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Rockets spoil Warriors’ party; Cavs win

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SAN FRANCISCO -- The new-look Houston Rockets roared back to beat NBA champions Golden State 122-121 on Tuesday, spoiling a celebratory night at the Warriors’ Oracle Arena in Oakland. The Warriors marked the opening of the new season by handing…

Lyceum seeks sweep vs San Beda

Games today: (Filoil Flying V Centre) 2 p.m. -- LPU vs. SBC (S) 4 p.m. -- SSC-R vs. UPHSD (S) IN the most anticipated duel of the NCAA seniors basketball tournament, Lyceum of the Philippines University coach Topex Robinson is…

Perfect Eagles

Games Saturday: (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 2 p.m. -- Adamson vs. La Salle (M) 4 p.m. -- FEU vs. Ateneo (M) ATENEO moved on the cusp of clinching the first semifinals slot with a 85-72 tripping of National University in the…

Short takes charge

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Standings after eight rounds: (Filipinos unless stated) 7 points -- N. Short (England) 6 points -- D. H. Nguyen (Vietnam), S. Narayanan (India), R. Antonio, K. Grigoryan (Armenia) 5.5 -- T. Montoyo TOP seed GM Nigel Short won as expected…

Mandaluyong stays unbeaten in MBT

Games Thursday: (Parañaque Sports Complex) 6 p.m. -- Pateros vs. Mandaluyong 7:30 p.m. -- Parañaque vs Las Piñas MANDALUYONG City relied on the troika of Cyrus Tabi, Sandy Ceñal and Joseph Gabayni to turn back Las Piñas, 79-68, in the…

AMA, St. Ignatius gain

AMA Computer University, St. Ignatius and MJAM swept their respective opponents in the boys 15 years old and under category in the 2017 Youth Basketball Cup Next Level basketball tournament at the DPS covered court in Quezon City. AMA played…

WBL: Raises nips St. James

RAISES Academy defeated St. James Academy, 27-23, in Group A of the 18-Under Developmental Division of the 30th Women’s Basketball League (WBL) organized by the Best Center over the weekend at the Xavier School Fr. Rafael Cortina Sports Center. St.…

Kings eye No. 3

Game today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) Game 3, best-of-seven finals 7 p.m. -- Ginebra vs. Meralco GOING 2-0 may look like tough but not necessarily insurmountable, especially in a long series. No wonder, you won’t see or hear Tim Cone speak…

Short, Antonio keep lead

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Standings after seven rounds: (Filipinos unless stated) 6 points -- R. Antonio, N. Short (England) 5 -- S. Narayanan (India), D. H. Nguyen (Vietnam), T.M. Tran (Vietnam), M Roque, K. Grigoryan (Armenia) 4.5 -- R. Dableo. D, Mangao, C. Garma,…

Chiefs, Knights stay in the hunt

Games tomorrow: (Filoil Flying V Centre) 2 p.m. -- LPU vs. SBC (S) 4 p.m. -- SSC-R vs. UPHSD (S) ARELLANO University and Letran got a lifeline on their Final Four aspirations after hurdling their respective final elimination round opponents…

Dragons outplay Blazers

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DILIMAN College continued to make its presence felt in the collegiate basketball scene. Led by prized import Adama Diakhite and handled by coach Rensy Bajar, Diliman College brought down NCAA member College of St. Benilde, 82-79,in their semifinal duel to…

Ateneo stakes record

Games today: (Mall of Asia Arena) 2 p.m. -- AdU vs. UE (M) 4 p.m. -- NU vs. Ateneo (M) ATENEO seeks to assure itself of a semifinals playoff berth while University of the East tries to extend its winning…

Team R in close win

Games Monday: (Knights of Columbus) 6 p.m. -- Team D vs. Team R 7:30 p.m. -- Team W vs. Team Z TEAM R rode on another explosive game by Datdst Espinosa to subdue Team W, 125-122, to take the lead…

Standing tall

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Veteran LA Tenorio was a joy to watch on the night Ginebra San Miguel Beer repeated over Meralco, dropping a long trey at the buzzer that kept the Gin Kings above water and sent his fans roaring in delight. The…

Warriors look to cement a spot among immortal NBA champions

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WASHINGTON -- Golden State will begin the chase for a third NBA title in four seasons and a place among the league’s most legendary dynasties when the Warriors’ 2017-18 campaign opens Tuesday. Kevin Durant, who joined the Warriors last season…
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