Guy Hand NZ has set up a huge NBL clash with the South Dragons after the Breakers picked up two wins in four days to pull within reach of the competition leaders.
Sam Lienert A giant game from South Dragons centre Matt Burston ensured his side continued their NBL winning streak with a 97-82 win over Adelaide in Melbourne.
Robert Grant South Dragons coach Brian Goorjian has taken a calculated risk and signed Donta Smith in the hope he can boost the NBL-pacesetters ahead of the play-offs.
NBL wooden-spooners South Dragons have recruited Boomers stalwart Jason Smith and young gun Mika Vukona for the next two seasons.
Five-time NBL championship coach Brian Goorjian will join the South Dragons for the next three seasons.
By Melissa Woods Melbourne Tigers have outclassed the South Dragons and secured second place on the NBL ladder with a 132-104 win at the State Netball and Hockey Centre.
By Ben Galvin Townsville halted their slide down the NBL ladder with a confidence boosting 123-88 thrashing of South Dragons at the Townsville Entertainment Centre.
The Adelaide 36ers held off a courageous South Dragons to win a thrilling NBL clash 96-93 at the Distinctive Homes Dome in Adelaide.
Roy Ward NBL Players Association gives cautious support to playing a game on Christmas Day next year.
Dual Olympian Mark Worthington has more reasons than most to avoid the relaunched NBL but is giving it another go, despite the financial woes that beset three of his four previous teams.
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...
Jon Pierik Joe Ingles is ready for some bigger challenges, writes Jon Pierik.
James Dampney With the top three teams all slipping up, Perth have emerged as a threat to claim the 2008-09 NBL championship.
Battling NBL club Sydney Spirit will play out the season after their players accepted a pay cut of more than 50 per cent.
Adrian Warren Sydney coach Rob Beveridge will implore his players to stick with the NBL club until at least December 10 in the hope a white knight may come to their rescue.
Ailing NBL club Sydney Spirit is set to see out the season after fellow team owners agreed to a rescue package.
The Sydney Spirit are just two weeks away from possible extinction after the NBL on Wednesday launched default proceedings against the embattled club.
James Dampney Sydney is likely to have no presence in the NBL following the crushing announcement that the Spirit are set to go into administration this week.
Guy Hand After being knocked off the top of the NBL ladder, the South Dragons stormed back to the summit with a hard-fought six-point win over the Adelaide 36ers.
The Cairns Taipans' NBL woes continued on Saturday night with their seventh loss in eight matches, going down 101-85 to the Perth Wildcats in Cairns.