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Matt McQuade

No1 Draft Pick is excited to announce that Matt McQuade has joined the team as an expert contributor. One of Australia’s most respected basketball writers and broadcasters, Matt has been involved with the sport of basketball since discovering it as an 11 year old in 1979 at St Patricks College Strathfield. In the early days he played basketball right ... More

Larry Achike

Agility Coach Hometown: Islington, London (U.K.) Larry graduated from Kingston upon Thames University in 1997 with a degree in Bio Medical Science, before becoming a successful professional international athlete. Highlights from his 20-year career include: Won the British National Championships 2012 Won the British National Championships ... More

Wayne McDaniel

No1 Draft Pick is thrilled to announce that NBL Legend Wayne McDaniel has joined the team as an Elite Coach. Wayne’s addition further bolsters an outstanding coaching roster that includes a Hall of Famer in Steve ‘Mr Magic’ Carfino and Australian Olympian and current Australian Opals lead assistant coach Damian Cotter. Born in San Francisco, the ... More

Tahi Martin

Tahi joins the No1 draft pick team as a specialist Professional Athlete Manager. After several years experience working as an Agent representing numerous players, Tahi launched his own Professional Player Management company in 2013. Being involved in basketball in various capacities over a period spanning in excess of 30 years, it was a natural progression ... More

Julian Khazzouh

Born in Melbourne, Julian moved to Sydney as a child and attended Oakhill College in the suburb of Castle Hill. He played rugby league as a youth before taking up basketball at age 13. At age 18, Julian was discovered by the NSW Institute of Sport after he earned a NSW Combined Independent Schools Sports Council major basketball award in 2004 while ... More

Steve Carfino

No1 Draft Pick Head Coach Steve Carfino is a seminal figure in Australian basketball. After a brilliant career at the University of Iowa, where he earned All-Big Ten selection and was team MVP in his senior season, he arrived in this country in 1986 to play with the Hobart Devils in the National Basketball League and began one of the greatest careers the ... More

Danny Kordahi

The Director and Co-Founder of No1 Draft Pick, Danny Kordahi, is one of Australia’s most respected entrepreneurs. Starting out with not much more than an old laptop computer – and a healthy dose of ambition and drive – Danny created his own highly successful promotional and corporate clothing company. Eventually he joined forces with his brother ... More