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Call him crazy, but coach Kerr likes where the Warriors stand

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LOS ANGELES, United States – The Golden State Warriors may be on the brink of elimination, but the ever cool coach Steve Kerr isn't worried.

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Chris Paul 'worried' after late hamstring injury in Game 5

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MANILA, Philippines – The Houston Rockets have won the battle, but they may have just lost the war.

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Rockets push defending champ Warriors to the brink

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LOS ANGELES, United States (UPDATED) – The Houston Rockets edged the reigning champion Golden State Warriors, 98-94, on Thursday, May 24, to move within one win of reaching the NBA Finals.

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Serena, Sharapova poised for French Open 2018 last-16 duel

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PARIS, France – Three-time champion Serena Williams could face longtime rival Maria Sharapova in the French Open last-16 after the draw on Thursday, May 24, which also handed Rafael Nadal a dream route to an 11th title.

LeBron, Harden lead All-NBA Team as unanimous picks

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NEW YORK, United States – Cleveland Cavaliers superstar forward LeBron James was named to his league-record 12th All-NBA First Team on Thursday, May 24, joining Houston Rockets guard James Harden as a unanimous selection.

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Missing out on the finals action? Check out this P50 NBA League Pass

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MANILA, Philippines – More Filipino basketball fans can now watch the ongoing NBA conference finals as NBA Philippines, Philippine Long Distance Telephone, Inc. (PLDT) and Smart Communications Inc. team up in a multiyear partnership to…

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Viray twins shine as Foton trips Smart to nail PSL quarters berth

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MANILA, Philippines – After opening its campaign on a sour note, Foton finally got its groove and hacked out a 21-10, 21-17 victory over Smart in the Philippine Superliga (PSL) Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup on Thursday, May 24, at the…

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Barcelona football legend Iniesta joins Japan's Vissel Kobe

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TOKYO, Japan – Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta joined Japan's Vissel Kobe on Thursday, May 24 the club's owner Hiroshi Mikitani said, describing him as a "world-class" player.

Major TV network rivals agree on joint telecast of Pacquiao-Matthysse

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MANILA, Philippines – Five of the country’s top TV networks have officially teamed up for a simultaneous broadcast of the July ...

PBA marksmen, rim-rattlers to wow in Batangas All-Star leg

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BATANGAS CITY, Philippines – Expect another PBA spectacle to draw oohs and aahs as pro basketball stars troop to the Batangas City Sports Center here for the Luzon leg of the 2018 All-Star Week on Friday, May 25.

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LeBron James unfazed even as NBA Finals streak stands in jeopardy

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WASHINGTON, United States – As the Cleveland Cavaliers try to stay alive against Boston Celtics in Game 6, another record will be on the line – LeBron James' streak of NBA Finals appearance.

Tired of fake sports memorabilia? Check out Hall of Fame Authentics

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MANILA, Philippines – Ron Uy, Stephen Songco and Elvis Gutierrez are college friends from De La Salle University who just want to make sure that sports fans will not fall for their worst nightmare: buying fake signed memorabilia.

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Ateneo president confirms UAAP volleyball coaches' appointment

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MANILA, Philippines – Oliver Almadro gets to bring his coaching brilliance to the Ateneo women’s volleyball team as Ateneo president Fr Jose Ramon Villarin formally announced the appointment of the former champion men’s coach on Thursday,…

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Boston's young guns star as Celtics blast Cavs for 3-2 series lead

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WASHINGTON, United States (UPDATED) – The Boston Celtics, reinvigorated by a return home, beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 96-83, on Wednesday, May 23 (Thursday, May 24) to move within one win of reaching the NBA Finals.

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PWR suspends wrestler after dangerous spot at 'Wrevolution X'

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MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Wrestling Revolution (PWR) suspended one of its wrestlers after a dangerous spot gone wrong at its biggest annual event.

US police chief apologizes for arrest of NBA player

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CHICAGO, United States – The police chief in the US city ...

