Zach Lavine (30 points) and Jordan Clarkson (25 points) led Team USA to a win vs Team World in the 2016 NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge, 157-154. Kristaps Porzingris and Andrew Wiggins led Team World with 30 and 29 points respectively.
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Talk N Text Import Ivan Johnson got his 2nd technical foul by hitting an elbow on Bryan Faundo and was ejected from the game, this resulted in Ivan Johnson saying profanities to PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa which was the reason he was banned in the PBA.
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Talk N Text import Ivan Johnson was fined P250,000 and banned from playing in the PBA due to “addressing the Commissioner with profanities and showing utter disrespect for authority”.
Ivan Johnson was ejected in the Talk N Text vs Meralco game and was seen talking to PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa after his ejection.
Ivan Johnson was recently suspended in a tune-up game and did not play in the 1st game of Talk N Text. Read more: TNT Import Ivan Johnson suspended and fined 50K
Terrence Romeo scored 41 points in the 1st game of GlobalPort Batang Pier in the 2016 PBA Commissioners Cup but they lost to Mahindra Enforcers. Read more: Mahindra spoils 41pt game of Terrence Romeo
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Jordan Clarkson scored 25 points and also with 5 rebounds and 5 assists for Team USA in the 2016 NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge as they beat Team World, 157-154. Zach Lavine was named MVP with 30 points.
Kristaps Porzingis from Latvia led Team World with 30 points while Andrew Wiggins from Canada with 29 points. Andrew Wiggins might play in Manila for Team Canada in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
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Jordan Clarkson nets 25 points for Team USA in win over the Team World.#BBVARisingStars #NBAAllStarTO #ThisIsWhyWePlay
Posted by NBA Philippines on Friday, February 12, 2016
Kobe Bryant is retiring at the end of this NBA season and the NBA has compiled all of his All-Star Highlights. Kobe Bryant will be an All-Star Starter for the 18th time and led all players in voting for the 2016 NBA All-Star Game happening this weekend.
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