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Peris, Hill launch Rockets past Panthers

North Adelaide Rockets 80 defeated South Adelaide Panthers 63

The North Adelaide Rockets have advanced to the preliminary final as Jamie-Lee Peris and Jo Hill led the Rockets to a 17 point victory over the visiting South Adelaide Panthers at Hillcrest.more

Redemption Beckons for Ruthless Bearcats

West Adelaide 91 defeated Central Districts 76

After falling agonisingly short to Forestville in last year’s CABL Grand Final, West Adelaide showcased their intentions, with a fifteen-point win over Central Districts on Saturday night.more

Preliminary Finals Schedule

The schedule for the Central ABL Preliminary Finals is as follows, with both games being played on the night of Saturday August 23:more

Semi Final Previews

Written by James Woitemore

Panthers too strong as Mahony nears Triple Double

South Adelaide 85 defeated Forestville 57

Jess Mahony put in one of the performances of the season to lead South Adelaide to a 28 point rout of Forestville in the women’s elimination final at Marion.more

Bearcats Still in the Hunt but Eagles’ Hopes Come Crashing Down

West Adelaide Bearcats (77) defeated Forestville Eagles (72)

The West Adelaide Bearcats are still in the finals hunt after they defeated the Forestville Eagles in the men’s elimination final, ending the Eagles’ premiership chances.more

Matthews Leads Fluent Flames Past Lions

Norwood 84 defeated Central Districts 65

The Norwood Flames will battle Woodville next week for a spot in the Grand Final, after defeating the Central Districts Lions 84-65, behind an inspirational performance from Todd Matthews.more

Novosel leads Sabres past Rockets

Sturt 57 defeated North Adelaide 52

Sturt’s women outlasted North Adelaide in Saturday night’s qualifying final to book themselves a spot in the double chance semi final against minor premier Norwood next week.more

Semi Final Schedule

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Stats Webcasts

All Central ABL finals games will be webcast live to the web,as they have been all season.

Click the "Webcasts" menu above to access links to webcasts for all games of the season, including games currently in progress.

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Elimination and Qualifying Finals Previews

Written By James Woitemore

Elimination and Qualifying Finals Schedule

Click below for information about the Elimination and Qualifying Finals schedule.more

Round 18 Previews

Written By James Woitemore

Miller Shines In Lions Victory

Central Districts Lions (86) defeated Sturt Sabres (75)

The Central Districts Lions have defeated the visiting Sturt Sabres, 86-75, after a brilliant fourth quarter performance from Kyle Miller at Starplex on Saturday night.more

Bearcats Win On The Road

Southern Tigers (72) lost to West Adelaide Bearcats (94)

The West Adelaide Bearcats have firmly placed themselves in the top five with an important 22- point win against the Southern Tigers at Morphett Vale.more

Woodville Number 1

Norwood Flames (61) lost to Woodville Warriors (94)

Quiet achievers,the Norwood Flames, had snuck up to number one on the ladder and held it for 3 weeks when they entered the game home court favorites at MARS on Saturday. However the Warriors had held the top spot 7 times throughout the season and were on a mission to assert themselves as the most dominant team in the competition for 2014.more

Panthers Get Up at Hillcrest

North Adelaide Rockets (72) lost to South Adelaide Panthers (77)

The South Adelaide Panthers and the North Adelaide Rockets played for bragging rights at Hillcrest this weekend with both teams officially out of the finals and South claimed the victory.more

Eagles Win Over Mavs

Eastern Mavericks (84) lost to Forestville Eagles (118)

The Eastern Mavericks were chasing the Forestville Eagles from the first basket at Adelaide Hills this weekend but the Eagles showed no mercy and chalked up a 34 point win.more

Sabres Win 10 In a Row

Central Districts Lions (49) lost to Sturt Sabres (98)

The Sturt Sabres women have won their 10th straight game, beating the Central Districts Lions by 49 points, 98-49, at Starplex on Saturday night.more

Bearcats Final Still Possible

Southern Tigers (50) lost to West Adelaide Bearcats (81)

The West Adelaide Bearcats had their finals chances on the line on Saturday night as they went up against the Southern Tigers, and they produced the goods with a strong 31 point victory away from home.more

Warriors Lose At MARS

Norwood Flames (94) defeated Woodville Warriors (59)

With one week left of regular rounds the Norwood Flames are still a game clear in top spot and can plan on a week off the first week of finals. The Warriors on the other hand will play their last game of 2014 this week after losing to the Flames at MARS on Saturday.more

