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Paul George described his departure from Oklahoma City as a shared departure from the Thunder, with a characterization general manager Sam Presti taking umbrage. George stated that the Thunder worked hand in hand to work out a shared thing between us both that the time was up and we both had different thoughts about doing stuff. According to accounts, Leonard held the Toronto Raptors and Los Angeles Lakers on hold


Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard took complete responsibility for his free-agency status in his amazing move to the Los Angeles Clippers previously this month. He’s attempting to claim control of his renowned “Klaw” logo, but Nike faces some aggressive defense. After Leonard launched a lawsuit aimed at the shoe and apparel conglomerate last month, claiming the company is taking credit for creating the logo that appeared on his Nike-endorsed

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NorthPort is on the cusp of enhancing what is already a franchise-best performance in the PBA, but coach Pido Jarencio has no time to comb through records. Jarencio and his gang can shoot for No. 1 ranking after securing the club’s first twice-to-beat advantage in the playoffs when the Batang Pier clashes with Meralco to end their elimination round schedule Friday at Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay. But even that difference

Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George made their move to the Los Angeles Clippers on July 10 (July 11, Philippine time) with the NBA squad announcing Leonard’s signing and George’s trade agreement with Oklahoma City. The Clippers did not reveal details of Leonard’s agreement, but ESPN and The Athletic website said Leonard’s agreement was for 3 years and not 4 as initially believed when the choices were presented last week. The

LeBron James

The Los Angeles Lakers are planning to begin four-time MVP LeBron James at the point guard this season. The 6-foot-8 forward is supposedly starting with newly signed veteran guard Danny Green in the new look backcourt of the Lakers. LeBron is no stranger to the role of the point guard. He has regularly played the position of point-forward over his 16-year career. But this would be the first time a

DeMarcus Cousins

The Los Angeles Lakers has agreed to a one-year deal with free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins and they are also bringing back point guard Rajon Rondo for the next season. The Cousins’ deal was said to be for $2.3 million, as per Cousins’ agent, Jeff Schwartz. Former teammate Anthony Davis and several other Lakers were reported to convinced him to join them in Los Angeles than Miami Heat. The Lakers had

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are joining the Los Angeles Clippers and NBA balance of energy has moved to a club that comes with never even reached a conference final. As NBA teams began signing agreements Saturday (Sunday in Manila) with totally free agents negotiated over the last week, spinning heads were still trying to work up a cope with a talent shakeup detailed in media reports all week that


In the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Lakan Season at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on Tuesday night, Gwynne Capacio and Dan Sara took over for the Bulacan Kuyas as the team scored a 65-55 home win against Basilan Steel. Capacio tallied 21 points, while Sara added 17 for the Kuyas, who pulled away from the now gritty Steel in the fourth quarter, 23-14. Junkie Hallare went perfect from


MANILA — Columbian Dyip heaped on hot performances from Lester Prosper and CJ Perez to stun San Miguel Beermen in overtime, 134-132, in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Sunday night. Prosper fell 40 points, while Perez added a career-high 34 for the Dyip, who prevailed in a neck-to-neck battle in the extra five minutes with the Beermen which came back from 14


MANILA —Manny V. Pangilinan, chairman emeritus of Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas looks optimistic to see arguably the most talented young boys’ under-19 squad the Philippines has ever built. “I’m excited to see them play,” Pangilinan stated on Friday ahead of the Gilas Pilipinas Youth’s conquest in the FIBA U19 World Cup in Heraklion, Greece starting this weekend. Led by 7-foot-2 Kai Sotto, 6-foot-10 AJ Edu, and 6-foot-8 Geo Chiu, Gilas