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NBA Bucks' Brown to file case after police tasing incident

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LOS ANGELES, United States –Milwaukee Bucks rookie Sterling Brown said Wednesday, May 23, he will pursue legal action against the city's police after he was tased after parking improperly.

France's Rudy Gobert leads picks for NBA All-Defensive Team

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NEW YORK, United States – Frenchman Rudy Gobert, who helped power the Utah Jazz into the NBA playoffs, was the top vote-getter on the NBA All-Defensive First Team announced by the league Wednesday, May 23.

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Clippers reach terms with Rivers on new coaching deal

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LOS ANGELES, United States – Doc Rivers has signed a coaching contract extension with the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers even after they missed the playoffs for the first time since 2011, the team announced Wednesday, May 23.

Wednesday, May 23

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LOOK: Mindanao also beats Gilas in PBA All-Star Game dance showdown

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MANILA, Philippines – The Mindanao All-Stars had a double celebration Wednesday night, May 23, as they bested Gilas Pilipinas in both the All-Star Game and the pre-game dance showdown.

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Hot-shooting Mindanao torches Gilas Pilipinas in PBA All-Star Week kickoff

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MANILA, Philippines – The Mindanao All-Stars fired on all cylinders and buried 18 triples to topple Gilas Pilipinas, 144-130, in the first leg of the 2018 PBA All-Star Week at the Davao del Sur Coliseum in Digos City on Wednesday, May 23.

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Wayne Rooney to meet DC United bosses to discuss MLS move

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LONDON, United Kingdom – Everton forward Wayne Rooney will break from his family holiday to travel to Washington this week to meet bosses at Major League Soccer side DC United, reports said on Wednesday, May 23.

Secopito upsets first PH Woman Grandmaster Frayna in PNG chess

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MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Janelle Mae Frayna lost for the first time against Catherine Secopito, who grabbed the lead in the penultimate round on the way to ruling the Philippine National Games on Wednesday, May 23, in Cebu.

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LOOK: Terrence Romeo, presidential son-in-law win PBA All-Star Legends Shootout

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MANILA, Philippines – Terrence Romeo caught fire and scored 24 points to win the Legends Shootout of the 2018 PBA All-Star Week together with presidential son-in-law Mans Carpio at the Davao del Sur Coliseum in Digos City on Wednesday, May…

Young BaliPure repels Perlas, extends streak to grab share of PVL lead

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MANILA, Philippines – BaliPure wore down BanKo-Perlas in an extended 4th set showdown and carved out a 25-22, 25-22, 22-25, 32-30 decision to tie idle PayMaya and Creamline in the lead in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Reinforced…

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Powerhouse Rondina-Pons pair rallies in PSL beach volley opener

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MANILA, Philippines – Powerhouse Petron XCS kicked off its title-retention campaign on a sizzling note as it torched Generika-Ayala A, 19-21, 21-14, 15-8, in the opening salvo of the Philippine Superliga (PSL) Beach Volleyball Challenge…

Knee injury sidelines Joe Devance in Visayas leg of PBA All-Star Game 2018

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MANILA, Philippines – After 4 straight All-Star appearances, Joe Devance will not see action in this year's mid-season festivities.

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IN NUMBERS: All even in NBA East and West finals

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MANILA, Philippines – After 8 games combined in the NBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Finals, we are back to square one.

PH football looks to follow Germany, Japan success path with My PFF

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MANILA, Philippines – By setting up a simple My PFF national registration program, the Philippines hopes to take a small step in replicating the path to success of world football giants Germany and Japan.

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Game 4 a 'trench warfare,' Kerr says as Rockets spoil Warriors' home record

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SAN FRANCISCO, United States – The Golden State Warriors just couldn’t keep up with the late Houston onslaught as the Warriors drubbed the defending champions, 95-92, in Game 4 to equalize the NBA West Conference finals series at two wins…