Basketball

Adams takes his potshot video

Kiwi NBA star Steven Adams always has an interesting response when he's asked the tough questions by the media.

"On what? Oh, weed," Kiwi NBA star responds to questions on medicinal marijuana.

Abercrombie coming out firing

Tom Abercrombie has not made a three-pointer in his last three games, but won't let that stop him launching them tonight ...

A three-game shooting slump has done little to dim the confidence of Breakers co-captain.

Henare: 'It's time to get nasty'

Coach Paul Henare says his players need 'to hold each other accountable when we slip below our standards'.

Breakers coach has had enough of the sloppy displays and has called his team out.

Webster: 'The truth will come out'

Breakers guard Corey Webster says 'we need to trust in ourselves individually, trust in each other as a team and then ...

NZ Breakers star declares his mindset where it needs to be heading into two massive games.

Splash: Thompson nets 60 video

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson was on fire against the Indiana Pacers, scoring 60 points in the game.

Electric scenes as NBA guard delivers big with a career-high 60 points in just 29 minutes on court.

Ton-up win for JTBs

Quinn Clinton has led the Junior Tall Blacks to another big win at the Oceania under-18 basketball championships.

Another big win for the Junior Tall Blacks in Fiji.

LeBron won't stay at Trump hotel

'We don't disrespect women in our locker room' - LeBron James launches scathing attack on Donald Trump

Cleveland Cavaliers make arrangements for players who do not want to stay at Trump branded hotel.

Adams plays through pain

Steven Adams shrugged off a sprained ankle to post a double-double against the Atlanta Hawks.

Big Kiwi shrugs off ankle sprain to back up scoring machine Russell Westbrook.

Sharks sign another

Basketball.

 Another piece of the Southland Sharks' 2017 National Basketball League player puzzle has been filled.

Corey Webster appears in court

Corey Webster arrives at the North Shore District Court with his girlfriend.

Breakers star in shorts and a T enters no plea to assault charge.

Giant heads guy v 'Sweatermom' video

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Crowd challenge for best in the stands reaches new heights as basketball fans dance off defeat.

Adams rolls ankle, Russ rolls on

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook made it five straight triple-doubles in a victory over the New Orleans ...

Bad night for Steven Adams; another historic one for his illustrious Oklahoma City Thunder team-mate Russell Westbrook.

Is this breaking point?

Kirk Penney and the Breakers are less than happy with the way they've played during a four-game losing skid in the ...

Four straight defeats leave Paul Henare's Kiwi ANBL club needing to take a long, hard look in the mirror.

Brittle Breakers sinking fast

Kirk Penney scored 14 for the Breakers in Melbourne, but it wasn't enough to stop them plunging to a fourth straight ...

Corey Webster's return couldn't halt the decline as the Breakers sunk to a fourth straight Australian NBL defeat.

Green calls out officials

Golden State's Draymond Green made contact to Houston's James Harden's head during their match on Friday (NZ time).

Draymond Green has called out NBA officials after being penalised for his foot making contact with an opponent's head.

LeBron pays off bet in Cubs uniform

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James enters the United Centre wearing a Chicago Cubs uniform.

LeBron James lost a bet to former teammate Dwyane Wade in October. On Saturday, he stuck to his word.

Sixers edge Wildcats in OT

Jerome Randle, who scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Adelaide 36ers to the win, attempts to get by Perth's Corban ...

Adelaide 36ers survive late-game scare to squeak out a 92-86 OT victory over Perth Wildcats.

Cairns outmuscle Bullets

Travis Trice had a game-high 24 points to lead the Cairns Taipans to victory in Brisbane.

Relentless Cairns Taipans exact revenge on the Brisbane Bullets in Queensland derby.

NBA coach Kerr admits marijuana use

Steve Kerr, pictured beside point guard Steph Curry, says he tried marijuana to alleviate back pain.

Warriors coach tried to alleviate back pain with marijuana.

Webster to play before court date

Corey Webster has said he believes he can help his Breakers team when they take on Melbourne at Hisense on Sunday.

Breakers coach Paul Henare says embattled guard Corey Webster wants to help the team.

Breakers drop third straight

Breakers foreward Mika Vukona takes it to the hoop against the Illawarra Hawks at the NSEC.

Kiwi ANBL club sorely miss suspended Corey Webster as they fall at home to the Hawks.

Webster's alleged victim speaks

Breakers guard Corey Webster has been charged with assault after reports of a fight at an Auckland bar.

Man allegedly assaulted by Corey Webster says the NZ Breakers guard and his friends "just beat me up".

Unusual NBA postponement

The match between the Philadelphia 76ers and Sacramento Kings was postponed due to issues with the court.

"I've never seen anything like that before."

Bullets thrash Wildcats

Brisbane's Anthony Petrie reacts after being hit with an elbow from Wildcats forward Matt Knight during Bullets road win ...

Horror injury run of Matt Knight continues as Wildcats forward hurts left hip in loss to Brisbane Bullets.

Skip backs C-Web to fire up

Corey Webster has plenty to prove when he returns for the Breakers in Sunday's visit to Melbourne.

Corey Webster's Sunday return for the Breakers should be interesting, if his captain's prediction rings true.

Adams takes shot, makes shot

Steven Adams has found an interesting way to concentrate on his free-throws this season.

New Zealand's NBA star has had some hands-on instruction when it's come to improving his free-throw shooting.

Rams guard swaps court for office

Canterbury Rams guard Marcus Alipate shot 41 percent from beyond the arc last season.

Marcus Alipate is using his business degree to help out his team off the court.

Corey Webster suspended video

Corey Webster faces an assault charge after an alleged fight earlier this week.

NZ Breakers suspend star guard for "breach of club values" as he prepares to defend assault charge.

Breakers to front on C-Web

Corey Webster of the Breakers has been charged with assault, a news report says.

NZ basketball club's boss to make a statement on star guard's arrest on an assault charge.

Adams backs the Russ show video

Steven Adams provided some able support for Russell Westbrook as the Thunder got the job done in New York.

Another Russell Westbrook triple-double gets some Kiwi support as Thunder make it three straight.

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