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Pumaren admits: Adamson struggled against much-improved UE

When the Adamson Soaring Falcons defeated University of the East in the first round of the UAAP Season 80 tournament, they did so in dominant fashion. 

NBA: Giannis powers Bucks past Celtics; Wizards spoil Simmons' debut

Giannis Antetokounmpo submitted a dominant effort of 37 points, 13 rebounds, three assists and three steals as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics, 108-100, in their first game of the season.

Tickets for Game 5 of PBA Finals now on sale

Tickets for Game 5 of the PBA Governors' Cup Finals between Barangay Ginebra and Meralco are available at Ticketnet and SM outlets.

Tim Cone apologizes to Norman Black after Game 3 spat

Barangay Ginebra coach Tim Cone on Thursday apologized to Meralco counterpart Norman Black, after an ill-tempered end to Game 3 of their title series in the PBA Governors' Cup.

Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barca stroll

Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved close to qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages by outclassing Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday despite playing the second half with 10 men.

Jason Day 'didn't want to play' after mom cancer scare

Major-winner Jason Day said Wednesday he was targeting getting back to world number one after his mother's cancer scare had left him not wanting "to be on the golf course".

Chelsea and Roma share spoils in six-goal thriller

Chelsea and AS Roma served up a rip-roaring 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday as both clubs stayed firmly on course for a place in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Yankees blank Astros, move one win from World Series

New York pitcher Masahiro Tanaka struck out eight batters over seven scoreless innings Wednesday and the Yankees reached the brink of the World Series by defeating the Houston Astros 5-0.

Trump and NFL at odds on how to get players to stand for anthem

The National Football League rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's calls to punish players who kneel for the national anthem to protest racism but said on Wednesday players "should" stand and it hopes the demonstrations will stop.

Bulls ban Portis eight games for breaking teammate's jaw

Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis was suspended eight games by the NBA club on Wednesday, a day after punching teammate Nikola Mirotic at practice and breaking his jaw.