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KINGS ACHING TO REBOUND AS ENERGY GO FOR PIECE OF No. 1

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After getting one win virtually on a silver platter, Barako Bull finally gets a real test as the Energy face the Barangay Ginebra Kings in the mainer of a rare Sunday road showcase at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna. Barako Bull, with seven-foot import Solomon Alabi, had a relatively easy time winning its first game […]

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TEXTERS SHOOT FOR SHARE OF LEAD

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Talk ‘N Text eyes a share of top spot as it clashes with Blackwater Sunday in the 2015 PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna. Coming off of a nail-biting 89-86 win over Rain or Shine on Wednesday, the Tropang Texters seek to tie Meralco on top of the leaderboard at 2-0. Coach Jong […]

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“SMALL” BLAKELY POWERS PUREFOODS PAST GLOBALPORT

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Marqus Blakely served well playing as Purefoods’ interim import, leading the Hotshots to a triumphant debut in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. Blakely started the game swatting away the first field goal attempt of GlobalPort import CJ Leslie, and the one-time Governors’ Cup Best Import awardee went on to dominate the game, powering the Hotshots to […]

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2-0 CONFERENCE START ANEW FOR MERALCO

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Playing in just his second game with his new team, Jai Reyes played the role of a hero for Meralco as the Bolts took an early lead in the 2015 PBA Commissioner’s Cup, turning back Kia, 90-80, to stay undefeated after two games Friday at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. The diminutive Reyes admirably filled in […]

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#PBA2015 GLOBALPORT BATANG PIER vs PUREFOODS STAR HOTSHOTS PREVIEW: GUNNING FOR PAYBACK

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In the first game between these two teams this season, Purefoods rallied from being down by as many as 18 points to pull the rug from under GlobalPort. The Batang Pier were in good shape pretty much the entire game, but they couldn’t finish the job against the erstwhile defending champs. This time, with Denok […]

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BATANG PIER EYE EARLY LEAD, FIRST-EVER WIN OVER HOTSHOTS

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GlobalPort has yet to beat Purefoods even once since joining the PBA in 2012. The Batang Pier try to end the Hotshots’ domination of their head-on duels and make a rare 2-0 tournament start as the two teams clash Friday in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Cuneta Astrodome. This could be a good opportunity […]

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D-LEAGUE: BREAD STORY, CEBUANA LHUILLIER STAY ALIVE

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Talk about survival. Bread Story-LPU and Cebuana Lhuillier kept their campaigns in the 2015 PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup alive as they forced winner-take-all affairs against different opponents on Thursday at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City. The Breadstory-LPU, the last squad to qualify to the quarterfinals, weathered the storm from third-seed CafeFrance, 79-72. With […]

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#PBA2015 MERALCO BOLTS vs KIA CARNIVAL PREVIEW: A GIANT OF A TASK

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The Meralco Bolts were fairly impressive in their conquest of the Barangay Ginebra Kings a few days ago. They played great defense in limiting Ginebra’s usual gunners from finding their sweet spots. Sure, Greg Slaughter got his, but Japeth Aguilar, Joseph Yeo, LA Tenorio, and Mark Caguioa all struggled. Meralco has a bit of a […]

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BOLTS, DAVIS TEST CARNIVAL, RAMOS

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MERALCO remains a work in progress and that should bode ill for the rest of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup field. More so Kia, which the Bolts are facing Friday at the Cuneta Astrodome in a bid to at least share the early lead in the mid-season tournament. At first glance, Meralco seems to have the […]

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GILAS 3.0 TO TAKE SHAPE BY MAY

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“It’s going to be a process, and it’s gonna take time.” With all corners of this basketball-crazy country itching for news on the national team front, head coach Tab Baldwin begs everyone’s indulgence but added that the team will start to take form by the end of the 2015 Commissioner’s Cup. The American based in […]

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