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  •   Home > News > Sports >  Subscribe to NZCity's Basketball articles  Basketball
    Breakers veteran Kirk Penney to retire
     22 February 2018
    Breakers veteran Kirk Penney has announced he'll retire at the end of the current Australian NBL season, which his side are still contesting.
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    Younger Fotu to make Tall Blacks debut
    21 Feb: The brotherly connection at the Tall Blacks has doubled following the inclusion of Dan Fotu in the roster for two World Cup qualifying games.... more
    Wildcats find NBL form to beat Taipans
    19 Feb: After a tough month, the Perth Wildcats finally managed to impress with a 28-point NBL win over the Cairns Taipans.... more
    Gaze wants to coach on despite NBL woes
    19 Feb: Coach Andrew Gaze says he intends to see out out Sydney Kings contract despite another underwhelming NBL season.... more
    Goulding fitness worry ahead of NBL finals
    18 Feb: An ankle injury to Melbourne United star Chris Goulding has put him in doubt for start of NBL finals series... more
    High-energy basketball court cleaner becomes a social media star in China
    18 Feb: A court cleaner for China's national basketball league who shot to fame for his high-intensity approach to the job says even the NBA's Beijing office has shown interest in him.... more
    Henare defends reliance on Breakers bench
    17 Feb: The New Zealand Breakers' late collapse in losing to the Illawarra Hawks will provide valuable lessons for his bench men says coach Paul Henare.... more
    Tall Ferns squad for Comm Games unveiled
    16 Feb: A 22-strong Tall Ferns wider squad has been selected by new coach Guy Molloy to trial for Commonwealth Games selection.... more
    Guy Molloy named new Tall Ferns coach
    13 Feb: The Tall Ferns have named Australian Guy Molloy as their new head coach to lead them into the 2018 Commonwealth Games.... more
    Tall Blacks without Vukona for Asia double
    12 Feb: The Tall Blacks must cover for the absence of Mika Vukona when they play tough World Cup qualifying games away to China and South Korea.... more

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     Basketball NewsLinks
      22 Feb: Basketball: breakers great kirk penney announces retirement (NZ Herald)
      22 Feb: Penney calls time at the breakers (RadioNZ)
      22 Feb: Breakers legend kirk penney announces retirement, shooting for 'fairytale' finish (
      22 Feb: National basketball association (NZ Herald)
      21 Feb: Dan fotu joins tall blacks (RadioNZ)
      20 Feb: Fergie mocked for rendition of star-spangled banner at nba all-star game (
      20 Feb: Idaho state's sam dowd beats the odds to become di player (NZ Herald)
      20 Feb: Second cairns taipans player joins nelson giants for national basketball league (
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