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Cariaso: Alaska Aces moving on and preparing to compete

FOLLOWING weeks of much discussion involving one of their key players who has since been traded, the Alaska Aces are now moving on and focusing on preparing to compete in the next season of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

It’s a six-way battle for PBA best player of the conference...

THE Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) honors standout performers in its tournament “bubble” last year this weekend, including the best player of the conference (BPC) which has six players vying for the award.

PBA rookie draft for March steadily taking form

THIS year’s Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) rookie draft slated for March took further form recently after the league announced the order of drafting.

Raising stock in the ‘bubble’

THE tournament “bubble” that the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) staged last year proved to be a successful and memorable one. And for some players, it was a great opportunity to raise their stock in the league.

Standout PBA ‘bubble’ performers to be feted

PLAYERS who performed well in the lone Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) tournament last season will be spotlighted in awarding ceremonies later this month.

SMC’s Chua sees player trades to happen after draft

WHILE the Philippine Basketball Association is set to lift the moratorium on trading players this month, San Miguel Corp. (SMC) sports director Alfrancis Chua expects bulk of movements happening after the rookie draft.

PBA still assessing direction to take for Season 46 — Marcial

RECOGNIZING that it still has to deal with the coronavirus pandemic in 2021, the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) is not rushing and is carefully assessing the direction to take for its Season 46.

Latest PBA title top one for Gin Kings’ LA Tenorio

NO longer a stranger to winning titles in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings floor general LA Tenorio is still amazed with his latest league championship, so much so he considers it as top one.

Gin Kings savor uniqueness of latest PBA title conquest

WITH the manner with which it was achieved, the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings cannot help but take special pride in their latest Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) title conquest and savor the uniqueness of it all.

Barangay Ginebra is Philippine Cup champion once again

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings are back as PBA Philippine Cup champions after closing out the TNT Tropang Giga in their best-of-seven final series with an 82-78 victory in Game Five on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

Barangay Ginebra Kings go for the title-clincher

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings try to put the finishing touches on their assault on the PBA Philippine Cup title in Game Five of their best-of-seven finals series with the TNT Tropang Giga on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

Experience paying dividends for Ginebra Kings in PBA finals

APART from team effort, experience in big games has been paying dividends for the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings as they make their final assault on the PBA Philippine Cup title.

Barangay Ginebra takes a commanding 3-1 finals series lead

The Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings are one win away from bagging the PBA Philippine Cup title after they took a 3-1 lead over the TNT Tropang Giga in their best-of-seven finals series with a 98-88 victory in Game Four on Sunday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

PBA carefully plotting path for next year’s Season 46 — Marcial

FINISHING the ongoing tournament bubble in Clark City in Pampanga is still primary for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) at the moment, but it has also started turning its attention to what is to be done next season.

Gin Kings go for 3-0 series lead

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings seek to pin down the TNT Tropang Giga further in their best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series as they go for a commanding 3-0 lead in Game Three on Friday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

Barangay Ginebra buries TNT in 0-2 series hole

The Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings raced to a 2-0 lead over the TNT Tropang Giga in their best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series after going on a late surge to take Game Two, 92-90, on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

TNT Tropang Giga seek to level PBA Philippine Cup finals series

OUTLASTED in the opener of the best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series, the TNT Tropang Giga look to redeem themselves and level the affair in Game Two on Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

Team effort leads to early series advantage for Kings

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings took a 1-0 lead in their best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series over the TNT Tropang Giga following their 100-94 overtime victory in Game One on Sunday.

Barangay Ginebra takes Game One in OT

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings drew first blood in their best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series with the TNT Tropang Giga, winning, 100-94, in overtime in the series opener on Sunday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga. 

PBA grateful to stakeholders in making bubble a success

THE Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) tournament “bubble” at Clark City in Angeles, Pampanga, is now in its homestretch and has proven to be a success, something the league is very grateful for, giving credit to the cooperation of stakeholders, particularly the players and coaches.

Bolts edge Gin Kings, 83-80, to force semis rubber match

THE MERALCO Bolts stayed alive in the PBA Philippine Cup after winning Game Four of their best-of-five semifinal series, 83-80, with the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena to force a rubber match.

Barangay Ginebra and Phoenix Super LPG go for series closeout

THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings and Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters shoot for a spot in the finals of the PBA Philippine Cup when they trek back to the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga on Wednesday.

Leading Barangay Ginebra expecting a tougher stand from Meralco in Game...

WHILE they are ahead, 2-1, in their best-of-five PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series, the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings know that their job is not done and have to deal with a Meralco Bolts crew they expect will put up a tougher stand in their next game.

Phoenix races to 2-1 series lead after key Game Three win

THE Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters moved a step closer to reaching the finals of the PBA Philippine Cup after booking a key 92-89 victory over the TNT Tropang Giga in Game Three of their best-of-five semifinal series on Sunday at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena in Pampanga.

