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As the Hungry Jacks NBL prepares to tip off their 2021 season in Adelaide on Friday night, the nation’s elite men’s league will feature 40 members of Basketball Australia’s Centre of Excellence (CoE) alumni or current scholarship holders.

Boomers' selection a great reward for Gibson

Adam Gibson’s NBL season may have finished on February 28 but with Australian Boomers’ selection in the offing, there was little time for the 28-year old to take his foot off the gas.

Aussie boys feature amongst the madness!

13 Aussies will feature in the next episode of ESPN’s Aussies Abroad as they delve behind the scenes into the madness of college basketball in a special airing Thursday 21 March at 9pm.

Gibson joins sports stars to say "Say Enough" to binge drinking

Boomer Adam Gibson is just one of a group of leading aussie sports stars to feature in a new video launched today for the ‘Say Enough’ to binge drinking campaign.

Back in the Day - 4.15

This is another in a regular series of articles that will take note of the historic events of the modern era of Australian basketball (1979-today).

No to second Melbourne NBL bid

The Board of Basketball Australia will not proceed with a bid for a second Melbourne NBL team.

More TV outlets boost basketball: Keneally

BA CEO Kristina Keneally has told the Australian Financialreview that crowds are up in the NBL and NBL.TV has been a success.

Brisbane Bid Launched

A new partnership has been launched in an effort to establish a Brisbane-based team in the National Basketball League in time for the 2013/2014 NBL season.

NBL on Sky in NZ for three more years

The NBL will be seen in New Zealand on Sky for three more years under a new deal announced by Basketball Australia.

NBL and WNBL public launch in Melbourne Thursday

Get to Federation Square in Melbourne this Thursday for the launch of the NBL and WNBL seasons!

NBL Releases new 2012/13 schedule

The National Basketball League has today released its revised schedule for the 2012/13 iiNet NBL Championship season, with the eight-team competition set to tip-off on October 5 with a blockbuster Grand Final rematch.

Gold Coast Blaze withdraws from the NBL

Basketball Australia today confirmed that the ownership of the Gold Coast Blaze had taken the decision to withdraw from the National Basketball League.

Gold Coast Blaze statement

Basketball Australia has issued a statement on the future of the Gold Coast Blaze.

Kristina Keneally on SEN: AUDIO

Listen to the audio of Kristina Keneally's recent interview on SEN.

NZ Breakers NBL champs again after G3 thriller

It took a final piece of CJ Bruton magic to steer the New Zealand Breakers home 79-73 over the Perth Wildcats, retaining their iiNet NBL Championship crown at Auckland’s Vector Arena.

LIVE NBL back on free-to-air TV next season

More Australians will watch iiNet NBL Championship games on free-to-air television next season as a result of a renegotiated partnership with TEN announced by the National Basketball League today.

NBL GF: NZ Breakers snatch thrilling OT win over Wilcats

The Master – veteran guard CJ Bruton – produced another piece of playoff magic, willing the New Zealand Breakers to a 104-98 overtime win over the Perth Wildcats at a sold-out Vector Arena.