Basketball* en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:00:29 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport 144 36 Alleged killer of Serbian fan arrested - media (Reuters)

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police have arrested the alleged killer of a Serbian basketball fan, stabbed to death in Istanbul last week before the start of the Euroleague match between Galatasaray an...

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:24:50 +1300
Japan banned from international basketball, face Olympic shutout (AFP)

Tokyo (AFP) - Japan have been suspended from international basketball competitions -- including the Olympics -- after failing to merge their two national leagues.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:39:15 +1300
Bogut and Warriors win again in NBA (AP)

Andrew Bogut and the Golden State Warriors have continued their brilliant start to the NBA season.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:32:12 +1300
Abercrombie injury better than expected (Newstalk ZB)

A better than first feared prognosis for injured Breakers swingman Tom Abercrombie.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:48:17 +1300
Boomers cleared of tanking by FIBA (AAP)

Australia have been cleared by basketball's governing body of tanking at the World Cup in September.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:39:02 +1300
Australia cleared of 'tanking' Angola match (AFP)

Paris (AFP) - Australia have been cleared of throwing a World Cup match against Angola, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) said Wednesday.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:33:25 +1300
Pistons withdraw from next year's NBL (Newstalk ZB)

The Waikato Pistons have withdrawn from next year's national basketball league.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:50:29 +1300
Bogut helps Golden State down Heat in NBA (AAP)

The Miami Heat were no match for the Golden State Warriors' lethal trio of Andrew Bogut, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:31:21 +1300
Gasol sparks Grizzlies to 22nd home win in a row (AFP)

Memphis (AFP) - Spain's Marc Gasol scored 30 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies over the Los Angeles Clippers 107-91 for their 22nd consecutive home-court triumph.

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 03:07:37 +1300
Knicks keep 76ers winless in NBA (AP)

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points in the New York Knicks' 91-83 NBA victory over the winless Philadelphia 76ers.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:28:12 +1300