• Tall Stories latest features great numbers by Tall Ferns

    Tall Stories latest features great numbers by Tall Ferns

    We start this week’s edition of Tall Stories with good news for Tall Blacks coach Paul Henare, with Tall Blacks trialist Everard Bartlett appearing to have found his scoring touch at the right time. He followed up his 16 points effort last week with a game high 22 points on Saturday as the...
  • Tall Ferns vs. Opals General Sales on now!

    Tall Ferns vs. Opals General Sales on now!

    The Tall Ferns vs. Opals tickets for Monday 17 August at ASB Arena in Tauranga are on sale now to the general public. Curtain raiser games will include the NZU17 Women playing for a...

  • Tall Blacks and Tall Ferns supporters packages on sale now

    Tall Blacks and Tall Ferns supporters packages on sale now

    Fuzion Travel who were our official supporters tour group last year for the FIBA World Cup are putting together a supporters tour group for the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championship series. If you’re interested in packages to cheer on our Tall Blacks and Tall Ferns in Australia and here...

  • Presales for Tall Blacks and Boomers game go live on Friday 12 June

    Presales for Tall Blacks and Boomers game go live on Friday 12 June

    Presales for the Tall Blacks vs. Boomers game in Wellington on 18 August which was scheduled  for Monday 8 June has been pushed back and will be live on Friday 12 June
  • Tall Stories issue 5

    Tall Stories issue 5

    Catch up on the latest news from our overseas based players, on a day when the NZ U18 Men's team won the FIBA World 3x3 Championships - plus news of a Tall Fern heading to Europe and a Tall Black with NBA dreams.

  • Tall Ferns trialists named for Oceania Series

    Tall Ferns trialists named for Oceania Series

    Tall Ferns Coach Kennedy Kereama has named an extended squad to trial for places in the roster to compete in the FIBA Oceania Championship Series against Australia in August, with the winner earning a place at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

  • Women's Championship decided in Porirua this weekend

    Women's Championship decided in Porirua this weekend

    12 teams head to Porirua this weekend (June 4-6), all with a chance of getting their hands on a piece of silverware as the Women’s Basketball Championships (WBC) comes to a conclusion for 2015.

  • Ticket sales for 2015 FIBA Oceania Championship for Women

    Ticket sales for 2015 FIBA Oceania Championship for Women

    Basketball New Zealand is excited to announce ticket sale dates for the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championship for Women. The public are urged...

  • Tall Stories Abroad

    Tall Stories Abroad

    Issue 3, May 26 2015

    Each week with help from Basketball Stats Man Mike Lacey, we take a look at some of our Kiwi players overseas, here...

  • Tall Stories Abroad

    Tall Stories Abroad

    Issue 2, May 19 2015

    Each week with help from Basketball Stats Man Mike Lacey, we take a look at some of our Kiwi players overseas, here is the latest of our Tall Stories Abroad…

  • Tall Stories Abroad

    Tall Stories Abroad

    Each week with help from Basketball Stats Man Mike Lacey, we take a look at some of our Kiwi players overseas, here is the first of our Tall Stories Abroad…

  • Basketball Coaches Finalise Support Staff

    Basketball Coaches Finalise Support Staff

    Following on from the recent appointment of Head Coaches Kennedy Kereama and Paul Henare to the Tall Ferns and Tall Blacks respectively, both coaches have finalized their support staff ahead of their 2015 international campaigns that will include the Oceania Qualification Series...

  • Tall Ferns Well Beaten

    Tall Ferns Well Beaten

    A day after pushing the USA hard in the Four Nation Tournament in China, the young Tall Ferns side struggled to contain the home side, losing to China 91-40.

  • Tall Ferns downed by USA

    Tall Ferns downed by USA

    The Tall Ferns have been beaten by the powerful USA team in the first game at the Four Nations Tournament in China, going down 76-44 to a star studded American lineup.

  • Tall Ferns name Captain as they depart for China

    Tall Ferns name Captain as they depart for China

    The Tall Ferns leave for the Four Nation Tournament in China tonight and for many players a debut for the senior national team as a new-look team earns their stripes against quality international opposition.

    Head Coach Kennedy Kereama has been working the roster through their paces for...