Top seed Barangay Ginebra shoots for 2-0 semis series lead vs...

DREW first blood in their best-of-five PBA Philippine Cup semifinal bid, the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings look to create further distance from the Meralco Bolts in Game Two on Friday at the Angeles University Foundation (AUF) Arena in Pampanga.

TNT beats Phoenix in series-opener

THE TNT Tropang Giga took an early lead in their best-of-five PBA Philippine Cup semifinal affair with the Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters after winning the series-opener, 95-92, on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Tropang Giga, Fuel Masters begin best-of-five semifinal matchup

COMPETITION in the PBA Philippine Cup is now down to four teams with the TNT Tropang Giga and Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters kicking off the semifinal proceedings on Wednesday.

Meralco Bolts bracing for another tough battle against Gin Kings

THE Meralco Bolts booked their place in the semifinals of the PBA Philippine Cup for the first time in franchise history. But while they are happy with it, they know the job is not done yet and bound to get tougher as waiting for them in the next round are familiar tormentors, the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings.

Barangay Ginebra Kings welcome extra time to prepare after being first...

THE first team to book a spot in the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals, the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings welcome the extra time to rest and prepare before plunging back into action.

PBA quarterfinals begin

THE Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) “bubble” tournament in Pampanga hits the playoff phase with the start of the quarterfinals on Friday.

Meralco beats Northport, 80-73, to fortify quarterfinal position

THE Meralco Bolts finished their PBA Philippine Cup elimination round campaign on Wednesday with an 80-73 victory over also-rans Northport Batang Pier and in the process fortified their position in the quarterfinals.

Phoenix Fuel Masters look to secure QF incentive outright

THE Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters look to secure the twice-to-beat advantage in the quarterfinals (QF) of the PBA Philippine Cup complication-free when they take on the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters on the final play date of the elimination round on Wednesday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Rain or Shine books a spot in the quarterfinals

The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters are heading into the PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals after defeating the TNT Tropang Giga, 80-74, in a key match on Tuesday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Fuel Masters fan top-four push

THE TOP-FOUR push in the PBA Philippine Cup of the Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters got a boost on Monday after they dug deep and defeated the upset-minded Blackwater Elite, 100-95, at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

ROS Elasto Painters score big win over the Blackwater Elite

THE Rain or Shine (ROS) Elasto Painters scored a big win over the Blackwater Elite, 82-71, on Sunday at the Angeles University Foundation (AUF) Arena in Pampanga to give their PBA Philippine Cup playoff push added muscle.

Barangay Ginebra and TNT battle for Philippine Cup solo leadership

PACE-SETTING Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings and TNT Tropang Giga battle one another today for solo leadership in the PBA Philippine Cup.

NLEX scores back-to-back wins

THE NLEX Road Warriors chalked up back-to-back victories in the PBA Philippine Cup after defeating the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters, 94-74, in the opening game of a quadruple-header offering on Wednesday at the Angeles University gym in Pampanga.

SMB labors to fourth straight win

THE defending champions San Miguel Beermen (SMB) notched their fourth straight win in the PBA Philippine Cup on Tuesday but not after being made to sweat by the Blackwater Elite, 90-88, in overtime in the opening game of a quadruple-header at the Angeles University Foundation gym in Pampanga.

Blackwater Elite return to action, take on San Miguel

THE Blackwater Elite return to PBA Philippine Cup action on Tuesday after a two-week break because of coronavirus concerns, taking on the defending champions San Miguel Beermen in the opener at 10 a.m. of a quadruple-header offering at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

PBA set to resume action after fine-tuning safety protocols

FOLLOWING a brief pause to its ongoing tournament to fine-tune health and safety protocols, the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) will resume action on Tuesday at the Angeles University Foundation in Pampanga.

Strong finish pushes Alaska past Phoenix

The Alaska Aces used a strong fourth-quarter push to outlast the Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters, 105-97, in their PBA Philippine Cup match on Thursday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Beermen go for fourth win in a row, take on Kings

THE defending PBA Philippine Cup champions San Miguel Beermen go for their fourth win in a row when they take on the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings in the 6:45 p.m. main game on Friday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Meralco guard Newsome finding his stride; PBA postpones game

HAD it slow in the early goings of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) estart, do-it-all Meralco Bolts guard Chris Newsome has picked it up of late and it has been a boon to his team.

Alaska Aces up record to 4-3 with win over luckless Terrafirma

The Alaska Aces raised their record in the PBA Philippine Cup to 4-3 after outlasting the Terrafirma Dyip, 99-96, in the opener on Tuesday at the Angeles University Foundation Arena in Pampanga.

Rookies making their presence felt in PBA bubble at Clark City

COUNT on the rookies to make their presence felt in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).