Kobe Bryant finally put an end to the speculations going all around – he will retire by the end of this season.
The Philippines and nine other countries seeking to hold one of three Olympic Qualifying Tournaments (OQT) in July next year will have to wait until January 11 to find out which three bids have been favored by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) with the hosting rights.
Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao announced in New York Monday that he was ”80 to 90 percent healed” from a shoulder operation and expected to return to training within weeks.
Matt Barnes is singing a different tune after reports came out that he drove 95 miles just to confront New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher.
With an Olympic berth as the prize for the winning team, this version of Gilas 3.0 jumpstarts its campaign in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship when it battles today Palestine at the Changsha Social Work College’s Gymnasium here.
The SBP were unable to beat the deadline to secure the necessary papers for Jordan Clarkson, meaning that the Gilas Pilipinas quintet will have to go through the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship with practically the same team they had in the 37th William Jones Cup.
Iran brought back 7-foot-2 star center Hamed Haddadi from a one-day rest and derailed Gilas Pilipinas’ title bid in the 2015 Jones Cup with a 74-65 win at the Xinchuang Gymnasium here yesterday.
Fil-American NBA Player Jordan Clarkson was officially included in the lineup of the Gilas Pilipinas quintet but it seems that he won’t be playing just yet.
Darryl Dawkins, best known for his thunderous dunks that included shattering a backboard back in 1979 has reportedly died. He was 58.
Ronda Rousey is expected to return to the Octagon this coming December though it remains to be seen if it will be against Miesha Tate or Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino.