NBL Rebound: Trimble dominates in thrilling opening round
The first round of the 2018-19 NBL season didn't disappoint, with some of the of the most exciting basketball played out in front of a record-breaking opening round attendance. Here's what we learnt from Round 1.
Unbeaten Wildcats thump Hawks
The Perth Wildcats are 2-0 to start the NBL season after beating Illawarra by 40 points.
Wildcats hammer hapless Hawks
The Wildcats remain unbeaten after thumping the Hawks in their second game of the round.
Breakers spoil United's homecoming party
NBL defending champions Melbourne United have fallen at home to the New Zealand Breakers after a dominant performance from former United star Tai Wesley.
Breakers comeback to spoil United's homecoming
Defending champions Melbourne United's homecoming didn't go to plan with New Zealand Breakers spoiling the party with an impressive comeback victory.
Crowd comes for Bogut but will return for Randle, wins
While Andrew Bogut may prove the early draw-card, Sydney Kings fans will stick around for his chemistry with import Jerome Randle - and some wins.
Andrew Bogut's first NBL game as a Sydney King ends in a 94-83 loss to Adelaide 36ers. The former NBA superstar foulled out in the final quarter but not before he'd given the 10,761 strong crowd a glimpse of the skills that took him to an NBA title with Golden State.
Andrew Bogut opens NBL career with a loss
Andrew Bogut scored six points and racked up a match-high 14 rebounds on his NBL debut, but the Sydney Kings lost 94-83 at home to nemesis Adelaide.
Cotton leads Cats to victory over Sixers
Reigning league MVP Bryce Cotton stepped up when it mattered to lead the Wildcats to victory over the Sixers in the NBL.
Wildcats edge 36ers on opening night
The Perth Wildcats have kicked off their NBL campaign in style with an impressive 99-91 win over the Adelaide 36ers.
Bullets stun Breakers in NBL opener
New signing Cam Gliddon has helped the Brisbane Bullets kick-start the NBL season with an 86-73 upset of the NZ Breakers.
Gliddon lifts Bullets over Breakers
Cameron Gliddon dropped 29 points in 32 minutes as the Brisbane Bullets made a perfect start to the 2018 season.
NBL Top 20: Who are the best players in the league?
After some internal haggling, lots of toggling back-and-forth and some blatant contradictions, we have finally settled on the Top 20 for our inaugural NBL Player Rankings.
NBL season preview: Who are the pretenders and contenders?
Will Andrew Bogut revitalise the Kings? Are the Wildcats contenders again? Can United go back-to-back? With so much change over the offseason, here's an attempt to forecast how each NBL team will fare this season.
United NBL coach signs on for three years
Dean Vickerman will coach Melbourne United in the NBL for at least the next three seasons after signing a new deal.
NBL's Perth, Adelaide push NBA rivals
The Adelaide 36ers and Perth Wildcats momentarily appeared headed for historic wins against NBA teams before the Utah Jazz and Denver Nuggets put the foot down.
Toronto Raptors crush Melbourne United
The Toronto Raptors have crushed Melbourne United after the visitors suffered a third-quarter collapse and finished 120-82 in their NBL-NBA exhibition clash.
NZ Breakers push Phoenix Suns
The New Zealand Breakers were close to upsetting the rebuilding Phoenix Suns in an exhibition game between the NBL and NBA teams.
Simmons puts on a show against Melbourne United
Melbourne had an injury scare late in the second quarter when star shooting guard Chris Goulding suffered an ankle injury.
LA Clippers hold off tough Sydney Kings
Andrew Bogut proved he could still play in the NBA and the Sydney Kings showed plenty of fight, but it was not enough to upset the Los Angeles Clippers.
The ties that bond Melbourne United, 76ers
The NBA pre-season will begin with an exhibition game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Melbourne United, two teams from opposite sides of the globe intrinsically entwined in multiple ways.
Bogut makes cameo debut for Sydney Kings
Former NBA centre Andrew Bogut has finished with four points, five rebounds and six assists in his first pre-season game for NBL side Sydney Kings.
Basketball Australia won't appeal bans
Basketball Australia won't contest FIBA penalties from the Boomers' brawl with the Philippines.
Bogut urges Kings to rough each other up
Andrew Bogut says the revamped Sydney Kings will go hard at each other in training as they work to change their culture and become title contenders.
