Bogut: Our Boomers' mentality bothered me
Australian basketballer and NBA champion Andrew Bogut admits the pessimistic mindset of some of his Boomers' teammates bothered him at world events.
Baby Boomers set for Asia Cup qualifier
Next Saturday, in one of sport's more incredible COVID-19 twists, a group of mostly teenagers, will wear the Boomers jersey in an Asia Cup qualifier against New Zealand in Cairns.
Boomers in last-minute Asia Cup clash
Australian and New Zealand basketball officials are scrambling to find players to contest an Asia Cup qualifier after their clash was confirmed on Wednesday with just 10 days' notice.
Team USA men's hoops planning Vegas bubble
USA Basketball is in the planning stages of creating a pre-Olympic bubble in Las Vegas that would also include Australia and Spain, managing director Jerry Colangelo told ESPN.
Simmons in as Boomers reveal Olympics squad
Australia's vast NBA cohort headlines an extended Boomers squad for the Tokyo Olympics, with new head coach Brian Goorjian also placing an emphasis on the country's up-and-coming talent.
Boomers selection just the start for Giddey
Being named in the Boomers' 24-man Olympics squad is an 'honour', says 18-year-old Josh Giddey, but he plans to suit up in Tokyo, he tells Olgun Uluc.
U.S. men's hoops to face France first at Olympics
Team USA's pursuit of Olympic gold in men's basketball will begin against France on July 25. France knocked off the U.S. at the 2019 World Cup, ending Team USA's 58-game win streak.
Satnam Singh gets two-year doping ban from NADA
Satnam had received a provisional ban last year, but had asked for a hearing from NADA's disciplinary panel.
Nigeria coach Mike Brown is leaving no NBA stone unturned to find D'Tigers stars
Golden State Warriors associate coach Mike Brown has started his tenure as Nigeria head coach with an unbeaten run, and is aiming for world domination and an Olympic medal, because why not?
Mike Brown targeting a medal with Nigerian Olympic team
Olympic basketball coach Mike Brown wants to show that Nigeria "can compete with the best" in 2021.
Baynes eyes Tokyo Games after Raptors move
Aron Baynes has delivered some refreshing clarity to the Boomers' uncertain Olympic campaign next year, saying he'll defy the NBA's late finish and suit up if the Games go ahead in Tokyo.
'Unfinished business': Goorjian to coach Boomers
Brian Goorjian has been selected as the next head coach of the Australian Boomers, it has been confirmed.
FIBA to use bubbles for EuroBasket qualifiers
FIBA, the governing body of international basketball, said the EuroBasket qualifiers in November and February should be held in bubble sites instead of as home and away games.
Opals urge Australians to support BLM movement
The Australian women's basketball team, the Opals, are asking the nation to 'rise up' in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Roy Rana's first NBA season: Like 'getting a PhD in basketball'
Sacramento Kings' Indo-Canadian assistant coach on their playoff chances, being a 'very small part of a big wheel' and building the game in India.
Beast mode on, Jagshaanbir Singh ready to take on the world
Recently recruited on a full scholarship from Golden State Prep by Point Park University, Pittsburgh, Jagshaanbir is one step closer to his NBA dream.
FIBA sets dates for 2023 Basketball World Cup
The 2023 Basketball World Cup will be held from Aug. 25 through Sept. 10 with games to be played in Indonesia, Japan and the Philippines, FIBA announced.
Ewing says his gold medals, NCAA ring stolen
Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing says his two Olympic gold medals along with his 1984 NCAA championship ring were stolen.
Source: Nets' Dinwiddie eyes Team Nigeria spot
Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie, who was not on the list of Team USA finalists, is trying to obtain a Nigerian passport in an effort to play for the country in the 2021 Olympics, a source told ESPN.
Delayed Olympics has Bogut weighing retirement
Andrew Bogut told the Australian Broadcasting Corp. "Offsiders" program that the coronavirus pandemic has left him debating whether to retire or to play another season, including the 2021 Olympics. He said a decision could come by mid-May.
Australia orders Team USA stadium game refunds
Around AU$5 million will be refunded to spectators of last year's Boomers vs. Team USA two-game series at Marvel Stadium after the consumer watchdog found that promoter TEG Live made false claims about its seating plan.
Storm's Bird, 39, still game for Olympics in 2021
Sue Bird said she is still planning on playing in the Olympics in 2021, saying that her age isn't a factor because "we have found a way to stay on top of our game."
Colangelo, Popovich commit to Team USA for '21
WIth the Olympics moved to next year, USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo and head coach Gregg Popovich remain committed to the team into 2021.
Source: South Korean basketball cancels season
South Korea's pro basketball league will cancel its season, a source said. In a country that has been hailed for its success in containing the coronavirus, the move casts a pall due to the prospect that other leagues will have to do the same.
Japan hoops delayed again after 'chaotic' restart
The decision to continue or resume playing basketball internationally -- even without fans -- is causing concern and second-guessing in some places.
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