Perth Wildcats are seven games clear with seven games left but won’t declare their finals streak in tact until it is mathematically impossible to miss out.
Will Magnay’s aunt has called the Brisbane Bullets “ethically bankrupt” in a shock newspaper column, but Wildcats star is determined to focus on playing.
Perth Wildcats are hopeful vice-captain Mitch Norton has avoided injury to his left knee despite the point-guard limping from the floor late in tonight’s loss to Melbourne United.
Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson will use the knowledge gained from inserting stars into championship teams mid-season to give recruit Will Magnay the best chance to have an impact against Melbourne.
Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson has revealed Jarred Bairstow had been playing the entire season knowing he was unlikely to be on the roster for play-offs after being replaced by recruit Will Magnay.
Perth Wildcats are confident boom recruit Will Magnay will play in Thursday’s clash with Melbourne after they decided not to take any risks with the big man just one day after he completed quarantine.
The Wildcats have every reason to be excited for today; Will Magnay will suit up for the first time since signing mid-week.
Perth have 10 games before the play-offs and, while new recruit Will Magnay must suit up in nine of those to qualify, he doesn’t have to spend any time on the court.
Prized Perth Wildcats recruit Will Magnay has lowered expectations ahead of his highly anticipated first game for the club on Sunday, saying he may play for only 10 minutes.
Perth Wildcats have hit the jackpot in their quest to win a historic three-peat by signing high-profile big man Will Magnay without having to sack any of their current roster.
Melbourne United were the form team of the competition with 11 straight wins. But just days before potentially adding Will Magnay to the roster, the Perth Wildcats sent shock waves through the NBL.
Will Magnay has been heavily linked to the Perth Wildcats but coach Trevor Gleeson wasn’t having a bar of it following the loss to New Zealand.
It’s almost impossible for Perth Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson to miss the large issue which cost his team victory against New Zealand two weeks ago.
Perth Wildcats captain Jesse Wagstaff in doubt for Saturday’s clash with New Zealand in Tasmania after injuring his left knee at training yesterday.
Perth Wildcats’ COVID interrupted season has been saved from further drama after the Tasmanian government approved Saturday’s match against New Zealand in Launceston to proceed.
Perth Lynx point-guard Tayah Burrows has been rewarded for three years of playing for no money in WA with American college deal.
Perth Wildcats star John Mooney may be the third youngest in the team, but he’s closing in on a NBL record amid a starring debut season.
Perth Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson believes the decision to postpone Sunday’s game against Cairns is a better result for his team than quickly flying interstate without knowing when they’ll return.
Perth Wildcats will remain in WA instead of travelling to Cairns tomorrow morning after Sunday’s clash against the Taipans was postponed amid the COVID-19 lockdown.
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Perth Wildcats great Greg Hire has warned Australian athletes could face a dangerous emotional fallout from the Tokyo Olympics unless they are given a carefully planned homecoming.
Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson believes personal pride and a light week of training will see an emphatic response to Sunday’s rebounding effort against New Zealand when they face Brisbane tomorrow.
Perth Wildcats star Clint Steindl has revealed he has applied to the Australian Basketball Players’ Association for financial support following the league’s decision to cut payments this season.
WA’s recent U18 national title is expected to launch ‘NBL-type futures’ for multiple players after few predicted the Metro side to go the distance against highly touted competition in Werribee.
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