Kevin Kolb is getting another chance at a fresh start, this time with the quarterback-needy Buffalo Bills.
A person familiar with negotiations said the free-agent sixth-year player agreed to a two-year contract potentially worth over $12 million with Buffalo on Saturday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the Bills haven’t announced the move.
By Danielle Nakpil
After a painful loss to the University of Cordilleras Jaguars and a botched back-to-back championship in 2011, the Central Colleges of the Philippines Bobcats made a powerful comeback and reminded the opposition who own the National Cheerleading Competition.
By Arnie Stapleton
From Peyton Manning overcoming four neck surgeries to Adrian Peterson’s rebound from a shredded knee to Chuck Pagano’s fight with leukemia, this has been the Year of the Comeback in the NFL.
By Jasmine W. Payo
On a night when the country’s finest athletes basked in the familiar spotlight, some of the leaders behind their success also shared their glory.
Boxing and billiards claimed the lion’s share of honors in the Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Awards on Saturday night, proving once again that they produced the most number of success stories in 2011.
By Musong R. Castillo
Frankie Miñoza, still a title threat as a senior, takes another crack at the only big local crown that has eluded him in his storied career when the 10th edition of the rich The Country Club Invitational tees off on Thursday.
It was, to say the least, an eventful 2011 for Philippine sports with NBA superstars, led by Kobe Bryant, and football great David Beckham, showing why they are legends in their respective fields before an adoring Filipino crowd. Of course, Manny Pacquiao continued to dominate the local sports scene, with his victories over Sugar Shane Mosley in May and Juan Manuel Marquez in November. But the Azkals weren’t far behind as they won Filipino fans over not only with their good looks but by playing with their hearts on their jerseys and proving that there’s more to Philippine sports than just basketball.
By Musong R. Castillo
Talk N’ Text pounded Alaska from the opening horn for a 101-75 victory in its PBA Governors’ Cup debut to get its Grand Slam wheels rolling at high speed last night at the Araneta Coliseum.
By Celest R. Flores
The Mapua Cardinals clawed back from 17 points down to fend off the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons, 75-71, and punched in the last ticket to the quarterfinals in Group B of the Filoil Flying V Hanes Preseason Premier Cup Wednesday at the Arena in San Juan.
Miami Heat’s LeBron James waits to shoot during an NBA Finals basketball practice Monday, May 30, 2011, in Miami. The Dallas Mavericks will play the Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals Tuesday. Photo by AP MIAMI—The last time LeBron James was in the NBA finals, hardly anyone bothered to watch him. James was [...]
LOS ANGELES—When the NBA Finals start in Miami on Tuesday (Wednesday morning in Manila), the Mavericks will become the latest team from Dallas to take on the so-called “Curse of the Crease” when they face the Heat in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series. For countless Dallas sports fans, the infamous jinx has cruelly dashed [...]