Rockets Blast Panthers

North Adelaide Rockets (82) defeated South Adelaide Panthers (64)

Not a lot has changed for either side after The North Adelaide Rockets took down the South Adelaide Panthers at Hillcrest on Saturday night. The Rockets are still 3rd and the Panthers are still 4th however the Rockets are now a game clear of the Panthers.more

Eagles Still 5th

Eastern Mavericks (53) lost to Forestville Eagles (70)

The Forestville Eagles have hung on to the coveted 5th spot on the ladder for another week and now only the Rockets stand between them and a finals appearance this season.more

Round 17 Previews

Written By James Woitemore

Eagles Go Down In Over Time

Forestville Eagles (88) lost to Norwood Flames (93)

The Norwood Flames have defeated the Forestville Eagles by 5 points in an overtime thriller at Wayville on Saturday night.more

McMath Leads Warrior Win

Woodville Warriors (90) defeated Southern Tigers (66)

The Woodville Warriors dismantled the Southern Tigers in a 24 point rout, winning 90-66 at St. Clair on Saturday night.more

Bearcats' Crucial Victory

West Adelaide Bearcats (95) defeated Sturt Sabres (80)

After their 15 point win on the weekend, West Adelaide are now two games clear of Sturt who are one game off the pace in 6th position with just two chances left to try to squeak in to the finals.more

Mavs Push Panthers Out of Finals

South Adelaide Panthers (73) lost to Eastern Mavericks (87)

In the upset of the round the Eastern Mavericks won their third game of the season officially eliminating the South Adelaide Panthers from this years finals series.more

Centrals Win Nail Biter

North Adelaide Rockets (58) lost to Central Districts Lions (60)

The Rockets almost had it after an uneasy start when they gave the Central Districts Lions a fright, coming within 2 points of them at Hillcrest on Saturday night.more

Norwood Win Close Contest

Forestville Eagles (64) lost to Norwood Flames (68)

The Norwood Flames women have recorded a 4 point win in an on the road thriller against the Forestville Eagles at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Sabres Surge in The Port

West Adelaide Bearcats (60) lost to Sturt Sabres (86)

After losing to the Sabres at the weekend, the West Adelaide Bearcats have dropped to 7th and are a game behind the Eagles and and the Warriors with two weeks left before finals.more

Warriors Finals Hopes Survive

Woodville Warriors (90) defeated Southern Tigers (86)

The Woodville Warriors have claimed an important victory to keep themselves in the equation for the finals with a 4 point win over Southern Tigers at St. Clair on Saturday night.more

Consistent Panthers Prevail

South Adelaide Panthers (91) defeated Eastern Mavericks (62)

The South Adelaide Panthers had a convincing 29 point win over the Eastern Mavericks at Marion on Saturday.more

Home Court Win for Rockets

North Adelaide Rockets (83) defeated Central Districts Lions (25)

The North Adelaide Rockets made short work of the visiting Central Districts Lions at Hillcrest on Saturday Night.more

Round 16 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

2014 Halls Woollacott Awards Luncheon

It is with great excitement that Basketball SA invite you to join us in celebrating the 2014 CABL season at this year’s Halls Woollacott Awards Luncheon.more

Round 15 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Round 14 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Warriors Team Work Prevails

Central Districts Lions (68) lost to Woodville Warriors (80)

The Lions have lost their re-match against Woodville and their spot in the top five after losing at home on the weekend.more

Eagles Triumph in The Port

West Adelaide Bearcats (63) lost to Forestville Eagles (64)

The Forestville Eagles have recorded an important one point win in a thriller over the ladder leaders West Adelaide Bearcats at Port Adelaide on Saturday night.more

Sabres Win at Pasadena

Sturt Sabres (73) defeated South Adelaide Panthers (61)

The Sturt Sabres have moved up a notch in to 4th place on the ladder after they overcame the South Adelaide Panthers at Pasadena on Saturday.more

Tigers Still Seek Finals

Southern Tigers (69) defeated North Adelaide Rockets (63)

The Southern Tigers kept their finals hopes alive on Saturday, taking their record to 6-7 with a 5 point win over the North Adelaide Rockets at Morphett Vale Stadium.more

Flames Take Top Spot

Norwood Flames (87) defeated Eastern Mavericks (65)

The Norwood Flames have moved to the top of the table for the first time this year after defeating the Eastern Mavericks at MARS this weekend.more

