Knights cool off Blazers as Paraiso, Yu, Sangalang deliver

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 09:08:49 +0000

By CARLO ANOLIN Brent Paraiso and Fran Yu took charge offensively and Louie Sangalang came through with defensive stops as defending champion Letran ended College of St. Benilde’s three-game winning run, 81-75,  in the NCAA Season 98 yesterday at the Filoil EcoOil Centre in San Juan City.Paraiso logged 25 points and four steals while Yu […]

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Celtics suspend coach Ime Udoka for entire NBA season

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 07:36:44 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – The Boston Celtics suspended head coach Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season on Thursday for “violations of team policies.” “A decision about his future with the Celtics beyond this season will be made at a later date,” the team said in a statement. “The suspension takes effect immediately.” The […]

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Bacoor thwarts Caloocan in OKbet-MPBL tournament

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 05:47:04 +0000

Bacoor banked on Jan Jamon to tame Caloocan, 85-82, in overtime on Thursday in the OKbet-MPBL (Maharlikas Pilipinas Basketball League) 4th Season Presented by Xtreme at the Strike Gym in Bacoor City.Jamon pumped in eight points, including two free throws in the last 7.40 seconds, in the extra period to end Bacoor’s skid and raise […]

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Letran, Benilde in much-awaited NCAA showdown

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 08:43:32 +0000

College of Saint Benilde is on a three-game winning run while defending champion is coming off a stunning defeat. So what do you expect when these fancied squads clash in Friday’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament? There will be lot of fireworks – that’s for sure. Game time at the Filoil EcoOil Centre in San Juan […]

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Navarro apologizes to SBP after ‘misunderstanding, miscommunication’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 05:48:05 +0000

By REYNALD MAGALLON Gilas Pilipinas forward Will Navarro has apologized to the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas following the issue of the federation not granting him a release after he signed with Korean Basketball League team Seoul Samsung Thunders. The SBP was put in bad light after it stood firm with its decision not to allow […]

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NCAA: San Beda beats San Sebastian for 2-2 record

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 08:19:08 +0000

By CARLO ANOLIN James Kwekuteye scattered 20 points apart from providing the much-needed hustle down the stretch as San Beda outlasted San Sebastian, 78-71, in the NCAA Season 98 men’s basketball tournament Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Filoil EcoOil Centre in San Juan City.Kwekuteye finished with a dismal 6-of-16 shooting from the field but showed […]

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UP Maroons get much-needed Converge assist

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 05:26:54 +0000

In the life of every UP student-athlete, there is much sacrifice involved — from grueling training to time management — in order to achieve their dreams both in sports and academics. For those who hail from the provinces and overseas, there is also the added layer of being away from their family and loved ones for most of the […]

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Zamboanga trips GenSan; Batangas, Sarangani win

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 04:51:39 +0000

ZAMBOANGA CITY ˗  Zamboanga Family’s Brand Sardines survived General Santos City’s final assault to prevail, 75-73, in the OKbet-MPBL (Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League) Presented by Xtreme on Tuesday night at the people-filled Mayor Vitaliano Agan Coliseum here.Ahead by eight points, 73-65, with less than 4 minutes left, Zamboanga watched GenSan charged right back at 75-73 […]

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Edwards fined $40,000 for homophobic abuse

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 04:22:59 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards has been fined $40,000 for using homophobic language in a post on social media, the NBA said Tuesday. NBA league operations chief Byron Spruell said Edwards was fined for using “offensive and derogatory language”. Edwards, 21, had mocked a group of men in a video posted […]

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NCAA: Blazers overpower Altas, stay perfect

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 08:58:46 +0000

By CARLO ANOLIN College of St. Benilde drew big games from Will Gozum, Miguel Corteza, and Robi Nayve and blew past University of Perpetual Help, 81-64, to stay undefeated in the NCAA Season 98 men’s basketball tournament Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the Filoil EcoOil Centre in San Juan City.The Blazers pulled away for good in […]

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