Cairns Taipans Rosters

2020-2021 Cairns Taipans Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
9 George Blagojevic F 6-8 205 24 Geelong 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
13 Majok Deng F 6-10 185 28 Adelaide 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
5 Mirko Djeric G 6-2 180 25 Canberra 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Tad Dufelmeier, Jr. G 6-0 175 25 Canberra 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Hyrum Harris F 6-6 231 24 Auckland 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted New Zealand
- Jordan Hunt C 6-9 230 23 Lower Hutt 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted New Zealand
15 Nathan Jawai C 6-10 280 34 Sydney 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Australia
- Venky Jois F 6-8 230 27 Boronia 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
6 Jarrod Kenny G 6-2 180 35 Auckland 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted New Zealand
1 Mojave King G 6-5 194 18 Dunedin 2024 NBA Draft Eligible New Zealand
20 Fabijan Krslovic G 6-8 239 25 Liverpool 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
3 Scott Machado G 6-1 201 30 Queens (NY) 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Brazil
11 Jordan Ngatai F 6-7 215 27 Wellington 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted New Zealand
12 Kouat Noi F 6-7 210 23 Khartoum 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted South Sudan
Australia
- Cameron Oliver C 6-8 225 24 Sacramento (CA) 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

2020-2021 Cairns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters S. Machado M. King J. Ngatai F. Krslovic N. Jawai
Rotation   T. Dufelmeier, Jr. V. Jois M. Deng  
Rotation   M. Djeric      
Lim PT J. Kenny   G. Blagojevic H. Harris J. Hunt

Recent Cairns History

Season League Record Placement
2020-2021 Australian NBL 7-22 N/A
2019-2020 NBL Blitz 1-0 N/A
2019-2020 Australian NBL 17-14 3rd
2018-2019 Australian NBL 6-22 8th
2017-2018 Australian NBL 11-17 6th
2016-2017 Australian NBL 15-15 4th
2015-2016 Australian NBL 12-16 6th
2014-2015 Australian NBL 23-9 2nd
2013-2014 Australian NBL 12-16 5th
2012-2013 Australian NBL 11-17 6th
2011-2012 Australian NBL 15-13 N/A

2020-2021 Cairns Taipans Front Office

Staff Member Position
Mike Kelly Head Coach
Jamie O'Loughlin Assistant Coach
Brad Hill Assistant Coach

2020-2021 Cairns Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Cameron Oliver 24 32.0 17.3 10.0 1.2 1.0 1.4 1.6
Scott Machado 28 31.1 15.5 3.4 6.9 0.9 0.0 3.0
Majok Deng 13 22.4 11.9 5.1 0.8 0.2 1.1 1.3
Kouat Noi 18 24.1 10.1 4.5 1.1 0.9 0.4 1.7
Mirko Djeric 27 24.3 8.4 2.4 2.3 0.3 0.2 1.1
Venky Jois 5 18.2 8.0 6.6 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.8
Nathan Jawai 29 13.4 7.6 3.0 0.6 0.4 0.2 1.1
Jordan Ngatai 29 21.5 6.8 2.2 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.7
Mojave King 26 15.4 5.3 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.8
Tad Dufelmeier, Jr. 14 13.9 5.1 2.0 2.1 0.5 0.0 1.2
Fabijan Krslovic 29 18.1 5.0 3.5 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.9
Jarrod Kenny 29 14.0 2.8 1.8 1.7 0.2 0.0 0.6
George Blagojevic 25 7.4 2.0 1.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.3
Jordan Hunt 3 1.0 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hyrum Harris 1 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0