For the upcoming match of the New Zealand Basketball League NBL 2021, Southland Sharks will be locking horns against Canterbury Rams. A total of 10 teams participated in the tournament NBL 2021. Both these teams are in the Top 6 of the tournament standings of the NBL 2021.
To be more precise, team SSK is in the top 3 of the tournament standings. Well! currently team SSK is sitting on the 3rd position in the points table of the New Zealand Basketball League 2021. So far, team SSK has played a total of 17 matches.
Out of these 17 playoffs, Southland Sharks has won 12 matches and the rest 5 matches are in the losing numbers. With such stats, team SSK has collected a total of 24 points to their account. In the last 5 playoffs, SSK has won thrice and lost twice.
SSK’s current form is W L W L W. Southland Sharks in their last playoff squared off against the Otago Nuggets. Well! The team is coming up with a winning streak of 1 against the Nuggets. Also, the team is sharing the same number of winning and losing matches with the Bay Hawks, the team acquiring the second position in the rankings.
SSK vs CAR Live
Date- Thursday, 15th July 2021
Time- 1:00 PM According to the Indian Standard Time
Venue- Stadium Southland, Invercargill
Team SSK prior to their winning game locked horns against the Bay Hawks and the team couldn’t have made it a count. Well! It was a losing game for SSK. Team SSK has made 71 points in this game while the opponent won the match scoring a total of 97 points.
There are high chances of team Southland Sharks that they can replace the team Bay Hawks and can acquire the second position in the tournament standings of the NBL 2021.
SSK vs CAR Team Squads
Southland Sharks (SSK): Tom Cowie, Brayden Inger, Alonzo Burton, Josh Cunningham, Ethan Mitchell, Liam McRae, Johnny Helu, Dom Kelman-Poto, Cameron Archer, Andrew Wheeler, Toby Gillooly, Courtney Belger, Connor Coll, Alex Pledger
Canterbury Rams (CAR): Derek Albertsen, Ben Constable, Ben Hall, Denshon Taylor, EJ Singler, Quintin Bailey, Jack Exeter, Mason Whittaker, Joe Cook-Green, Sam Smith, Jack Salt, Alex Talma, Taylor Britt
On the other hand, it’s Canterbury Rams. Team CAR is sitting on the 6th position i.e. in the bottom half of the tournament standings of the New Zealand Basketball League 2021. So far, team CAR has played a total of 16 matches, won 8, and lost the rest of 8 playoffs. Their current form is W L L W W. There are 65% chances of team SSK to win this game over CAR.