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Blaze coach upbeat despite Hawkins loss

Adrian Warren Gold Coast NBL coach Brendan Joyce believes his winless team has already turned the corner despite suffering another setback.

Dragons smoke Taipans in NBL

Melissa Woods South Dragons blew away NBL title challengers Cairns to maintain their position at the top of the competition ladder with a 94-65 win in Melbourne.

Taipans douse the Blaze

The Gold Coast Blaze remain winless in the NBL after a 102-87 loss to the Taipans in Cairns on Saturday night.

Taipans out muscle Breakers, 122-111

The New Zealand Breakers lost their unbeaten record in the NBL against a determined Cairns Taipans, 122-111.

Tigers, Taipans set early pace in NBL

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.

Taipans account for Blaze

The Cairns Taipans continued their winning start to the NBL season with an 85-75 victory over the Blaze at the Gold Coast Convention Centre.

Breakers stun Cairns

The New Zealand Breakers kept their NBL title dream alive with a stunning 100-78 away victory over Cairns.

36ers slay Taipans 113-104 in Adelaide

By Simon Trayhorn The Adelaide 36ers kept their slim finals hopes alive with a 113-104 win over the Cairns Taipans at the Distinctive Homes Dome in Adelaide.

Taipans edge out Blaze

A pair of Martin Cattalini three-pointers in the closing seconds guided Cairns to an 87-85 NBL home win over Gold Coast.

Bullets smash Taipans 101-79

By Scott Dickson The Brisbane Bullets have kept the pressure on Melbourne for second spot on the NBL ladder, finally showing Cairns who's boss at the Brisbane Convention Centre.

Taipans claim win over Wildcats

Cairns kept their NBL top four hopes alive with a much-needed 93-89 victory over Perth at the Cairns Convention Centre.

Taipans bite weary Bullets

Cairns Taipans have welcomed in the new year with a convincing 120-112 win over the Brisbane Bullets at the Cairns Convention Centre on Monday night.

Jawai shines brightest among All-Stars

By Guy Hand Australian basketball's most exciting raw talent Nathan Jawai delivered a sparkling Olympic Games audition, lighting up the NBL All-Star Game in Melbourne.

Taipans down Razorbacks 102-95

West Sydney Razorbacks coach Rob Beveridge has questioned the logistics of the NBL draw following their 102-95 loss to Cairns at the Cairns Convention Centre.

Blaze cruise to victory over Taipans

By Daniel Pace The Gold Coast Blaze recorded their fourth consecutive win to entrench their top eight position on the NBL ladder with a 101-80 home victory over Cairns.