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Is Derrick Rose NBA Career Over?

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NBA – Sad news for all Derrick Rose fans and even the Cleveland Cavaliers fans where he is currently signed for 1 year deal, the 3 time NBA All-star and 2011 MVP has been reported that he is currently not with his team and several speculations that the former Chicago Bulls superstar might be retiring from basketball due to injury problem?


According to report Derrick Rose is tired of being hurt from basketball every season, he was always hobbled by injuries throughout his entire career that prevented him to blossom in the NBA and became the league greatest point guard but instead his career started to decline every season due to injury problems.

In 2011 - 2012 NBA Season Derrick Rose suffered his first serious injury after suffering an ACL in his left knee in the first round of NBA Playoffs that eventually caused him to miss the entire playoffs.

In 2012 – 2013 NBA Season he was absent for a year due to recovery period caused by the injury suffered last season.

In 2013 – 2014 NBA Season, Rose tore his right knee meniscus on November 22 and was ruled out for the rest of the season.

In 2014–15 NBA Season, Rose and the Bulls are back in the playoffs, but again, he tore his left ACL that caused the Bulls to loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

In 2016 – 2017 NBA Season, Rose was already part of the New York Knicks, but again he was ruled out for the rest of the season On April 2, 2017 after tearing the meniscus in his left knee.

And finally on November 24, 2017, Rose decided to leave his team Cleveland Cavaliers to re-evaluate his future in the NBA where he is currently suffering from left ankle injury.

Derrick Rose joins the Cleveland Cavaliers during the NBA Off-season where he will be the backup point guard of Kyrie Irving but things change when Irving was traded to the Boston Celtics in a blockbuster deal in exchange of Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and Brooklyn Nets 2018 unprotected first-round pick. Rose was inserted in Cavs starting five at point guard until Isaiah Thomas returns from injury.

But faith seems not on the Derrick Rose side only in his second game of the 2017 – 2018 NBA Season he suffered a left ankle injury against the Milwaukee Bucks after falling awkwardly due to a hard foul given by center Greg Monroe. Since then, he has been sidelined for several games until this day where he was reported that he was not with his team and probably evaluating his future in the NBA?

What will happen to Derrick Rose career? Will he decided to retire at a very young age to avoid risking further injury? Let’s wait and see this coming days on what might be his final decision?

Cavs Escape Hornets 100 – 99! Extending Their Winning Streak to Seven

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NBA – The defending Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers escape a narrow win against the persistent Charlotte Hornets on the eve of the Black Friday night at Quickens Loan Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

The Cavaliers hard earning win at home came with a defensive stop in the final possession of the Charlotte Hornets after guard Kemba Walker missed a 3 point shot in the final seconds of the 4th quarter that sealed the game for the home team.


The Cavaliers win improves their records to 12 wins and 7 losses which currently 3rd best in the East Standings behind the Detroit Piston at 2nd place with 12 wins and 6 loss while the league best record Boston Celtics at the top spot with 17 wins and 3 losses. 

The Cavaliers win also extend their winning streak to season best of 7 – game winning streak the new longest streak this season after Boston Celtics 16 – game winning streak snapped by the Miami Heat the other day.

Once again the Cavs relies on their superstar and Mr. 4th quarter, LeBron James, who played another monster game posting another triple double with 27 points 16 rebounds and 13 assist along with 3 blocks. It was James 57th triple double of his NBA career while leading the league in minutes and most points scored in the final quarter this season.

Early this season the Cavaliers has been criticize for their poor defense which drop them down in 13th place in East Standings with 5 wins and 7 loss but since then things got better as the team and players slowly gelling with each other and starts to play some good defense and now they are back at the top and slowly reclaiming the top of the East Standings.

It’s only a matter of time and we will see the defending East Champion take over at 2nd place or maybe at the top of the East as the NBA Regular Season continue.

How to Claim MC’s OR/CR and Key upon Full Payment at Motor Finance?

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Philippines – Finally, after 3 years of grueling monthly amortization of my motorcycle Honda TMX Alpha 125 it is now fully paid and at the same time I already got the original documents such as the Original Receipt (OR), Certificate of Registration (CR) and a duplicate or copy of my MC’s key from the motor finance responsible for the loan of my motorcycle and it only took 1 week for the whole process to complete after the last payment posted in their system.


