FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2018 to be held in PH

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Manila will host the 2018 FIBA 3×3 World Cup.

The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) will organize the fifth edition of the most prestigious 3×3 national team competition.

The country has been a pioneer in the development of 3×3, hosting two stages of the professional season – the FIBA 3×3 World Tour – in 2014 and 2015 and bringing stars like Terrence Romeo and Calvin Abueva to the FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final.

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Guest post: Experiencing an NBA game for the first time

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This is a guest post from Jason Gotuato, an engineer by profession and a traveler by heart. He’s traveled to about 30 countries and has done a lot of crazy stuff like jumping out of a plane and diving between the North American and Eurasian plates. Jason is on a quest is to conquer the world and bring out the adventurer in everyone of us. Follow him on Instagram (@wheresjason_ig) and Facebook. For travel information and tips, check out his blog at wheresjason.com.

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What’s up? I’m Jason, an avid fan of the NBA. I’ve been a fan since MJ’s 97-98 Bulls, just when I started dribbling a basketball. It had always been a dream to watch a live NBA game. But people keep saying it’s too expensive. But how much is it really?

Everyone wants to know the price so might as well start with it. I paid $295 for a seat to make that dream a reality.

WATCH: Kevin Garnett hosts 2008 Celtics reunion on ‘Area 21’ minus Ray Allen

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Paul Pierce, Rajon Rondo, Kendrick Perkins and Glen “Big Baby” Davis were all on a recent episode of Kevin Garnett’s NBA show on TNT, Area 21, on Tuesday (Monday in the U.S.).

It was sort of a mini-reunion, since all five of them were members of the Boston Celtics who won the NBA title back in 2008.

Meralco’s Baser Amer continues to elevate his game in Commissioner’s Cup

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In just his second season as a pro, Baser Amer has showed the maturity of a veteran as evidenced by his latest performance last Wednesday.

The former San Beda star fired 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting, to go along with 3 assists, leading the Bolts to an 81-66 thumping of Phoenix.

Look: UAAP Season 79 men’s and women’s volleyball awardees

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The list of awardees for the UAAP Season 79 men’s and women’s volleyball competitions were released on Wednesday, May 3.

La Salle’s Majoy Baron and Ateneo’s Marck Espejo were named the Most Valuable Players in their respective divisions.

Here’s the complete list of winners:

WATCH: NBA LIFE episode 1 ‘Fashion Face Off’

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The NBA has began a new series entitled NBA LIFE which features lifestyle and off the court content so people can enjoy and see a different side of the NBA. The series takes us through the top fashionistas, mascots and iconic pre-game rituals in the NBA today.

The first episode of NBA Life is “Fashion Face Off” which circles around the fashion style in the NBA and lists the top five best dressed players who are killing it on and off the court.