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THE NBL draw is out, the Opals suffer a blow, my brother gets his own line, and Ben Madgen shows again he is a special athlete and person – all in all, it was a pretty good day.
IT is international beer day today, truthfully.
HOLD your horses if you’re booking flights to Port Hedland for the NBL PreSeaSon Tournament.
McDONALDS today formally backing the Townsville Crocodiles as the NBL club’s naming rights sponsor is a bigger story than most sponsorship yarns as the climate of trepidation around the league shifts to anticipation instead.
STEPH Talbot has joined Dante Exum as another potential Australian international superstar, named today in the All Star Five at the FIBA World U19 Women’s Championship in Lithuania.
MY (e)mail is the Australia-New Zealand Oceania series next month will be on free-to-air television with both games out of Canberra on August 18 to be televised live.
WE need to grow up in this country and by “grow up” I don’t mean become more jaded or cynical.
IT will be interesting to see FIBA’s next set of international rankings in the wake of Australia’s stellar performance at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia.
JUST when you start wondering whether the NBL salary cap should include the provision for one marquee player outside of it and conclude “no”, Metta World Peace comes on the market.
MOST of us would like to believe if we were confronted with a life-or-death situation, we'd react in a way we could later be proud of, but Breakers coach Dean Vickerman knows it for a fact.
LAUREN Jackson has pulled up well from Opals camp and is set to lead the national team against New Zealand in next month's Oceania Series.
JUST when you thought it was safe to renew your Lakers tickets, Howie changes his mind, so maybe it is time to feel warm and fuzzy about the Cavs again.
THE NBL demerger was not signed off today but largely because Basketball Australia CEO Kristina Keneally was in Melbourne.
CITY of Sydney Basketball Association can see light at the end of the tunnel for ageing Alexandria Stadium now Lord Mayor Clover Moore has announced a $10 million upgrade for the facility.
APPARENTLY there was a bit of political activity around last night but don't let the Federal Labor Party's national machinations trouble you - Kristina Keneally is staying put.
SHOOTING the ball has become an almost lost art in Australian basketball but Perth NBL championship-winning coach Rob Beveridge plans to address the imbalance.
RATINGS for Friday's (Thursday night's) seventh game of the NBA Finals reached a level befitting the final game of a championship series.
PATTY Mills has every intention of suiting for Andrej Lemanis' Boomers in the Oceania Series against New Zealand, despite missing the rest of the NBA Championship series with a foot injury.
DID you know a few thousand people attended a rock concert at Perth Arena on Friday and a basketball game broke out ... almost?
ONE of the less pressing but no less important issues for the new NBL to address will be the structure of its Hall of Fame.