By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 12 Dec 2018
The Chicago Bulls held a pair of meetings on Sunday following the worst loss in franchise history a night before, with the players, joined by the coaches.
K.C. Johnson of The Chicago Tribune and Darnell Mayberry of Read full story
NBA -- Lakers prevail in James-Wade's "last dance"
By Alvin Buensuceso, PhilBoxing.com, 12 Dec 2018
LOS ANGELES - In the backdrop of the "last dance" between former teammates and future Hall-of-Famers Lebron James and Dwyane Wade, Kyle Kuzma stole some of the limelight with a 33-point effort that catapulted the Los Angeles Read full story
NBA -- Bulls fade late, lose to Kings, 108-89
By Andrew Schroeder, PhilBoxing.com, 12 Dec 2018
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls surrendered an early 14-point lead and dropped a 108-89 decision against the Sacramento Kings on Monday night at the United Center.
The loss, the Bulls' 22nd in 28 starts, came after the team's his Read full story
NBA -- Lakers eye familiar face for playoffs push
By Bernard Tanpua, PhilBoxing.com, 11 Dec 2018
LOS ANGELES -- In a season filled with sweeping highs and unpredictable lows, the Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly eyeing a familiar face to help with their playoffs push.
According to multiple reports, including ESPN, the Lakers are Read full story
NBA -- Warriors reclaim top spot in the West
By Joan Secuya-Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 11 Dec 2018
OAKLAND -- Don't look now, but the Golden State Warriors are suddenly back in their usual place in the Western Conference standings -- No.1.
After a robust 5-0 streak to start their back-to-back title defense, the Warriors went t Read full story
Warriors show who's the real boss
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Dec 2018
Eleven games following Stephen Curry’s hibernation due to groin injury, the defending NBA champions Golden State Warriors were humbled and shamed no end by the opposition, including the Milwaukee Bucks, who dealt them t Read full story
NBA -- The Magic struggle in the middle
By Adeline Deladisma, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Dec 2018
ORLANDO -- The first quarter of the 2018-19 NBA season has not exactly been what everyone expected. Prior to the start of the season, the most legitimate contenders to make it to the conference finals were the Golden State Warriors Read full story
NBA -- Celtics hand Bulls worst loss in franchise history
By Phil Hatzitheodorou, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Dec 2018
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls suffered their worst loss in franchise history when the Boston Celtics gave them a 133-77 beatdown on Saturday night at the United Center.
Seven Celtics scored in double-figures as Jaylen Brown a Read full story
NBA -- Bulls edge Thunder, 114-112
By Kristy Gonowon, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Dec 2018
CHICAGO—On Friday night, the Chicago Bulls started their December holiday season at home in the United Center to face Russell Westbrook and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder in front of a crowd of 19,842, and leading to victory, 114-112.
In only their second game after an early season coaching c Read full story
NBA - - Timberwolves sting Hornets, 121-104
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, 07 Dec 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - Using deadly force, the Minnesota Timberwolves preyed on the visiting Charlotte Hornets, 121-104, in front of 11, 248 fans at the Target Center on Wednesday night.
All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns played a piv Read full story
NBA - - Rockets crash in Minnesota, 103-91
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, 04 Dec 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - Wearing their 1990s black throwback jerseys, the Minnesota Timberwolves erased a 14-point halftime deficit and crushed and the Houston Rockets, 103-91 at the Target Center on Monday night.
It was a concer Read full story
NBA -- Lakers drub Suns, 120-96, win three straight
By Taylor Cutsaw, PhilBoxing.com, 03 Dec 2018
CHICAGO -- Kyle Kuzma had 23 points and eight rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers won big on Sunday afternoon, scoring a lopsided 120-96 victory over the Phoenix Suns at the Staples Center.
LeBron James didn't have to carry th Read full story
NBA -- Pistons spoil Curry's return with 111-102 win
By Abdul Bassit Link, PhilBoxing.com, 03 Dec 2018
DETROIT -- The Detroit Pistons beat the Golden State Warriors, 111-102, on Friday night in front of 20,332 fans at the Little Caesars Arena.
It was Detroit's fifth consecutive win and it spoiled the return of Steph C Read full story
NBA - - Celtics knock off Wolves, 118-109
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, 03 Dec 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - On a frigid, wintry Saturday night when the temperatures dropped to 30 degrees fahrenheit, the Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the the visiting Boston Celtics, 118-109, at the Target Center.
All-Star Gordo Read full story
NBA - - Another rout pushes Spurs at low point
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, 02 Dec 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - For the first time under the watch of head coach Gregg Popovich, the San Antonio Spurs lost back-to-back games by at least 30 points, a rarity for a franchise that is steeped in winning tradition.
After los Read full story
NBA -- Pistons coast to fourth straight win
By Ahmad Shah, PhilBoxing.com, 02 Dec 2018
DETROIT. The Detroit Pistons won their fourth straight on Friday night by pounding the Chicago Bulls 107-88 at the Little Caesars Arena.
Reggie Jackson and Blake Griffin each had 20 points to lead the way for Detroit, w Read full story
Curry returning this week, Cousins still on hold
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 29 Nov 2018
Golden State Warriors point guard and two-time MVP Stephen Curry could be coming back in action this week.
The NBA.com reported Curry will go through a full practice on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) with the possibility of Read full story
NBA -- Lakers miss chance to get ahead in the standings
By Alvin Buensuceso, PhilBoxing.com, 28 Nov 2018
LOS ANGELES -- It's early, but it's never too late to make some headway for a spot in the playoffs that begin sometime next April.
The Los Angeles Lakers wasted an excellent opportunity to climb further up the Western Co Read full story
NBA -- Derrick Rose pumped up about Pacquiao-Broner fight (PHOTOS)
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Nov 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose, a huge boxing fan, is excited about Manny Pacquiao's welterweight title defense this coming January 19, 2019 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Rose, who has been inv Read full story