Bearcats Get Up

West Adelaide Bearcats (70) defeated Forestville Eagles (65)

The West Adelaide Bearcats women have recorded a five point win over the Forestville Eagles in a final quarter thriller at Port Adelaide on Saturday night.more

Sabres Win Nail Biter

Sturt Sabres (71) defeated South Adelaide Panthers (69)

The Sabres women got over the line by just two points in a tough tussle against the South Adelaide Panthers moving them in to 4th position on the ladder.more

Rockets Demolish Tigers

Southern Tigers (63) lost to North Adelaide Rockets (121)

The North Adelaide Rockets had a night out at Morphett Vale on Saturday, smashing the Southern Tigers by a hefty 58 points to notch up their tenth win of the season – the competition’s second highest defeat of 2014.more

Flames Still Burning

Norwood Flames (111) defeated Eastern Mavericks (74)

The Norwood Flames remain untouchable at the top of the table having defeated the Eastern Mavericks at MARS on Saturday.more

Round 13 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Flames Scorch Lions at MARS

Norwood Flames (74) defeated Central Districts Lions (51)

The Flames have moved up to the second rung of the ladder after beating the Lions by 23 points at MARS on the weekend.more

Warriors Drop to Third

Woodville Warriors (69) lost to Forestville Eagles (84)

The Forestville Eagles’ men steadily pulled away from the Woodville Warriors as they won by 15 points at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Tigers Back On Track

Eastern Mavericks (62) lost to Southern Tigers (105)
The Southern Tigers notched up a convincing 43 point win over the Eastern Mavericks at Adelaide Hills Recreation Centre on Saturday night.more

Bearcats Triumph at Marion

South Adelaide Panthers (73) lost to West Adelaide Bearcats (86)

The Bearcats are back in top spot after defeating the South Adelaide Panthers on the road at Marion in round 12 of the CABL.more

Flames Win at Home

Norwood Flames (106) defeated Central Districts Lions (48)

Based on the margin of their last match up (a 70 point win for the Flames) it is unsurprising that table toppers Norwood demolished cellar dwellers Central Districts when they met at Mars this weekend.more

Eagles Rise In Final Quarter

Woodville Warriors (53) lost to Forestville Eagles (68)

The Forestville Eagles women ran away with a win over the Woodville Warriors, 68-53, at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Shierlaw Scores Career High

South Adelaide Panthers (91) defeated West Adelaide Bearcats (84)
They say games are won and lost in the third quarter and the Panthers have proven the rule this weekend when they took down the Bearcats at home this weekend.more

Sabres Hot Streak 5 in a Row

North Adelaide Rockets (60) lost to Sturt Sabres (77)

A quick start for the Sabres allowed them to take the lead from the first goal and never give it back to the Rockets at Hillcrest on Saturday.more

A Win in the Hills For Mavs

Eastern Mavericks (72) defeated Southern Tigers (60)
The Southern Tigers have stayed ahead of the Eastern Mavericks in 8th spot despite their loss to the 9th placed Mavs in the hills on Saturday.more

Round 12 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Warrior Men Outlast Panthers

Woodville Warriors (84) defeated South Adelaide Panthers (73)

The Woodville Warriors put away a resilient South Adelaide men's team with four players scoring in double digits en route to an 84-73 victory at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Howard Leads Panthers Past Warrior Women

Woodville Warriors (56) lost to South Adelaide Panthers (74)

Janae Howard scored 27 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead the South Adelaide women over the Woodville Warriors, 74-56, at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Bearcats Still Second

West Adelaide Bearcats (73) defeated North Adelaide Rockets (51)

The Bearcats Men have hung on to the number two spot for the third week in a row after their home court win against the North Adelaide Rockets at the weekend.more

Bearcats Women Lose At Home

West Adelaide Bearcats (52) lost to North Adelaide Rockets (76)

The North Adelaide Rockets pushed the Bearcats Women out of the top five when they beat them by 24 points at Port Adelaide on Saturday night.more

Sabres Men Overcome Mavs

Sturt Sabres (108) defeated Eastern Mavericks (78)

Sturt have jumped to fifth place on the back of a 30 point win against Eastern on Saturday night, 108 – 78.more

Sabres Make it Five on the Trot

Sturt Sabres (87) defeated Eastern Mavericks (58)

The Sabres women have continued their climb up the CABL ladder, claiming their fifth consecutive victory when they beat the Mavericks this weekend.more

