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Import Shawn Taggart makes a two-handed slam during Rain or Shine’s 95-88 victory over Blackwater in last night’s PBA Philippine Cup game at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City. (Courtesy of PBA)

PBA: Rain or Shine stays perfect

By JONAS TERRADO Manila, Philippines - Jay Washington found the right time to explode as defending champion Rain or Shine dodged Blackwater’s upset axe for…

Xavier’s Sean O’Mara (left) and Gonzaga’s Zach Collins fight for the rebound during their US NCAA Elite Eight game in San Jose, California. Gonzaga won, 83-59, for its first Final Four appearance. (AP | Manila Bulletin)

Gonzaga reaches Final 4

by AP San Jose, California — The criticism dogged Gonzaga wherever it went, no matter how much it won. The Zags run up their record…

Washington Wizards guard John Wall drives past Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James during their NBA game which the Wizards won, 127-115. (AP | Manila Bulletin)

NBA: Wizards stun Cavs

by AP Cleveland — John Wall scored 37 points and Bradley Beal added 27 as the Washington Wizards began a challenging road trip by beating…

Joakim Noah, NBA, New York Knicks

NBA: Joakim Noah suspended 20 games

New York Knicks center Joakim Noah was suspended 20 games without pay by the NBA Saturday for failing a doping test. Noah, who has not…

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Alab faces Kaohsiung

By Jonas Terrado   Game Today (Kaohsiung, Taiwan) 8 p.m. - Kaohsiung vs Alab Pilipinas Alab Pilipinas looks to enter the playoffs on a winning…

Meralco import Alex Stepheson tries to take the ball away from TNT KaTropa’s Roger Pogoy in a rebound battle in their PBA Commissioner’s Cup game late Friday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Meralco won, 94-89. (Rio Deluvio)

PBA: RoS guns for share of lead

By Jonas Terrado   Games Today (Ynares Center, Antipolo City) 4:30 p.m. - Blackwater vs Rain or Shine 6:45 p.m. - Phoenix vs TNT KaTropa…