Melbourne bitten at Snake Pit

Fuquan Edwin of the Taipans, who finished with 12 points, rises up for a jump shot.

Cairns Taipans finally open their ANBL account with a thrilling 83-76 win over Melbourne United.

Adams fears missing dunks video

Steven Adams proves Thunder will need big money to keep him from NBA rivals

Kiwi NBA star forced to take on leadership and scoring role but still worries he'll throw them up and miss them.

Busy Adams shrugs off barbs video

Oklahoma City Thunder centre Steven Adams runs on-court ahead of his NBA season opener against the 76ers in Philadelphia.

Kiwi NBA star battles barbs from fans and opposition as Thunder open new season with win.

Recap: Adams strong in opener

Oklahoma City Thunder centre Steven Adams runs on-court ahead of his NBA season opener against the 76ers in Philadelphia.

Kiwi NBA star finishes with 16 points as OKC close out late win in season opener.

Time to handle Randle

Adelaide point guard Jerome Randle may be one of the smallest players in the ANBL, but he is proving the biggest handful.

Breakers eye up challenge from the ANBL's top scorer at Vector on Saturday.

Dove save in slippery NBA soap video

Video: Russell Westbrook cracks up reporters with in-depth night before game routine details

Russell Westbrook comes up clean after teasing with dirt on the eve of the OKC Thunder's NBA opener.

Cavaliers rout Knicks in opener

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball against Courtney Lee of the New York Knicks.

Led by LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, the Cavs treated their fans to a demolition job.

Adams set to soar and score

Steven Adams appears ready to take on a larger scoring load for the OKC Thunder in 2016-17.

NZ's NBA star on the precipice of a breakthrough season and a mega contract worth over $140m.

36ers star suspended

Terrance Ferguson Ferguson was found guilty of striking Mark Worthington.

The Breakers have caught a break with Adelaide's American teen sensation set to miss the visit to New Zealand.

GS Warriors: Too many egos? video

Golden State Warriors superstar guard Stephen Curry.

Is there any stopping Curry, Durant, Green, Thompson - one of the greatest line-ups in NBA history?

'Top heavy' foe schools Adams video


Kiwi NBA star throws in the towel as his 51-year-old coach savours a one-on-one win with wild celebration.

Breakers off target again

Akil Mitchell had his best offensive game for the Breakers with 20 points against the Brisbane Bullets.

Last game it was turnovers, this time it was free-throws that haunted the slumping NZ Breakers in Brisbane.

Breakers comeback falls short video

Breakers centre Alex Pledger attempts to block the shot of Brisbane's Tom Jervis at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre.

Breakers come back from double-digit deficit but ultimately fall short in Brisbane.

NBA veteran Blake joins Sydney Kings

Steve Blake has signed with the Sydney Kings.

Kings sign veteran NBA point guard.

Wildcats beat Hawks in thriller

Casey Prather of the Wildcats soars in for a dunk during Perth's narrow victory over the Illawarra Hawks.

Perth Wildcats escape another close call at home, beating the Illawarra Hawks 80-73.

Sixers are snake charmers

Travis Trice of the Taipans defends Jerome Randle of the 36ers, who had a game-high 23 points in Adelaide's 83-67 win ...

Adelaide 36ers make short work of the winless Cairns Taipans with 83-67 ANBL triumph.

Henare: We have to man up

Paul Henare wants more physicality, better defence and less turnovers for the Breakers' second game of the third round.

The Breakers have a lot to get right for their Saturday night ANBL visit to the Brisbane Bullets.

Breakers bulldozed in Auckland video

The Breakers struggled on offence for extended stretches, going without a field goal for almost six minutes in the final ...

Sydney Kings rain on Mike Vukona's parade as the Breakers fail to notch the W in veteran's 300th game.

Goulding injured in Melbourne win

Ramone Moore (left) and David Andersen of Melbourne United box out during their round three ANBL game against the ...

Melbourne United face prospect of losing star to ankle injury but have a ready replacement in import.

Adams 'America's next top model'


"This man was born to be photographed," declares famous magazine of Kiwi NBA star.

K-Lisch must be stopped

Reigning MVP Kevin Lisch presents as the Sydney Kings' chief threat tonight at the NSEC.

The NZ Breakers will be on guard tonight against playmaker who has torched them in the past.

Jury clears NBA star Rose in rape lawsuit

Derrick Rose has been cleared by the jury in a rape lawsuit.

Rose ready to put case behind him and focus on family and career.

Three NBA stars tougher than Adams

Oklahoma City Thunder centre Steven Adams and Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green couldn't be separated when ...

Kiwi rates well in NBA managers' vote, but he's not No 1 in the hard man stakes.

Adams comes up big again

New Zealand's Steven Adams has rounded out the NBA pre-season in style.

Steven Adams continues to show his readiness for a major role for the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Breakers hail their captain fantastic

Mika Vukona's feats with the Breakers have made him one of the most respected players in the Australian NBL.

As Mika Vukona gets set to be the first Breaker to play 300 games for the club, Marc Hinton finds one legendary feat stands above them all.

Perth bring in US sharpshooter

Andre Ingram, 30, has spent his entire professional career in the D-League.

Perth sign guard who holds NBA Development League record for most three-pointers.

Star shooters still 'figuring it out'

The Breakers are blessed with two outstanding shooting guards in Corey Webster and Kirk Penney.

Breakers concede their guard mix remains a work in progress through the early part of ANBL season.

Basketball star kicked man in head

Former Tall Blacks and Otago Nuggets basketballer Craig Bradshaw was sentenced in the Queenstown District Court on an ...

Former Tall Black kicked a bouncer "like a conversion" and continued to punch him as he lay on the ground.

Adams makes big statement

Steven Adams put in a big pre-season performance against the shorthanded Minnesota Timberwolves.

OKC's Kiwi centre is back, and getting buckets as the Thunder's pre-season draws to a close.

Durant double-dip dilemma video

Kevin Durant Takes Nachos From Young Fan In Middle of Practice

Boy keeps his nerve to say "no" to a NBA superstar as the basketball hero asks for extra.

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