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The Cairns Taipans escaped with an 85-81 home NBL win over the Townsville Crocodiles after trailing by as many as eight points in the final term. The Crocs went hunting …

Melbourne ended a six-game losing streak and recorded their first win of 2012 with a hard-fought NBL home victory over a struggling Adelaide 36ers 87-81 on Friday night. Cam Tragardh …

Long-time Melbourne board member Michael Slepoy has been appointed chief executive of the Tigers NBL club, replacing the controversial Seamus McPeake. The Irishman’s last course of action while CEO was …

Clipper players Blake Griffin and Andrew Bynum have been voted to start the NBA All-Star game, joining Lakers players Kobe Bryant and Chris Paul to give Los Angeles four starters. …

P – Derrick Rose’s Chicago Bulls edged the New York Knicks 105-102 in NBA action on Thursday thanks to a balanced offensive attack that saw five players reach double figures. …

A decisive third-quarter has taken the New Zealand Breakers to a 83-77 win over Perth and lifted them to outright first in the NBL. Victory in the top-of-the-table clash in …

The Oklahoma City Thunder won the battle of the two Western Conference giants by beating the Dallas Mavericks 95-86 behind Russell Westbrook’s brilliant 33-point performance on Wednesday. Westbrook drained a …

Carmelo Anthony returned from a two-game injury absence to score 25 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 113-86 NBA victory over Detroit. Anthony, who had been sidelined …

Carmelo Anthony returned from a two-game injury absence and scored 25 points to lead the New York Knicks to a convincing 113-86 NBA victory over Detroit. Anthony, who had been …

P – Chris Paul had 26 points with 14 assists, Blake Griffin scored 22 including a monster highlight reel dunk, as the LA Clippers upset the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder …

Reigning NBA champions Dallas seized sole possession of their division lead by beating state rivals the San Antonio 101-100 thanks to guard Jason Terry’s superb 34-point game. Germany’s Dirk Nowitzki …

The Miami Heat won the NBA battle of the Eastern Conference giants on Sunday beating the Chicago Bulls 97-93 behind a sparkling 35-point performance from LeBron James. It marked the …

Sydney coach Karen Dalton says destiny is in her team’s hands as the Flames close in on securing a WNBL finals berth with three weeks left in the regular season. …

Wollongong coach Gordie McLeod knows basketball isn’t a one-man game but he’s confident new import Ayinde Ubaka can inspire the Hawks to a late-season run in the NBL. Ubaka was …

Drew Gooden scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks handed the Los Angeles Lakers yet another road defeat in the lockout-shortened NBA season. The Bucks, missing …

The Perth Wildcats continued their strong form ahead of a top-of-the-table NBL clash with New Zealand by beating the third-placed Townsville Crocodiles 87-55 at Challenge Stadium on Saturday night. The …

All-Star guard Dwyane Wade scored 28 points after missing the past six games with a right ankle sprain and the Miami Heat withstood a barrage of three-pointers to beat the …

Ayinde Ubaka and the new-look Hawks carved out a commanding 90-68 NBL win over the Melbourne Tigers in Wollongong on Friday night to end a run of seven losses at …