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NBL Standings
 1 Wildcats 18-10 
 2 United 18-10 
 3 Kings 18-10 
 4 Bullets 14-14 
 5 36ers 14-14 
 6 Breakers 12-16 
 7 Hawks 12-16 
 8 Taipans 6-22 
Last:2/18/2019
State Standings
Big V
 1 McKinnon C. 15-1 
 2 Hume City 12-5 
 3 Casey C. 12-5 
 4 Hawthorn M. 11-6 
 5 Keilor T. 8-9 
 6 Chelsea G. 7-10 
 7 Werribee D. 5-12 
 8 Blackburn V. 3-14 
 9 Corio Bay S. 3-14 
NBL1
 1 Ballarat M. 13-2 
 2 Nunawading S. 10-5 
 3 Geelong S. 10-6 
 4 Kilsyth C. 9-5 
 5 Melbourne T. 9-5 
 6 Frankston B. 9-6 
 7 Waverley F. 8-6 
 8 Dandenong R. 7-8 
 9 Diamond V.E. 7-8 
 10 Bendigo B. 7-8 
 11 BA CoE 7-10 
 12 Hobart H. 6-8 
 13 Knox R. 6-9 
 14 NW Tasmania 6-9 
 15 Eltham W. 6-9 
 16 Albury W.B. 6-9 
 17 Ringwood H. 5-10 
 18 Sandringham S. 3-11 
Premier League
 1 Mt Gambier 14-3 
 2 Forestville E. 12-3 
 3 Norwood F. 12-4 
 4 Southern T. 11-4 
 5 N.Adelaide R. 11-5 
 6 C.District L. 7-8 
 7 W.Adelaide B. 6-10 
 8 Woodville W. 5-10 
 9 Sturt S. 3-12 
 10 S.Adelaide P. 2-13 
 11 Eastern M. 2-13 
QBL
 1 Brisbane C. 10-0 
 2 Mackay M. 10-2 
 3 Townsville H. 8-2 
 4 Gold Coast R. 8-2 
 5 Cairns M. 7-5 
 6 Logan T. 6-4 
 7 Rockhampton 6-4 
 8 Sunshine CP 4-5 
 9 Sunshine CR 4-5 
 10 SW Metro P. 4-7 
 11 Ipswich F. 3-6 
 12 SD Spartans 3-7 
 13 NGC Seahawks 3-8 
 14 Toowoomba M. 1-10 
 15 Gladstone P. 1-11 
SBL
 1 Joondalup W. 17-4 
 2 Geraldton B. 14-4 
 3 Lakeside L. 14-5 
 4 Rockingham F. 14-5 
 5 Warwick S. 13-6 
 6 Perry Lakes H. 12-7 
 7 Goldfields G. 11-10 
 8 Willetton T. 9-11 
 9 Kalamunda E.S. 8-11 
 10 Perth R. 8-12 
 11 East Perth E. 6-14 
 12 Cockburn C. 5-14 
 13 Mandurah M. 5-15 
 14 SW Slammers 1-19 
WARATAH
 1 Cent.Coast C. 11-3 
 2 Manly Warr. 10-3 
 3 Sutherland S. 10-4 
 4 Sydney Comets 9-4 
 5 Maitland M. 9-5 
 6 Norths Bears 8-6 
 7 Hills H. 7-5 
 8 Penrith P. 6-8 
 9 Canberra G. 4-9 
 10 Bankstown B. 4-10 
 11 Newcastle H. 1-11 
 12 Hornsby S. 1-12 
Full Standings
Last:6/24/2019
U20 Championship Standings
 1 N.Territory 0-0 
 2 NSW 0-0 
 3 S.Australia 0-0 
 4 Tasmania 0-0 
 5 Victoria 0-0 
Last:4/13/2019
U18 Standings
Pool A
 1 VIC Metro 5-0 
 2 Tasmania 4-1 
 3 NSW Metro 3-2 
 4 Qld North 2-3 
 5 SA Country 1-4 
 6 WA Country 0-5 
Pool B
 1 SA Metro 5-1 
 2 Qld South 5-1 
 3 VIC Country 5-1 
 4 NSW Country 3-3 
 5 WA Metro 2-4 
 6 Northern 1-5 
 7 Austr.Capital 0-6 
Full Standings
Last:4/18/2019
Local Standings
Big V D1
 1 Sunbury J. 15-3 
 2 Warrandyte V. 13-4 
 3 Western Port 13-5 
 4 Shepparton G. 12-4 
 5 Keysborough C. 11-5 
 6 Bulleen B. 8-8 
 7 Warrnambool 7-10 
 8  Bellarine S. 7-10 
 9 Collingwood AS 7-11 
 10 Coburg G. 6-12 
