NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Zion Williamson was in the New Orleans Pelicans' starting lineup against Utah on Thursday night (Friday, Manila time), just two days after practicing for the first time in two weeks.Williamson left the team July 16 to ...
Jul 31, 2020
PBA
ROBERT Bolick's absence truly brought a large dark cloud over NorthPort that it almost became a virtual two-man team against Alaska on Sunday.And for sure, Nico Elorde was dissatisfied, not just with the outcome as the Batang Pier ...
Nov 3, 2019
PVL
FROM a bench player in UAAP Season 80, Bernadette Flora continues to prove her worth as she has been delivering both on offensive and defensive ends for Adamson University in the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) Season 2 Collegiate Conference.Flora, who delivered ...
Aug 13, 2018
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - Neymar will start for Brazil in a mostly unchanged lineup against Costa Rica on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) at the World Cup.Although Brazil coach Tite said Neymar still needs time to reach peak shape, he insisted he is ...
Jun 22, 2018
PBA
ALJON Mariano typified the sluggish start of the staring unit of Barangay Ginebra in its 109-82 loss to San Miguel Beer in Game One of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals on Friday night.The third-year small forward failed to take ...
Feb 24, 2017
PBA
ANTIPOLO - JC Intal insisted he wasn't trying to make a statement with his performance for Phoenix in the 92-85 upset of San Miguel Beer in the PBA Philippine Cup on Wednesday night.Relegated to an off-the-bench role, the ...
Nov 30, 2016
GLENDALE, Arizona - Tim Howard - remember him? - will be in goal for just the fourth time in five months when the United States plays Colombia on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) for third place in the Copa America.Howard started in his second ...
Jun 25, 2016
PBA
YOU can imagine the pressure a rookie carries when he finds out he is starting for the first time in his pro career.What more if he's marking the milestone in a Finals series? Yet Kevin Racal gave a good account ...
May 14, 2016
PBA
JAMES Yap admitted Star couldn't afford to lose against Blackwater on Wednesday in the PBA Commissioner's Cup and another defeat would've torn the team apart.The Hotshots finally showed a sense of urgency as they barged into ...
Feb 24, 2016
PBA
FROM practice player to starter, Ken Bono's transformation came painfully too long, and ended up too short at the same time. But the burly big man is all good, nonetheless.It took him three years to make his return to active ...
Feb 11, 2016
NBA
NBA fans got a surprise on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) when Zaza Pachulia was almost voted as a starter for the 2016 NBA All-Star Game.Pachulia got 768,112 votes from fans for fourth place, nearly 14,000 short of third ...
Jan 22, 2016
NBA
NEW YORK - Carmelo Anthony has inched past Detroit's Andre Drummond in voting for an Eastern Conference frontcourt spot, while Golden State's Draymond Green continues to hold his slim lead in the Western Conference in the final days of ...
Jan 15, 2016
PBA
MAVERICK Ahanmisi felt he has finally shook off rookie jitters as he put up a solid showing in his second game as a pro for Rain or Shine, which overwhelmed Mahindra, 108-94, in the PBA Philippine Cup on Sunday.The Filipino- ...
Oct 25, 2015
CINCINNATI - Picked to start the All-Star Game for the National League, Zack Greinke wasn't sure he wanted his wife to make the trek from Los Angeles to Great American Ball Park."My wife is less than three weeks until ...
Jul 14, 2015
PBA
BRIAN Heruela was no more than a spectator as a reserve when Blackwater lost its first-ever game in the PBA at the hands of fellow expansion franchise KIA Motors in the opener of the Philippine Cup last October.Now the Elite' ...
Mar 1, 2015
HANOI - Showing he deserved to be a starter, Patrick Reichelt led from the front as a sub in the Philippine men's football team's 4-1 win over Laos in their Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup opener on Saturday at the ...
Nov 23, 2014
HE doesn't mind coming off the bench, but it's obvious Paolo Taha is more effective as a starter.In his first start in four games, the College of St. Benilde star rediscovered his old, fine form to steer the Blazers ...
Jul 21, 2014
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