Basketball

Chargers keep slim semi-final hopes alive

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall Courts Chargers kept their slim hopes of a place in the semi-finals in the National Basketball League (NBL)-Western Conference alive on Tuesday after coming from behind to beat Inner-city Avalanche by eight points (59-51) in their second round game... Read More

Granville seek to top NBL-Western Conference

BY PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, March, 15 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Granville Jaguars can secure the top spot in the semi-finals of the NBL-Western Conference today when they play Inner-city Avalanche in a second-round game at the Montego Bay Cricket Club starting at 6:15 pm. Read More

Westbrook reaches triple ton, Raptors recover

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Russell Westbrook snared the 100th triple-double of his career on Tuesday as the Oklahoma City Thunder closed in on a playoff berth with a 119-107 defeat of the Atlanta Hawks. Read More

Western Sports Diary

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

March 15-21 2018 TODAYTrelawny FA Grandeur Transport/Monymusk Rums Major LeagueGranville United vs Invaders SC- Bounty Hall Comm Centre — 3:30 pmKinloss FC vs Rio Bueno FC — Kinloss Comm Centre — 3:30 pm Read More

Rockets roll on as Spurs problems deepen

Wednesday, March, 14 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — James Harden scored 28 points as the Houston Rockets tightened their grip on first place in the Western Conference on Monday with a 109-93 victory over the San Antonio Spurs. Read More

Jaguars, Knights advance to semis of NBL-Western Conference

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall Courts Chargers could put themselves into contention for a semi-final spot in the NBL-Western Conference today when they take on winless Inner-city Avalanche in their second round game at the Montego Bay Cricket Club set to start at 6:15... Read More

Rockets drop Mavs to clinch playoff berth, Warriors and Cavs lose

Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — The Houston Rockets clinched an NBA play-off berth with a 105-82 rout of the Mavericks in Dallas on Sunday, as reigning champions Golden State and the Cleveland Cavaliers both lost. Read More

Knights, All-Stars register wins in NBL

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Monday, March, 12 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — MoBay Cricket Club Knights and Catherine Hall All-Stars registered second-round wins on Saturday as the race for places in the semi-finals of the NBL-Western Conference heats up, and five of the six teams in contention for a place. Read More

Raptors halt Rockets' win streak at 17 games, Warriors and Cavs lose, too

Sunday, March, 11 2018    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — The Toronto Raptors withstood a late surge from Houston to halt the Rockets' 17-game NBA winning streak with a 108-105 victory Friday in a clash of conference leaders. Read More

NBA: Scramble as regular season comes to an end

Friday, March, 9 2018    

Week 21 of the NBA regular season ends this weekend with some eagerly anticipated games in which the main contenders will all be on show. The 'heavyweights' in the Western Conference both have away games between Friday and Monday, but the Houston Rockets will have more of an uphill climb since... Read More

DeRozan leads Raptors into play-offs, Rockets streak on

Friday, March, 9 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — DeMar DeRozan exploded for 42 points as the Toronto Raptors clinched their place in the NBA play-offs with a 121-119 overtime victory against the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday. Read More

Herbert bask in U-19 Camperdown basketball defeat

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, March, 8 2018    

Herbert Morrison Technical in Montego Bay are still celebrating their victory over the Kingston-based Camperdown High School in the ISSA boys' Under-19 basketball competition. Read More

NBL-Western Conference heats up

Thursday, March, 8 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James- The see-saw between defending champions Granville Jaguars and MoBay Cricket Club (MBCC) Knights for the top position in the NBL-Western Conference is expected to continue today as Granville take on Holland Saints in a second-round game at the... Read More

Mt Alvernia High start defence of basketball title

Thursday, March, 8 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James- Mt Alvernia High will start the defence of their ISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketball title today when they face cross- town rivals Montego Bay High in the second game of a double-header at the Montego Bay Cricket... Read More

Western Sport Diary - March 8

Thursday, March, 8 2018    

TODAYISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketballMuschett High vs Holland High — Cricket Club 1:30 pmMoBay High vs Mt Alvernia — Cricket Club 3:00 pm St James FA Sandals/ATL Division One Read More



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