 11 Whittlesea P. 4-13 
 12 Melbourne U. 4-13 
 13 Latrobe City E. 3-12 
DBA
 1 TV Jets 6-1 
 2 Razzle S. 5-1 
 3 Palmerston 4-3 
 4 Ansett 3-3 
 5 Uni Rebels 3-3 
 6 Eagles 3-5 
 7 Essington C. 2-4 
 8 Lightning 0-7 
SBL D1
 1 Brisbane C. 2 7-1 
 2 Northside W. 7-1 
 3 SD Spartans B. 5-4 
 4 USC Rip City B. 4-3 
 5 Phoenix Clippers 3-5 
 6 Logan Thunder 2 3-5 
 7 SW Metro PG 3-6 
 8 Gold Coast R. 2 1-8 
WARATAH D1 GR.A
 1 Sutherland S. 2 10-2 
 2 Canberra GA 9-3 
 3 Illawarra H. 2 8-4 
 4 Shoalhaven T. 8-4 
 5 Lithgow L. 7-6 
 6 Bankstown B. 2 6-6 
 7 Queanbeyan Y. 6-7 
 8 Wagga WH 4-9 
 9 Orange E. 0-0 
 10 Dubbo R. 0-12 
WARATAH D1 GR.B
 1 Cent.Coast C. 2 0-0 
 2 Central Coast W. 0-0 
 3 Hawkesbury J. 0-0 
 4 Hills H. 2 0-0 
 5 Manly Warr. 2 0-0 
 6 Newcastle H. 2 0-0 
 7 Port Macquarie 0-0 
 8 Springwood S. 0-0 
 9 St George S. 0-0 
 10 Tamworth T. 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:6/24/2019
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Melo TRIMBLE
  Taipans
  (190-G-95)
  Avg: 22.5
 1. Trimble, Taipans22.5 
 2. Cotton, Wildcats21.8 
 3. Ware, United18.8 
 4. Long, Breakers18.3 
 5. Randle, Kings17.9 
 6. Patterson, Bullets17.8 
 7. White, Wildcats17.0 
 8. Johnson, 36ers17.0 
 9. Sobey, 36ers16.1 
 10. Kay, Wildcats14.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Andrew BOGUT
  Kings
  (213-C-84)
  Avg: 11.5
 1. Bogut, Kings11.5 
 2. Long, Breakers9.0 
 3. Kay, Wildcats8.7 
 4. Boone, United8.4 
 5. Kennedy, United7.4 
 6. Johnson, 36ers6.8 
 7. Ogilvy, Hawks6.7 
 8. Patterson, Bullets6.3 
 9. Hodgson, Bullets6.1 
 10. Bairstow, Bullets5.8 
Assists Per Game
 Nathan SOBEY
  36ers
  (190-G-90)
  Avg: 5.1
 1. Sobey, 36ers5.1 
 2. Trimble, Taipans4.6 
 3. Ware, United4.4 
 4. Moore, 36ers4.3 
 5. Randle, Kings4.1 
 6. Cadee, Bullets4.1 
 7. Martin, Wildcats3.9 
 8. Jackson, Hawks3.8 
 9. Patterson, Bullets3.8 
 10. Cotton, Wildcats3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Damian MARTIN
  Wildcats
  (186-G-84)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Martin, Wildcats1.7 
 2. Jett, Hawks1.6 
 3. Lisch, Kings1.4 
 4. Patterson, Bullets1.3 
 5. Cotton, Wildcats1.3 
 6. Kennedy, United1.2 
 7. Trimble, Taipans1.2 
 8. Newbill, Taipans1.2 
 9. Kay, Wildcats1.2 
 10. Gliddon, Bullets1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Andrew BOGUT
  Kings
  (213-C-84)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Bogut, Kings2.7 
 2. Long, Breakers1.5 
 3. Boone, United1.4 
 4. Wesley, Breakers1.1 
 5. Ogilvy, Hawks1.1 
 6. Hodgson, Bullets1.1 
 7. Loe, Taipans0.8 
 8. Pledger, United0.8 
 9. Andersen, Hawks0.6 
 10. Barlow, United0.6 

