Barangay Ginebra overcame its poor free throw shooting late and a gallant stand by Star to win, 105-101, in overtime Sunday night in the 2017 PBA Governors’ Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Justin Brownlee collected 33 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and two steals for the Gin Kings, who extended their winning streak to six […]
The Star Hotshots are still in the lead at 2-1 but the Barangay Ginebra Kings are back on the warpath promising an even more furious battle in Game 4 of their PBA Philippine Cup best-of-seven semifinals series at Smart Araneta Coliseum Wednesday night. The two teams engaged in a slam-bang duel in each of their first three […]
Barangay Ginebra and Phoenix Petroleum clash Sunday night in one of the key matches in the homestretch of the PBA Philippine Cup elimination round, each one fighting to stay in the race for a twice-to-beat advantage in the quarterfinals. Both in a heavy pack behind runaway leader San Miguel Beer, the Gin Kings and […]
Tim Cone has always worried about seeing Japeth Aguilar get injured doing what he does best, and on Friday those fears were realized. The lanky forward hyperextended his right elbow after a breakaway dunk at the 3:55 mark of the second quarter with Ginebra leading 44-35. “I turned to (assistant coach) Richard (del Rosario) after […]
Barangay Ginebra’s roller coaster ride this 2017 PBA Philippine Cup continues. Alternating wins and losses through their first seven games, the Gin Kings have struggled to consistently churn out performances worthy of a winning streak. Though there were positives like the way it performed against San Miguel on Sunday, the team still drew the short […]
Unbeaten in their last five games and completely dominant in their last three outings, San Miguel Beer could finally be in for a hard grind versus Barangay Ginebra in a crucial setto to mark the return of the PBA Philippine Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum Sunday. Anticipating a tough test against the Kings, the Beermen have […]
Still on a high after last week’s 81-74 victory over Rain or Shine, Ginebra was brought back down to earth with a 91-84 loss to GlobalPort on Sunday. And the Gin Kings didn’t fail to recognize the reality check they were dealt with as they suffered their second defeat in three games. “Coach Tim (Cone) told […]
Barangay Ginebra steeled itself at the finish, coming away with a decisive 11-to-nothing closing flurry to top Rain or Shine, 81-74, in a duel of champs in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City Sunday night. Japeth Aguilar, Joe Devance, LA Tenorio, Sol Mercado and Chris Ellis formed a solid […]
After four amazing games, we’re back in square one, with Ginebra slipping past Meralco in Game 4, 88-86. Much like Game 2, the Kings made the bigger plays down the stretch, though they had to mount one final defensive stand to stave off the Bolts. Chris Newsome was shadowed well by Justin Brownlee in the […]
Barangay Ginebra worked on a wondrous effort versus San Miguel Beer in the opener of their PBA Governors Cup best-of-five semifinal series, fashioning out a come-from-behind 115-108 win before a good Monday crowd at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Justin Brownlee and Japeth Aguilar played solid games all night long while Sol Mercado, Scottie Thompson and Joe Devance […]
For Japeth Aguilar, Ginebra’s 111-105 double overtime loss to San Miguel on Sunday should serve as a lesson. “We still have to find a way to win,” he said. “San Miguel is really a good team and they’re the defending champion.” The Gin Kings fought back from a 24-point lead, 71-47, and almost came away […]
Name: Erika Cano Age: 21 From where: Rizal Favorite PBA team: Ginebra Favorite PBA player: Japet Aguilar How long have you been a fan: one year Why are you a fan of Ginebra: Magaling maglaro si Japeth Aguilar
Tropang TNT, Rain or Shine, San Miguel Beer, Star, Barangay Ginebra and Globalport are six PBA teams with representation in the Gilas Pilipinas final roster named for the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament at Mall of Asia Arena on July 5-10. The Texters have the most number of players in the team with four, followed by the […]
Barangay Ginebra outmaneuvered Star at the finish, and the Gin Kings made it two in a row in the 2016 PBA Commissioner’s Cup with a 92-87 decision over the Hotshots Sunday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Greg Slaughter and LA Tenorio combined in a decisive seven-to-nothing run in the final minute as the Gin Kings scored a […]
How will Globalport handle Barangay Ginebra’s vaunted frontline? And how will Barangay Ginebra take on Globalport’s superb backcourt?
Struggling Barangay Ginebra hit the .500 mark at the halfway point of the 2016 Smart Bro PBA Philippine Cup elimination round.
Barangay Ginebra underscored that size matters while ranged against the badly undersized Meralco side. The Gin Kings put up their worthiest showing under coach Tim Cone, making good use of all their advantages to fashion out an 89-64 rout of the Bolts in the Smart Bro PBA Philippine Cup at the Alonte Sports Center in […]
Both Ginebra and Meralco are coming off losses this past week and are currently mired at the bottom of the team standings. Without a doubt, both teams will be aiming for victories on Tuesday to stay within striking distance of those in the top half of the table and avoid remaining in the cellar. Ginebra couldn’t match […]
It’s not everyday you hear a coaching legend get outperformed by his protege.
There’s always pressure to deliver being the most popular team in the league.