When you sign a four-time Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) championship legend as the new coach of a nine time championship winning club, it almost writes itself as a recipe for success. Kristen Veal is one of the most accomplished athletes in Australian basketball, she was the youngest ever player to debut in the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), has played for the Australian Opals, and has won three WNBL championships with the league’s most successful club; the UC Capitals.Continue readingKristen Veal and the UC Capitals: redefining sporting success
In this episode of The Locker Room, Tilly Bell, Will Bayliss and Ely Corliss take a deep dive into the inequality of pay for female athletes. They also have a feature interview with Boomers and former NBA basketballer Mitch Creek.Continue readingThe Locker Room – episode 1
With the 2022 NBA Playoffs well underway, there is one question looming from the 2021-22 NBA season: who will be the Most Valuable Player? The Owl’s Luke Ross looks at the three most likely winners and makes his own call.Continue readingWho will be the 2021-22 NBA MVP?
The 2021-22 NBA season has been an interesting ride, expected powerhouses have underperformed and struggled, while young and exciting teams have risen to the top. With the NBA playoffs just around the corner, there are twenty teams ready to take their chance to win it all. Every NBA post-season there are always four types of teams heading into the playoffs. The Contenders, Pretenders, those flying under the radar, and those there to make up the numbers.Continue reading2022 NBA Playoffs preview: the contenders, pretenders and more