Fico Finance Nelson Giants has beaten the Zerofees Southland Sharks for the second time in four days 82-67.
Michael Harrison had game high 23 points also grabbing 10 rebounds, while in his 300th game Phill Jones scored twenty for the home side who won the first three quarters leading by as many 25… Continue reading »
Preview Of Quarterfinal One between the Fico Finance Nelson Giants and the Zerofees Southland Sharks
This year’s playoffs marks the 18th year the Giants has made the playoffs and their seventh year in a row.
Hopefully for the Sharks they will have similar success twenty years down the track, but right now… Continue reading »
Tuesday, June 22
Fico Finance Nelson Giants 82 Zerofees Southland Sharks 67, Final
Wednesday, June 23
Harbour Heat 77 0800 Easy LPG Bay Hawks 82, Final
Friday, June 25
Exodus Saints 98 0800 Easy LPG Bay Hawks 92, Final
Waikato Pistons 74 Fico Finance Nelson Giants 62, Final Continue reading »
His decision is understandable, but Shawn Dennis’ resignation now leaves Basketball New Zealand in search of a new Tall Ferns head coach.
After just one year in the role, the Bay Hawks NBL men’s coach has stepped aside to take up an assistant’s job with the Perth Wildcats, Australian NBL champions.
“It… Continue reading »
Sam Worthington, The Dominion Post
To the victor go some pretty decent spoils in Hamilton tonight.
For starters, the regular season title is on the line, while the Wellington Saints and Waikato Pistons will also fight for the Murray McMahon Trophy, named in honour of the championship-winning Pistons coach who passed away… Continue reading »
New Zealand have drawn potentially the toughest pool and face Greece in the opening game of men’s basketball competition at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, August 15-23.
Contested in the FIBA33 format, the tournament will feature 20 teams from every corner of the globe, consisting of athletes born between January 1, 1993… Continue reading »
Geoff Longley, The Press
The Christchurch Cougars are not looking at their final regular season national league basketball match against OceanaGold Nuggets at Cowles Stadium tonight as their last at home this year.
So strongly have the Cougars finished the season, winning five of the last six games, they are confident if they… Continue reading »
With only one win after the first 13 rounds, the McDonalds Manawatu Jets win three in five days with a 102-96 win over the Taranaki Mountain Airs
The homeside held off the Airs who got to within four with under a minute to play, but two free throws by Darryl Hudson (33 points)… Continue reading »
Schedules and updated results from the final day of the NZ U17 Championships in Palmerston North and NZ U19 Championships in Wellington …
NZ U17 Championships
Monday, June 7
Tauranga City 84 (Jamahl Ellis 12) Thames Valley 54 (Keegan Aislable 24) 15/16 Place
Te Tai Tokerau 74 (Joshua… Continue reading »
Schedules and updated results from Day Three of the NZ U17 Championships in Palmerston North and NZ U19 Championships in Wellington …
NZ U17 Championships
Sunday, June 6
Harbour B 90 (Dom Kelman-Poto 19) Thames Valley 43 (Bradley Young 15) 13-16 SF2
Palmerston North 66 (Nick Fee 22)… Continue reading »