Kai Sotto braces for tough World Cup grind
The 7-foot-1 standout thinks teammates Forthsky Padrigao and Carl Tamayo will also play key roles in the under-17 world basketball tournament Published 4:18 PM, June 21, 2018 Updated 4:18 PM, June 21, 2018 NO PRESSURE. Facing the world’s best may not be easy, but Kai Sotto thinks the Batang... Read more
GlobalPort ships Nabong to San Miguel for Espinas, future pick
This is the 3rd trade the PBA has approved in 4 days Published 12:42 PM, June 21, 2018 Updated 12:43 PM, June 21, 2018 TRADE. Gabby Espinas (right) returns to the GlobalPort Batang Pier while Kelly Nabong will play for his 3rd team in his 6-year PBA career. Read more
IN NUMBERS: The 2018 NBA Draft
Check out some key numbers heading into one of the most exciting offseason events Published 12:09 PM, June 21, 2018 Updated 12:09 PM, June 21, 2018 BEST BET. After a dominant season with the University of Arizona Wildcats, Deandre Ayton is expected to be picked first by the Phoenix... Read more
Charlotte ships Dwight Howard to Brooklyn
The Hornets trade the star center to the Nets for Timefey Mozgov and two second-round picks Published 10:47 PM, June 20, 2018 Updated 10:57 PM, June 20, 2018 HEAD-SCRATCHER. Dwight Howard, who’s enjoying a career resurgence with averages of 17.4 points and 12.7 rebounds, heads to his 4th team... Read more
Ginebra harnesses Jeff Chan’s defensive side
The newly acquired veteran earns praise from Gin Kings Read more
Ginebra cruises past Columbian Dyip
The Gin Kings secure a 3rd straight win to bolster their PBA playoffs drive Published 9:44 PM, June 20, 2018 Updated 9:46 PM, June 20, 2018 DOMINATION. Justin Brownlee leads the Gin Kings’ rout of Columbian Dyip. Read more
Wright all riled up over technical foul
The Phoenix guard expresses disappointment over the officiating after drawing a foul despite getting clotheslined by Malcolm White Published 8:33 PM, June 20, 2018 Updated 8:33 PM, June 20, 2018 UNFAIR. Matthew Wright believes the league should do something about the officiating. Read more
Phoenix halts skid in dominant win over GlobalPort
The Fuel Masters pick up their 4th victory in 10 games to stay in contention for a quarterfinal berth Published 7:06 PM, June 20, 2018 Updated 7:16 PM, June 20, 2018 UNSTOPPABLE. Eugene Phelps takes charge leading the Phoenix Fuel Masters to their 4th win of the conference. Read more
Larry Fonacier out for the rest of PBA Commissioner’s Cup
The NLEX Road Warrior is still confined in the hospital due to a fractured rib and collapsed lung Published 2:30 PM, June 20, 2018 Updated 2:30 PM, June 20, 2018 SIDELINED. Larry Fonacier’s injury resulted from a mid-air collision with Barangay Ginebra’s Jervy Cruz in Legazpi City. Read more
2018 NBA Draft: Teams switch to the tall and lean
Players listed between 6-foot-11 and 7-foot-1 are expected to be picked early in this year’s draft Published 10:57 AM, June 20, 2018 Updated 11:17 AM, June 20, 2018 NUMBER ONE. The 7-foot-1 Deandre Ayton of the Arizona Wildcats is the consensus top draft pick. Photo by Kevin C. Read more