Yearly Archives: 2015

Options for Boomers ahead of Oceania Championship

Following the heartbreaking confirmation that Dante Exum has injured his ACL, coach Andrej Lemanis says there are several options for replacing the point guard.

Watch the Boomers Homecoming press conference

Fresh from their four-game tour of Europe, the Australian men’s basketball team, the Boomers, land in Melbourne ahead of the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championships.

Boomers and Opals in their SEABL days

Look over the stats and catch the highlights from when 22 members of the Australian Boomers and Opals played at SEABL level.

WNWBL Finals this weekend

Over the course of this weekend the best of the best in Women’s wheelchair basketball will fight it out for the ultimate honour - to claim the 2015 Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball Championship.

SEABL Round 17- Men's Preview

Ballarat Miners and Nunawading Spectres go head-to-head in our game of the week, plus we preview every match.

SEABL Round 17- Women's Preview

Hobart Lady Chargers and Kilsyth Lady Cobras go head-to-head in our game of the week, plus we preview every match.

2016 Under-14's Club Championships to be hosted by Newcastle and Maitland

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce that for the first time ever, the Under-14 Club Championships will be hosted at the same event with Newcastle and Maitland taking over duties in 2016 from September 26- October 1.

Exum Injured as Boomers prevail in final warm-up game

An improved defensive effort has seen the Australian Boomers take the second of a two-game series against Slovenia 66-51 in their final warm-up game before the Oceania Championship, starting August 15.

Dante Exum injury

Dante Exum injured his left knee during the Australian Boomers’ second international friendly against Slovenia.


Booker and Penaluna headline in the 16th week of competition.


Roy Ward talks to Launceston Tornadoes coach Reece Potter and covers this week's big plays as well as the media wrap-up.

Boomers' Progression Continues in Slovenia loss

The Australian Boomers have lost the first of a two-game series against Slovenia 70-79, with their three-point shooting lacking in an otherwise competitive contest.

Buy your supporter wear for the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championships

Get in quick to secure your Supporter Wear for the upcoming FIBA Oceania Championship on August 15th, 2015.

SEABL Men- The Round 16 Report

Roy Ward talks to Daniel Sepokas of the Albury-Wodonga Bandits and covers this week's big plays as well as the media wrap-up.


The Australian Boomers lost their second match to Lithuania in the two-game series, but according to coach Andrej Lemanis, there is plenty of reason to be optimistic.

Opals Fall to Japan in final game of Oceania Championship Warm-Up Series

The Jayco Australian Opals have dropped their final clash in the three-game series against Japan in a 76-75 loss to Japan in Ballarat.

WNBA Aussie Snapshot

Half-way through the 2015 WNBA season, we check in with the Australian representatives from Phoenix Mercury, Seattle Storm and Los Angeles Sparks.

Kilsyth Go Retro for Round 16

Donning retro uniforms on Saturday night, the Kilsyth Cobras men and womens teams will hit the court against Bendigo to celebrate the history of the club.