Blog Archives

Jackson, Kean honoured with awards

Lauren Jackson and Bridie Kean have been honoured at the Women’s Health magazine’s I Support Women in Sport event.

Cambage filling it up in China

Australian Opals star Liz Cambage has continued her recent dominance of the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association, dropping 39 points and grabbing 12 rebounds in Zhejiang’s 105-76 win over Liaoning on Tuesday night.

Aussies playing starring role in France

Former WNBL trio Abby Bishop, Marianna Tolo and Cayla Francis have taken French basketball by storm as they continue the fine tradition of Australian players in Europe.

Lauren Jackson to postpone WNBL return

Basketball Australiaand Basketball ACT today confirmed Opals star Lauren Jackson will indefinitely postpone her return to the Women’s National Basketball League pending further medical assessment.

Lauren Jackson Update

Basketball Australia and Basketball ACT can confirm Lauren Jackson will not play in this weekend’s Women’s National Basketball League game between the Canberra Capitals and the Sydney University Flames.

Erin Phillips wins WNBA Championship

Australian Basketball Star Erin Phillips has capped off an amazing WNBA Finals, scoring 18 points to lead her Indiana Fever to the 2012 WNBA Championship today.

Phillips on cusp of WNBA Championship

Another brilliant performance from Australian Erin Phillips has her Indiana Fever within one game of winning the WNBA Championship, following a brilliant 79-59 win in Game Three of the WNBA Finals in Indiana.

Phillips stars in WNBA Finals Game 1 win

Jayco Australian Opal Erin Phillips has moved one step closer to a WNBA Championship after her Indiana Fever took Game One on the road against the Minnesota Lynx yesterday.

Phillips heading to WNBA Finals

Jayco Australian Opals star Erin Phillips is headed to the WNBA Finals after playing a starring role in helping her Indiana Fever clinch the Eastern Conference Championship last Friday.

Lauren Jackson reaches new WNBA milestone

Lauren Jackson has reached another major milestone in her glittering WNBA career.

Jackson and O'Hea still alive in WNBA Play-Offs

WNBL fans will have to wait a little longer to see Lauren Jackson in action for the Canberra Capitals after her Seattle Storm produced an amazing double-overtime comeback win to send their series against the Minnesota Lynx into a deciding third game in the WNBA Conference Semi Finals.

Aussies in WNBA Play-Offs on ESPN

The WNBA Play-Offs begin this week with a quartet of Australian stars in action, with fans getting the chance to see their heroes in action on TV and online.

Opals Abroad: WNBA stars back in action

Jayco Australian Opals stars Lauren Jackson and Jenna O’Hea have had little time to celebrate their Bronze Medal from the 2012 London Olympic Games, return to WNBA duties as the race to the Play-Offs heats up.

Jackson visits National Centre of Indigenous Excellence

Australian Flag-bearer and Jayco Opals star Lauren Jackson and Basketball Australia Chief Executive Officer Kristina Keneally today visited the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE) in Redfern to address the next generation of Australian basketball players.

London’s Top 10 Most Memorable Moments

With the London Olympic Games over, Marc Howard gives us his countdown of the Top Ten Most Memorable Moments for Australian basketball.

[GALLERY] London: Opals vs Russia Bronze Medal Match

Relive the excitement as the Opals defeat Russia to clinch the Bronze Medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games with our special Photo Gallery.

Bronzed Aussie women amongst world’s best yet again

Australia should be incredibly proud of the Opals Bronze Medal, says BA CEO Kristina Keneally.