We take a look at this afternoons NBL Round 2 match between the Adelaide 36ers and Melbourne United. It looks a pretty close match with the 36ers playing at home and we feel they represent a bit of value against the more fancied Melbourne United. View our Adelaide 36ers vs Melbourne United preview below.
When: Saturday, October 14, 5.30pm (AEDT)
Where: Titanium Security Arena
The whole NBL community has stood up and applauded Melbourne United after a stellar performance against NBA giants Oklahoma City in Monday’s NBA v NBL match in Oklahoma.
Up against Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George, United pushed the star-studded Thunder all the way going down by the barest of margins 86-85.
Casper Ware was enormous for the visitors with 20 points, nine of which came in the final quarter when United made a dramatic push for the upset.
Thunder coach Billy Donovan was full of praise for United, applauding their competitiveness, physicality and aggressiveness.
If last week was any guide where the Kings faded late after their NBA match in Utah, Melbourne United will likely be jetlagged after their NBA excursion to Oklahoma.
Sobey and the 36ers to get a close win at home.
Adelaide at $2.10
Melbourne United at $1.73
Tip: Adelaide at $2.10
Line tip: Adelaide +2.5
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