Round 6 will now be the last weekend of NBL action before a week off for the FIBA window and with teams desperate to win, players fighting for their lives and other teams just looking to keep firing, there’s plenty on the line over the next four days.
The drama is certainly building around the NBL and with two of the proudest clubs with big expectations for NBL23 under the pump, how the Perth Wildcats and Adelaide 36ers perform in Round 6 heading into the week’s break is going to be especially tantalising.
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Not to mention that Sixers star Craig Randall is sidelined but not biting his tongue on responding to his critics and Wildcats forward Brady Manek under pressure, and a lot of the focus this weekend is on those old rivals.
However, there’s also a huge milestone for a…