PBA
CEBU CITY - Rizzini Alexis Gomez, daughter of former PBA player Rhoel and muse of Alaska back in the pro league's opening in 2012, died on Tuesday morning after a long bout with lung cancer.She was 25.News of her ...
Oct 13, 2015
NBA
Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force.The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder. The entertainer is blind, ...
Aug 28, 2015
REY Mysterio Jr. keeps a collection of his vibrant outfits and masks lined up in a closet, doubling them as works of art.Even in the wake of tragedy, the 5-foot-6 high flyer and wrestling great is in no rush ...
Aug 8, 2015
CINCINNATI - Lauren Hill spent her final year polishing a layup and inspiring others to live fully. She succeeded at both.The 19-year-old freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University died at a hospital on Friday, the co-founder of ...
Apr 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Florida - Morgan Hoffmann's day began with news that his 97-year-old grandmother died Thursday morning. It ended with his first lead on the US PGA Tour.Hoffman began his round with a 35-foot birdie putt on No. ...
Mar 20, 2015
BRISBANE, Australia - A 23-year-old Australian boxer died on Monday, two days after losing consciousness following a loss to a Filipino boxer in a 10-round featherweight bout.Family spokesman James O'Shea confirmed Braydon Smith, who was in the ...
Mar 16, 2015
TEARS flowed amid the fun and laughter during a tribute game for the late former San Beda Red Cub Coi Mendoza.Mendoza's parents, Roger and Louie, were overcome with emotion and could only express their gratitude to the college basketball stars ...
Mar 1, 2015
NBA
BRISTOL, Connecticut - Stuart Scott, the longtime "SportsCenter" anchor and ESPN personality known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, has died at age 49.The network says Scott died on Sunday and had fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007, remaining dedicated to ...
Jan 4, 2015
SYDNEY - Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday, two days after being struck on the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.Australia captain Michael Clarke read a brief statement on ...
Nov 27, 2014
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a 22-year-old slugger who was regarded as one of the majors' top prospects, died on Sunday (Monday, Manila time) in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic.Taveras ...
Oct 27, 2014
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