NBA Stars - updates

Rappler's latest stories on NBA Stars


Paying a steep price, fans feel robbed at Last Home Stand

Jul 24, 2014 - 8:00 AM

If there s one thing we learned from the Last Home Stand it s that hell truly hath no fury like Filipino basketball fans scorned

MIC'D UP. The NBA stars come out not with matching jerseys but with matching mics - already a hint that they won't play a game. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Blake Griffin, Paul George out of Last Home Stand

Jul 22, 2014 - 6:53 PM

Personal matters restrict All Stars Blake Griffin and Paul George from participating in the Gilas Last Home Stand event

NOT COMING. All-Stars Blake Griffin (L) and Paul George (R) will miss the Gilas Last Home Stand. Photos by EPA

USA outlasts Spain for basketball gold

Aug 13, 2012 - 4:20 AM

The USA Dream Team of NBA stars captured their second successive Olympic men s basketball gold medal and the 14th overall for America by beating Spain 107 100

Kobe leads US NBA stars into Olympic semis

Aug 09, 2012 - 7:45 AM

Kobe Bryant scored 20 points to lead the United States to a 119 86 victory in their Olympic quarterfinal match

Team America routs PBA legends in exhibition game

Jul 18, 2012 - 11:09 PM

Jason Williams and Scotty Pippen towed the favored USA team as they combined for 46 points to conquer Team Philippines 112 93