Kyrie Irving and LeBron James set up a potential third final with Golden State by rallying to topple the Celtics.
Defending champions Rangi Ruru were made to work for their win in round three of the girl's Whelan Trophy Canterbury Secondary School's basketball league on Tuesday.
Golden State create history as they sweep Spurs to set up possible rematch with Cavs.
Canterbury Basketball dominate at BBNZ awards night.
Sam Dempster is working hard to be fit for Friday's Saints clash.
Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green building investment after filing for trademark.
Warriors v Spurs NBA conference finals series heats up as star lashes rivals over undetected foul.
Unfancied Boston Celtics upset Cleveland with last gasp Avery Bradley three.
"When we're locked in and playing to our ability we are good. When we aren't locked in we aren't good."
A 28-point outing from Corey Webster has seen the Wellington Saints sink the Taranaki Mountain Airs.
Giants coach admits it might be hard to take Tom Ingham out of the starting five after that one.
Kevin Durant's huge third quarter helps Warriors to 3-0 series lead over Spurs.
Southland Sharks suffer back-to-back NBL losses on the road.
Taranaki sportsman prepares for Oceania champs
NBA star Enes Kanter detained in Romania, allegedly for his political views on Turkey's president, "the Hitler of our century".
It took a few games to warm up, but Canterbury Rams guard McKenzie Moore delivered on Saturday night.
LeBron James's Cavaliers tie NBA record with 13th straight playoff win.
Former Tall Blacks star Sean Marks was inducted into the Basketball New Zealand Hall of Fame on Friday night.
In many countries they are legally married, but in Penny Taylor's home country of Australia they are not.
A career-best night from Tom Ingham saw the Nelson Giants avoid a clean sweep against the Bay Hawks.
Unbeaten record remains intact as 32-point third quarter helps Wellington Saints to important win.
When you are 2.16m tall and wear size 22 shoes you need a big truck to get around.
Without consecutive wins since late March, the Canterbury Rams are desperate to find a spark as the playoffs loom.
"Sometimes I'm like 'man, am I doing too much?' because it could have been avoided."
James matches record while George, Hayward miss out on chance of $290m contracts.
Nelson Giants desperate for win against Bay Hawks.
Influential big man away with his ANBL team as the Saints face the resurgent Southland Sharks.
We are still a month out from the NBL finals but already the top four looks pretty well set.
Defending champions remain unbeaten in playoffs with big win in Boston.
Luke Aston has taken a lengthy route from a kid learning the basketball ropes in Queenstown to lining up for Southland in the National Basketball League.