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NBA Playoffs: Rookie Herro Sinks 37 As Heat Take 3-1 Lead Over Celtics

ORLANDO, Florida- Rising star Tyler Herro scored a career high 37 points and Jimmy Butler chipped in 24 as the Miami Heat seized command of their Eastern Conference final series with a 112-109 win on Wednesday.The 20-year-old rookie Herro...

NBA Playoffs: Celtics Feel The Miami Heat In Game 2 Defeat

MIAMI, United States- The Miami Heat turned it up in the second half, rallying again for a 106-101 victory over the Boston Celtics and a 2-0 lead in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.Trailing by 17 in the second quarter...

King LeBron James Sets Record With All-NBA First Team Selection

MIAMI, United States- Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo and four-time league MVP LeBron James were both unanimously chosen to the All-NBA First Team, the league announced Wednesday.Los Angeles Lakers forward James set the league record with his 16th All-NBA...

NBA Playoffs: Raptors Beat Celtics To Tie Series, Clippers Take 3-1 Lead Against Nuggets

MIAMI, United States- With their season on the brink and title repeat hopes in jeopardy, the Toronto Raptors outfought Boston for a dramatic series-tying 125-122 double-overtime triumph Wednesday in the NBA playoffs.Kyle Lowry led Toronto with 33 points and...

NBA Playoffs: Mighty Heat Beat Bucks To Eastern Finals, Lakers Take 2-1 Lead

MIAMI, United States- The Miami Heat punched their ticket to the NBA Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, beating top-seeded Milwaukee 103-94 as injured Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo watched from the bench.Jimmy Butler and Goran Dragic finished with 17 points apiece...

NBA Playoffs: Clippers Outgun Nuggets As Celtics Take Series Lead After Raptors Win

MIAMI, United States- Paul George scored 32 points and the Los Angeles Clippers turned up the heat defensively Monday in a 113-107 victory over the Denver Nuggets for a 2-1 lead in the NBA Western Conference semi-finals.Kawhi Leonard added...

Bucks Lose Antetokounmpo But Beat Heat, Lakers Level Series With Rockets

MIAMI, United States- Khris Middleton starred as the Milwaukee Bucks, their backs against the wall and star Giannis Antetokounmpo injured, beat the Miami Heat 118-115 in overtime on Sunday to stay alive in the NBA playoffs.With reigning NBA Most...

NBA Playoffs: Defending Champs Raptors Beat Brooklyn, Celtics Thrash 76ers

MIAMI, United States- Toronto reserve Norman Powell scored 12 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter as the defending champion Raptors rallied to beat Brooklyn 104-99 Wednesday in their NBA playoff series.The Raptors took a commanding 2-0 lead...

Top Seeds LA Lakers, Bucks Stunned In NBA Playoff Openers

LOS ANGELES, United States- A pair of eighth-seeded teams delivered stunning upsets in their  playoff openers on Tuesday as the Portland Trail Blazers and Orlando Magic surprised the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks.Damian Lillard scored 34 points...

Harden’s 45 Points Not Enough To Avoid Defeat For Rockets Against Pacers

MIAMI, United States- Myles Turner and Justin Holiday scored 18 points apiece as the Indiana Pacers withstood a 45-point performance from Houston star James Harden Wednesday in a 108-104 NBA victory over the Rockets.The Pacers snapped a five-game losing...


2 things South Sudanese runner aims to bring back to his...

Abraham Majok, a South Sudanese 1,500m runner training in Japan for the Tokyo Olympics, aims to bring back two things to...