NBL Roundtable

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Join Julian Marcus & Matt McQuade every Monday & Thursday as they dissect the biggest issues in the NBL on & off the court with the biggest names in the game.


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#068 Roundtable - Free Agency & the NBL23 Schedule
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Matt & Julian are back for another off season special looking at all the free agency news, the NBL 2022/23 schedule & dive into the mailbag

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Aug 04, 2022
#067 Roundtable - Special Edition
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With a week of massive upheaval in Perth & the NBA draft providing an extraordinarily newsworthy week, we had to get Matt & Julian back together for this special mid-winters edition of the NBL Roundtable by popular demand! 

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Jun 26, 2022
#066 Roundtable - #NBL22 Season Review
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In the final episode for the season Matt & Julian welcome back Brad Rosen & Boti Nagy to take a final look back at the season that was. We grade every teams season, look at what each club has in store over the off-season and give the last word on what was a special NBL season.

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May 16, 2022
#065 Finals Roundtable - Grand Final Review
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The Kings have the rings after sweeping the cinderella JackJumpers in what was a close Grand Final series. Matt & Julian look back at the Grand Final series, where to from here for the Kings & Tasmania and some other news around the NBL

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May 12, 2022
#064 Finals Roundtable - Grand Final Review (Game 1 & 2)
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Julian & Matt review the first two games of the 2022 Grand Final series which saw Jaylen Adams go down injured, a rabid Tasmanian crowd & the Kings sweep the weekend to have one hand on the trophy

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May 09, 2022
#063 Finals Roundtable - Cal Bruton Medal 2022
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NBL commentator & writer Liam Santamaria joins Matt & Julian for our most special show of the year! The 2022 Cal Bruton Medal.

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May 05, 2022
#062 Finals Roundtable - The Semi Finals Review
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The Kings are into the Grand Final in a sweep while the Illawarra Hawks are facing an offseason of change. Julian & Matt review the outcome of the Freeway Series semi final before the huge breaking news during the program of Chris Goulding being withdrawn from Melbourne's do or die semi with Tasmania

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May 02, 2022
#061 Finals Roundtable - Semi Finals Preview
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The final four is upon us! But first we have to talk about the Fans MVP for NBL 22 + the Gazeys, play in tournaments and Chase Buford & Xavier Cooks getting fined. Then a full preview of both the Melbourne/Tasmania & Illawarra/Sydney semi final series.

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Apr 28, 2022
#060 Finals Roundtable - Final Round Review
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It's happened. The Wildcats have missed the playoffs for the first time since 1986 & the Tasmanian JackJumpers have qualified for the playoffs in their first season.

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Apr 25, 2022
#059 Roundtable - Final Round Preview
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The final weekend of the regular season is here and it's all still to be decided. Perth's streak, Tassie's fairytale, Sydney & Illawarra's final placing. A bumper edition previewing every game of the final round of the season.

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Apr 21, 2022
#058 Roundtable - Round 20 Review
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Matt & Julian look back at the weekend that was including Sydney's streak ending, a classic between the Hawks & Kings, the JackJumpers staying alive for one more round, the Wildcats continuing to look vulnerable & United closing in on top spot in NBL 22

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Apr 18, 2022
#057 Roundtable - Freeway Series Edition
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On the night the Sydney Kings play their 1000th NBL game we're at the WEC for the Kings clash with the Hawks. Matt & Troy Pilon welcome Hawks co-owners Dorry Kordahi & Bryan Colangelo + Sydney Kings CEO Chris Pongrass

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Apr 14, 2022
#056 Roundtable - Round 19 Review
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With the playoff picture starting to become clearer the countdown is on to the playoffs in this edition of the Roundtable. 

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Apr 11, 2022
#055 Roundtable - Round 19 Preview
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Julian Marcus & Matt McQuade look at the upcoming weekend's action ahead of Throwdown XIV in Melbourne

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Apr 07, 2022
#054 Roundtable - Round 18 Review
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Matt & Julian are back to talk about the unstoppable Kings, the faltering United, the soaring Hawks, the questionable Wildcats, the admirable JackJumpers and the fallen Phoenix as the playoffs loom

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Apr 04, 2022
#053 Interview - Dorry Kordahi (Hawks President)
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Illawarra Hawks president Dorry Kordahi drops by the Cluch Radio commentary table to chat all things Hawks.

