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The Utah Jazz decision to start Aussie’s Joe Ingles and Dante Exum is paying off

It may not be the starting line-up the Utah Jazz envisioned in October, however as giving more minutes to Australian Boomers teammates Joe Ingles and Dante Exum has resulted in most Jazz wins this season since the Jazz begun suffering a number of player injuries (Alec Burks, Jeremy Evans and Rodney Hood are currently all out). When Joe Ingles was brought in to to replace Brock...
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Has Dante Exum Hit a Rookie Wall?

In a broad sense, there was perhaps no better candidate for a collision with a rookie wall than Dante Exum. Unlike the majority of his peers in the 2014 Draft class who either attended a Division I college program or played a professional season in one of Europe’s several such leagues, Exum’s highest level of pre-NBA competition was a couple of appearances in international play...
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Dante Exum says our World Cup team is one of the greatest ever

Dante Exum, one of the promising players in the NBA, has declared that the Australian Boomers this year are one of the greatest teams in Aussie basketball history. Exum, along with the rest of the Australian National team, has returned from Utah to take part in a Boomers preparation camp in Canberra for the upcoming FIBA World Cup in Spain set for August. Exum was drafted...
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Chicago Bulls: Is The Rose Wilting?

I'm going to say what every Chicago Bulls fan is thinking and wants to say, but they are too scared to say due to the backlash. Derrick Rose should be traded. Not only should he be traded, it should be done instead of amnestying Carlos Boozer. But before you climb up on your "but Derrick is the King of Chicago" high horse, give me a chance...
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NBA play-off bracket competition

Hey Aussie NBA Fans, Do you want to enter Australia's longest running NBA Play-offs bracket competition?   Do you think you know more about the NBA than the rest of the basketball tragic's we know and love as the Aussie Hoopla faithful?   Want to compare your tips for the NBA crown to notable celebrity hoop heads like Collingwood Magpies Football Player Scott Pendlebury, New Zealand Breakers guard Rhys...
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Australian Boomers Make NBA History

Australian Basketball History was made today when Australian born players Matthew Dellavedova, Patty Mills, Aron Baynes and Kyrie Irving all took the floor today during the San Antonio Spurs 126-96 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. This year's NBA season is a huge on for Australian's with 5 Australian born players currently playing in the NBA there is more Down Under Flavour there ever before in the...
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NBA Odds for the upcoming 2013-2014 Season

It can be hard to believe that the NBA season begins on Tuesday, October 2013. Competition for this upcoming season is quite fierce with many quality teams that can fight for the top, but there is only one champion. There are many sportsbook reviews that cover nba odds for the season. Here are some top picks for the upcoming NBA year. The Chicago Bulls never...
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Joe Ingles set to be a New Orleans Pelican?

Flash-back to the 2012 London Olympics and the basketball world was transfixed on how Team-USA would win their next gold-medal. Lebron James and Carmelo Anthony led the way as they walked easily towards their goal of being the best basketball nation in the world. One of the sub-plots to transpire was the emergence of Australian small-forward Joe Ingles. The...
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Should the Thunder re-sign Kevin Martin?

Well the season is over for last season’s Western Conference Champions and it is a week or two earlier than they would have hoped. After having the best record in the West this season and securing the #1 seed and home court advantage, the Thunder were well placed for an NBA Finals return. However, an injury to All...

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