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  1. Dane Pineau Returns to the Tigers
  2. Monique Conti Re-Signs with the Tigers
  3. Nic Pozoglou signs with Tigers for 2019 NBL1 Season
  4. Mickey Luxford Signs with 2019 NBL1 Tigers Men’s Team

NBL1 Men

February 22, 2019

Big man and current Sydney Kings NBL player, Dane Pineau, returns to his former junior basketball club, to play in the new NBL1 competition for the Melbourne Tigers. After his junior years, Dane played at St Mary’s College in the US where he strengthened and gained valuable skills and experience to progress his basketball career….

February 19, 2019

The Melbourne Tigers, Australia’s oldest and most recognised basketball brand, are pleased to announce the signing of Nic Pozoglou to their 2019 senior men’s roster. The team will compete in the new elite ‘NBL1’ league. Nic is an athletic and exciting ‘3’ man who will bring scoring, defence and rebounding. Nic has just completed a…

February 18, 2019

It is with great pleasure and excitement for the Melbourne Tigers to announce that Michael (Mickey) Luxford has signed with the men’s team to compete in the new elite NBL1 league for the upcoming 2019 season. Mickey has had a stellar career to date, initially as a prominent junior basketball player making every level of…

February 15, 2019

Basketball Victoria has partnered with the National Basketball League (NBL) to create a new league to strengthen the pathway for Australia’s best basketball talent.   Tipping off on March 29, NBL1 will consist of 18 clubs across Southern Australia and feature both men’s and women’s teams. It will be played across 15 rounds and a…

November 1, 2018

Basketball Australia (BA) acting CEO Paul Maley, yesterdayformally announced that the BA Board have determined to dissolve the South East Australia Basketball League (SEABL).  BA will now focus on supporting a new competition framework,featuring improved state-run leagues and plans to develop and implement a National Senior Club Championship, beginning in 2020.

October 17, 2018

The 87-year-old Melbourne Tigers Senior Program on Friday applied to play in Basketball Victoria’s proposed new elite competition for the 2019 season.

May 31, 2018

“We are thrilled that Yufeng Han, (referred to as Han), will be playing his first game for the Melbourne Tigers Men’s team this week. Han’s time with the Tigers is another step forward for the relationship with the Shenzhen Leopards. We look forward to having Han help the Tigers win more games in SEABL this…

March 15, 2018

The Tigers SEABL teams hit it off on Saturday March 10th in their first practice match on their home court against the Big V Ringwood Hawks.

February 16, 2018

The Melbourne Tigers are very excited to welcome 7ft Centre Deng Acuoth to the SEABL Men’s Team for 2018.

February 5, 2018

The Melbourne Tigers are very excited to announce that Tom Wilson will return to the SEABL Men’s Team for 2018. Tom returns off the back of a stellar 2017 season where he earnt SEABL Youth Player of the Year. In the off season, after a stint in Europe, Tom joined Andrew Gaze at the Sydney…