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Mar 31, 2022
#052 Roundtable - Round 18 Preview
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Matt McQuade & Troy Pilon preview a big Round 18 with the playoffs now a month away. Illawarra Hawks president Dorry Kordahi also drops by

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Mar 31, 2022
#051 Roundtable - Round 17 Review
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Matt & Julian discuss the Wildcats failed signing of John Brown III & their rare two loss weekend at home, the Sydney Kings send a scary message to the rest of the league while the Hawks finally look legit. Plus we look at the current crop of NBA draft prospects in the NBL from Ariel to Hugo, Travers to Sotto.

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Mar 28, 2022
#050 Roundtable - 50th Episode
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Matt & Julian mark the 50th edition of the Roundtable by profiling the five remaining playoff contenders as the race for the playoffs heat up

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Mar 24, 2022
#049 Roundtable - Round 16 Preview (Mat Campbell)
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Illawarra Hawks legend Mat Campbell joins Matt McQuade & Troy Pilon in Wollongong for this edition of the NBL Roundtable

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Mar 18, 2022
#048 Roundtable - Round 15 Review (Tom Hersz)
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Tom Hersz joins Matt & Julian to dissect yesterday's incredible Throwdown, the Hawks dropping their bundle in Tasmania & the Wildcats heading home in second place on the table.

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Mar 14, 2022
#047 Roundtable - Round 15 Preview (Nick Truelson - Melbourne United CEO)
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Matt & Julian look ahead to Round 15 starting with the Melbourne vs Perth matchup, Casper Ware's mooted NBL return & Melbourne United CEO Nick Truelson stops by for a wide ranging chat.

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Mar 11, 2022
#046 Interview - Nick Truelson (Melbourne United CEO)
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Melbourne United CEO Nick Truelson speaks to Matt & Julian about the 2021/22 season thus far, the quest to defend their championship, getting fans back in the stands post Omicron & the makeup of their roster

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Mar 11, 2022
#045 Roundtable - Round 14 Review
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Julian & Matt take a deep dive on the South East Melbourne Phoenix following their loss to the Hawks yesterday. Plus another edition of "Buy, Hold & Sell"

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Mar 07, 2022
#044 Roundtable - Round 13 Review
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Matt & Julian discuss the Wildcats woes of late in detail plus can Jaylen Adams take the Kings all the way to the Championship?

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Feb 28, 2022
#043 Roundtable - Mid Season Report (Liam Santamaria)
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In a bumper double episode of the Roundtable Julian & Matt are joined by NBL commentator, writer & analyst Liam Santamaria to grade every side at the midway point of the NBL season plus give out our mid season awards! One of our biggest shows of the year as we head into the second half of the season.

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Feb 24, 2022
#042 Roundtable - Round 12 Review (Boti Nagy)
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Boti Nagy joins the show to discuss a broken New Zealand side, an Illawarra team who have made Boti's "Fraud Squad", the JackJumpers continue to surprise us all, the Melbourne clubs are 1 & 2 plus a Wildcats team with a Michael Frazier sized question to answer.

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Feb 21, 2022
#041 Roundtable - Throwdown Edition & Round 12 Preview
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Matt & Julian preview the 14th Throwdown between United & the Phoenix as well as a look ahead to a massive Round 12 in the NBL

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Feb 17, 2022
#40 Roundtable - Round 11 Review
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The weekend of the SLAM as Jaylen Adams takes the headlines from Tahjere Mccall & Xavier Cooks, a Grand Final rematch of extremes, more Bullets related frustration & the post weekend stock market are on the agenda in this edition of the Roundtable

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Feb 14, 2022
#039 Roundtable - Round 11 Preview
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Julian is at John Cain Arena ahead of the Phoenix & Kings game as he & Matt take a look at the Wildcats 40th anniversary team, the NBL power rankings & a preview of Round 11

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Feb 10, 2022
#038 Roundtable - Round 10 Review
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The Jackies are on the march! We talk Tasmania's historic win in Melbourne, the state of the top three & the Bullets going down at home in the Sunshine Stoush

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Feb 07, 2022
#037 Roundtable - Round 10 Preview
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Julian & Matt run down all the big games to come in Round 10, explore the Hawks woes, the Bullets constant frustration and Melbourne becoming the centre of the NBL world.

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Feb 03, 2022
#036 Roundtable - The Catch Up Call (Rounds 8 & 9 Review)
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The Roundtable returns after a week off with Matt joining us from the isolation zone while he continues his COVID battle. We catch up with all that's happened in the NBL over the last two weeks with top spot changing hands, Brisbane falling flat, United's winning streak reaching a stunning end and Kai Sotto watch is on full effect.

