The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Basketball Australia (BA) today announced their plan to launch NBA Global Academy, the NBA’s elite training centre at BA’s Centre of Excellence at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra.
The largest event on the Australian Junior Championship calendar has gotten even bigger in 2016 with a record 154 teams set to compete when the 2016 Australian Helloworld Schools Championships (ASC's) are held in Melbourne from December 4-9.
In Ron Harvey, basketball was fortunate to find a man whose commitment to the sport would be hard to match over 50 years as a player, coach and administrator at the highest level.
The Australian Under-23 Spinners have been named ahead of the Kitakyushu Champions Cup for wheelchair basketball which will be held in Japan from November 18-20.
Basketball Australia is pleased to announce that the 2017 Australian Helloworld Under-14 Club Championships will be hosted by Dandenong Basketball from October 2-7 in 2017 at the Dandenong Basketball Stadium.
A seven-time Paralympian, five times within the sport of basketball, Liesl Tesch is a natural athlete whose service to the game helped put Australian women’s wheelchair basketball on the national stage.
With just over a month to go until the start of the 2016 Helloworld Australian School Championships, the 16 teams for the Championship Division across the men’s and women’s competition have been finalised.
Focus on Patrick Hunt who will be the only coach inducted into the 2016 class when the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame is held on November 25.
Two Centre of Excellence athletes in Angus Glover and Matt Kenyon continue to develop their game in the NBL and will suit up again this weekend for the Illawarra Hawks and Brisbane Bullets respectively.
In the lead up to the 1996 Atlanta Paralympics, few believed Australia’s men’s wheelchair basketball team would be serious contenders, not least of which the players themselves.
Basketball Managers Incorporated (BMI) in conjunction with Basketball Victoria are pleased to announce the 2017 Basketball Managers Incorporated National Convention and Trade Show, to be held at the State Basketball Centre (Wantirna South, Victoria) between Thursday 9 March and Saturday 11 March 2017.
Australia have defeated Macau and the number two ranked team in the world, Hungary, on the second night of the pool stage but head-to-head results have seen them fall narrowly short of the Quarter-Finals.
Time is running out to register for this year's Helloworld Australian School Championship (ASC) with registrations set to close on Monday, October 24.