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48 joining PBA draft

By Jonas Terrado The PBA on Monday confirmed the entry of 48 applicants for its annual Rookie Draft slated Sunday afternoon at Robinsons Place Manila. Leading the cast is the trio of CJ Perez, Ray Parks Jr. and Robert Bolick, who are favorites to be chosen first by the Columbian Dyip in the league’s annual […]

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MPBL: San Juan ends Bataan’s win run

Games Today (Caloocan Sports Complex) 7 p.m. – Bulacan vs Laguna 9 p.m. – Caloocan vs Pampanga BALANGA, Bataan – Visiting San Juan came and conquered Bataan by snapping the Risers’ 14-game winning run in the MPBL Datu Cup late Monday night at the People’s Center here. The Knights, supported by Go-For-Gold, outlasted the Zetapro-backed […]

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RJ Abarrientos leads stellar cast

Without Ateneo’s 7-foot-1 center Kai Sotto, the spotlight is likely to fall on Far Eastern University’s RJ Abarrientos when the 7th Philippine Secondary Schools Basketball Championship ‘Rain or Shine Cup’ unwraps on Saturday at the SGS gym in Quezon City. The nephew of PBA great Johnny Abarrientos – himself a Tamaraw legend – is making […]

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Curry fires  38 as GSW tame Wolves

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Stephen Curry had 38 points, seven rebounds and six assists, and Golden State beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 on Monday night in Draymond Green’s return to the Warriors’ lineup. Klay Thompson scored 26 points and Kevin Durant had 22 as Golden State prepared for Wednesday’s showdown with Toronto by earning its […]

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Warriors: SI’s ‘Sportsperson of the Year’

OAKLAND, United States (AFP) – The all-conquering Golden State Warriors have become only the fourth team in history to be awarded Sports Illustrated’s annual “Sportsperson of the Year” award, the magazine announced on Monday. The Warriors, who won their third NBA crown in four seasons this year, were honored with the award in recognition of […]

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NBA: LeBron’s Lakers outlasts Wade’s Heat in final meeting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 28 points and the Los Angeles Lakers survived Dwyane Wade’s 15-point performance in the second half of the superstars’ probable final on-court meeting for a 108-105 victory over the Miami Heat on Monday night.

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