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Jan 31, 2022
#035 Roundtable - Round 8 Preview
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Julian & Matt discuss the plight of the New Zealand Breakers with COVID going through the side yet again, a look at the state of the top four in "real or overreaction", a full preview of Round 8 and why the 36ers have yet again drawn the ire of Kai Sotto fans.

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Jan 20, 2022
#034 Roundtable - Round 7 Review (Liam Santamaria)
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Liam Santamaria joins Julian & Matt to celebrate a weekend full of NBL action! Some surprises and big results over the weekend leave a lot to dissect

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Jan 17, 2022
#033 Roundtable - Live in Wollongong (Rob Beveridge)
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Newly installed Boomers head coach Rob Beveridge joins Matt McQuade & Troy Pilon at the WIN Entertainment Centre ahead of the Hawks & Kings showdown to talk about his upcoming role with the Boomers.

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Jan 14, 2022
#032 Roundtable - COVID Chaos Round 5 Review & Round 6 Preview (Matt Logue)
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Finding NBL on court action is as hard to find right now as a COVID test. Matt Logue from NewsCorp joins Julian & Matt to try and dispel truth from rumour (note two games have been postponed from the Round 6 schedule since the time of recording)

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Jan 06, 2022
#031 Roundtable - Round 4 Review (Boti Nagy)
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With COVID postponements causing havoc across the NBL legendary basketball writer Boti Nagy joins Matt & Julian to discuss what it all means. Plus the limited action we did see on the court with Melbourne rolling Sydney & Tasmania consigning New Zealand to an 0-6 start

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Dec 27, 2021
#030 Roundtable - Round 3 Review (Matt Logue)
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News Corp Basketball writer Matt Logue joins us for a look at United's big weekend, Sydney going from the outhouse to the penthouse & the Wildcats hitting the top of the charts

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Dec 20, 2021
#029 Roundtable - Round 3 Preview (Dean Vickerman)
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Melbourne coach Dean Vickerman joins Julian & Matt ahead of the clash between Melbourne United & the Sydney Kings. Plus Tom Hersz joins to look at the upcoming games in Round 3 

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Dec 16, 2021
#028 Roundtable - Round 2 Review (Roy Ward)
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After a weekend of NBL action that had to be seen to be believed Roy Ward from the Age joins Julian & Matt to dissect what it all means. The melee's in Sydney & Melbourne, Adelaide's come from the dead performance against the Breakers & the double OT classic that saw the Bullets claim the W in Perth

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Dec 13, 2021
#027 Roundtable - Round 2 Preview
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Julian Marcus & Matt McQuade preview Round 2 of the NBL season as RIVALRY WEEK takes a turn for the fiery. The Kings & Hawks are ready to rumble 🥊as the war of words between the clubs reaches boiling point, all as Melbourne United are preparing to raise their NBL21 championship banner in front of crosstown rivals the Phoenix. Plus a full preview of every game of Round 2 in NBL22

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Dec 09, 2021
#026 Roundtable - Round 1 Review (Matt Logue)
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The chief basketball writer from News Corp Matt Logue joins the show for the first time this season to discuss his stunning article today where the Kings accuse the Hawks of spying on their training session! Plus a deep dive on where the Hawks & Kings rivalry is right now, a review of Round 1, Real or overreaction? & we head to Ball St to look at who's stocks are rising & falling in the NBL after Round 1

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Dec 06, 2021
#025 - Roundtable (Round 1 Preview with Tom Hersz)
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New Cluch Radio recruit Tom Hersz joins Julian (in Melbourne) & Matt (in Sydney) to preview each game in Round 1 of the NBL season

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Dec 02, 2021
#024 Roundtable - CJ & Cal Bruton
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When you talk about the legendary families of Australian basketball the Bruton family is right at the top of that list. New Adelaide 36ers coach CJ Bruton & his Hall of Fame dad Cal Bruton join Julian & Matt to chat about the 36ers preparations for the season, the Sixers win at the NBL Blitz, how the 36ers roster will look & yes Kai Sotto's role with the squad. Plus what advice has Cal given CJ regarding his head coach game night attire?

