Mark Worthington

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Mark Worthington shot helps Melbourne Tigers sink Perth Wildcats

Melbourne Tigers forward Mark Worthington

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers forward lives out a childhood dream, making the game-winning shot.

NBL has hold on Chris Goulding

Chris Goulding.

Roy Ward The prolific shooting guard is in his opponents' cross-hairs.

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Adelaide 36ers march into NBL finals with dominant win over Melbourne Tigers

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The Adelaide 36ers bludgeoned their way into their first grand final in 12 years with a series-clinching 102-63 belting of the Melbourne Tigers in game three of their NBL semi-final series at...

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Melbourne Tigers cry foul as they force decider against Adelaide 36ers

Nate Tomlinson drives to the basket.

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers have forced a game three decider in the NBL semi finals.

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Wall of noise, 36ers end Tigers' run to the title

Daniel Johnson of the 36ers goes for the basket against the Melbourne Tigers at Adelaide Arena on Tuesday.

Roy Ward, Adelaide If there is a hell for the Melbourne Tigers, it was at Adelaide Arena on Tuesday night.

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Tigers confident of grand final despite defeat

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers expect to go into their NBL semi finals series against Adelaide 36ers with a full roster and high hopes of making the grand final.

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New teams will breathe life back into basketball

Tom Greer

Tom Greer Just two seasons ago NBL teams were folding and many players were unsure if the league would remain alive.

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Adelaide Sixers take initiative in race to NBL grand final

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 23: Gary Ervin of the 36ers goes up against Chris Goulding of Melbourne during the round 23 NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the Melbourne Tigers at Adelaide Arena in March 23, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images) ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 23: Gary Ervin of the 36ers goes up against Chris Goulding of Melbourne during the round 23 NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the Melbourne Tigers at Adelaide Arena in March 23, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Roy Ward Adelaide 36ers shot themselves to within one win of the NBL grand final series with an irresistible second half against the Melbourne Tigers at Adelaide Arena on Thursday night.

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Tigers look to pounce on finals chance

Chris Anstey, coach of the Tigers.

Roy Ward The Melbourne Tigers have the chance to seal a place in the NBL finals on Sunday.

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Melbourne Tigers keep finals hopes alive

Chris Goulding of the Tigers

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers ended a rich chapter in NBL history and wrote a new one for themselves on Friday night.

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Sydney Kings go down after Melbourne Tigers star Chris Goulding's 50-point blitz

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 09:  Chris Goulding of the Tigers drives to the basket as Sam Young of the Kings defends during the round 21 NBL match between the Melbourne Tigers and the Sydney Kings at Hisense Arena in March 9, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

The Sydney Kings' playoff hopes took a heavy body blow in Melbourne on Sunday but they are far from knocked out.

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Melbourne Tigers coach Chris Anstey under pressure as club loses again

Chris Anstey, coach of the Tigers.

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers' finals place is in doubt following their loss to bottom side Townsville Crocodiles.

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Tigers out to fight off Sixers

Out for revenge: Adam Ballinger says the Tigers are desperate to atone for their loss to Perth earlier this month.

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers and Adelaide 36ers have both suffered painful losses at the hands of Perth Wildcats.

NBL: Kings have plan to stop Tigers' star

Sam Young

Alex Nicholson Sydney Kings co-captain Ben Madgen promises the Sydney Kings intend to make life as hard as possible for star Melbourne Tigers forward Chris Goulding in their NBL showdown at the Sydney Entertainment...

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Melbourne Tigers coach roars 'foul' after rout by Kings

Ben Magden of the Sydney Kings charges past Chris Goulding and Tommy Greer of the Melbourne Tigers.

Chris Anstey takes a thinly veiled swipe at the officials after his team's 97-84 defeat.

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Melbourne Tigers stun Perth Wildcats in NBL thriller

Mark Worthington

Mark Worthington drained a clutch three-pointer as time expired to hand Melbourne a spectacular 83-80 upset win over the Perth Wildcats at Perth Arena.

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Melbourne Tigers and Perth Wildcats set for titanic battle

Perth import James Ennis.

Roy Ward Teams don't need any extra motivation for their clash at Hisense Arena on Sunday.

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Melbourne Tigers hold off Wollongong for victory in the NBL

Tiger Nate Tomlinson

Roy Ward Owen Odigie gave the Melbourne Tigers just what they needed to win over the Hawks.

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NBL wrap: Adelaide 36ers salvage win after tense encounter with Melbourne Tigers

Charles Carmouche

The 36ers almost blew a massive first-half lead in a tense NBL encounter with Melbourne Tigers before hanging on for a 90-87 win in their clash in Adelaide.