The Sumisho Motor Finance Corporation (SMFC) is my financing partner of my choice which responsible for my MC loan and I would say that the transaction from them at the beginning of my application while applying for a motorcycle and through the claiming of my OR/CR after the full payment is really smooth, Just always update your account by paying on time, check your balance in their website regularly and always email or text their customer service if there is a problem or question about your account.

Sumisho Motor Finance might be different from the other motor finances out there? maybe some are much better? Or the other way around? This is just my own experience with them while some might have the different opinion over their experience with the same motor finance?

Here’s how to claim the original OR/CR and duplicate key for all Sumisho financing partners:

1. Send an email to customer_service@sumisho.com.ph to inform them that you have already paid your last monthly due.

2. Ask them to when and where you can claim your original documents? Usually the nearest branch of Sumisho will be the advisable place to claim your MC’s documents.

3. Don’t hesitate to send an email again to ask them if the processing of documents is already done?

4. You will receive an email from Sumisho advising you to go to the nearest Sumisho branch near you, bring any valid ID, for a representative, bring a letter of authorization & copy of valid ID w/ 3 signatures of Client.

Claiming the document will take for more than an hour or less, the client will receive the original OR/CR and a duplicate key plus a thank you letter and certificate of full payment which also included a note indicating that the account is already closed. I hope this article can help some of the Sumisho financing partner to claim their motorcycle documents easily and hassle free.

Cavs are Now Starting to Climb Up in the East Standings

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NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers manage to get a win against the visiting LA Clippers at home, but it took another extra 5 minutes before they can put away the visiting team in a 118 – 113 win in overtime.

The home team trailed for almost the entire game down by as much a double digit lead in every quarter before they manage to find a solution in the final quarter to extend the game into overtime where the home team finally gets their first lead of the game outscoring the visiting team and eventually gets the win.


LeBron James, who leads the leagues in playing minutes played another big minutes against the Clippers with a grand total of 46 minutes to lead all scorers with 39 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assist to extend the Cavaliers winning streak into 4 straight wins and now starting to climb up in the East Standing after struggling early this season.

The defending Eastern Conference Champion is now showing some sign of championship caliber after winning their last four games, three of them are away and one at home, is this the start of something good for the Cavs? Are the players starting to gel with each other? Let’s see, in the upcoming games if they can continue their winning streak?

Although the Cavaliers wins their 4 straight game in a row the clear problem with this team is that they start the game slow, trailing for almost the entire game before showing some life in the final quarter and poor defense.

They must start the game strong not playing catch for the entire game because it will consume more energy for their team to come back and put a win? Lucky for them LeBron James and Mr. 4th quarter, Kyle Korver always lift the Cavs in close games.

For now the win is a good sign for the Cleveland Cavaliers as many basketball experts are beginning to count them out in the Eastern Conference as a legit contender while believing that the Boston Celtics is the team to beat in the East?

Celtics and Warriors battles for the Best Record in the League

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NBA – The Boston Celtics is the last season top seeded team in the Eastern Conference at the end of the NBA regular season and once again leading the East in standing as they currently held the best record in the league with 13 wins and 2 losses which also accompanied with the best and longest winning streak of 13 wins in this early season of the 2017 – 2018 NBA Season.


The Celtics will be testing their legitimacy as the immerging elite team in the NBA especially in the East if they can pull away a win against the defending champion the Golden State Warriors in their match on Thursday (US TIME) at their home in TD Garden.

The young Boston Celtics will rely to their All-star player Al Horford and superstar point guard Kyrie Irving, who is having the best season of his career after being ranked as the 2nd leading candidate for MVP in this very young season.

Meanwhile, the defending champion Golden State Warriors holds the second best record in the league after Boston with 11 wins and 3 losses the best record in the Western Conference which also accompanied by the second longest winning streak of 7 wins. The defending champion will rely on their All-star players Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry which is also happens to be the ranking 3rd in MVP candidacy this season after Irving.

Which team will continue their winning streak? Are the Boston Celtics for real if they can manage to beat the defending champion or just got lucky to come with a win in their early assignment?

While the Warriors are the favorite to win in this match this coming Thursday, for whatever is the result they will remain the team to beat in the NBA Finals whether they face Boston or Cleveland Cavaliers?