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Nov 29, 2021
#023 Roundtable - Liam Santamaria (NBL Blitz)
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In our mid NBL Blitz edition of the Roundtable NBL commentator Liam Santamaria joins Julian & Matt to discuss who's impressed at the Blitz so far, our first edition of the NBL stock market & burning questions, plus we discuss the Kai Sotto effect at Adelaide and Matt's comments about the PBA which haven't gone down too well in the Philippines!

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Nov 24, 2021
#022: Roundtable - NBL 2021/22 Season Preview
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Julian & Matt are joined by legendary basketball writer Boti Nagy & former Sydney Kings captain turned commentator Brad Rosen to preview the 2021/22 NBL season. How will the JackJumpers fare in their first season? Who will win MVP & who will lift the trophy? Let the debate commence

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Nov 12, 2021
#021: Roundtable - Cal Bruton Medal 2021
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Julian, Matt & Ben are joined by ESPN's Olgun Uluc & NBL writer Tom Hersz to reveal the winner of the 2021 Cal Bruton Medal as well as our picks of the seasons best.

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Jun 14, 2021
#020: Roundtable - Olgun Uluc
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ESPN's Olgun Uluc joins Julian & Matt to discuss all the latest news in the NBL & NBA in this episode of the Roundtable.

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May 10, 2021
#019: Roundtable - Bumper Edition
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On a bumper edition of the Roundtable, we are joined by NBL Commissioner Jeremy Loeliger, Hawks co-owner Dorry Kordahi, Hawks legends Mat Campbell & Glen Saville, Kings co-owner Paul Smith & Illawarra Mercury editor Julian O'Brien.

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Apr 24, 2021
#018: Roundtable - Lachy Reid
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Ten News sports presenter, AFL commentator & former Wildcats courtside announcer Lachy Reid joins us ahead of the Grand Final rematch at Qudos Bank Arena to talk all things Wildcats.

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Mar 28, 2021
#017: Roundtable - Liam Santamaria
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NBL multimedia megastar Liam Santamaria joins Julian & Matt for a look at how all 9 NBL squads are tracking heading out of the NBL Cup hub and back to their respective cities for the second half of the season.

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Mar 17, 2021
#016: Roundtable - The Media & the NBL in Wintertime
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With the AFL & NRL seasons about to start, we ask the question as to how the NBL will fare in terms of media exposure against the footy codes as it goes into a winter season for the first time since 1998. The Daily Telegraph's Matt Logue joins Matt McQuade & Julian Daw for a deep dive into how basketball will fare against the footy for press coverage & what could be done to increase the opportunities for exposure. Plus an update on decal-gate & a look ahead to the final round of the NBL Cup.

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Mar 10, 2021
#015: Roundtable - Boti Nagy
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Boti Nagy joins Matt McQuade & Julian Daw to discuss decals & the NBL, decals & Perth's hot form, decals & if we already have found our final four, decals and the remaining games of the NBL Cup. Also decals. 

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Mar 05, 2021
#014: Roundtable - NBL Cup Week One
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On this weeks NBL Roundtable we welcome Cal Bruton OAM & Boti Nagy to the program to discuss the start of the NBL Cup, the best of the first 5 rounds of the NBL, the next clubs to be chronically profiled in our histories series & a special announcement regarding the Cluch Radio player of the year award.

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Feb 20, 2021
#013: Roundtable - Paul Smith
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Sydney Kings co-owner Paul Smith & Illawarra Mercury editor Julian O'Brien join Julian & Matt at Qudos Bank Arena ahead of the Sydney Kings & Illawarra Hawks clash in Round 5 of the NBL season.

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Feb 14, 2021
#012: Roundtable - Matt Logue & Julian O'Brien
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The Daily Telegraph's Matt Logue & Illawarra Mercury Editor Julian O'Brien join Julian Daw for this weeks Roundtable.

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Feb 07, 2021
#011: Roundtable - Boti Nagy & Round 2 Wrap
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Legendary basketball writer Bot Nagy returns to the Roundtable to chat with Julian & Matt about all the news of Round 2 in the NBL including the Taipans struggles, Kings injury woes, those damn decals, the Sixers rotations & the Wildcats title defence. Thanks to pickandroll.com.au

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Jan 24, 2021
#010: Roundtable - Tom Hersz & Round 1 Wrap
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NBL writer & NBL fantasy czar Tom Hersz joins us to look back at the first three games of #NBL21 thus far, plus Phil Prior joins us for the first edition of "real or overreaction"

Thanks to pickandroll.com.au. Your independent platform for Australian basketball commentary and analysis covering all things #AussieHoops, including the NBL, WNBL, the Boomers, Opals, NBA, college and more

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Jan 17, 2021
#009: Roundtable - Perth Wildcats "Building a dynasty" 1987-1990
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The Perth Wildcats have made 34 straight playoffs and won 10 championships, but believe it or not, there was a time where the Wildcats were mired in mediocrity. Then the Wildcats brought in Cal Bruton ahead of the 1987 season to turn things around and the rest is history. A history which is retold by Cal to Matt McQuade & Julian Daw in this special look at the Wildcats from 1987 to 1990.

