Meralco thwarts Rain or Shine to stay undefeated
The Bolts are now 4-0 while the previously unbeaten Painters are 3-1 Jane Bracher BIG GAME. Guard Baser Amer (L) has another big game for the Meralco Bolts. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Guard Baser Amer again shined bright with 17 points, 11 rebounds, and 6 assists... Read more
Alaska rises to 3-0 after win over Mahindra
The Aces have yet to lose in 3 games in the 2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Jane Bracher 3-0. Alaska rises to a 3-0 record after taking care of Mahindra. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Calvin Abueva went for 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting plus 6 rebounds and... Read more
Hawks snap skid with win over Suns
It is a close call but the Hawks finally end a 7-game losing slide KEY WIN. German guard Dennis Schroder drained a brace of 3-pointers in a 17-1 scoring run that finally put the Hawks ahead of the Suns for good. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP WASHINGTON, USA... Read more
Blazers beat Nuggets for upper hand in playoff race
The Trail Blazers move one game ahead of the Nuggets for the eighth and final playoff berth in the Western Conference. UPPER HAND. C.J. McCollum leads the Portland Trail Blazers to a key victory over the Denver Nuggets that gives them the upper hand in the playoff race. File... Read more
Warriors hold off Rockets despite Harden triple-double
(UPDATED) The league-leading Warriors stretch their winning streak to 8 games, thwarting the Rockets’ comeback bid and sending fans in Houston home unhappy 32. Stephen Curry drops 32 points in a win over the Rockets. File photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES, USA (UPDATED) – Stephen Curry scored... Read more
After drug ban, Joakim Noah sorry for ‘mistake’ that ‘backfired’
The Knicks big man comes forward to explain himself following a positive test for an illicit substance that resulted in a 20 game suspension DISAPPOINTING TURN.. Joakim Noah, who came over from the Chicago Bulls in the off-season, has been suspended for 20 games for testing positive for a... Read more
Jeanie Buss thwarts family coup, maintains control of Lakers
Jeanie Buss will remain the controlling owner of the NBA’s Los Angeles Lakers STILL IN CONTROL. Jeanie Buss watches warm up before the game against the San Antionio Spurs at Staples Center on February 26, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES, USA –... Read more
Spurs drop Cavs to 2nd in East, Westbrook’s Thunder roar back
The Cavs endure their ninth defeat in 15 games in March as the Boston Celtics now lead the East at 48-26 ROUT. LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs blow out the Cleveland Cavaliers. File photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES, USA – Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points... Read more
Kings triumph as Clippers collapse
The Clippers are unable to pull into a tie with the idle Utah Jazz for the fourth seed in the Western Conference COME FROM BEHIND. Darren Collison (C) and the Kings succeed in a come-from-behind victory over the Clippers. File Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES, USA –... Read more
Celtics cool off Heat, join Cavs atop East
The Celtics’ fourth straight victory gave them one more win than the Cavs – who fell to the Washington Wizards on Saturday LEADERS. Jae Crowder (L) of the Celtics and Isaiah Thomas, seen here on March 20, lead Boston with 25 and 30 points, respectively, in a win over... Read more