NBA Straya Never Forget – Luc Longley vs Toronto, Feb 19 1998

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#NBA #Straya Never Forget! It was exactly 20 years ago today that the Aussie Bill Russell — big Luc Longley — outscored the GOAT Michael Jordan and led his Chicago Bulls to a huge win over the Toronto Raptors, proving once again just who was responsible for Jordan and Scottie Pippen’s last three rings. The […]

NBA Straya Never Forget – Andrew Gaze vs Chicago, Feb 14 1999

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#NBA #Straya Never Forget! On this day, 19 years ago, the Aussie Larry Bird, Andrew ‘Gazey’ Gaze — an Aussie sporting legend only topped if you combined Don Bradman, Dawn Frazer, Cathy Freeman, Steven Bradbury, Brocky, Thorpie and Makybe Diva all together — found himself in Chicago, Illinois for his 10th ever NBA game! That’s […]

NBA ‘Straya – Never Forget! Cam ‘Air’ Bairstow vs Denver, Feb 5 2016

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#NBA #Straya Never Forget! It might be hard to believe, but it was only two short years ago that Cam ‘Air’ Bairstow was tying back his flowing flaxen locks, shrugging on a No. 41 Chicago Bulls jersey with the lithe grace of a young David ‘The Admiral’ Robinson mixed with a cheetah, starting his THIRD-EVER […]

NBA Straya Never Forget: Luc Longley vs Portland, Jan 29 1998

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#NBA #Straya Never Forget! 20 years ago today, Luc Longley — aka Australia’s Bill Russell, aka Lucky Luc, aka the 7-foot John Stockton — suited up for his reigning champion Chicago Bulls and went into Portland’s Rose Garden and laid an almighty smackdown on Arvydas Sabonis and the Portland Trail Blazers only bettered by Shane […]

NBA Straya Never Forget! Cam ‘Air’ Bairstow vs San Antonio, 2015

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#NBA #Straya Never Forget! It was the misty days of 3 years ago today that, during a game between his Chicago Bulls and the San Antonio Spurs — back when Tim Duncan still patrolled the paint with fundamental precision for the Spurs and Derrick Rose actually bothered to play basketball — that Aussie phenom Cameron […]