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...
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.
Roy Ward Australian Boomers coach Brett Brown believes point guard Patty Mills is in career-best shape heading into the London Olympics.
Patty Mills and Lauren Jackson spearhead the Australian men's and women's basketball teams for the London Olympics named today.
Jon Pierik Joe Ingles is ready for some bigger challenges, writes Jon Pierik.
Roy Ward Australian NBA star Andrew Bogut has officially withdrawn from the Boomers' London Olympic campaign.
Nathan Jawai from the Cairns Taipans is headed for the NBA in a big way after signing a two-year guaranteed deal with the Toronto Raptors.
The Australian men's basketball team has suffered a heavy defeat to hosts Greece, going down 89-69 at the Acropolis tournament.
Rising star Joe Ingles' bid to claim a berth in the Olympic men's basketball team was boosted by a starring role in Australia's win over Croatia in Rijeka.
James Dampney The NBA is still on the cards for Australian basketball standout David Andersen, but right now his focus is solely on the Beijing Olympic Games.
Australian Boomers star David Andersen has signed a three-year deal to play for European basketball powerhouse Barcelona.
Justin Chadwick Boomers coach Brian Goorjian says the absence of Andrew Bogut and David Andersen until mid-July will hurt the national team's preparation for the Beijing Games.
Justin Chadwick The Beijing Olympic basketball dreams of up to four Boomers will be on the line when Australia clash with Iran in Perth on Monday night.
Justin Chadwick Boomers coach Brian Goorjian says the three-match series against Iran will help his team deal with the behemoths of the game during the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
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.
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.
By James Dampney Andrew Bogut says he wants to extend his multi-million dollar deal with NBA cellar-dwellers Milwaukee Bucks.
Coach Brian Goorjian is tipping indigenous teenager Patrick Mills to be a "very, very important" part of the Boomers' Olympic basketball campaign.