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Jahlil Okafor [photo: Commons Wikimedia/Ed]

NBA: 76ers end losing streak [VIDEO]

The Philadelphia 76ers’ historic and agonizing losing streak finally ended Tuesday as Kobe Bryant suffered more defeat with the Los Angeles Lakers in his first road match since announcing his plans to retire.

FIBA resets decision on winning OQT bids

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.

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Gilas Pilipinas’ Road to Rio begins

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.

Jordan Clarkson [photo: Commons Wikimedia/Mark Schierbecker]

SBP fails to secure clearance for Jordan Clarkson

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.