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The latest updates on how your team will line up for the upcoming season. Last updated: Wednesday 20 October.

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Adelaide 36ers

Guards: Tad Dufelmeier (Cairns), Dusty Hannahs (import), Mojave King (Cairns/Next Star), Mitch McCarron (Melbourne)
Forwards: Sunday Dech, Daniel Johnson, Emmanuel Malou (NBL1/Mackay), Todd Withers (import)
Centres: Isaac Humphries, Kai Sotto (Asia import)

Unsigned: Tony Crocker (import), Daniel Dillon, Jeremy Kendle (import), Brandon Paul (import), Donald Sloan (import), Brendan Teys

Departing: Josh Giddey (NBA/Oklahoma City), Jack McVeigh (Tasmania), Keanu Pinder (Cairns), Jack Purchase (Perth)

Development: C Lachlan Olbrich (BA Centre of Excellence)

Head coach: CJ Bruton (rookie season; was assistant at Brisbane in 2021)

Brisbane Bullets

Guards: Jason Cadee, Tom Digbeu (France/Next Star), Anthony Drmic, Tanner Krebs, Nathan Sobey, Tamuri Wigness
Forwards: Deng Deng (Illawarra), Robert Franks (import), Isaiah Moss (import), Lamar Patterson (import)
Centres: Tyrell Harrison, Jack Salt (NZNBL/Canterbury)

Unsigned: Blake Jones, Jamaal Robateau

Departing: Callum Dalton (Melbourne), Harry Froling (Illawarra), Matt Hodgson (requested release, signed with Perth), BJ Johnson (import), Orlando Johnson (import), Victor Law (import, signed with Perth)

Head coach: James Duncan (rookie season; was assistant at Sydney in 2021)

Cairns Taipans

Guards: Mirko Djeric, Jarrod Kenny, Scott Machado (import), Tahjere McCall (import)
Forwards: Majok Deng, Bul Kuol, Jordan Ngatai, Kouat Noi, Keanu Pinder (Adelaide)
Centres: Nathan Jawai, Stephen Zimmerman (import)

Unsigned: George Blagojevic, Hyrum Harris, Jordan Hunt

Development: Brayden Inger (NZNBL/Southland Sharks)

Departing: Venky Jois (Slovenia/Helios Suns), Mojave King (Adelaide), Fabijan Krslovic (Tasmania), Cam Oliver (import- NBA/LA Lakers)

Head coach: Adam Forde (first year in Cairns; head coach of Sydney in 2021)

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Illawarra Hawks

Guards: Tyler Harvey (import), Justinian Jessup (Next Star), Emmett Naar, Xavier Rathan-Mayes (import/BC CSU Sibiu Romania), Isaac White
Forwards: Antonius Cleveland (import), Harry Froling (Brisbane), Sam Froling, Akoldah Gak
Centres: A.J. Ogilvy, Duop Reath (Serbian league)

Long-term injury: Daniel Grida

Unsigned: Tim Coenraad, Max Darling, Justin Simon (import)

Departing: Cameron Bairstow, Deng Adel (G-League/Maine), Deng Deng (Brisbane)

Head coach: Brian Goorjian (second year in Illawarra)

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Melbourne United

Guards: Matthew Dellavedova (NBA/Cleveland), Chris Goulding, Shea Ili, Dion Prewster (NZNBL/Wellington)
Forwards: Caleb Agada (Nigeria/import- via Israel/Hapoel Be’er Sheva), David Barlow, Brad Newley (Sydney), Mason Peatling
Centres: Callum Dalton (Brisbane), Ariel Hukporti (Germany/Next Star- via Lithuania/Nevezis Kedainiai), Jo Lual-Acuil

Long-term injury: Jack White

Unsigned: David Andersen, Yudai Baba (Asian import), Scotty Hopson (import), Dillon Stith, Sam Short

Departing: Scotty Hopson (import- NBA/Oklahoma City Thunder), Jock Landale (NBA/San Antonio), Mitch McCarron (Adelaide), Sam McDaniel (Tasmania)

Development: G Will Hickey, G Zac Triplett, F David Okwera

Head coach: Dean Vickerman (sixth year in Melbourne)

New Zealand Breakers

Guards: Rasmus Bach, Hugo Besson (France/import), William McDowell-White, Peyton Siva (import)
Forwards: Tom Abercrombie, Finn Delaney, Ousmane Dieng (France/Next Star), Kyrin Galloway
Centres: Yanni Wetzell (SE Melbourne), Rob Loe

Unsigned: Taine Murray, Daniel Trist

Departing: Colton Iverson (import- Japan/Akita), Levi Randolph (import- Belgium/Oostende), Corey Webster (Egypt/Al Ittihad), Tai Webster (mutual agreement), Jarrad Weeks (Tasmania)

Development: Isaac Davidson, Sam Timmins

Head coach: Dan Shamir (third year in New Zealand)

Perth Wildcats

Guards: Bryce Cotton (import), Michael Frazier II (import/Delaware Blue Coats), Mitch Norton, Kevin White
Forwards: Victor Law (import, Brisbane), Jack Purchase (Adelaide), Luke Travers, Jesse Wagstaff
Centres: Matt Hodgson (Brisbane), Majok Majok

Long-term Injury: Todd Blanchfield

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Departing: Jarred Bairstow (Tasmania), Will Magnay (Tasmania), John Mooney (import- Japan/Chiba Jets), Clint Steindl (Tasmania), Wani Swaka Lo Buluk (Sydney)

Development: Kyle Zunic, Corey Shervill

Head coach: Scott Morrison (first year in Perth- was assistant at NBA/Boston)

South East Melbourne Phoenix

Guards: Kyle Adnam, Cam Gliddon, Izayah Mauriohooho-Le’Afa, Xavier Munford (import)
Forwards: Ryan Broekhoff, Mitch Creek, Tohi Smith-Milner (NZNBL/Wellington), Reuben Te Rangi
Centres: Dane Pineau, Zhou Qi (Asia import)

Unsigned: Adam Gibson, Mike Karena, Kendall Stephens

Development: C Tristan Forsyth

Departing: Ben Moore (import), Keifer Sykes (import- NBA/Indiana), Yanni Wetzell (New Zealand)

Head coach: Simon Mitchell (third year in SE Melbourne)

Sydney Kings

Guards: Jaylen Adams (import), Biwali Bayles, Shaun Bruce, R.J. Hunter (import), Wani Swaka Lo Buluk (injury replacement, Perth)
Forwards: Xavier Cooks, Angus Glover, Matur Maker, Jarell Martin (import), Tom Vodanovich
Centres: Jordan Hunter, Makur Maker

Unsigned: Lochlan Hutchison, Dexter Kernich-Drew, Archie Woodhill

Development: Jaylin Galloway

Departing: Didi Louzada (NBA/New Orleans), Brad Newley (Melbourne), Daniel Kickert (retired), Casper Ware Jr (import)

Head coach: Chase Buford (first year in Sydney- was assistant at NBA/Milwaukee)

Tasmania Jackjumpers

Guards: Josh Adams (import), Matt Kenyon, Josh Magette (import), Sam McDaniel (Melbourne), Jarrad Weeks (Sydney)
Forwards: Fabijan Krslovic (Cairns), MiKyle McIntosh (import), Jack McVeigh (Adelaide), Nikita Mikhailovski (Russia/Next Star), Clint Steindl (Perth)
Centres: Jarred Bairstow (Perth), Will Magnay (Perth)

Development: Sejr Deans, Sean MacDonald, Jock Perry

Departing: none (expansion team)

Head coach: Scott Roth (first year at Tasmania)

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