Basketball

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Import Kevin Dillard and Kirk Penny led the way as the Breakers kept their NBL playoff hopes alive.

Hawks coach fuming with new Breakers star Dillard: 'He was talking s*** - that guy's gotta learn some damn manners!'

Illawarra coach Rob Beveridge says he spoke to Dillard about his actions after the Hawks' loss.

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Import Kevin Dillard and Kirk Penny led the way as the Breakers kept their NBL playoff hopes alive.

Watch: Breakers sharpshooters rain threes on hapless Hawks defence to secure vital NBL win

Import Kevin Dillard and Kirk Penny led the way as the Breakers kept their NBL playoff hopes alive.

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The Cavaliers had the game in the bag early in the fourth quarter against the Phoenix Suns but that didn't stop the King from giving his all.

'Total disdain for anybody's feelings!' - LeBron James throws down monster two-hand reverse dunk

The Cavaliers had the game in the bag but that didn't stop the King from giving his all.

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Westbrook finished with 45 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in the 117-112 win.

Westbrook fails to make NBA All Stars starting line up under new voting system despite historic season

Stephen Curry beat the OKC superstar in a 'tiebreaker' to take the final West spot alongside James Harden despite averaging a triple-double this season.

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Zaza Pechulia stared down the OKC guard after the flagrant foul in last night's 121-100 win to Golden State.

Westbrook vows revenge after brutal cheap shot by Warriors' bigman: 'I'm gonna get his ass back – straight up'

Zaza Pechulia stared down the OKC guard after the flagrant foul in last night's game.

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Harden autographed the game ball used in the Rockets' 111-92 win over the Bucks before giving it to the birthday girl.

Video: NBA superstar James Harden makes diehard fan's 100th birthday something to remember

Harden signed the ball used in the Rockets' win over the Bucks and gave it to the fan.

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

Breakers brace for difficult final run to NBL playoffs

"We'll take it one game at a time but we know each game is important - we've gone into playoff mode early."

'I don't think it's a rivalry': LeBron denies Cavaliers want revenge against Warriors in NBA playoffs

This regular-season round went to the Warriors, who dominated from the start.

'We will evaluate him' - OKC star Steven Adams suffers nasty head knock

Adams took a heavy fall early in third quarter and was forced off court.

Watch: The incredible last second buzzer-beater that lifted NZ Breakers to crucial NBL win in Brisbane

Kevin Dillard scored on the buzzer to give the Breakers back-to-back wins 84-82 in Brisbane.

Breakers snap losing streak by thumping Sydney

The Breakers defeated the Kings 92-74 in a hard fought encounter at Vector Arena.

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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.

Steph Curry leads Warriors to a big second half, win over Sacramento Kings

Curry scored 30 points, with the Warriors cruising to a 117-106 victory over the Kings.

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Atlanta will be left with a few battered bodies after Adams muscled up in the paint and didn't stop for anyone.

You can vote: OKC Thunder campaigning to make Steven Adams New Zealand's first ever NBA All Star

Posters, video highlights and advertisements have all been used to promote the big Kiwi - but how do everyday New Zealand fans get in on voting for Adams?

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New American import Kevin Dillard will be playing for the Breakers tomorrow against the Adelaide 36ers.

'I play with a lot of enthusiasm' - new Breakers signing Kevin Dillard raring to go

New American import Kevin Dillard will be playing for the Breakers tomorrow against the Adelaide 36ers.

DAYTON, OH - DECEMBER 22: Kevin Dillard #1 of the Dayton Flyers shoots the ball against the Murray State Racers during the game at University of Dayton Arena on December 22, 2012 in Dayton, Ohio. The Flyers won 77-68. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Breakers let go of David Stockon, bring in fresh American import

The Breakers have made a change to their playing roster with Kevin Dillard introduced at Breakers headquarters today.

Cairns Taipans edge Breakers, move out of bottom place in NBL

The Taipans beat the Breakers 65-63 at home, after the NZ side blew a 12-point lead which they had in the third quarter.

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 11:  Enes Kanter of the Oklahoma City Thunder dribbles the ball against Dirk Nowitzki and Andrew Bogut of the Dallas Mavericks during a preseason game at American Airlines Center on October 11, 2016 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Aussie NBA star Andrew Bogut denies he wants Mavericks to trade him

Bogut has slammed an Australian media report that he wanted the Dallas Mavericks to trade him.

DAYTON, OH - DECEMBER 22: Kevin Dillard #1 of the Dayton Flyers shoots the ball against the Murray State Racers during the game at University of Dayton Arena on December 22, 2012 in Dayton, Ohio. The Flyers won 77-68. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Breakers set to announce new import - reports

The Breakers appear poised to announce the signing of another United States import to boost their patched-up roster.

Breakers guard Corey Webster to undergo surgery, out for NBL season

Webster will undergo surgery, ending any hopes of returning to play in the NBL season.

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The 29-year-old is set to play his 200th game for the Breakers against the Cairns Taipans  on Friday night.

Video: Veteran Breaker Alex Pledger reveals back stories about funny nicknames, 'Pledge-hammer' and 'Chief'

The 29-year-old is set to play his 200th game for the Breakers against the Cairns Taipans on Friday night.

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 11:  Enes Kanter of the Oklahoma City Thunder dribbles the ball against Dirk Nowitzki and Andrew Bogut of the Dallas Mavericks during a preseason game at American Airlines Center on October 11, 2016 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki praises Andrew Bogut for noble offer

Bogut suggested it might be best for the Mavericks if he began games on the bench and Nowitzki shifted from forward to centre.

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Paul Henare refused to blame injuries to four key players for his side’s poor showing against the Brisbane Bullets.

Paul Henare unfazed at Breakers' growing injury roster

"We don't dwell on injuries or unavailability, that has never been our way and it won't change."

Breakers' head coach Paul Henare in the round 10 of NBL match between NZ Breakers and Brisbane Bullets, Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand, Thursday, December 08, 2016. Copyright photo: David Rowland / www.photosport.nz

Henare proud of Breakers despite loss, admits injuries hurt team

Breakers boss Paul Henare admits a raft of injuries have left his Australian NBL side "creating something on the fly" for their finals tilt.

Watch: Steven Adams stars as Thunder zap the L.A. Clippers

The Kiwi big man was in fine form as the Thunder zapped the Clippers 114 - 88.

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Curry’s Golden State Warriors were playing the San Antonio Spurs

Basketball star Steph Curry's sneaker auction raises $62k for Oakland warehouse fire victims

The sneakers have the initials of all 36 victims of the fire on them.

Mika Vukona of the Breakers

Breakers beaten by Sydney Kings in thriller

The Kings held on for an 85-80 win at the Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney.

Junior Tall Black and SKYCITY Breakers development player Sam Waardenburg has officially committed his future to the University of Miami.

Pair of Kiwi basketball prodigies accept scholarships to US universities

Sam Waardenburg and Quinn Clinton have announced details of United States college scholarships on the same day.

Video: Adams, Westbrook on fire as OKC thrash Miami

The Thunder defeated the Heat 106-94, with the Kiwi star playing a big part.

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