Cairns Skytrans Taipans
THEIR season, and possibly a few careers, could be over by tomorrow morning but you wouldn't know it walking into Taipans camp ahead of tonight%u2019s all-or-nothing clash with Melbourne.
THE Taipans' once-unlikely path to the finals has been made perfectly clear and they have an unexpected fan in Marty Clarke, the Adelaide 36ers' coach full of optimism when talking about the side's chances in a potential play-off series.
DID the Cairns Taipans beat Adelaide at the Convention Centre on Friday night?
IF NOT for a final-minute fade-out on Thursday night in Auckland the Taipans would be sitting in third spot on the NBL ladder with two weeks of the regular season remaining.
THE Cairns Taipans played the Melbourne Tigers in Cairns on Friday night with a place in the top-four on offer.