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Heat toast Knights with eye on postseason

By Harry Hodge Is it rainy season in Saigon? Moses Morgan seemed to think so. The gunslinger made it rain with an astounding eight bombs from three-point land and 30 points overall as the Saigon Heat stomped the visiting CLS … Continue reading

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SPORT IN SAIGON, SEPTEMBER: Heat hook up Canadian bench boss

  By Harry Hodge So for a team playing a game invented by a Canadian playing at the Canadian International School stadium, you may as well hire a Canadian head coach. So that’s what the Saigon Heat did. Kyle Julius, … Continue reading

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Heat edge Alab Pilipinas to sneak into playoff conversation

By Harry Hodge The Saigon Heat, who limped through the first eight games of the season, have suddenly come to life. Battling for their lives in the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) playoff picture, the Heat pulled out a gritty performance … Continue reading

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Kings shock Heat at home

By Harry Hodge On paper, the game was over before it started. On the court, it was another matter. After a month on the road, the Saigon Heat (5-7) had an ideal opponent in the 1-11 Pilipinas MX3 Kings in … Continue reading

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SAIGON TIMES Dec. 2015: Heat take the bite out of Mono Vampire

By Harry Hodge For two teams with losing records, you wouldn’t expect that Friday’s tilt between the Saigon Heat and Mono Vampire would have playoff implications. But in a short season in a six-team league, every victory is crucial. And … Continue reading

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Saigon Times Nov. 2015: Heat make statement with win over Dragons

By Harry Hodge The Heat and its star players are learning from their mistakes. And it showed Saturday night. In a rematch from earlier this month against the Westports Malaysia Dragons, the Saigon Heat corrected some earlier miscues in what … Continue reading

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SAIGONEER November 2015: Slingers spook Heat in Halloween home opener

By Harry Hodge Even a gym full of Heat fans dressed as crazy clowns and pumpkins couldn’t keep the Singapore Slingers from terrifying Saigon’s pro hoops squad on Halloween 86-74. Paced by a 25-point, 15-rebound performance by former Heat big … Continue reading

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