TNT used a strong defensive stance in the final minute to escape with a 95-90 victory over GlobalPort and sweep their 2017 PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals series Monday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Ranidel de Ocampo scored six of the KaTropa’s last eight points as they fended off the pesky Batang Pier late and arrange a semifinals date […]
The TNT KaTropa have yet to find ways to stop the dynamic duo of Terrence Romeo and Stanley Pringle. But they’ve been finding ways to hurdle the whole GlobalPort team. The KaTropa look to make it 3-0 over the Batang Pier in the conference, going for the kill in their PBA Philippine Cup best-of-three quarterfinals […]
History beckons for three-time PBA Most Valuable Player June Mar Fajardo as he continues to rack up accolades. If things stay as they are, the Cebuano giant is bound to win his fifth Best Player of the Conference award this 2017 PBA Philippine Cup. Fajardo is currently leading the statistical points (SPs) race after the […]
Coaches Nash Racela and Franz Pumaren engage in a chess match anew, this time steering TNT and GlobalPort, respectively, at the start of their best-of-three quarterfinals duel in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup on Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena. The KaTropa may have lost their last eliminations assignment, a 98-94 defeat to top-seed San Miguel […]
There’s no doubt in James Yap’s mind that Terrence Romeo is the future of the PBA. “Sa nilalaro ni Terrence ngayon, I think future siya. Alam ko yung feeling na ganoon, na sobrang taas ang kumpiyansa niya,” Yap said. Yap had a first hand look on how deadly the two-time Scoring Champion can be as […]
Terrence Romeo was so slick on Sunday that he even managed to evade reporters after GlobalPort’s 117-99 win over Rain or Shine. Minutes after setting a career-high 44 points, the super scorer’s impact was still felt inside Cuneta Astrodome. “I can’t lie, It’s frustrating, especially in a game that we need to win and the situation that […]
Terrence Romeo exploded for a career-high 44 points to carry GlobalPort over Rain or Shine, 117-99, and clinch a seat in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals Sunday at Cuneta Astrodome. The Batang Pier’s super scorer caught fire with a 20-point second quarter. He finished what he started, pouring 19 more points in the payoff period to […]
San Miguel Beer’s June Mar Fajardo and TNT’s Jayson Castro headlined the 24-man Gilas Pilipinas pool which will make up the national team for the coming international tournaments. National team coach Chot Reyes announced the names on Sunday at Philsports Arena in Pasig in between the Alaska-Mahindra and Ginebra-Phoenix doubleheader. Calvin Abueva and Terrence Romeo are also […]
LAPU LAPU CITY — June Mar Fajardo made a worthy homecoming in his home province, teaming up with Arwind Santos and Marcio Lassiter to power San Miguel Beer past GlobalPort and into an outright top finish in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup elims here Saturday night. Before an impressive crowd at the Hoops Dome here, […]
As hard as it is to defend Terrence Romeo, the job gets tougher now as the scorer slowly evolves into a playmaking guard. That’s what Chris Newsome observed following Meralco’s 97-89 defeat to GlobalPort on Friday. “It keeps you on your toes a lot more,” he said. “You can’t just hard show or you can’t double-team […]
Consider it another wasted game for Meralco. Though the Bolts still had silver linings in their 97-89 loss to Blackwater on Friday, what lingers in the players’ minds will be the defeat, which was the squad’s fourth straight. And for rookie Jonathan Grey, he couldn’t help but feel disappointed for the missed opportunity for a […]
Finally, GlobalPort can turn over a new leaf. Haunted by their monumental collapse last week, the Batang Pier exorcised their demons and came away with a 97-89 victory over the Meralco Bolts on Friday. Taking notes from its heartbreaking 101-99 loss to Phoenix last Dec. 28 where it squandered a 26-point lead in the fourth quarter, […]
True to its name, Phoenix rose from the ashes and shone in the end. Mark Borboran came up big in the fourth, including the game-winning tip with 2.4 seconds remaining as the Fuel Masters completed the 26-point comeback to stun GlobalPort, 101-99, Wednesday in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup at Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay. “We didn’t quit. […]
LA Tenorio admits it’s just hard defending a locked in Terrence Romeo. “It’s hard to stop a scorer who’s already got a rhythm,” Tenorio said as Romeo torched Ginebra with 35 points to lead GlobalPort, 91-84, on Sunday. “From the start of the game, every one of them already has a rhythm. It’s hard to stop […]
Terrence Romeo said GlobalPort has yet to prove anything even after its impressive victory over Barangay Ginebra, 91-84. The Batang Pier hiked their record to 3-1, joining the San Miguel Beermen and the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters atop the standings. “Wala pa kaming napapatunayan. Challenge para sa amin na makita kami ng mga tao […]
Terrence Romeo, the PBA scoring champion the last two seasons, was at it Sunday night, firing away a season-high 35 points to power GlobalPort to a 91-84 win over Barangay Ginebra and back to joint lead in the PBA Philippine Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Romeo waxed hottest when needed the most, scattering 15 markers in the fourth quarter after Ginebra […]
With GlobalPort winning its first two games in lopsided fashion, Terrence Romeo doesn’t want his team to feel overconfident early in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup. “We have to forget that we’re 2-0,” Romeo said after the Batang Pier’s 91-84 win over Star on Friday. Romeo has undoubtedly taken the leadership role for his crew, […]
After struggling in the import-laden conferences, GlobalPort is eyeing to recapture its lost thunder in the Philippine Cup where it had its breakthrough run last season. And in doing so, the Batang Pier are entrusting their future under the guidance of team consultant Franz Pumaren. “We just want to better our standing this coming conference,” Pumaren […]
Terrence Romeo is more than willing to pass the rock next season. Named Scoring Champion for the second straight year, the GlobalPort standout shared he still wants to improve on his passing game and defense as he eyes to be more of a complete player heading into his fourth season in the league. “Magfo-focus ako […]
Name: Angel Dominguez Age: 25 From where: Quezon City Favorite PBA team: GlobalPort Batang Pier Favorite PBA player: Terrence Romeo How long have you been a fan: Two years Why are you a fan of Globalport: All because of Terrence Romeo.
