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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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25632671

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25631748

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25629518

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25625250

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25626101

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25619287

The Waikato Pistons have withdrawn from next year's national basketball league.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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25619114

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25597042

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25590318

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