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By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 19, 2017 - 12:24am

This early in the NBA season, the Boston Celtics are making waves as the league’s miracle team, starting the campaign with two straight losses then rebounding to win 14 in a row to take pole position in the Eastern Conference.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 14, 2017 - 12:12am

Alaska coach Alex Compton said the other day he’s looking forward to a big rebound by the Aces this coming PBA season with high expectations of bringing back the fighting spirit that has defined the franchise in building a championship tradition.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 10, 2017 - 12:51am

Hold your horses! The ninth annual “El Kabayo” Horsefest is set on Nov. 18 and 19 at the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga with Sheriff Gabby LaO calling all hippophiles, Wild West enthusiasts, sports fans and just plain fun-lovers to rein in on the weekend parade.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 9, 2017 - 12:25am

Gilas head coach Chot Reyes delivered an inspiring talk before over 1,000 participants of the sixth annual National Basketball Training Center Coaches Convention at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig last Monday.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 7, 2017 - 12:33am

Golden State Warriors and Cleveland have faced off in the last three NBA Finals with the Warriors claiming the crown in 2015 and 2017.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated November 2, 2017 - 12:30am

Phoenix rookie Jason Perkins said the other day he’s ready for the physicality in the PBA with the promise to do whatever it takes to win as the recent draft’s fourth overall pick after Christian Standhardinger, Kiefer Ravena and Toto Jose.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 31, 2017 - 12:20am

There were 43 rookie hopefuls picked in the PBA draft before a huge audience that packed the corridors of four floors at the Robinsons Place Manila last Sunday.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 27, 2017 - 12:29am

For Barangay Ginebra guard LA Tenorio, the key to winning Game 7 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals is rebounding. Ginebra would’ve clinched the best-of-7 series in Game 6 if only the Barangay controlled the glass but instead, Meralco won the battle of the boards, 51-41. It was the first time in the duel that Ginebra was outrebounded by the Bolts.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 26, 2017 - 12:31am

Decision-Day to settle the winning bid for the hosting rights of the 2023 FIBA World Cup will be on Dec. 9 during the FIBA Central Board meeting, where the vote is in the agenda, at the FIBA headquarters in Mies, a town near Geneva in Switzerland.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 24, 2017 - 12:19am

In the PBA Governors Cup Finals, it’s about starting strong and finishing stronger. The series opener has been the only blowout so far with Barangay Ginebra winning, 102-87, after leading in 45:42 of 48 minutes. The next four contests were settled in the fourth period with late bursts.