Mark Caguioa

Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s Mark Caguioa, one of the pillars of the team for the longest time and the bridge from the Rober…

  • Wizards edge Bulls while Pacers, Raptors equalize

    Wizards edge Bulls while Pacers, Raptors equalize

    4 hours ago
    Wizards edge Bulls while Pacers, Raptors equalize

    Bradley Beal scored a game-high 26 points to spark Washington over Chicago 101-99 in overtime, giving the Wizards their best NBA playoff start in 32 years. Brazilian forward Nene scored 17 points Tuesday and John Wall added 16 as the Wizards seized a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference first-round series with games three and four Friday and Sunday in Washington. We just have to have a sense of urgency coming home and protect our home court." It's the first time in franchise …

  • An upset win and an upset player

    1 hour 34 minutes ago
    An upset win and an upset player

    On 22 April 2014, day 2 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Quarterfinals, the match-ups between the first and second seeds, Talk ‘N Text and San Miguel Beer, respectively, and the seventh and eighth seeds, Air 21 and Ginebra, respectively, were scheduled at the Araneta Coliseum. …

  • Charles Barkley says Wizards will sweep Bulls after Game 2 OT win: 'This is O-V-E-R'

    3 hours ago
    Charles Barkley says Wizards will sweep Bulls after Game 2 OT win: 'This is O-V-E-R'

    The never-shy TNT commentator thinks the Chicago Bulls won't be able to send their first-round series back to the Windy City. …

  • Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

    Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

    8 hours ago
    Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s Mark Caguioa, one of the pillars of the team for the longest time and the bridge from the Robert Jaworski to the current era, used social media to blasts his teammates anew. …

  • SMB’s Fajardo leads contest for best player

    12 hours ago

    San Miguel Beer’s sophomore center June Mar Fajardo is on track to win a second straight Best Player of the Conference (BPC) award after finishing No. 1 again in the statistical points (SP) department at the end of elimination round of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. Despite missing two games due to an ankle injury, the 6-foot-10 Cebu pride averaged 12.6 points, 10.7 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 0.6 steals, and 1.9 blocks. He’s the No. 1 top local rebounder. ... …

  • Taguig edges Antipolo, cops Batang PBA title

    12 hours ago

    Taguig-PBA Stalwarts completed a masterful sweep of the 2014 Gatorade Batang PBA Summer League yesterday, subduing Antipolo-San Mig Super Coffee, 40-36, in the championship game at the JCSGO gym in Cubao, Quezon City. Undefeated throughout the tournament, Taguig was led by Eidan Gammad and Nathan Guevarra although it was two crucial late-game defensive gems by Manuel Robles which sealed the victory for coach Lou Gatongbato’s charges. Antipolo set the pace through most of the first half and …

  • FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban during appeal

    FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban during appeal

    13 minutes ago
    FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban during appeal

    ZURICH (AP) — Barcelona was cleared Wednesday to sign new players during the offseason after FIFA froze the Spanish soccer club's one-year transfer embargo pending an appeal. …

  • The Angel's reincarnation: How Di Maria has rescued his Madrid career

    22 minutes ago
    The Angel's reincarnation: How Di Maria has rescued his Madrid career

    The former winger has switched to the centre of midfield to superb effect after appearing to be on his way out of the Bernabeu following Gareth Bale's arrival …

  • FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban

    36 minutes ago
    FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban

    FIFA on Wednesday suspended a ban on Barcelona transferring players while the club makes an appeal against the sanction. Football's world body, which this month banned Barcelona from buying players for 14 months for breaching rules on the registration of minors, announced the suspension in a statement. Barcelona has appealed against what would be a dramatic restriction on its operations and asked for the sanction to be suspended, the FIFA statement said. The Spanish club are desperate to …

  • Super fights open up for Pacquiao as Golden Boy and Top Rank aim to end boxing’s cold war

    Super fights open up for Pacquiao as Golden Boy and Top Rank aim to end boxing’s cold war

    6 hours ago
    Super fights open up for Pacquiao as Golden Boy and Top Rank aim to end boxing’s cold war

    For the longest time, the biggest hurdle in making boxing’s biggest fight is the rift between the competing Golden Boy Promotions of Oscar De La Hoya and Top Rank Promotions of Bob Arum. …

  • 10 possible opponents for Manny Pacquiao in the light welterweight division

    Mon, Apr 21, 2014 11:50 AM PHT
    10 possible opponents for Manny Pacquiao in the light welterweight division

