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All-Star MVP Kevin Durant.

Durant claims All-Star MVP

It's the second time the 30-year-old has won the award.

Former US President Barack Obama.

Obama to assist new Basketball Africa League

The NBA and FIBA plan to launch the 12-team tournament in 2020.

Corey Webster.

Breakers struggle in season finale

Mika Vukona came back to hurt his old club as the Bullets quailed for the ANBL playoffs.

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Should we do more to keep teens playing rugby?

Basketball is now the most popular school sport for boys, says Peter Williams.

Breakers guard Corey Webster.

Record-Breakers make ANBL history

The Auckland-based basketball side was on fire in the capital against Illawarra.

Adams jostles for position with Portland's Jusuf Nurkic. during Tuesday's game (NZ time).

Watch: Adams caught dropping 'f-bomb' after referee's call

The Kiwi centre wasn't too pleased with a decision.

Tai Wesley in action against the Hawks.

Breakers snap ANBL losing streak

Shawn Long and Tai Wesley combined for 47 points in the win against the Hawks.

Finn Delany reflects on the Breakers loss.

No job safe after Breakers bow out

The Auckland-based ANBL club saw their playoff hopes dashed against Adelaide.

Tom Abercrombie.

NZ Breakers' playoff hopes end

A home defeat to the Adelaide 36ers killed the Breakers' ANBL playoff aspirations.

Kevin Braswell addresses the Breakers in a timeout.

Emotions run high in Breakers build-up

The ANBL club got a reality check before their must-win game against Adelaide.

Anthony Davis.

Lakers done with Davis trade talks

New Orleans wanted too much for their NBA All-Star centre.

Breakers coach Kevin Braswell.

Breakers must keep fighting - Braswell

The NZ Breakers hopes of qualifying for the finals hang by the thinnest of threads.

Shawn Long.

Breakers lose to Melbourne in overtime

They couldn't capitalise on another huge performance from Shawn Long.

Kevin Braswell talking to his players against Melbourne.

Braswell demands improvement from Breakers

The Breakers hopes of qualifying for the ANBL playoffs hang by a thread.

Shawn Long

Breakers dominated at Spark Arena

The home-side slumped to a 20-point loss.

 Kristaps Porzingis.

Shock Knicks trade rocks NBA

Kristaps Porzingis was traded from the Knicks to the Mavericks.

Kiwi NBA star Steven Adams.

Adams gets All-Star snub

The big Kiwi centre has missed out on selection for the NBA All-Star game.

Corey Webster celebrates

Life left in Breakers playoff hopes - it's true

The ANBL outfit could still finish tied atop the table, claims Grant Chapman.

Adams sustained the injury against the Bucks.

Injury set to sideline Steven Adams

The Kiwi centre is 'questionable' to face Orlando on Wednesday.

Adams scores over the Bucks' Brook Lopez.

Adams' 'Kiwi step' helps Thunder past Bucks

The big Kiwi had the OKC bench on their feet with one coast-to-coast bucket.