Basketball

All-Stars, Jaguars register wins to move up in Elite Basketball League

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Monday, July, 3 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Catherine Hall All-Stars and Granville Jaguars scored solid wins at the Montego Bay Cricket Club on Saturday to increase their lead in the Western Basketball Association iCool/iDrade Elite Basketball League as the regular season winds to a... Read More

Curry inks $200 million deal with Warriors — report

Sunday, July, 2 2017    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry has clinched a new five-year deal worth US$201 million, the richest contract in NBA history, ESPN reported on Friday. Read More

Spartans, Saints take 1-0 leads in SDF/Howard McCatty Community Basketball semi-finals

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Tuesday, June, 27 2017    

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WBA Elite League continues today

Thursday, June, 15 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Catherine Hall All-Stars will seek to snap a two-game losing skid when they take on Inner-city Avalanche in the first game of a double-header in the third round of the Western Basketball Association iCool/iDrade Elite Basketball League at... Read More

Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers for title

Wednesday, June, 14 2017    

Oakland , United States (AFP) — Kevin Durant became a champion and lifted Golden State to near-perfection as the Warriors celebrated their fifth NBA title Monday, defeating Cleveland 129-120 to win their second NBA Finals in three seasons. Read More

Irving, James lead Cavaliers over Warriors to avoid sweep

Sunday, June, 11 2017    

CLEVELAND, United States(AFP) — Kyrie Irving and LeBron James unleashed a historic scoring spectacle Friday to power defending champion Cleveland over Golden State 137-116 in the NBA Finals, ending the Warriors' bid for a perfect playoff run. Read More

Durant's late Durant's late

Friday, June, 9 2017    

CLEVELAND, United States (AFP) — Golden State, powered by Kevin Durant's clutch scoring in the closing minutes, rallied to beat defending champion Cleveland 118-113 Wednesday in the NBA Finals, moving one victory from the first perfect play-off run in league... Read More

Saints deliver rare defeat on All-Stars

Tuesday, June, 6 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James – Champions Catherine Hall All-Stars were beaten for the first time this season on Saturday after their second-half rally fell just short against Holland Saints in their Western Basketball Association's iCool/iDrade Elite Basketball League game at the... Read More

Kerr's return inspires Warriors romp over Cavaliers

Tuesday, June, 6 2017    

OAKLAND, United States (AFP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr's return to the sideline on Sunday after missing 11 games with a health issue inspired his squad to rout defending champion Cleveland 132-113 in the NBA Finals.The... Read More

All-Stars hunt 15th-straight win against Saints in

Saturday, June, 3 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions and leaders Catherine Hall All-Stars will go after their 15th-straight win this afternoon when they take on third-placed Holland Saints in the second game of a Western Basketball Association (WBA) Elite Basketball League (EBL) at... Read More

Durant powers Warriors rout over Cavs in Finals opener

Saturday, June, 3 2017    

OAKLAND, United States (AFP) – Golden State's Kevin Durant scored 38 points and sparked a smothering defence that powered the unbeaten Warriors over defending champion Cleveland 113-91 in Thursday's opening game of the NBA Finals.The... Read More

Jaguars, Saints register wins in Elite Basketball League

Thursday, June, 1 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Former champions Granville Jaguars and Holland Saints scored contrasting wins on Tuesday as they edged closer to leaders and defending champions Catherine Hall All-Stars in the Western Basketball Association iCool/iDrade Elite Basketball... Read More

Jaguars, Hoopers meet in crucial WBA game today

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Tuesday, May, 30 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Former champions Granville Jaguars and MoBay Hoopers, two of three teams that will be seeking to solidify their semi-final places in the Western Basketball Association's Elite League, will meet in the second game of a double header at the Montego... Read More

'King' James reigns as Cavs book rubber match with Warriors

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers, fueled by another milestone night for LeBron James, powered into a third straight NBA Finals meeting with the Golden State Warriors with a dominant 135-102 win over the Celtics in Boston on Thursday. Read More

Irving, James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics

Thursday, May, 25 2017    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Kyrie Irving and LeBron James combined for 76 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers battled to a 112-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday to move within one game of a place in the NBA Finals. Read More



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