Golden State have taken a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference semifinals with a 110-99 victory.
The time for the Taranaki Mountain Airs to make moves toward a playoff spot is now.
Coach Paul Hennare already has players in mind to replace the departing Cedric Jackson and Tai Wesley.
Corey Webster not the only visiting player to voice a dislike for the Stadium Southland baskets.
American star Ashley Gayle should be fit for women's basketball finals.
Cleveland Cavaliers hero scores 25 points to set up a game one win in the Eastern Conference semis.
NBA clarifies where the refs got it wrong in the bizarre last 13.5 seconds of OKC's one-point win.
Kiwi centre records a double-double as his side bounces back from huge defeat to square series.
Steven Adams records a double-double as Thunder square Spurs series.
All eyes on the Southland Sharks as community funders ensure the finals series come to Invercargill.
Toronto have progressed through to the second round of playoffs after defeating Indiana 89-84.
OKC Thunder angry at heavy game one defeat to the Spurs, but they're "over it", Kiwi centre says.
Klay Thompson and Draymond Green step up for Golden State in game one of their NBA conference semifinals series.
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.