The NBA is expected to approve a restart of the season in Orlando with Ben Simmons' 76ers, Joe Ingles' Jazz and Patty Mills' Spurs among the 22 teams involved.
Peter Mitchell, AAP US Correspondent
Retired Opals great Lauren Jackson, now leading Australia's women's program, says the country can become the "world's best women's basketball nation" by 2022.
The Perth Wildcats have just four spots remaining on their roster for 2020-21 following news centre Majok Majok will remain with the club.
Over seven years since leaving Perth, Jonah Antonio’s US basketball journey has been a grind but a testament to the players resilience.
The NBA is expected to vote on a proposal to resume the interrupted season with just the top 22 teams.
Western Australia has enjoyed a surge in basketball talent recently with many players at the start or on the cusp of professional careers on home soil and across the globe.
From starring in Geraldton’s first SBL championship in 19 years last August to his first college season at Saint Mary’s, Alex Ducas’ year has been a basketball whirlwind.
The Cairns Taipans have denied reports NBL star guard Scott Machado has inked a new two-year deal, saying the parties are still in negotiations.
A push to bring back the “West Aussie Wave” takes Perth Wildcats captain Damian Martin back to fond memories of his time growing up in country NSW.
The protests over the police killing of George Floyd has made the basketball legend take the unusual step of commenting on politics
The Wildcats haven’t given up on Nick Kay returning to Perth for the 2020/2021 NBL season but Bryce Cotton’s extended stay in Australia could provide more roster flexibility.
The next NBL season is likely to start at least one month later than normal to stop clashing with Australia’s football finals and maximise the potential of crowds being able to attend.
The NBL's season tip-off could be delayed by at least a month after owner Larry Kestelman indicated a desire to avoid an overlap with the football codes.
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The Perth Wildcats may be celebrating news star Bryce Cotton has signed on for three more years, but the man himself says his bags remain packed if the NBA comes calling.
Basketball Australia’s head of women in basketball, Lauren Jackson, says the COVID-19 crisis is a “blessing in disguise” as WNBL announce key dates for 2020/21 season.
The WNBL will start six weeks later than last season with Opals great Lauren Jackson trying to persuade Liz Cambage to return to the competition.
Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson could barely hide his excitement with the news Bryce Cotton had returned to the club and signed a three-year deal.
Two-time NBL MVP Bryce Cotton has re-signed with the Perth Wildcats for the next three seasons, the club confirmed on Tuesday morning.
The two-time NBL MVP will return to the Perth Wildcats for the next NBL season after exploring options with international clubs.
WA’s Keanu Pinder has spent the last two seasons playing pro hoops in Europe but is back home and keeping an eye on NBL.
Joe Ingles says when the NBA and Utah Jazz declare it is safe to return to the court he will be ready to play.
Not long after Tiana Mangakahia had been included in the Opals training squad she felt a lump on her left breast.
Wheelchair basketball was the first WA sport to return to training three weeks ago and has rebooted Sarah Vinci’s hopes of securing a place in Tokyo next year.
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