Monthly Archives: January 2014

How good is your memory?

When Casey Frank last suited up for the Breakers prior to this current stint, it was November 2005. Can you recall who his teammates were back then?

13 players in addition to Casey suited up that season.

Clues ……. 4 players were Tall Blacks and 3 imports were used. Continue reading

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Webster energises Breakers

The Sky City Breakers, spurred by 20 points performances from Kerron Johnson, Gary Wilkinson and Tom Abercrombie eventually overcame the Wollongong Hawks 106-101 at NSEC on Thursday evening. Twenty points or more from three Breakers players in the same game is a little unusual, last occurring against the Melbourne Tigers in last season’s penultimate regular season game. Continue reading

Breakers Numbers from Melbourne and Perth encounters.

Breakers Numbers from the Melbourne Tigers victory and Perth Wildcats defeat. 2 Two wins from four road games over the New Year period is a satisfactory outcome especially when you consider the opposition were the top four teams in the league entering the New Year. The defeats to Perth and Adelaide were painful viewing but the Melbourne and Sydney performances were a lot easier on the eye. Continue reading

Brook Ruscoe debuts for Cairns Taipans

Nelson Giants guard Brook Ruscoe became the latest New Zealand player to debut in the Australian National Basketball League. Ruscoe, a development player with Cairns debuted for the Taipans on New Years Eve as the Taipans prevailed over the Perth Wildcats. Continue reading