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Week #8 Rankings: Tanks for nothing FIBA

In: — Thursday, 27 Nov, 2014

SORRY to confuse my Boomers and Opals with this week’s NBL and WNBL rankings but FIBA finally has announced the result of its investigation into our Aussie boys’ effort at the World Cup.

Nov 27

Koehn goin' for the Boomers

In: WNBL — Wednesday, 26 Nov, 2014

KAYLA Stand-off-ish may have said no but it's "No worries" Laurie, with Laurie Koehn today confirmed as a Melbourne Boomer.

Nov 26

Wrap-Up #7: ABC says au revoir

In: NBL, WNBL — Monday, 24 Nov, 2014

THE pressure will be on Basketball Australia in the off-season to find a national broadcaster for the WNBL now ABC-TV has bailed on its commitment to the women's game.

Nov 24


In: NBL — Saturday, 22 Nov, 2014

BELIEVE it or not, we already are at and around one-third of the way through the 28-game regular season, as good a time as any for a review of how NBL teams are tracking.

Nov 22

Putting The Sting back into SE Qld basketball

In: NBL, WNBL — Friday, 21 Nov, 2014

IF Basketball Australia could break from its traditional indolence, south-east Queensland could have two national level elite clubs in action in 2015-16, that’s how far advanced South East Queensland Sting is for a WNBL spot.

Nov 21

Week #7 Rankings: Grand final fever

In: NBL, WNBL — Thursday, 20 Nov, 2014

THERE are some monster games looming in the NBL and WNBL this round - 2014 Grand Finalists of both competitions among competitors squaring off.

Nov 20

Wrap-Up #6: Sounds of silence

In: NBL, WNBL — Tuesday, 18 Nov, 2014

IT was a busy day yesterday with NBL CEO Fraser Neill pulling the pin but the grenade quietly rolling into a drain.


Nov 18

Fraser says cheers

In: NBL — Monday, 17 Nov, 2014

THE news today came as a complete shock to many, a bombshell for an NBL still working to shake the shackles of mainstream preconceptions it remains a basket case.

Nov 17

The night the lights went out in Adelaide

In: NBL — Sunday, 16 Nov, 2014

IT was in 1974 I first started being paid for analysing basketball games, something I’d already been doing for community papers since 1971.

Nov 16

United courts a great new home

In: NBL — Friday, 14 Nov, 2014

ADD Margaret Court to the list of quality basketball venues, even if it was built for tennis.

Nov 14

Week #6 Rankings: United is standing tall

In: NBL, WNBL — Thursday, 13 Nov, 2014

MELBOURNE last night made a statement against NBL-leading Cairns, taming the Taipans 91-76 at Margaret Court.

Nov 13

Wortho, Nate back to skin Taipans

In: NBL — Wednesday, 12 Nov, 2014

UNITED co-captains Mark Worthington and new father Nate Tomlinson will be back in uniform for tonight's NBL clash with Cairns at Margaret Court Arena.

Nov 12

Hawks must clip a few wings to fly

In: NBL — Tuesday, 11 Nov, 2014

WOLLONGONG needs to bite the bullet and cut its 2011 NBL MVP Gary Ervin, replacing him with a scoring import small forward.

Nov 11

Wrap-Up #5: Promoter's dream. But where are they?

In: NBL, WNBL — Monday, 10 Nov, 2014

IT is a promoter's dream and a tipster's nightmare - such is the unpredictability of the NBL and WNBL so far this season.

Nov 10

Why Gordie is golden

In: NBL — Saturday, 8 Nov, 2014

NO shirking, no avoidance, no nonsense. When it comes to staring the truth in the face - however unpalatable it may be - Gordie McLeod is a lesson for us all.

Nov 8

Penny caps Rangers revival

In: WNBL — Friday, 7 Nov, 2014

PENNY Taylor’s WNBL return tomorrow and alongside fellow WNBA championship-winning teammate Cappie Pondexter is huge for basketball in Australia.

Nov 7

Week #5 Rankings: Another Brock in the wall

In: NBL, WNBL — Thursday, 6 Nov, 2014

BROCK Motum making his debut, Penny Taylor making her return, Josh Childress back and Abby Bishop being disrespected (again) ... it's all happening this week in the NBL/WNBL.

Nov 6

Neill in Brisbane as deadlines approach

In: NBL — Wednesday, 5 Nov, 2014

NBL chief executive Fraser Neill is in Brisbane as you read this - unless you're reading it in a week's time - to help shore up plans for a locally-based club for the 2015-16 season.

Nov 5

Something that stops a nation

In: Misc — Tuesday, 4 Nov, 2014

YES, I know I load this up every year on this day but it is my contribution to "the race that stops a nation".

Nov 4

Wrap-Up #4: DQ done, Motum won

In: NBL, WNBL — Monday, 3 Nov, 2014

THE 36ers released import Daequon Montreal today, creating Player Points System room to bring Brock Motum into their NBL line-up.

Nov 3

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