Ginebra flashes never-say-die spirit in sweeping San Miguel

Ginebra beat the Bolts 87-85 in the finals on saturday. The final stage of the season-ending conference won't start until April 9. Coach Tim Cone recalls a popular Filipino movie series he watched in the past.
#Ginebra #News #Sports #Basketball


2 days ago

NBA: Grizzlies drop Hawks for sixth straight win

The visiting Memphis Grizzlies beat the Atlanta Hawks 123-119. Ja Morant and Desmond Bane combined for 52 points to extend their winning streak to six games on Sunday. The grizzlies have scored 100-plus points in 50 consecutive games.
#JaMorant #Grizzlies #News #Sports #Basketball


4 days ago

Former NBA big man Eric Montross undergoing cancer treatment

Eric Montross, 51, is undergoing treatment for cancer, according to a statement released by his family. The american 7-footer helped the university of north Carolina to the 1993 US national collegiate crown. He was selected ninth overall by the Boston Celtics in the 1994 NBA Draft.
#EricMontross #NBA #american #NBADraft #News #Sports #Basketball


5 days ago

PBA: Rondae Hollis-Jefferson says 'all good' amid groin injury concerns

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson was subbed out with three minutes left in the third quarter. He was never inserted back by coach Jojo Lastimosa as the game was already well in TNT’s hand. The former NBA player was a major problem for a Meralco side that was two days removed from a hard-fought overtime victory.
#RondaeHollis #PBA #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

PBA: Ginebra fends off San Miguel rally for 1-0 lead in semifinals

Barangay Ginebra shook off a fourth quarter rally by San Miguel Beer to claim a 121-112 victory in the opener of their best-of-five semifinal series. A chunk of the baskets made after the Beermen erased a 21-point deficit to tie the count at 95-all in the fourth to help the Gin Kings draw first blood.
#Ginebra #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

LA Tenorio on the bench for Ginebra after cancer revelation

La Tenorio was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. He made his first public appearance since his announcement three days earlier. His presence was seen as welcome news for the Gin Kings.
#LATenorio #Ginebra #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

PBA: Chris Newsome takes motivation from last conference's absence to fuel Meralco

Newsome was a wingman for the Bolts after squeaking past Magnolia, 113-107, at Araneta Coliseum on friday. He could have scored more or tallied more dimes if he wanted to advance to the next round. But he had to do things outside his usual arsenal.
#ChrisNewsome #PBA #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

LA Tenorio diagnosed with Stage 3 colon cancer

LA Tenorio has been diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. He had already been ruled out for the remainder of the governors' cup last March. The 38-year-old holds the PBA record for consecutive games played at 744.
#LATenorio #InquirerSports #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

NBA: Knicks soar late as Nuggets' slide continues

The host new york Knicks beat the Denver Nuggets 116-110 on saturday. Jalen Brunson scored 24 points, RJ Barrett had 21 and Immanuel Quickley finished with 10. A 9-2 run cut the deficit to one point and seven straight points later gave them their first lead.
#Knicks #News #Sports #Basketball


1 weeks ago

PBA: TNT grabs top seed with comeback win, send Ginebra to No

TNT beat barangay Ginebra 114-105 to reach the finals of the tournament. Defending champions are no. 2 San Miguel Beer and no. 7 Converge in the semifinals.
#TNT #News #Sports #Basketball


2 weeks ago

Former NBA center, Louisville star Felton Spencer dies at 55

The center played for his hometown program from 1986-90. He shot a school record 62.8 percent in 134 games. His sister, Tammy Pollock, tweeted that he died.
#FeltonSpencer #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball


2 weeks ago

Georgia Tech hires Damon Stoudamire as coach

A point guard and who played 13 seasons in the NBA, Stoudamire replaces Josh Pastner at the ACC program. Pastner was fired after seven seasons and a 109-114 record, including 15-18 this season.
#DamonStoudamire #GeorgiaTech #News #Sports #Basketball


2 weeks ago

NBA: Nets edge Nuggets despite Nikola Jokic's 27th triple-double

The visiting Brooklyn Nets beat the Denver Nuggets 122-120 on Sunday.NIc Claxton had 20 points, Dorian Finney-Smith had 15 points and 16 assists. Royce O’Neal finished with 11 for the nets.
#NikolaJokic #Nets #News #Sports #Basketball


2 weeks ago

NBA: Spurs upset Nuggets despite Nikola Jokic's triple-double

San Antonio Spurs beat the Western Conference-leading Denver Nuggets 128-120 on friday. The game was the opener of a six-game homestand for the Spurs, their longest of the season. It was the first time the Nuggs have lost this year when Jokic had a triple-double. Jeremy Sochan scored 19 points and Zach Collins hit for 14.
#NikolaJokic #Spurs #News #Sports #Basketball


