A day after announcing the return of Paul George to the Philippines, James Harden is also returning to the country for the third time to join the biggest charity event on July 22 and 23 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
By Mark Giongco
The NBA, in partnership with Sprite, brought smiles to the country’s Special Olympics athletes through the NBA Cares program at the Mall of Asia Music Hall Sunday.
By Bong Lozada
Getting to the big leagues takes hard work and dedication, and that’s what two National Basketball Association forwards agreed upon.
By Mark Giongco
NBA All-Star DeMar DeRozan will headline this year’s NBA 3X Philippines from July 4-6 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall.
Joe Johnson scored 29 points, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett brought a charge to their first playoff game in Brooklyn, and the Nets held off the Toronto Raptors 102-98 on Friday night for a 2-1 lead in their first-round series.
Kevin Durant had 51 points and 12 rebounds, All-Star guard Russell Westbrook limped off in the third quarter with a sprained right knee but the Oklahoma City Thunder survived to beat the Toronto Raptors 119-118 in double overtime on Friday night.
Toronto’s DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points and sparked a fourth-quarter run Wednesday that lifted the Toronto Raptors to a 95-82 victory over Indiana, snapping the Pacers’ six-game winning streak.
Kobe Bryant had the ball in his hands and the crowd on its feet for the final possession of the first half in his comeback game.
Luol Deng had 19 points, Joakim Noah scored 18 and the Chicago Bulls overcame the absence ofDerrick Rose to beat the Toronto Raptors 96-80 on Friday night for their first road win of the season.
Rudy Gay scored a season-high 32 points, DeMar DeRozan had 18 and the Toronto Raptors beat New York 100-98 on Friday night, handing the slumping Knicks their season-worst fourth straight loss.
Rudy Gay wowed a sellout crowd by scoring 20 points in his Toronto debut, leading the Raptors to a 98-73 rout of the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.
By Ian Harrison
The last time they played Portland, the Toronto Raptors were at their worst. On Wednesday night, they showed just how much they’ve turned things around.
Chris Bosh scored 29 points, LeBron James survived two scary falls and the Miami Heat used a 17-0 fourth-quarter run to erase a 10-point deficit to beat Phoenix 99-95 on Tuesday night for their 14th straight home victory.