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The Nelson Giants have moved swiftly to replace axed Joe Slocum with an Australian NBL player after cutting the lacklustre American point guard after just three…
03.28 / 12:26
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Isaiah Simpson, the biggest little Steph Curry fan in the world, got a gift from his mother in the form of $US600 tickets to see the Golden State Warriors play the Atlanta…
03.28 / 12:26
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Sometimes when the players speak, their coach listens. That was certainly the case at the Breakers with the re-signing of versatile Kiwi big man Rob…
03.28 / 12:26
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According to Steven Adams and Enes Kanter, there is only one person manlier than "the man" Tom Selleck, and they believe he should be the next NBA…
03.28 / 12:26
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The Nelson Giants can't afford to cough up 114 points if they plan on breaking their current National Basketball League…
03.28 / 12:26
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) " The Cavaliers acknowledged having heavy legs, yet there is something far weightier on the minds of the defending NBA champions.Cleveland is in the midst of one of its worst stretches this season and there is…
03.28 / 12:09
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) " Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points to help the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the ailing Cleveland Cavaliers 103-74 on Monday night in a showdown that turned into a major letdown for the defending NBA…
03.28 / 12:09
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) " Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points to help the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the ailing Cleveland Cavaliers 103-74 on Monday night in a showdown that turned into a major letdown for the defending NBA…
03.28 / 12:09
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LOS ANGELES (AP) " A battle over control of the Los Angeles Lakers is over after an agreement was reached to have Jeanie Buss serve as controlling owner of the storied NBA franchise for the rest of her life, making permanent the…
03.28 / 12:09
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On this week's Double Dribble podcast hosts Brenton Vannisselroy and Niall Anderson look at the latest news out of the NZ NBL including the Nelson Giants swapping an important. The boys also look at Rob Loe signing with the…
03.28 / 12:09
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The Wellington Saints and Supercity Rangers remain unbeaten after both sides claimed thrilling last-gasp victories in the NBL tonight.The Saints moved to 3-0 with an 88-86 victory over the Southland Sharks, while the Rangers…
03.24 / 08:54
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MIAMI (AP) " They have won 24 times in their last 31 games. They put together the NBA's longest winning streak this season, a 13-game run that was beyond surprising. They are on the cusp of doing something never accomplished in…
03.24 / 08:14
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When a basketball match begins with two massive defensive plays, it's a safe indicator defence is going to play a big part in the…
03.24 / 08:07
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MIAMI (AP) " Down by 15 early, the Toronto Raptors had no reason to panic.Trouble brings out their best.DeMar DeRozan scored 40 points " doing that back-to-back for the first time in his career " and the Raptors clamped down…
03.24 / 06:34
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MIAMI (AP) " DeMar DeRozan scored 40 points, marking the first time he's had that many in consecutive games as the Toronto Raptors pulled off their 19th double-digit comeback of the season to beat the Miami Heat 101-84 in the…
03.24 / 05:38
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The Nelson Giants have opted for the mirror over the…
03.24 / 03:57
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MIAMI (AP) " DeMar DeRozan scored 40 points, marking the first time he's had that many in consecutive games, and the Toronto Raptors pulled off their 19th double-digit comeback of the season to beat the Miami Heat 101-84 on…
03.24 / 02:43
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Canterbury Rams coach Mark Dickel has thrown his support behind struggling English import Will Neighbour and isn't considering making a roster c…
03.24 / 00:35
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