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Next Round Schedule

Round 18 (Regular Season)

Big V
Werribee  Jun.30  Casey C. 81%
McKinnon 63%  Jun.30  Hume City
Blackburn  Jun.30  Hawthorn 78%
Hawthorn 82%  Jun.29  Werribee
Keilor T. 52%  Jun.29  Corio Bay
Chelsea  Jun.29  McKinnon 81%
NBL1
Diamond. 61%  Jun.30  Nunawad.
Knox R. 59%  Jun.30  Ringwood
Waverley 74%  Jun.30  Sandring.
Hobart H.  Jun.29  Melbourne 51%
Albury W.  Jun.29  Frankston 58%
Ballarat 74%  Jun.29  Diamond.
Dandenong  Jun.29  Kilsyth 63%
Eltham W. 55%  Jun.29  Bendigo
Nunawad. 64%  Jun.29  Ringwood
Sandring.  Jun.29  Geelong 73%
Premier League
Southern 86%  Jun.29  Sturt S.
Mt Gamb. 87%  Jun.29  Woodville
Eastern  Jun.29  N.Adela. 87%
C.Distr. 58%  Jun.29  W.Adela.
Norwood 93%  Jun.29  S.Adela.
QBL
Brisbane 79%  Jun.30  Logan T.
Ipswich  Jun.29  Brisbane 89%
Sunshine  Jun.29  Gold Co. 77%
Sunshine 87%  Jun.29  Toowoomba
Cairns M. 58%  Jun.29  Mackay M.
Gladstone  Jun.29  NGC Seah. 68%
Townsvi. 60%  Jun.28  Mackay M.
Sunshine 60%  Jun.28  SD Spart.
Rockhamp. 76%  Jun.28  NGC Seah.
Ipswich  Jun.28  Gold Co. 73%
SBL
Perry La. 71%  Jun.30  E.Perth
Warwick 74%  Jun.30  SW Slamm.
Mandurah  Jun.29  Perry La. 79%
Cockburn  Jun.29  Warwick 61%
Geraldton 62%  Jun.29  Lakeside
Goldfie. 62%  Jun.29  Kalamunda
Joondalup 71%  Jun.29  Willetton
Rocking. 81%  Jun.28  Perth R.
Next Round Schedule

Round 15 (Regular Season)

Big V D1
Sunbury 64%  Jun.30  Warrand.
Latrobe C.  Jun.30  Sheppar. 79%
Bulleen 64%  Jun.30  Melbourne
Whittle.  Jun.30   Bellar. 65%
Bellar. 60%  Jun.29  Coburg G.
Sheppar. 80%  Jun.29  Warrnamb.
Collingw.  Jun.29  W.Port 69%
Keysboro. 87%  Jun.29  Whittle.
Warrand. 66%  Jun.29  Bulleen
Melbourne 51%  Jun.29  Latrobe C.
DBA
Essington 56%  Jun.29  Eagles
Lightning  Jun.29  Razzle S. 96%
Uni Reb. 58%  Jun.28  Palmers.
Ansett  Jun.27  TV Jets 69%
SBL D1
USC Rip.  Jun.30  Brisbane. 74%
Logan Thu.  Jun.29  Northside 84%
Phoenix C.  Jun.29  SD Spart. 58%
WARATAH D1
Sutherl. 79%  Jun.29  Queanbe.
Canberra 82%  Jun.29  Wagga WH
Bankstown 71%  Jun.29  Eagles
Shoalha.  Jun.29  Lithgow 55%
Illawarra 86%  Jun.29  Dubbo R.
Ben Madgen's 31 points make him top Australian player abroad of the week - Oct 1, 2018


