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Gaze says Mills will have plenty of NBA suitors; Boomers beat China

Gaze says Mills will have plenty of NBA suitors; Boomers beat China

Patty Mills is heading into NBA free agency and Andrew Gaze believes the bronze-medal-winning Boomers star will have plenty of suitors although his current club Brooklyn Nets will also want to keep him. Meanwhile, the Boomers have held of a big China comeback to win their World Cup qualifier.

  • by Roy Ward

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‘Going to be a crazy week’: Boomers duo hope qualifiers can launch NBA bid

‘Going to be a crazy week’: Boomers duo hope qualifiers can launch NBA bid

Imposing centre Thon Maker and athletic forward Jack White have key roles to play for the Australian Boomers this week, and hope this can enhance their NBA prospects.

  • by Jon Pierik
Bendigo to the big league
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Bendigo to the big league

Bendigo native Dyson Daniels has become Australia's latest NBA sensation after being selected eighth overall in the 2022 draft.

‘I’m a winner’: Daniels to take flight with Pelicans in NBA
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‘I’m a winner’: Daniels to take flight with Pelicans in NBA

Dyson Daniels is the latest Australian player to enter the NBA after his selection in the draft on Friday.

  • by Roy Ward
From Bendigo to the NBA: Dyson Daniels is made for the big stage

From Bendigo to the NBA: Dyson Daniels is made for the big stage

Australia’s Dyson Daniels will face his moment of truth on Friday morning when he finds out which team – expected to be within the first dozen picks – will select him at the NBA draft in Brooklyn, New York.

  • by Roy Ward
Jackson’s return could be ‘one of the greatest Australian sporting comebacks’

Jackson’s return could be ‘one of the greatest Australian sporting comebacks’

The return of Opals royalty Lauren Jackson to the national squad after a nine-year absence is a boon for a team seeking to rebuild a winning culture.

  • by Marnie Vinall
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Jackson thrilled with epic come back
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Jackson thrilled with epic come back

Lauren Jackson speaks after being named in the Australian Opals squad ahead of the FIBA World Cup.

Perth Wildcats sack chief executive Troy Georgiu after falling short of finals

Perth Wildcats sack chief executive Troy Georgiu after falling short of finals

The Wildcats confirmed on Tuesday the club had started an “extensive search” to find a new chief executive.

  • by Justin Chadwick
‘A championship pedigree’: Warriors beat Celtics to win fourth NBA title in eight years

‘A championship pedigree’: Warriors beat Celtics to win fourth NBA title in eight years

Stephen Curry scored 34 points and was named the NBA finals MVP as the Warriors claimed the franchise’s seventh championship overall.

  • by Kyle Hightower
NBA Finals game six as it happened: Golden State Warriors beat Boston Celtics to win title

NBA Finals game six as it happened: Golden State Warriors beat Boston Celtics to win title

Jaylen Brown and the Celtics need to win at home to send the series to game seven as Steve Kerr’s Warriors eye a fourth championship in eight seasons.

  • by Paul Suttor
Gaze officially a legend, Daniels scores draft invite

Gaze officially a legend, Daniels scores draft invite

Andrew Gaze will officially become a Basketball Australia legend next month while Dyson Daniels has been invited to attend the NBA Draft in person.

  • by Roy Ward