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NBA All-Stars game 2018: Team LeBron vs Team Stephen live scores, blog

NBA All-Stars game 2018: Team LeBron vs Team Stephen live scores, blog

by , 19 Feb 2018 Video

A new version of the NBA All-Stars game will pit Team LeBron against Team Stephen, with another exhibition of offensive basketball and high scoring expected to be on display in Los Angeles. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 12pm – midday (AEDT).

Down the stretch, the Northwest division is the NBA’s most compelling storyline

Down the stretch, the Northwest division is the NBA’s most compelling storyline

by , 19 Feb 2018

The Northwest division is the perfect encapsulation of today’s NBA: intriguing, entertaining as hell, and almost certainly meaningless in the ultimate scheme of things.

Simmons, Kyrgios and Day: Australian sporting exports on the verge of boom time

Simmons, Kyrgios and Day: Australian sporting exports on the verge of boom time

by , 19 Feb 2018

Don’t look now, but this country is within touching distance of an unprecedented golden era for its overseas based male sports stars.

Top spot is no guarantee of NBL finals joy

Top spot is no guarantee of NBL finals joy

by , 19 Feb 2018

Melbourne United and the Adelaide 36ers will take home-court advantage into their respective NBL semi-final series, but both sides know this brings no guarantees.

NBA All-Star game live stream: How to watch Team LeBron vs Team Stephen online or on TV in Australia

NBA All-Star game live stream: How to watch Team LeBron vs Team Stephen online or on TV in Australia

by , 19 Feb 2018

The NBA All-Star game has been given a shake-up in 2018, but that won’t make it any less entertaining as Team LeBron goes up against Team Stephen team.

Perth Wildcats vs Cairns Taipans: NBL live scores, blog

Perth Wildcats vs Cairns Taipans: NBL live scores, blog

by , 18 Feb 2018

The Perth Wildcats will look to secure third spot on the NBL table when they host the Cairns Taipans in the final game of the season. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7pm (AEDT).

Petrie proud to leave no stone unturned in NBL career

Petrie proud to leave no stone unturned in NBL career

by , 18 Feb 2018

Twice in the past 14 months Anthony Petrie has undergone knee surgery that would have likely meant retirement for any ordinary person, but he has always fought valiantly to get every ounce out of himself and couldn’t be prouder to be finishing his NBL career on the court.

Weigh proud to end NBL career on own terms

Weigh proud to end NBL career on own terms

by , 18 Feb 2018

Having decided to end his NBL career on his own terms, Cairns Taipans forward Stephen Weigh couldn’t be happier to be playing his last game on Sunday back in Perth, where he won a championship but has also had some of his career highlights as an opponent.

From the wreckage of Derrick Rose, the Bulls are finally becoming whole again

From the wreckage of Derrick Rose, the Bulls are finally becoming whole again

by , 12 Feb 2018

If the Bulls could accelerate as quickly as their most dynamic addition, the past would be quickly forgotten.

It’s now Melbourne United’s NBL title to lose

It’s now Melbourne United’s NBL title to lose

by , 12 Feb 2018

Melbourne United has now overcome its hoodoo against the New Zealand Breakers, having already done the same against the Perth Wildcats, and they are guaranteed of the NBL regular season championship. It sure is their title to win with one round remaining.

Perth Wildcats vs Cairns Taipans: NBL live scores, blog

Perth Wildcats vs Cairns Taipans: NBL live scores, blog

by , 9 Feb 2018

The Perth Wildcats will still have their eye on a top-two finish, but things couldn’t be more important when they host the battling Cairns Taipans. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 9:30pm (AEDT).

Melbourne United vs New Zealand Breakers: NBL live scores, blog

Melbourne United vs New Zealand Breakers: NBL live scores, blog

by , 9 Feb 2018

Melbourne United will be out to lock down the NBL minor premiership in a top-of-the-table clash against the New Zealand Breakers. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:30pm (AEDT).

Ben Simmons just copped yet another All-Star snub and Twitter is furious

Ben Simmons just copped yet another All-Star snub and Twitter is furious

by , 9 Feb 2018 Video

For what seems like the dozenth time in the past few weeks (it’s actually the fifth) NBA Rookie of the Year favourite Ben Simmons has missed out on making the All-Star game.

Cleveland Cavaliers overhaul roster on manic NBA trade deadline day

Cleveland Cavaliers overhaul roster on manic NBA trade deadline day

by , 9 Feb 2018

With their NBA title hopes fading fast, the Cleveland Cavaliers completely changed their look trading six players in a stunning sequence of deals on Thursday.

Ben Simmons stars again as 76ers thump Wizards

Ben Simmons stars again as 76ers thump Wizards

by , 7 Feb 2018

Australian star Ben Simmons has scored 15 points and had a game-high eight assists in the Philadelphia 76ers’ NBA win over Washington.

Arm in arm, Blake Griffin and the Pistons march inevitably towards despair

Arm in arm, Blake Griffin and the Pistons march inevitably towards despair

by , 5 Feb 2018 Video

Blake Griffin’s first basket as a Detroit Piston was both marvellous and depressingly instructive.

NBA’s Simmons snub a blessing in disguise

NBA’s Simmons snub a blessing in disguise

by , 5 Feb 2018

Snubbed. Robbed. Overlooked. Three words you wouldn’t expect to be associated with Philadelphia 76ers number 25 in his much-hyped rookie season, but for the future of Australian basketball, Ben Simmons, that is exactly the case.

The LeBron James sweepstakes

The LeBron James sweepstakes

by , 5 Feb 2018

The recent on-court struggles of the Cavaliers and internal issues have left LeBron James’s future with the organisation unclear.

Wright calls on NBL refs to stop players getting hurt

Wright calls on NBL refs to stop players getting hurt

by , 4 Feb 2018

A brawl is always likely to attract some mainstream attention, and while it has certainly built anticipation nicely for Sunday’s rematch between the Adelaide 36ers and Perth Wildcats, Joey Wright feels it should have been prevented earlier, though he wasn’t surprised to see tempers boil over.

Will the new format actually improve the NBA All-Star game?

Will the new format actually improve the NBA All-Star game?

by , 1 Feb 2018

For the past four to five seasons, the NBA All-Star game has become a gimmick, turning into what is pretty much a layup and dunk line with three-point shooting practice and little to no defence on show.


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