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Manning River Times
Clinic improves skillsthe game. Cal Bruton came to Australia in 1979 as an American import for the B
Clinic improves skills
Manning River Times / Posted 52 minutes ago
the game. Cal Bruton came to Australia in 1979 as an American import for the Brisbane Bullets in the inaugural year of the National Basketball League and changed the face of the game at the highest level as both a player and coach. He is now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Teams Depart for Fiba Zone V Club ChampionshipsNational Basketball League sides Patriots, Espoir and Ubumwe leave the country
Local Teams Depart for Fiba Zone V Club Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
National Basketball League sides Patriots, Espoir and Ubumwe leave the country today by road to Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania ahead of this year's FIBA-Africa Zone V Club Championships, scheduled for October 1-7. Espoir, the 2014/15 league champions, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cost Forced UCU to Take the Road for Zone Vjust one of the examinations they have passed - staying competitive for over a
Cost Forced UCU to Take the Road for Zone V
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
just one of the examinations they have passed - staying competitive for over a decade with Lady Canons winning four National Basketball League titles. The boys got to their first final last year after five semifinal failures which enabled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zone V Basketball Tournament Set to Steal Shine From KIU's Top Seed PursuitKampala — We are firmly into the dying ebbs of the National Basketball League w
Zone V Basketball Tournament Set to Steal Shine From KIU's Top Seed Pursuit
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — We are firmly into the dying ebbs of the National Basketball League with most teams left with two gams or less. In fact, three-time defending champions City Oilers have only 40 minutes to go. So for KIU Titans to have four games to go -... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abusecouncil Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and particip
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abuse
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
council Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and participated in a Habitat for Humanity build. The National Basketball League of Canada team made appearances at more than 25 community events, from the Big Brothers Big... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abusecouncil Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and particip
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abuse
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
council Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and participated in a Habitat for Humanity build. The National Basketball League of Canada team made appearances at more than 25 community events, from the Big Brothers Big... Read more
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Welland Tribune
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abusecouncil Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and particip
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Zero tolerance for animal abuse
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
council Monday the team went into schools to promote active living and participated in a Habitat for Humanity build. The National Basketball League of Canada team made appearances at more than 25 community events, from the Big Brothers Big... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Do More to Support and Promote Women's Sportsis so slim mostly male basketball team is... covered. For example this year we
Let's Do More to Support and Promote Women's Sports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is so slim mostly male basketball team is... covered. For example this year we Don Bosco Lioness were the champions for National Basketball League but BBC covered the men's team only... Women basketball always seems like a secondary team in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Must Stop Posturing Around Uganda Cranesmay help the process but their contribution can't be an end in itself. It start
We Must Stop Posturing Around Uganda Cranes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
may help the process but their contribution can't be an end in itself. It starts with you and me. ***************** So Oilers are human after all. The National Basketball League three-time champions have now lost to KIU, Power and Pemba War... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oilers, KCCA Sign Off for Zone V With Victoriesis after the three time champions picked up their second straight win, an easy
Oilers, KCCA Sign Off for Zone V With Victories
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is after the three time champions picked up their second straight win, an easy 70-44 victory over Our Saviour in the National Basketball League at YMCA on Sunday evening. Jimmy Enabu scored 24 points as the Oilers improved to 18-3 in what... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bullets hope stars will be fit for return to NBL​The Brisbane Bullets are hopeful Cameron Bairstow and Reuben TeRangi will be f
Bullets hope stars will be fit for return to NBL
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
​The Brisbane Bullets are hopeful Cameron Bairstow and Reuben TeRangi will be fit for the side's landmark return to the National Basketball League next week. Bairstow and TeRangi missed the Bullets' promising campaign at the pre-season Australian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namake Likely to Miss UCU's Zone V TripSouth Sudanese shooting guard Steven Wundi. "Down to 13 players," Natuhereza to
Namake Likely to Miss UCU's Zone V Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South Sudanese shooting guard Steven Wundi. "Down to 13 players," Natuhereza told Daily Monitor after Friday's 72-66 National Basketball League loss to Power at the Lugogo, their last game before travelling to Tanzania. Namake, among the key... Read more