How to Pay BPI Credit Card at VIAExpress

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Philippines – Here in our country, there are many BPI credit card users that use’s different method of paying their monthly bills, among the list is the most reliable and trustworthy the BPI banks, but the consequences of paying at the bank is the long and slow services due to many users that are having different transactions and if you are one of those people who have no patience of waiting this method is not for you?


Nowadays, the Bank of the Philippines has allowed their credit card user to pay their bills at the accredited merchants of Electronic Commerce Payments Inc. (ECPay). ECPAY is an electronic payment service provider that supports different payment center that we see in the malls, pawnshop, business center, rural banks and other. To see the list of ECPAY accredited merchants just click this link.

Among those lists is the VIAExpress, this payment center falls under business center, which allowed by ECPAY to operate such electronic loading, bill payments, airline ticket payments, cash-in service, online shopping transaction payments and including payments for BPI credit cards.

Here’s how to pay your BPI Credit Card at VIAExpress:

1. Search for the nearest branch of VIAExpress at your area. (note: VIAExpress is only available in selected areas)

2. Don’t forget to bring you BPI Credit Card bills

3. At the payment center present your bills to the teller and inform him/her that you are making payment for BPI credit cards.

4. Pay your bills after a successful transactions

5. And that’s it.

Now just wait for 2 -3 banking days before the payments successfully transferred or seen in your BPI Express account. Hope this help for people looking for another option of making payments on their credit cards.

Michael Jordan and LeBron James Comparison in their 1,072 Career Games Played

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NBA – 6 time NBA Champion Michael Jordan dubbed as the Greatest Player of All Time has played an NBA career in 1,072 total games in just 15th NBA Season, he retired at the age of 40 as part of the Washington Wizards, but his glory days will be remembered as part of the Chicago Bulls in the 1990’s where they built a dynasty, winning 6 NBA Championships in 6 NBA Finals appearances.


Although Michael Jordan could have played more games throughout his NBA Career but his retirement in 1993 – 1994 and 1999 – 2001 NBA Season has prevented him from achieving more in his NBA career? He could won more title? More MVP’s and perhaps a much  higher position or even hold the top spot of All-time scoring list?

Meanwhile, LeBron James, who entered the league at age 18 has already tied Michael Jordan in career games with 1,072 games at age 32 in 15th NBA Season. James will surely pass Jordan in terms of games played and while still in his prime James could possibly add another Championship in his finger, MVP’s or other achievements before he retired?

Both players are always in debate, conversation about who’s the NBA Greatest Player of All-time? Some are voting for Jordan and there’s also for LeBron, Although Jordan has the advantage when it comes to championship comparison, but James is considered as the more talented player because of his ability to play the all-around position and makes his teammates much better.

While James is still playing the comparison between this two will never stop till James retired and that's the time that fans will decide on who is the real GOAT between the two?

Look at the comparison between Michael Jordan and LeBron James in 1,072 games played in the NBA:

Michael Jordan

Wins: 706
Loss: 366
Career points: 32, 292 (4th All-time)
Rebounds: 6,672
Assist: 5,633
Steal: 2,514

LeBron James

Wins: 716
Loss: 356
Career points: 29,105 (7th All-time)
Rebounds: 7,788
Assist: 7,561
Steal: 1,765

At this point Michael Jordan has already won 6 NBA Titles and 5 MVP’s while LeBron James has 3 NBA Titles and 4 MVP’s the only advantage of James is that he is still playing and will have the chance to further his achievements? Now, who do you think will end as the Greatest Player of All-time?

Boston Celtics Extend their Winning Streak to Eight

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NBA – The Boston Celtics are the hottest team in the league after winning their eight straight game out of the ten games played in this early season of the 2017 – 2018 NBA Season. The visiting Boston Celtics beat the young Orlando Magic at their home 104 – 88 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.

The Celtics win improved their standings with 8 wins and 2 loss, the league best record this season and also accompany with the longest winning streak to eight consecutive games.


While the Orlando Magic drops to 6 wins and 4 losses which is also having a great basketball games at this early stage of the season and currently sitting at 3rd in the Eastern Conference Standings.