The North All-Stars are still the king after staving off a furious fightback from the South All-Stars to come away with a 154-151 victory in the 2016 PBA All-Star Game Sunday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Alex Cabagnot was named as the All-Star Game MVP, with a game high 29 points, 11 coming in the payoff period. He […]
Jericho Cruz swished the title-clinching half-court shot to win the Shooting Stars competition Sunday in the 2016 PBA All-Star Weekend Sunday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. His team finished all six spots in just 1:12 to reign over the two other squads. Cruz was joined by Regina dela Merced, Stacey Tibayan, and Willie Bautista in the winning team. The PBA […]
Challenged by his former backcourt partner, RR Garcia delivered big time for Star, hitting the clutch shots and making the crucial plays to help his team score a 105-102 overtime win on Sunday. “Siyempre masaya ako ngayon sa unang panalo namin. Siguro na-challenge lang ako kasi si Terrence Romeo, talagang scorer yan. Kahit ma-stop mo […]
Ryan Roose Garcia just proved he’s worth whatever Star gave up to get him. Garcia hit the game’s biggest shots to lift the Hotshots over GlobalPort 105-102 in overtime Sunday night in the 2016 PBA Governors Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The high scoring guard acquired from Phoenix for three players before the tournament […]
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 […]
GlobalPort ended its campaign in the 2016 PBA Commissioner’s Cup on a positive note but its 125-118 win won’t make its stint much less of a disaster as the Batang Pier were sent into an early exit. Star guard Terrence Romeo cited a number of factors that led to GlobalPort’s fall. “Kung napaaga yung dating […]
Already out of playoff contention, GlobalPort eliminated Phoenix with a 125-118 win in the 2016 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Friday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Terrence Romeo came out like a house on fire, pouring 25 of his 40 points in the first half. He also dished out six assists and had two rebounds to help snap […]
Whatever mettle Phoenix may have sure would be severely tested starting Friday. The Fuelmasters take on eliminated GlobalPort with the former seeking one of two wins they hope would be enough to propel them to the Oppo-PBA Commissioner’s Cup playoffs at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Phoenix’s task does not end with the Batang Pier for coach […]
NLEX withstood GlobalPort’s comeback to win, 110-105, in the 2016 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Friday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Al Thornton had 33 points, 19 rebounds and six assists while Sean Anthony collected 21 points, six rebounds and three steals off the bench for the Road Warriors, who joined three other teams in a tie […]
Name: Ron Gabriel Serrano Age: 11 Favorite team: GlobalPort Batang Pier Favorite player: Terrence romeo How long have you been supporting the team: Start of the season Why are you a fan of GlobalPort: Magaling si Terrence at gusto ko siyang suportahan.
The NLEX Road Warriors don’t want to be caught flat-footed and thus, they assume they’re playing the GlobalPort Batang Pier with a complete, tough cast. Coach Boyet Fernandez and his troops brace for war versus the GlobalPort side that include Terrence Romeo, Stanley Pringle and import Shawn Taggart. “With a complete lineup, GlobalPort is […]
GlobalPort sorely missed the services of its injured point guard Stanley Pringle as it fell to league-leading Meralco on Sunday. Without the reigning Rookie of the Year, the up-and-coming Batang Pier had to rely heavily on Terrence Romeo in scoring and in orchestrating the offense at the same time. But the way Pringle’s injury is […]
Even Terrence Romeo admits he’s still looking for the right words after GlobalPort lost to Meralco on Sunday. “Medyo lost din ako (I’m a bit lost as well),” he said. The super scorer struggled from the field without his backcourt mate Stanley Pringle and finished with just 18 points. “Sobrang hirap (It was really hard),” […]
The game becomes easier when you’re sharing. That was Terrence Romeo’s biggest takeaway after he led GlobalPort to its first win in the 2016 PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the expense of Ginebra, 89-85 on Sunday. Romeo exploded for 41 points but had zero assists in the Batang Pier’s first game that resulted to a blowout loss […]
In just his third season as a pro, GlobalPort guard Terrence Romeo has shown the maturity of a veteran during the first week of the Oppo-PBA Commissioner’s Cup play. After opening the conference with a 98-111 loss to Mahindra that saw his career-high tying 41 points go down the drain, the 5-foot-11 guard returned with […]
Alaska seeks to put an end on Globalport’s breakthrough run and nurture its own bid for a first crownin three years as the Aces go for the kill versus the beleaguered Batang Pier in Game 5 of their Smart Bro PBA Philippine Cup Final Four face-off at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Tuesday.
The Alaska Aces made short work of GlobalPort in Game 3, leading wire to wire and effectively exploiting the Batang Pier’s collective inexperience. Alaska is now on the verge of returning to the Philippine Cup Finals, where they narrowly lost to San Miguel Beer last season in seven hard-fought games. Without a doubt, the Aces […]
Stanley Pringle didn’t guarantee a bounce back win for GlobalPort in Game 5, but the second-year guard is sure of one thing: The Batang Pier are far from giving up.
GlobalPort owns arguably the best backcourt duo in the league in Terrence Romeo and Stanley Pringle.
Terrence Romeo hasn’t been as effective as he was when he torched Alaska with 41 points in Game 1 largely because Alaska has played him and GlobalPort differently since then.