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


Ben Madgen
Ben Madgen
   #1. This week's number one is an experienced former international swingman Ben Madgen (193-85, college: Augusta, currently plays in Germany). He could not help Crailsheim Merlins (0-1) in their last game. Despite Madgen's very good performance Crailsheim Merlins lost 80-93 on the road to the much higher-ranked (#4) Eisbaeren Bremerhaven. He was the top scorer with 31 points. Madgen also added 6 rebounds in 33 minutes on the court. It was his first game for Crailsheim Merlins this season. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. Madgen played for the Australian senior national team four years ago.

Joshua Wilcher
Joshua Wilcher
   #2. Second place goes to former international point guard Joshua Wilcher (178-91, college: Cent.Wyoming, currently plays in United Kingdom). Wilcher was the major contributor in a Plymouth Raiders' surprising victory against the fourth-ranked London Lions (2-1) 95-88 in the British BBL on Sunday night. He recorded 26 points (!!!) and added 7 assists in 36 minutes. Plymouth University Raiders (1-2) is placed tenth in the BBL. But the season is still in it's first stage and everything can happen. Wilcher has relatively good stats this year: 13.7ppg, 2.0rpg, 4.7apg, 3FGP: 27.8% and FT: 75.0% in three games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Australian and British. Former Sandringham Sabres starter played for the Australian national team in 2009.

Duop Reath
Duop Reath
   #3. The Australian player who performed third best last week abroad was University international forward Duop Reath (211-96, college: LSU, currently plays in ABA League). Reath managed to help FMP Beograd to win against the 16th-ranked KK Zadar (0-1) 99-86 in the ABA League last Monday. He recorded 5 points and blocked 2 blocks. It was his first game for FMP this season. His team is placed first in the ABA League. Reath is another player who holds two passports: Australian and South Sudanese. He played for the Australian university national team one years ago.

Xavier Cooks
Xavier Cooks
   #4. Swingman Xavier Cooks (203-95, college: Winthrop, currently plays in Germany) was not able to help s Oliver Baskets in their game against Brose Baskets (1-0) in the German BBL. Cooks recorded only 4 points in 10 minutes. It was his first game for s Oliver Baskets this season. s Oliver Baskets lost 80-84 in Bamberg to the higher-ranked (#5) Brose Baskets. Cooks used to play for the Australian university national team last year.


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

   #1. Josh Duinker (209-F/C-89, college: Richmond, currently plays in Japan) could not help Kumamoto Volters (1-1) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his very good performance the fourth-placed Kumamoto Volters (1-1) were defeated 88-81 on the road by the higher-ranked Shimane Magic (#3) in the West group. Duinker recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added 3 assists. But the season just started, so everything may happen. Duinker has relatively good stats this year: 14.5ppg, 8.5rpg, 2.0apg and 1.5bpg. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and Australian.

   #2. Adam Thosby (198-G/F-91, agency: Players Group, college: Georgia SW, currently plays in United Kingdom) was not able to help Worcester Wolves (1-2) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his very good performance Worcester Wolves was defeated 91-83 in Chester by the higher-ranked Cheshire Phoenix (#3). Thosby was the top scorer with 23 points. He also added 3 assists. But there are still lots of games to play and it's a long way to go. Thosby has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 16.0ppg, 2.0rpg and 2.7apg. Thosby is another player who holds two passports: Australian and British. Worth to mention Thosby played also at Eurobasket Summer League, which helped him get the job in pro basketball.

