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Port Adelaide Demonstrating no Lack of Power in 2017 AFL

At the final siren, the win went to the Geelong Cats, but the Port Adelaide Power sent an unambiguous message to the entire league to the effect that the Crows are not the only formidable side from South Australia. It was a narrow 81 – 79 loss to the Cats,…Read More

Jack Bird Moving North to Brisbane for 2018 NRL Season

In the strange but true category of sports news, Jack Bennet revealed that he is moving to the Brisbane Broncos for the 2018 NRL Premiership competition not only because he believes that Lions’ Coach Wayne Bennett can make him a better rugby player, but also because he feels Bennett can…Read More

Melbourne AFL Clubs Hot on Trail of Victorian native Zak Jones

If the opportunity to abandon Sydney was not in and of itself sufficient, Sydney Swans defender and midfielder Zak Jones has the added incentive of four Victorian teams interested in his services. Sorry, Sydneysiders, no offense intended. Your city is one of the most beautiful in the world, so beautiful…Read More

Meninga Heir Walters Encounters Origin Selection Maelstrom

Maroons’ Coach Kevin Walters has sparked much discussion with his picks for the first game. Some keen observers are describing Walters’ selections as the most contentious in years. Mal Meninga is out of the spotlight, gratefully perhaps, as his Origin selections were often met with skepticism, outrage and other powerful…Read More

Jason Day Sinks Monster 18-Metre Putt to Vault Into Contention

Jason Day has put himself in the thick of the PGA Byron Nelson tournament in Texas. He found his putting form at last and is making strides in his quest to return to the world number one ranking, despite dealing with injury and personal issues that would derail many a…Read More

Aussie Lineman Blake Muir Signs Deal with Indianapolis Colts

When it comes to the National Football League, the be-all-end-all of the professional sports leagues, with the possible exception of the EPL, news concerning Australians usually involves kicking specialists, namely punters, who are valued for the skills many developed playing Aussie Rules. Thus, it was something of a surprise when…Read More

Cleveland Visits Boston to Launch NBA Eastern Conference Finals

We never try to hide our mistakes, especially when the prospect of our being found out is inevitable, so we want to set the record straight. Recently, we reported that the NBA Eastern Conference Finals would get underway in Cleveland, with the Cavaliers facing the Boston Celtics, but in point…Read More

NBA Playoff Conference Finals Showcase King James in the East

The Boston Celtics clinched a hard fought series against the Washington Wizards, as that is how the team once known as the Bullets is now known, earning the right to play the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals of the NBA. Totally untrue are reports that some of the…Read More

NRL Teams Deal With Injury Issues Following Round 10

The length of the 2017 Telstra NRL Premiership competition, along with the outside obligation of state, international and tournament play, is beginning to extract a steep toll in the form of injuries to players key to their sides’ aspirations. The Manly Sea Eagles, who can scarce afford to lose any…Read More

Crows of Late Seem to Have Lost Identity and Scoring Prowess

Oh, the humanity! Sorry for that exclamation from the Hindenburg Disaster of 1937, but the Adelaide Crows went down in metaphorical flames recently when the Melbourne Demons came as guests to the Adelaide Oval and held the Crows scoring machine that has routinely posted big numbers all of last season…Read More