Alab breaks ABL scoring record in rout of Saigon

first_imgTruck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Alab also tied the league record of 18 three-pointers that the Heat recorded earlier this season.The Filipinos’ dropped the napalm as early as the first half when they went from down 24-19 in the opening quarter to take a 50-31 lead which Justin Brownlee capped off with a three-pointer at the 5:58 mark of the second period.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownAlab improved to the third seed with 12-6 record, giving them a mathematical chance of getting a semifinal bye.The Filipinos now have to win their remaining two games and hope for the other teams to lose if they want to take either the first or second seed. View comments P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames Renaldo Balkman led Alab with 30 points and seven board, Brownlee went 6-of-7 from deep and finished with 24 points and 13 rebounds while Pamboy Raymundo added 13 points off the bench.Maxie Esho led the Heat with 24 points while Michael Williams added 19 points.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player awardcenter_img Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ Alab Pilipinas ended its two-game slump and unleashed a blistering 126-100 win over Saigon Heat in the ASEAN Basketball League Wednesday night at USEP Gym in Davao.The Filipinos’ 126 points were the most in league history, overtaking the previous record of 120 points that Hong Kong set back in December of 2017.ADVERTISEMENT ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ MOST READ World No. 1 Halep advances to Indian Wells semifinals LATEST STORIES Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water recedinglast_img read more

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Che’Lu Bar Stuns Akari in D-League semis

first_imgLights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ Banking on its veterans, Che’Lu Bar and Grill-San Sebastian pulled off a 70-60 stunner over Akari-Adamson to draw first blood in their 2018 PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup best-of-three semifinal series on Tuesday at Pasig Sports Center.Cedrick Ablaza poured in 12 of his 22 points in the third quarter turnaround for the Revellers, to go with his four rebounds and three steals, while Jeff Viernes had 16 points and eight boards.ADVERTISEMENT In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast MOST READ View commentscenter_img Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ Cocolife nips Cignal, gains semis Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Earlier, Zark’s Burger-Lyceum clawed its way from a 16-point deficit and hacked out a 90-87 overtime victory over Marinerong Pilipino for a similar 1-0 lead.Mike Nzeusseu punctuated Zark’s Burger win with a dunk in the last 5.5 seconds of the extra period, elating team manager Bernard Yang.  —RANDOLPH B. LEONGSON, INQUIRER.NETFEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownlast_img read more

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PBA All-Star: Romeo, Duterte’s son-in-law top legends shootout

first_imgTrending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles05:02SEA Games 2019: Philippines clinches historic gold in women’s basketball02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding View comments Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil LATEST STORIES PVL: BaliPure survives BanKo in grueling match, gets share of top spot Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextcenter_img China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls MOST READ In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Terrence Romeo stars in PBA All-Star legends shootout. POOL PHOTOThe duo of Terrence Romeo and presidential son-in-law Atty. Manases Carpio won the legends shootout which kicked off the 2018 PBA All-Star festivities Wednesday night at Davao del Sur Coliseum.Romeo, who is playing through an ankle sprain, still came out with guns blazing and scored 24 points while Carpio, husband of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, added nine points to dominate their competition.ADVERTISEMENT Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Atty. Mans Carpio during the All-Star shootout. POOL PHOTOAnother PBA great Kenneth Duremdes and teammates Rep. Bobby Pacquiao, who took the place of Sen. Manny Pacquiao in the side event, finished second best with 27 points.PBA legend Allan Caidic, who once scored 79 points in a game, only  managed13 points while partner Special Assistant to the President Bong Go contributed nine points for a total of 22.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownThe part of Maj. Michael Sabsal and Scottie Thompson, meanwhile, came in last with 18 points combined. Celest Flores-Colina Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hourslast_img read more

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Federer moves back to No. 1 in rankings, swapping with Nadal

first_imgJury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Nadal dropped down from No. 1 after sitting out last week following his 11th French Open championship earlier in the month.This is the fifth time the top ranking has changed hands between Federer and Nadal. That’s the most switches at No. 1 in a single season since there were also five in 2003.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownThe record for most changes at No. 1 is 10, set in 1983, when John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl all spent time there.This is Federer’s record-extending 310th week at No. 1. Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award LATEST STORIES View comments Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displacedcenter_img China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls MOST READ Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Roger Federer celebrates after he beats Milos Raonic in the final tennis match of the ATP Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Sunday June 17, 2018. (Marijan Murat//dpa via AP)LONDON — Roger Federer is back at No. 1 in the ATP rankings, once again swapping spots with Rafael Nadal.Federer’s title at the grass-court tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, last week pushed him up from No. 2 on Monday.ADVERTISEMENT Seismologists clarify Mexico soccer fans didn’t cause quake Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water recedinglast_img read more

