East claims rare All-Star Game win

Feb 17, 2014

East claims rare All-Star Game win

From the first play to the final minute, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving made it clear how the East felt about this All-Star Game. “We took this one personal a bit,” Irving said. Irving had 31 points and 14 assists and was voted the ...

East tops West in All-Star Game

Jan 26, 2014

East tops West in All-Star Game

by Ed Odeven

In a fast-paced game highlighted by slam dunks (19 in all) and rapid-fire 3-point shooting (the teams combined for 87), a stellar start and balanced scoring carried the Eastern Conference to a 98-91 triumph over the Western Conference at the 2013-14 All-Star Game on ...

Pitchers Darvish, Iwakuma selected for All-Star Game

Jul 7, 2013

Pitchers Darvish, Iwakuma selected for All-Star Game

Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish and fellow right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma of the Seattle Mariners were both named to the American League All-Star team on Saturday. Darvish, 26, was selected for the second year in a row, while the 32-year-old Iwakuma earned a spot for ...

Faried shines in Rising Stars Challenge

Feb 17, 2013

Faried shines in Rising Stars Challenge

Denver Nuggets second-year forward Kenneth Faried had 40 points Friday as Team Chuck routed Team Shaq 163-135 in the NBA’s Rising Stars Challenge game. Faried also had 10 rebounds and shot 18-for-22 from the field to collect MVP honors and kick off All-Star Weekend ...

Parker shines as West wins All-Star Game

Jan 21, 2013

Parker shines as West wins All-Star Game

by Ed Odeven

Recognized as a dynamic playmaker since entering the bj-league in the 2007-08 season as a member of the run-and-gun Rizing Fukuoka, Michael Parker hauled in four straight regular-season scoring titles into the fledgling circuit’s eighth season. Now in his second season with the Shimane ...