Nicolas Jungfer

The Stomp: An Oral History of Julius Hodge’s Infamous Return to Adelaide

The Stomp: An Oral History of Julius Hodge’s Infamous Return to Adelaide

Embed from Getty Images  Adelaide 36ers fans have long been raised on a steady diet of postseason success and superstar imports. Following the conclusion of the 2006-07 season, they had neither. The Sixers missed the playoffs for the first time in a decade and bid farewell to beloved American shooting guard Willie Farley. When the club reluctantly pulled the plug… Read more →

Isaiah Thomas: The Missing Piece

Isaiah Thomas: The Missing Piece

Isaiah Thomas has always possessed an explosive offensive repertoire. Yet it was only once he joined the Celtics—a team that not only appreciated Thomas’ head-on offensive approach, but craved it—that he reached his lofty ceiling. Prior to his arrival, Boston had all the on-court chemistry and off-court camaraderie a coach could ask for. What they lacked was a cold-blooded offensive… Read more →

New Orleans Pelicans: What the Hell Happened and Where to From Here?

New Orleans Pelicans: What the Hell Happened and Where to From Here?

This time last year, things were looking up in the Big Easy. Pelicans-fuelled excitement had steadily risen during New Orleans’ run home, and reached new levels when they hosted San Antonio in the regular season finale. A win would earn the Pelicans a spot in the playoffs, a loss would earn them a spot on Inside the NBA’s Gone Fishin’… Read more →

NBL Winners & Losers – Grand Final: Damian Martin’s Finest Hour & Cedric Jackson’s Nightmare

NBL Winners & Losers – Grand Final: Damian Martin’s Finest Hour & Cedric Jackson’s Nightmare

A photo posted by Perth Wildcats (@perthwildcats) on Mar 7, 2016 at 6:56pm PST WINNERS Damian Martin If you can’t handle Damian Martin’s heat, get out of his kitchen. It’d be sound advice if Martin wasn’t prepared to body you up all the way to the exit, before throwing the actual kitchen sink at you on your way out. The… Read more →

NBL Winners & Losers – Semi Finals Week 2: Prather’s Posterizer & Ogilvy’s Night to Forget

NBL Winners & Losers – Semi Finals Week 2: Prather’s Posterizer & Ogilvy’s Night to Forget

With just one game this week, Winners & Losers is back with a ‘fun sized’ edition to tide you over before NBL immortals Perth and NZ lock horns on Wednesday.    WINNERS Casey Prather Casey Prather did not appreciate AJ Ogilvy’s rather confrontational, forehead-to-forehead jousting routine late in the third quarter on Friday night. As another man stuck his face… Read more →

NBL Winners & Losers - Semi Finals Week 1: Melbourne Falls, Vintage Mika & Unlucky Lisch

NBL Winners & Losers – Semi Finals Week 1: Melbourne Falls, Vintage Mika & Unlucky Lisch

 WINNERS New Zealand Breakers New Zealand appeared to be playoff roadkill not long ago, run over by a rampaging Adelaide squad and left at the side of the road by the league it once dominated. Not so fast. Somehow, some way, the Breakers squeezed into the playoffs on the back of five consecutive wins, and they didn’t stop handing out… Read more →

NZ Breakers Draw on Championship Credentials

NZ Breakers Draw on Championship Credentials

If you don’t want to spend too much money for your Female cialis, you should check our offer – Female cialis for only 1.31 USD! Sounds good, doesn’t it!? The New Zealand Breakers are technically in an unfamiliar position. They’ll enter their semi-final series with Melbourne United as winners of four of the last five NBL titles, but tonight’s Game… Read more →

NBL Round 19 Winners & Losers: NZ Play On, Adelaide Bows Out & Kickert’s Historical Shooting

NBL Round 19 Winners & Losers: NZ Play On, Adelaide Bows Out & Kickert’s Historical Shooting

 WINNERS Daniel Kickert Entrance into the 50/40/90 club is incredibly hard to come by, and unlike many clubs, showing up with two attractive blondes on your shoulder doesn’t gain you instant access. No NBL player has ever achieved such a feat, but Melbourne’s Daniel Kickert came damn close this season. Kickert did reach the required splits, finishing the season with… Read more →