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The Courier
Netball making lead courts invaluable talkAustralia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricke
Netball making lead courts invaluable talk
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Australia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricket, W-League soccer and Women’s National Basketball League to keep lifting their game. Most importantly, right now, sporting fans are talking and debating... Read more
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Japan Update
Golden Kings lose inaugural series of games in B. LeagueRyukyu Golden Kings faced Alvark Tokyo in the inaugural pair of regular season
Golden Kings lose inaugural series of games in B. League
Japan Update / Posted 5 days ago
Ryukyu Golden Kings faced Alvark Tokyo in the inaugural pair of regular season games of the B. League that combines the National Basketball League (NBL) and the TKbj-League. The season opening games were played Thursday and Friday at Yoyogi National... Read more
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Miami New Times
Chris Bosh Fails Physical, but Telling Him to Retire Is ArrogantNaismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He can afford many of the world's gr
Chris Bosh Fails Physical, but Telling Him to Retire Is Arrogant
Miami New Times / Posted 6 days ago
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He can afford many of the world's greatest doctors, is an Olympic gold medalist, National Basketball League champion, and is certainly capable of making rational decisions about his health. And yet, some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Battle for Playoff Spots As Power Engage UCU CanonsKampala — With four games to the end of the National Basketball League regular
Battle for Playoff Spots As Power Engage UCU Canons
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kampala — With four games to the end of the National Basketball League regular season for both UCU Canons and Power, it is that time of the season when all the focus turns to where one finishes ahead of the business end of the game - the... Read more
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asianage
Protests rock North Carolina curfewseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
Protests rock North Carolina curfew
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte’s National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. It was the second night of unrest in North... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrestseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrest
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. It was the second night of unrest in North... Read more
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Raw Story
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrest over police shooting of black manseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrest over police shooting of black man
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte’s National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. It was the second night of unrest in North... Read more
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Swissinfo
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrest over police shooting of black manseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
State of emergency called to quell Charlotte unrest over police shooting of black man
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. It was the second night of unrest in North... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
790 people killed by US police in 2016: State of emergency called after second night of unrest in Charlotteseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
790 people killed by US police in 2016: State of emergency called after second night of unrest in Charlotte
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte’s National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. Some protesters expressed anger at the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Overlooked in stadium play to rivalsBallarat is missing opportunities – plays that neighbouring cities are happy to
Overlooked in stadium play to rivals
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Ballarat is missing opportunities – plays that neighbouring cities are happy to pick up. Playing good host to Women’s National Basketball League club Melbourne Boomers last week for a second annual community camp has proven not quite enough to... Read more
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The Courier
Overlooked in stadium play to rivalsBallarat is missing opportunities – plays that neighbouring cities are happy to
Overlooked in stadium play to rivals
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Ballarat is missing opportunities – plays that neighbouring cities are happy to pick up. Playing good host to Women’s National Basketball League club Melbourne Boomers last week for a second annual community camp has proven not quite enough to... Read more
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Christian Today
State of emergency declared amid protests in Charlotte, North Carolinaseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
State of emergency declared amid protests in Charlotte, North Carolina
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. Some protesters expressed anger at the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Second night of unrest flares in North Carolina after police kill black manseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
Second night of unrest flares in North Carolina after police kill black man
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. A Charlotte resident, who gave his name only as... Read more
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Swissinfo
State of emergency called after second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolinaseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
State of emergency called after second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. Some protesters expressed anger at the... Read more
