In one clean stroke, NLEX scaled two team milestones Wednesday in the Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The PBA Commissioner’s Office, addressing the concerns of several quarters, has come up with new rules governing team composition in time for the sixth season of the PBA D-League.
DUEL OF THE DARK HORSES Niether NLEX nor Barako Bull is considered a title favorite or even promising contender to win any title this season, but, given the right opportunity and a little bit of luck, both clubs are capable of springing an upset here and there. This time, however, these dark horse teams will […]
GAME STORY: ARE YOU BIG ENOUGH? Meralco added a few pieces in the off-season to address its biggest weakness — size. The Bolts got 6’6 Bryan Faundo and 6’7 Kelly Nabong in the off-season while also luring back former Rookie of the Year 6’7 Rabeh Al-Hussaini to add much needed ceiling to their squad. With […]
After winning its season debut against a beefed-up Globalport side, titleholder San Miguel Beer takes the challenge of a new-look Meralco team in the 2015-16 Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Wednesday.
NLEX can record a best-ever start and occupy a lofty slot in the 2016 Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup.
Name: Robert de Leon Age: 26 Hails from: Las Piñas Favorite PBA team: Ginebra How long have you been a fan of Ginebra: 1996 Favorite PBA player: Mark Caguioa Why are you a fan of Ginebra: “Kasi never say die sila, parang si Jaworski ever since. Exciting yung game nila.”
The Star Hotshots simply refused to bend or yield in their first matchup with former coach Tim Cone and his new team the Barangay Ginebra Kings.
Rain or Shine made it two wins in a row after it grounded Mahindra, 108-94, Sunday in the 2016 Smart Bro PBA Philippine Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Will Tim Cone bring his coaching magic to Barangay Ginebra?
Toughness is one thing assistant coach Chito Victolero wants from his Mahindra Enforcers while grizzled tactician Yeng Guiao has already seen that from his Rain or Shine Elasto Painters.
Even with a recent bout with plantar fasciitis, Junmar Fajardo showed up as his dominant self, leading San Miguel Beer to an auspicious season debut versus Globalport here Saturday night.
The Smart Bro PBA Philippine Cup holds its first road game in Davao City Saturday, featuring reigning two-conference champ San Miguel Beer versus a Globalport side with a beefed-up roster.
Alaska just showed Talk N’ Text that nabbing the top two picks of the recent draft does not guarantee anything.
NLEX picked up its slack late and scored a come-from-behind 90-86 win against Blackwater Friday in the 2016 Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup at Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
Top draft selections Moala Tautuaa and Troy Rosario make their much-awaited pro debut as Talk n Text tangles with Alaska Milk in Day Two of the 2015-16 Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup Friday night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Blackwater and NLEX, two teams which were among the busiest in the off-season, hope to start seeing the results of their efforts when they open up their 2015-2016 Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup campaign Friday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Hitting a good rhythm in the second half, Rain or Shine came from behind to repulse Star, 96-87, in the inaugural of PBA Season 41 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City Wednesday.
Women’s basketball gets a timely shot in the arm as the Philippine Basketball Association launches its pet project Women’s 3×3 Challenge on Friday.
The Philippine Basketball Association will donate proceeds of its season opener on Wednesday to the victims of Typhoon “Lando.”
Don’t dare blink when Star and Rain or Shine collide Sunday opening up action in the Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. No less than the Elasto Painters’ grizzled coach, Yeng Guiao, issued this warning when asked to describe his projections for the game between his team that usually favors a fast-paced […]
Vengeance for the Manila North team was not to be served in scorching Abu Dhabi. Calvin Abueva and the Manila North team saw their dreams of a payback decisively crushed in the quarterfinals at midnight Friday (Manila time) as defending champion Novi Sad Al Wahda ousted the Filipino crew, 21-13, on the way to retaining […]
PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa Friday announced that he has acceded to the request from some quarters to extend the deadline for PBA D-League Rookie Draft applications to give aspiring players ample time to complete their eligibility requirements.