Monthly Archives: March 2011

Marty Clarke Appointed Boomers Assistant Coach

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of current Adelaide 36ers National Basketball League head coach Marty Clarke to the role of assistant coach of the Golden Star Australian Boomers National Basketball team.

Bevilaqua signs with Silver Stars

After retiring from the WNBL recently, Australian Opals veteran player Tully Bevilaqua yesterday signed with the San Antonio Silver Stars in the WNBA, where she will play out her career.

Lauren Jackson talks candidly with Courier Mail

At a charity event in Queensland on the weekend, the QBL All-star game which served to raise money for the QLD Flood Appeal, Lauren Jackson not only made a big appearance, helping with promotion of the even, but also spoke candidly to the Courier Mail.

Mills teams up with US T-Shirt company for flood appeal

Patrick "Patty" Mills, Wears My Shirt, and UNDRCRWN have teamed up to raise $50,000 for Australian flood relief efforts.

Back in the Day: Twisting the Peace Away

This week, we’ll be visiting March of 2003.

AJ Ogilvy's Latest Blog

Welcome back to another installment of AJ’s Turkish adventures.

Basketball mourns loss of Paul Simpson

The Australian Basketball community is in mourning today, following the shock passing of esteemed basketball coach and mentor, Paul Simpson.

Emus squad chosen for upcoming Training Camp

The Australian Under 19 Emus squad has been selected for their upcoming Training Camp beginning Saturday, 5 March at the Australian Institute of Sport.

Heal steps down from Boomers assistant coaching role

Four time Olympian and former Australian Boomers captain Shane Heal has stepped down from his role as an assistant coach of the Australian Men’s Basketball team.

Snell bundles out Phillips, advances to Euroleague Final

Australian Opal’s sharp-shooter Belinda Snell has helped her team advanced to the Euroleague final with her side Perfumerias beating fellow Aussie Opal Erin Phillips and her side Wisla Can Pak 2-0 in their best of three series in the Euroleague’s Final Four.