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NCAA: Arellano gets back on track at expense of miserable JRU

first_imgIn fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Miserable Christmas Day: ‘Ursula’ pummels Visayas; 10 dead PLAY LIST 01:05Miserable Christmas Day: ‘Ursula’ pummels Visayas; 10 dead04:52WATCH: 62 miyembro ng Premier, masuwerte nakaranas ng all-expense-paid vacation sa Shanghai, China01:27Filipino athletes get grand send-off ahead of SEA Games02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award “It took us a while to see this but we finally found the right combination of defense and offense,” said Codiñera in Filipino whose team limited JRU to 26-of-63 shooting and came away with six steals.Adrian Alban and Levi Dela Cruz had 14 points apiece to add to the Chiefs’ cause while Kent Segura pitched in 10 points.Jed Mendoza carried JRU with 23 points, on 9-of-14-shooting, with Darius Estrella laboring for his seven points on 3-of-11 conversion.ADVERTISEMENT The Chiefs leveled their record to 3-3 to maintain their foothold at the fifth spot while sending the Heavy Bombers to a dismal 0-7 card.It was a story of varying offenses between the two teams with Arellano enjoying the luxury of having five players carry the scoring load while JRU only had one Heavy Bomber who got it going offensively.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’Maui Sera Josef led the Chiefs with 17 points and nine rebounds while Michael Canete had a similar line of 15 points and nine boards.Arellano head coach Jerry Codiñera said he was relieved to have finally seen the right combination of a defense and offense from his team. LATEST STORIES No sweat: Woods changes shirt and game to stay in mix at PGA Arellano University got into level ground after cruising past Jose Rizal University, 79-70, in the NCAA Season 94 men’s basketball tournament Friday at Filoil Flying V Centre.ADVERTISEMENT Peza offers relief to ecozone firms ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taalcenter_img Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. MOST READ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View commentslast_img read more

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Guiao can have smorgasbord of PBA players for next Gilas team

first_imgNadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ JAKARTA—Gilas Pilipinas will be playing China in a few hours in the 18th Asian Games, but cage fans back home will have something to cheer about before the first basket between these two regional rivals is scored here.ADVERTISEMENT Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal But with the PBA opening its doors for Guiao, the talent pool is deep and with Christian Standhardinger the likely naturalized player for those games, Gilas could have a truly formidable team it can build.READ: 10 Gilas players, 2 coaches suspended by Fiba for brawlBasketball action in the Asiad doesn’t end until Sept. 1 if the Philippines can make the medal games and Guiao will plane back to the country the following day at the earliest. And that would mean having less than two weeks to draw up his team with the game against Iran happening on Sept. 13.The PBA has the season-ending Governors’ Cup ongoing but will suspend the elimination round from Sept. 7-17 to accommodate the National Five’s Fiba schedule.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Not looking too far ahead, but Gilas Pilipinas will have all the tools that it would need come the next international tournament.READ: Guiao to meet with PBA for Gilas composition in Fiba World Cup Asian QualifiersFEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’“Let’s call it like a smorgasbord for Gilas as far as players coming from us are concerned,” Willie Marcial, commissioner of the PBA, told the Inquirer over the phone when asked on Tuesday what the pro league participation will be as Yeng Guiao handles the team for the next Fiba World Cup Qualifying windows.“He can pick whomever he wants. The PBA will be open as far as its players are concerned,” Marcial said, though he reiterated that Guiao, the league’s board of governors representing the team owners, and the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas will have to sit down first. MOST READ LATEST STORIES Peza offers relief to ecozone firms READ: Guiao believes Fiba suspensions were ‘fair’“That’s the first thing we need to do—talk to coach Yeng first, the SBP and the board—so that he can tell us the players that he would want,” Marcial went on. “But like I said, the PBA will be open to lend anyone.”Guiao was appointed to handle Gilas in the next two games in the Qualifying, which will be against the Iranians in Iran and Qatar back home behind closed doors, a penalty the Philippines has to pay after the July 2 brawl with Australia in Bulacan.READ: ‘100% national team’: Revival of Gilas 1.0 program consideredAnd there are 10 players serving multiple game suspensions, counting naturalized player Andray Blatche, who will be out for three games, and Calvin Abueva who will be serving a six-game ban. RR Pogoy was also canned for five. Jason Castro and Terrence Romeo will also not be available.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Serena seeks to cap comeback year with Grand Slam No. 24 View commentslast_img read more

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Petalcorin vs Nicaraguan for IBF light fly crown

first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ Manila frustrates Zambo crowd View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines?center_img Filipino Randy Petalcorin will take a crack at the vacant International Boxing Federation light flyweight crown against Nicaraguan Felix Alvarado Monday night at Midas Hotel in Pasay. Petalcorin tipped the scales at 108 pounds, while Alvarado checked in at 107 lb during Sunday’s weigh in. Petalcorin is confident he can give the Philippines another world title. “I’m confident because this is my natural fighting weight,” said Petalcorin. —MARC ANTHONY REYESADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA titlelast_img read more

