Jon Pierik

Jon Pierik

Jon Pierik is a sports writer with The Age, focusing primarily on AFL football, cricket and basketball. He has won awards for his cricket and basketball writing.

Basketball

Miami Heat player speculation underpins intriguing play-off series

Jon Pierik The late, great Detroit Pistons coach Chuck Daly always said his favourite time of the basketball year was the play-offs.

Basketball

Canberra teen Dante Exum is tipped to be a top-four NBA draftee

Dante Exum.

Jon Pierik Top NBA draft prospect will decide by February whether to nominate for premier competition.

Basketball

Foul call on soccer grant

Kristina Keneally

Jon Pierik Former NSW premier Kristina Keneally slams $8m federal grant to soccer in Sydney.