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Sengstock one of Queensland's greatest

Larry Sengstock is one of the most successful athletes to come out of Queensland and on Friday night he will be recognised in front of his Queensland peers.

Community Round: Worthington a Laker

Before he was an Olympian and way before he'd won an NBL Championship, Mark Worthington was a Laker.

Bogut back and starring for Bucks + VIDEO

Australia's Andrew Bogut returned from injury in fine form today and scored 22 points on 10-of-19 shooting in a 99-97 Milwaukee Bucks victory over the Chicago Bulls.

Andersen and Jawai set new highs + VIDEO

Australia's David Andersen played significant minutes and set new career highs in the Houston Rockets' 100-91 road victory over Oklahoma City on the Thunder's home court today.

In the Paint: Patty Mills back in town

Boomer Patty Mills is back in Australia for a short visit before returning to the Portland Trail Blazers.

Patty Mills returning to USA + VIDEO

Australian Olympian Patrick Mills is set to return to the United States this week after securing a work visa.

Feature: Patty Mills' move to the big league

Being drafted into the world's richest and best basketball league is supposed to open the door to a world of money, fame and luxury, writes Chris Dutton for The Canberra Times.

Andrew Bogut sidelined with injury

Australian Boomer Andrew Bogut's best NBA season has been put on hold because of a leg injury which will rule him out for four to six weeks, writes James Dampney for The Australian Associated Press.

Bogut's good form continues + VIDEO

Australia's Andrew Bogut carried the load as Milwaukee avoided a potentially embarrassing loss to winless New Jersey in NBA action on Thursday, writes James Dampney for The Australian Associated Press.

Sengstock welcomes Crawford Report

Basketball Australia CEO Larry Sengstock has welcomed the Crawford Report into sports funding and reform that was released today by the Federal Government, ending speculation about the content of the report and allowing for open debate on the proposed recommendations.

In the Paint: Boomer Baynes from Lithuania

Golden Star Boomer Aron Baynes speaks with Brett Phillips on In the Paint - Talking Basketball on Australia's only 24 hour sports station 7-9pm AEDT Sundays on SEN Sports Radio 1116AM in Melbourne or streaming live on

Andersen rockets to new career high + VIDEO

Australia's David Andersen registered an NBA career high 19 points on 9-from-14 shooting today as the Houston Rockets upset Kobe Bryant's Los Angeles Lakers in California, 101-91.

Bogut and the Bucks keep rolling + VIDEO

Andrew Bogut has continued his red-hot form to help the surprising Milwaukee Bucks to a third straight NBA victory on Thursday, writes James Dampney for the Australian Associated Press.

Andersen nets new career high

Australian Boomer David Andersen turned in a gritty performance for Houston in the Rockets' 121-103 loss to Dallas on Wednesday, setting eight new career highs.

Jawai enjoys career day on court + VIDEO

Australia's Nathan Jawai registered the highest score of his fledgling NBA career today when he scored a team high 16 points on 7-from-11 shooting for the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 116-93 loss to the Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden in Portland.

Bogut's big game can't stop Bulls rush + VIDEO

Australia's Andrew Bogut tallied a team high 16 points and a team high 13 rebounds to lead the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA today but it wasn’t enough to stop the Chicago Bulls from taking victory by two points, 83-81.

Baynes lifts off in Lithuania + VIDEO

Australian Boomer Aron Baynes threw down a nice one handed dunk for Lietuvos Rytas against Entente Orleaniase in the Euroleague last week (see video).

Andersen nets 11 in NBA debut

Franston product David Andersen made his Rockets debut today when Houston took on the Trailblazers at the Rose Garden in Portland.