Basketball

Giannis, LeBron spark NBA road wins while Sixers beat Cavs

Thursday, March, 14 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) - Greek star Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 points and Khris Middleton added 23 as the NBA-best Milwaukee Bucks improved to 51-17 Tuesday with a 130-113 victory at New Orleans. Read More

St James High, Herbert Morrison look to keep winning run going

Wednesday, March, 13 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Leaders St James High and defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical will seek to maintain their perfect win records when the ISSA, Western Conference Boys Under-14 basketball competition resumes with three games today. Read More

Sexton scores 28 as Cavs rout Raptors, Williams makes history

Wednesday, March, 13 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Collin Sexton scored 28 points and Kevin Love tallied 16 points and 18 rebounds as the Cleveland Cavaliers used a balanced attack to upset the Toronto Raptors 126-101 on Monday. Read More

Lowly Suns shock Warriors, Lowry shines for Raptors

Tuesday, March, 12 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Phoenix guard Devin Booker scored 37 points as the Suns snapped an 18-game losing streak to the two-time defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors with a 115-111 victory on Sunday. Read More

Irving scores 30 as Celtics playoff push gains traction

Monday, March, 11 2019    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Kyrie Irving scored 30 points as the Boston Celtics overcame LeBron James' 80th career triple-double with a 120-107 victory over the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday. Read More

Thompson returns in style as Warriors blitz Nuggets

Sunday, March, 10 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Klay Thompson roared back into action for Golden State on Friday, leading the Warriors to a 122-105 win over the Denver Nuggets in a marquee showdown between the two best teams in the NBA's Western Conference. Read More

Bucks bounce back from consecutive losses to punish Pacers

Saturday, March, 9 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The NBA-best Milwaukee Bucks broke out of a mini slump and the Oklahoma City Thunder kept up their play-off push on Thursday. Read More

LeBron passes Jordan for fourth on all-time NBA points list

Friday, March, 8 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James overtook his boyhood idol and inspiration, Michael Jordan, for fourth on the NBA's all-time scoring list Wednesday, making history with a driving layup for the Los Angeles Lakers in a home loss to Denver. Read More

2019 NBA – Plenty of tight races in both the Eastern and Western Conferences at the halfway stage

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, March, 8 2019    

 THE 2018-19 NBA regular season is past halfway in terms of the number of games played and there are still many questions regarding the serious title contenders and which teams can or won't make the play-offs. Read More

Harden leads Rockets over Raptors, Celtics rip Warriors

Thursday, March, 7 2019    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — NBA scoring leader James Harden unleashed 35 points on a poor shooting night and Gerald Green added 18 off the bench Tuesday as the Houston Rockets beat Toronto 107-95 in a showdown of contenders. Read More

Lowly Suns stun Bucks Clippers; deliver blow to Laker play-off hopes

Wednesday, March, 6 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kelly Oubre had 27 points and 13 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns rallied from a 10-point late deficit to complete a season sweep of the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks with a 114-105 win on Monday. Read More

Harden powers Rockets to win, Raptors lose in overtime

Tuesday, March, 5 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — James Harden continues to be Houston Rockets' driving force, delivering his 24th 40-point performance on Sunday while Boston Celtics fell back into their bad habits. Read More

Curry comes up clutch to lead Warriors past 76ers

Monday, March, 4 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Stephen Curry sank a late tie-breaking jump shot en route to 28 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 120-117 in a potential NBA finals matchup on Saturday. Read More

Mt Alvernia continue dominant run in girls basketball

Sunday, March, 3 2019    

BROWNS TOWN, St Ann — Former champions Mt Alvernia High continued to steamroll the opposition in the ISSA Western Conference Girls Open basketball after beating second-placed William Knibb Memorial 46-29 in their return round game played at York Castle on Friday for a... Read More



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