2 weeks ago

NBA: Kyrie Irving propels Mavericks past Jazz with late run

Kyrie Irving scored 17 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to help the Mavericks withstand a challenge by the short-handed Utah Jazz in a 120-116 home victory. The jazz were missing Jordan Clarkson (sprained finger), Walker Kessler (non-Covid illness) and Collin Sexton (hamstring strain)
#KyrieIrving #Mavericks #News #Sports #Basketball


3 weeks ago

Oscar Piastri retires from race on his F1 debut

The 21-year-old had complained over the radio of gearbox problems. He was told the mechanics would swap his steering wheel when he pitted. The pit crew waited as the seconds ticked by after the tyres were changed.
#OscarPiastri #InquirerSports #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

NBA: Dejounte Murray scores 41, Hawks race past Blazers

Dejounte Murray scored 41 points to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 129-111 victory over the visiting Portland Trail Blazers on friday. He finished 17-for-22 from the field, including 5-for-5 from 3-point range, and added six assists and five rebounds.
#DejounteMurray #Hawks #News #Sports #Basketball


3 weeks ago

NBA: Tyler Herro, Heat turn back Pelicans

Kyle Lowry scored 26 points in the fourth quarter, leading the heat to a 100-96 win over the new Orleans Pelicans. The pelicans had a team-high 17 points from Trey Murphy III, 14 points, 16 rebounds and a double-double.
#TylerHerro #Heat #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

Jordan Clarkson praises Lauri Markkanen's 'crazy' growth this season

Lauri Markkanen has emerged as the Utah Jazz go-to player of their revamped line-up in the 2022-23 NBA season. The 25-year-old was traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers with Collin Sexton, Ochai Agbaji, and a couple of draft picks to the Jazz for Donovan Mitchell.
#LauriMarkkanen #UtahJazz #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

NBA: Warriors' Steph Curry returns from shoulder injury

Stephen Curry was a full participant in Monday's practice, which included a scrimmage. The Warriors went 6-5 in Curry's absence but are riding a two-game losing skid.
#StephenCurry #Warriors #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

NBA: Timberwolves get past Rockets with strong fourth quarter

The Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Houston Rockets 104-96 on tuesday. Rudy Gobert produced a double-double while D’Angelo Russell scored 22 points. Minnesota trailed by four entering the fourth but took a 92-83 lead.
#RudyGobert #MinnesotaTimberwolves #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

Ginebra downs Bay Area, nears another PBA title

Barangay Ginebra wins 101-91 to take control of the pBA commissioner's cup championship series. Defending champions Bay Area could put the series to bed this week at the fabled Smart Araneta Coliseum.
#BarangayGinebra #SmartAranetaColiseum #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

Tennis World No

Iga Swiatek will put a breakthrough 2022 season behind her to concentrate on staying at the pinnacle of the women’s game. The 21-year-old won eight singles titles, including the french and US Opens, in a stellar season that saw her take a commanding position at the top of the rankings.
#IgaSwiatek #InquirerSports #rench #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


3 months ago

NBA: Nikola Jokic, Nuggets edge Suns in OT

Nikola Jokic had 41 points, 15 rebounds and 15 assists. Aaron Gordon added 28 points and 13 rebounds for the nuggets. Deandre Ayton had 22 points and 16 rebounds, Chris Paul amassed 17 points. Suns lost Devin Booker to a groin injury just 4:20 into the game.
#NikolaJokic #Suns #News #Sports #Basketball


3 months ago

NBA: Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving return in Nets' win over Wizards

Kevin Durant scores a game-high 30 points, leading a cadre of returning Nets in double figures. Kyrie Irving added 24 points, including nine during a second-quarter run in which the Nets took the lead for good. Will Barton scored 22 points off the bench for the skidding Wizards, who have lost seven straight and 10 of 11.
#KevinDurant #Nets #News #Sports #Basketball


3 months ago

Team USA to play in Manila for Fiba World Cup

The United States men's national basketball team will play its group stages games in the Philippines. Co-host Japan has picked the Slovenians, while Indonesia the Canadians. Three sites will host visiting nations for the global meet that will begin on August 23, 2023. A total of 32 nations will be battling in the showcase that will culminate in the Philippine Arena.
#InquirerSports #FibaWorldCup #Slovenian #USA #News #Sports #Basketball


3 months ago

NBA: Pelicans take down Suns again, win seventh straight

New Orleans Pelicans complete two-game sweep of Phoenix Suns with 129-124 overtime victory. Zion Williamson scores 35 points for New Orleans, making 14 of 21 field-goal attempts. Suns lost fourth straight game as Chris Paul had six points and 11 assists before fouling out. Deandre Ayton had 28 points and 12 rebounds for Phoenix, Mikal Bridges 27 points, Cameron Payne 17.
#ZionWilliamson #Pelicans #News #Sports #Basketball


