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Isiah Thomas, the point guard who joined the Cleveland Cavaliers during the NBA off-season, not the Isiah Thomas who was one of the best-ever and played for the Detroit Pistons from 1981 – 1994 (two-time NBA champs in 1989 and 1990), is getting close to making his debut with LeBron and the boys after an

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The competition in the NBL this season has not lacked for entertainment value and a recent prime example is that of the Brisbane Bullets breaking a three game losing streak by beating league leaders the New Zealand Breakers 81 – 76. The loss for the Breakers was their second straight loss after running off nine

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Objectively, it would seem that the talk of the All Blacks coming back to the pack was simply blather for its own sake, perhaps just a desire to say something different, but the results from 2017 rather clearly demonstrate that the Kiwis are on the rugby thrown for the time being and the near future.

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It is not always the best of fortunes for Australian rugby and the recent hopes of a Wallabies resurgence went a cropper when the team could not back a narrow win over the All Blacks in Brisbane Bledisloe Cup play with an undefeated run on their spring tour, but the story is decidedly different on

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The month of November will have plenty on offer for punters of all stripes. With the exception of the AFL and the NRL, all the major codes are in action, so punting opportunities will be so numerous that choosing which to punt will be equally as challenging as deciding how to punt. Let us get

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Steve Smith is apparently back in favour once again, as the accolades continue to roll in and the comparisons to Don Bradman seem to be non-stop. Former Australian bowler Kerry O’Keefe, a leg-spinner who played his Test cricket back in the 70s and is now approaching his 70s, had some complimentary things to say about

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Real life is not just something that happens to us average humans, at times, life becomes all too real for heroes and icons from the world of sports, just as it does for regular people. Case in point: Popular American golfer Harold Varner III was on top of the world after winning the Australian PGA

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It would seem that in order to be a top athlete in Australia, it helps to be named Cameron, as the recent win of the Australian Open by Cameron Davis demonstrates. The 22-year-old Davis stood tall as he was in the chase to catch Jason Day. Going into the final round, he trailed Day, the

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The Supercars championship delivered drama at the 2017 Coates Hire Newcastle 500. The title went to Jamie Whincup, as did the race, but that last only after Scott McLaughlin was the recipient of a 25-second penalty for an incident late in the race between him and Craig Lowndes. McLaughlin had a tough day, so far

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