Monthly Archives: March 2009

New partnership in Australian basketball

In an exciting development, Wheelchair Sports Australia (WSA) and Basketball Australia (BA) will officially partner up to coordinate the 2009 Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball League (WNWBL) writes Wheelchair Sports Australia.

Castaway Mills set for Vegas return + audio

Saint Mary's chances for an at-large berth in the NCAA tournament increased dramatically Monday after Australian Olympic guard Patty Mills was cleared to play in the WCC tournament later this week in Las Vegas writes Andy Katz for ESPN.com.

NBL Grand Final an All-Victorian affair

The 2009 National Basketball League (NBL) Grand Final series will be an all-Victorian affair after the South Dragons defeated the Townsville Crocodiles to advance to the title round, where they will face cross-town rivals the Melbourne Tigers in a classic one versus two showdown.

FINAL DAYS: World Uni Games athletes wanted

Australian University Sport in conjunction with Basketball Australia is now calling for Expressions of Interest from male and female basketball athletes who would like to compete as members of the Australian Team(s) at the World University Games.

Gallery: Opals at Beijing Olympics

Check out the Opals at Beijing Olympic Games 2008 gallery.

Gallery: Boomers at Beijing Olympics

Check out the Boomers at Beijing Olympic Games 2008 gallery.

History beckons for WNBL Preliminary Final victor

Either Bulleen or Townsville can secure a maiden WNBL grand-final berth with victory in Friday's preliminary final writes Adrian Warren for AAP.