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O'Hea reveals the story behind the WNBL's Lifeline Australia round

O'Hea reveals the story behind the WNBL's Lifeline Australia round

A family tragedy has prompted basketballer Jenna O'Hea to speak out about mental health and suicide.

  • by Roy Ward

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Motor-mouth Ingles 'rattles' rivals and fans with trash talk
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Motor-mouth Ingles 'rattles' rivals and fans with trash talk

Now in his fifth NBA season, Australian Joe Ingles is being discussed as the league's best trash-talker - not that he agrees.

Turkish prosecutors reportedly seek arrest warrant for NBA player
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Turkish prosecutors reportedly seek arrest warrant for NBA player

New York Knicks centre Enes Kanter, who has previously feared for his safety over his public criticism of the Turkish government, refuses to travel to Europe.

NBA wrap: Warriors break NBA first-quarter record
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NBA wrap: Warriors break NBA first-quarter record

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson were on fire as the Golden State Warriors set an NBA record for the highest score in a first quarter.

Fancy footwork: Why NBA players love pedicures
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Fancy footwork: Why NBA players love pedicures

Woe to the toes belonging to very large men who jump and sprint and pound their feet on a wooden floor for a living.

  • by Candace Buckner
Leilani Mitchell weighs up WNBL future as Kelsey Griffin sets record
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Leilani Mitchell weighs up WNBL future as Kelsey Griffin sets record

The Capitals are destined for the finals, but the future of their roster and coaching staff is less clear.

  • by Chris Dutton
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Australia has another NBA signing as Deng Adel joins Cleveland
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Australia has another NBA signing as Deng Adel joins Cleveland

Victorian basketballer Deng Adel will realise his NBA dream as he is reportedly signing a two-way deal with Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • by Roy Ward
Simmons joins veteran greats among top NBA jersey sales in Australia
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Simmons joins veteran greats among top NBA jersey sales in Australia

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Ben Simmons topped NBA jersey sales at Australia's NBA store to end 2018.

  • by Roy Ward
Capitals coach Paul Goriss chasing title 19 years in the making
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Capitals coach Paul Goriss chasing title 19 years in the making

Goriss could lift his first WNBL title at the AIS Arena - the same venue he began his professional at career almost two decades ago.

  • by Eamonn Tiernan
Sydney Kings 'exposed' and 'embarrassed' after worrying NBL rout
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Sydney Kings 'exposed' and 'embarrassed' after worrying NBL rout

The Kings' grip on top-spot on the NBL ladder is looking shaky following an upset loss to Illawarra that left coach Andrew Gaze far from happy.

Monster double-double: Simmons helps 76ers sneak past Knicks
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Monster double-double: Simmons helps 76ers sneak past Knicks

Ben Simmons has fallen an assist short of a triple-double with 20 points and 22 rebounds in a narrow win over the New York Knicks.