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Balanced scoring helps Houston down Oklahoma in game 4

Five players scored in twin digits as Houston defeated Oklahoma, 113-109, in Game 4 of their Western Conference first round playoff series Monday morning. Rockets center Nenê had 28 to help the team take a 3-1 lead against the Thunder. Other twin-digit finishers were Lou Williams (18), Eric Gordon (18), James Harden (16), and Trevor […]

Posted: April 24th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Cavs advance with sweep of Pacers

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LeBron James had 33 points while Kyrie Irving added 28 as the Cleveland Cavaliers   defeated the Indiana Pacers,106-102, in their first-round Eastern Conference playoffs Monday morning. With the win, the defending champion Cavs have swept the Pacers, 4-0, and will advance to the Eastern semis where they will meet the winner of the Toronto-Milwaukee […]

Posted: April 24th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Visiting teams lose opening games

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Visiting teams got a rude welcome from host squads in the resumption of action of the 2017 Cebu Governor’s Cup 21–&–Under Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament last Wednesday night. The Talisay City Aqua Stars proved too much for the San Fernando Spartans in their 76-48 triumph in the South Division Bracket 1 at the Talisay City Sports […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Dimsum emerges inaugural champ in CEC Alumni Basketball League

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DIMSUM Frito snatched the inaugural crown of the Cebu Eastern College (CEC) Alumni Basketball League after it topped Family Appliance, 79-65, in their championship match last Tuesday night at the CEC Gym. The inside-outside tandem of Earn Saguindel and Mark Bukiron catapulted Dimsum Frito to the championship crown that went with the P12,000 top purse. […]

Posted: April 19th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Clippers bounce back

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LOS ANGELES –Blake Griffin led a smash-mouth revival of Lob City with 24 points, DeAndre Jordan had a double-double and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 99-91 on Tuesday night (Wednesday morning Philippine time) to even their playoff series at 1-1. Jordan finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds, and Chris Paul added […]

Posted: April 19th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

East top seed Celtics in trouble as Bulls take 2-0 lead

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BOSTON –Jimmy Butler scored 22 points, Rajon Rondo finished one rebound shy of a triple-double and the Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 111-97 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their series against the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Butler added eight rebounds and eight assists. Rondo’s night ended with […]

Posted: April 19th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Basketball and Character Camp underway

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RDAK Transport Equipment and the Pinoy Youth Dreamers will be staging a summer-long basketball camp called “Basketball and Character Camp 2017” at the Ateneo de Cebu basketball courts along Mango Avenue. Headed by four-time Cesafi juniors champions Rommel Rasmo of the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu Magis Eagles, and Beaujing Acot, founder and director of […]

Posted: April 17th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Durant shines in first playoff game with Warriors

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Kevin Durant had 32 points and 10 rebounds in his Golden State playoff debut while Steph Curry scored 29 points, and the Warriors downed the Portland Trailblazers, 121-109, in Game 1 of their Western first-round series. Cj McCollum scored a playoff career-best 41 points, and Damian Lillard added 34, but the Warriors made the crucial […]

Posted: April 17th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Day 2 upset: No. 8 Bulls topple No.1 Celtics

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Jimmy Butler scored 23 of his 30 points in the second half and the Chicago Bulls upset the top-seeded Boston Celtics, 106-102, on Monday (PH time) at the TD Garden in Boston. The Bulls now have a 1-0 lead in their series with the Celtics and also stole home court advantage with the win. Boston […]

Posted: April 17th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Red Bull Reign in Cebu on May 13

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RED BULL Reign will touch down in Cebu on May 13 at the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu basketball courts to look for the best three-on-three squad to represent the city in the national finals on May 27. This unique 3×3 basketball tournament will pit hopefuls against one another in a high-endurance, offensive-driven battle that […]

Posted: April 12th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »