TNT dispatches GlobalPort to win fifth straight
KaTropa capitalizes on GlobalPort’s 20 costly turnovers to win by 21 points KATROPA WINS. TNT grabs their fifth straight win at the expense of the struggling Batang Pier. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – The TNT KaTropa listed their fifth straight victory in the 2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup... Read more
Ringless at 40, Vince Carter is still adding to his legendary career
More than just a nostalgia act, Vince Carter is proving valuable to the Memphis Grizzlies VINSANITY. Vince Carter has remained relevant and employed by being able to adapt to whatever a team needs. File photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images/AFP Vince Carter is nearly a half-century old, and he’s still... Read more
Phoenix Fuel Masters down Alaska to snap two-game skid
Phoenix’s import Jameel McKay explodes for 42 points but exits the game early with cramps FUEL TO WIN. Jameel McKay of Phoenix had a standout game but sat down early with cramps. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Phoenix Fuel Masters put a halt to their... Read more
ABS-CBN, Sky Cable dispute Solar’s ‘unpaid fees’ claim – report
Sky Cable says the reason NBA coverage has been interrupted is that Solar, not themselves, have ‘significant outstanding debts’ HOOPS HEADACHES. Both Sky Cable and Solar agree that unpaid fees are to blame for NBA fans missing some channels as the playoffs begin. They disagree about who is at... Read more
Cavs overcome 25-point halftime deficit to stun Pacers in Game 3
LeBron scores 41 as he passes Kobe for number 3 on the all-time playoff scoring list KING JAMES. LeBron James leads his team back from almost certain defeat to take a 3-0 lead. File photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP LOS ANGELES, USA – LeBron James led a fourth-quarter assault... Read more
JaVale McGee is perfect from the field as Warriors go up 2-0
No Durant, no problem as the Golden State Warriors win Game 2 over the Blazers by 29 points NO ONE’S FOOL. JaVale McGee scores 15 points on a perfect 7-of-7 shooting to go along with 4 blocks and 5 rebounds in just 13 minutes on the court. File photo... Read more
How Russell Westbrook’s success spelled doom for OKC
After averaging a triple-double during the regular season, Westbrook is finding himself a victim of his own success THUNDERSTRUCK. With the Thunder down 0-2 in the first round, it’s Westbrook’s fault that he was too good for his own good. Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images/AFP Russell Westbrook is too... Read more
Wizards, Rockets take 2-0 playoff series leads
The Wizards down the Atlanta Hawks as Bradley Beal scores 16 of his 31 in the fourth quarter, while the Rockets close the show strong against the Thunder ROCKET FUEL. James Harden and the Rockets erased a 15-point deficit to take a 2-0 series lead. File photo by Christian... Read more
Grieving Isaiah Thomas thanks Celtics fans for support
‘This has been without question the hardest week of my life,’ says Thomas GRIEVING CELTIC. Isaiah Thomas has played with a heavy heart after the death of his sister Chyna. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP NEW YORK, USA – Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas said Wednesday, April 19... Read more
WATCH: Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined for flipping off fan
Boston’s playoff struggles catch up to Smart NOT SMART. Marcus Smart told a random fan they were number one, but with the wrong finger. File photo by Jason Szenes/EPA NEW YORK, USA – Marcus Smart’s frustrated flip of his middle finger toward a fan has earned the Boston Celtics... Read more