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NBA -- Clippers snap 2-game skid, trip Warriors, 100-86
By Hector Posa, PhilBoxing.com, 27 Dec 2014
CHICAGO -- In the nightcap of the NBA"s five-game Christmas Day spectacular, the Los Angeles Clippers dealt the Golden State Warriors another rare loss, scoring a 100-86 decision at Staples Center on Thursday night.
The Clippers shot poorly from the field -- only 34 of 87 (39.1 percent) but aft Read full story
NBA -- Heat spoil Lebron's return to South Beach
By Kirk Coyoca, PhilBoxing.com, 27 Dec 2014
MIAMI- Cleveland Cavaliers star Lebron James' much anticipated Christmas Day return to the city where he once dominated for four years finally came, But his old pal Dwyane Wade sternly reminded him that Miami has been his cit Read full story
NBA -- Bulls celebrate Xmas Day with fifth straight win
By Kelly Manalo, PhilBoxing.com, 27 Dec 2014
CHICAGO - The Chicago Bulls won their fifth straight game on Christmas Day, blowing out the Los Angeles Lakers, 113 to 93, at the United Center.
The Bulls showcased a full team effort as they had five Read full story
NBA -- Too much Westbrook dooms Spurs, 114-106
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Dec 2014
CHICAGO -- Despite their best efforts, the San Antonio Spurs couldn't stop Russell Westbrook, who proved to be too fast, too quick that anyone else on the court on Christmas Day.
The 6-foot-3 Westbrook aggressively at Read full story
NBA -- Wizards hand Knicks more misery
By Joan Secuya-Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Dec 2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Washington Wizards added another wrinkle to the New York Knicks' vastly disappointing 2014-15 NBA season.
John Wall tallied 24 points and 11 dimes and Bradley Beal added 17 more and the visiting Read full story
NBA - Sixers erase 23-point deficit to upset Miami
By Kirk Coyoca, PhilBoxing.com, 24 Dec 2014
MIAMI- On the eve of Lebron James' return to American Airlines Arena, the Heat may have hit rock bottom this season.
The NBA's worst team, the Philadelphia 76ers came back from 23-points down in the third quarter to stun Read full story
NBA - Lakers Surprise Warriors, 113-105
By Keith Butler, PhilBoxing.com, 24 Dec 2014
LOS ANGELES – The third time proved to be the proverbial charm for the Kobe-less Los Angeles Lakers, who were able to find a way to beat the Golden State Warriors, the team with the best record in the NBA.
The Laker Read full story
NBA - Grizzlies star Mike Conley plans visit to Philippines
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 24 Dec 2014
CHICAGO -- Because the Philippines is such a fertile NBA market with millions of adoring fans, NBA superstars such as Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Derrick Rose, et al, have visited the country in recent summers.
Add Read full story
NBA -- Hornets beat Nuggets for third straight W
By Ananias Diaz, PhilBoxing.com, 24 Dec 2014
CHARLOTTE - Charlotte Hornets extended their longest winning streak of the season at three games, routing the visiting Denver Nuggets, 100-92, on Monday night at the time Warner Cable Arena.
The Hornets, who never tr Read full story
NBA -- Cavs pass stern test versus Grizzlies
By Jose Carlos Monroy, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Dec 2014
CLEVELAND -- In a convincing triumph against a Western Conference powerhouse and the league's second-best team so far this season, the Cleveland Cavaliers handled the visiting Memphis Grizzlies, 105-91, on Sunday afternoo Read full story
NBA -- Deng, Heat deliver at home against Celtics, 100-84
By Kirk Coyoca, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Dec 2014
MIAMI- The Miami Heat entered Sunday night having lost 8 of their last 9 home games at American Airlines Arena. Their last home win was against the Charlotte Hornets last November 23rd.
The Heat were slated to play with Read full story
NBA -- Nets dispatch slumping Pistons, 110-105
By Ben Paz, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Dec 2014
BROOKLYN -- The Brooklyn Nets foiled a late rally by the Detroit Pistons to win 110-105 on Sunday night at the Barclays Center.
The Nets snapped a three-game losing streak and improve to 11-15 while the slumping pistons lose their fourth straight and are 5-23, the third worst record in the NBA.
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NBA -- Paul ignites Clips past Bucks, 106-102
By Mohan Labra Ramchandani, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Dec 2014
LOS ANGELES - Chris Paul carried the Los Angeles Clippers on his back on Saturday night and helped his team avert a mild upset by scoring a 106-102 triumph over the visiting Milwaukee Bucks.
With the game hanging in t Read full story
NBA -- Mavericks beat Spurs in Rondo's debut
By Doreen Mendez, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Dec 2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- Rajon Rondo had an uneventful debut as a Dallas Maverick, hitting only 3-of-11 field goals for 11 points, six rebounds and nine assists.
But Monta Ellis was a different story.
The Mavericks' other s Read full story
NBA -- Bulls tame Grizzlies behind six Mirotic 3s
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 21 Dec 2014
CHICAGO -- Nikola Mirotic showed the might that made him one of this year's prized rookies.
The 6-foot-9 gunslinger swished all six of his 3s and the Chicago Bulls plucked another road win on Friday night, a close 103-97 o Read full story
NBA -- Knicks lose seven straight at the Garden
By Jehanne Chiong Baraquil, PhilBoxing.com, 21 Dec 2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- The New York Knicks' extremely disappointing season continued with yet another loss on Saturday afternoon, this time against the fast-running Phoenix Suns, 99-90, at the Madison Square Garden.
It was t Read full story
NBA -- Steadier Wizards hold off Heat, 105-103
By Roman David Garay, PhilBoxing.com, 20 Dec 2014
MIAMI -- The Washington Wizards came up with clutch plays late to beat the Miami Heat, 105-103, on Friday night at the American Airlines Arena.
John Wall drilled a two-pointer that gave the Wiz a four-point lead in th Read full story
NBA -- Thunder escape L.A. with 104-103 decision
By Mohan Labra Ramchandani, PhilBoxing.com, 20 Dec 2014
LOS ANGELES - Kobe Bryant missed a tightly contested 17-foot jumper with two seconds left to play and the Oklahoma City Thunder escaped with a 104-103 decision on Friday night at Staples Center.
"I didn't have my le Read full story
NBA -- Warriors top Thunder in wild west duel
By Joan Secuya-Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 20 Dec 2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Golden State Warriors survived a Kevin Durant outburst to score a 114-109 victory over the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.
Durant's 30 points i Read full story
NBA -- Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks
By Mariano Cueva, PhilBoxing.com, 20 Dec 2014
CLEVELAND -- The Boston Celtics pulled a blockbuster trade on Thursday night and sent point guard Rajon Rondo off to the Dallas Mavericks.
The Mavericks also acquired Dwight Powell, Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson and Read full story