During the NBA Off-Season the Boston Celtics revamp their roster, leaving only one starter on their roster and changing 4 other starter, they acquired Gordon Hayward in the free agency while 4-Time All-star and 2016 NBA Champion Kyrie Irving came from a trade, the Celtics becomes a more legit contender in the East especially to the Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers.

But things got wrong when their star player Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome injury in his debut game as Celtics player against the Cavaliers and possibly out of the rest of the season? Many sports analysts and expert thinks that the Celtics run this season is over, but seems things are turning right for the Celtics after falling their first 2 games they are now the hottest team in the league and especially back again in the conversation of legit contender in the East and perhaps the best team to beat in the East?

Meanwhile, the only two teams that beat the Boston Celtics this season, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Milwaukee Bucks are currently struggling this early season as both teams are at the bottom of the East Standings.

Now, will the Boston Celtics continue their winning streak? Are they for real? Let’s wait and see as the season goes by.

James posted 57 Points on the night he Reach 29,000 Career Points

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NBA – Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has added another milestone in his resume as he becomes the youngest player to reach the 29,000 career points in NBA history. James, who entered the game against the Washington Wizards with 28,992 career points, an 8 points shy of reaching the milestones where he is currently placed at 7th on All-time scoring list.


Early in the 1st quarter, James scored a quick 8 points where he made a dunk basket that sealed the milestone with 7:33 remaining and finished the quarter with 15 points. James continues his dominance throughout the game as he finished the game with 57 points his highest points this season and second highest points of his career while adding 11 rebounds, 7 assist, 2 blocks and 3 steal to end the Cavaliers 4 game losing streak against an elite team Washington Wizards in D.C.

Meanwhile, James is also narrowing the gap against the 6th place Dallas Maverick Dirk Nowitzki in scoring list with 30,362 career points separating an estimated of 1, 300 points before James possibly surpass Nowitzki this 2017 – 2018 NBA Season or the next season?

Aside from chasing Nowitzki, James is also 1,000 points away from joining the elite group of 30,000 milestones where Nowitzki the only active player in the list while retired players that makes the top 5 list are Wilt Chamberlain (5th place), Michael Jordan (4th place), Kobe Bryant (3rd place), Karl Malone (2nd place) and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1st place).

James is expected to move up in the scoring list as the season goes on and the succeeding NBA Season at age 32 going 33 in December James is predicted to finish his career as the NBA top scoring list if he will average 25 points a game until his 40’s?

Will James becomes the All-time leader in NBA scoring? Or will he finish 2nd or 3rd behind Kobe Bryant?

Know How on Why Appendicitis Happen?

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Philippines - Here in the country there are many speculations or sayings by elder people on how and why people get appendicitis? Some of the old sayings , if someone made an immediate action after eating meals it will cause appendicitis like playing basketball and other active activities another speculation is that if someone eats fruits that has seeds they are more likely prone of having appendicitis ? 


But according to research all the above speculations are falls ,appendicitis did not came from immediate action after eating nor eatingfruits with seeds, the main cause of appendicitis was due to fecalith, fecalith is a hard stony mass of feces in the intestinal tract that obstruct the appendix . It swell, inflamed and filled the appendix with pus or debris in the intestine which leads to appendicitis.

Fecalith happen when some debris inside the large intestine coming from the stomach was accidentally pass through the appendix and when the appendix becomes accumulated with debris it will becomes hard like a stone which lead to appendicitis.

Now how to know when you are having appendicitis? Here are some of the list that you might know:

1. Suffering pain in the middle of the stomach
2. Suffering pain in the lower right side of the abdomen
3. Worsening pain when coughing or walking
4. The patient might also shows signs of no interest of eating, dizziness, vomiting, fever, abdominal pain and diarrhea

Also appendicitis is more traceable or easily to diagnose to men compared to women, because woman has more organ to examined first before ruling out that she is suffering from appendicitis. As of today’s medicine the only solution from people suffering from appendicitis is appendectomy it is an operation that will remove appendix inside the body.


What will happen if appendicitis erupt inside the body?

Appendix should be remove as soon as possible if appendicitis has already been diagnosed to a certain person by means of operation, failure to do so might lead to some serious complications like infections and sepsis which can kill the patient if proper medication was not applied.

How to avoid appendicitis?

Appendicitis can be avoided if a person has a good proper diet, like eating foods reach in fiber.