TERRENCE Jones proved as good as advertised and became the benchmark for imports in the PBA Commissioner's Cup.Jones arrived armed with an impressive resume, highlighted by an NCAA championship with the University of Kentucky and a first-round selection by ...
Aug 12, 2019
TERRENCE Jones said the presence of his son Ajani gave him added motivation to continue leading TNT this 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup."He said he wanted a win. I got him that and I'm happy that he' ...
Jul 18, 2019
NBA
HOUSTON - Former NBA player Marcus Camby has been named defendant in a wrongful death lawsuit over the drowning of his 9-year-old autistic nephew in a pond on Camby's Houston-area property last Thanksgiving.The federal lawsuit, filed Thursday ...
Jun 24, 2017
NBA
CLEVELAND - The No. 3 overall pick in the 1996 NBA rookie draft, he played 13 seasons in the league, showcasing his talents as a member of the Vancouver Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers and the Sacramento Kings.When he hung up ...
Jun 10, 2017
PBA
LOU Amundson didn't exactly have a PBA debut to remember for TNT KaTropa, but the NBA journeyman still received a passing grade from teammates and head coach Nash Racela.Amundson, who played for 11 NBA teams in a 10-year ...
Mar 24, 2017
THERE seems to be something odd, or wrong even, when you see Hasheem Thabeet going hard in practice against Beau Belga at the low block in one play, or dunk on PBA dropout Jerwin Gaco in another.Thabeet, afterall, has for so ...
Feb 8, 2017
NBA
LOS ANGELES - A family representative said Lamar Odom has left a Las Vegas hospital and is now in the Los Angeles area to continue his recovery a week after being found unconscious at a Nevada brothel.Alvina Alston, publicist for Odom' ...
Oct 20, 2015
NBA
NEW YORK - A jury began deliberating in the criminal case against NBA player Thabo Sefolosha on Thursday (Friday, Manila time), six months after he was arrested outside a trendy nightclub following a confrontation with police.The Atlanta Hawks guard-forward, who suffered ...
Oct 9, 2015
NBA
NEW YORK - A white police officer singled out a black professional basketball player as he filed out of a trendy nightclub this year, sparking a confrontation that resulted in the player's arrest and a season-ending leg fracture, a defense ...
Oct 7, 2015
NBA
BASKETBALL Hall of Famer Moses Malone died on Sunday at the age of 60, ESPN reported.Malone, a three-time MVP who was named one of the NBA's 50 greatest players, played for eight teams over 20 NBA seasons and ...
Sep 13, 2015
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) has confirmed that NBA player Jordan Clarkson was already a holder of a Philippine passport since age 12 as it expressed hope that the Fil-American guard can one day suit up for Gilas Pilipinas as ...
Aug 24, 2015
IS Jordan Clarkson eligible to play for Gilas Pilipinas?That question needs to be asked again in the wake of fresh information reaching Spin.ph that the Los Angeles Laker is, contrary to popular belief, a holder of a Philippine passport - and ...
Aug 23, 2015
NBA
NBA superstar LeBron James is set to return to Manila next week for a longer visit that will be highlighted by his appearance as mentor of the Nike Rise team in a game against UAAP players.The Cleveland Cavaliers star is set ...
Aug 10, 2015
NBA
AT the height of 'Vinsanity,' NBA star Vince Carter pulled off one of the most memorable dunks of all time when he jumped over 7-foot-2 Frenchman Frederic Weis while playing for the US team in the 2000 Olympics ...
Aug 9, 2015
NBA
PORTLAND, Oregon - Jerome Kersey, the versatile small forward who helped the Portland Trail Blazers reach two NBA Finals and won a title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999, died on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time). He was 52.The cause of death ...
Feb 19, 2015
NBA
NOVI SAD, Serbia - Former NBA center Darko Milicic, a seven-foot Serb who spent 10 years with various teams after being the second overall pick in the 2003 draft behind LeBron James, has lost his first kickboxing fight.The 29-year-old ...
Dec 19, 2014
FORMER NBA star Richard Hamilton said he was 'amazed' with what he saw from Kobe Paras from video compilations he stumbled on online and believes the Filipino player has what it takes to make it to the NBA."I think ...
Dec 3, 2014
PBA
ATHLETES in Action playmaker Traevon Jackson knows he will be facing high expectations once he takes his act to the NBA by next year.You can blame his father for that.Unknown to many, the six-foot playmaker travelling with the Athletes ...
Aug 4, 2014
NBA
TORONTO rising star DeMar DeRozan knows a thing or two about being an underdog, having hleped turn the unheralded Raptors into playoff contenders in the NBA.That same mentality should be Gilas Pilipinas' biggest asset in the Fiba World Cup, he ...
Jul 5, 2014
NBA
TORONTO rising star DeMar DeRozan knows a thing or two about being an underdog, having hleped turn the unheralded Raptors into playoff contenders in the NBA.That same mentality should be Gilas Pilipinas' biggest asset in the Fiba World Cup, he ...
Jul 5, 2014
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