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After Defeating the Raptors, Cavs Still the Best Team in the East?

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NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers fought back in a come from behind win over the visiting Toronto Raptors in their second to the last final match of the season at Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

The defending Eastern Conference Champions rallies back in the 2nd half of the game after being down by 15 points, LeBron James lead the Cavaliers in another big game dropping 35 points, 7 rebounds, 17 assists and with 0 turnovers in a 132 – 129 win over the East best record and top seeded team the Raptors.

In the 1st quarter, the game was in tight contention both team is playing great basketball, but it was the Cavs that outscored the Raptors 42 – 38 in the early quarter but in the 2nd quarter the Raptors changes the mood of the game as they started to full away outscoring the home team 41 – 22 to end the 1st half 79 – 64, Raptors up by 15 points.

In the 3rd quarter, the Cavs made a big run that cut the Raptors lead into single points as the quarter ended to 99 – 98 Raptors by 1 point.

In the 4th and final quarter both teams are toe to toe but LeBron James was too much for the visiting team as the Raptors bow’s to the king and the Cavs to avenge their worst loss of the season in the hands of the Raptors just last Jan 11, 2018. 

LeBron James also made another history in the game itself as he tied his most assist in a single game of 17 assists, which he did it thrice this season while the 0 turnovers might be the first time of his entire career?

The Cavaliers win over the top seeded Raptors, might give many speculation on who’s really the team to beat in the East? Is it the Raptors who had the East best record this season? Or the Cavs that are currently 3rd in the East but has the best player in the world in the name of LeBron James.

The two are scheduled to meet again in their final match of the regular season on April 3, 2018 (US TIME).

Cavs Beat Milwaukee on Kevin Love Successful Return

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NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers host the visiting Milwaukee Bucks in their final match of the regular season at Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Both teams have just come from a win in their last game and looking to extend their wins in hopes of better playoff positioning as the season is nearing its end. 

Prior to the game the Cavaliers has just finished  6 – game road trip where they are 3 wins and 3 losses, remain at 3rd spot in the East Standing despite their continued struggles and limited players due to injury.

Coach Tyron Lue was announce out in their games tonight against the visiting Bucks but All – Star Kevin Love is now back in Cavs starting five after missing several games due to left hand injury.

The Bucks are also trying to improve their position in the East as they are currently in 7th place, a win against the Cavs could give them 1 game ahead over the Miami Heat a loss could lead to a potential tied with the Heat.

In the game, the 1st quarter was toe to toe as the Cavaliers leads only 1 point at the end of the quarter 26 – 25.

In the 2nd quarter, the Cavs outscored the Bucks 38 – 32, to finish the 1st half up by 7 points 64 – 57. LeBron James leads the Cavs with 19 points at the half.

In the 3rd quarter, LeBron James exploded for 17 points to keep the Bucks away in the game outscoring their opponent 29 – 28 to finish the 3rd quarter 93 – 85 Cavs by 8 points.

In the final quarter, Cavs 2nd unit specially Jordan Clarkson play big increasing their lead to 14 points while LeBron James is resting on the bench, for most of the quarter the home team are enjoying a double digit lead not until the Bucks made a mini run the cut the Cavs lead into just 6 points, 113 – 119, with 40/1 seconds to go in the 4th.

Cavs hangs on to successfully win the game on the eve of Kevin Loves return 124 – 117. Cavs improve their standing to 41 wins and 29 loss just a game ahead over the 4th seeded team in the East Indiana Pacers.

Meanwhile, LeBron James drop his career high 16th triple double of the season with an impressive game tonight with 40 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assist. Kevin Love scores 18 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assist in his return after suffering the hand injury..

Cavs next game at home will be the Toronto Raptors where they will be tested by the East best record.

Kevin Durant the Latest Victim of Warriors Injury Problem

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NBA – As the 2017 – 2018 NBA Regular Season is nearing its end in just a couple of weeks, the defending NBA Champion is facing a big problem after their three All – Star players, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant are all in the Warriors injury list.

Kevin Durant is the latest victim of the Warriors injury problem after he suffered a fractured right rib in their last game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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According to report Durant will be out for 1 or 2 weeks and will be re-evaluated before returning to the Warriors lineup before the season ends?

Prior to Durant’s injury, 2 – Time MVP Stephen Curry and 4 – Time NBA All – Star Klay Thompson was already in the Warriors injury list, Curry is suffering from ankle injury who has been out for a couple of games now while Klay Thompson with a fractured right thumb.

