The latest sports news and headlines from Australia and around the world.
Simmons responds to trade rumors
NBA: Ben Simmons has responded to being involved in the trade talks with a nice triple double against the Miami Heat.
NBA fines Irving big for going AWOL
NBA: Kyrie Irving has been AWOL from the Brooklyn Nets and the NBA have passed their sentence.
Melbourne United lower the BOOM
NBL: There are no two ways around it. Melbourne United are very good, beating the Adelaide 36ers by over 20 in the NBL opener.
New look Kings somewhat shorter
NBL: The Sydney Kings will open their NBL Season against the Cairns Taipans today.
India fight but Marnus put Aussies ahead
Cricket: A century to Marnus Labuschagne has put Australia ahead at the end of Day 1 of the fourth test in Brisbane against India.
Lyon's emotional Test call up
Cricket: Nathan Lyon recalls the emotional call he made to his dad after being informed he would make his test debut.