Blues Alumni

Blues Alumni
Jun 30

Dallas Mavericks guarantee Ryan Broekhoff’s contract for next season

Dallas Mavericks wing Ryan Broekhoff will be on the roster for the 2019-2020 season after the team guaranteed his contract on June 29. The Dallas Mavericks are going to be active in the coming days. The team is looking to fill its roster for the 2019-2020 season. They are expected to offer Kristaps Porzingis a five-... [MORE]
Frankston Blues
Jun 18

Steph Reid set to represent Australia at 2019 World University Games

Hot on the heels of her impressive NBL1 season with the Powerade Frankston Blues, Steph Reid has been selected to represent Australia at the 2019 World Universaide in Naples, Italy from July 3-14. Also known as the World University Games, the tournament is the largest multi-sport event apart from the Olympic Games a... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
May 14

Ryan Broekhoff proved he’s a sharpshooter

Ryan Broekhoff came to the Mavericks last fall as an unknown quantity. We were told that he could shoot the heck out of the ball. Several of his Australian-born counterparts wasted no time taking to social media to congratulate Broekhoff and saying that it’s about time he was in the NBA. So now, looking back on... [MORE]
Frankston Blues
May 06

The 50-point game no one saw coming

By Roy Ward, NBL1 Before this past round, the scouting report on Steph Reid was something like “pass first point guard, can score a bit”. The 168-centimetre playmaker is a point guard through and through, someone who wants to set up her teammates and get her Frankston Blues side to a win. Reid, 22, spent t... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
May 05

COUGARS ADD EMMA NANKERVIS FOR 2019-20

Washington State women's basketball head coach Kamie Ethridge has announced the signing of Frankston Blues Junior Emma Nankervis to a NCAA National Letter of Intent. "I am excited to announce the signing of Emma Nankervis as a Coug," said Ethridge. "Emma meets so many needs for our program. She has size, length, ath... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
Apr 16

NBL1 : Reid Embracing New Challenge As Frankston Leader

Written by Megan Hustwaite for NBL.com.au The tables have turned on Steph Reid. The 22-year-old guard was one of the youngest players on Dandenong Rangers’ squad last WNBL season. Now, suiting up for Frankston in NBL1, the Blues product is one of the oldest players. “I’m the fourth oldest on the team whi... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
Apr 13

Aussie Report Cards: What grade did Ryan Broekhoff receive for the 2018-19 season?

The regular season has come to a close and final grades are in for the year. Our NBA.com staff has broken down all of your favourite Australian NBA Players' seasons and given them a letter grade to rate their performance in 2018-19. We will be rolling out each player's Aussie Report Card on a daily basis, continu... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
Mar 28

#FreeRowdyB: A movement to get Ryan Broekhoff more minutes

By The Pick & Roll It’s easy to forget in this new age of Luka Dončić, but there was a time in Dallas Mavericks history when having a rookie or young player do anything more than warm the bench was so rare, as to be positively exotic. Only the real ones remember good ol’ Rodrigue Beaubois: Mavs coach Ri... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
Mar 25

Bulls Valiant Comeback Falls Short in 84-72 Loss to Connecticut

STORRS, CT – The special season for the University at Buffalo women's basketball team came to an end on Sunday but not before the Bulls gave second-seeded Connecticut all it could handle in an 84-72 loss at Gampel Pavilion. Senior Cierra Dillard ended her illustrious career in the blue and white with a game-hig... [MORE]
Blues Alumni
Mar 24

ROWDY’S NEW CAREER-HIGH

Ryan Broekhoff has had a tough time getting minutes all season, but, because the Dallas Mavericks opened up a big lead over the Golden State Warriors, he got his chance. He sure made the most of it. The small forward finished with a new career-high 17 points, to go with five rebounds and two assists, as the Mav... [MORE]