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Displaying articles 81 to 90. A smashing Balintawak arnis success
15 Jul 2015
Chantilly, VIRGINIA. As a warm blissful, Sunday afternoon slowly turned into early evening, the Balintawak Legacy's Gathering of Masters event concluded its three-day course at the swanky Nova Fiield House in this quai
GM Bobby Taboada steals thunder in Day 2
13 Jul 2015
Chantilly, VIRGINIA. Grand master Bobby Taboada, they say, is the Michael Jordan of arnis.
I beg to disagree.
Michael Jordan, I think, is the Bobby Taboada of basketball.
As soon as the great Bobby entered the D
Balintawak Arnis takes center stage in Virginia
12 Jul 2015
Chantilly, VA --- On the outskirts of Washington D.C., a scant 25 miles from the White House where the most powerful man in the world holds office, the most powerful men in arnis have converged to spread the gospel of
Postscript to the 2015 NBA Finals (PHOTOS)
20 Jun 2015
CHICAGO -- Like the 11 other NBA Finals that I have covered on-site, last week's just-concluded 2015 championships was a thing of beauty, one that left indelible memories to last a lifetime.
LeBron James turned out t
Why the Warriors will win Game 5, and eventually, the NBA title
15 Jun 2015
CLEVELAND -- Without Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving, LeBron James is doing it all in this year's NBA Finals, averaging an eye-popping 35.8 points, 12 rebounds and 8.3 assists through Games 1 to 4.
Carrying the Cavaliers
A Cebuano doctor at the Finals
12 Jun 2015
CLEVELAND -- Moments before Game 4 of these NBA Finals tipped off here at the Quicken Loans Arena, I wandered near the court to inhale the atmosphere and feel the excitement that was wafting in the cool arena breeze.
Giant Cav dwarfing over Warriors' bigs
11 Jun 2015
CLEVELAND -- Even when sitting down, 7-foot-1 Timofey Mozgov is tall, almost as tall as myself, who is an inglorious 5-foot-nothing.
Extra large guys such as the 250-pound Mozgov are usually slow as a moron's IQ. But this
2015 NBA Finals - Championship excitement drapes Cleveland
10 Jun 2015
CLEVELAND -- The last time the Cleveland Cavaliers made the NBA Finals, in 2007, a young LeBron James watched helplessly as his team was overwhelmed, and eventually swept in four games, by the San Antonio Spurs.
NBA Finals Game 1 was Man versus Team
06 Jun 2015
CHICAGO -- Normally, when LeBron James wreaks havoc in a playoffs game, like he did in Game 1 of the 2015 NBA Finals yesterday, his team almost always wins.
But the King's herculean effort, one that produced 44 poin
NBA -- Bulls fire Thibodeau, begin search for new head coach
30 May 2015
CHICAGO -- Without going into specifics and admitting only that there was a "breakdown," the Chicago Bulls relieved head coach Tom Thibodeau of his duties on Wednesday afternoon.
"Obviously, there was a breakdown. That's no