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Philadelphia 76er Shawn Long.

Breakers sign former NBA big man Shawn Long with final import slot

Long has been most prominent as a scorer in the NBA reserve leagues in recent years.

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Just four players have returned to the Kiwi club from last year.

New-look Breakers aiming to retain same culture with new NBL season looming

Just four players have returned to the Kiwi club from last year.

Tom Abercrombie.
Sky City Breakers v Cairns Taipans. ANBL Basketball League. Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand. Sunday 8 October 2017. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

Breakers to face NBA side Phoenix Suns in cross-league pre-season clash

The Kiwi side are one of four NBL teams to face off with NBA sides ahead of the 2018/19 season.

Rob Loe

Cairns Taipans confirm signing of Rob Loe from Breakers

Loe follows Mika Vukona out the exit door ahead of the new NBL season.

Mika Vukona of the Breakers puts pressure on Jarrad Weeks of the Hawks. 2015/16 ANBL, SkyCity Breakers vs Illawarra Hawks, Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand. Sunday 20 December 2015. Photo: Anthony Au-Yeung / www.photosport.nz

Breakers announce signing, Sydney recruit ex NBA star Andrew Bogut

Kings' signing hailed as the biggest in the history of the NBL.

Mika Vukona of the Breakers

Veteran Mika Vukona to leave Breakers for Brisbane Bullets - report

Speculation suggests that veteran will leave Auckland to reunite with former coach Andrej Lemanis.

Kevin Braswell

'It just feels right' - Breakers appoint former player Kevin Braswell as new coach

The club's former point guard will replace Paul Henare at the helm of the Auckland NBL side.

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The NZ team have already secured a play-off spot in the NBL.

Breakers look to get on top over NBL ladder leaders Melbourne United

The NZ team have already secured a play-off spot in the NBL.

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Former NBA star Rakeem Christmas is the club's third and final import this season.

His last name's Christmas, but he won't wear the number 25 shirt – meet the Breakers' new signing

Former NBA star Rakeem Christmas is the club's third and final import this season.

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Mika Vukona says the team are itching to kick things off against Cairns in Auckland tomorrow.

'We've done all the hard yards' – Breakers ready for NBL opener after gruelling pre season

Mika Vukona says the team are itching to kick things off against Cairns in Auckland tomorrow.

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Coach Paul Henare says Sosa has the skills as both a scorer and a playmaker.

'He's going to be our general, our leader' - Breakers praise newly-signed point guard Edgar Sosa

Coach Paul Henare says Sosa has the skills as both a scorer and a playmaker.

Webster appeared at the North Shore District Court this morning on an assault charge which occurred late last month in an Auckland bar.

Former New Zealand Breakers star Corey Webster cleared of punching man in bar fight

There wasn't enough reliable evidence it was Webster who punched the victim.

Breakers Tom Abercrombie headed to Turkish league during NBL off-season

Abercrombie's short-term deal with Demir Insaat Buyukcekmece doesn't affect his ability to play for the Breakers.

Breakers' Akil Mitchell having problems with eye that popped out in sickening accident, returns to USA

Mitchell will seek specialist treatment for the sickening eye injury suffered against Cairns.

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He said he started joking around while he was on the floor. Mitchell's eye was out of his head, and it was a weird feeling.

'I felt the finger go in the eye... I felt my eye out of the socket' - Breakers star Akil Mitchell fronts over horrific eye injury

He said he started joking around while he was on the floor. Mitchell's eye was out of his head, and it was a weird feeling.

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Mitchell collapsed against Cairns Taipans in an incident that's been reported round the world.

'I touched it and I immediately wanted to put it back in' - Breakers star Akil Mitchell on what happened when his eyeball popped out

Mitchell collapsed against Cairns Taipans in an incident that's been reported round the world.

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After three straight losses, Paul Henare spoke about what it will take for the Breakers to make the NBL finals.

'If we win every game, we'll be in' – Breakers coach coy about play-off chances

After three straight losses, Paul Henare knows what it will take for the Breakers to make the NBL finals.

Paul Carter of Alba Berlin

Breakers confirm signing of US swingman for rest of season

American import Paul Carter has been signed to cover injuries to Corey Webster and Tom Abercrombie.

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The NZ Breakers star says his hand got caught on a singlet while playing which led to it bending the wrong way.

'It couldn't have come at a worse time' – Tom Abercrombie frustrated with 'freak' hand fracture

The NZ Breakers star says his hand got caught on a singlet while playing.

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At the crease or the free throw line the players were just as competitive regardless.

Watch: 'He was safe!' Breakers trade baskets for wickets in fun game of indoor cricket at training

At the crease or the free throw line the players were just as competitive regardless.

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The troubled guard did inform the club of his arrest but chief executive Dillon Boucher says his communication was “inadequate”.

Police not ruling out 'further charges' against Breakers' star Corey Webster

Webster is facing a charge of assault following reports of a fight at a Takapuna bar.

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Dillon Boucher says the troubled NLB star isn’t being suspended for the charges currently against him.

'Corey has let himself and the club down' - Breakers suspend Webster not over alleged assault, but 'breaching club values'

Breakers GM Dillon Boucher says Webster failed to communicate with the club about the incident.

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David Stockton is excited to finally play after watching the side’s dramatic overtime win in Perth on Sunday.

Breakers import adjusting to NZ timezone, ready for action

David Stockton is excited to finally play tonight after watching Sunday’s dramatic overtime win on .

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The Breakers have signed the son of NBA legend John Stockton as a replacement for point guard Ben Woodside.

Breakers confirm signing of Hall of Famer's son, former NBA player David Stockton

A Breakers spokesperson told 1 NEWS Stockton would arrive this weekend.

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