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A good day for Australian basketball

The Golden Age of Australian Basketball continued today with Matthew Dellavedova securing a place on the Cleveland Cavaliers 15-man roster, and Andrew Bogut receiving a three-year, $36 million extension (with incentives) with the Golden State Warriors. Well done lads, thoroughly deserved.

Popovich in preseason form

Never change, Pop.

Whats Doin: A reminder from Greg Oden

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Ben Simmons throws down a couple of jams on Instagram. * ESPN’s Brian Windhorst with a terrific feature on the LeBron James/Dwyane Wade dynamic. It’s fascinating. Read it. * Speaking of Dwyane Wade, Grantland with a very harsh but fair analysis of where […]

Down Memory Lane: Nene vs. Olowokandi fight

As we did last year, throughout the offseason we’re going to delve into the archives and take a look at some of the more memorable moments from previous years. We’ll have game winning shots, dustups and brain snaps, monster jams and much more. Up now, Nene and Michael Olowokandi square off and exchange ‘punches’ in […]

Bogut backs down a fan

Whats Doin: Bogut making noise

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Grantland’s Zach Lowe tackles the Andrew Bogut contract situation. Lowe is a huge fan of Bogut; check this: “How great is Andrew Bogut? He’s so candid that even media members reading this story thought he might have behaved a tad recklessly in revealing […]

Bogut denies Swaggy P in Beijing

Ben Simmons picks LSU

I would like to announce I have committed to Louisiana State University http://t.co/tIsx5qIdqr — Benjamin Simmons (@BenSimmons25) October 14, 2013 Attaboy!

Whats Doin: LeBron fires up

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * LeBron James working out in a fiery dungeon. As you do. * Nobody makes an entrance like Joakim Noah. * Andrew Bogut with a reality check: “We’re not going to sprinkle some dust on the roster and sweep everybody in the playoffs and […]

Patty Mills and Aron Baynes get it done against CSKA Moscow