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Saigoneer Nov. 2014: Dragons move on despite feisty effort from Heat

By Harry Hodge “Everything has to come to an end, sometime.” ― L. Frank Baum, The Marvelous Land of Oz The fairy tale season of the Saigon Heat, with the high of making the playoffs for the first time in … Continue reading

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Saigoneer Oct. 2014: Heat provide little resistance against Bangkok as both teams eye playoffs

By Harry Hodge “The playoffs are the playoffs. You just play who is put in front of you.” – Steve Nash After Friday’s season finale against HiTech Bangkok City, the Saigon Heat may be glad they don’t have to face … Continue reading

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Outgunned Warriors no match for blazing Heat

By Harry Hodge Since the Saigon Heat team started, you can’t say the team has claimed too many must-win games. Sunday they finally came through. In their last home game before an extended road swing throughout Southeast Asia, the Heat … Continue reading

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Heat drop heartbreaker to Dragons

By Harry Hodge Close, but no cigar. Coming off a 75-65 victory over Laskar Dreya South Sumatra to end last month, the Saigon Heat hit the court running Sunday and the roar from the crowd was deafening. They led 48-42 … Continue reading

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Saigon Times – Sept. 2014/ Saigon Heat enjoy happy homecoming with win over Sumatran side

By Harry Hodge Home sweet home. After most of the season to this point being spent all over SE Asia, the Saigon Heat had a homecoming of sorts Saturday at the Canadian International School (CIS) in District 7, but could … Continue reading

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Heat invite fans to free practice as season opener nears

By Harry Hodge New season. New players. New venue. New outlook. With two seasons of ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) action under their belts, the Saigon Heat are back for a third campaign with an eye on playoff glory for the … Continue reading

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