Basketball

Herbert Morrison, Cornwall in another basketball clash

Monday, November, 20 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical and Cornwall College, both unbeaten in the Under-16 category, will meet at Cornwall College in a double-header in the second round of the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball... Read More

Three hunt more wins in Jamaica Classic NCAA Division One play-offs

BY PAUL REID Observer writer | Sunday, November, 19 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — A trio of teams — Florida State University (FSU), University of Tulane and Miami of Ohio — will seek their second win today as the Jamaica Classic NCAA men's Division One basketball event comes to a close at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in... Read More

James shines as Cavs win, Spurs rally stuns Thunder

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James produced a 39-point masterclass as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied to overhaul the Los Angeles Clippers in an overtime thriller on Friday night. Read More

Tulane University open Jamaica Classic NCAA men's basketball with big win

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — Tulane University made a winning start to the first-ever Jamaica Classic NCAA men's basketball event at the Montego Bay Convention Centre with an easy 80-53 win over Colorado State, as they extended their record to 3-0 on the season. Read More

Celtics rally to beat Warriors, stretch win streak to 14

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Rallying from a 17-point deficit, Boston Celtics stretched their win streak to 14 games by beating Golden State 92-88 Thursday in a showdown of the NBA's top teams. Read More

Embiid dominates as Sixers beat Lakers in young talent showcase

Friday, November, 17 2017    

LOS ANGELS, United States (AFP) — Philadelphia's Joel Embiid overwhelmed the Los Angeles Lakers in a Wednesday night showdown of the NBA's top young talents, scoring 46 points in the 76ers' 115-109 victory. Read More

Champs Herbert Morrison, Cornwall seek basketball wins

Friday, November, 17 2017    

HERBERT MORRISON, St James — Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical and former winners Cornwall College will be seeking double wins today when they take on York Castle High and Holland, respectively, as the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition... Read More

NCAA basketball event tips off in MoBay

Friday, November, 17 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — Jamaica will host an NCAA basketball event for the first time, starting today when the Jamaica Class basketball event featuring seven Division One teams gets underway at the Montego Bay Convention Centre. Read More

LeBron rallies Cavaliers over Knicks, Warriors win

Wednesday, November, 15 2017    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — LeBron James scored 23 points and reserve guard Kyle Korver added 21 as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied from a 24-point deficit Monday to edge the New York Knicks 104-101. Read More

Golden State hitting their stride, Wizards stop Hawks

Monday, November, 13 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Golden State Warriors delivered a message on Saturday that the defending league champs are back on form, with a dominating 135-114 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Read More

Herbert Morrison train keeps rolling in ISSA basketball

Sunday, November, 12 2017    

WAKEFIELD, Trelawny — Double defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical extended their perfect win record in both sections of the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition on Friday, beating Muschett High in both games played at Muschett High in Wakefield,... Read More

Banged-up Boston stretches win streak to 11

Sunday, November, 12 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Boston Celtics juggernaut continues to steamroll its way through the NBA, extending their winning streak to 11 games on Friday night despite a rash of injuries that now includes all-star Kyrie Irving. Read More

Spot Valley beat Cornwall College in ISSA basketball

Saturday, November, 11 2017    

SPOT VALLEY, St James — Spot Valley High scored their second win in the Under-19 section of the ISSA Western Conference schoolboy basketball competition on Thursday, edging a hard-charging Cornwall College by two points, 44-42, after forfeiting their last two... Read More

Harden nets triple-double, Nuggets stop Thunder

Saturday, November, 11 2017    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — James Harden produced a triple-double as the Houston Rockets found their offence with a 117-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday. Read More

Celtics roll past Lakers for 10th straight win

Friday, November, 10 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) – The injury-riddled Boston Celtics won their 10th straight game by cruising to a 107-96 win Wednesday night over the Los Angeles Lakers in a match-up between two of the NBA's most storied franchises. Read More



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