“A letter to my teenage self” Daisy Pearce

Melbourne Demons AFLW captain Daisy Pearce appeared as the guest speaker at the recent Gateway LLEN AGM where she shared her inspirational story. Daisy spoke of her own personal connection with the Gateway LLEN mission. Having grown up in the beautiful north-eastern Victorian town of Bright, Daisy explained that as a child she never properly … Continue reading “A letter to my teenage self” Daisy Pearce

Boomers shaping as the 2017 Asian Cup favourites

The Australian Boomers have been drawn in Group D for the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup tournament that will take place in Beirut, Lebanon from 8-20 August. https://twitter.com/FIBA/status/869547059677986817?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fpickandroll.com.au%2Fboomers-shaping-2017-asian-cup-favourites%2F Making their debut in the event alongside New Zealand as part of the revised FIBA World Cup qualification system, the Boomers have drawn Japan, Hong Kong and Chinese … Continue reading Boomers shaping as the 2017 Asian Cup favourites

NBA power rankings with a twist: here’s five teams who won’t be title contenders anytime soon

WITH the playoffs in full swing, all the talk is rightfully surrounding the remaining contenders. While the talk of the town will always be the powerhouses of the NBA, sometimes the perennial strugglers are just as fascinating. Fox Sports has taken a look at the battling franchises and compiled a power rankings with a twist; … Continue reading NBA power rankings with a twist: here’s five teams who won’t be title contenders anytime soon

NCAA Men: All-Time Australian College Team

With Australian men making a sustained impact NCAA Division I college basketball, The Pick and Roll has decided to choose an all-time Australian college team. After having looked back through history, a squad of 12 has been chosen with nothing but their college careers taken into account. The graduating class of 2013 was exceptional, with three … Continue reading NCAA Men: All-Time Australian College Team

NCAA Men: White, Kiir, Pupavac and Zunic make their commitments

The NCAA signing period opened on April 12th and already four Aussies have made their commitments official. We take a quick look at Isaac White who committed to Stanford, Mayan Kiir who signed with LSU, and Tom Pupavac and Kyle Zunic who are set to join Winthrop. Isaac WHITE | Stanford The South Australian guard has … Continue reading NCAA Men: White, Kiir, Pupavac and Zunic make their commitments