Alaska, NLEX open Govs’ cup

first_imgCool Smashers zoom to lead LATEST STORIES Alaska, a perennial power, and NLEX, a relative upstart seeking to establish its character in the Philippine Basketball Association, clash in the main game of a regular doubleheader that takes the curtains up on the season-closing Governors’ Cup on July 19.After missing the playoffs in the Commissioner’s Cup, the Aces and the Road Warriors are itching to erase the ignominy of their recent failures.ADVERTISEMENT Not easy being green: Dog births unique puppy End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Solar-powered barge a key ‘interceptor’ for plastic waste Jean-Paul Gaultier to retire as fashion designer With import Aaron Fuller and several trades during the course of the previous conference, the Road Warriors have boosted their stock. They also had a lot of time in the offseason to jell their new local recruits with their core.The Alaska-NLEX duel is slated 7 p.m. at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, just after KIA Picanto (formerly Mahindra) and Phoenix Petroleum slug it out at 4:15 p.m.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Alaska parades LaDontae Henton, a hardworking lefty, as the Aces and coach Alex Compton try to rebound from what have been a very disappointing conference—and a very frustrating season.Grand Slam-seeking San Miguel Beer, which debuts on July 29 against Blackwater, tries to get off its sweep bid on the right foot against Blackwater in the 3 p.m. contest at Ynares Center in Antipolo. View commentscenter_img Painting found in Italian museum wall is stolen Klimt Imee Marcos slams driver-cap on motorcycle taxis Pornography greets commuters at Sweden bus stop Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ MOST READ Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

‘Better than Messi’ – Spurs fans delighted as ace scores against Huddersfield

first_img Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Big Vic with the needed goal and now another for Lucas!No Kane. No Dele. No Sonny. No problems!#COYS #THFC— Styles T (@MeCrazyMatt) April 13, 2019 gameday cracker huge blow REVEALED Never thought I’d see twinkle toes in Big Vic 💙💙💙💙— Duncan (@spursdunc2712) April 13, 2019 ADVICE Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama celebrates The Kenyan has had a tough season due to injuries, which have left him on the sideline for the majority of the campaign.But in an injury crisis, with Harry Kane, Harry Winks and Dele Alli out, manager Mauricio Pochettino called upon him and was rewarded.Ben Davies pass, which Fernando Llorente failed to control, fell perfectly into his path and Wanyama’s ‘twinkletoes’ did the rest.You can see how fans reacted to the strike below. tense Wanyama and Sissoko Spurs’ most productive attacking players thus far? There’s got to be some magic in this new stadium…#COYS #THFC— Andrew Jones (@andrew_jones9) April 13, 2019 REVEALED Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City no dice Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars 2-0 Spurs ⚽️ – Poch looking a genius again with the Team selection! Wanyama and Moura with the Goals 😊— Andy Anderson ❌ MBGA (@shelf_life64) April 13, 2019 That footwork from Big Vic 🔥🔥🔥— David. (@da_v_id_19) April 13, 2019 shining center_img Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury GET INNNN BIG VIC— Ted Lasso (@SpursTedLasso) April 13, 2019 LATEST FOOTBALL STORIES Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Wanyama better than Messi 🔥— Simply (@Simply_Spurs) April 13, 2019 Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card REPLY 1 Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ A first goal of the season for Victor Wanyama…Llorente holds it off well and the midfielder does the rest. Watch live on Sky Sports PL or follow here:— Sky Sports Premier League (@SkySportsPL) April 13, 2019 Tottenham Hotspur needed something special against Huddersfield Town having made seven changes to the team which beat Manchester City in the Champions League.It came in the most unexpected form, though, as Victor Wanyama shimmied his way around Ben Hamer before rolling the ball into the back of the net for the opening goal of the game. BEST OF Wanyama – as cool as you like – going around the goalkeeper and slotting into an empty net… it’s like Kane never got injured. #coys— Jake Wall (@jakewalluk) April 13, 2019 Hope Wanyama arrives at the post match press conference to talk about that goal with a cigarette and a French accent— Skipjack (@Skipjack0079) April 13, 2019 BIG VIC😀😀😀#COYS— S⚽️XY’©️ (@paulsoxy) April 13, 2019 You know it’s gonna be a great day when Victor Wanyama scores 😁— Chris (@ChrisNano10) April 13, 2019 Wanyama doing a Messi— Mamud kifa (@KifsonWhoo) April 13, 2019last_img read more