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Ginerbra fans provide  instant energy – Brownlee

By JAN CARLO ANOLIN       Justin Brownlee just finished answering queries from the press outside the dugout and was headed to the South Gate exit of the Smart Araneta Coliseum Wednesday night. It is just normal for fans to wait outside the gates where the games were held. But after the Kings crushed the […]

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Mighty targets Dubai crown

By JONAS TERRADO   Its title or bust as far as coach Charles Tiu is concerned as Mighty Sports Philippines hopes to improve on last year’s podium finish in the Dubai Invitational Basketball Tournament which starts Jan. 23. With a talented roster composed of crack foreign players, veterans and top amateur standouts, Tiu said there’s […]

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Giannis, Bucks hold off Celtics

New Orleans 138, Utah 132 Milwaukee 128, Boston 123 Phoenix 121, New York 98 LA Clippers 122, Orlando 95 Denver 134, Golden State 131 (OT)   MILWAUKEE (AP) – Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points and 17 rebounds, Khris Middleton scored 23 and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Boston Celtics 128-123 on Thursday night. With […]

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Bulacan, Pasig down MPBL rivals

ANGELES CITY — The Bulacan Kuyas and the Pasig-Sta. Lucia Realtors took the shortcut while the Pampanga Giant Lanterns treaded the long route toward victories in the Chooks-to-Go/MPBL Lakan Season on Thursday. Bulacan blew a 20-point lead before nipping the Caloocan Supremos, 81-79, while Pasig wasted a 25-point spread before downing also-ran Imus Bandera, 93-88, […]

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LeBron stretches lead  in All-Star Game voting

NEW YORK (AFP) – Los Angeles Lakers star forward LeBron James stretched his overall lead in NBA All-Star Game fan balloting to 149,564 votes over Dallas guard Luka Doncic in returns revealed Thursday. It appears that James and Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo will be captains for next month’s 69th NBA All-Star Game on February 16 at […]

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Kings seek PBA Govs’ Cup clincher

BY JONAS TERRADO Game Friday (Mall of Asia Arena) 7 p.m. – Ginebra vs Meralco (Ginebra leads series 3-1)   Series Summary Game 1: Ginebra 91, Meralco 87 Game 2: Meralco 104, Ginebra 102 Game 3: Ginebra 92, Meralco 84 Game 4: Ginebra 94, Meralco 72   Barangay Ginebra San Miguel sees no reason to […]

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