Ginebra starts rebuilding, may also trade LA

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel yesterday traded Dylan Ababou and James Forrester to Barako Bull yesterday in a move that is seen…

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  • 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 …

  • Fil-Tongan’s transfer takes toll on … MB - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 6:00 AM PHT

    Cagayan Valley-Gerry’s Grill may no longer be dwelling on the loss of Fil-Tongan Moala Tautuaa but his absence was severely felt in Thursday’s stunning 107-106 defeat to MP Hotel-Letran … More »Fil-Tongan’s transfer takes toll on …

    Cagayan Valley-Gerry’s Grill may no longer be dwelling on the loss of Fil-Tongan Moala Tautuaa but his absence was severely felt in Thursday’s stunning 107-106 defeat to MP Hotel-Letran in the PBA D-League Foundation Cup. Star guard Abel Galliguez said that Tautuaa’s departure for the unbeaten Cebuana Lhuillier Gems should …

  • Ex-import regrets Pacquiao comment MB - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 6:00 AM PHT

    Remember Daniel Orton? The American import who was sent home for criticizing Manny Pacquiao’s role as playing coach in the PBA? A native of Oklahoma, the 24-year-old Orton was … More »Ex-import regrets Pacquiao comment

    Remember Daniel Orton? The American import who was sent home for criticizing Manny Pacquiao’s role as playing coach in the PBA? A native of Oklahoma, the 24-year-old Orton was released by Purefoods last month after being quoted that Pacquiao is “a joke”. Orton’s comments came after Pacquiao’s Kia Carnival, an expansion …

  • Gems down Mixers, grab solo lead MB - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Games Monday (JCSGO Gym, Quezon City) 11 a.m. – AMA U vs Tanduay Light 1 p.m. – Hapee Toothpaste vs ATC Livermarin Cebuana Lhuillier was held to just 10 points in the payoff period … More »Gems down Mixers, grab solo lead

    Games Monday (JCSGO Gym, Quezon City) 11 a.m. – AMA U vs Tanduay Light 1 p.m. – Hapee Toothpaste vs ATC Livermarin Cebuana Lhuillier was held to just 10 points in the payoff period but still hang on to score a 95-88 win over Keramix and secure the solo lead in the PBA D-League Foundation Cup yesterday at the JCSGO gym …

  • ‘Real’ PBA games start today MB - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    The best-of-three quarterfinals playoffs of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup kick off today with all four teams gunning for a headway in the dreaded mini-series at the Smart Araneta … More »‘Real’ PBA games start today

    The best-of-three quarterfinals playoffs of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup kick off today with all four teams gunning for a headway in the dreaded mini-series at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. [caption id="attachment_255993" align="alignright" width="287"] Alaska import Damion James, who scored 29 points in Wednesday’s 104-98 …

  • SMB coach likely to retain job MB - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 5:26 AM PHT

    Despite a catastrophic performance in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup, it looks like Leo Austria will keep his job as coach of the San Miguel Beermen for at least the season-ending … More »SMB coach likely to retain job

    Despite a catastrophic performance in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup, it looks like Leo Austria will keep his job as coach of the San Miguel Beermen for at least the season-ending Governors’ Cup.While the disappointment is understandable among players, management and supporters of the team, league sources are one in saying …

  • Tenorio sees physical game vs Painters … MB - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 5:26 AM PHT

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel guard LA Tenorio expects a highly physical game when they play top seed and twice-to-beat owner Rain or Shine in the quarterfinals of the PBA Commissioner’s … More »Tenorio sees physical game vs Painters …

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel guard LA Tenorio expects a highly physical game when they play top seed and twice-to-beat owner Rain or Shine in the quarterfinals of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup tomorrow at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Ginebra point guard was referring to their March 15 encounter with the Elasto Painters at the …

  • Battle of leaders in D-L today MB - Thu, Mar 26, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Newcomer Keramix has passed its first two tests, but whether the Mixers are for real will be known today when they collide with the Cebuana Lhuillier Gems in the PBA D-League Foundation … More »Battle of leaders in D-L today

    Newcomer Keramix has passed its first two tests, but whether the Mixers are for real will be known today when they collide with the Cebuana Lhuillier Gems in the PBA D-League Foundation Cup at the JCSGO gym in Cubao, Quezon City. Clashing at 3 p.m. are Cagayan Valley and MP Hotel-Letran with the former out to follow up …

  • Alaska foils Ginebra rally to clinch … MB - Thu, Mar 26, 2015 8:05 AM PHT

    Games Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:15 p.m. – NLEX vs Meralco 7 p.m. – Purefoods vs Alaska Alaska survived the late comeback of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 104-98, to clinch … More »Alaska foils Ginebra rally to clinch …

    Games Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:15 p.m. – NLEX vs Meralco 7 p.m. – Purefoods vs Alaska Alaska survived the late comeback of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 104-98, to clinch the last playoff berth while avoiding a twice-to-beat disadvantage at the conclusion of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup elimination round last night …