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Raw Story
One person in critical condition as second night of Charlotte protests turns violentseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
One person in critical condition as second night of Charlotte protests turns violent
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte’s National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. A Charlotte resident, who gave his name only as... Read more
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Swissinfo
Second night of unrest flares in Charlotte, North Carolinaseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
Second night of unrest flares in Charlotte, North Carolina
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. A Charlotte resident, who gave his name only as... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Charlotte protest turns violentseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
Charlotte protest turns violent
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. Others set fire to trash cans. A Charlotte resident, who gave his name only as... Read more
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Swissinfo
Second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, turns deadlyseen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sel
Second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, turns deadly
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
seen looting a convenience store after smashing its windows and a shop that sells athletic wear for fans of Charlotte's National Basketball League team, the Hornets. "IT'S TIME TO BE LOUD" "We are tired of people, especially police, killing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oilers Seek Soft Landing Before Dar es SalaamKampala — There is two National Basketball League fixtures for City Oilers to t
Oilers Seek Soft Landing Before Dar es Salaam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Kampala — There is two National Basketball League fixtures for City Oilers to take care of before that much discussed trip to the Tanzanian coast early next month. Today at YMCA, Oilers face Sharing Youth hoping for an easy outing after losing three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Giant Killers Kaya Tiwi Bask in Glory of Regional Successunder the chairmanship of George Mokaya for being supportive. "The schools bas
Giant Killers Kaya Tiwi Bask in Glory of Regional Success
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
under the chairmanship of George Mokaya for being supportive. "The schools basketball team is currently playing in the national basketball league, sponsored by the school which is not a mean achievement as they have to travel for league matches... Read more
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SportsFan
NBL appoints full-time refereesMore Basketball News The National Basketball League will have its first full-t
NBL appoints full-time referees
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
More Basketball News The National Basketball League will have its first full-time referees this season, with two Australians appointed to the roles. Implemented as part of a new strategic plan aimed at improving game-day operations, Michael Aylen... Read more
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The Courier
Bendigo rusty but post victoryBendigo Bank Spirit got its Women’s National Basketball League’s preseason off
Bendigo rusty but post victory
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Bendigo Bank Spirit got its Women’s National Basketball League’s preseason off to a positive start with a 68-62 victory over Melbourne Boomers at the Minerdome. Bendigo Bank Spirit got its Women’s National Basketball League preseason off to a... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
WNBL in Mackay for the first timeBASKETBALL: It was a star-studded, family affair at the Women's National Basket
WNBL in Mackay for the first time
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
BASKETBALL: It was a star-studded, family affair at the Women's National Basketball League game in Mackay. Mackay Meteorettes' Jacqui Zelenka had an impressive game for JCU Townsville Fire on her home court while teammate Tami Willey cheered on her... Read more
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The North West Star
Marianna Tolo urges young fans to get behind new-look Canberra Capitals[coach Paul Goriss]." Tolo is fresh from her first Games and has thrown hersel
Marianna Tolo urges young fans to get behind new-look Canberra Capitals
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
[coach Paul Goriss]." Tolo is fresh from her first Games and has thrown herself into preparing for the upcoming Women's National Basketball League. The Capitals played two trial games last week against China's national under-19 side, but the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Marianna Tolo urges young fans to get behind new-look Canberra Capitals[coach Paul Goriss]." Tolo is fresh from her first Games and has thrown hersel
Marianna Tolo urges young fans to get behind new-look Canberra Capitals
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
[coach Paul Goriss]." Tolo is fresh from her first Games and has thrown herself into preparing for the upcoming Women's National Basketball League. The Capitals played two trial games last week against China's national under-19 side, but the... Read more
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The Border Mail
WNBL hit-out lands in Ballaratpreseason hit-out against Bendigo Bank Spirit at the Ballarat Minerdome. The B
WNBL hit-out lands in Ballarat
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
preseason hit-out against Bendigo Bank Spirit at the Ballarat Minerdome. The Boomers will run out for another Women’s National Basketball League preseason game as it looks to work towards its best form ahead of their season opener against... Read more
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The Courier
WNBL hit-out lands in Ballaratpreseason hit-out against Bendigo Bank Spirit at the Ballarat Minerdome. The B
WNBL hit-out lands in Ballarat
