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NBA players meet the Pope
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NBA players meet the Pope

Five NBA players were part of a delegation that met with Pope Francis at the Vatican to discuss social justice.

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'She's got a bit of Shane in her': Shyla Heal lights up WNBL

'She's got a bit of Shane in her': Shyla Heal lights up WNBL

The daughter of Australian legend Shane Heal has been one of the standouts in the pandemic-affected season, helping her Townsville Fire side climb to fourth on the ladder with a 4-2 record. 

  • by Anthony Colangelo
WNBL stars make an impact, returning to the big time with bubs in hub

WNBL stars make an impact, returning to the big time with bubs in hub

Steph Blicavs and Ashleigh Karaitiana are making their mark this WNBL season and doing so in their return from childbirth.

  • by Roy Ward
Simmons, Embiid are 76ers' core and new boss wants it to stay that way

Simmons, Embiid are 76ers' core and new boss wants it to stay that way

With the NBA trade market at full speed, new 76ers basketball operations boss Daryl Morey spoke of the Australian as being a major part of their future.

  • by Keith Pompey
Aussie drafted by Dallas Mavericks in NBA
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Aussie drafted by Dallas Mavericks in NBA

Aussie basketball star Josh Green has been drafted by the Dallas Mavericks in NBA.

'Something I dreamed of': The moment Aussie Green became a Maverick
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'Something I dreamed of': The moment Aussie Green became a Maverick

Australian guard Josh Green has been picked by the Mavericks in the first round, while former NBL star LaMelo Ball now works for Michael Jordan after being taken at pick three.

  • by Roy Ward
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Poised and ready, Australian guard Josh Green set for NBA draft

Poised and ready, Australian guard Josh Green set for NBA draft

Australian basketballer Josh Green doesn't care what pick he is selected within the NBA draft. All he wants is his chance to play.

  • by Roy Ward
Boomers brace for potential NBA, Olympics clash

Boomers brace for potential NBA, Olympics clash

The Australian Boomers could lose key players on the verge of the Tokyo Olympics should their NBA sides make deep runs into the NBA playoffs.

  • by Roy Ward
'He could play tomorrow': Leading trainer says Australian is ready for the NBA

'He could play tomorrow': Leading trainer says Australian is ready for the NBA

Joe Abunassar has trained NBA champions such as Kevin Garnett and Kyle Lowry. He thinks 19-year-old draft hopeful Josh Green is good enough to play in the big leagues immediately.

  • by Roy Ward
FaceTime with Giannis: Nick Kyrgios' scoop on NBA's biggest question

FaceTime with Giannis: Nick Kyrgios' scoop on NBA's biggest question

With speculation rife that Antetokounmpo will link up with Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat, Nick Kyrgios has dropped a clue into his next move.

  • by Michael Chammas
Melbourne Boomers' shooting display too good for Southside Flyers

Melbourne Boomers' shooting display too good for Southside Flyers

The Boomers trailed the Flyers by 13 points twice in the second term of the match but dragged themselves back into the contest and ran away with the game in the final quarter, winning 89 -72. 

  • by Anthony Colangelo