Klay Thompson played a starring role as the Golden State Warriors staged a stellar comeback to beat the Thunder in game six at Oklahoma City.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Gunners have put themselves right in the mix to break their South-East Australian Basketball League finals drought after outlasting Dandenong 97-93 at Belconnen on Saturday night.
New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones has been confirmed dead after suffering gunshot wounds at the age of 23.
Samantha Lane Lauren Jackson's first major career move after retiring from basketball is motivated by an intent to improve the lot of women in sport.The decision of the international star and iconic Australian athlete to take key backroom posts in a Women's National Basketball League side saved from extinction is about influencing at tables of power rather than on court.
Jon Tuxworth The Women's National Basketball League and Basketball Australia is "hopeful and confident" Adelaide Lightning and Melbourne Boomers will be saved from extinction, sparing the league the embarrassment of a six-team competition.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Gunners have set their sights on winning more games against SEABL eastern conference rivals after they split their Tasmanian road double on the weekend.
Peter Mitchell Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown has compared Australian teenager Ben Simmons to NBA greats Magic Johnson and LeBron James.