HORSHAM basketballer Mitch Creek will captain the Adelaide 36ers in Thursday night’s National Basketball League semi-final match.
First-placed 36ers will host fourth-placed Illawarra Hawks at Titanium Security Arena at 7.30pm Victorian time.
This is Creek’s first finals experience as 36ers captain.
He has experienced an injury-stricken season but will play a vital role in the side’s finals series.
He has averaged 16.7 points a game, 6.3 rebounds a game, 2.7 assists a game and 1.3 steels a game against the Hawks this season.
The remaining play-off games for the 36ers are on Sunday at 3pm at the Win Entertainment Centre, and back at Titanium Security Arena on February 23 at 7.30pm.