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Former Adelaide 36ers import Rick Brunson used Patrick Ewing as alias before alleged assault

Matt Breen Rick Brunson, a former Temple basketball star who was a candidate to rejoin the team as an assistant, used Patrick Ewing's name to book an appointment with a female massage therapist he allegedly...

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Perth Wildcats and Adelaide 36ers are tuned up for NBL finals

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Adrian Warren Perth and Adelaide have scored home wins over their respective NBL semi-final opponents, but the big news of the final round didn't concern any of the finalists.

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Adelaide 36ers down Melbourne Tigers in NBL semi-final opener

Sixers guard Gary Ervin dominated the Tigers in Adelaide.

The Adelaide 36ers are within touching distance of their first NBL grand final series in 12 years after convincingly downing the Melbourne Tigers 101-85 on Thursday night.

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Adelaide 36ers march into NBL finals with dominant win over Melbourne Tigers

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The Adelaide 36ers bludgeoned their way into their first grand final in 12 years with a series-clinching 102-63 belting of the Melbourne Tigers in game three of their NBL semi-final series at...

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NBL: Adelaide 36ers sack US import Jarrid Frye

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 04: Jarrid Frye of the 36ers shoots a free throw during the round 12 NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the New Zealand Breakers at Adelaide Arena in January 4, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

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Steve Larkin The Adelaide 36ers have cut import Jarrid Frye, blaming an ankle injury for his under-performing NBL season.

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Melbourne Tigers cry foul as they force decider against Adelaide 36ers

Nate Tomlinson drives to the basket.

Roy Ward Melbourne Tigers have forced a game three decider in the NBL semi finals.

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Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright and Perth Wildcats star James Ennis charged over fight

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 29: Joey Wright of the 36ers looks on during the round eight NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the Wollongong Hawks at Adelaide Arena in November 29, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Adelaide 36ers head coach Joey Wright has been charged by the NBL with striking Perth Wildcats assistant coach Adam Tatalovich.

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Perth Wildcats beat Adelaide 36ers in grand final series opener

Damian Martin of the Wildcats takes on Brendan Teys of the 36ers.

The Perth Wildcats are just one win away from claiming a record sixth NBL crown after beating Adelaide 92-85 in the opening game of the best-of-three grand final series in Perth.

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Sydney Kings upset Adelaide 36ers to stay in NBL playoff race

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 08: Jesse Sanders of the Kings in action during the round five NBL match between the Sydney Kings and the Cairns Taipans at Sydney Entertainment Centre in November 8, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Paul Suttor Sydney Kings remain in the NBL playoff hunt after upsetting second-placed Adelaide at the Kingdome on Sunday.

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NBL coaches avoid penalty for Perth Wildcats v Adelaide 36ers melee

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 29: Joey Wright of the 36ers looks on during the round eight NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the Wollongong Hawks at Adelaide Arena in November 29, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

One of the wildest melees in recent NBL times has resulted in no immediate penalty, with Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright and Perth Wildcats assistant coach Adam Tatalovich cleared of charges.

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Adelaide 36ers smash Townsville Crocodiles to smithereens

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 23: Joey Wright (L) coach of the Sixers celebrates his teams victory with Gary Ervin of the Sixers during the round 19 NBL match between the Adelaide 36ers and the New Zealand Breakers at Adelaide Arena in February 23, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images)

The Adelaide 36ers opened up a three-game buffer in second spot by bullying the Townsville Crocodiles 102-70 at Adelaide Arena on Saturday.

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Sydney Kings inflict first home loss of season for Adelaide 36ers

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The Sydney Kings ended the Adelaide 36ers’ unbeaten home court run with a stunning 102-89 upset victory on Sunday.

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Dominant Sydney Kings bounce Adelaide 36ers in fourth NBL win on the trot

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Alex Nicholson The Sydney Kings have celebrated Australia Day in style, stretching their winning streak to four with a 105 - 93 win over the Adelaide 36ers at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on Sunday.

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NBL wrap: Adelaide 36ers salvage win after tense encounter with Melbourne Tigers

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The 36ers almost blew a massive first-half lead in a tense NBL encounter with Melbourne Tigers before hanging on for a 90-87 win in their clash in Adelaide.

Ex-Adelaide 36ers coach to take reins in NBA

Former Adelaide 36ers coach Mike Dunlap has been confirmed as coach of NBA side Charlotte Bobcats.

Adelaide 36ers sack Tyndale

The Adelaide 36ers have sacked underperforming NBL import Mark Tyndale.

Adelaide 36ers outgun Slingers 111-93

The Adelaide 36ers have won their second straight game with a 111-93 victory over Singapore to stay in touch with the NBL's top eight.

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Australian Boomers name final World Cup team

Cameron Bairstow, Dante Exum and Matthew Dellavedova are three of the four Boomers players who are signed with NBA clubs.

Australia will boast four NBA players - but just one from its domestic league - at this year's basketball World Cup in Spain.

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Young guns Dante Exum and Aron Baynes headline Boomers squad

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New NBA recruit Dante Exum headlines Australia's 17-man squad ahead of this year's basketball World Cup in the absence of two of the country's biggest names.

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Utah Jazz give Dante Exum green light to play for Australia at World Cup

NBA commissioner Adam Silver and Dante Exum.

Jon Tuxworth NBA draftee Dante Exum has been given the nod to play for Australia at the World Cup in Spain.