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Gasol powers Grizzlies past Thunder

MEMPHIS, Tennessee - (UPDATE 1) Marc Gasol scored 20 points and Memphis made all six of its free-throw attempts in the final 63 seconds to beat Oklahoma City 87-81 in game three of their NBA playoff second round series.

Tigresses underdogs vs Lady Eagles

MANILA, Philippines - Santo Tomas coach Odjie Mamon knows the Tigresses will be the underdogs when they take on an Ateneo team that boasts of two of the best attackers in the Shakey's V-League right now.

Record-breaking Bayern lift trophy number one

BERLIN - Record-breaking champions Bayern Munich officially lifted their 22nd Bundesliga trophy on Saturday after a comfortable 3-0 over Augsburg as they prepare for the all-German Champions League final against Borussia Dortmund in two weeks.

Nadal crushes Andujar to reach Madrid final

MADRID - Rafa Nadal is one win away from a fifth title since his return from injury after the Spanish world number five thumped compatriot Pablo Andujar 6-0 6-4 on Saturday to set up a Madrid Open final against Stanislas Wawrinka.

Stenson takes two-shot lead as Players resumes

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida - Henrik Stenson of Sweden birdied the ninth hole after a two-hour weather delay to extend his lead to two shots over Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia in Saturday's third round of the Players Championship.

Red Sox closer Hanrahan out for rest of season

Boston Red Sox closer Joel Hanrahan, who was placed on the 60-day disabled list, will have season-ending surgery to repair the right flexor tendon in his elbow/forearm, CBS Sports reported on Saturday.

Caguioa remains a question mark in do-or-die game

MANILA, Philippines – With the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings fighting for their lives in another do-or-die game, Mark Caguioa's playing status remains a big question mark.

Spurs take Game 3 vs Warriors

The San Antonio Spurs take Game 3 to earn a 2-1 advantage against the Golden State Warriors in the 2nd round of their NBA playoffs, 102-92.

PH to become the 'hotbed' of Asian MMA, predicts pioneer

SINGAPORE - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in the Philippines has come a long way from being an illicit competition between warring martial arts groups to a sport governed by rules and regulations, according to Filipino MMA pioneer Alex Aguilar.

Alaska holds off San Mig to advance to finals

MANILA, Philippines – Alaska advanced to the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals by shutting down defending champion San Mig Coffee in the final minutes of Game 4 to carve out an 83-78 win on Saturday.