Brook Lopez says Kobe Paras a ‘role model’ for chasing NBA dream
‘He’s being a great role model for the younger players here,’ says the Brooklyn Nets big man during his visit to the Philippines Jane Bracher CHASE YOUR DREAMS. Brook Lopez says it’s great to see Kobe Paras chasing his NBA dream in America. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP MANILA,... Read more
Ginebra prevails in hard-fought match against Meralco
Wearing retro jerseys, Ginebra pulls away late in the game while Meralco ends the elimination round on a 3-game losing skid Jane Bracher RETRO GINEBRA. Barangay Ginebra wears retro jerseys from 1991 and goes on to win against Meralco. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Barangay Ginebra San... Read more
TNT scrapes by Rain or Shine in a thriller
The KaTropa finish with an 8-3 record and are still in contention for a twice-to-beat advantage. The Elasto Painters end with a 5-6 slate. Jane Bracher ESCAPE. TNT escapes Rain or Shine in a thrilling end to their respective elimination round campaigns. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines –... Read more
Once Cavs coach, Mike Brown leads Warriors into NBA Finals
Mike Brown, who is standing in for Golden State coach Steve Kerr, had coached LeBron James and the Cavs for 5 years EXPERIENCE. Mike Brown has a bit of experience in dealing with the Cleveland Cavaliers, particularly their star player LeBron James. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES,... Read more
San Miguel rolls over deflated Alaska
Alaska loses 6 straight games after starting out at 4-0, while San Miguel ties Ginebra at 7-2 Jane Bracher 7-2. Alex Cabagnot and the San Miguel Beermen go up 7-2 at the Alaska Aces’ expense. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Calvin Abueva, in street clothes and sitting... Read more
NLEX survives Phoenix, Wright’s 42 to end Comms Cup with back-to-back wins
The Road Warriors gain some rhythm and win back-to-back outings to close out this conference strong Jane Bracher TEAM HIGH. Alex Mallari takes a shot in a game against Phoenix. He posts a team-high 22 points in a win for NLEX. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – The... Read more
Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas says hip surgery not top option
Isaiah Thomas tells reporters that he won’t be able to determine a rehabilitation plan until the swelling subsides in his hip WHAT IS BEST. ‘I’ve got to do what’s best for me in the long run, what’s best for my body,’ says Isaiah Thomas. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP WASHINGTON,... Read more
Amid comparisons to Jordan, James out to cement own legacy
Cavs’ LeBron James once wanted to ‘be like Mike,’ but he never dreamed of being mentioned in the same breath as the Chicago Bulls legend MORE THAN NUMBERS. LeBron James focuses his eyes not in surpassing Michael Jordan’s statline but cementing his own legacy. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images North... Read more
Turkey seeks arrest of NBA player Enes Kanter on terror accusations
A judge issues an arrest warrant to Thunders’ Enes Kanter after an Istanbul prosecutor opened an investigation into Kanter’s alleged ‘membership of an armed terrorist organization’ TERROR ACCUSATIONS. The arrest warrant refers to Kanter’s alleged use of an encrypted messaging application called Bylock and also ‘praise for a terror... Read more
Barangay Ginebra overpowers Blackwater, strengthening bid for top two finish
The Gin Kings took another step forward towards securing twice-to-beat advantage HANG TIME. The Gin Kings will need to survive crucial matches against the Meralco Bolts as well as the Mahindra Floodbuster to secure a twice-to-beat advantage come the quarterfinals. Photo by PBA Media Bureau MANILA, Philippines- The Barangay... Read more