Steven Adams' nine points and 10 rebounds were of little consequence as his Oklahoma City Thunder team fell to a 124-92 loss.
Canterbury Rams' back-up point guard Jamie Adams defines the term spark off the bench.
A game to forget for Steven Adams and the Thunder as the Spurs claim an emphatic victory.
Nelson Giants beat Canterbury Rams by 10 to keep themselves in the playoff picture.
Paul George scored 21 points, Myles Turner added 15 as the Indiana Pacers beat the Toronto Raptors 101-83 to force a Game 7 of their series.
The Taranaki Mountain Airs proved no match for the Wellington Saints on Friday night.
It took nearly 60 years, but the Atlanta Hawks finally found a way to beat the Boston Celtics in the playoffs.
Former Tall Black Mark Dickel extends contract with Canterbury Rams and Mainland academy.
The Tall Blacks swingman has found a home across the ditch, complete with some familiar faces.
New Zealand's OKC Thunder rookie has learnt the hard way not to fall for Tim Duncan's nice-guy image.
The Southland Sharks will have to play tighter on defence to clinch a berth in the National Basketball League's final four series.
Andrew Wheeler joined the Southland Sharks in their first season in 2010 and now he might get a chance to play in a finals series at home.
The Nelson Giants still control their own NBL destiny but urgently need a win against the Canterbury Rams on Saturday.
Southland is in for a basketball bonanza at finals weekend, but the Sharks will have to rediscover their winning mojo to clinch a berth.
Golden State Warriors prove too strong for Houston despite the absence of the injured Steph Curry.
Golden State defeat Houston to progress in the NBA playoffs.
The Taranaki Mountain Airs might be the league leaders in defence, but they'll need their scoring this weekend.
Three games in a row against the Taranaki Mountain Airs will test the Wellington Saints' patience.
My mother doesn't remember when I was born, says 29-year-old high school basketballer.
From starting out as a tween to playing for the Saints, Dion Prewster has a clue about basketball.
Coach Paul Henare adds Finn Delany and Shea Ili to fulltime roster for next season.
Toronto side hold out for victory over Pacers, Atlanta lead Celtics in playoff series.
The Southland Sharks return home for their fourth game in a week.
Clippers chances of advancing in shreds after stars ruled out with injuries.
Warriors coach recognised as the best in the business after guiding Golden State to a record 73 regular season wins.
Oklahoma's City Thunder's big Kiwi is officially on a roll after a 4-1 first-round playoff victory over the Dallas Mavericks.
Quirky Kiwi star uses his childhood terror to explain dangers of NBA playoffs.
Warriors will have to live without their star point guard for at least two weeks.
US Olympic men's basketball team to play five warm-up exhibition games ahead of the Rio Games.
Losing Los Angeles Lakes sack coach.