Bucks close in on NBA title, rally past Suns

Reuters 07/18/2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo collected 32 points and nine rebounds to fuel the visiting Milwaukee Bucks to a 123-119 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Saturday in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Khris Middleton added 29 points for…

Lakers eye 17th NBA crown while Heat remain defiant

10/09/2020

Orlando—The Los Angeles Lakers can complete the franchise’s return to the pinnacle of basketball here Friday (Saturday morning, October 10, 2020, Philippine time) as they look to seal a record-equalling 17th NBA Finals crown with a victory…

Celtics control second half, top Heat to win Game 5

AP 09/26/2020

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida — Jayson Tatum and the Boston Celtics clearly are not ready to see the world that exists outside the NBA’s restart bubble. And a big second half extended their stay at Walt Disney…

It’s going to be Meralco vs Ginebra in the finals again

Denison Rey A. Dalupang 12/24/2019

ANTIPOLO—With its defense clicking in the final three periods, Meralco on Monday night, December 23, 2019, took the best that TNT could offer and beat the KaTropa silly in the end, with an 89-78 victory in the…

NBA says Gasol should have gone to foul line late in Game 5

AP 06/12/2019

  OAKLAND, California — The NBA says Toronto’s Marc Gasol should have been given two free throws with 49 seconds left of Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, a game that the Raptors lost to…

Golden State survives Toronto’s late-game surge to stay alive in NBA Finals

AP 06/11/2019

Toronto—Stephen Curry scored 31 points, Klay Thompson added 26 and they led a season-saving surge that gave the Golden State Warriors a 106-105 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday night (Tuesday morning, Philippine time) in Game…

Durant returns for Game 5, then leaves again after getting hurt in 2nd quarter

AP 06/11/2019

  Toronto—Kevin Durant’s comeback game for the Golden State Warriors did not last long. Durant left Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors early in the second quarter, limping off after presumably aggravating the…

NBA Finals Game 5: Raptors can win it all; Durant may return 

AP 06/11/2019

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors can win their first championship and end Golden State’s quest for three in a row with one more victory. The Raptors can do it Monday night (Tuesday morning, Philippine time) in Game…

Cebuano Calo on Game 5 of MPBL Finals: Hear us Tigers roar 

Jonas Rey N. Panerio 04/23/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—With the Davao Occidental Tigers being given a chance to snatch the national title in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) with their incredible come-from-behind victory in Game 4, Cebuano guard Eman Calo vows that…

Winner-take-all match: Test of mental fortitude

Jonas N. Panerio 10/18/2015

For the fifth season in a row, the title in the Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) will be decided through a sudden-death Game Five. And with the 10-time Cebu champions University of the Visayas Green Lancers…

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