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Clarkson will play for Philippines in Asian Games

Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson is cleared to join the Philippines basketball team for the 2018 Asian Games.

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Stanley Pringle returns to his old stomping grounds

Stanley Pringle is back in Jakarta where he played for the Indonesia Warriors in the ASEAN Basketball League some years ago.

Yeng Guiao: JP Erram, Beau Belga are key players

Yeng Guiao discusses JP Erram's key role with the men's basketball team at the Asian Games and how Beau Belga's leadership will be crucial for the team.


Philippines' Chef De Mission: Jordan Clarkson good to go

The NBA has not officially cleared Jordan Clarkson to play for the Philippines in the Asian Games but Philippines' Chef De Mission to Asiad Richard Gomez issued a statement saying it was a done deal.


China's lineup includes two NBA players

NBA players Ding Yanyuhang and Zhou Qi are included in China's official lineup for the Asian Games.


Philippines men's basketball begins practices

The Philippines men's basketball team had its first practice in Indonesia.


RP team by the numbers

Here are the numbers you need to know regarding the RP men's basketball team playing at the Asian Games⁠.


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Early Predictions

How the East and West standings will look in 2018-19

Which teams will make the playoffs? Which are lottery bound? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early win-loss projections for all 30 teams.

Predicting contenders for East, West and NBA crowns

Will the Warriors win it all again? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early projections.


Who will be the NBA's best and worst big additions?

Which newcomers will and won't work out? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its picks.

2018 asian games previews

Philippine Triathlon team 'super pumped' for Palembang

The Philippine triathletes have been making a good degree of noise of late ahead of the 2018 Asian Games.

Karatekas ready for Asiad after 'excellent' three-month training

The Philippine triathletes have been making a good degree of noise of late ahead of the 2018 Asian Games.

2018 asian games previews

How to become a pro squash player

Jemyca Aribado, Robert Garcia, and coach Carl Koenig discuss prep for the Asian Games and the challenges on becoming a professional squash player in the Philippines.


Sport Climbing in Asiad

17-year-old Gerald Verosil will be the country's lone representative in Sport Climbing.


Pauline Lopez leads taekwondo team in Asian Games

Pauline Lopez, at 21-years-old, is set to compete in taekwondo for the third time at the Asian Games.


Jasmine Alkhaldi: 'Hopefully I do the country proud'

Swimmer Jasmine Alkhaldi is setting her eyes on the prize as she competes in the Asian Games a few days.


Alcantara aiming for tennis gold at Asian Games

Francis Alcantara is one of the Philippines' best bets for a gold at the Asian Games.


Philippine women's volleyball team set for Asian Games

The Philippine women's volleyball team is set to make their first Asian Games appearance in 36 years, while the country's weightlifting team is looking to secure a podium finish after missing out on a medal in the 2014 Asiad.


Sharief Afif leads Philippine karate team in Asian Games

Sharief Afif leads the Philippine karate team and is looking to improve on the one bronze medal in the 2014 Asian Games.


Philippines wushu medal hopefuls at the Asian Games

Daniel Parantac, Agatha Wong and Jean Claude Saclag of the Philippine wushu team will look to carry the country's SEA Games dominance to the Asian Games.


Philippines delegation ready for Asian Games

President Rodrigo Duterte wishes the Philippines delegation well at the 18th Asian Games.



The five craziest SummerSlam moments

Behind-the-scenes contract issues, an iconic tour bus and a heated backstage argument are some of the most memorable SummerSlam moments.

Rafa Alvarez

Big Show healthy, eyes return in a few weeks

After almost a year out of action after hip surgery and subsequent complications, The Big Show says that he's ready to get cleared by WWE doctors and wants to step back into the ring.

Rousey takes out Bliss' entire security detail

After Alexa Bliss takes a cheap shot on Ronda Rousey, she stands behind her security team. Rousey quickly dismantles them in short order.


NLEX Road Warriors

Jojo Lastimosa steps up for NLEX

With coach Yeng Guiao calling the shots for the national team at the Asian Games, Jojo Lastimosa steps up as NLEX head coach.


Ronaldo's World

Ronaldo's arrival will show Serie A is full of drama

Italian football has taken a back seat of late, but Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus is a big step toward restoring Serie A to its former glory.

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Ronaldo returns to the cover of FIFA 19

Ronaldo is back on the cover, and this year he swapped the white of Real Madrid for Juventus' black and white.

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