NBL 2014/15 Round 6 Preview: Adelaide look t…

#481828973 / gettyimages.com Adelaide 36ers vs. Melbourne United Saturday 15th November, 2014- 7.30pm (local time) Adelaide Arena Tickets: click here Odds: Adelaide $1.75, Melbourne $2.05 Adelaide were unable to keep their winning streak going last week against Sydney, falling by 7 despite reaching the century mark. Adam Gibson (30 points, 9 rebounds, 5 assists) continued his ridiculously good vein of form, becoming just the third player in the NBL to score back-to-back 30+ games since 1984. Anthony Petrie (13 points and 14 boards) also joined in the festivities but conceding the highest total of the season will be a concern for Coach Joey Wright. Although Josh Childress (deservedly) received all the accolades, Ben Madgen was superb with 26 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. The return of Jamar Wilson this round will help alleviate those back court defensive problems for the 36ers. After missing two games with a hamstring strain, Wilson will be immediately thrown in the deep end as he looks to contain the league’s leading scorer in Jordan McRae.

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