3 months ago

NBA: Andrew Nembhard leads Pacers into battle with Timberwolves

Andrew Nembhard is averaging 15.6 points and 7.2 assists while shooting 53.4 percent from the floor. Indiana Pacers beat Golden State Warriors 112-104 on Monday. Minnesota Timberwolves have lost four of their last five games. Wolves have won their last three meetings against Indiana, including 115-101 victory on Nov. 23.
#AndrewNembhard #IndianaPacers #News #Sports #Basketball


3 months ago

NBA: Grizzlies eke past Knicks as Ja Morant posts triple-double

Ja Morant scores the go-ahead basket with 13.9 seconds left for Memphis Grizzlies. He also had a career-high-tying 14 assists and 10 rebounds in his first triple-double since Jan. 28. Jaren Jackson Jr. Had 21 points and John Konchar added 10 points for the Grizzlies.
#JaMorant #MemphisGrizzlies #News #Sports #Basketball


4 months ago

NBA: Cameron Payne helps Suns put away Knicks

Cameron Payne scores a team-high 21 points and flirts with a triple-double for the Phoenix Suns. Deandre Ayton (13 points, 11 rebounds) had a double-double and scored the basket that put the Suns ahead for good with 8:28 left in the third quarter. Payne, playing in place of injured All-Star Chris Paul, added nine assists and seven rebounds.
#CameronPayne #Suns #News #Sports #Basketball


4 months ago

NBA: Luka Doncic posts 40-point triple-double in Mavericks win over Trail Blazers

Luka Doncic scores 42 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists in 117-112 victory over Portland Trail Blazers. Spencer Dinwiddie makes six 3-pointers to fuel Dallas Mavericks to victory. Jerami Grant scored a season-high 37 points and Damian Lillard recorded 29 points and 12 assists.
#LukaDoncic #Mavericks #News #Sports #Basketball


4 months ago

NBA: Pacers top Pelicans, Myles Turner scores 37 points

Myles Turner had 37 points to lead six Indiana scorers in double figures and 12 rebounds as the Pacers defeated the new Orleans pelicans 129-122 on Monday night. The hosts made 22 of 48 3-pointers (45.8 percent)
#MylesTurner #Pacers #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball


4 months ago

F1 governing body says it will correct Japanese Grand Prix 'issues'

The shortened Oct. 9 race at the japanese grand prix triggered anger and alarm. A recovery tractor was deployed while cars were following the safety car in poor visibility and slippery conditions. The FIA has undertaken a thorough analysis of the incidents.
#InquirerSports #JapaneseGrandPrix #apanese #News #Sports #F1Racing


5 months ago

NBA: Hornets to part ways with LiAngelo Ball

The middle of the three ball brothers, the former UCLA signee, also waived prior to the 2020-21 season by the Detroit Pistons and by the Hornets in advance of last season. Lonzo Ball is a member of the Chicago Bulls who is currently recovering from a knee injury.
#LiAngeloBall #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball


5 months ago

Gilas girls come up winless in Fiba 3x3 Under-17

Gilas Pilipinas women's youth team team fell out of the Fiba 33 Under-17 early with losses to Thailand and Hong Kong. The girls were unable to hold on to their hot starts, which came to be the deciding factor in both their losses.
#Gilas #Fiba #Fiba33Under17 #Thailand #News #Sports #Basketball


5 months ago

'Super-pumped' Novak Djokovic ending troubled year on a high

Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in Astana final to claim back-to-back titles. The 35-year-old has four titles from just 10 events this season following victories in Rome and at Wimbledon. Only Rafael Nadal, with 22, has more men’s majors than the Serb. The former world number one missed two of the four Slams, at the Australian and US Opens.
#NovakDjokovic #InquirerSports #Serb #Slam #Astana #News #Sports #Tennis


5 months ago

F1: 'Massive ask' for Red Bull to win all remaining races says Horner

Red bull have won 11 of the 16 races so far. Team boss Christian Horner said it would be a 'massive ask' for them to win all six remaining races on the calendar. If Verstappen scores 22 more points, he could wrap up the title in Singapore.
#ChristianHorner #RedBull #Singapore #News #Sports #F1Racing


6 months ago

Nets signing forward Markieff Morris—report

Brooklyn Nets agree to a one-year deal with forward Markieff Morris. The contract is pending the results of a physical exam for the 11-year veteran. Morris averaged 7.6 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 17 games (one start) for the Miami Heat in 2021-22.
#MarkieffMorris #BrooklynNets #News #Sports #Basketball


7 months ago

NBA: Thunder's Chet Holmgren undergoes foot surgery

Chet Holmgren, 20, will miss the 2022-23 season due to the injury. The 7-footer was the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA draft in June. The injury occurred 10 days ago as he defended LeBron James on a fast break during a Pro-Am game in Seattle.
#ChetHolmgren #Thunder #ProAm #Seattle #News #Sports #Basketball


7 months ago