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Suns’ Goran Dragic win NBA’s Most Improved Player award

Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic (1) drives as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Phoenix. AP FILE PHOTO

Of course, the National Basketball Association’s most improved team would have its most improved player.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Heat go up 2-0, hold off Bobcats 101-97

Miami Heat's LeBron James, center, goes up to shoot as Charlotte Bobcats' Al Jefferson's hand is in front of his face during the second half in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Bobcats 101-97. AP

LeBron James drove to the rim as time was winding down, got clobbered by Josh McRoberts and sat on the hardwood gathering himself for a few seconds afterward.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Ronaldo shakes off injury fears to play Bayern

Cristiano-Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo shook off his injury fears to make a winning return for Real Madrid against Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Mavs roll past Spurs 113-92, even series at 1-1

Dallas Mavericks' Monta Ellis (11) is pressured by San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan, right, as he tries to score during the first half of Game 2 of the opening-round NBA basketball playoff series on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in San Antonio. AP

Monta Ellis scored 21 points and the Dallas Mavericks rolled to a 113-92 victory over San Antonio on Wednesday night, snapping a 10-game skid against the Spurs and evening their first-round series at a game apiece.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Phelps having fun in his return to swimming

Michael-Phelps

Michael Phelps is making a comeback after nearly two years out of competitive swimming pool for the simplest of reasons: He missed the sport that has been his entire life.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Murray breaks down in tears at Scottish ceremony

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His victory speech at Wimbledon was easy compared to this.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos,Tennis | Read More »

Mixers trim Aces; Painters repulse Bolts

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Making the most out of a little opening in the fourth quarter, San Mig Coffee hacked out a 70-65 decision over Alaska Wednesday night to drag their PBA Commissioner’s Cup quarterfinal series into a deciding Game 3 at Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father

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Nonito Donaire Jr.

In more ways than one, Nonito Donaire Jr. is going back to his roots.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time

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Sorry about that again, but looks like fans will have to seriously start looking for a surrogate to perennial crowd favorite Barangay Ginebra.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Bare Eye,Commentary | Read More »

UAAP board tackles new rules

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The recruitment program of several schools may be affected as the UAAP Board tackled a slew of amendments Wednesday in a bid to address what has been described as “commercialization” of the country’s premier collegiate league.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas

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After surviving yesterday’s punishing climbs, Singaporean Goh Choon Huat now has to conquer the tougher, bigger mountains ahead Thursday to rule the 2014 Le Tour de Filipinas.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Pacquiao-Mayweather still a pipe dream

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Don’t hold your breath for a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. mega fight.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

Caguioa goes on Twitter rant

Barangay Ginebra’s quarterfinal exit in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Tuesday night became the target of a Twitter rant from main man Mark Caguioa.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Headlines,PBA | Read More »

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