Philippines, 21 Aug 2018
  Home >> News >> List of Articles >> Homer D. Sayson

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        




 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
List of Articles by Homer D. Sayson


 

NBA -- Lakers fall in Kobe's final Xmas Day game

By Homer D. Sayson
PhilBoxing.com
27 Dec 2015



CHICAGO -- In his 20 decorated seasons in the NBA, Kobe Bryant had appeared in a record 16 Christmas Day games. His last one was early today at the Staples Center and it left little memories for the five-time champion's scrapbook.

The 37-year old Bryant who will be retiring at season's end, made only 4-of-10 field goals and settled with 12 points, three rebounds and three assists in 26 minutes and four seconds of action. He sat out the entire fourth quarter as their crosstown rivals, the L.A. Clippers hung on to a 94-84 triumph in front of 18, 997 fans at the Staples Center.

"There's a little mixed emotions, honestly. I mean, I'm so used to playing on Christmas it's kind of become part of our family routine," the 17-time All-Star told NBA.com. "I'm just very, very thankful to be able to play this many games on Christmas. Growing up and watching the Bulls and the Knicks and all those great games on Christmas Day, having been a part of this for many years has been cool."

With the latest setback, the Lakers fell to 5-25, last place in the Western Conference.

Chris Paul guided the Clips with 23 points and six dimes while Blake Griffin and Jamal Crawford each had 13. The Clips entered the final 12 minutes with an 85-57 advantage, which proved more than enough to hold off the Lakers who made a great fourth quarter run.

D'Angelo Russell led all Lakers with 16 while Jordan Clarkson and Julius Randle contributed 11 apiece. The Lakers converted only 32 of 77 field goals (41.6 percent) and 7-of-23 triples (30.4 percent). They also missed 12 of their 25 free throws.

Photo: In his final Xmas Day game, Kobe Bryant managed just 12 points as his Lakers fell to the Clippers, 94-84 at Staples Center.


Back to Homer D. Sayson's Articles Listing



Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • PACQUIAO-KHAN FIGHT IS MASSIVE
    By Eddie Alinea, 21 Aug 2018
  • Russia’s Umar Salamov to Face Germany’s Denis Liebau in Explosive Light Heavyweight Clash on September 5 in Grozny
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • CANELO VS. GGG 2 UNDERCARD TO BE STACKED WITH WORLD CHAMPIONS AND RETURNING CONTENDERS
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • PABLO 'EL DEMOLEDOR' CESAR CANO TO FACE RUSLAN MADIEV IN BATTLE BETWEEN MEXICO VS. KAZAKHSTAN
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • TOP PROSPECT DEVIN HANEY TO FACE FORMER WORLD TITLE CHALLENGER JUAN CARLOS BURGOS
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • Middleweight Connor Coyle has voluntarily relinquished his NBA Intercontinental Middleweight Title & William Silva has voluntarily relinquished his NBA Lightweight World Title
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • Don’t Blink: Top Rank Signs Bantamweight Contender Joshua Greer Jr.
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • CAVITE EXECUTIVE CHESS CLUB TO HOLD RAPID CHESS ON AUGUST 31
    By Marlon Bernardino, 21 Aug 2018
  • USA Boxing Alumni Association Profile: Dr. Wilbert "Skeeter" McClure
    By , 21 Aug 2018
  • ANDREW MOLONEY READY FOR CONCEPCION. WANTS YAFAI
    By , 20 Aug 2018
  • China favored to dominate 18th Asiad anew
    By Eddie Alinea, 20 Aug 2018
  • FILIPINO IM GARCIA BEATS INDON GM MEGARANTO TO LEAD KL CHESS KIDS TEAM ALPHA TO THE CHAMPIONSHIPS TROPHY
    By Marlon Bernardino, 20 Aug 2018
  • Quickness, outside shooting PH’s weapon vs China
    By Eddie Alinea, 20 Aug 2018
  • KHAN SAYS HE CAN FILL A UK STADIUM IF HE FIGHTS PACQUIAO
    By Maloney L. Samaco, 20 Aug 2018
  • A lot at stake for Ancajas
    By Joaquin Henson, 19 Aug 2018
  • MIKEY GARCIA WANTS SPENCE MORE THAN PACQUIAO
    By Maloney L. Samaco, 19 Aug 2018
  • Great night for Fresh Productions Boxing
    By , 19 Aug 2018
  • T.J. Dillashaw Serious About Gervonta Davis Fight, I'd Love To Beat His Ass!
    By , 19 Aug 2018
  • JENNINGS CLIMBS OFF THE DECK TO STOP DIMITRENKO IN 9
    By , 19 Aug 2018
  • Araneta Blasts Out Tomogdan Cold to Capture the WBC Asia Belt Saturday in Cebu, Philippines (Photos)
    By Carlos Costa, 19 Aug 2018





  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2018 philboxing.com.