Basketball

Wizards top Pacers, Pistons beat Blazers

Wednesday, February, 7 2018    

LOS ANGELS, United States (AFP) — The Washington Wizards are playing like contenders again as they took advantage of an out-of-sync Indiana Pacers team to pull off a 111-102 win as eight players scored in double figures. Read More

Rockets rout Cavs, Nuggets rally past Warriors

Monday, February, 5 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Chris Paul finished with 22 points and 11 assists as the Houston Rockets became the latest team to pummel LeBron James' struggling Cleveland Cavaliers with a 120-88 win on Saturday night. Read More

'Herbert' sweep

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Sunday, February, 4 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison Technical extended their own impressive record when they won a fourth-straight ISSA Western Conference boys basketball double on Friday, wrapping up both the Under-16 and Under-19 sections at the Montego Bay Cricket... Read More

Herbert Morrison on the brink of history

Friday, February, 2 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison Technical could today rewrite their own history with a fourth consecutive double championship win in the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition when they take a one-nil lead into Game Two of the best-of-three finals of both the... Read More

Cavs edge Heat without Love

Friday, February, 2 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James scored 24 points and came up with a crucial late block as the Cleveland Cavaliers edged the Miami Heat 91-89 on Wednesday in a duel for third place in the NBA's Eastern Conference. Read More

Curry scores 49 as Warriors hold off pesky Celtics

Monday, January, 29 2018    

San Francisco , United States (AFP) — Stephen Curry scored a season-high 49 points and the defending champion Golden State Warriors outlasted the Boston Celtics 109-105 Saturday in an NBA showdown of conference leaders. Read More

William Knibb get lifeline

Friday, January, 26 2018    

A ruling by the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) has virtually handed William Knibb Memorial a spot in the semi-finals of the Under-16 section of the Western Conference boys' basketball competition. Read More

Irving sparks as Celtics halt losing streak

Friday, January, 26 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kyrie Irving scored 20 points as the Boston Celtics snapped... Read More

Herbert Morrison clinch ISSA Western Conference U16 basketball

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, January, 24 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Double defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical rebounded from their first loss in two years to win the Under-16 section of the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition after beating Cornwall College 63-26 in their rescheduled game played... Read More

Magic stun Celtics, Pacers stop Spurs

Tuesday, January, 23 2018    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The Orlando Magic parlayed a big third quarter into a 103-95 upset of the Boston Celtics on Sunday, their third win in 20 games coming against the NBA's Eastern Conference leaders. Read More

Rockets topple Warriors, Thunder embarrass Cavs

Monday, January, 22 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Houston Rockets ended the Golden State Warriors' 14-game road winning streak on Saturday, thwarting the NBA champions' comeback bid in an impressive 116-108 victory. Read More

Rockets topple 'Wolves

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Eric Gordon scored 30 points and James Harden added 10 in his return from injury as the Houston Rockets defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-98 on Thursday. Read More

James, Curry will captain teams in new-look All-Star game

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James and Stephen Curry led the voting for NBA All-Star Game starters announced Thursday and will serve as team captains in the league's new-look, mid-season exhibition on February 18. Read More

'Herbert' face arch-rivals Cornwall College in U-16 match-up

Friday, January, 19 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison Technical will be in the unfamiliar position today of seeking to rebound from a loss when they take on arch-rivals Cornwall College in a rescheduled ISSA Western Conference boys' Under-16 game at Herbert Morrison. Read More

Road Warriors

Friday, January, 19 2018    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Klay Thompson scored 38 points and Stephen Curry added 30 to spark defending NBA champions Golden State over Chicago 119-112 on Wednesday night, giving the Warriors a club record-matching 14th-consecutive road victory. Read More



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