Robert Dillon and Chris Dutton Opals coach Carrie Graf has made the remarkable claim that some international basketball teams ‘‘strategically’’ lose matches but denied Australia endorsed such policies or that it undermined the...
Phil Lutton Not long after his band of merry NBA megastars had torn the beating heart from the chest of arch-rivals Argentina, Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski was handing out praise for the fighting spirit of...
Australia played the USA in the Men's Basketball Quarterfinal in London with the USA winning a comfortable 119-86 victory.
LeBron James has declared his gold-medal winning United States "one of the best teams ever" as the group of superstars combined to clinch Olympic Games glory against Spain in a final score of 107-100.
The injury-hit United States named its 12-man basketball squad for the London Olympics, with Blake Griffin, Andre Iguodala and James Harden nabbing the final three roster spots.
Georgina Robinson They will tell us that 12 horses, three cows, two goats, 70 sheep and a trio of sheep dogs will grace the main stadium during Danny Boyle's hugely hyped Olympics opening ceremony on Friday night.
Michael Gleeson, London Kim Mickle has fun with her skills, writes Michael Gleeson in London.
Worried you’ll miss something at the London Games but too busy to study the schedule?
Chris Dutton Australian star Patrick Mills has revealed he has been the victim of racial taunts during his career but the insults inspired him.
Samantha Lane It was a slip of the tongue, but Australian chef de mission Nick Green appears to have ruled decorated road cycling veteran Stuart O'Grady and track champion Anna Meares out of the running for flag...
Chris Dutton BOOMERS star Patrick Mills has been the victim of racial taunts during his career but the indigenous athlete says they only inspire him to reach his dreams.
Basketball Chris Dutton blockadutton BOOMERS star Patrick Mills has been the victim of racial taunts during his career but the indigenous athlete says they only inspire him to reach his dreams.
Samantha Lane Speculation on social media may have caused a plunge on Lauren Jackson being Australia's opening ceremony flag bearer.
Caroline Wilson The leak behind the massive betting plunge on Australian flag bearer Lauren Jackson was not her roommate Liz Cambage, who kept her suspicions to herself after the two Australian basketballers...
Caroline Wilson The leak behind the massive betting plunge on Australian flag bearer Lauren Jackson was not her roommate Liz Cambage, who kept her suspicions to herself after the two Australian basketballers ...
Scott Spits A look at six of the most interesting and anticipated events on day one of competition at the 2012 London Olympics.
Yi Siling of China won the first gold medal of the London Olympics as Michael Phelps just qualified for his first swimming final by seven-hundredths of a second.
Scott Spits Fancy some guitar smashing? There's no Thorpedo this time ... but there is a Missile to take his place.
With the Games approaching, four medal hopefuls tell Sarina Lewis, Larissa Nicholson and Kirsten Lawson the dishes that keep them going.
Scott Spits He must have been asked the same question eight times. Each time, however, the illuminating reply was delivered with a smile.