   #3. Tony Tolovae (196-G-92, currently plays in Norway) was the major contributor in a Gimle BBK's victory against one of league's weakest teams Nidaros Jets (0-3) crushing them 90-57 in the Norwegian BLNO last Sunday. He scored 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in a mere 17 minutes. Gimle BBK Bergen (4-0) is placed first in the BLNO. So far his team won all four games in the Regular Season. It's Tolovae's first season with the team. Tolovae has very impressive stats this year: 17.5ppg, 6.5rpg, 1.8apg and 2.5spg in four games he played so far. He has both Australian and New Zealand nationalities.

   #4. Jock Landale (211-C-95, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in ABA League) led his Serbian team Partizan to a 3-point victory against the 14th-ranked Cedevita (0-1) 87-84 in the ABA League on Saturday night. Landale recorded 11 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. It was his first game for Partizan this season. His team is placed third in the ABA League.

   #5. Venkatesha Jois (202-F-93, college: E.Washington, currently plays in Germany) was not able to secure a victory for SC Rasta Vechta (0-1) in their game against BBC Bayreuth (1-0) in the German BBL. Jois recorded 7 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 21 minutes. It was his first game for SC Rasta Vechta this season. SC Rasta Vechta was badly defeated 83-67 in Bayreuth by the much higher-ranked (#3) BBC Bayreuth.

   #6. Timothy Kearney (201-F/G-86, currently plays in Sweden) couldn't help BC Lulea in their game against Koping Stars in the Swedish Basketligan. Kearney recorded only 4 points in 8 minutes on the court. His team was edged 80-79. This year Kearney averages: 3.0ppg and 1.3apg in three games. He also holds two passports: Australian and Swedish.

   #7. Dominic Gilbert (198-G/F-96, college: UBC, currently plays in ABA League) couldn't help Cibona in their game against Crvena Zvezda in the ABA League. Gilbert recorded 6 points. It was his first game for Cibona this season. His team was defeated 78-68.

   #8. Julian Pesava (193-G/F-95, college: Wayland Baptist, currently plays in Germany) led Rendsburg to an easy victory against the eighth-ranked Bergedorf crushing them 80-56 in the German Regionalliga (fourth division) on Saturday night. He scored 16 points, had 6 rebounds, passed 5 assists and added 4 blocks. This season Pesava has very high stats. He averages: 16.3ppg, 6.3rpg, 3.0apg and 1.3bpg.

  





Nick Kay
Nick Kay's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Australians playing currently abroad: - 2 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Australian players, who play currently abroad. Venkatesha Jois (203-F-93) led Rangers to a victory over one of league's weakest teams Jets in the New Zealand NBL in Thursday night's game.    [read more]

Eric Griffin
36ers add Griffin to their roster, ex Nahariya - 2 days ago
Adelaide 36ers (NBL) added to their roster 29-year old American forward Eric Griffin (203-88kg-90, college: Campbell). He played last season at Ironi Nahariya in Israeli Winner League. Griffin managed to play in four leagues in two countries last year (!!!). In 19 Winner League games he recorded 13.4ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.0apg and 2.2bpg. He also played for Stelmet Enea BC (EBL) in Polish league where in two games he averaged 10.5ppg, 3.0rpg and 1.0apg. Griffin also played 2 games...   [read more]

Corey
Webster
Webster Sparks NBL Select Team to Win Game 3 - 3 days ago
Corey Webster (188-G-88, college: Lambuth, agency: Alti Sport) showed he's set for a big season for New Zealand Breakers putting up 19 first half points to lead the NBL Select Team to beating Team China 86-74 in Game 3 of the annual series on Sunday night in Changzhou. Team China had wrapped up the series by winning the opening two matches starting with an 89-77 triumph on Wednesday in Qingdao and then prevailing 101-98 in Nantong on Friday night. But the NBL Select Team wasn't about to r...   [read more]


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