Sky Sport to air New Zealand NBL semis and final live

skysport_logo_rebuild5_CMYKSky Sport has announced it will be airing the New Zealand NBL semi-finals and final live this month.

Some of New Zealand’s best basketball players, including current and former New Zealand Breakers, will be on display during the New Zealand NBL finals and SKY Sport has LIVE coverage of these pivotal matchups.

Oklahoma City Thunder player Steven Adams’ former team Wellington Saints, face a strong Southland Sharks side which includes former New Zealand Breakers players Kevin Braswell and Leon Henry as well as new Breaker Reuben Te Rangi. Current Breakers player Corey Webster and ex-Breakers player Dillon Boucher are also in the Wellington Saints squad, as well as SKY Sport basketball commentator Casey Frank.

The Otago Nuggets face the Nelson Giants in the other semi-final, the Nuggets snapped their three-game losing streak to beat the Taranaki Mountain Airs after a mammoth four extra periods of overtime. The Nuggets team includes former Tall Blacks point guard Mark Dickel, while the Giants team has Mika Vukona, Josh Bloxham and Phil Jones.


Semi-final 1: Wellington Saints v Southland Sharks, Saturday 13 July, 5.30pm on SKY Sport 4

Semi-final 2: Otago Nuggets v Nelson Giants, Saturday 13 July, 8.00pm on SKY Sport 4

Final: Teams TBC, Sunday 14 July, 7.30pm on SKY Sport 4

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