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UP group urges UAAP to tap third-party observers, use tech to improve officiating

first_imgSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next NowheretogobutUP Foundation chairperson Atty. Agaton Uvero said that the UAAP should do more to evaluate the performance of its referees and through technology track the calls made by them.“We believe the UAAP should put an emphasis on improving the officiating and assuring the players and fans that they are doing everything to keep the game pure,” said Uvero.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissThe alumni group earlier tapped “referee-consultants” for the Maroons’ last two games, both crucial, to observe the officiating and according to the initial report, said Uvero, some calls in the UP-Adamson “may have had an impact on the outcome of the game.”The consultants noted a “disturbing” disparity in the fouls called, with the Maroons incurring 25 fouls and the Falcons 12. But it was also the “quality and timing” of the calls that they believe were “bothersome.” MOST READ Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Kyrie Irving’s 26 points lead Boston past Pelicans Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title According to statistics released by the UAAP, UP players were called for eight fouls while Adamson four in the nip-and-tuck payoff period. In total, Adamson also took 31 freethrows, 19 times more than UP.“The calls in the fourth quarter, really changed the complexion of the game. Sana tingnan talaga ng UAAP, nakakabahala,” said Uvero.The group also brought to view the history of referee Ariel Bermeo, one of the officials in that Final Four Game.Bermeo was reportedly suspended from the UAAP in 2010 for “bad calls” during a controversial game between UP and National University and was cut from the PBA’s roster of referees in 2013 “for serious repeated lapses in judgment in different games they officiated during the playoffs.”For its part, UP has already started a “referee tracking program” done by its video analysis team to “objectively assess the performance of referees working the UAAP’s games.”ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil A group of University of the Philippines alumni is urging the UAAP to hire “third-party observers” and adopt technology to improve its officiating on the heels of the Maroons’ 73-71 win over Adamson in the Final Four last Sunday.ADVERTISEMENT View commentslast_img read more

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9-year-old girl helps Stephen Curry fix online shoe access

first_imgLATEST STORIES Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew After winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk He missed his 11th straight game Thursday because of a strained left groin and didn’t speak to reporters. Curry is expected to return Saturday at Detroit.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Drummond, Griffin lead Pistons in rout of Bulls Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles01:31Got robbed? Manila South Cemetery’s website helps track down perpetrators02:21School hopes to fill gap for data analysts through online course02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewcenter_img No.13 lucky for Orlando Bloom ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garcia Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2018, file photo, Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry, center, greets basketball camp participants after taking a group photo at Ultimate Fieldhouse in Walnut Creek, Calif. A letter from a 9-year-old girl has helped Stephen Curry fix online access to his shoes for kids. Riley Morrison of Napa, California, wrote to Curry to tell him she couldn’t buy his Curry 5 shoes because they weren’t available on the Under Armour website. They were only marketed to boys. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)TORONTO — A letter from a 9-year-old girl has helped Stephen Curry fix online access to his shoes for kids.Riley Morrison of Napa, California, wrote to Curry to tell him she couldn’t buy his Curry 5 shoes because they weren’t available on the Under Armour website. They were only marketed to boys.ADVERTISEMENT Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil MOST READ She wrote “I know you support girl athletes because you have two daughters and you host an all girls basketball camp. I hope you can work with Under Armour to change this because girls want to rock the Curry 5′s too.”The two-time MVP and five-time All-Star replied with an apology, saying in a hand-written response he’s been working with Under Armour to remedy the situation. Curry promised to send Morrison two pairs of shoes, including the new Curry 6 model.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissHe also invited her to the Warriors home game on March 8, International Women’s Day.“That’s the beauty of Steph,” Warriors coach Steve Kerr said before Thursday’s game at Toronto. “He understands his power. He understands the impact he can make on people’s lives. And I’m just incredibly proud of him.” View commentslast_img read more

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Bulls fire head coach Hoiberg

first_imgHead coach Fred Hoiberg of the Chicago Bulls signals to his team during a game against the San Antonio Spurs at the United Center on November 26, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois. AFPCHICAGO, United States – The Chicago Bulls fired head coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday following the team’s dismal start to the season which has left them near the foot of the Eastern Conference standings.The Bulls said in a statement Hoiberg would be replaced by associate head coach Jim Boylen in an effort to reverse the slide.ADVERTISEMENT The Bulls are languishing one place off the bottom of the standings with only five wins against 19 defeats.Only two other teams in the NBA have worse records.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissVia a statement released by the team, Bulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations John Paxson said:“Decisions like this one are never easy to make, however I felt this was the right choice for our organization at this time,” Bulls executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson said in a statement. GALLERY: Team Lakay champions hailed in heroes parade After winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum No.13 lucky for Orlando Bloom Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garcia Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title MOST READ “After a thorough evaluation, I elected to make this move with the overall development of our team in mind.“As a team, I believe it is imperative that we make unfaltering strides in the right direction and build the right habits to help put our players in the best position to evolve not only now, but into the future.”Hoiberg, 46, took over as Bulls head coach in the 2015-2016 season.In the three seasons he has been at the helm, the Bulls have missed the playoffs twice and lost in the first round of the playoffs.In his 246 games in charge, the Bulls won 110 and lost 136. /cbbADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award View commentslast_img read more

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