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Lin excited to join Lakers

NBA Los Angeles Lakers player Jeremy Lin waves as he arrives at a media event in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, July 18, 2014. Lin is in Taiwan to host basketball clinics and media events from July 18-25. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)

Jeremy Lin said Thursday he’s looking to establish himself with the Los Angeles Lakers, but he won’t be trying to recreate “Linsanity” on the West Coast.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Cavs ink top draft pick Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins of the Cleveland Cavaliers prepares to take a free throw against the Milwaukee Bucks in an NBA summer league basketball Friday, July 11, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

The Cleveland Cavaliers signed top NBA draft pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract on Thursday, a move that means they won’t be able to trade the talented teen for at least 30 days.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Gilas, Blatche to train in Miami

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Gilas Pilipinas.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Gilas Pilipinas departs for Miami, Florida, today for an intense two-week training as it prepares for the Fiba World Cup in Spain starting Aug. 28.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

Surging Pirates seek 4th win vs Generals

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Given a confidence boost after a gutsy win the last time out, Lyceum seeks a third straight victory when it battles Emilio Aguinaldo College in the 90th NCAA basketball tournament at Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Basketball,Headlines,NCAA | Read More »

Last Home Stand refund process announced

Last Home Stand Refund Process

Two days after the cancellation of the highly-anticipated Gilas Last Home Stand exhibition, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) continues to accommodate refunds from ticket holders.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,PBA | Read More »

LeBron sends cupcakes to neighbors to apologize for ruckus on return to Cleveland

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Basketball superstar LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his Ohio homecoming earlier this month.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

PLDT refunds tickets; MVP apologizes

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IS IT A BIRD? IS IT A PLANE?  A member of the NBA entourage performs Tuesday night a high-flying slam dunk at Smart Araneta Coliseum using a trampoline to try to pacify the disappointed crowd that expects a game between the NBA stars and Gilas Pilipinas.  AUGUST DE LA CRUZ

Telecommunications giant Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) on Wednesday began the process of refunding disgruntled ticket holders after the highly anticipated game between a group of National Basketball Association (NBA) stars and the Gilas Pilipinas national team was reduced to an awkward exhibition of drills on Tuesday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Eagles alone on top at 3-0

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Arvin Tolentino proved yet again that he’s this season’s prize catch as Ateneo turned back University of the Philippines, 86-75, to grab the solo lead with its third straight victory in the UAAP men’s basketball tournament yesterday at Mall of Asia Arena.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,UAAP | Read More »

Chiefs grab 2nd; Bombers score

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Arellano coach Jerry Codinera’s playing days have long been over, but he admitted feeling pain on his back as he entered the press room.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,NCAA | Read More »

Lawmakers want probe of Pangilinan’s firms after NBA exhibition game fiasco

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ACT Teachers Representative Antonio Tinio. Photo from congress.gov.ph

Militant lawmakers called on Wednesday for a House probe on the Manuel V. Pangilinan (MVP) group of companies on following its ill-starred National Basketball Association exhibition game with Gilas national players Tuesday night.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,PBA | Read More »

La Salle’s Sauler hopes to get Thomas Torres back in 2nd round

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Juno Sauler.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Head coach Juno Sauler hopes De La Salle University will get its starting point guard Thomas Torres back at least late in the elimination round.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,UAAP | Read More »

Perkins helps La Salle avoid 0-3 hole, nips NU

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Nico Javelona (left) of NU drives against Robert Bolick (left) of DLSU during UAAP games at Mall of Asia Arena. EDWIN BELLOSILLO/INQUIRER

Jason Perkins came up big down the stretch and defending champion De La Salle University finally broke into the win column, 57-55, in the UAAP Season 77 men’s basketball tournament Wednesday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Featured UAAP article,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Section,UAAP | Read More »

NCAA: JRU escapes Perpetual Help with last-second shot

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Jose Rizal University escaped with a 62-61 stunner over erstwhile unbeaten University of Perpetual Help in the NCAA Season 90 men’s basketball tournament Wednesday at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NCAA,Section | Read More »

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