Around the League - Week 7

WEEK SEVEN RESULTS

Bay Hawks def Supercity Rangers 101-95

Southland Sharks def Taranaki Mountainairs 97-67

Nelson Giants def Taranaki Mountainairs 107-81

WEEK SEVEN STANDINGS

GAME RECAPS

Bay Hawks def Supercity Rangers 101-95

The Bay Hawks have won their first game under new coach Benny Hill, tipping over the Supercity Rangers in the National Basketball League tonight. <read more> <box score>

Southland Sharks def Taranaki Mountainairs 97-67

Despite being down on playing stocks the Southland Sharks have blitzed the Taranaki Mountain Airs 97-67 in the National Basketball League game played in Invercargill. <read more> <box score>

Nelson Giants def Taranaki Mountainairs 107-81

The Nelson Giants have finally flexed some genuine muscle. Led by a double-double by skipper Sam Dempster, the Giants were able to lock up the Brian Rampton Memorial Trophy for another season after easing to a comprehensive 107-81 National Basketball League win over the Taranaki Mountainairs at Nelson's Trafalgar Centre on Saturday. <read more> <box score>

LEAGUE LEADERS

Points Per Game: Marcel Jones (Rams) 26.1

Rebounds Per Game: Daniel Gomis (Mountainairs) 10.6

Assists Per Game: Shea Ili (Saints) 8.2

Blocks Per Game: Alex Pledger (Sharks) 1.7

Steals Per Game: Mitchell Mccarron (Rangers) 2.3

WEEK EIGHT SCHEDULE

Thursday 4 May - Taranaki Mountainairs vs James Blond Supercity Rangers, TSB Stadium, 7.00pm (NZ Herald: Livestream, Maori TV: Delayed Saturday 3pm)

Friday 5 May - Wellington Saints vs James Blond Supercity Rangers, TSB Arena, 7.00pm

Friday 5 May - SIT Zero Fees Southland Sharks vs Canterbury Rams, ILT Stadium Southland, 7.00pm

Saturday 6 May - Taylor Hawks vs Mike Pero Nelson Giants, Pettigrew Green Arena, 7.00pm

Sunday 7 May Taranaki Mountainairs vs Canterbury Rams, TSB Stadium, 3.00pm (NZ Herald: Livestream | Maori TV: Live Sunday 3pm)

SHARKS HQ

Southland Sharks Office

ILT Stadium Southland

Surrey Park Road

Invercargill 9010

Phone: (03) 211 2254

 

General Manager

Jill Bolger

027 315 4769

jill@basketballsouthland.co.nz 

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