Olympic medallists Anna Meares, Jess Fox and Lauren Jackson are among the contenders for sportswoman of the year at a major awards night for female sports stars.
Jan Stirling has become the fourth Australian, the third female coach and the tenth coach overall inducted into the FIBA Hall of Fame in a ceremony held in Lille, France.
The Australian men's basketball team have suffered a third straight loss on their European tour after going down 79-70 to 13th ranked Slovenia.
The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
BASKETBALL: Australian great Lauren Jackson is baffled by Liz Cambage's decision to skip a national team camp in favour of a music festival, saying it goes against the teams' long-standing culture.
Adam Gibson’s NBL season may have finished on February 28 but with Australian Boomers’ selection in the offing, there was little time for the 28-year old to take his foot off the gas.
Australian basketball star Liz Cambage will be eased back into the Opals side in next week's three-game series against Japan after a lengthy stint on the sidelines.