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Nuggets-Heat now chasing NBA history

In: NBA — Tuesday, 30 May, 2023

LED by "point centre" Nikola Jokic and ably assisted by Jamal Murray, the Denver Nuggets swept away LeBron James and the LA Lakers in four straight games to win the Western Conference title and advance to the NBA Finals where Miami kept its appointment by today finally seeing off Boston.

May 30

Mitsubishi back in NBL driver's seat

In: NBL — Monday, 29 May, 2023

HAVE you been following the NBL long enough to remember the "Mitsubishi Challenge"? It was some 23 years back when the motoring giant backed the game for almost a decade in Australia and - like Hungry Jack's - it is back on board as a major partner of our burgeoning league.

May 29

Vale Les Hody, international superstar

In: Boomers & Opals, SA — Saturday, 27 May, 2023

HUNGARIAN-born Australian international basketball trail-blazer Laszlo "Les" Hody died in Melbourne today after a short illness. The first man to represent two different countries at Olympic Games and the inspiration for a generation of players in South Australia and Victoria, Les was 88. 

May 27

Sydney's 'to and fro' as Keely goes but DJ on song

In: NBL, WNBL — Friday, 26 May, 2023

IT has been a monumental day for Sydney's national league teams, with Keely Froling leaving the Flames for the rebuilding Deakin Melbourne Boomers, but DJ Hogg joining the NBL champion Kings after a break-out season at Cairns Taipans.

May 26

Sara to lead new-look Boomers

In: WNBL — Thursday, 25 May, 2023

THE Deakin Melbourne Boomers have pulled off a WNBL recruiting coup of their own, securing the services of Opals Tokyo Olympian and World Cup bronze medallist Sara Blicavs for their 2023-24 campaign, part compensating the departure of Tess Madgen and Cayla George to Sydney Flames.

May 25

Starling a star signing for Sixers

In: NBL, SA — Wednesday, 24 May, 2023

WHEN the talk turns to "mature-age recruits", few will top the Adelaide 36ers recent signing of star American NBL1 Central forward Alex Starling, who as a recently naturalised Aussie, will make his long overdue NBL debut as a 34-year-old warrior in Season 2023-24.

May 24

The Chase is over

In: NBL — Tuesday, 16 May, 2023

SYDNEY Kings have decided to move on from dual-NBL championship-winning coach Chase Buford, choosing not to take up their contract option for a third year while he seeks new opportunities in the NBA. The club plans a global search for his replacement.

May 16

Sami leads a WNBL club-swap exodus

In: WNBL — Monday, 15 May, 2023

OCCASIONAL Australian captain and regular Opals starter, naturalised WNBA star Sami Whitcomb and the WNBL's Perth Lynx have "consciously uncoupled" with the combo guard likely en route to Townsville, replacing Lauren Nicholson who will complete the "round trip" by returning to Sydney.

May 15

Bob's Corner: NBA at the 'Final Four' stage

In: NBA — Sunday, 14 May, 2023

BOB'S CORNER: The NBA has progressed through to the best-of-7 Conference Finals and our man on the spot, Bob Craven, has the latest as the Denver Nuggets, LA Lakers in the West, Boston Celtics and Miami Heat in the East prepare to go to war to determine who will battle out the Final.

May 14

Whitcomb talks motherhood and basketball

In: WNBL, Boomers & Opals, NBA — Saturday, 13 May, 2023

WEEKEND FEATURE: Reprinted from the Seattle Times. Storm’s Sami Whitcomb finds balance between motherhood and basketball: ‘It’s all worth it’

May 13

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