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NBL chief determined to get a Brisbane team up

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The National Basketball League’s boss says his job is on the line if he does not get a Brisbane team back in the competition.

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NBL's million-dollar fee likely to sink Canberra's bid for new team

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Chris Wilson A bid to revive a Canberra team in the National Basketball League looks doomed to fail.

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With his Euro trip over, David Barlow aims for the NBL title

Back in town: David Barlow will play for Melbourne United.

Roy Ward Five years in Europe have given David Barlow a lifetime of memories, both good and bad.

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Former player part of consolidated bid to revive Canberra's NBL club

Brad Williams in action for the Cannons against the  Bullets in 2001.

Chris Wilson He played in the very last match for the Cannons in 2003, and now Brad Williams is one of the faces behind a consolidated push to revive a National Basketball League club in Canberra.

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Fixtures: NBL season like speed dating for Perth Wildcats

The Perth Wildcats will defend their title in an abbreviated NBL season.

Brad Elborough The 2014-15 NBL season will be the sports equivalent of speed dating for the Perth Wildcats.

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Perth through to NBL grand final series

The Perth Wildcats are the first team through to the NBL grand final.

The Perth Wildcats are the first team through to the NBL grand final series after completing a two-match demolition of Wollongong on Sunday.

NBL has hold on Chris Goulding

Chris Goulding.

Roy Ward The prolific shooting guard is in his opponents' cross-hairs.

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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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Hawk Rotnei Clarke swoops on NBL's best player award

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ROY WARD Wollongong Hawks import Rotnei Clarke claimed the Andrew Gaze Trophy as the NBL's most valuable player on Wednesday night.

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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 title win in the mind, says Wildcat Damian Martin

Wildcats and 36ers show their mutual affection, round 18.

Perth Wildcats captain Damian Martin believes the mind, not the body, will determine if he lifts the NBL championship trophy on Friday night.

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Perth Wildcats coach blasts referees as NBL championship goes to decider

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Coach Trevor Gleeson believes referees robbed his Perth Wildcats of the chance to win the NBL championship on Friday night.

Wildcats aim to restart NBL dynasty

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The Perth Wildcats are sick of watching other teams lift the NBL trophy.

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NBL calls for second Melbourne club

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Jon Pierik The National Basketball League is officially seeking a second club, with the new team to be based in Melbourne's south-east.

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36ers angry over GF foul count in NBL

Just not Wright: Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright has slammed the lop-sided free throw count in game one of the NBL grand final series

Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright fears the whistle might ruin his team's NBL championship hopes.The 36ers are 1-0 down in the best-of-three grand final series after suffering a 92-85 loss to the...

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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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Former Canberra Gunner Anthony Petrie makes NBL grand final series debut

Canberra's Anthony Petrie will play in his first NBL grand final.

Jon Tuxworth He's played at more clubs than Slim Dusty, watched three of them fold and came back from a serious Achilles injury in 2010. 

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Potential Canberra team to spread NBL wings in regional centres

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Jon Tuxworth The NBL has outlined an ambitious plan for a potential Canberra team to play multiple games in Goulburn, Queanbeyan and Wagga Wagga.

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Sydney Kings fail to send off Shane Heal with a win over Townsville Crocodiles in NBL

Sydney Kings coach Shane Heal has called it quits.

David Sygall An era ended for the Sydney Kings on Saturday night when one of the club’s favourite sons, Shane Heal, bade farewell, but his players were unable to send him off with a win.

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Shane Heal quits after Wollongong Hawks knock Sydney Kings out of NBL playoff equation

Hawks captain Oscar Forman starred in the win over the Kings.

David Sygall The Sydney Kings' hopes of making the NBL finals are over after going down to traditional rivals Wollongong on Friday night.