Jon Pierik Andrej Lemanis believes he has a squad that can achieve something "special".
Jon Pierik While Andrej Lemanis initially had tears at his farewell press conference as coach of the New Zealand Breakers on Wednesday, it was quickly down to business for Australia's new national coach.
Paul Zalunardo A quarter-final meeting with LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant and company is the booby prize awaiting the Boomers should they fail to beat either Brazil or Russian during the pool stage of...
By Liam FitzGibbon US basketball star Chris Paul expects Australia's Patty Mills to ''get loose'' and make a big impact at the London Olympics.
Daniel Lane A recuperating Andrew Bogut, back in Melbourne, talks to Daniel Lane about the Olympics and his move to San Francisco.
Lee Gaskin Australian coach Brett Brown is banking on a more focused and mature Patty Mills to ''make a statement'' when the Canberra product spearheads the Boomers at the London Olympics.
Andrew Bogut believes Australia's national basketball coaches must think beyond keeping their jobs and use up-and-comers in the Olympic squads to develop the Boomers into genuine medal contenders.
Patty Mills and Lauren Jackson spearhead the Australian men's and women's basketball teams for the London Olympics named today.
Chris Anstey has lead the Australian men's basketball team to a 89-84 win over Brazil in the Acropolis Tournament in Athens.
The Australian men's basketball team has lost a thrilling opening game at the Acropolis tournament in Athens, falling 71-69 to Croatia.
Sam Lienert A stellar second half from Australian forward Mark Worthington helped the Boomers overcome a scare from Iran and record an 88-65 win in Melbourne.
James Dampney The Olympic dream of former Chicago Bulls centre Luke Schenscher is over after he was among six players cut from the Australian men's basketball team.
Adam Cooper Australia will be without Sam Mackinnon and Boomers teammate Jason Smith for the Olympic basketball tournament.
By James Dampney Brian Goorjian can barely contain his excitement at finally getting commitments from all the players he wants for Australia's basketball team for Beijing.
Coach Brian Goorjian is tipping indigenous teenager Patrick Mills to be a "very, very important" part of the Boomers' Olympic basketball campaign.
By Daniel Pace South Dragons coach Shane Heal has urged rising basketball star Joe Ingles to wait another year before making himself available for the NBA draft.
By Sam Lienert Talented South Dragons youngster Joe Ingles has been tipped as a likely second round pick in this year's NBA Draft.
By James Dampney Australia's Patrick Mills has already been labelled an NBA prospect after setting a new scoring record for St Mary's.