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  • Ref blunders, banned 5 games MB - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    The PBA has suspended a referee for an officiating blunder during Rain or Shine’s 99-86 victory over Meralco at the start of their best-of-five semifinal series last Tuesday at … More »Ref blunders, banned 5 games

    The PBA has suspended a referee for an officiating blunder during Rain or Shine’s 99-86 victory over Meralco at the start of their best-of-five semifinal series last Tuesday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Referee Art Herrera was suspended five game days by the league for “error in mechanics and judgment in changing a call” …

  • 4 Davao cagers top NBA/Jr. reg’l ca … MB - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 3:45 AM PHT

    Four Davaoeños and one player from Cagayan de Oro are set to pursue their basketball dreams in Manila this April after topping the Regional Selection Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines … More »4 Davao cagers top NBA/Jr. reg’l ca …

    Four Davaoeños and one player from Cagayan de Oro are set to pursue their basketball dreams in Manila this April after topping the Regional Selection Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska at the University of the Immaculate Conception in Davao City.Paolo Emanuel Antonio, 14, of Stella Maris Academy …

  • Pringle to stay at Globaport, says  … MB - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 3:44 AM PHT

    A Globalport official yesterday said that prized rookie Stanley Pringle won’t be going anywhere amid rumors that the top overall pick in last year’s draft will be dealt to Barangay … More »Pringle to stay at Globaport, says  …

    A Globalport official yesterday said that prized rookie Stanley Pringle won’t be going anywhere amid rumors that the top overall pick in last year’s draft will be dealt to Barangay Ginebra San Miguel for LA Tenorio. “We’re not trading Pringle to any team,” Globalport team manager Bonnie Tan said in a statement. “We’re …

  • It’s going to be a whale of a series … MB - Wed, Apr 1, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Purefoods Expect another fierce encounter between defending champion Purefoods Star and Talk ‘N Text as the two teams … More »It’s going to be a whale of a series …

    Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Purefoods Expect another fierce encounter between defending champion Purefoods Star and Talk ‘N Text as the two teams renew their rivalry at the start of their PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinal series today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. If their elimination …

  • Rain or Shine takes Game 1 MB - Wed, Apr 1, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Top seed Rain or Shine used a strong fourth quarter to outlast Meralco, 99-86, and draw first blood in their PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinal series last night at the Smart Araneta … More »Rain or Shine takes Game 1

    Top seed Rain or Shine used a strong fourth quarter to outlast Meralco, 99-86, and draw first blood in their PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinal series last night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Elasto Painters led 74-71 entering the fourth but scored seven straight points led by Raymond Almazan, Paul Lee and Chris Tiu …

  • Ginebra starts rebuilding, may also … MB - Wed, Apr 1, 2015 4:27 AM PHT

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel yesterday traded Dylan Ababou and James Forrester to Barako Bull yesterday in a move that is seen as the start of the team’s revamp under new coach … More »Ginebra starts rebuilding, may also …

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel yesterday traded Dylan Ababou and James Forrester to Barako Bull yesterday in a move that is seen as the start of the team’s revamp under new coach Frankie Lim. Ababou and Forrester, two of Ginebra’s seldom-used players, were shipped in exchange for Barako’s first round pick in this year’s draft, …

  • Experience gives us edge – Guiao MB - Tue, Mar 31, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Except for the experience of playing in the semifinals many times, the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters don’t see any advantage against the Meralco Bolts when they start their best-of-five … More »Experience gives us edge – Guiao

    Except for the experience of playing in the semifinals many times, the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters don’t see any advantage against the Meralco Bolts when they start their best-of-five showdown in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. [caption id="attachment_257229" align="alignright" width="188"] …

  • Lim to be named Ginebra coach MB - Mon, Mar 30, 2015 11:59 PM PHT

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel yesterday fired Ato Agustin as coach of the popular ball club and is expected to name former San Beda mentor Frankie Lim to handle the team in the season-ending … More »Lim to be named Ginebra coach

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel yesterday fired Ato Agustin as coach of the popular ball club and is expected to name former San Beda mentor Frankie Lim to handle the team in the season-ending PBA Governors’ Cup. A source confirmed yesterday that Lim, who is Ginebra’s assistant coach, will handle the team when it begins training …

