Alston steers Columbian past Alaska with monster double-double
The Dyip snap their eight-game skid against the Aces behind Khapri Alston and CJ Perez Published 7:09 PM, September 20, 2019 Updated 7:44 PM, September 20, 2019 WINNING TRACK. Khapri Alston and Columbian open their Governors’ Cup campaign on a high note. Read more
Nets show Durant in new No. 7 jersey, Irving working out
The Brooklyn Nets give a sneak peek of their NBA preseason with superstar recruits Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving @afp Published 9:24 AM, September 20, 2019 Updated 9:24 AM, September 20, 2019 STAR POWER. Kyrie irving and Kevin Durant look to bring the young Nets deeper into the playoffs... Read more
D-League: Marinero, St Clare take 1-0 semis lead
Marinerong Pilipino and St Clare move within a win of a PBA D-League title duel Published 9:36 PM, September 19, 2019 Updated 9:36 PM, September 19, 2019 IN CONTROL. Eloy Poligrates (right) and Marinerong Pilipino hope to get Pape Ndiaye and TIP out of the way again in Game... Read more
Gilas expectedly misses Olympic cut as Serbia leads qualifiers pool
The Philippines won’t see action in the Olympic qualifiers after failing to make the cut in the FIBA wild card Published 7:39 PM, September 19, 2019 Updated 7:39 PM, September 19, 2019 END OF THE ROAD. After a winless run in the World Cup, Gilas Pilipinas also bids goodbye... Read more
Magic ‘Dream Team’ jersey among items in sports auction
The No. 15 USA jersey Magic Johnson wore for the 1992 Olympic ‘Dream Team’ may fetch the biggest bid @afp Published 3:25 PM, September 19, 2019 Updated 3:25 PM, September 19, 2019 LEGEND. Magic Johnson’s sports memorabilia are among items available in an online auction. Read more
Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas out 6-8 weeks after thumb surgery
After playing just 12 games with the Nuggets last season, Isaiah Thomas still won’t see action with his new team @afp Published 2:20 PM, September 19, 2019 Updated 2:20 PM, September 19, 2019 SIDELINED. Isaiah Thomas’ debut with the Wizards has to wait. Read more
TIP, St. Clare punch PBA D-League semis tickets
BRT Sumisip Basilan-St. Clare shatters D-League records after erupting for 180 points, while TIP capitalizes on its win-once incentive Published 11:24 PM, September 16, 2019 Updated 11:24 PM, September 16, 2019 LAST FOUR. Guilber Carurucan and the TIP Engineers complete the semifinals cast of the Foundation Cup. Read more
PBA teams open campaign in Terrific 12
San Miguel, TNT, and Blackwater will battle it out with 9 other teams from the Chinese Basketball Association, Korean Basketball League, and B.League Published 7:10 PM, September 16, 2019 Updated 7:10 PM, September 16, 2019 BACK AT IT. June Mar Fajardo returns to action for San Miguel after playing... Read more
PH preparations for FIBA World Cup hosting underway
The 2023 hosting could not have come at a better time for Gilas Pilipinas, which will seek redemption on home soil after finishing dead last in China Published 7:00 PM, September 16, 2019 Updated 7:00 PM, September 16, 2019 BIG STAGE. The Philippines will host the 2023 FIBA World... Read more
Spain World Cup win, US woes blow Olympic basketball wide open
USA will shoot for a fourth straight Olympic gold, but standing in its way are contenders Spain, Argentina, France, and Australia @afp Published 2:48 PM, September 16, 2019 Updated 2:48 PM, September 16, 2019 KINGS OF BASKETBALL. Spain reclaims its place at the basketball summit with a gold in... Read more