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Cavs roll past Boston in Game 1

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The Cleveland Cavaliers routed the Boston Celtics, 117-104, in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday morning (Philippine time) at the TD Garden in Boston. LeBron James had 38 to lead Cleveland, which now has a 1-0 edge in the best-of-seven series. Jae Crowder and Avery Bradley had 21 each for the top-seeded […]

Posted: May 18th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Celtics advance to East Finals 

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BOSTON –Isaiah Thomas scored 29 points and had 12 assists, Kelly Olynyk scored a career-playoff high 26 points and the Boston Celtics used a big fourth quarter to outlast the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday night. Boston advances to the Eastern Conference finals, where it will host the […]

Posted: May 16th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

MIXED FEELINGS

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Players, coaches, still coming to terms with Yayoy Alcoseba’s shocking move to UC The appointment of local legend Raul “Yayoy” Alcoseba as new head coach of the University of Cebu (UC) was met with both shock and awe as players and fellow coaches alike struggled to wrap their heads around the fact that the veteran […]

Posted: May 11th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Tuburan now 3-0 after OT win against Danao

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Tuburan firmed up its hold of the top spot in the North Division Bracket 2 after pulling off a 108-104 overtime win over Danao City Wednesday night in the 2017 Cebu Governor’s Cup 21-Under Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament at the Tuburan Municipal Gym. Mike Parilla and Joycelee Oropino scored six and five points respectively in the […]

Posted: May 11th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Wizards tie series, 2-2

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The Washington Wizards defeated the  Boston Celtics, 121-102, in Game 4 of the East Semifinals at the Verizon Center in Washington. Five players scored in twin digits for  Washington headed by Bradley Beal’s 29 as the Wizards knotted the best-of-seven series at 2-2. John Wall added 27, Otto Porter chipped in 18, Markieff Morris scored […]

Posted: May 8th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Cavs complete another sweep, make East Finals

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TORONTO — LeBron James scored 35 points, Kyrie Irving added 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers completed a four-game sweep of Toronto, beating the Raptors 109-102 on Sunday (Monday morning Philippine time) to give James his seventh consecutive trip to the Eastern Conference Finals. Kyle Korver scored 18 points to help the Cavaliers become the first […]

Posted: May 8th, 2017 in Breaking,Uncategorized | Read More »

107-PT MASSACRE

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  Coming off a 102-point victory, Mandaue City scored yet another lopsided win after it massacred Pilar, 157-50, last Friday night in the North Division Bracket 1 of the 2017 Cebu Governor’s Cup 21-Under Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament at the Compostela Municipal Gym in Compostela town, northern Cebu. The resounding victory put Mandaue a game away […]

Posted: May 7th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Rockets finish off Westbrook-led Thunder

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James Harden scored 34 points while Lou Williams added 22 and Houston defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder, 105-99, in Game 5 at the Toyota Center Wednesday morning (Philippine time) to advance to the Western Conference semifinals. The Rockets took the series, 4-1, and will await the winner of the San Antonio-Memphis series that was ongoing […]

Posted: April 26th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Balanced scoring helps Houston down Oklahoma in game 4

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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 »