  • Hapee eyes 1st D-L win MB - Mon, Mar 30, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Games Today(JCSGO Gym, Quezon City) 11 a.m. – AMA U vs Tanduay Light1 p.m. – Hapee Toothpaste vs ATC LivermarinHapee Toothpaste got off to a false start when it lost to Jumbo Plastic … More »Hapee eyes 1st D-L win

    Games Today(JCSGO Gym, Quezon City) 11 a.m. – AMA U vs Tanduay Light1 p.m. – Hapee Toothpaste vs ATC LivermarinHapee Toothpaste got off to a false start when it lost to Jumbo Plastic in its opening game. One week after that defeat, the depleted Fresh Fighters hope to use that as a fuel to bounce back and keep their bid …

  • Hotshots foil Aces, Bolts nip Warri … MB - Mon, Mar 30, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Game Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Meralco Game Wednesday (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Purefoods Defending champion Purefoods … More »Hotshots foil Aces, Bolts nip Warri …

    Game Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Meralco Game Wednesday (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Purefoods Defending champion Purefoods Star survived Alaska’s late game rally to eke out a 96-89 win and book a spot in the semifinal round of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup last night at …

  • Another coaching change at Ginebra? MB - Mon, Mar 30, 2015 12:36 AM PHT

    Mentored by former MVP winner Ato Agustin, the Kings were booted out by top seed Rain or Shine, 92-91, in their quarterfinal series Saturday at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in … More »Another coaching change at Ginebra?

    Mentored by former MVP winner Ato Agustin, the Kings were booted out by top seed Rain or Shine, 92-91, in their quarterfinal series Saturday at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City. League sources said that there is a possibility for Ginebra to make another coaching change with the availability of assistant coaches …

  • Texters, ROS gain semis MB - Sun, Mar 29, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Games Today (Smart Araneta)3 p.m. – Alaska vs Purefoods5:15 p.m. – Meralco vs NLEXTalk ‘N Text and Rain or Shine stormed into the semifinal round following contrasting victories … More »Texters, ROS gain semis

    Games Today (Smart Araneta)3 p.m. – Alaska vs Purefoods5:15 p.m. – Meralco vs NLEXTalk ‘N Text and Rain or Shine stormed into the semifinal round following contrasting victories against separate opponents yesterday in the  PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Rain or Shine’s Beau Belga (right) …

  • Fajardo leads derby MB - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 11:56 PM PHT

    San Miguel Beer center June Mar Fajardo topped the Best Player of the Conference (BPC) derby after the elimination round ahead of guards Jayson Castro of Talk ’N Text and Paul … More »Fajardo leads derby

    San Miguel Beer center June Mar Fajardo topped the Best Player of the Conference (BPC) derby after the elimination round ahead of guards Jayson Castro of Talk ’N Text and Paul Lee of Rain or Shine in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup.Despite the failure of Philippine Cup champion SMB to make the playoff round, the 6-foot-10 Fajardo …

  • Guiao expects tough game MB - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Rain or Shine may have defeated Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in an emotionally-charged game two weeks ago, but Elasto Painters Coach Yeng Guiao expects things to be a little bit … More »Guiao expects tough game

    Rain or Shine may have defeated Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in an emotionally-charged game two weeks ago, but Elasto Painters Coach Yeng Guiao expects things to be a little bit tougher when they seek a semifinals berth against the crowd darlings. In that game, ROS had to survive an 18-point second deficit aside from heated …

  • Bolts, Hotshots victorious MB - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 8:00 AM PHT

    Games Today (Mall of Asia Arena) 3 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Barako Bull 5:15 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Ginebra It was a power surge delivered to the Meralco Bolts at precisely the … More »Bolts, Hotshots victorious

    Games Today (Mall of Asia Arena) 3 p.m. – Talk ’N Text vs Barako Bull 5:15 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Ginebra It was a power surge delivered to the Meralco Bolts at precisely the right moment. In 19 quick minutes, Mark Macapagal reintroduced himself to NLEX and what he is all about by connecting on 5-of-10 three-point shots …