Basketball

Nuggets rout Spurs as 'Pop' tossed, Rockets thump Clippers

Friday, April, 5 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Nikola Jokic was just one assist shy of a triple-double Wednesday as he led the Denver Nuggets to a 113-85 NBA blowout of the San Antonio Spurs — who saw coach Gregg “Pop” Popovich tossed just 63 seconds into... Read More

Lakers face 'critical' offseason — James

Friday, April, 5 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — LeBron James believes the Los Angeles Lakers face a “critical” offseason as the team attempts to rebuild after missing the play-offs for a sixth-consecutive year. Read More

ISSA All-Island Girls Open basketball honours on the line today

Wednesday, April, 3 2019    

SPALDING, Manchester — Holy Childhood High and Mt Alvernia High, the Southern... Read More

Giannis returns to power Bucks' win while Raptors romp

Wednesday, April, 3 2019    

New York, United States (AFP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo returned from a right ankle sprain to score 28 points and grab 11 rebounds Monday, powering the Milwaukee Bucks to a 131-121 NBA victory at Brooklyn. Read More

NBA fines Warriors' Durant, Curry and Green for ref rants

Wednesday, April, 3 2019    

New York, United States (AFP) — Golden State Warriors stars Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Draymond Green were issued fines yesterday for comments criticising the integrity of NBA officials during and after a loss at Minnesota. Read More

Warriors thump Hornets, take one game lead over beaten Nuggets

Tuesday, April, 2 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — The NBA champion Golden State Warriors routed the Charlotte Hornets 137-90 Sunday, bouncing back from a frustrating defeat to regain first place in the Western Conference. Read More

Timberwolves edge Warriors in controversial overtime finish

Sunday, March, 31 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Karl-Anthony Towns drained a free throw with five-tenths of a second remaining to seal a 131-130 overtime victory over Golden State Friday that left the defending NBA champion Warriors fuming over the officiating and their own... Read More

Westbrook, George keep Thunder rolling

Friday, March, 29 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — A 31-point haul from Paul George and a Russell Westbrook triple-double boosted Oklahoma City Thunder's play-off drive with a 107-99 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday. Read More

2019 NBA – REGULAR SEASON – No 'Curry' favour as Golden State stumble and stumble

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, March, 29 2019    

 THE Golden State Warriors, JustBet's overwhelming $1.35 favourites to take the title this season, suffered a shocking 35-point home defeat to the Dallas Mavericks last Saturday night. Read More

CHAMPIONS!

Thursday, March, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Fresh off their victory over Herbert Morrison Technical to secure a perfect season in the ISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketball final at the Montego Bay Cricket Club last Thursday, Mt Alvernia High have set their sights on a... Read More

NBA: Clippers, Celtics clinch play-off berths

Thursday, March, 28 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The red-hot Los Angeles Clippers clinched an NBA play-off berth on Tuesday night with their sixth win in a row, with Danilo Gallinari scoring 25 points in a 122-111 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read More

Unbeaten Mt Alvernia cop girls basketball title

Wednesday, March, 27 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Mt Alvernia High completed a perfect season by beating Herbert Morrison 53-46 in a close and exciting ISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketball final at the Montego Bay Cricket Club on Thursday. Read More

Grizzly dent Thunder, Magic stun Sixers

Wednesday, March, 27 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Brazilian international Bruno Caboclo scored a career-high 24 points as the Memphis Grizzlies dented Oklahoma City Thunder's likely playoff ranking with a 115-103 upset on Monday. Read More

Warriors rout Pacers, Nuggets grind out win over Wizards

Saturday, March, 23 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Two-time defending champion Golden State had all five starters in double-figure scoring, and the Warriors maintained the best record in the Western Conference by clobbering the Indiana Pacers 112-89 on Thursday. Read More

World beaters

SANJAY MYERS Sport Reporter Special Olympics Summer Games In UAE | Friday, March, 22 2019    

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Special Olympics Jamaica (SOJ) athletes have come in for immense praise for their performances at the World Summer Games. Read More



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