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NBA: LeBron, Cavaliers even series with Pacers

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo (4) during the fourth quarter in game three of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Brian Spurlock, USA ...

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ABL: Thailand club coach knows Justin Brownlee's Mr. Clutch reputation

Justin Brownlee said he, Renaldo Balkman and the rest of San Miguel Alab Pilipinas are about picking up the slack when a teammate is down. Courtesy of the ABL Facebook account Anybody who follows basketball in this country knows who ...

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Nadal eases past Nishikori to claim record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title

Spain’s Rafael Nadal celebrates winning the final of the Monte Carlo Masters against Japan’s Kei Nishikori at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Monaco. Eric Gaillard, Reuters MONTE CARLO — Rafael Nadal clinched a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title as ...

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ABL: Alab downs Thailand’s Mono Vampire to open title series

Alab Pilipinas celebrates in Game 1 of the ABL finals against Mono Vampire. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports SANTA ROSA, Laguna — (UPDATED) Justin Brownlee scored 46 points, while Renaldo Balkman added 39 and San Miguel Alab Piipinas defeated Mono Vampire, ...

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UAAP volleyball: La Salle sends NU packing, sets up finals showdown with FEU

MANILA, Philippines – De La Salle University advanced to the UAAP women’s volleyball finals for the 10th season in a row after dismissing National University (NU) in their Season 80 Final 4 showdown on Sunday at the Mall of Asia ...

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Curry looks good in return to practice, observers say

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after making a three-point shot during the first half against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center. Kelvin Kuo, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters Warriors All-Star guard Stephen Curry was back on the court ...

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MMA: Ancajas thrilled to witness MMA action in ONE Championship

Jerwin Ancajas was in attendance at Mall of Asia Arena where Kevin Belingon destroyed American grappler Andrew Leone on Friday night. And like most fans in the venue, the world junior bantamweight king was thrilled to see the bouts first ...

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Defending champs upbeat as XTERRA Danao unwraps

MANILA, Philippines—Bradley Weiss and Carina Wasle declared themselves ready and raring for a repeat in the 2018 edition of the XTERRA Danao Asia-Pacific Championship that starts Sunday in Danao, Cebu. “After winning this amazing race last year, it set me ...

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Patience will be key for ‘underdog’ Donaire in Northern Ireland bout

Nonito Donaire. File/Agence France-Presse Boxing analyst Ed Tolentino believes that Nonito Donaire is the underdog when the Filipino former world champion takes on Carl Frampton of Northern Ireland Saturday (early Sunday morning, Manila time). “Donaire’s best chance is to set ...

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UAAP: Ateneo stays alive, outlasts FEU behind unstoppable Mark Espejo

MANILA, Philippines – Reigning four-time Most Valuable Player Marck Espejo uncorked a record-setting performance to power the Ateneo Blue Eagles past Far Eastern University, and stay alive in the UAAP Season 80 men’s volleyball Final 4 on Saturday. Espejo scored ...

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