Home » Matthew Wright You are browsing entries tagged with “Matthew Wright” View Courtside stories »

Seaba: Gilas Pilipinas rolls anew, overwhelms Singapore

SHARES:

Playing a more deliberate approach this time, Gilas Pilipinas cruised to a 113-66 win over Singapore in the 2017 Seaba Championship Saturday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Singapore put up a much better fight than Myanmar, a team the Philippines beat by 107 points, but just like the Burmese, the Singaporeans also didn’t have enough talent-wise […]

| | Read More »

Wright’s hard work rewarded with All-Star MVPs, Gilas inclusion

SHARES:

LUCENA — As much as he’s proud to have been named the MVP for the second straight leg of the 2017 PBA All-Star Week, Matthew Wright takes more pride knowing that he has made a good account of himself with Gilas Pilipinas. “I’m just grateful in participating in this All-Star activity. A lot of guys […]

| | Read More »

Star hopes to sustain momentum vs Phoenix in playoff opener

SHARES:

The Star Hotshots, in their strongest showing since their grand slam run in 2014, and the Phoenix Fuel Masters, dangerous against anybody in their good night, start their PBA Philippine Cup best-of-three showdown at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City Saturday. Game time is at 5 p.m. with the Hotshots setting out the odds-on […]

| | Read More »

Phoenix books quarterfinals ticket, beats Ginebra

SHARES:

Phoenix Petroleum has flanked two cracks at seizing solo second place. The Fuel Masters succeeded in their third try versus a Japeth Aguilar-less Barangay Ginebra side. With a methodical defense and a steady offense, the Fuel Masters rolled past the Gin Kings, 79-73, to virtually clinch a quarterfinals spot in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Cuneta Astrodome in […]

| | Read More »

Rookie Wright keen on helping Phoenix win

SHARES:

Phoenix rookie Matthew Wright has been consistently delivering the goods for the Fuel Masters in the ongoing PBA Philippine Cup.  In fact, the St. Bonaventure University standout is averaging 17.5 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 1.0 steals per outing, good enough to keep him in second place behind Blackwater’s Mac Belo in the Rookie […]

| | Read More »

Phoenix blows chance to move up in loss to Rain or Shine

SHARES:

There’s nothing Matthew Wright feels but regret following Phoenix’s 97-82 loss to Rain or Shine on Sunday. “We had a chance to go to number two, but we blew it. You don’t get a lot of opportunities like that especially when there’s only three or four games left,” he said. The Fuel Masters blew a chance […]

| | Read More »

Fresh Painters wary of rust vs streaking Fuel Masters

SHARES:

A well-rested Rain or Shine team and a Phoenix side coming off an epic win collide in what promises to be a very exciting match Sunday in the PBA Philippine Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Elasto Painters are looking to at least keep their share of second-running spot, a position the Fuel Masters also covet. With […]

| | Read More »

Intal leads Phoenix upset of SMB

SHARES:

ANTIPOLO – JC Intal, a regular starter from their Barako Bull days, was surprised when told he’s playing off the bench.         He took that as a challenge, responding big time to lead Phoenix Petroleum to a first-ever win over San Miguel Beer. The 2015 FIBA Asia veteran churned out a big game in a relief […]

| | Read More »

Guards Alolino, Javelona fill needs for Phoenix

SHARES:

Consider it a dream come true for Gelo Alolino. The former National University guard didn’t really have to wait that long before he heard his name called up in the stage in the 2016 PBA Rookie Draft on Sunday. “Once na narinig ko yung name ko, I had a sigh of relief talaga,” Alolino said […]

| | Read More »

STANDINGS
GAMES TIME
San Miguel Beer VS TNT KaTropa 07:00 PM
JUNE 28 WEDNESDAY SMART ARANETA COLISEUM
San Miguel Beer VS TNT KaTropa 07:00 PM
JUNE 30 FRIDAY SMART ARANETA COLISEUM