    After regaining the WBO welterweight title against Timothy Bradley, Manny Pacquiao openly said the he still thinks he's a natural light welterweight. Instead of 147 pounds, The Pacman feels that he could easily make 140 pounds and be stronger there. With that said, here are 10 options for Pacquiao if he decided to move down a division. (Words by Carlo Pamintuan) …

  • Pacquiao picks 17 as his PBA jersey number

    Thu, Apr 17, 2014 2:55 AM PHT
    Pacquiao picks 17 as his PBA jersey number

    Los Angeles — If everything falls into place, Manny Pacquiao might end up becoming not only as one of the shortest players to ever play hoops in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) but also as the oldest rookie. Pacquiao, 35, had told The Bulletin a few days before he faced Tim Bradley in Las Vegas that he will suit up for Kia Motors in the PBA in October. “Number 17,” said the hard-hitting Pacquiao. Kia is one of three new companies whose application was accepted as a member of the …

  • Nonito Donaire ready to bounce back after a nightmarish 2013

    Nonito Donaire ready to bounce back after a nightmarish 2013

    21 hours ago
    Nonito Donaire ready to bounce back after a nightmarish 2013

    Big time boxing will be making it’s way back to the Cotai Arena in Macau and another Filipino star will be in the main event. …

  • Baseball star stands accused in journey from Cuba to big leagues

    Tue, Apr 22, 2014 6:52 AM PHT
    Baseball star stands accused in journey from Cuba to big leagues

    As young Cuban slugger Yasiel Puig is earning millions on the baseball field with the Los Angeles Dodgers, a bizarre story of how the talented player escaped from the Communist-ruled island country is unfolding in U.S. court documents. Puig ran a gauntlet of fast boats, Mexican drug smugglers and even death threats in his 2012 flight from Cuba, according to a $12 million lawsuit filed by a man who accuses the ballplayer of informing on him to Cuban authorities. Puig has declined to comment on …

  • Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, U.S. boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76

    Mon, Apr 21, 2014 2:24 AM PHT
    Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, U.S. boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76

    By Cameron French and Emily Flitter TORONTO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former U.S. professional boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who spent 19 years in prison for murder and then was released after it was determined he did not get a fair trial, died on Sunday at the age of 76, according to his friend and caretaker John Artis. Carter, considered a folk hero by many and immortalized in film and song, had been battling prostate cancer for nearly three years, Artis said. He died at home in Toronto, …

  • Groggy Stenson hopes to kick-start season at China event

    Groggy Stenson hopes to kick-start season at China event

    7 minutes ago
    Groggy Stenson hopes to kick-start season at China event

    (Reuters) - World number three Henrik Stenson's bid to kick-start his 2014 campaign at this week's China Open has been hampered by a bout of flu. The Swede, who won the order of merit in Europe and the Tour Championships in the U.S. last year, has struggled to reach the heady heights so far this season and said he was not feeling his best ahead of the $3.2 million (1.9 million pounds) European Tour event starting on Thursday. "I am just kind of waking up to be honest after a little bit of …

  • Hoylake to have Open's 1st horseshoe grandstand

    17 minutes ago
    Hoylake to have Open's 1st horseshoe grandstand

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — There will be a horseshoe grandstand around the 18th green for the first time at a British Open as part of a number of course changes for this year's tournament at Hoylake. …

  • 9 indicted in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father

    2 hours 12 minutes ago
    9 indicted in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As the kidnappers pulled into a quiet, upscale golf course community, they thought they were about to abduct an assistant district attorney who sent a high-ranking gang member to prison for life, authorities said. …

  • Sharapova survives scare to progress at Stuttgart

    11 hours ago

    STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defending champion Maria Sharapova survived a first-round scare at the Porsche Grand Prix by defeating Lucie Safarova 7-6(5), 6-7(5), 7-6(2) on Tuesday. …

  • Nadal to face fellow Spaniard at Barcelona Open

    15 hours ago

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Top-ranked Rafael Nadal will look to get his clay court season back on track against Albert Ramos at the Barcelona Open after his fellow Spaniard won on Tuesday in the first round. …

  • Seppi and Mahut make early exits in Bucharest

    15 hours ago

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Sixth-seeded Andreas Seppi was knocked out of the first round of the Nastase Tiriac Trophy on Tuesday, along with seventh-seeded Nicolas Mahut. …