Wildcats sign American sharpshooter in NBL
The Perth Wildcats hope the signing of Terrico White will help them become a bigger threat from long-range next season.
Bogut to face 36ers in huge opening NBL round
The NBL has released the schedule for the 2018-19 season, with an opening round it hopes will break attendance records.
How Bogut is taking care of business in Australia
The genesis of Andrew Bogut's return to play in Australia can be traced back about a dozen years, to a meeting in downtown Milwaukee when the Sydney Kings recruit met with several Brisbane Bullets heavyweights on a fans tour of the U.S.
Gaze: Australia's NBL is closing the gap to the NBA
Sydney Kings coach Andrew Gaze says three years ago you would have been fitted for a straitjacket if you thought an NBL team could beat an NBA franchise, now it's something he expects to happen.
Massive news coming out of the NBL this morning with the announcement of a huge lineup of preseason games between NBA and NBL sides in September and October this year.
NBL grants licence for expansion team
Expansion of the NBL has taken a step forward with the awarding of a team licence to Swansea City co-owner Romie Chaudhari.
Wildcats re-sign vice-captain Greg Hire
Perth Wildcats vice-captain Greg Hire says he will keep passing down strong values to his teammates after being retained on the club's roster.
McCarron signs with United for three years
Guard Mitch McCarron will join Melbourne United for three NBL seasons after the 25-year-old returns from World Cup qualifiers with the Boomers in early July.
Sydney Kings sign US import Wear
The Sydney Kings have signed American forward David Wear as an import for the next two NBL seasons.
NZ Breakers lure Webster back to NBL
Prolific scoring guard Corey Webster is returning for a third NBL stint with the New Zealand Breakers and promises no more off-court problems.
Breakers reclaim key NBL player Tai Wesley
Proven NBL forward Tai Wesley is returning from NBL champions Melbourne United to former club the New Zealand Breakers.
Sydney Kings sign forward Deng Deng
The Sydney Kings have added to their roster for the 2018-19 NBL season with the signing of forward Deng Deng.
Breakers sign Melbourne forward Majok
New Zealand Breakers coach Kevin Braswell says his signing of athletic Melbourne United forward Majok Majok underlines a desire for up-tempo basketball.
The Bogut legacy: Australian kids can now dream big
As a child, Andrew Bogut dreamt of one day playing in the NBL; he thought the NBA was way beyond his reach. Now his dreams have come full circle after committing to play out his career with the Sydney Kings.
NBL owner Larry Kestelman said Andrew Bogut is the league's biggest ever signing and is hopefully the first of many Australian NBA players returning to play in the NBL.
Kickert follows Bogut to NBL's Kings
Daniel Kickert has joined the Sydney Kings just days after the club completed the momentous NBL signing of Andrew Bogut.
Taipans add Loe to NBL playing roster
The Cairns Taipans continue to build on their playing roster, signing Robert Loe to a two-year deal from the Breakers.
Taipans add Walker as NBL rebuild begins
The Cairns Taipans' rebuild has begun with the signing of NBL journeyman Lucas Walker, while Adelaide have locked in a pair of college young guns.
Wildcats sign Boomer Nick Kay
The Wildcats have added to their big-man stocks by signing Boomers forward Nick Kay for the next three NBL seasons.
Andrew Bogut to play in NBL, signs with Sydney Kings
Veteran Boomers centre Andrew Bogut has all but ended his 13-season NBA career after sensationally signing with the Sydney Kings in Australia's NBL.
Braswell named NZ Breakers head coach
The New Zealand Breakers have unveiled former player Kevin Braswell as their new head coach in place of the departed Paul Henare.
NBL Rebound: What next for United, rivals?
Melbourne United may have only just lifted the NBL trophy, but opposition teams are already plotting their downfall, while Larry Kestelman led a much needed revitalization of the competition to brng back audiences, Steve Smith writes.
Goulding inspires United to NBL crown
A final-quarter scoring blitz by Melbourne United has delivered them the NBL championship over the Adelaide 36ers.
Melbourne United claim NBL championship
Melbourne United secure a 100-82 win over the Adelaide 36ers in Game 5 of the NBL Grand Final series to clinch the NBL title. (Video courtesy NBL)