Phoenix blow out the Bullets
The science behind the Phoenix's amazing early chemistry
The South East Melbourne Phoenix remain undefeated in their NBL history after blowing away the Brisbane Bullets on Sunday evening, showcasing a sparkling chemistry which is unusual in startup franchises.
Phoenix thump Bullets, continue dream start
South East Melbourne have launched a three-point barrage at home to defeat Brisbane by 20 points, improving to 2-0 in their debut NBL season.
Sydney Kings sail past the 36ers
Kings thrash 36ers by 22 points in NBL
Sydney have spread the load in a crushing 102-80 NBL win over Adelaide at Qudos Bank Arena in the Kings' season opener.
Kevin Martin and how the NBA is invading the NBL
Former NBA sharp-shooter Kevin Martin heads a consortium that now owns a 37.5 percent stake of the Brisbane Bullets. He speaks to ESPN about why it was an easy decision to invest in the "second best basketball league in the world."
Kevin Martin: From NBA star to NBL owner
NBL Power Rankings: The top 20 players after Round 1
Starting 5: How can the NBL top THAT opening round?
After a record-breaking Round 1, there's really only one question to ask: how will the league top THAT? Here are five things to look out for in Round 2.
LaMelo Ball lives up to the hype, and then some, in NBL debut
In his first professional match in Australia, NBL Next Star LaMelo Ball met all expectations and showed flashes that will excite local fans and NBA scouts alike.
Hawks lose on LaMelo's debut
LaMelo shines but Bullets down Hawks
The Brisbane Bullets have opened their NBL season with a nine-point win over the Illawarra Hawks.
White three-pointer sees Wildcats home
Perth's White breaks United's heart in NBL
Terrico White, the hero in the Wildcat's NBL championship win, has dropped a three-pointer late to pip Melbourne United 94-93 in Perth.
White three-pointer sees Wildcats home
Kings surge to beat Cairns in NBL thriller
A Casper Ware-led Sydney Kings produced a decisive final quarter to overrun the Taipans in their NBL opener in Cairns.
Rising Phoenix put the NBL on notice in debut game
It took South East Melbourne Phoenix just one game to upset cross-town rival Melbourne United as support for the new NBL franchise continues to grow, writes Jake Michaels.
NBL Starting 5: The biggest talking points of opening week
Opening Day for National Basketball League means that everything is reset to zero; wins, losses, recriminations... The only thing that's not at a low ebb? Expectations, writes Steve Smith.
The top 20 players of NBL20: 10-1
From league veterans to newcomers, Warren Yiu has ranked the top end talent taking part in NBL20. Here is part two of the his NBL top 20 players.
Pierce: More young Americans should play in the NBL
NBA legend Paul Pierce hopes to see far more young Americans skipping college in order to play basketball in Australia and New Zealand, saying players have every right to earn money straight out of high school.
NBL20 season preview: Teams 4-1
The NBL season is almost upon us, and Warren Yiu is here to preview each team and project their seasons ahead. Here are the teams ranked 4 to 1.
NBL20 Season Preview: Teams 9 to 5
The NBL season is almost upon us, and Warren Yiu is here to preview each team and project their seasons ahead. Here are the teams ranked 9 to 5.
Brisbane Bullets bought by former NBA player
Former NBA player Kevin Martin has acquired an ownership stake in the Brisbane Bullets, the NBL team has announced.
Creek to fire for Phoenix despite NBA unknown
Boomers forward Mitch Creek is excited to lead NBL newcomers South East Melbourne Phoenix, but is still open to playing in the NBA should a deal arise.
Wildcats ace drops weight for longevity
Perth Wildcats skipper Damian Martin says he has lost weight and done extra leg work in a bid to stay fit for the looming NBL season.
Boomers: in their own words
Kings overcome Breakers
Larry Kestelman: The man who saved Australian basketball
Earlier this decade, the NBL and basketball in Australia was on life support, but one passionate man with a vision has managed to turn things around and make the sport relevant once again Down Under.
The man who saved Australian basketball
How the past is driving the Boomers' golden generation forward
LaMelo Ball has first run with Hawks
LaMelo Ball happy with NBL fit at Hawks
LaMelo Ball has taken confidence from Terrance Ferguson's journey from the NBL to the NBA as he prepares for his professional debut with Illawarra.
Melbourne's growing NBA love affair
In a city where Aussie Rules football has always reigned supreme, a proud American sporting culture has somehow managed to entrench itself and is showing no sign of disappearing any time soon.
Australia's basketball heartland
The Hawks are having a Ball
Five reasons to get excited about the 2019-20 NBL season
Emerging superstars, a hectic player movement period and much, much more. Here are the five biggest reasons to get excited for the 2019-20 NBL season, writes Warren Yiu.
NBL lands on ESPN: the home of basketball
ESPN to televise 59 prime time NBL games
ESPN will televise 59 prime time NBL games under a two-year agreement that sees Australia's premier basketball competition align with the sport's broadcast home Down Under.
Creek joins Phoenix but NBA lure still strong
Boomers forward Mitch Creek will take up his contract with new NBL club South East Melbourne Phoenix, deciding to put his NBA dreams on hold.
Melbourne 'Throwdown' to open NBL season
The NBL has set itself for a blockbuster start to season 2019/20 in scheduling a new era of the Melbourne derby for opening night.
Three NBL teams locked in for NBA clashes
For the third consecutive year, several NBL teams will travel to the U.S. to take on NBA teams during the American league's preseason in October.