Curry, Thompson power Warriors past Pistons; Knicks fall

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:04:03 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Klay Thompson scored 21 points and Stephen Curry tallied 18 as the Golden State Warriors began a seven-game homestand with a dominating 102-86 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday. The Warriors opened with a 26-13 scoring burst to lead 66-38 at halftime. They led by as much as 34 points […]

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Rematch between Ravena brothers in B.League called off

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 23:20:22 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO The rematch between the Ravena brothers will have to wait for another time after Japan’s B.League postponed this weekend’s two-game series between the Shiga Lakestars and San-En Neophoenix due to COVID-19. Kiefer and Thirdy Ravena and their teams were supposed to meet on Jan. 22 and 23 at the San-En’s homecourt in […]

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Kai Sotto sits out in team’s upset win over Wildcats in NBL

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 23:11:08 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO Kai Sotto didn’t see action in the Adelaide 36ers’ 87-74 upset of the erstwhile leader Perth Wildcats Tuesday, Jan. 18 in Australia’s National Basketball League. Sotto watched from the bench as the 36ers leaned on a big start before thwarting the Wildcats’ comeback bid in the second half to win in front […]

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Garland shines as Cavaliers stun Nets; McCollum scores 16 in return

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 08:31:20 +0000

Celtics 104, Pelicans 92 Hornets 97, Knicks 87 Wizards 117, 76ers 98 Cavaliers 114, Nets 107 Grizzlies 119, Bulls 106 Clippers 139, Pacers 133 Hawks 121, Bucks 114 Blazers 98, Magic 88 Heat 104, Raptors 99 Suns 121, Spurs 107 Mavericks 104, Thunder 102 Lakers 101, Jazz 95 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Darius Garland scored […]

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Suns rising, Warriors hurting

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 08:17:11 +0000

Suns 135, Pistons 108 Rockets 118, Kings 112 Timberwolves 119, Warriors 99 Jazz 125, Nuggets 102 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Devin Booker poured in a game-high 30 points before sitting out the final quarter as the NBA-leading Phoenix Suns routed the last place Detroit Pistons, 135-108, on Sunday. Booker played 30 minutes, making 11 of […]

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Durant faces long layoff due to injury; fined $15K for profanity

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 04:46:03 +0000

NEW YORK (AFP) – Kevin Durant suffered sprained ligaments in his left knee during the Brooklyn Nets’ win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday and reportedly faces up to six weeks on the sidelines. Nets star Durant limped out of the second quarter of Saturday’s 120-105 win over the Pelicans shortly after a collision […]

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Magic Johnson blasts struggling Lakers for ‘lack of effort’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 03:27:55 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Hall of Fame NBA legend Magic Johnson has called out the Los Angeles Lakers, slamming them on social media after they suffered an embarrassing 37-point defeat to the Denver Nuggets. In what was the second-largest defeat of LeBron James’ career, the Lakers were clobbered 133-96 by the Nuggets on Saturday night, […]

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Kiefer, Thirdy dream of playing in one PBA team

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 16 Jan 2022 08:20:49 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO Kiefer and Thirdy Ravena are hoping to one day get a chance to go back and play together in the PBA. The brothers said Friday, Jan. 15 that seeing themselves in the same league where their father Bong Ravena once played is a dream they would like to fulfill in the near […]

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Siakam lifts Raptors past Bucks; Durant hurts knee

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 16 Jan 2022 04:06:55 +0000

Raptors 103, Bucks 96 Blazers 115, Wizards 110 Nets 120, Pelicans 105 Knicks 117, Hawks 108 Cavaliers 107, Thunder 102 76ers 109, Heat 98 Spurs 101, Clippers 94 Celtics 114, Bulls 112 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Pascal Siakam posted his second career triple-double with 30 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists as the Toronto Raptors […]

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Warriors end slide in style, beat Bulls by 42 points; Sixers stay hot

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 05:23:40 +0000

Suns 112, Pacers 94 Magic 116, Hornets 109 Pistons 103, Raptors 87 76ers 111, Celtics 99 Warriors 138, Bulls 96 Heat 124, Hawks 118 Cavaliers 114, Spurs 109 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Golden State busted out of a slump with their most dominant victory of the NBA season on Friday, the Warriors continuing their mastery […]

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