With the Perth Wildcats culture needing to be found, the Illawarra Hawks to toughen up and Melbourne United still searching for answers while the road teams continue to love life this NBL season, Round 5 has plenty of intrigue surrounding it.
A month into the NBL season and there’s no shortage of drama and talking points leading into Round 5 with pressure building on powerhouses Perth and Melbourne while teams like the Breakers, Taipans and JackJumpers continue to show terrific heart.
Round 5 gets underway on Thursday night with a rematch from Monday night with the Brisbane Bullets this time at home to the Illawarra Hawks after Brisbane’s first win of the season with a 26-point hammering of Illawarra.
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Jackjumpers shock Wildcats with big win | 01:04
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