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Vale Roy Prosser

Basketball Australia would like to extend its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Roy Prosser.

AIS rebounds to draw with Philippines

The AIS fought back from a six-point defeat on Tuesday to draw with the Philippines national men’s team on Wednesday night, 73-73 at the AIS.

Back in the Day: March 1983

Winter Season Week One: All we need is rain...

2010 Australian Jayco Opals Squad Named

The 2010 Australian Jayco Opals squad has been announced.

NBL Grand Final Series Decider

The 2009/10 NBL season all comes down to one game between the Perth Wildcats and the Wollongong Hawks. Follow all the action live on

Back in the Day: March 1982

This week, the BA time machine touches down in March of 1982. It was a time of short shorts, big moustaches and strange goings-on at the score benches.

Basketball Australia bolsters Board

The Chairman of Basketball Australia, David Thodey, has announced the appointment of highly respected businessperson Gillian McFee to the Board of Basketball Australia.

Back in the Day: February 2005

This week, the BA time machine has landed in February of 2005...

Back in the Day: 1984

This week, the controls of the BA TARDIS (in the shape of the Dr. John Raschke Trophy) have sent us all the way back to 1984. A time of fears of Armageddon, frizzy perms and a prime minister who could cry on cue. It was also a time when the NBL could be proud of drawing a total of 500, 000 people to its games and had 17 teams, in two divisions. Those were the days, my friends...

FIBA Oceania Bulletin: December 2009

What's new from the Oceania region? Find out in the FIBA Oceania Bulletin with news from all across this corner of the basketball globe.

Companion Card launched nationally

Basketball Australia General Manager of Community Basketball Michael Haynes speaks about the Companion Card Scheme on RPH Adelaide with Peter Greco.

Companion Card Scheme launched in Melbourne

Basketball Australia is proud to announce its involvement as a national affiliate in the launch of the National Companion Card Scheme at the Players Lounge at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne today.

Vale John Brodie

Basketball Australia would like to extend its sympathies to the family of John Brodie, whose funeral was held at Lilydale Memorial Park Chapel on Wednesday.

A message from the Chief Executive

We are now well and truly into the 2009/10 seasons of the National Basketball League and Women's National Basketball League, writes BA CEO Larry Sengstock.

A message from the Chief Executive

Basketball Australia CEO Larry Sengstock wraps up the month that was...

FIBA Oceania Bulletin: October 2009

What's news around the region? FIBA Oceania President Barbara Wheadon brings us up to date...

Basketball to stay a summer sport + VIDEO

As part of the total review of the competitions across the country Basketball Australia (BA) committed to the completion of a review of the season timing of the National Basketball League (NBL) and Women's National Basketball League (WNBL) seasons.

Summer lovin' for NBL/WNBL

Basketball Australia CE) Larry Sengstock announces the decision made on timing of the Australian elite competitions.