Ex-PBA coach Silverio nabbed for indiscriminate firing

MANILA — The Makati police arrested former Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) champion coach Dante Silverio on Friday for indiscriminate firing in Ecology Village in the Magallanes area. Insp. Arnel Perez, chief…

Perkins leads PBA Rookie of the Year race

MANILA — Jason Perkins holds a comfortable lead over fellow La Salle alumnus, Jeron Teng, in the Philippine Basketball Association Rookie of the Year race. Based on the stats after the…

PBA CHAMPS

‘Henry’ washes out hoop action

MANILA — The rains brought about by Tropical Storm Henry prompted the PBA, the NCAA, and the MPBL to announce the postponement of their scheduled games on Tuesday. Both club leagues…

SMB holds off Ginebra in OT; TNT zooms back to top with win vs NLEX

  MANILA — San Miguel Beermen’s Renaldo Balkman prevailed over fellow Alab Pilipinas world import Justin Brownlee in their first meeting against each other. Balkman’s team, however, needed five more minutes…

Jeron Teng, 2 others injured in clash outside BGC bar

  MANILA — Former La Salle players Jeron Teng, Norbert, and Thomas Torres were injured following a commotion outside a bar at the Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Taguig early Sunday.…

Ravena sits out vs Elite

  MANILA — Kiefer Ravena’s stellar PBA rookie season is now hanging in the balance. With Ravena serving an 18-month ban from FIBA for failing a drug test, the question lies…

Castro named Player of the Week

MANILA — With Jeremy Tyler shut down, TNT KaTropa leaned on its focal leader Jayson Castro who delivered nd was named Player of the Week on Wednesday. Castro exploded for 27…

SMB now at cusp of PH Cup 4-peat with squeaker over Magnolia

  MANILA — San Miguel Beermen moved forward to within a win from claiming its fourth consecutive PBA Philippine Cup title after an 84-80 cliffhanger over Magnolia Hotshots in Game 4…

SMB goes on Q4 blast to take 2-1 lead vs Magnolia

MANILA — On Easter Sunday, San Miguel Beermen pulled off an April Fools’ Day prank on Magnolia Hotshots to take a 2-1 lead in their Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup…

PBA commish assures best refs will officiate PBA PH Cup finals

MANILA — Every time a PBA finals series ensues, the fans always keep a keen eye on the referees as a simple officiating error can change the complexion of the entire…

Ginebra defeats SMB to narrow semis gap

  MANILA – Ginebra is back in the PBA Philippine Cup title hunt. The Barangay bounced back in Game 3 of their semifinal series against the San Miguel Beermen with a…

Lassiter named Player of the Week for leading SMB to 2-0 semis start

MANILA — Marcio Lassiter may not be the top scorer for San Miguel Beer in the first two games of the PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series against Ginebra, but his scoring…

Magnolia pips NLEX to tie semis series

MANILA — With one of its pillars now out of the season due to an ACL injury, Magnolia Hotshots needed to find a spark plug for the team not to go…

SMB steals semis Game 2 vs Ginebra in OT

  MANILA — Just when everyone thought Barangay Ginebra will be off to a smooth sailing to even up its PBA Philippine Cup semifinals series, the San Miguel Beermen showed them…

SMB blasts Ginebra in open semis clash

MANILA — San Miguel opened its best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series against Ginebra in dominating fashion, scoring a 102-90 win at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City Friday night.…

NLEX goes to first semis after eliminating Alaska

  MANILA — The Final Four is complete. NLEX booked the last ticket to the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals after completing a 2-0 sweep of its quarterfinal series against Alaska with…

Marcial says PBA won’t tolerate racism

MANILA — Despite Coach Yeng Guiao getting the heftier of fines between him and Chris Ross in relation to their late-game altercation on Friday night, the NLEX mentor evaded heavier penalties,…

PBA suspends, fines 3 players

MANILA — PBA Officer-in-charge Commissioner Willie Marcial has given Mike Miranda, Eric Camson, and Raymond Almazan one-game suspensions each for their respective parts in “unsportsmanlike events” over the weekend. Miranda kicked…

PBA makes adjustments for remainder of PH Cup sked

MANILA — The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) made significant tweaks to the Philippine Cup schedule for calendar year 2018 as announced on Friday. One of them is the adjustment of the…