Aussie star Taylor to return to WNBA

One of Australia's greatest basketballers, Penny Taylor, has re-signed with the Phoenix Mercury and will return to the WNBA after a one-year absence.

Delly out of NBA until after All Star game

Matthew Dellavedova won't see game time for Cleveland until after the All-Star break as he recovers from a hamstring injury.

NBA's struggling Knicks fire coach Fisher

Five-time NBA champion Derek Fisher has been sacked by the New York Knicks following a five-game losing streak.

Parker to choose Olympics over baby birth

France and San Antonio point guard Tony Parker will go to the Olympics instead of the expected birth of his second son - and has vowed to win a medal.

Clippers beat NBA shooting woes and Heat

The Los Angeles Clippers have beaten the Miami Heat 100-93 in their NBA clash despite missing 14 consecutive shots early in the game.

36ers to delay Randle fitness decision

The Adelaide 36ers will delay a decision on the fitness of Jerome Randle until just before they depart on Thursday for two season-defining away games.

WNBL's Stars shine bright after dark week

SEQ Stars have gone from being placed into liquidation into the WNBL top four after the most dramatic week of their brief WNBL history.

Breakers stay in NBL finals hunt

The NZ Breakers head into the final round of the NBL with a chance of making the top four and achieving a fifth title in six seasons.

Breakers notch crucial win over Taipans

The NZ Breakers have taken a step closer to an NBL play-off spot after beating the Taipans.

Curry sparks Warriors past Thunder in NBA

The Golden State Warriors reinforced their status as the NBA's best team with a close win over the Oklahoma Thunder.