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THE TOP FIVE #PBA2015 ROOKIES RIGHT NOW

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We all know who’s at #1, right? Right, but the rest of the field is a little difficult to gauge, since nobody has really stood out in a consistently big way. Still, there have been some great neophytes so far this season, and they’re all worth mentioning. Without further ado, here they are – the […]

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TAHA GRABS SPOTLIGHT AS PUREFOODS SUBDUES MERALCO

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BIÑAN, Laguna — Yousef Taha was right there in the heat of the action in six straight important plays at endgame, seizing the spotlight as Purefoods Star sustained its hot run and closed in on the leaders in the PBA Philippine Cup with a key 77-74 win over Meralco at the Alonte Sports Arena here […]

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TALK ‘N TEXT TOO MUCH FOR BARAKO BULL

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TALK N Text started hot and stayed hot, to the chagrin of Barako Bull. The Tropang Texters hardly let up in notching a 122-106 victory over the Energy Sunday night to get back on track in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Alonte Sports Arena in Binan, Laguna. Jayson Castro set the tone for Talk […]

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ALASKA SURVIVES GLOBALPORT TO REGAIN SOLO LEAD

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CAGAYAN DE ORO – Alaska Milk held its ground versus Globalport in a rugged contest, making the killing early in the fourth quarter as the Aces drubbed the Batang Pier, 87-84, to regain the solo lead in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Xavier University Gym here Saturday night. Trailing most of the first half, […]

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HOTSHOTS, BOLTS IN CRUCIAL TIFF

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Reigning four-peat champ Purefoods Star and Meralco, two teams trying to build momentum entering the homestretch of the eliminations, clash in a crucial face-off in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Alonte Sports Center in Binan, Laguna Sunday. The two teams are out to jack up their stock in the middle of the pack as […]

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TEXTERS AIM TO REBOUND VS. 3RD WIN-SEEKING ENERGY

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BARAKO Bull coach Koy Banal is most wary of a team coming off a loss, especially if that team is as power-laden as Talk N Text. It is no wonder then why Banal wants his Energy to be more than on their toes when they clash with the Tropang Texters Sunday in the PBA Philippine […]

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THE TOP FIVE #PBA2015 CENTERS RIGHT NOW

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Centers are ruling the 2015 Philippine Cup, with the top three slotmen among the five most efficient players in the league. June Mar Fajardo just dropped a huge game, ditto with Asi Taulava, and Greg Slaughter has been consistently great. Who are the other two, though? Well, you might be surprised. Without further ado, here […]

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ACES TRY TO ELUDE BATANG PIER’S AXE

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GLOBALPORT has gotten its axe sharply honed and is about to wield it anew. Not if Alaska could avoid those fatal swings, however. The Aces have apparently learned their lessons from a recent disaster when they square off with the upset-conscious Batang Pier Saturday in the PBA Philippine Cup road game at the Xavier University […]

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MERALCO ZAPS GINEBRA

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ANTIPOLO – Meralco, playing with great determination against Barangay Ginebra San Miguel and its formidable team, ended its search for the elusive first win in the Ynares Sports Center here Friday night. With an untiring up-tempo game, the Bolts cut down to size Greg Slaughter, Japeth Aguilar and the whole Ginebra squad, pulling off a […]

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TAULAVA-LED NLEX GETS BACK ON TRACK

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Call it the luck of the sky blue lowcut Chucks. With his old pair of sneakers in tow, Asi Taulava walked on the old court of Ynares Center in Antipolo in hopes of ending NLEX’s three-game losing streak. And on Friday, the ageless one delivered a flashback performance reminiscent of his heydays. Taulava anchored the […]

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