NBA
THE Milwaukee Bucks are staying home for Christmas, which is becoming an annual perk for reigning NBA champions.The NBA released the schedule for the Dec. 25 quintupleheader on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time), and the Bucks will play host to the Boston ...
Aug 18, 2021
PBA
THE PBA is exploring the possibility of a Christmas Day game this year.Commissioner Willie Marcial said they are eyeing the Dec. 25 game as the league expects this PBA season to end in January 2022."Sana," said Marcial during Friday's ...
Jul 10, 2021
NBA
LOS ANGELES - When LeBron James checked the stat sheet as he left the Staples Center court after his latest high-scoring Christmas victory, he realized the Lakers had scored 138 points with a mere 22 from him.The NBA champions already look ...
Dec 26, 2020
NBA
LOS ANGELES - Anthony Davis scored 28 points and LeBron James had 22 while becoming the second-leading Christmas scorer in NBA history during the Los Angeles Lakers' 138-115 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night (Saturday, Manila time).Montrezl ...
Dec 26, 2020
NBA
BOSTON - Kyrie Irving scored 37 points with eight assists in his return to Boston and Kevin Durant added 29 for Brooklyn on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) to lead the Nets to a 123-95 victory over the Celtics.Jarrett Allen added 11 ...
Dec 26, 2020
NBA
MIAMI - Erik Spoelstra remained perfect on Christmas, and a record-tying show from Duncan Robinson helped him stay that way.Robinson made seven 3-pointers - tying the Christmas single-game mark - and scored 23 points, helping the Heat beat the New Orleans ...
Dec 26, 2020
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Khris Middleton scored 31 points and the Milwaukee Bucks routed the Golden State Warriors, 138-99, on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) to win their first Christmas Day home game in over half a century.Middleton went 10 of 15 overall and ...
Dec 26, 2020
NBA
DENVER - Brandon Ingram had no clue how many 3-pointers he'd made until a voice from across the locker room informed him.Seven. An assist to injured rookie Zion Williamson for providing the pertinent information.Ingram scored 31 points, including ...
Dec 26, 2019
NBA
SAN FRANCISCO - Draymond Green scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half, Damion Lee had 22 points and a career-high 15 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors beat the Houston Rockets 116-104 on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).D&# ...
Dec 26, 2019
NBA
PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid was unyielding under the basket, arms extended sky high as Giannis Antetokounmpo tried to plow through the All-Star center for a bucket. Embiid absorbed the contact and slapped the ball out of Antetokounmpo's hands, one of ...
Dec 26, 2019
PBA
FOR the second straight year, players, team officials, and the rest of the PBA family can celebrate Christmas at the comfort of their homes as the league did away with the traditional Dec. 25 game.Even though the league draws a huge ...
Dec 13, 2019
NBA
NEW YORK - Giannis Antetokounmpo was so eager to make a rim-rocking Christmas debut that he overshot the basket on his first attempt, a dunk from one side that ended with the ball all the way in the opposite corner."I was ...
Dec 26, 2018
NBA
THE Los Angeles Lakers had a 32-point first quarter to seize control and held off the Golden State Warriors for a 127-101 victory on Tuesday in Oakland (Wednesday, Manila time).LeBron James went 6 for 11, delivering 17 points, 13 ...
Dec 26, 2018
NBA
ATARI's original video game console was the hot toy. Leisure suits were cool. Elvis Presley unexpectedly died. The first "Star Wars" movie was released.The year was 1977.That was the last time the Milwaukee Bucks appeared on Christmas Day."It&# ...
Dec 25, 2018
NBA
OKLAHOMA CITY - Russell Westbrook had 31 points and 11 assists to help the Oklahoma City Thunder stay hot with a 112-107 win over the Houston Rockets on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time).Paul George scored 24 points and Carmelo Anthony added ...
Dec 26, 2017
NBA
BOSTON - Bradley Beal scored 25 points, John Wall had 21 points and 14 assists, and the Washington Wizards beat Boston, 111-103, on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) in the Celtics' first Christmas Day home game in franchise history.Otto Porter Jr. ...
Dec 26, 2017
PBA
BOCAUE - Kiefer Ravena showed there is much more than the rivalry game between Ginebra and Magnolia during the PBA Christmas Day presentation.The NLEX rookie sensation made sure not to disappoint family and fans as the PBA again brought the holiday games ...
Dec 25, 2017
NBA
OAKLAND, California - Mike Brown had just finished spending some rare down time on Alameda's Coast Guard Island stuffing care packages for overseas military and veterans when Camille Spaulding approached to introduce herself and tell the Warriors assistant coach about a ...
Dec 25, 2017
NBA
EL SEGUNDO, California - Lonzo Ball has a sprained left shoulder and will sit out of the Lakers' game against Minnesota on Christmas.The team said on Sunday (Monday, Manila time) an MRI revealed the sprain that Ball sustained in the second ...
Dec 25, 2017
NBA
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Isaiah Thomas played Santa Claus on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time). Soon, he'll be playing point guard for the Cavaliers.Thomas said he could be on the floor in games as early as next week for Cleveland after being ...
Dec 21, 2017
PBA
BOCAUE, Bulacan - Marc Pingris was tasked to guard Japeth Aguilar for the most part of Sunday's marquee match at the Philippine Arena here. But not even one of the best defenders in the league could do anything to stop the ...
Dec 25, 2016
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