Flames Men Crush Tigers

Southern Tigers (67) lost to Norwood Flames (99)

The men’s clash between Southern and Norwood saw the visiting Flames prevail by 33 points to help them keep third spot on the ladder. Norwood have won the most games away from home in the competition this year, with this victory on Saturday night counting as their fifth away win for the season.more

Norwood Women Back to Winning Ways

Southern Tigers (58) lost to Norwood Flames (92)

After going down in their first game since 2012, the Norwood Flames hit back to their winning form on Saturday night, defeating the Southern Tigers by 34 points at Morphett Vale Stadium.more

Eagles Women Demolish the Lions

Forestville Eagles (93) defeated Central District Lions (33)

The Forestville Eagles women have collected a win after demolishing the Central Districts Lions by a huge 60 points at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Eagles Men Swoop on Win Over Lions

Forestville Eagles (89) defeated Central District Lions (74)

The Forestville Eagles have collected a 15 point win over the Central District Lions at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Round 11 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Round 10 Previews

Previews written by James Woitemore

Lions Turn Up The Heat

Central Districts Lions (93) defeated South Adelaide Panthers (64)

A late game power outage at Starplex didn't phase the hottest team in the CABL as the Central District Lions put away the South Adelaide Panthers 93-64 to win their fifth straight game.more

Sabres Defeat Tigers

Southern Tigers (68) lost to Sturt Sabres (80)

A competitive contest between two sides looking to reignite their seasons saw the Sturt men prevail by 12 points over a diligent Southern Tigers at Morphett Vale on Saturday night.more

Norwood Win at Home

Norwood Flames (77) defeated West Adelaide Bearcats (70)

A full throttle final quarter saw the Flames put together a committed team effort to edge out the Bearcats in their win at MARS on the weekend.more

Eagles Win Their First On The Road

North Adelaide Rockets (71) lost to Forestville Eagles (83)

The Forestville Eagles collected their first away from home win this season after they defeated the North Adelaide Rockets by 12 points at Hillcrest on Saturday night.more

Warriors Back On Top

Eastern Mavericks (39) lost to Woodville Warriors (109)

Woodvilles' convincing defeat of the the Eastern Mavericks this weekend has come in handy for the Warriors returning them to top spot for the 5th time this season.more

Panthers Big Win

Central Districts Lions (41) lost to South Adelaide Panthers (92)

South Adelaide's Janae Howard put in a superb performance to lead her team to a 92-41 victory over win-less Central Districts.more

Sabres Tussle With Tigers

Southern Tigers (53) lost to Sturt Sabres (82)

Despite a conscientious 18 point effort from Lauren Fisher, her Tigers couldn’t get the job done on Saturday night, going down to the Sabres by 29 points in a heavy defeat at Morphett Vale Stadium.more

Flames Burn Bright

Norwood Flames (73) defeated West Adelaide Bearcats (54)

West Adelaide are the latest team to be scorched by the still unbeaten Norwood Flames this time to the tune of 19 points.more

North Adelaide Women Claim Another Strong Win

North Adelaide Rockets (65) defeated Forestville Eagles (47)

The North Adelaide Rockets women have collected another strong team win, defeating the Forestville Eagles by 18 points at Hillcrest on Saturday night.more

Warrior Women Win

Eastern Mavericks (67) lost to Woodville Warriors (77)

The Eastern Mavericks put up a good fight in front of their home crowd but the Woodville Warriors strong start and finish allowed them to walk away with a 10 point win in the end.more

Round 9 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Beyond Regulation

Written by James Woitemore

City Holden Club Cash Rebound

Download your Club Cash Rebound Voucher and receive $300 for your club when you buy a vehicle from City Holden.more

Quick Start Sealed The Win For The Eagles

Forestville Eagles (100) defeated Eastern Mavericks (80)

The Forestville Eagles recorded a strong team win over the Eastern Mavericks at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Warriors Lose Top Spot

Woodville Warriors (76) lost to Norwood Flames (90)

The Woodville Warriors have slipped from top spot after their loss to the Norwood Flames at St Clair on the weekend.more

Lions Topple Sliding Sabres

Sturt Sabres (65) lost to Central Districts Lions (70)

Central District have claimed a thrilling five point victory over a struggling Sabres side, 70-65.more

Rockets Succeed At Marion

South Adelaide Panthers (65) lost to North Adelaide Rockets (89)

Nothing has changed for either team with South still in 7th and North still in 9th after their Round 8 clash at Marion.more

Eagles Women Defeat Mavericks In Spirited Team Win

Forestville Eagles (63) defeated Eastern Mavericks (43)

The Forestville Eagles women have collected another home win after a team effort over the Eastern Mavericks at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Flames Win 30 In A Row!

