Basketball* en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:13:04 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport 144 36 Cambage ruled out of World Championships (AAP) The Australian women's basketball team have suffered a massive blow with star Liz Cambage ruled out of the World Championships with injury. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:16:04 +1200 Breakers blitzed by Crocodiles in Brisbane (NZ Newswire) The NZ Breakers have suffered a humbling 27-point loss to the Townsville Crocodiles at a NBL pre-season tournament. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:06:11 +1200 US women beat Australia 72-66 in Paris (AAP) Liz Cambage injured as Australia's Opals lose 72-66 to the US in a warm-up for the women's basketball World Championship in Paris. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:36:01 +1200 Breakers open Blitz with win (Fuseworks) The SKYCITY Breakers got their Blitz underway with a comfortable win over Adelaide in Brisbane last night, easing down in the final quarter to a 96-84 win after at one point jumping out to a lead of over 20. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 19:14:52 +1200 Breakers beat Adelaide in Blitz opener (NZ Newswire) The NZ Breakers have beaten Adelaide 96-84 in a pre-season game which marked the return of US point guard Cedric Jackson. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:06:12 +1200 Jackson says Breakers meshing well (NZ Newswire) Star point guard Cedric Jackson, back again with the New Zealand Breakers, says team chemistry will be the focus at the pre-season ANBL Blitz tournament. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:02:01 +1200 Breakers target better defence (NZ Newswire) The Breakers will test out their new defensive strategies during the Australian NBL's pre-season Blitz tournament in Brisbane. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:59:27 +1200 ANBL: Questions arise over Wesley's availability (Newstalk ZB) An unwanted distraction for the Breakers ahead of the Australian National Basketball League season. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:24:56 +1200 Boomer Ingles links with NBA's Clippers (AAP) Forward Joe Ingles will becomes the eighth Australian in the NBA this season. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:12:12 +1200 Spain coach Orenga steps down after World Cup flop (Reuters) MADRID (Reuters) - Juan Antonio Orenga has stepped down as Spain's basketball coach following last week's surprise loss to France in the quarter-finals of the World Cup, the national federation (FEB) ... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:18:30 +1200