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Pacers triumph over Bulls

Basketball / NBA Nov 3, 2018

Pacers triumph over Bulls

Whenever the Indiana Pacers needed a big play, Victor Oladipo delivered. It was an all-too-familiar finish for the Chicago Bulls. Oladipo had 25 points and 14 rebounds, Darren Collison made a tiebreaking jumper down the stretch and the Pacers topped the Bulls 107-105 on Friday night. "The ...

Hannaryz hold off Rizing Zephyr in OT

Basketball / B. League Nov 2, 2018

Hannaryz hold off Rizing Zephyr in OT

by Ed Odeven

The visiting Kyoto Hannaryz outlasted the Rizing Zephyr Fukuoka in overtime on Friday night, winning 98-95. Kevin Hareyama sank a pair of free throws at the 4:26 mark of OT to put Kyoto ahead 85-83, and coach Honoo Hamaguchi's club didn't relinquish the lead the ...

Celtics send Bucks to first defeat of season

Basketball / NBA Nov 2, 2018

Celtics send Bucks to first defeat of season

The Boston Celtics went outside and stayed there while knocking off the last of the NBA's unbeatens with a barrage of 3-pointers. The Celtics set a franchise record for 3-pointers with 24 in a 117-113 win over the Bucks on Thursday night, handing Milwaukee its ...

Derrick Rose scores career-high 50 points against Jazz

Basketball / NBA Nov 1, 2018

Derrick Rose scores career-high 50 points against Jazz

During the 2017-18 regular season, Derrick Rose didn't score 50 points in all of January. Or February. Or March. Or April. He was hurting, always in and out of the lineup, never in rhythm. Those problems, all his years of problems, seemed so long ago Wednesday night, when ...

Bombs away as Warriors win long-ball shootout over Nets

Basketball / NBA Oct 29, 2018

Bombs away as Warriors win long-ball shootout over Nets

Stephen Curry set an NBA record after draining seven 3-pointers en route to a 35-point performance as the Golden State Warriors defeated the Brooklyn Nets 120-114 on Sunday. Curry scored 16 points in the first quarter and drained his final 3-pointer of the contest with ...

B-Corsairs run out of steam in loss to Sunrockers

Basketball / B. League Oct 28, 2018

B-Corsairs run out of steam in loss to Sunrockers

by Ed Odeven

The Yokohama B-Corsairs played a stellar first half on Sunday afternoon, building a sizable lead against the Sunrockers Shibuya. Facing a 15-point deficit, the hosts then regrouped at halftime and responded to the challenge of replicating the B-Corsairs' first-half intensity. Yokohama, on the other hand, ...