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How to beat the Warriors? Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni has a sure-fire formula
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 02 Oct 2018
The Houston Rockets had extended the Golden State Warriors to seven games for the Western Conference Finals last season.
Head coach Mike D?Antoni and his Rockets, in fact, led the best?of-seven title series, 3-2, and could have won Read full story
NBA -- Spurs hack Heat in DeRozan debut
By Abdul Bassit Link, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 02 Oct 2018
DETROIT -- The San Antonio Spurs escaped with a 104-100 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday at the AT&T Center.
The game marked the debut of DeMar DeRozan as a Spur following his trade from the Toronto Raptors for the disgruntled Kawhi Leonard. DeRozan was held to a scant 18 minutes and finishe Read full story
NBA -- LaVine shines as Bulls tame Pelicans, 128-116
By Andrew Schroeder, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 02 Oct 2018
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls' version of the Big 3 didn't make its debut Sunday night as 7-foot forward Lauri Markannen sat on the bench while continuing to recover from a bum elbow that will sideline him for up to eight weeks.
But the 1-2 punch of Zach LaVine and Jabari Parker was more than enou Read full story
NBA -- Raptors bounce Blazers, 122-104 (PHOTOS)
By Joseph Baccay, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 01 Oct 2018
VANCOUVER. Four All-Stars --- Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry of the Raptors and Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum --- brought the star power in an entertaining match at the Rogers Arena on Saturday night.
Also in atte Read full story
Are Warriors that unbeatable?
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Fri, 28 Sep 2018
For sweeping the Cleveland Cavaliers in their NBA finals encounter last season, reigning titlist Golden State Warriors are odds-on picks to repeat this coming 2K19 and win their first three-peat of what could be a m Read full story
NBA -- Lillard sets eyes on MVP
By Joseph Baccay, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 27 Sep 2018
After carding a 49-33 record last season to finish as the third seed in the Western Conference playoffs, the Portland Trail Blazers are gearing up for the 2018-19 campaign when they face the Toronto Raptors in a pre-seaso Read full story
NBA -- Kawhi Leonard to debut in Vancouver
By Ronaldo Samonte, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 27 Sep 2018
VANCOUVER -- Kawhi Leonard will debut as a Toronto Raptor this Saturday at the Rogers Arena where he and his new teammates will play the Portland Trail Blazers in a pre-season game.
At the team's Media Day on Monday, Leon Read full story
SECOND OVERTIME: Who is this jolly red fellow scolding me?
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 26 Sep 2018
CHICAGO -- Players come and go. Franchises move on. That's just a fact of NBA life.
But years after Michael Jordan had left the building and seasons after Derrick Rose and his oft-injured body had moved on to the Knicks, the Ca Read full story
NBA -- Butler trade remains in limbo
By Robert Mellana, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 26 Sep 2018
A few days after demanding to be traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves to New York (Knicks or Nets) or Los Angeles (Clippers), Jimmy Butler isn't going anywhere. For now.
According to a report by ESPN, the Wolves will only trade Butler for the best deal available, not just for the sake of gettin Read full story
What LeBron had done to the Cavs
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 26 Sep 2018
Poor Cleveland Cavaliers, abandoned by their hero of the past four years of campaign that saw them bagged one NBA championship and made the finals three times, they started their 2k19 season with the traditional media day on Monday Read full story