Monthly Archives: November 2014

Fotu follows familiar footsteps

Isaac Fotu this week joined La Bruixa d’Or Manresa on a season long loan from fellow Spanish club Zaragoza. A couple of familiar names have played for Manresa in the past. Continue reading

Mexicali Fresh Summer Jam Round 6

Round Six of the Mexicali Fresh Summer Jam produced a couple of fairly even contests. First up the unbeaten Save Youthtown (6-0) accounted for MaiFM 88 Sixers (2-4) 90-83. Ana Haku (19pts) led the Youthtown scoring and Dillon Boucher, normally content to fill the assists and rebounds Continue reading

Kiwis Abroad

A number of Kiwi international players are prospering in overseas leagues; Lacey Lowdown has a quick look at their latest performances. Continue reading

Breakers by Numbers and stuff!


Corey Webster must be in a good space at the moment. Recently married, he scored a career high 25 points in the Breakers 80-72 victory against Melbourne United on Friday night. Continue reading

Breakers Academy outgun MaiFM 88 Sixers

The MaiFM 88 Sixers took their name literally as they tackled the star studded Breakers Academy with just six players and were subsequently outgunned 112-87 in the fifth round of the Mexicali Fresh Summer Jam. Continue reading

Breakers by Numbers

There were a number of Sky City Breakers records created and milestones passed in the game against Wollongong Hawks last week. Continue reading

The Birdmen secure first win

Your Mexicali Fresh Summer Jam correspondent missed the round 4 fixtures as a broken fan belt left me roadside awaiting AA assistance while the games were in progress.

A summary of the action: Continue reading

Fotu heading back to Spain

201409070953355801070-p5.jpgIsaac Fotu will begin his professional basketball career in a country that is familiar to him. Fotu is returning to Spain, the country that hosted the FIBA World Cup a couple of months ago, where he will join CAI Zaragoza on a three year contract. Continue reading

Breakers complete a successful Sunshine Swing

Against Cairns Taipans on Friday night Ekene Ibekwe had a stand out game securing his second double double of the season – 20 points/14 rebounds. The 14 rebounds equaled the record for the most boards by a Breakers player against Cairns. Continue reading

Breakers Numbers

The Sky City Breakers secured a valuable win on the first leg of the ‘Sunshine Swing” in Cairns on Friday night. The 79-71 victory against Cairns Taipans was driven by the import duo of Cedric Jackson and Ekine Ibekwe. Continue reading