NBA
FIFTY years since their last championship and 46 since their trade of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar banished them to nearly four decades of irrelevancy, the Milwaukee Bucks are champions of the NBA once again. In overcoming multiple 2-0 deficits during their postseason ...
6 days ago
NBA
By GRETCHEN EHLKE MILWAUKEE - Thousands of fans lined downtown Milwaukee streets on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) to catch a glimpse of their beloved Bucks in a parade to celebrate the city's first NBA championship in half a century.Six police ...
Jul 23, 2021
FOUR more residents of the Olympic Village, including two athletes, have tested positive for COVID-19. A total of 91 people accredited for the Tokyo Games have tested positive since the beginning of July.Skateboarder Candy Jacobs of the Netherlands and table ...
Jul 22, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - This could have been the offseason in which Giannis Antetokounmpo entered the free-agent market and perhaps teamed up with another superstar to try winning multiple NBA titles together.Antetokounmpo instead will spend the summer celebrating a championship he won with ...
Jul 22, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - In his 16th season, Chris Paul took a risk, deciding that a young, unproven Phoenix Suns team was worth joining in his pursuit of his first NBA championship.To the surprise of just about everyone outside the locker room, it nearly ...
Jul 22, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Two shootings left three people wounded in downtown Milwaukee early Wednesday as crowds celebrated the Milwaukee Bucks' first NBA championship in 50 years, police said.The shootings happened about 12:42 a.m. at two locations near Water Street, police ...
Jul 22, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Three weeks ago, a knee injury left Giannis Antetokounmpo looking 50/50 to return for the rest of the Bucks' playoff run.Look at him now.The Greek Freak delivered perhaps the best performance of his career at the best ...
Jul 21, 2021
NBA
AS the final buzzer sounded, a stone-faced Chris Paul slowly walked off the court, down the tunnel and into the locker room.His feel-good story with the Phoenix Suns was denied the happy ending he craved."Great group of guys, ...
Jul 21, 2021
HISTORY has been made.After half a century, the ring comes home to roost in Milwaukee, off the back of a massive 50-point performance from Giannis Antetokounmpo. It was a series that truly belonged to the Greek Freak, who turned in ...
Jul 21, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Giannis Antetokounmpo ended one of the greatest NBA Finals ever with 50 points - and a championship Milwaukee waited 50 years to win again.Antetokounmpo had 50 points, 14 rebounds and five blocked shots as the Bucks beat the Phoenix Suns 105- ...
Jul 21, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - High atop the outside of Fiserv Forum - way above even a leaping Giannis Antetokounmpo's reach - blares the Bucks' postseason motto."HISTORY IN THE MAKING" it reads, a sign and a situation that's now impossible to ignore. ...
Jul 20, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - The Phoenix Suns say they aren't feeling sorry for themselves after squandering a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals and moving within one game of elimination.They realize they're still two wins away from capturing the ...
Jul 20, 2021
THE US Olympic men's basketball team has been together for two weeks. There have been six practices. The team played four exhibitions. A pair of roster changes have already been required and the Americans have no idea when three other ...
Jul 19, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns like to believe they're a resilient bunch.Now is one of their few chances this season to prove it.The Suns will be facing an elimination game for the first time in this postseason when they ...
Jul 19, 2021
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Giannis Antetokounmpo believes it's the tenacity of the Bucks that has Milwaukee a game away from its first championship in a half century.That persistence has enabled the Bucks to rally from a 2-0 deficit in the NBA ...
Jul 19, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - When Devin Booker took his usual seat on the bench at the beginning of the second quarter, the Phoenix Suns lost their stranglehold on Game Five of the NBA Finals.Booker had scored 11 points and the Suns built a 16- ...
Jul 18, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - Jrue Holiday seized his chance to give the Milwaukee Bucks the lead in the NBA Finals.Took it right out of Devin Booker's hands, actually.Holiday's steal and alley-oop pass to Giannis Antetokounmpo for a dunk ...
Jul 18, 2021
WEST supports west, at least for LeBron James, who's in Phoenix at the moment, cheering at the sidelines for Chris Paul."I'm here for CP," said the 36-year-old NBA vet, speaking through a facemask inside the newly renamed ...
Jul 18, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - Jrue Holiday seized his chance to give the Milwaukee Bucks the lead in the NBA Finals.Took it right out of Devin Booker's hands, actually.Holiday's steal and alley-oop pass to Giannis Antetounmpo for a dunk ...
Jul 18, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks continue to make tweaks, hoping to gain an advantage in the NBA Finals that's locked at two wins each.There have recently been reminders that another problem still lurking has the potential to ...
Jul 17, 2021
NBA
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns had designs on coming home with a chance to win their first championship.Khris Middleton's shots and Giannis Antetokounmpo's swat ended those thoughts.Now an NBA Finals that seemed very much in the Suns&# ...
Jul 17, 2021
Sorry, no results found for