KAI Sotto knows he has a lot to improve on in his game as he chases the NBA dream.And he feels fortunate that a former NBA player in Chuck Person took him under his wing as the Filipino center trained at ...
May 14, 2020
CHICAGO - In the ongoing saga of helping his son fulfill the childhood dream of becoming the first full-blooded Filipino to make it in the NBA, Ervin Sotto has assumed more roles than Leonardo DiCaprio.Point man, Close confidant. Motivator-in-chief. ...
Apr 22, 2020
NBA
ATLANTA - The holiday season is over but Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young still had some charity gift giving in mind: wiping out medical debt for hundreds of the city's residents.The 21-year-old star donated $10,000 to ...
Jan 9, 2020
NEW YORK - The NFL said Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that 11 teams have committed to attending Colin Kaepernick's workout in Atlanta this weekend and that more teams are expected to attend the former NFL quarterback's audition.The league also announced ...
Nov 15, 2019
KAI Sotto is joining The Skill Factory (TSF), an Atlanta-based development program.The 7-foot-2 prodigy bared the news on his YouTube channel, committing to the program which previously had NBA MVP James Harden and All-Star John Wall in ...
Nov 9, 2019
KAI Sotto has started intensive training in Atlanta in his quest to be the first homegrown Filipino player to make it to the NBA.Rory Jones posted a series of short videos on his Instagram account @coachjones5079 of the 16-year-old ...
Apr 8, 2019
KAI Sotto has taken his first step in his quest to be the first homegrown Filipino player in the NBA as he arrived in a US training facility late Tuesday night (Manila time).The 16-year old UAAP Season 81 Juniors MVP ...
Apr 3, 2019
ATLANTA - Tiger Woods made it look and sound as if he had never been gone.More than turning back time, every hole seemed like the one before Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) at the Tour Championship. A tee shot striped down the middle ...
Sep 23, 2018
NBA
OKLAHOMA CITY - Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City.A person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press the Thunder are sending Anthony and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard Dennis Schroder and ...
Jul 20, 2018
NBA
NEW YORK - Jeremy Lin's injury-plagued stint in Brooklyn is over.The Nets have agreed to trade Lin to the Atlanta Hawks, a person with knowledge of the deal said early Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on ...
Jul 13, 2018
NBA
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks are going Euro with their rebuild again, the same way they did 20 years ago with Dirk Nowitzki.Dallas moved up two spots in the NBA draft Thursday night (Friday, Manila time) to get Slovenian guard Luka Doncic, ...
Jun 22, 2018
NBA
ATLANTA - Gary Payton believes the United States is behind other nations in organized 3-on-3 basketball.A first step in catching up was Saturday's opening day (Sunday, Manila time) of Dew NBA 3X, a six-city US tour of ...
May 22, 2016
ATLANTA - Concerned about the threat of the Zika virus, USA Swimming has moved a pre-Olympic training camp from Puerto Rico to Atlanta.Frank Busch, the national team director, sent out a letter Thursday (Friday, Manila time) to all national team athletes ...
May 20, 2016
NBA
ATLANTA - Atlanta city leaders are asking the NBA to move the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte after North Carolina lawmakers passed legislation seen as limiting LGBT protections.Atlanta's City Council introduced a resolution Tuesday asking the NBA to move ...
Mar 30, 2016
NBA
BOSTON - Isaiah Thomas scored 17 of his 23 points in the second half and added 10 assists as the Boston Celtics recovered from early shooting troubles to beat the Atlanta Hawks, 106-93, on Friday night (Saturday, Manila time).The Hawks played ...
Nov 14, 2015
NBA
CLEVELAND - Cavaliers coach David Blatt said on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that LeBron James might not play for the remainder of Cleveland's exhibition season.James sat out his second straight game against Indiana after not playing on Tuesday against Atlanta. ...
Oct 16, 2015
NBA
ATLANTA - Paul Millsap became an All-Star in his first two years with Atlanta and helped lead the Hawks to their first Eastern Conference finals.He's back for at least two more years on a new contract which doubles his ...
Jul 2, 2015
NBA
ATLANTA - The season didn't end like they wanted.Not even close.But, despite the sting of a humiliating playoff defeat, the Atlanta Hawks seem closer than ever to winning a championship."We grew up faster than we thought," forward DeMarre ...
May 28, 2015
NBA
ATLANTA - Anthony Davis said he still wasn't at full strength after missing one game with an illness.New Orleans' All-Star forward would have difficulty convincing the Hawks.Davis had 34 points, including 13 in the Pelicans' fourth ...
Mar 22, 2014
NBA
SACRAMENTO, California - Kyle Korver scored 22 points, reserve Lou Williams had 21 and the Atlanta Hawks beat Sacramento 112-96 on Friday night (Saturday, Manila time) for their ninth consecutive win against the Kings.Al Horford had 20 points and 10 rebounds ...
Nov 17, 2012
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