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Sportsalchemist: 2016 Year-end Review

Sportsalchemist: 2016 Year-end Review

As we put 2016 to rest, we look forward to more exciting history in sports in 2017. When they talked about the “light at the end of the tunnel” … maybe it’s just the front of the oncoming train. Let’s all take it easy and enjoy the ride…. [...]

December 30, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, boxing, NBA, NBA files, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports, sports 0

Special Report: Gilas Pilipinas

Special Report: Gilas Pilipinas

But somehow, somewhere along that line, “Puso” could only get us to the right road, but not the destination. We fought 2 silvers in FIBA Asia and we almost scored an upset against France but those things are only as good as it gets. When the hype died down, and the emotions sinks in, second [...]

October 15, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, Gilas, Special Report, sports 0

Connor McGregor: The King Is Back

Connor McGregor: The King Is Back

With a trilogy looming to happen, the self-proclaimed king is holding his throne on a very thin line. [...]

August 22, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran MMA, sports 0

Kwame Brown Stood Out

Kwame Brown Stood Out

With a lot of uncertainty and a golden opportunity to finally help his family, Kwame gambled and took the chance to forego college [...]

August 3, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Goodbye Tim…

Goodbye Tim…

He came into the league without fanfare, without the baggy shorts, heavy tattoos and unprecedented hype. And now after 19 years he goes out the same way he started. [...]

July 12, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Dwyane Wade’s heartbreaking story

Dwyane Wade’s heartbreaking story

Nobody in the NBA right now sacrifice so much of himself that he left everything, his heart and soul for a team to win championships. [...]

July 7, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Kevin Durant’s “The Decision”

Kevin Durant’s “The Decision”

For years KD embraced the one team legacy that Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant had done on their respective careers. Winning a championship on the same team that drafted you is the ultimate goal. [...]

July 4, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

The Thon Question

The Thon Question

Thon is still a mystery to a lot of NBA executives. NBA scouts are unsure if he was really born in 1997 as claimed. [...]

June 24, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Cleveland’s Destiny

Cleveland’s Destiny

After his infamous “Decision” in leaving Cleveland, he went back and made a promised that he would give them a championship. Something, that was never been done by any sports team in Cleveland for 52 years. [...]

June 20, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

The Golden State Warriors’ Rude Awakening

The Golden State Warriors’ Rude Awakening

The Warriors are in a familiar place when they are down 2-1 against Cleveland in the Finals last year. But this time, is a bit different after winning game two convincingly OKC returned the favor. [...]

May 23, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0