Woodville Warriors (49) lost to Norwood Flames (67)

The Norwood Flames have won their 30th CABL game in a row against the Woodville Warriors in what is one of the most impressive streaks of the competitions history.more

Bearcats Win At Home

West Adelaide Bearcats (71) defeated Southern Tigers (39)

Despite a strong start from the Southern Tigers the West Adelaide Bearcats have walked away from round 8 with a resounding 32 point victory at home.more

Lions No Match For Sabres Women

Sturt Sabres (87) defeated Central Districts Lions (43)

Sturt have recorded their biggest win of the season, taking down Central District 87 � 43 at Pasadena on Saturday night.more

Rockets Rally In The Second Half

South Adelaide Panthers (69) lost to North Adelaide Rockets (78)

The Panthers starting five gelled well in the first quarter and they worked in harmony to take every advantage that came there way. Some sloppy passing from the Rockets and tenacity off the boards from the Panthers allowed them to hone in on an early lead and they doubled the Rockets score in the first period.more

Round 8 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Lions Move Into The Top Five

Central Districts Lions (68) defeated North Adelaide Rockets (55)

Central Districts have moved into the top 5 for the first time in 2014 after beating the Rockets in the Lions den on Saturday. The Lions have been bobbing about in the middle of the pack all season while the Rockets have been struggling to lift themselves off the bottom rungs of the ladder.more

Bearcats Beat Sabres In League Leader Shoot Out

Sturt Sabres (83) lost to West Adelaide Bearcats (93)

West Adelaide made it two on the trot on Saturday night, holding off an aggressive Sturt side, 93-83.

The league's two leading scorers in Jason Dawson (West) and Dexter Moore (Sturt) would face off for the first time and the shoot-off delivered everything it promised.more

Warrior Men At The Top Of The Table

Southern Tigers (52) lost to Woodville Warriors (75)

The Woodville Warriors have hung on to top spot for another week after defeating the Southern Tigers by 23 points on Saturday night.more

Ian O'Boyle's 3 Point Party

Norwood Flames (114) defeated Forestville Eagles (94)

The Norwood Flames have cruised into 3rd, their highest position yet this season by beating last year's premiers Forestville in what could prove to be a pivotal game for their season.more

Reid Leads Panthers To Victory

Eastern Mavericks (77) lost to South Adelaide Panthers (90)

The Panther's men claimed a victory by 14 points (91-77), in a competitive match against the Mavericks at the weekend.more

Rockets Hang On To Number 2 Spot

Central Districts Lions (46) lost to North Adelaide Rockets (87)

The Central Districts Lions are still win-less for 2014 after a loss to the North Adelaide Rockets at Starplex on Saturday.more

Bearcats Notch Up A Win Over Sabres

Sturt Sabres (59) lost to West Adelaide Bearcats (71)

West Adelaide have claimed a see-sawing affair over Sturt, defeating the home side, 71-59.

Coming into the match with just two wins, the Bearcats seemed desperate to keep touch with the top five.more

Flames Scorch The Eagles

Norwood Flames (87) defeated Forestville Eagles (74)

The Norwood Flames took the lead from the first basket and didn't give it up all night when they took the Eagles at home this weekend.more

South Adelaide Take Down the Mavs

Eastern Mavericks (56) lost to South Adelaide Panthers (84)

In the Women's matchup, the South Adelaide Panthers pressed their claims for a top 5 position from the get go. South piled on 24 points in the first term to the Mavericks 7, they went on to claim every stanza of the match to win 84-56.more

Round 7 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Lions Roar In Second Half

West Adelaide Bearcats (78) lost to Central Districts Lions (90)

The Central Districts Lions have found some momentum chalking up their second win in a row when they defeated table toppers the West Adelaide Bearcats on Saturday. The win nudges the Lions up 2 spots to 6th position and drops West to 2nd.more

Flames Get Up at Marion

South Adelaide Panthers (65) lost to Norwood Flames (69)

Norwood and South Adelaide duked it out on the weekend and the Flames managed a slim 4 point victory from a tight contest. The win has allowed Norwood to swap spots with South, pushing the Panthers down to 7th on the ladder while stepping in to 5th.more

Mavs Men Win First for 2014!

