A win away from finals, San Miguel’s Austria thinking of Ginebra as foe
The 3-time PBA Coach of the Year says the Gin Kings adding the likes of Jeff Chan is their way of countering the Beermen’s zone defense Published 8:15 AM, July 17, 2018 Updated 8:15 AM, July 17, 2018 FREUDIAN SLIP. Leo Austria may have had a Freudian slip moment... Read more
Fajardo apologetic for burst of emotion in San Miguel’s Game 2 win
The reigning 4-time league MVP’s last notable technical foul was in 2014 when he lost his cool against former Rain or Shine Elasto Painter Larry Rodriguez Published 7:25 AM, July 17, 2018 Updated 7:25 AM, July 17, 2018 COMPENSATING. Read more
Balkman dominates vs Alaska as San Miguel inches closer to finals
The Beermen overcome a 16-point deficit to take a commanding 2-0 lead in the best-of-5 semifinals series against the Aces Published 9:43 PM, July 16, 2018 Updated 9:43 PM, July 16, 2018 UNSTOPPABLE. Renaldo Balkman finishes with 31 points, 10 rebounds, and 4 assists as the San Miguel Beermen... Read more
LOOK: 5-foot-5 Junior Robinson turns heads in NBA Summer League
The undrafted guard is making waves in the Summer League. Read more
With LeBron looking on, Lakers reach summer league semis
LeBron James creates a sensation when he arrives to watch the LA Lakers’ game clad in gold Lakers shorts and purple shoes @afp Published 10:39 AM, July 16, 2018 Updated 10:40 AM, July 16, 2018 LAKERS BENCH. Randy Mims (left) and LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers attend... Read more
Chicago Bulls sign Jabari Parker from Milwaukee Bucks
‘Jabari is a 23-year-old player who is a natural fit with our young core, and is a proven scorer at the NBA level,’ says Bulls general manager Gar Forman @afp Published 9:08 AM, July 16, 2018 Updated 9:09 AM, July 16, 2018 HOMETOWN. Jabari Parker returns to his hometown... Read more
Japeth Aguilar hopes to return for Ginebra in Game 2
The 6-foot-9 forward is suffering from an inflamed left Achilles Published 11:25 PM, July 15, 2018 Updated 11:25 PM, July 15, 2018 SIDELINED. Japeth Aguilar misses Barangay Ginebra’s emphatic 102-89 Game 1 win over Rain or Shine in their best-of-5 semifinals series. Read more
Chan torches ex-team Rain or Shine in best game for Ginebra
Brownlee, Chan shine as Ginebra tops Rain or Shine in Game 1
The Gin Kings stretch their winning streak to 8 games and draw first blood in the best-of-5 semifinals series Published 9:26 PM, July 15, 2018 Updated 9:26 PM, July 15, 2018 MONSTER. Justin Brownlee messes with a triple-double of 35 points, 14 rebounds, 9 assists, 4 blocks and two... Read more
Alaska’s David vs San Miguel’s Goliath: Compton remains a believer
The Aces are seeking to equalize the best-of-5 semifinals series after absorbing a 79-92 Game 1 loss to the Beermen Published 7:53 PM, July 15, 2018 Updated 7:53 PM, July 15, 2018 BELIEVER. The odds are stacked against Alaska in its semifinals duel with the San Miguel Beermen, but... Read more