Tall Blacks blow 12-point fourth-quarter lead to fall 76-73 to Turkey at the FIBA World Cup.
Australia's bid for a maiden basketball World Cup medal has suffered an early setback after opening with a 10-point loss to Slovenia.
When the Tall Blacks play the USA this week, it will literally be a battle of the Haves against the Have-Nots.
The Tall Blacks have taken a leaf out of the All Blacks' book and unleashed a new haka on the sporting world.
Who is the most important player for the Tall Blacks at the World Cup?