LeBron blames China mess on Rockets GM’s ‘misinformed’ tweet
The NBA controversy continues as LeBron James’ comments draw praise in China, but harsh criticism in the United States @afp Published 3:50 PM, October 15, 2019 Updated 3:50 PM, October 15, 2019 CONTROVERSIAL. Unlike several NBA superstars, LeBron James issues a direct comment on the NBA-China row. Photo by... Read more
Standhardinger still shows up for Gilas Pilipinas practice despite trade
National team coach Tim Cone says he is ‘proud’ of Christian Standhardinger for not using his trade from San Miguel to NorthPort as an excuse to skip practice Published 10:01 PM, October 14, 2019 Updated 10:01 PM, October 14, 2019 DETERMINED. Christian Standhardinger shows his dedication to Gilas Pilipinas. Read more
BRT Sumisip-St Clare nips Marinerong Pilipino for PBA D-League crown
BRT Sumisip-St Clare nails back-to-back wins for the title Read more
San Miguel ships Standhardinger to NorthPort for Tautuaa
Christian Standhardinger and Mo Tautuaa exchange places following a shocking trade Published 7:00 PM, October 14, 2019 Updated 7:00 PM, October 14, 2019 GOODBYE. Christian Standhardinger bids farewell to San Miguel after helping the Beermen win two PBA titles. Read more
Ginebra spoils Wells’ 52-point explosion to stun San Miguel
Justin Brownlee unleashes a triple-double as Barangay Ginebra snaps its skid while pinning a first loss on San Miguel Published 9:14 PM, October 13, 2019 Updated 9:14 PM, October 13, 2019 TRIPLE-DOUBLE. Justin Brownlee powers Ginebra past sister team San Miguel. Read more
House on fire as Alaska nabs first win
Frank House drops a huge double-double as Alaska scores a breakthrough win in the 2019 PBA Governors’ Cup Published 6:55 PM, October 13, 2019 Updated 6:55 PM, October 13, 2019 COMING THROUGH. Frank House lifts the Alaska Aces to their first win. Read more
Nets beat Lakers to bring merciful end to tense China tour
As the NBA’s controversial preseason China tour wraps up, it leaves behind questions over the future of a key market @afp Published 7:40 AM, October 13, 2019 Updated 7:40 AM, October 13, 2019 STILL POPULAR. On court, Chinese fans continue to cheer for NBA superstars like LeBron James. Read more
McDaniels erupts for 51 as TNT stays unbeaten
TNT banks on KJ McDaniels’ 51-point explosion to secure their sixth straight victory Published 10:22 PM, October 12, 2019 Updated 10:22 PM, October 12, 2019 ALL OUT. TNT import KJ McDaniels and Meralco’s Allen Durham both deliver staggering numbers. Read more
NorthPort tops Phoenix to snap skid
Mo Tautuaa leads a balanced charge as NorthPort dumps Phoenix to halt its four-game slide Published 7:40 PM, October 12, 2019 Updated 7:40 PM, October 12, 2019 TANGLED. Phoenix import Eugene Phelps and NorthPort counterpart Mychal Ammons contest the ball. Read more
Time out? China’s NBA row suddenly cools
After a week of ferocious attack on the NBA, China’s state press and internet now appear to be skirting the issue @afp Published 9:47 AM, October 12, 2019 Updated 9:47 AM, October 12, 2019 TRUCE. The NBA-China feud starts to simmer down. Read more