Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders vs Panthers Round One Preview

BY ROB   For 6 long, hot months the faithful walked through the desert of sport. Occasionally a red leather ball would zip past, but they cared not. Mirages of tennis would appear on the horizon, but they gave these little thought. Then, when all seemed lost, when the thermometers had all exploded as the … More Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders vs Panthers Round One Preview

The Stuart Kingdom

BY DAN Coach of the Canberra Raiders is hardly the highest status gig in the National Rugby League. The spot is usually reserved for up-and-comers or members of the glory days. As such, these coaches tend to get more time than other clubs to build the clubs in the image they want. In effect they … More The Stuart Kingdom

There is no plan.

BY DAN On the face of it, there isn’t much wrong with the Australian squad for the upcoming World T20. For starters they’ve picked an actual spinner – Adam Zampa – as well as two spinning all-rounders (Maxwell and Agar). They’ve picked a bunch of fast-bowling all-rounders, rewarding Mitch Marsh for his stellar performance with … More There is no plan.

Riding With Phil: Do the Knicks have the patience?

BY DAN For the New York Knicks, this year’s improvement has not been enough to sate many impatient fans’ desires for success. But the Knicks would be wise to ignore calls for dramatic change. The ride with Phil has been a success, and the fans need the patience for the journey. This time last year … More Riding With Phil: Do the Knicks have the patience?