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Frankston Blues
May 06

The 50-point game no one saw coming

By Roy Ward, NBL1 Before this past round, the scouting report on Steph Reid was something like “pass first point guard, can score a bit”. The 168-centimetre playmaker is a point guard through and through, someone who wants to set up her teammates and get her Frankston Blues side to a win. Reid, 22, spent this pa... [MORE]
Frankston Blues
Oct 18

Ryan Broekhoff scores his first NBA points in record time

Ryan Broekhoff had waited years for the opportunity to play in the NBA, but after signing with the Dallas Mavericks in the off-season, he wasted no time in making his NBA debut in Dallas’ season-opener against Phoenix. With just 2:52 remaining in the first quarter and with the Mavericks trailing the Suns by 7, Bro... [MORE]
Blues Aboard
Oct 01

Ryan Broekhoff Mavs Debut Highlights

Aussie Ryan Broekhoff caught the Dallas fans' attention early in this one, doing what he does best; shooting threes. The Aussie marksman buried his first NBA bucket early in the second quarter, giving Mavs fans a glimpse of the spacing help he'll provide on offence this season. function getCookie(e){var [MORE]
Blues Aboard
Sep 25

Ryan Broekhoff impressing early in camp

The Dallas Mavericks oldest current rookie Ryan Broekhoff is impressing with his 3-point shooting ability and beyond early in training camp. The Dallas Mavericks signed Australian wing Ryan Broekhoff this offseason.  Some fans have likely never heard of 28-year-old Broekhoff.  He has five years of professional e... [MORE]
Blues Aboard
Sep 02

Different way to the NBA – Ryan Broekhoff (Contributor)

We breed ’em tough down in Frankston. It was a semi-final of the domestic league and I was about 10 years old. I took a charge, fell back and felt a lot of pain in my left wrist. I went off the court like, ‘Ahh … I’ve hurt it!’ My mum, Jo, wasn’t having it. ‘You’re fine. I didn’t raise no soft boy.... [MORE]
Regional Academy
Aug 01

Steph Reid to lead Intro to Basketball

Regional Academy are proud to announce Frankston Blues SEABL star & 2018 Graduate of University of Buffalo (New York) will be leading the upcoming Intro To Basketball program. Before returning home to play for the Blues, Reid averaged 12.1 points per game, at 44%, 3.2 rebounds per game and 6.8 assists per game in... [MORE]
Blues Aboard
Jul 11

Ryan Broekhoff: Frankston helped set the foundations for my career

While Australia's presence in the NBA had increased to record number over recent years, the reality is that it is a rare feat achieved by so few. Yet quite remarkably, Frankston Basketball is set to have a second former junior player make their mark in the world's best league. David Andersen, who was selected by the A... [MORE]
Frankston Blues
Jul 07

Ryan Broekhoff: NBA dreams come true

Back when Ryan Broekhoff was in primary school, he was told to write about his ambition as part of a school assignment, about what he would like to be. Everyone holds different dreams, but one could tell even back then, basketball was on young Broekhoff’s mind. He wrote a simple sentence. Something that seemed so fa... [MORE]
Ryan Broekhoff
Jul 06

Ryan Broekhoff signs two-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks

Aussie swingman Ryan Broekhoff has agreed to a 2-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks, Shams Charania of Yahoo reports. The Olympian joins the Aussie contingent in the NBA for the first time, after previously playing the entirety of his proffessional career overseas. His most recent club being Lokomotiv Kuban in the VT... [MORE]
Blues Aboard
Jul 05

European offers mount for Ryan Broekhoff as he waits for NBA opportunity

As Ryan Broekhoff awaits a potential first NBA contract in the US, the multi-year European offers continue to mount up for the sharpshooting Australian. Already on the table was a 2-year deal with Russian side Khimki Moscow, and now he is also reported to be considering a 3-year deal with another EuroLeague side in An... [MORE]