Featured News / February 14th, 2017

Accolades for Lisch & Newley at NBL awards

Sydney Kings star players Kevin Lisch and Brad Newley were among those honoured at the NBL MVP awards Monday night in Melbourne.

Lisch, the 2015-16 MVP, finished third in MVP voting behind Jerome Randle and Casey Prather. Kings forward Brad Newley finished sixth in the voting, just four votes behind fourth-placed Rotnei Clarke. Jason Cadee finished 15th.

Both Lisch and Newley were also selected to the All-NBL second team. They are also both contracted for the next two seasons.

 

 

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 13: Brad Newley, Kevin Lisch and Tom Garlepp of the Sydney Kings pose with wife Ranae during the 2017 NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium on February 13, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Brad Newley, Kevin Lisch and Tom Garlepp of the Sydney Kings during the NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium in Melbourne.

 

 

 

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 13: Brad Newly poses with wife Brigid during the 2017 NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium on February 13, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Brad Newly with wife Brigid during the NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium in Melbourne

 

 

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 13: Tom Garlepp of the Sydney Kings poses with wife Ranae during the 2017 NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium on February 13, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Tom Garlepp with wife Renae during the NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium in Melbourne.

 

 

 

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 13: Kevin Lisch of Sydney Kings poses with wife Rachel Lisch during the 2017 NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium on February 13, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Kevin Lisch with wife Rachel during the NBL MVP Awards Night at Crown Palladium in Melbourne.

 

 

 

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 07: Kevin Lisch of the Kings shoots during the round five NBL match between the Sydney Kings and the Cairns Taipans at Qudos Bank Arena on November 7, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Jason McCawley/Getty Images)

Kevin Lisch hits game-winner against the Cairns Taipans at Qudos Bank Arena on November 7, 2016.