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VIDEO | Paul George shows off monster jams in Taguig less than a year after gruesome injury

Indiana Pacers star Paul George didn’t show rust despite coming off a gruesome injury as he rocked the rim with spectacular dunks during his short visit in the country. George threw down a between-the-legs dunk and a 360 windmill jam … Read more »

PHOTO | The San Miguel Beermen hoist the PBA Governors’ Cup

The San Miguel Beermen stamped their dominance of the Alaska Aces with a finals sweep to clinch the PBA Governors’ Cup crown. It was the second title this conference for San Miguel after winning the Philippine Cup last January. It … Read more »

PHOTO | ‘Bayaw’ visits PBA finals

“Nais one!” “Bayaw” Jun Sabayton, a “presidential aspirant,” took time out of his busy campaign schedule to watch San Miguel and Alaska slug it out in Game Three of the PBA Governors’ Cup finals on Wednesday. Bayaw, whose party of … Read more »

Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson reflects on his rookie year in the NBA — and duty to take care of a baby doll

In sports, it isn’t unusual for rookies to undergo some sort of an initiation from their senior counterparts. And Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson of the Los Angeles Lakers is no exception, apparently. During his first year in the NBA last season, … Read more »

WATCH | American teenager shoots free throws à la Sakuragi during FIBA game

A young American basketball player is making heads turn in the ongoing FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece with his unique free throw shooting style. The 18-year-old Chinanu Onuaku, a 6’10″ power forward playing for the United States, has revived … Read more »

VIDEO | Jordan Clarkson schools Hong Kong players in pickup game

Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson of the Los Angeles Lakers recently went to Hong Kong for a promotional tour and took time to play pickup basketball with the locals there. Clarkson simply schooled his helpless opponents, displaying his impressive dunks and ankle-breaking … Read more »

VIDEO | Marc Pingris, Star Hotshots join ‘Nae Nae’ dance craze

Defending PBA Governors’ Cup champion Star Hotshots are currently fighting hard to retain their title, but that hasn’t prevented them from doing fun things — including dancing. On Thursday, Hotshots defensive ace Marc Pingris posted an Instagram video of the … Read more »

PHOTO | The Golden State Warriors hoist first NBA trophy in 40 years

The Golden State Warriors ended their 40-year championship drought after beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games of the 2015 NBA finals. It is the first title for the Warriors, the league’s best team during the regular, since 1975 when … Read more »

VIDEO | Kobe Paras’ title-clinching slam in FIBA 3×3 U18 Dunk Contest

Kobe Paras successfully defended his Dunk Contest crown in the FIBA 3×3 U18 World Championships in Hungary. Needing to score a perfect 30 after a tough challenge from United States’ Jalek Felton, Paras was able to wow judges with a … Read more »

VIDEO | Kobe Paras throws down 360, tomahawk over teammates in FIBA 3×3 Dunk Contest

Filipino phenomenon Kobe Paras is just a few steps away from retaining his Dunk Contest crown after making it to the semifinals of the FIBA 3×3 U18 World Championships in Hungary. Paras impressed the judges with a 360 dunk and … Read more »

PHOTO | Flag-bearer Alyssa Valdez leads Team Philippines in SEA Games opening ceremonies

Philippine national women’s volleyball team star and flag-bearer Alyssa Valdez led the Philippine contingent during the opening ceremonies of the 2015 Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. She quickly became a trending topic right after the country’s march — but for … Read more »

PHOTO | Azkals’ new kits for FIFA World Cup qualifiers

The Philippine national men’s football team on Wednesday unveiled its new kits almost a week before the Azkals return to action in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Made by Filipino outfitter LGR Athletic Wears Inc, the brand new kits have … Read more »

VIDEO | Jordan Clarkson wows Tondo kids with 360 dunk

Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson of the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday spent some time with less fortunate children in Tondo as he spearheaded a basketball clinic as part of his three-day promotional tour in the country over the weekend. Clarkson, along … Read more »

VIDEO | Best dunk ever? Canadian pulls off nasty ‘Lost And Found’ slam

He isn’t an NBA player, but Jordan Kilganon might have pulled off the best dunk ever. Just watch: That was called the “Lost and Found” dunk by Kilganon, a 6’1″ Canadian who proclaims himself as a “professional dunker.” Kilganon has … Read more »

PHOTO | PNoy receives Bulls, Celtics jerseys during Chicago visit

President Benigno Aquino III received signed jerseys of the Chicago Bulls and the Boston Celtics during his working visit in Chicago on Thursday. The jerseys were given by one of the business organizations with whom he had a meeting with. … Read more »

PHOTOS | Pope Francis now a ‘member’ of Harlem Globetrotters

Pope Francis on Wednesday met popular exhibition basketball team Harlem Globetrotters at Saint Peter’s Square in Vatican City. The team made Pope Francis an honorary member and even gave him a No.90 jersey with his name on it. The squad’s … Read more »

PHOTO | Judges’ scorecards of Pacquiao-Mayweather bout

Here’s how three judges scored Floyd Mayweather’s victory via unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao in their megafight on Sunday in Las Vegas. Judges Glenn Feldman and Burt Clements scored the match with an identical 116-112 result but Dave Moretti handed … Read more »

PHOTOS | Michael Jordan, Beyonce among stars who watched Pacquiao-Mayweather

NBA legend Michael Jordan and pop star Beyonce were among the A-list personalities who watched the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight on Sunday in Las Vegas. Hollywood stars Drew Barrymore, Clint Eastwood, Denzel Washington and former NBA players Charles Barkley and … Read more »

PHOTOS | Pacquiao vs Mayweather megabout

The fight that was five years in the making finally happened on Sunday when rivals Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao met at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mayweather extended his unbeaten run to 48 wins after scoring a … Read more »

PACMAN PA RIN! | Pinoy netizens proud of Pacquiao despite defeat

Despite being disappointed by the outcome, Filipino netizens remained proud of Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao despite him losing to still-undefeated Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas on Sunday. Filipinos praised Pacquiao shortly after he lost via unanimous decision against Mayweather … Read more »