Monthly Archives: May 2010

Phillin' The Lane: Bogut, Maric honoured

Basketball Australia's US correspondent Phil Moskowitz wraps another week of Aussie Boomers in action in Europe and the United States.

Roller Mizens preps for World Cup

Grant Mizens took some time out to speak about the Rollers preparations for the Paralympic World Cup and the World Championships.

Back in the Day: May 1988

This week, the BA time machine sets down in May of 1988 when Adelaide and Brisbane are leading the way from atop the NBL ladder...

Five Aussies to attend Basketball Without Borders Camp

Five Australian athletes have been selected to participate in the 2010 Basketball Without Borders Asia Camp.

Injury forces Bogut out of Boomers' World Title tilt

The Golden Star Boomers Australian men’s basketball team will be without NBA superstar Andrew Bogut at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey after the 213cm centre was forced to withdraw from the squad due to injury.

Gems prepare to shine in France

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the 12 athletes selected to represent Australia's U19 Women's team, the Gems, on a tour to France.

Aussie Hoops Workshops this week

Aussie Hoops has continued to grow across Australia over the past year. Following that growth, two Aussie Hoops Workshops will be conducted this week, to build on the successful base of the program.

Emus team selected for China tournament

Eight members of the Australian U19 Men's team that won the Albert Schweitzer Tournament in March have been named in the Emus side to contest a tournament in China next month.

Snell re-signs with Silver Stars

Jayco Opal Belinda Snell has re-signed with the San Antonio Silver Stars for the 2010 WNBA season.

Maric named amongst Euroleage's top five

Australian basketballers continue to excel on the world stage, with Golden Star Australian Boomers centre Aleks Maric named as one of the top five players in the Euroleague competition.

Bogut Named to All-NBA Third Team

Australian Golden Star Boomer Andrew Bogut has been named in the 2009-10 All-NBA Third Team, the league announced overnight.

Maric set for Final Four

Boomers big man Aleks Maric will make his debut in the EuroLeague Final Four tomorrow night for Partizan Belgrade.

Behind the scenes with Alison Lacey

Australian WNBA Rookie Alison Lacey got her first taste of a WNBA media day with the Seattle Storm and bumps into fellow Aussies Lauren Jackson and Abby Bishop..

Phillips clinches Polish title

Jayco Opal Erin Phillips has been named Most Valuable Player in the Polish League Finals after leading Lotos Gdynia to the Polish title over the weekend.

Australian players honoured at Basketball Victoria Awards

A number of Australian representatives were honoured at the 2009 Basketball Victoria Annual Awards Dinner on Thursday night.

Phillin' The Lane: NBA Season Wrap-up

Basketball Australia's US correspondent Phil Moskowitz wraps another week of Aussie Boomers in action in Europe and the United States.

U17 Women's Worlds Team announced

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the 12 athletes that will represent Australia at the 2010 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women in July.

Back in the Day: May 1987

This week, the BA time machine touches down in May of 1987...