North Adelaide Rockets (74) lost to Eastern Mavericks (83)

Nothing has changed for the Rockets or the Mavericks after this week's clash, (the Rockets are still 9th and the Mavs are still 10th) except that the Mavericks have their first win on the board for 2014!more

Warriors Team Work Prevails

Woodville Warriors (101) defeated Sturt Sabres (76)

Woodville's Darren Ng scored 31 points to lead the Warriors to a 25 point victory over visiting Sturt Sabres at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Tigers Win By One

Forestville Eagles (72) lost to Southern Tigers (73)

The Southern Tigers have pinched a one point away victory over the Forestville Eagles at Wayville on Saturday night. The Tigers started strongly and took an 11 point lead into the halftime break after an impressive second quarter. Forestville couldn’t keep up with the Tigers after a slow start to the game.more

Sabres Power Trio Shut Down Warriors

Woodville Warriors (62) lost to Sturt Sabres (86)

The Sturt Sabres Women have beaten the Woodville Warriors by 24 points, 86-62, at St. Clair on Saturday night.more

Flames Win Again!

South Adelaide Panthers (49) lost to Norwood Flames (79)

The Norwood Flames have won their 28th game in a row by defeating the South Adelaide Panthers at Marion on Saturday.more

Bearcats Maul Lions

West Adelaide Bearcats (75) defeated Central Districts Lions (51)

The West Adelaide Bearcats have posted their second win for 2014 in a convincing victory against the Central Districts Lions.more

Rockets Win at Home

North Adelaide Rockets (91) defeated Eastern Mavericks (63)

The Rockets have bought some breathing space with this weekend's win over the Eastern Mavericks. In the chase to catch Norwood at the top of the ladder, they are now a game clear with 5 wins for 2014 and everyone else in the top 5 on 4 wins except the undefeated Flames.more

Round 6 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Lions Use Second Half To Push Through Mavericks

The Central Districts Lions Men defeated the Eastern Mavericks with a huge second half scoring explosion that changed the face of the game at Starplex on Saturday night.more

Sturt Scrape by Eagles in Grudge Match

Sturt’s men handed Forestville their second consecutive loss on Saturday night, taking down the reigning premiers, 80-77.

In what was a goal for goal encounter from start to finish, the Sabres were able to maintain a slim lead at every break.more

South Adelaide Men Too Tall for Tigers

A huge win for the South Adelaide Panthers on the road has snuck them into the Top 5, as the Southern Tigers were defeated by 21 points on Saturday night.more

Rockets Men Fire

The North Adelaide Rockets have found their flow with a strong all round effort delivering them a win over the Flames on Saturday.more

Bearcats Men Move to #1

The Bearcats' win over Woodville at Port Adelaide on Saturday, has seen these two teams trade places on the ladder, pushing West Adelaide to the top and dropping the Warriors down to third place.more

Mavericks Keep Lions Winless

The Eastern Mavericks Women have registered their first win of the season with an 86-52 triumph over Central Districts at Starplex on Saturday night.more

Warrior Women Win Over Bearcats

The Bearcats' offence was quick and strong chalking up double the steals of their opponents but the Warriors' defence stood up tall against the assault. After a rapid but even first quarter the Warriors' D got down to business and locked the Bearcats' out of the key limiting the home team to just 8 points for the quarter giving them a healthy 21 point lead at half time. The Bearcats regained theirmore

Sabres Women Hold Off Eagles

A strong first half by Sturt made it back-to-back wins against a slow starting Eagles side, 69-63.

The Sabres women came out of the blocks firing on Saturday night in what was a fast paced affair against archrivals Forestville.more

Panthers Women Return to Top Form

A close finish at Morphett Vale Stadium on Saturday night saw the South Adelaide Panthers jump their southern rivals, the Tigers, by 7 points (60-67).more

Flames' Streak Continues

With two unbeaten sides squaring up in this match someone's record had to be spoiled and the reigning premiers, the Norwood Flames, were once again too strong for arch rivals the North Adelaide Rockets.more

Round 5 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Eagles Women Win In Another Tight Encounter

The Forestville women have won another tight battle, beating the West Adelaide Bearcats by just five points at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Bearcats Steal The Win In Double Overtime

The West Adelaide Bearcats defeated the Forestville Eagles by six points in double overtime in the replay of last year’s Grand Final at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Jo Hill Shines at Testimonial Year Launch

