MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 06:  A general view with the roof open  during the round 18 NBL match between Melbourne United and the Illawarra Hawks at Hisense Arena on February 6, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images) Featured News / February 6th, 2017

Melbourne Topple Hawks In Open Air Clash

Former NBA big men Josh Boone and David Andersen came up big as Melbourne United scored a priceless 78-72 win over Illawarra Hawks on Monday night. With the Hisense Arena roof open, Melbourne veteran bigs came up big as Boone’s

WOLLONGONG, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 30:  Travis Trice of the Taipans lays up a shot during the round four NBL match between the Illawarra Hawks and the Cairns Taipans at Wollongong Entertainment Centre on October 30, 2016 in Wollongong, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images) Featured News / October 30th, 2016

Rd4: Taipans 98 – Hawks 83

48-hours proved too short a turnaround for Illawarra, with the Hawks failing to reproduce their Friday night heroics in a tough Sunday night loss to Cairns. The Taipans, coming off their first win of the season on Thursday, had an

2016-10-28-Hawks-v-Perth Featured News / October 28th, 2016

Rd 4: Hawks grind out win over the defending champs

Hawks fans, we are happy to report that the drought is officially over! Tonight’s 81-76 win over joint league leaders the Perth Wildcats spelled the end to a tough four game losing streak, improving our season record to 2-4 with

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 24:  Rotnei Clarke of the Hawks is challenged by Kevin Lisch of the Kings during the round three NBL match between the Sydney Kings and the Illawarra Hawks at Qudos Bank Arena on October 24, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images) Featured News / October 24th, 2016

Rd3: Hawks 73 – Kings 90 in Sydney

The offence was clicking but it was the Sydney Kings’ suffocating defence which set up Monday night’s 90-73 thrashing of rivals Illawarra at Qudos Bank Arena. Trailing by four late in the first half, Sydney turned the game on its

2016-10-21-Hawks-at-Perth Featured News / October 22nd, 2016

Rd3: Hawks 73 – Wildcats 80 in Perth

It was close, but the Perth Wildcats pulled away to secure a 80-73 win in Perth on Friday night. AJ Ogilvy had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and Kevin White top scored for the Hawks with 16 points (4/4 from

2016-10-16-Hawks-United Featured News / October 16th, 2016

United fire against Hawks

Todd Blanchfield caught fire and Chris Goulding followed his lead as Melbourne United ignited their season at Hisense Arena on Sunday. Blanchfield nailed eight three-pointers in his 27 points sparking a game-winning third term in Melbourne’s 95-83 win over Illawarra

2016-10-13-Hawks-Kings Featured News / October 13th, 2016

Hawks go down in a nail biter

Your Illawarra Hawks are 1-1 after a hard-fought 88-84 loss to the Sydney Kings on home turf. ‘Return of the imports’ was the theme running into the round 2 fixture, with 2015/16 NBL MVP Kevin Lisch stealing the points from

news-2016-10-07-hawks-36ers Featured News / October 7th, 2016

Hawks smash records in 122-88 win over Adelaide

On a hot spring evening in the Illawarra, 3,247 fans flooded to the WIN Entertainment Centre for the opening game of the Hawks 2016/17 NBL season. The passionate crowd was greeted by a free-flowing, high-scoring basketball game with the Hawks

2016-09-25-hawks-perth Featured News / September 25th, 2016

Hawks power past the defending champs 98-77

The dynamic backcourt of Rotnei Clarke and Marvelle Harris has already proved a winner as the Hawks ran rings around a physical Perth Wildcats side 98-77 on Sunday. The combined 36 points and four assists from the import backcourt does

2016-09-24-hawks-ABC Featured News / September 24th, 2016

Hawks take down the Zhejiang Golden Bulls 123-75 in Brisbane

The Illawarra Hawks awoke from a heavy first-half slumber to torch the Zhejiang Golden Bulls 123-75, getting their Australian Basketball Challenge campaign off on the right foot. They were lucky to come away from the game with all seven ABC