Jon Tuxworth Basketball Australia development officer Mike McHugh believes the sport is on the verge of a similar ''golden generation'' to that which uncovered Canberra Capitals star Lauren Jackson.
Adrian Warren The Lauren Jackson factor looms large over the WNBL, even if Australia's superstar basketballer will miss this weekend's opening round.
Jon Tuxworth Greater depth in key positions, and more old-fashioned ''mongrel'' - they are the key reasons that have the Canberra Capitals convinced they can win without Lauren Jackson early in the season.
Canberra Australian women's basketball coach in no rush to decide on what she will do next.
Lee Gaskin Basketball ACT chief executive Tony Jackson has attacked the game's governing body for the reduction of free-to-air television coverage of the WNBL.
Paul Suttor The Australian Opals enter this Olympics with a huge weight of golden expectation on their shoulders but just because a team has been close to the summit, does not mean it will inevitably reach the...
Patty Mills and Lauren Jackson spearhead the Australian men's and women's basketball teams for the London Olympics named today.
Jon Pierik Lauren Jackson brushes aside claims US faces no tough competition at Olympics.
Guy Hand Lauren Jackson's minutes will be strictly monitored ahead of the Olympic Games as she again underlined her importance to the Opals' gold medal cause on her return from injury.
Roy Ward Opals guard had almost finished high school when her youngest teammates were born.
It was her performance against Bulleen that trumpeted Brigitte Ardossi's arrival as a WNBL force to be reckoned with.
Capitals skipper Jess Bibby has defended her side's effort, insisting execution was the cause of Canberra's 97-68 thumping on the road at the hands of Sydney last night.
Chris Wilson Two Canberra Capitals are on their way to the 2012 London Olympics.
By Jon Tuxworth The dream Lauren Jackson-Marianna Tolo partnership is unlikely to continue at the Canberra Capitals next season, with Europe seemingly winning the battle for Tolo's signature.
Jon Tuxworth The dream Lauren Jackson-Marianna Tolo partnership is unlikely to continue at the Canberra Capitals next season, with Europe seemingly winning the battle for Tolo's signature.
The Canberra Capitals need to capitalise on their height advantage and the Sydney Uni Flames' fear of being ambushed by the seven-time WNBL champions, Mikaela Dombkins says.
Veteran Canberra Capital Jess Bibby has vowed to get ''the fittest I've ever been'' to ensure she's ready to perform if her slim Olympic Games dream becomes a reality
Opals coach Jan Stirling has picked the team she feels can finally secure a first Olympic basketball gold medal in Beijing.
James Dampney The Australian women's basketball team have secured a 65-61 win over key Beijing Olympic Games rivals and reigning European champions Russia in Brunico, Italy.
The Australian women's basketball team have taken an unbeatable 2-0 lead in their three-game series against Taiwan in Terrigal, thrashing the visitors 90-58.