Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was the oldest player to earn NBA Finals MVP honors when he accomplished the feat with the champion Los Angeles Lakers in 1985 at age 38.
Valentine’s Day will be remembered for the day Michael Jordan’s famed No. 23 jersey with the Chicago Bulls was lost in the locker room just before the team was to play the Orlando Magic. It turned out to a double whammy for His Airness as the Magic also recorded a 135-129 overtime victory.
Veteran NBA reporter and analyst Sekou Smith has died from COVID-19 complications Tuesday. He was 48.
Unlike Japeth Aguilar and Kobe Paras before him, Kai Sotto was not simply a walk-in, trying his luck in American basketball.
Officially, I became a professional sportswriter on June 6, 1981, when my first materials on basketball, particularly about the NBA, were published in Sports World, a weekly national sports magazine.
“I’m heading home soon.” These were the words uttered by Filipino NBA aspirant Kai Sotto in his instagram post Wednesday, confirming that he will play for Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers February window next month.
Collin Sexton scored the final 20 points for the Cleveland Cavaliers to lift them to a monumental 145-135 double-overtime upset of the Brooklyn Nets, spoiling their Big 3’s first game together Wednesday.
Steph Curry scored a game-high 26 points which included a big triple late as the Golden State Warriors snapped the Los Angeles Lakers’ 5-game winning streak with a 115-113 win Monday. Curry finished with 26 points and 7 assists while Kelly Oubre contributed 23 points in the upset. Eric Paschall had a big game off the bench, putting up 19 while Andrew Wiggins added 18. The 2-time league MVP hit…
The Chicago Bulls beat the Dallas Mavericks, 117-101 on Sunday, but Dallas star Luka Doncic took a meaningful consolation along the way.