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  • Watch: Harden leads Rockets over Raptors, Celtics rip Warriors

    Watch: Harden leads Rockets over Raptors, Celtics rip Warriors

    NBA scoring leader James Harden unleashed 35 points on a poor shooting night and Gerald Green added 18 off the bench Tuesday as the Houston Rockets beat Toronto 107-95 in a showdown of contenders. Harden went 12-of-30 from the floor, sinking only...

  • Vassallo to take charge of Euro Cup quarter-final

    Vassallo to take charge of Euro Cup quarter-final

    Maltese international basketball referee Bernard Vassallo was handed another prestigious European assignment. Vassallo is heading to Italy when on Thursday he will officiate the women’s FIBA Euro Cup quarter-final first leg match between Italian...

  • Starlites, Hibs on top as Luxol seal play-off spot

    Starlites, Hibs on top as Luxol seal play-off spot

    Three games characterised last weekend’s Women’s League programme. Starlites GIG and Hibernians continued to share the top position, albeit the Naxxar side have a lead in the direct encounters. Caffe Moak Luxol ascertained themselves of the third...

  • Leading trio register wins as Depiro hopes dented

    Leading trio register wins as Depiro hopes dented

    The weekend BOV programme, with Balkan Fusion the only team not in play, resulted in wins for the top three sides. Starlites and Hibernians notched their seventh league win although the former as presently atop of the standings having a game in...

  • Watch: Harden powers Rockets to win, Raptors lose in overtime

    Watch: Harden powers Rockets to win, Raptors lose in overtime

    James Harden continues to be the Houston Rockets' driving force, delivering his 24th 40-point performance on Sunday while the Boston Celtics fell back into their bad habits. Harden finished with 42 points, including six three-pointers, as the...

  • Watch: Curry comes up clutch to lead Warriors past 76ers

    Watch: Curry comes up clutch to lead Warriors past 76ers

    Stephen Curry sank a late tie-breaking jump shot en route to 28 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 120-117 in a potential NBA finals matchup on Saturday. Curry also added two late free throws and a layup for the...

  • Watch: Ageless Wade lifts Heat over Warriors, Bucks edge Kings

    Watch: Ageless Wade lifts Heat over Warriors, Bucks edge Kings

    Miami icon Dwyane Wade banked in a buzzer-beating three-pointer to lift the Heat to a 126-125 victory over the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors on Wednesday. Wade, who announced before the season that he would retire after this...

  • Watch: Harden extends streak, Rockets lose cool in loss to Lakers

    Watch: Harden extends streak, Rockets lose cool in loss to Lakers

    James Harden passed Wilt Chamberlain for the second longest 30-point-plus streak in NBA history, but the Houston star fouled out in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Houston Rockets 111-106 on Thursday. Harden has now scored...

  • Watch: Durant wins MVP, sparks Team LeBron comeback at NBA All-Star Game

    Watch: Durant wins MVP, sparks Team LeBron comeback at NBA All-Star Game

    Kevin Durant scored 31 points and picked up the MVP award as Team LeBron rallied from a 20-point deficit to outgun Team Giannis 178-164 in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday. Durant, who also won the MVP award in 2012, got his team untracked in...

  • Watch: Diallo shows off high-flying skills to win NBA dunk crown

    Watch: Diallo shows off high-flying skills to win NBA dunk crown

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo used NBA great Shaquille O'Neal as a prop to record a perfect score and capture the NBA Slam Dunk title on Saturday. The high-flying rookie put out a call over the loudspeaker for the "biggest person in...

  • Watch: Bucks star Antetokounmpo dominates, Warriors lose cool and contest

    Watch: Bucks star Antetokounmpo dominates, Warriors lose cool and contest

    Giannis Antetokounmpo posted a triple double with 33 points 19 rebounds and 11 assists as the Milwaukee Bucks extended their longest road winning streak in 33 years with a 106-97 win over Indiana. Antetokounmpo had a hand in every basket by the...

  • Watch: Triple for James but Lakers stumble; Warriors roll on

    Watch: Triple for James but Lakers stumble; Warriors roll on

    LeBron James produced a 28-point triple double but it was not enough to prevent the Los Angeles Lakers from sliding to defeat against the lowly Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday. A stony-faced James marched quickly off the court at the State Farm Arena...

  • Hibs stroll to back-to-back success

    Hibs stroll to  back-to-back success

    Hibernians retained the Louis Borg Cup for a second successive season when they strolled past Depiro in the two-legged final. This was the 19th success for the Paolites who closed off the tie by the end of the first half of the opening leg as...

  • Gżira land tenth title

    Gżira land tenth title

    The 20th edition of the Louis Borg Cup was decided in the past weekend when the two-legged final was played in the space of 48 hours. Gżira Athleta managed to overcome Starlites GIG’s stiff resistance to win the trophy for the tenth time in history.

  • Watch: Warriors take the Heat, Embiid leads 76ers over LeBron's Lakers

    Watch: Warriors take the Heat, Embiid leads 76ers over LeBron's Lakers

    Kevin Durant scored a game-high 39 points as the NBA champion Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 19-point deficit to edge the Miami Heat 120-118 on Sunday. DeMarcus Cousins sank two free throws with 5.4 seconds left to play to help the...

  • Watch: Thunder roar back to shock Rockets, Clippers stun Celtics

    Watch: Thunder roar back to shock Rockets, Clippers stun Celtics

    Russell Westbrook matched the NBA record with a ninth straight triple-double and Paul George scored 15 of his 45 points in the fourth quarter Saturday as the Oklahoma City Thunder roared back from a 26-point deficit to beat the Houston...

  • Watch: Rondo, James star as Lakers stun Celtics

    Watch: Rondo, James star as Lakers stun Celtics

    Rajon Rondo returned to haunt the Boston Celtics with a game-winning buzzer-beater as the Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from a thrashing to score a dramatic 129-128 victory on Thursday. A roller coaster battle at the TD Garden Arena was settled...

  • Gasol, Fultz on move but Davis staying as trade deadline expires

    Gasol, Fultz on move but Davis staying as trade deadline expires

    Marc Gasol and Markelle Fultz were reported to be on the move on Thursday as the NBA's trade deadline expired with no deal for New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis. Memphis Grizzlies star Gasol was reportedly headed for the Toronto Raptors in...

  • Watch: Warriors thump Spurs, Harden extends scoring streak

    Watch: Warriors thump Spurs, Harden extends scoring streak

    The Golden State Warriors eased to the top of the Western Conference on Wednesday, outclassing an under-strength San Antonio Spurs to score a comprehensive 141-102 win at the Oracle Arena. San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich rested star players...

  • Starlites GIG join Hibs at the top

    Starlites GIG join Hibs at the top

    HIBERNIANS   54 STARLITES GIG               57 (17-9, 10-11, 17-23, 10-14) These two sides had met earlier in the week in a rescheduled match and Hibs had won easily as Starlites had felt greatly the early loss through injury of their Spanish...