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NBA Fantasy Draft Pairings

NBA Fantasy Draft Pairings

You might think it’s springtime down under, but a different season is upon us right now …. one of the most anticipated times of the year – Fantasy Draft Season! That’s right – get your lists, ranks and spread sheets out and get yourself ready to dominate that draft. You’ve been talking smack all off-season, so now it’s time to… Read more →

The Big AFL Fundamental

The Big AFL Fundamental

Patty Mills has been teaching his San Antonio teammates some new tricks – with the Sherrin! Unfortunately Patty’s AFL knowledge hasn’t quite rubbed off on all the support staff just yet. #Rugby101? But how about the Big Fundy?! Mills is even wondering if Duncan might have a second career ahead of him… Check out the Big Fella bend the Sherrin around… Read more →

Downtown's #HardBall Predictions

Downtown’s #HardBall Predictions

The 2015/16 NBL season projects to be one of the most tightly contested in league history. So much talent squeezed into eight teams, almost all of which possess genuine championship credentials. To conclude our build-up to opening night, here are Downtown’s #HardBall predictions.   TOP 4 (in no particular order)  LIAM SANTAMARIA: Melbourne, Cairns, Illawarra, Perth TOMMY GREER: Melbourne, Perth,… Read more →

2015/16 NBA Fantasy Preview – Part 1

2015/16 NBA Fantasy Preview – Part 1

Remember that feeling when Season 5 of Game of Thrones ended this past June and you realised you had to wait 10 months for Season 6 to commence? It was kind of an empty, let-down feeling even after the excitement of that season finale. Remind you at all of when the 2014/15 NBA Fantasy season ended and you realised it… Read more →

The Decline of the NBA Media Guide

The Decline of the NBA Media Guide

In 2015, the Golden State Warriors exemplified a basketball organisation that oozed excellence across all facets of the game. Scintillating offence, stifling defence, a savvy head coach, a made-for-media star, a raucous fan base and a front office that carefully assembled the perfect supporting cast. The Warriors were the  greatest basketball show on earth last season, a far cry from… Read more →

Matt Hodgson's Long and Winding Road

Matt Hodgson’s Long and Winding Road

As the Adelaide 36ers battled Sydney in their opening game of the 2015 NBL Blitz, Coach Joey Wright was laying the foundations for the upcoming season. The man with more NBL experience than any other active coach was visibly relaxed.  It was, after all, just a pre-season game. You’d be forgiven for not realising that it meant a lot more… Read more →