A fourth-quarter rally wasn't enough, as they fell to their fifth straight ANBL loss.
Tai Wesley abused an official during a recent ANBL loss to Perth Wildcats.
The Tasmanian side will bring a trans-Tasman edge to the NZ basketball competition.
The big Kiwi centre proved his NBA All-Star credentials against the Detroit Pistons.
They're one of 32 sides that will compete in next year's tournament in China.
Beating Syria would secure a spot at next year's basketball tournament.
Kevin Braswell has been stung for his outburst after the loss to Perth.
The New Zealand franchise led by as much as 16-points against the Wildcats.
Poor discipline cost the home side dearly in a 98-93 loss in Auckland.
Oklahoma City should give thanks for their Kiwi centre, insists George Berry.
The basketball forward will miss games for the NZ Breakers and Tall Blacks.
OKC inflicted a fourth straight NBA loss on champions Golden State.
The Super Rugby side were the only NZ team in the top 25.
The Breakers coach said his point had been acknowledged by the ANBL.