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Wildcats vs Hawks

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.

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United vs Breakers

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.

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Kings vs. 36ers

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.

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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.

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36ers vs. Wildcats

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.

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Breakers vs. Bullets

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.

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NBLxNBA

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.

NBL Vs. NBA

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.

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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.

Goulding 'an amazing player': Simmons

Ben Simmons says he was impressed by Melbourne United's Chris Goulding during the preseason clash at Wells Fargo Center.

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'My game was feeling good': Goulding

Melbourne United's Chris Goulding says he was proud of his efforts but disappointed to lose to the 76ers.

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NBLxNBA

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.

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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.

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NBA vs. NBL announcement

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.

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Andrew Bogut says the announcement to play seven games against NBA teams shows just how far the NBL has come in the past five years.

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Sydney Kings head coach Andrew Gaze says you would have been fitted for a straight jacket if you'd even thought about such a partnership between the NBL and NBA in the past.

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NBL owner Larry Kestelman says today's announcement is another step in growing the league globally.

Jake Michaels, ESPN Assistant Editor112d ago

ANDREW BOGUT SIGNING

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.

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Cairns Taipans

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.

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GRAND FINAL SERIES

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)

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