Westbrook makes history with first triple-double without a missed shot
Russell Westbrook goes 6-for-6 from the field and 6-for-6 from the free-throw line in a win over the Philadelphia 76ers EFFICIENCY. Russell Westbrook’s 18 points may not seem overly impressive, but the efficient manner in which he scored them was. File photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP WASHINGTON, USA... Read more
Barroca scores 17 as Star blows past ice-cold Phoenix
Star pulls off the victory as Phoenix runs out of fuel in the fourth quarter Jane Bracher FIRST WIN. Star claims its first win of the Commissioner’s Cup at Phoenix’s expense. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – The Star Hotshots came out firing in the 2017 PBA Commissioner’s... Read more
Alaska takes care of Blackwater for second win
Alaska makes it two wins in a row Jane Bracher 2-0. The Alaska Aces are now 2-0 in the 2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Cory Jefferson put up 28 points and tracked down 15 rebounds as the Alaska Aces zipped past Blackwater Elite,... Read more
LOOK: 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup logo revealed
The logo for the tournament, to be hosted by China, ‘draws its inspiration from the Beijing Opera’ LOGO UNVEILING. The new FIBA Basketball World Cup logo is revealed in an event in Shanghai, China. Photo from FIBA MANILA, Philippines – FIBA, the world’s basketball federation, unveiled the official logo... Read more
Victory at a cost for Miami as Whiteside injures finger
Hassan Whiteside receives 13 stitches for a nasty cut on his middle finger, placing a question mark on his availability at a crucial time of the season SETBACK. The Miami Heat suffer a setback with Hassan Whiteside’s injured hand. File photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP MIAMI, USA – Hassan... Read more
Warriors adjusting to life without Durant
Without the injured Kevin Durant, it’s up to Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson to do damage once again SPLASH BROTHERS. The Warriors again have need for ‘Splash Brothers’ Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry to carry them in the absence of injured Kevin Durant. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP... Read more
DeRozan’s 42 helps Raptors gore Bulls in heated clash
DeMar DeRozan’s masterclass sees Toronto end an 11-game losing streak in matches against the Bulls, including two losses already this season Read more
Hot shooting, strong defense, rest allow Warriors to rout Mavericks
Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer DALLAS — The Golden State Warriors blew out the Dallas Mavericks 112-87 in another dominant defensive performance. Despite coming off a back-to-back, and resting Andre Iguodala with the ever unusual “hip tightness,” the Warriors were in full form, ending the game quickly and... Read more
Warriors, T-Wolves to play pre-season games in China
The Warriors will face Minnesota on October 5 at Shenzhen’s Universiade Center and again 3 days later at Shanghai’s Mercedes-Benz Arena CHINA. The Golden State Warriors are set to play pre-season games in China this year. File Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP NEW YORK, USA – Two-time NBA Most... Read more
Celtics prevail in grudge match against Wizards
The two teams’ 3 previous meetings this season had been dogged by physical altercations and trash-talking THUMBS UP. Isaiah Thomas of the Boston Celtics gives a thumbs up during the second quarter against the Washington Wizards at TD Garden on March 20, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Photo by Maddie... Read more