Tom Decent 2:53 PM Sydney Kings co-captain Tom Garlepp believes his side stand their best chance of winning more games than losing in a season - something they have not achieved in five seasons since they returned to the NBL in 2010-11 - if they can start auspiciously against the Cairns Taipans at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on Saturday.
Roy Ward 9:58 PM Melbourne United opened the NBL season with a 99-84 win over Townsville Crocs on Friday night.
Jon Tuxworth 9:25 PM Which football team will have the courage to follow the Canberra Capitals' lead in wearing rainbow jerseys?
Sam Amick 11:11 AM As the years flew by and Kobe Bryant finally succumbed to the reality that Father Time was the one opponent he would never shake, he began to wear the Old Man Hat as if it were his favorite, worn-out baseball cap.
Mitch Jennings Illawarra's injury woes have deepened with star import Kevin Lisch leaving the court and not returning in the Hawks tense 79-74 loss to Cairns on Thursday night.
Marc Hinton As early messages go, the Breakers have received a dandy. Lack of pride and effort have been fairly and squarely identified as chief contributors to a first-up NBL shocker in Adelaide.
James Mooney The Perth Wildcats fly out on Friday ahead of the clubs opening NBL game against the Adelaide 36ers.
Roy Ward Bendigo Spirit will have import forward Kelsey Griffin back for their WNBL season-opener against South East Queensland Stars on Friday night.
Roy Ward Melbourne United tip off their NBL season against Townsville Crocs on Friday night.
Roy Ward Roy Ward looks over every team in the WNBL ahead of the new season which starts on Friday night.
Jamie Marcuson Michael Jordan is "robbing the hood" and doesn't care that "kids [are] dying for shoes," according to former NBA player Stephon Marbury.
Roy Ward Melbourne United point guard Stephen Holt remains on the verge of moving into the league even though he is getting set preparing to start the NBL season.
Jon Tuxworth Adelaide 36ers forward Anthony Petries believes the exploits of Patrick Mills and other Australians in the NBA was a major factor behind the NBL's landmark new television deal.
Roy Ward A look at how all the clubs look ahead of the new NBL season.
Jon Tuxworth At full health they have a roster capable of winning a title, but Canberra Capitals forward Abby Bishop said it's up to the undermanned squad to set up the season before the cavalry arrives.
Roy Ward All continental champions have been decided for next year's Rio Olympics with only the final few spots to be decided next July.
Jamie Marcuson Golden State Warriors Australian centre Andrew Bogut has dropped 10 kilograms in the lead up to the new NBA season.