Basketball

Campbell, Austin Peay score shine at Jersey Mike's Jamaica Classic

The ROSE HALL, St James — Campbell University and Austin Peay State University scored come-from-behind wins over Florida A&M University and Central Connecticut University as the second Jersey Mike's Jamaica Classic National Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Tournament... Read More

Rockets thrash 'banged up' Warriors, Nuggets bounce back
Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — The Houston Rockets humbled the two-time defending NBA champions Golden State Warriors 107-86 on Thursday, in a rematch of last season's Western Conference finals.... Read More

LeBron passes Chamberlain as Lakers sink Blazers
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James poured on 44 points to leapfrog Wilt Chamberlain on the NBA's all-time scoring rankings on Wednesday as Los Angeles Lakers defeated Portland Trail Blazers 126-117.... Read More

Montego Bay abuzz as Jamaica Classic Basketball Tourney rolls into town
Montego Bay will come alive this weekend as the nation's second city and primary tourism hub hosts the Jersey Mike's Jamaica Classic NCAA Basketball Tournament tomorrow and Sunday at the Montego Bay Convention Centre. ... Read More

Durant stars as Warriors bounce back

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

OAKLAND, United States (AFP) — Kevin Durant scored 29 points as Golden State Warriors set aside their off-court discord to post a 110-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday. Read More

Williams sparks Clippers over Warriors in overtime upset

Wednesday, November, 14 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Lou Williams scored 25 points from the bench as the Los Angeles Clippers upset the league-leading Golden State Warriors 121-116 in a wild overtime thriller at the Staples Center on Monday. Read More

Harden powers Rockets to first home win, Lopez leads Bucks

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) – James Harden drained eight three pointers en route to a season-high 40 points as the Houston Rockets won their first home game with a 115-103 victory over the Indiana Pacers. Read More

Cornwall College at the double in Western Conference basketball

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Sunday, November, 11 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall College continued their unbeaten run in the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association Western Conference Boys' basketball competition beating York Castle in both Under-16 and Under-19 games at Cornwall College on Friday. Read More

Nets nix Nuggets, 76ers remain perfect at home

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Caris LeVert nailed a clutch shot with 0.3 seconds left to spoil a slump-breaking night by Nikola Jokic as the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Denver Nuggets 112-110 on Friday night. Read More

Cornwall seek to keep unbeaten streak in basketball

Friday, November, 9 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall College will be hoping to extend their unbeaten run in the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition today when they host York Castle in a double-header in Montego Bay, starting at 2:00 pm. Read More

CC extend winning start in ISSA basketball

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Thursday, November, 8 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall College extended their winning start in both sections of the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association Western Conference High School boys' basketball competition with wins over Muschett High at Cornwall College on Monday. Read More

Majesty Legends capture SDF Community Basketball Championship

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Thursday, November, 8 2018    

MAJESTY Gardens Legends pulled off a thrilling 64-62 win over Red Hills Road Real Lions to clinch their best-of-three finals 2-1 in the 2018 Sports Development Foundation/Southern Basketball Conference Howard McCatty Community Club League Championship at Calabar High School Court on... Read More

Herbert Morrison hammer Rhodes Hall in basketball

Sunday, November, 4 2018    

RHODES HALL, Hanover — Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical are on a roll with back-to-back big wins in the ISSA Western Conference boys basketball competition after hammering home side Rhodes Hall on Thursday. Read More

Curry, Durant fuel Warriors' seventh-straight win

Sunday, November, 4 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant combined for 61 points as the two-time defending champions Golden State Warriors won their seventh-straight with a 116-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Read More

'Herbert' hunt back-to-back wins in Western Conference basketball

Tuesday, October, 30 2018    

BROWNS TOWN, St Ann – Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical will go after back-to-back wins in the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition today when they take on York Castle High in a double-header at York Castle starting at 2:00 pm Read More



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