Tag Archives: NBA

The Pointlessness of the Commonwealth Games.

The coccyx, pinky toes, ear muscles, the appendix, wisdom teeth and the Commonwealth Games. What do all these things have in common?

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Should Brian Lake be in jail?

In my opinion, Brian Lake should have been dragged in front of a Magistrate, not the Match Review Panel. The Hawthorn defender is currently serving a 4 week suspension for choking North Melbourne’s Drew Petrie. Choking. That means he consciously … Continue reading

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Why Garry Lyon is centimetre perfect

Being a sports commentator is a hallowed and sacred position in the Australian sporting landscape. We have our preferred commentators, we have those we can’t stand, and we have commentary that becomes synonymous with moments in time. Jesaulenko, you beauty. … Continue reading

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Australia’s basketball renaissance

Imagine watching the 2020 Olympic Games. Specifically, imagine watching the Men’s Basketball Gold Medal Match. You’re probably picturing Team USA vs someone. Are you picturing… Australia?! Far-fetched? Not as far as you might think. And here’s why…

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Greatest Upsets in NBA history

Most analysts picked the Miami Heat to win this series, but how surprised would you be if the Indiana Pacers won today? With only a few hours left until Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals we take a look … Continue reading

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Mike or the Don’s 10 Worst Sports Commercials

Last week, we had fun bringing you the 10 Greatest Sports Commercials! This week, we are doing the complete opposite. There are tonnes of terrible sports commercials out there that try too hard to be funny, filled with puns and … Continue reading

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AFL players are not impressive athletes

There’s been a lot of love for AFL on MoTD recently, because the AFL season is upon us again. I don’t mind AFL. A good quality game is fun to watch, and I genuinely enjoy kicking the footy with mates. … Continue reading

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Tommy Pours Hatorade on Kobe Bryant

Competitive, spectacular, selfish, arrogant, envious, adulterer, narcissistic. A chosen few from an endless supply of adjectives that can be used to describe him. The first thing you’ll notice is that not many of them are positive ones. So if you’re … Continue reading

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Welcome back, NBA

A fight between the NBA league and the players union nearly cost us, the fans, the entire NBA season. With games starting up again on Boxing Day, MoTD’s resident NBA nuts Shane and Tommy sat down over a single malt … Continue reading

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Proof of Evolution

How humans got here is a touchy subject. People tend to subscribe either to Evolutionary Theory or Creationism. In one corner you have people who blindly and dogmatically believe what they’re told because of some old man with a white beard … Continue reading

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