Clarkson included in Gilas pool for FIBA World Cup
Blatche back as Gilas boosts buildup for FIBA World Cup
Andray Blatche buckles down to work with the Philippine team with less than two months to go before the 2019 FIBA World Cup begins Published 6:39 PM, July 15, 2019 Updated 6:39 PM, July 15, 2019 DRAY BACK. Andray Blatche returns to Gilas Pilipinas. Read more
‘Not good news’ for Ginebra as San Miguel or Magnolia awaits
Barangay Ginebra braces for a grueling quarterfinals against either San Miguel or Magnolia – teams that won a championship in the last two conferences Published 11:59 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 11:59 PM, July 14, 2019 WAXING HOT. Justin Brownlee heads into the playoff coming off a scorching 50-point... Read more
Brownlee erupts for 50 as Ginebra survives Columbian in OT
Justin Brownlee raises his game to another level as the Gin Kings head into the playoffs as the No. 4 seed Published 9:39 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 10:09 PM, July 14, 2019 CLUTCH. Stanley Pringle comes through in crunchtime for Barangay Ginebra. Read more
With Alaska still in control of playoff bid, Compton says ‘honor the game’
Alaska still has a shot at reaching the quarterfinals, but it needs to get past Phoenix or Meralco in the playoffs Published 9:04 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 9:04 PM, July 14, 2019 BREAKTHROUGH. Diamon Simpson seeks for his first win with Alaska in the Commissioner’s Cup. Photo from... Read more
Blackwater seals No. 3 seed, denies Alaska playoff seat
Ray Parks finishes with a near triple-double, while bench guys Roi Sumang and Rabeh Al-Hussaini come up clutch for the Elite Published 6:54 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 6:54 PM, July 14, 2019 CLUTCH. Roi Sumang delivers anew for Blackwater down the stretch. Photo from PBA Images MANILA, Philippines... Read more
Ben Simmons ‘doubtful’ for Aussie World Cup campaign
Even minus Sixers star Ben Simmons, Australia boasts of a solid roster laced with several NBA players @afp Published 3:01 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 3:08 PM, July 14, 2019 PRESEASON. Ben Simmons reportedly wants to focus on the Sixers’ NBA buildup. Read more
Alapag says Kings coaching stint ‘has been everything’
Jimmy Alapag hopes his stint as Sacramento Kings deputy can open more opportunities for Filipino coaches in the NBA Published 1:14 PM, July 14, 2019 Updated 1:14 PM, July 14, 2019 GRATEFUL. Jimmy Alapag gets a one-of-a-kind coaching experience in the NBA Summer League. Read more
Davis confident Lakers roster can go up ‘against anybody’
As Anthony Davis forms a potent strikeforce with LeBron James, the Lakers think they can immediately contend for the NBA championship @afp Published 11:32 AM, July 14, 2019 Updated 11:34 AM, July 14, 2019 GAME CHANGER. The arrival of Anthony Davis is ‘history-shifting’ for the Lakers, says general manager... Read more
San Miguel nips Rain or Shine in CDO to punch playoff ticket
Import Chris McCullough and June Mar Fajardo take over down the stretch as the Beermen tally their third straight win Published 7:52 PM, July 13, 2019 Updated 7:52 PM, July 13, 2019 BACK TO THE PLAYOFFS. June Mar Fajardo and San Miguel won’t go on an early vacation. Read more