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United in the community

Melbourne United prides itself on being an active and positive member of the local and wider community. Through a variety of avenues, United has become a pillar in the community and this is showcased in the many ways that Melbourne has connected with organisations and individuals in surrounding areas. Melbourne United takes pride in providing […]

The story behind Melbourne United’s Indigenous jersey

Melbourne United is proud to unveil its first Indigenous jersey, celebrating and acknowledging the Wurundjeri people. The Club undertook a process in order to understand the best way to recognise the Indigenous culture in Melbourne by connecting with Aboriginal communities. After this process, it was decided to celebrate the Wurundjeri people due to their proud […]

Melbourne United, SodaStream & Tyrepower to raise funds for bushfire relief

Melbourne United is dedicating the month of January to raise much needed funds for the Victorian Bushfire Appeal and CFA. The Club is pleased to announce the following initiatives to support those communities affected by the bushfires: – To begin the Club’s fundraising efforts, an initial $50,000 donation has been pledged by Melbourne United. – […]

Coaching legend Brian Goorjian talks Melbourne basketball, Mitch McCarron and more

Brian Goorjian knows a thing or two about basketball, especially Australian basketball. Put simply, you don’t win six NBL Championships, six Coach of the Year awards and boast a career winning percentage of 70% with 511 wins, without possessing insane basketball knowledge. When Brian Goorjian speaks, people listen. We caught up with him recently after […]

Chris Goulding raises over $16K for Camp Quality

Melbourne United superstar Chris Goulding has had a long involvement with United’s official charity partner Camp Quality, and that involvement went to new levels on Monday afternoon (July 22) when his famous locks were chopped off to raise funds for the charity. At Goulding’s favourite barber shop; Uncle Rocco’s in South Melbourne, the haircut took […]

United in Business Member Introduction: Farrar Gesini Dunn

Introducing our United in Business member Farrar Gesini Dunn.  Farrar Gesini Dunn are specialists in all areas of Family Law including property settlements, superannuation splitting & parenting disputes. They are also experts in Wills & Estates including estate planning & estate litigation. Farrar Gesini Dunn are leaders in Collaborative Law & other forms of Alternative […]

NBL Announces Three Year Partnership with Nine

Nine today announced it will become an official Australian broadcast partner for the National Basketball League, with the Hungry Jack’s NBL 2018/19 season to tip off on Thursday, October 11. The new three year sport rights deal will be a revenue sharing arrangement with an agreement to air two games per round on Nine multichannel 9GO!. […]

Boone Ready to Defend Throne

Melbourne United centre Josh Boone “can’t wait” to match up on Andrew Bogut during NBL19 and defend his title as the league’s most dominant centre. Having recently re-signed with Melbourne for the 2018-19 season, Boone arrived in Australia on Monday as United continue preparations for their championship defense. Speaking with NBL Media before departing the […]

Sam McDaniel is ready to grow his game in Melbourne

When searching for development players to add to your squad, you want someone with potential, a strong work ethic and willingness to learn. Sam McDaniel ticks all those boxes and much, much more. In what is an exciting signing for the club, young Australian guard Sam McDaniel will join Melbourne United for the 2018/19 NBL […]

Vickerman and Ware at NBA SummerLeague

Melbourne United has a strong contingent of representatives at the NBA SummerLeague this year, including staff, coaches and players. NBL.com.au’s Tommy Greer found Melbourne United’s head coach and had a chat with him about what he expects during his time in at the tournament, and how his quest for 3 imports is progressing. Casper Ware […]