Rockets star Jo Hill celebrated the launch of her testimonial season by top scoring in her team's win over Southern Tigers at her home court on Saturday night.more

1 Point Win for Rockets

The Rockets have had a challenging start to the season facing the top 4 teams on the ladder straight off the bat and they will be happy that they knocked the top placed Tigers down a rung whilst pulling themselves off the bottom and up to 9th position, even if it was by only 1 point.more

Flames Four for Four

The new look Eastern Mavericks side hosted reigning premiers Norwood at their Mt Barker Rec Centre home on Saturday night. The Mavericks needed to be at their very best to unsettle the championship Flames team. It wasn’t a good start as they gave up 10 first quarter turnovers, followed by another 10 in the second. The costly result was a 32 point lead to the Flames at half time.more

Norwood Men Defeat Mavs at Home

After losing their first two games by a total of 4 points, the Norwood Flames men’s team have worked their way back into fifth position following a second consecutive win when they defeated the Eastern Mavericks 98-85.more

Woodville Women Easily Handle Central Districts For First Win

The Woodville Warrior Women have claimed their first win of the season with a huge 53-point victory over visiting Central District Lions at St Clair on Saturday night. The game quickly got away from the Lions as the Warriors opened with a 10-0 run and were relentless in their pursuit for their first “W” of the season.more

Warrior Men Cruise Past Lions

The Woodville Warriors Men defeated the Central District Lions by 31 points on the back of Luke Stanbridge's double-double at St Clair on Saturday night.more

Round 4 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Beyond Regulation

Beyond Regulation
Written by James Woite

In the first edition of Beyond Regulation for 2014, we discuss “that team” in the men’s and women’s competitions, the Comeback Kings, and the Streak-buster Club of the Month. Also, the Teams of the Month and Power Rankings are back.more

Coach In Profile - Will Smith

Eastern Maverick's Men's coach Will Smith gives us an insight into his world as a coach.more

Sabres Men Continue To Win

The Sturt Sabres have defeated the North Adelaide Rockets 88-69 on Saturday night at Pasadena continuing their unbeaten start to the season.more

Rockets Women Dominate Sabres

The North Adelaide Rockets Women had a convincing win by 26 points over the Sturt Sabres on Saturday night, moving in to second place on the premiership table.more

Panthers Win in 1 Point Thriller

The Panther Men are possibly still celebrating after their thriller of a win over the Bearcats at Port Adelaide. When a team who has struggled in recent times to edge out last year’s grand finalists by 1 point in the final minute of the game, it reveals just how open the Central Australian Basketball Season has become in 2014.more

Panther Women 3 for 3

The Panther's forceful first half held them in good stead on the weekend, allowing them to notch up the third win of their so far un-spoilt season despite the Bearcat's determined push back in the final quarter.more

Norwood Men Get Up Over Lions

The Norwood Flames staked their claim on this game early in the piece dominating the first quarter 31 - 22 at the first break. However the Lions fought back in the second quarter with a solid whole court effort managing to level the scores and grapple a shaky one point lead for a moment before slipping back to a slim two point margin at the half time break.more

Lady Flames Convincing Win

When first on the ladder takes on last in any competition it is always an interesting litmus test for the competitiveness of the league. When the Flames took on the Lion's this weekend, the result was not pretty with the biggest score gap of the season so far, Norwood defeated Centrals by 71 points.more

Tigers Men Set The Pace

A colossal win for the Tigers Men over the Eastern Mavericks on Sunday afternoon gives them a 3-0 start to the season, sharing the top of the table with the Sabres who are also undefeated.more

Tigers Women Come Through At Home

Southern Tiger's Women put their season back on track this week when they won their second game at home for the season defeating the Eastern Mavericks 73-55 on Sunday afternoon.more

Eagle Men Take Down Warriors

The Forestville Eagles have recorded their second victory of the season in a 13 point win over the Woodville Warriors at home on Sunday afternoon.more

Eagles Women Conquer Warriors

The Forestville women secured their second win of the season defeating the Woodville Warriors by just two points at Wayville on Sunday afternoon.more

Round 3 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Coach In Profile - Scott Whitmore

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Sturt Men Win in The Hills

The Sabres made an early break for it in the first quarter going into their first time out 13 points in front but it was the second quarter that destroyed the Mavs chances with Sturt scoring 26 points whilst limiting Eastern to only 8 for the period.more

Sabres Women Take Down The Mavs

The Sabres Women were an education in team work when they defeated the Mavs on their home turf on Saturday.more

