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Greg Slaughter, other UV alumni express dismay after Green Lancers fight each other on court | Cesafi | SPIN.PH

CEBU CITY – Barangay Ginebra star Greg Slaughter and other University of the Visayas alumni expressed dismay after the present-day Green Lancers failed to show the qualities of true champions and fell miserably to University of San Carlos in the Cesafi semifinals. It was not even rivals but teammates who clashed in the dying moments of the game with UV guard Franz Arong clashing with import Jeffakins Aguara, nearly triggering a melee. [See Chaotic end to UV's title defense in Cebu as Green...

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San Antonio Spurs big man Tim Duncan is a huge fan of “The Punisher” comics. He even wears a knee brace of his hero‘s logo. In a pretty neat cross-promotion […]

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Sacramento Kings set to retire No. 16 jersey of Serbian gunner Peja Stojakovic | SPIN.PH

SACRAMENTO, California — The Sacramento Kings are set to retire Peja Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey. The Kings announced on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) that Stojakovic's jersey will be retired when they host Oklahoma City on December 16. He joins Vlade Divac (21), Chris Webber (4) and Mitch Richmond (2) as the only players to have their jerseys retired by the Kings since the franchise moved from Kansas City in 1985. Sacramento drafted the Serbian-born Stojakovic 14th overall in 1996. In eight...

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Blackwater owner Sy rethinks unconditional release for Danny Ildefonso on advice of PBA peers | PBA | SPIN.PH

DANNY Ildefonso’s unconditional release from the Blackwater Elite camp may not happen afterall. Team owner Dioceldo Sy had a change of heart after officials of different PBA ballclubs adviced and encouraged him from releasing the two-time league MVP without getting anything in return. “I was supposed to just release him so other teams can just easily pick him up. But there are some longtime PBA insiders who told me not to do so,” said Sy during the press launch of the Blackwater Elite team...

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Sacramento Kings to Retire Jersey of Peja Stojakovic

Sacramento, Calif. – The Sacramento Kings announced today that the #16 jersey of three-time NBA All-Star and NBA Champion Peja Stojakovic will be retired on December 16, when the Kings host the Oklahoma City Thunder at Sleep Train Arena. During his eight seasons in Sacramento, the fan-favorite small forward played more games for the Kings than any player during the Sacramento era and had an immeasurable impact on the community both on and off the court.

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