Because of this injury problem the Warriors might lose the best record in the West to the top seeded Houston Rockers which is currently up by 2.5 games to the defending Western Champion. 

The Warriors have been the best team in the NBA for 3 consecutive NBA Regular Season where they recorded the best winning record in NBA History of 73 wins and 9 loss and won 2 NBA Titles.

Fortunately for the defending NBA Champion despite all the injury problems that they are currently facing they still have a great chance of finishing the season at 2nd place and still have a great chance of recovering injuries before the post season begins?

But if injury bothers them comes playoff time? perhaps we are seeing the Houston Rockets will comes out in the West dethroning the 3 – Time Western Conference Champion?

Let’s wait and see as the season nears its end and the post season is about to start?

How to Pay SSS Contributions Using Electronic Collection System or e-CS

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Philippines – The Social Security System (SSS) has implemented a new way of paying SSS Contributions online using the Electronic Collection System or e-CS. e-CS is the new mandatory requirements applied for individual members such as Self Employed, Voluntary members and OFW’s, this law was already started just last January 16, 2018. 

Members under the new mandatory requirements should be logged-in first to their respective SSS Account in order to print the Statement of Account (SOA) under the Payment Reference Number Tab. 

Members should print the SOA before going to any accredited SSS payment channel to update their contributions.

According to the SSS, the advantages of this new rule are that all transactions will be in real-time recording and posting of SSS contribution payments and it will also allow members to claim faster processing of their claims and their beneficiaries. 

Read: How To Check Your SSS Contributions Online

Here’s How to print your SSS Statement of Account (SOA) 

1. Go to SSS website and Log into your members account if not yet a member registered first. 

2. After logging in, click the tab Payment Reference Number or PRN. 

3. Edit the Statement of Account to indicate on what type of member, month and the amount you want to pay. 

4. A pop up message will appear confirming all the details that where input of the member. 

5. If all information is correct, it’s time to print the Statement of Account or SOA and then proceed to any SSS accredited payment channels. 

Note: don’t forget to bring the printed Statement of Account when paying your SSS Contributions.

Raptors Ends Rockets 17 – Game Winning Streak

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NBA – The top seeded team in the East Toronto Raptors host the top seeded team in the West the Houston Rockets at Air Canada Center in Toronto, Ontario. Both teams lead their respective conference with the best record the Raptors with 47 wins and 17 losses, while the Rockets with 51 wins and 13 losses. 

Prior to the game both teams are playing great basketball where the home team (Raptors) are in 6 – game winning streak and the visiting team (Rockets) are in 17 – game winning streak. Tonight one of this team will end their winning records while the other will continue their winning streak.

In the game, The Rockets made the 1st basket of the game to take the 1st lead, but Kyle Lowry made a 3’s in the next possession to take the lead 3 – 2, since then the Raptors are mostly in control of the quarters, taking an early double digit lead and eventually outscoring the visiting Rockets 32 - 16 in the first quarter, the Raptors up by 16 points.

In the 2nd quarter the home team manages to up their lead to 19 points twice in the quarter one with 8 minutes to go the Raptors was up 19 point 44 – 25 and the second one is with under a minute to go 57 – 38 despite some mini rally by the Rockets. The 1st half ends 58 – 43, Raptors up by 15 points.

In the 3rd quarter the Rockets manage to cut the Raptors lead into single digit as early in the 3rd but the Raptors regain their composure as they take another big lead with under 5 minutes to go in the quarter up by 17 points. As the quarter near its end the Rockets made a big run to cut the lead and just down by 5 points 78 – 73 with 1:28 to go. Rockets won the quarter 30 – 25, just down by 8 points 75 – 83.

In the 4th quarter, the Rockets have kept coming into the game slowly cutting the Raptors lead for most of the quarter until James Harden finally made a 3's that tied the game for the first time with 102 - 102 all under 2:10 to go in regulation.

The Raptors regain the lead and up by 4 points when Eric Gordon made a 3’s to cut the lead down to a single point 105 – 106 Raptors by 1 points with 7.2 seconds to go. James Harden has the chance to tie the game, but missed the game tying 3’s to end the game 108 – 105, Raptors win.

Kyle Lowry leads the Raptors with 30 points extending the Raptors winning streak to 7 games while James Harden scored the game high 40 points snapping their winning streak into just 17 wins. 

The Rockets still hold the best winning streak this season with 17 – game winning streak just one game ahead of the Celtics 16 – game winning streak.