Patty Mills and Lauren Jackson spearhead the Australian men's and women's basketball teams for the London Olympics named today.
The South Dragons recorded an amazing come-from-behind NBL victory over the Melbourne Tigers, winning 107-98.
Ted Simmons Melbourne Tigers stepped into high gear in the second half to defeat a battling Sydney Spirit 98-80 at Sydney Olympic Park.
The Melbourne Tigers have cruised to a 119-91 NBL win over the Adelaide 36ers at the State Netball and Hockey Centre.
Guy Hand Perth Wildcats overcame a withering late burst from the Melbourne Tigers to upset the NBL championship favourites by four points at the State Netball Centre.
James Dampney Title favourites Melbourne and the revamped Cairns Taipans are setting the early pace as the 2008-09 NBL season begins to take shape.
Guy Hand The Melbourne Tigers needed all their salary cap-defying depth to sink a brave Gold Coast Blaze by 16 points and continue their good start to the NBL season.
James Dampney NBL chief executive Chuck Harmison insists his office has done all it can to ensure the Melbourne Tigers are competing under the league's salary cap.
James Dampney Salary cap queries are still hovering over the Melbourne Tigers, who got the NBL defence underway with a comfortable victory over the Sydney Spirit.
James Dampney The Melbourne Tigers have begun their quest for back-to-back NBL championships with a routine 112-102 victory over the new-look Spirit.
The Australian men's basketball team has suffered a heavy defeat to hosts Greece, going down 89-69 at the Acropolis tournament.
James Dampney The Australian men's basketball team's six-game winning streak has come to an end after a one-point loss to Croatia on their European tour.
Sam Lienert Boomers coach Brian Goorjian says his side showed off the "tag-team wrestling" style he hopes will be their trademark as they blitzed NZ.
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.
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.
Coach Brian Goorjian is tipping indigenous teenager Patrick Mills to be a "very, very important" part of the Boomers' Olympic basketball campaign.
By Sam Lienert After escaping from Sydney with a clutch victory, the Tigers are reluctant to try their luck by returning to the harbour city for an NBL grand final decider.
Melbourne Tigers survived a fierce final quarter comeback to take a 2-1 lead in the NBL grand final series with an 89-87 win at the Sydney Entertainment Centre.
By John Salvado The Melbourne Tigers have levelled the NBL grand final series at one-all with a 104-93 home victory over Sydney.
By Alastair Bull The New Zealand Breakers showed they will be a force in the NBL playoffs with a 105-91 win over the second-placed Melbourne Tigers in Auckland.