Faves' night

Dallas had to play much of the second half without star player Kristaps Porzingis after he was ejected while trying to intervene in a skirmish between his teammate Doncic and Clippers Morris. Porzingis, who argued the ejection, appeared to give Morris a light push in the chest. It was his second technical of the contest.

Joining forces

"Me and Kai, we've got a good relationship, I think. I talked to him a couple of times in the Philippines. We were playing against each other, so I didn't really got to talk to him that much but it was more, he knows that we're bros off the court," said Green, who is tipped to be the No. 1 overall pick in next year's NBA Draft.

Tiger-like game

August 17, 2020
There was no recorded driving distance for the 54-hole event but Saso’s card showed 19 birdies, including seven on par-5s, to underscore her awesome power. In the final round, she blasted a 285-yard drive on the par-5 16th and hit a solid 6-iron second shot to within 3 meters off the cup for eagle.

New foe for ‘Cas'

August 17, 2020

FILIPINO bantamweight titlist John Riel Casimero, who will defend his World Boxing Organization belt on the Sept. 26 Showtime PPV card, now has an opponent.

Going gets tough

"Now it's playoff time," Antetokounmpo said. "I definitely don't believe in the turn-on switch that everybody talks about, like we can turn on the switch and be great, but I do believe that if everybody is on the same page and if everyone is focused and get together ... I believe we can play way, way better."

Blazing Portland

In the league's first play-in game to determine a post-season berth since 1956, Damian Lillard scored 31 points and Bosnian big man Jusuf Nurkic delivered 22 points and 21 rebounds as Portland rallied from an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit.

Saso posts historic win in Japanese Tour

August 16, 2020
Her 63, which shattered Asako Fujimoto’s previous best of 64 at the Robert Trent Jones, Jr-designed layout in the second round, gave the 19-year-old two-time Philippine Ladies Open champion a 54-hole total of 16-under 200 worth $135,000 (roughly P6.5 million), raising her earnings to P10.5 million following a joint fifth place effort in her maiden tournament at the Earth Mondahmin Cup in Chiba last June.