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Jan 14, 2021
#008: Roundtable - #NBL21 Season Preview
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A new season of the NBL Roundtable kicks off with our complete season preview! Every team is put under the microscope as our panel picks who will be the x factors, finalists, all-stars and the MVP. Plus our picks of who will take out the NBL title. Joining hosts Julian Daw & Matt McQuade are respected journalist Boti Nagy & former NBL Champion Peter Hooley

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Jan 12, 2021
#007: Roundtable - December 1st & 3rd 2020
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Our first live edition of the NBL Roundtable on Cluch discusses the impact of Andrew Bogut's retirement, LaMelo & RJ at the NBA Draft, the Next Stars program for 2021 and a look at how each side is placed with tipoff five weeks away. Also being our first program on a new home we, of course, had to have something that knocked us off the air. This time a fire alarm!

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Jan 12, 2021
#006: Roundtable - NBL Legend Goorj
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He's the most successful coach in NBL history, and he's back to take the Hawks from the bottom of the table to NBL glory. Before he steps on the floor as head coach of the Hawks, Brian Goorjian sits down with Matt McQuade & Julian Daw to discuss his legendary career. From playing at the Melbourne Tigers to his coaching stints at the Eastside Melbourne Spectres, South East Melbourne Magic, Victoria Titans, Sydney Kings, South Dragons and a decade in China before returning to Australia this year. This is Goorj in his own words...

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Jan 12, 2021
#005: Roundtable - History of the Adelaide 36ers
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As part of our continued look at the history of all the clubs that have graced the NBL we dive into the history of the Adelaide 36ers! A club with a rich history of packed houses, rabid fans and memorable moments. 36ers legend Brett Maher & iconic basketball journalist Boti Nagy join Matt McQuade & host Julian Daw for a complete retrospective on the 36ers then and now

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Jan 12, 2021
#004: Roundtable - History of the Sydney Kings Part 2
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Julian, Brad & Matt pick up where they left off for part 2 of the Sydney Kings retrospective chronicling the three-peat, collapse of the Kings in 2008 & subsequent resurrection, saying goodbye to the Entertainment Centre & moving to Qudos Bank Arena and the arrival of Andrew Bogut.

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Jan 12, 2021
#003: Roundtable - History of the Sydney Kings Part 1
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The Sydney Kings, the purple & gold. The "merger" of the West Sydney Westars and the Sydney Supersonics in October 1987 gave berth to a new glamour club in the NBL. Part 1 sees former Sydney Kings Captain Brad Rosen and Matt McQuade join Julian Daw to discuss the period from 1988-1999 that encapsulates the beginning of the club, the move to the Entertainment Centre, D-Train, Kenny Mac & Three-O Keogh. Sellout crowds, Leon Trimmingham & Hammer Heal just to name a few. It was a dramatic rise in popularity and eventually an equally spectacular fall from grace.

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Jan 12, 2021
#002: Roundtable - The First Decade (1979-1989)
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Our deep-dive series of NBL history goes all the way back to the start, the first ten years of the National Basketball League. Starting as the National Invitational Basketball League in 1979 the NBL would evolve from playing in barn sheds to arenas as the '80s unfolded. Joining Julian Daw & Matt McQuade are legendary basketball writer Boti Nagy & the "Black Pearl" himself Cal Bruton

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Jan 12, 2021
#001: Roundtable - Deep Dive into the 1990's (Volume 1, 1990-1995)
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Matt McQuade & Mark Schiralli join Julian Daw to reminisce on the first golden age of the National Basketball League spanning from 1990 to 1995. The first Perth Wildcats dynasty, the Tigers/Magic/Giants battles for Melbourne dominance and the Sydney Kings becoming the pride of the harbour city. We hope you enjoy this special deep dive edition of the NBL Roundtable. Produced by Julian Daw

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