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Leonard led the Raptors charge.

Raptors prevail in double-OT thriller against Bucks

Toronto are on the board in the NBA's Eastern Conference Finals series.

Braydon Ennor.

Crusaders end tough stretch unbeaten

The Super Rugby champions faced four South African sides in four weeks.

Giannis Antetekounmpo.

Bucks run wild against Raptors

The Milwaukee side cruised to take a 2-0 lead in the NBA conference finals.

Warriors guard Steph Curry.

Warriors fight back to extinguish Blazers

Golden State overcame a 17-point deficit to clinch game two of the Western Conference Finals.

Bucks centre Brook Lopez.

Lopez leads Bucks past Raptors

The centre was behind a late push as the hosts clinched the Eastern Conference Finals opener.

Curry vs Curry.

Sizzling Curry leads Warriors to victory over Blazers

His nine three-pointers helped his team draw first blood in the NBA's Western Conference Finals.


'No one is safe' - pressure goes on NBL clubs

With expansion looming, the basketball GM has put franchises on notice.

Duke's Zion Williamson is the most anticipated prospect since LeBron James.

Basketball's future rests on NBA draft lottery

Zion Williamson is set to change the course of the league, writes George Berry.

Kawhi Leonard shoots up a prayer.

Watch: Leonard's insane gamewinner boosts Raptors

The NBA superstar's shot bounced four times, before trickling through the net.

Steph Curry caught fire late.

Clutch Curry sends Rockets packing

The Warriors superstar took over late to lift his side back to the NBA's Western Conference Finals.


Tall Blacks 'big' returns to Breakers

Rob Loe has signed a one-year deal with the Kiwi ANBL franchise.

Tall Ferns guard Micaela Cocks

Short-handed Tall Ferns qualify for 3X3 World Cup

The exhausted NZ women played without substitute in the key games.

The Tall Blacks will play a NBA stacked Canadian side in August.

Tall Blacks will be well prepared for World Cup

New Zealand will play NBA-quality opposition on the way to China.

Steven Adams wrestles Ene Kanter in the NBA playoffs.

Adams safe at OKC, but must improve - GM

Thunder boss Sam Presti values the Kiwi, but wants him to develop his offensive arsenal.

Long and Wesley.

Breakers concede 'big losses' of key imports

But they insist they tried hard to keep their stars at the Auckland ANBL club.

The Tasmania-based Southern Huskies are amid their inaugural NBL season.

NBL set for further trans-Tasman expansion

GM Justin Nelson confirmed two more Aussie teams are keen to join the league.


Breakers star Long confirms departure

The ANBL MVP candidate has announced he's parting ways with the NZ franchise.

Kevin Durant.

Durant clinic eliminates Clippers

The 30-year-old scored 50 points in the NBA playoffs


US scouts eye top NZ basketball talent

Some of the country's best young female ballers are on display in Auckland.

John Havlicek.

NBA mourns death of a legend

John 'Hondo' Havlicek won eight championships with the Boston Celtics.