Yeng Guiao suggests Gilas tuneup vs Australia to ‘restore relationship’
It’s been more than 9 months since the infamous basketball brawl between the Philippines and Australia, and the national team coach believes it is time to move on Published 9:30 PM, April 23, 2019 Updated 9:30 PM, April 23, 2019 GOODWILL. Yeng Guiao says it is practical to have... Read more
D-League: FEU spoils big game by ex-Tamaraw Tolentino
The forward faces his former UAAP team for the first time since graduation Published 7:32 PM, April 23, 2019 Updated 7:32 PM, April 23, 2019 OLD FRIENDS. Arvin Tolentino’s stellar outing goes for naught against his former FEU team. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Chadao-FEU outlasted Wangs... Read more
Blatche locked in as Gilas’ naturalized player for FIBA World Cup
Sun sets on Kokoskov’s brief time as Phoenix head coach
The firing of the first European-born head coach in the history of the NBA leaves the Suns searching for their seventh head coach in 8 years @afp Published 3:54 PM, April 23, 2019 Updated 3:57 PM, April 23, 2019 FAREWELL. Igor Kokoskov bids goodbye to the Phoenix Suns after... Read more
No sweep: Jazz blast off Rockets in gutsy Game 4 stand
Donovan Mitchell fires 19 points in the final frame as the Jazz live to fight another day Published 1:31 PM, April 23, 2019 Updated 1:31 PM, April 23, 2019 SOPHOMORE STAR. Donovan Mitchell puts the Jazz in his back. Read more
Kings coach Luke Walton sued for sexual assault
A female sports reporter alleges that the NBA coach forced himself on her at a hotel in California @afp Published 11:28 AM, April 23, 2019 Updated 11:28 AM, April 23, 2019 CONTROVERSIAL. Luke Walton is already facing controversy as he takes over the Sacramento Kings’ head coaching job. Read more
Giannis runs roughshod on Pistons as Bucks sweep 1st round
The Bucks win a playoff series for the first time since 2001 and will face the Celtics, the team that eliminated them in the first round last season Published 11:14 AM, April 23, 2019 Updated 11:14 AM, April 23, 2019 READY YOUR BROOMS. Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks sweep... Read more
Yap ‘no regrets’ over missed game-tying triple
Rain or Shine fails to take a commanding 3-1 lead in the Philippine Cup semifinals as Magnolia levels the best-of-seven affair Published 11:55 PM, April 22, 2019 Updated 11:55 PM, April 22, 2019 BIG GAME BACK. Struggling in the first 3 games, James Yap has finally found his touch. Read more
Magnolia arrests meltdown to escape Rain or Shine in Game 4
The Hotshots knot the best-of-seven semifinals affair at 2-all after nearly squandering a 21-point lead Published 9:51 PM, April 22, 2019 Updated 9:51 PM, April 22, 2019 ALL TIED UP. Magnolia and Rain or Shine are now tied in the best-of-seven semifinals series. Read more
D-League: NU scores breakthrough over winless Trinity
SMDC-NU emerges victorious in the battle of winless teams Published 6:47 PM, April 22, 2019 Updated 6:47 PM, April 22, 2019 STELLAR. Dave Ildefonso leads his team with 18 points along with John Lloyd Clemente. Read more