4 days ago
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