Tag Archives: Rookie of the Week

Rookie of the Week for Round 9

If Super City Rangers forward Tohi Smith-Milner could stay out of foul trouble he is capable of putting up some serious numbers as the Rangers head into their final five NBL games. Continue reading

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Rookie of the Week for Round 8

Alex Talma earned a creditable draw in his wrestling contest with Brian Conklin last Thursday night during the Pistons v Sharks encounter.

Both players ended up on the floor in mid court as their bodies got tangled up well away from the ball. Referee Dallas Pickering declared the contest Continue reading

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NBL Rookie of the Week For Round 7

A couple of new players put their hands up for the Rookie of the Week Award during Round 7 of the NBL.

Dyson King-Hawea (Waikato Pistons) and Tohi Smith-Milner (Super City Rangers) both made valuable contributions for their respective teams during the round – must be the week of the hyphenated surname. Continue reading

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NBL Rookie of the Week For Round 6

Pickings were rather thin this week as I scanned box scores and reports to ascertain the NBL Rookie of the Week.

Even the reliable Richie Edwards was quiet by his standards gathering Continue reading

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NBL Rookie of the Week – Round 5

Last week there was a good deal of deliberation around the selection of the Bartercard NBL Rookie of the Week award – shared by Richie Edwards and Derone Raukawa. This week required very little thought.

It’s not often any player scores 40 points in a game, never mind a rookie. Continue reading

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NBL Rookie of the Week – Round 4

Round 4 of the Bartercard NBL threw up a couple of new faces in the quest for the coveted Rookie of the Week Award, Nash Oh and Derone Raukawa. Continue reading

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