Tall Black stalwart Phill Jones has missed out on a contract with the New Zealand Breakers.
Jones has played the last 2 years with the Auckland franchise, but he along with American forward Rick Rickett have failed to gain new contracts.
The Breakers have filled 10 of their 12 spots, 7 of them New Zealanders..... Kirk Penney, Dillon Boucher, Paul Henare, Tom Abercrombie, Corey Webster and two new additions Alex Pledger and Jeremiah Trueman.
The other's signed are Australians Tony Ronaldson, CJ Bruton and Oscar Foreman.
The final two positions will be filled by imports.