Lions Men Defeat Eagles

The Central Districts Lions Men notched up a comfortable win against reigning premiers the Forestville Eagles on Saturday night.more

Eagles Women Too Strong For Lions

The Forestville Eagle Women disposed of the Central Districts Lions in a straight forward offensive attack.more

Tiger Men Survive Tight Tussle With The Flames

In a hostile environment at "The Furnace", we saw Rashad Tucker's Southern Tigers stand up to the pressure and force their way to an 82-80 win over the Norwood Flames.more

Norwood Women Turn Up The Heat for Tigers

Norwood continued their dominant ways out at MARS on Saturday night, with an easy 91-52 win over Southern.

The Lady Flames started off like a house on fire, jumping out to an early 10-2 advantage, with Kelsey Ireland (12 points, 5-7FG, 2-2 3ptFG) and Amy Lewis (24 points, 10-16FG, 5 assists, 4 steals) connecting from long range.more

Warriors Men Victorious Over Panthers

Although South Adelaide initially matched it against Woodville, the class and talent of the Warriors prevailed on Saturday night delivering Al Green’s men a twenty-two point win.more

Panthers win by 1 in Over-time Heart Stopper

Whilst only the second round in the 2014 tournament, the game of the season was played between South Adelaide and Woodville on Saturday night. Star Panther Janae Howard dominated all night, ending the match with a three-point buzzer beater to clinch victory against the Warriors, 91 to 90 in over time.more

Hill, Peris Rally Rockets Women to Close Victory

A tight encounter at Hillcrest Stadium on Saturday night saw the Rockets women scrape their way home by 5 points against the Bearcats.more

Bearcats To Be Feared, Crushing Rockets Men

A hammering of the Rockets was the deed done by the Bearcats on Saturday night at Hillcrest, with the West Adelaide men defeating North Adelaide by 20 points.more

Round 2 Previews

Previews Written By James Woitemore

Coach in Profile - Simon Pritchard

Norwood Women's Premiership winning coach Simon Pritchard gives us an insight into his world as a coach.more

Rough Start to The Season for Rockets Women

An intensely physical match saw the North Adelaide Rockets women defeat the Woodville Warriors at home on Saturday night.more

Warriors Wow Home Crowd

The Woodville Warriors Men put on a spectacular show for their home court fans in the first game of the season, dismantling the North Adelaide Rockets 83-55.more

A Win for Bearcats Men at Home

West Adelaide flexed their muscle over the Mavericks in their first game of the year affording the Bearcats a comfortable win over Eastern 95-74.more

Lady Bearcats Maul the Mavs

The Bearcat's women asserted themselves over the new look Eastern Mavericks 78- 64 on Saturday night.more

Tigers Men Beat The Lions in Their Den

The Southern Tigers outclassed the Central Districts Lions on Saturday night with an impressive 15 point win at Morphett Vale Stadium.more

Tiger Women Come Out Roaring at Lions

Morphett Vale Stadium came alive Saturday night as the Southern Tigers Women overcame the Central District Lions by 11 points in round 1 of the new season.more

Forestville Back up Their Premiership With a Round One Win

The Forestville Eagles Men's season is off to a flying start after beating the South Adelaide Panthers by 36 points at Wayville.more

South Adelaide Women Beat Forestville Away From Home

The South Adelaide women have registered a first round win after defeating the Forestville Eagles by 20 points at Wayville on Saturday night.more

Sturt Claims Thriller in Maher’s Coaching Debut

With a new look line up on and off the court, Sturt showed no teething problems, taking a two-point victory over Norwood in an overtime blockbuster, 100-98.more

Norwood Women Pick Up Where They Left Off

Reigning back-to-back champions Norwood made light work of Sturt on Saturday night, cruising to a comfortable 36-point victory to open their 2014 season.more

Round 1 Previews

Match Previews Written By James Woitemore

Pre-Season Tournament Fixture

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Pre-Season Tournament

15 senior men’s and women’s teams will compete at this year Central Australian Basketball League Pre-season tournament, providing local basketball fans with an early glimpse of what to expect in the coming season.more

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CABL 2014 Schedule Released

Basketball SA is pleased to announce the release of the schedule for the 2014 season of the Central Australian Basketball League.more

Basketball SA Media Officers

Basketball SA is seeking the services of multiple Volunteer Media Officers to assist in the coverage of the 2014 Central Australian Basketball League (CABL).more

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