If you love something it's worth doing, and that's what gets Manawatu Jets player Paul Bristol out of bed.
Manawatu Jets were quickly into recovery mode last night after rolling the Otago Nuggets.
Teammates rejoice at return of forward
No-one was happier to see the return of Nick Horvath than new Jets forward Arthur Trousdell.
The return of king of the boards Nick Horvath couldn't stop the Manawatu Jets' playoff hopes taking another hit.
The Pistons stand accused of timeout snooping.
Manawatu Jets rookie Derone Raukawa is having no problems going up against the big boys.
Troy McLean would like nothing more than two wins to celebrate his 300th NBL game.
Darren Larsen sees red as close contest blows out when clock goes on the blink.
Coach Darron Larsen is talking big changes for the Manawatu Jets this season.
The Manawatu Jets will be without captain and key big man Nick Horvath for the start of the season.
Manawatu Jets' new US import is keen to get a head start on life in NZ, arriving five weeks before the NBL starts.
Manawatu Jets coach Darron Larsen has plenty of food for thought after the team's open trials this week.
Alonzo Burton is coming to Palmerston North to be his own man.
A former player returns for a second term in charge of the Manawatu Jets.
Four Manawatu girls were part of the New Zealand Basketball Academy team that won the Adidas Super 64 tournament in Las Vegas last month.
Even after 10 years with the Manawatu Jets, veteran shooting guard Kaine Hokianga still has plenty of drive.
The Manawatu Jets' problem of slow starts cost them again last night against the Otago Nuggets and they can't afford to let it happen again when they back up against the Bay Hawks.
But 'win is a win', says captain
Winning ugly is almost becoming a habit for the Manawatu Jets this season, as they disposed of the Taranaki Mountain Airs 79-72 at Arena Manawatu last night.
It was a humiliation the Manawatu Jets were desperate to put right, and they made sure the Wellington Saints got what they were owed.
The Manawatu Jets need to work on scoring more points and have the perfect opportunity to do it tomorrow.