Antetokounmpo tip-in saves Bucks in Game 4

Brian J. Ochoa 04/23/2018

MILWAUKEE — After losing a 20-point lead to the Boston Celtics, the Milwaukee Bucks were determined not to lose another playoff game. Leave it to All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo to come up with a big play in…

Future of the NBA? Sixers show they could be after Game 4 win over Miami

AP 04/22/2018

MIAMI — Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid certainly aren’t acting like playoff first-timers, and JJ Redick provided the veteran leadership that Philadelphia so desperately needed. The 76ers might very well be the NBA’s team of the future.…

Raptors, Warriors draw first blood

Brian J. Ochoa 04/15/2018

  The East’s top team Toronto and defending champion Golden State took Game 1 of their respective first round playoff games on Sunday morning (Philippine time). The Raptors downed the eight-ranked Washington Wizards, 114-106, while the Warriors,…

Casey, D’Antoni named All-Star game coaches

PR 01/29/2018

Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey and his staff will coach Team LeBron in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, Feb. 18 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Casey becomes the Raptors’ first All-Star Game…

2018 NBA All-Star roster named

Cebu Daily News 01/26/2018

TEAM STEPHEN: Starters— Stephen Curry James Harden DeMar DeRozan Giannis Antetokounmpo Joel Embiid Reserves— Damian Lillard Kyle Lowry Klay Thompson Jimmy Butler Draymond Green Al Horford Karl Anthony Towns TEAM LEBRON: Starters— LeBron James Kevin Durant Kyrie…

Clarkson scores 25, leads Lakers to victory over Suns

AP 11/14/2017

Phoenix — Lonzo Ball could only watch from the bench as the Los Angeles Lakers pulled away late to beat the Phoenix Suns. Jordan Clarkson was just playing too well to come off the court. Clarkson scored…

Thunder too much for young Bucks

AP 11/01/2017

Milwaukee— Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder were met with little resistance as they kept attacking the lane. When the reigning NBA MVP didn’t take it to the hoop himself, he found Steven Adams in the…

No more East vs West in NBA All-Star Game 

AP 10/04/2017

  NEW YORK — The NBA is scrapping the East vs. West format for its All-Star Game and will have captains pick teams this season. The league said Tuesday the two starters with the highest fan vote…

Life is a ball

Gerard Pareja 07/23/2017

  It all started with my choosing a good wife, pagarpar pa ni LaVar Ball dihang gipangutana siya kon giunsa niya paghimo ang iyang tulo ka mga anak nga lalake ngadto sa pagka bangiitang mga basketbolista. “I…

Westbrook is NBA MVP

AP 06/27/2017

NEW YORK–Russell Westbrook has been voted NBA MVP after setting a record with 42 triple-doubles last season. Westbrook’s victory ended the first NBA Awards show, which included two wins apiece for the Houston Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks.…