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
preseason hit-out against Bendigo Bank Spirit at the Ballarat Minerdome. The Boomers will run out for another Women’s National Basketball League preseason game as it looks to work towards its best form ahead of their season opener against... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga pushing for NBL teamWellington Saints players during the 2016 NBL. Photo / Photosport Tauranga cou
Tauranga pushing for NBL team
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Wellington Saints players during the 2016 NBL. Photo / Photosport Tauranga could be about to get a National Basketball League franchise with Tauranga City Basketball set to apply for a spot in the league. The NBL, which experienced a terrific... Read more
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The Border Mail
Netball making lead courts invaluable talkAustralia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricke
Netball making lead courts invaluable talk
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Australia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricket, W-League soccer and Women’s National Basketball League to keep lifting their game. Most importantly, right now, sporting fans are talking and debating... Read more
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The Courier
Netball making lead courts invaluable talkAustralia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricke
Netball making lead courts invaluable talk
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
Australia’s play sends a warning to AFL Women’s, Women’s Big Bash League cricket, W-League soccer and Women’s National Basketball League to keep lifting their game. Most importantly, right now, sporting fans are talking and debating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Natuhereza Firm On Discipline As Canons Embrace in-Form Titansnoted Nyambogo who will be without guard Collin Suubi who suffered a mild concu
Natuhereza Firm On Discipline As Canons Embrace in-Form Titans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
noted Nyambogo who will be without guard Collin Suubi who suffered a mild concussion in the game. The Canons though are one of three teams this season to beat the Titans who possess a league best 12-3 record. National Basketball Leagu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UPDF, Ndejje Aim to Gatecrash Playoffs in Basketball LeagueKampala — UPDF Tomahawks have spent the bulk of the season outside the eight pl
UPDF, Ndejje Aim to Gatecrash Playoffs in Basketball League
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Kampala — UPDF Tomahawks have spent the bulk of the season outside the eight playoff spots of the National Basketball League with Ndejje University Angles hovering just above them. But with both teams habouring playoff ambitions, victory will be of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Omony Carries Falcons, Titans Stop Our SaviourOmony was wearing a smile for large periods as KIU Titans struggled to beat Our
Omony Carries Falcons, Titans Stop Our Saviour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Omony was wearing a smile for large periods as KIU Titans struggled to beat Our Saviour 59-52 in the late game of the National Basketball League on Sunday evening. His appearances, like fellow Falcons' teammates, are more regular after the... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat talent to return to Minerdome in WNBL clashwill return to the Minerdome this Saturday night when the Melbourne Boomers and
Ballarat talent to return to Minerdome in WNBL clash
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
will return to the Minerdome this Saturday night when the Melbourne Boomers and the Bendigo Spirit face off in a Women’s National Basketball League pre-season hit-out. Earning the call-up: Ballarat Rush youngster Lydia Brooks will play her first... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dockers add Olympian Kim Mickle to AFL women's league rookie listis a two-time WA Women's Football League premiership player who returned to the
Dockers add Olympian Kim Mickle to AFL women's league rookie list
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
is a two-time WA Women's Football League premiership player who returned to the sport last year after winning a Women's National Basketball League title with Bendigo Spirit in 2013. Bentley is a former national netball league player who has... Read more
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SportsFan
Mickle joins Freo women's teamexhibition series. Two-time WAWFL premiership player Antonio only returned to
Mickle joins Freo women's team
SportsFan / Posted 16 days ago
exhibition series. Two-time WAWFL premiership player Antonio only returned to football in 2015 after winning a Women's National Basketball League title with the Bendigo Spirit in 2013. Bentley also has a diverse sporting background as an AIS... Read more
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SportingNews
These 10 stars are the Basketball Hall of Fame's most egregious snubshe was the premier player of the premier professional basketball league of the
These 10 stars are the Basketball Hall of Fame's most egregious snubs
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
he was the premier player of the premier professional basketball league of the 1940s. He was named MVP of that league — the National Basketball League (NBL) — three straight seasons and led the Oshkosh All Stars to two NBL titles. Largely forgotten... Read more
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The Courier
Cairns spoils Minerdome NBL party for Melbourneshowcourt to defeat NBL rival Melbourne United on Saturday night. Cairns Taipa
Cairns spoils Minerdome NBL party for Melbourne
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
showcourt to defeat NBL rival Melbourne United on Saturday night. Cairns Taipans will take winning form into their next National Basketball League pre-season assignment. UNITED STAND: Majok Majok starred for Melbourne with a double-double of 10... Read more
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