Nike Rise - updates

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WATCH: LeBron James handprint unveiled at Tenement in Taguig

Nov 11, 2015 - 8:18 PM

The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar s visit to the basketball court will live on

National team eyeing Nike Rise’s Kristine Cayabyab

Aug 21, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Doors are opening for the lone girl in Nike Rise’s final 12 as Perlas Pilipinas takes interest in the 12 year old from Dagupan

HIGH FIVE OF A LIFETIME. Dagupan native Kristine Cayabyab high fives the game's best player today LeBron James. She impressed the 4-time NBA MVP with her 3-point shooting. Photo by Nike Philippines

IN PHOTOS: LeBron James visits Taguig tenement

Aug 21, 2015 - 7:42 PM

The NBA star literally left a mark at the tenement with a handprint on a slab of concrete

TENEMENT. LeBron James visits the Tenement in Taguig and poses with some of the kids who played basketball for him. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LeBron: ‘Every time I step out on the floor, I want to be the greatest’

Aug 21, 2015 - 7:24 PM

James also says that Filipino American head coach Erik Spoelstra is proud of his heritage

IN VINES: LeBron treats PH fans to dunk show

Aug 20, 2015 - 10:56 PM

Filipino fans who braved a rainy Thursday night August 20 are treated to a real show

LeBron on PH basketball: ‘They definitely love the game’

Aug 20, 2015 - 7:06 PM

The passion of Philippine basketball fans has not gone unnoticed by 4 time NBA MVP LeBron James who is in Manila for his second visit

LEBRON IS BACK. NBA star LeBron James says he can relate to the ambition of the young players in the Philippines. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN VINES: Kobe Paras, Thirdy Ravena put on dunking exhibition

Aug 16, 2015 - 12:54 AM

Kobe Paras and Thirdy Ravena show off their hops

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Aug 10, 2015 - 6:46 PM

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LeBron James returns to PH for Nike Rise

Aug 10, 2015 - 4:10 PM

LeBron James will be back in Manila two years after his first visit

THE KING RETURNS. LeBron James, seen here during his first visit in 2013, is set to come back to the Philippines for Nike Rise. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Paul George puts on show, scrimmages with PH youth

Jul 21, 2015 - 10:13 AM

The two time All Star participated in all the drills and was seen speaking to almost every Filipino youth offering his advice and mentoring them

Paul George interacts with Filipino youth during the Rise program. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Paul George left amazed after playing basketball with Filipino kids

Jul 20, 2015 - 7:45 PM

Paul George compares his time playing basketball with Filipino kids at the Tenement Court to the historic days of The Colosseum

NBA player Paul George understands the value of a mentor

Jul 20, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Paul George who is in Manila to unveil the participants of Nike Philippines documentary Rise talks about how former teammate Danny Granger was instrumental to his career

Report: Paul George to visit Philippines next week

Jul 13, 2015 - 1:41 PM

The Indiana Pacers forward is scheduled to visit 3 cities in China and the Philippines