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Relive the best moments of of Barangay Ginebra.
Basketball has long been one of the biggest pastimes in the Philippines, with many Filipinos playing on cemented courts in barangays all over the country or watching their favorite teams on TV at home. Even non-sports fans know the basic rules of the ...
 
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These are worth the rental fees.
Most of us may not be professional cagers or varsity players, but we deserve to play on the same quality basketball courts that pros or college standouts play on.There are countless basketball courts in Manila, but there are a few that that can rival ...
 
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Kai Sotto's less-traveled path just might make him country's first ever NBA player.
Kai Sotto has been everywhere lately, not that he’s hard to miss. The 7-foot-2 (and still growing) teenage basketball phenom was all over the news lately after announcing his plans to go abroad to pursue his NBA dream. The question on everybody’s ...
 
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These women fade into the background during PBA games, or at least try to. But ladies of such rare beauty really can't. Soon they inevitably become the cynosure of most eyes.
Thesee women stayed in the background during PBA games, or at least tried to. They played the role of supportive wives or girlfriends and let their basketball stars/ partners have the spotlight all to themselves. But ladies of such rare beauty can't ...
 
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Not a bad job.
James Forrester recently made a brief PBA comeback by way of TnT Katropa in the 2019 Philippine Cup. While he never got to see action in the two games he was on the Katropa bench, the change in status from practice player ...
 
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Team Pilipinas keeps its FIBA World Cup bid alive.
ANDRAY Blatche made a rousing comeback for Team Pilipinas, leading the national squad to a 84-46 win over Qatar on Thursday night in the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers at the Al-Ghafara Sports Club Multi-Purpose Hall in Doha.Blatche had 17 points, ...
 
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The exhibition games are on Sunday.
The games are no more than an exhibition matches in the name of charity, but don't expect these PBA greats to go easy on each other.Former PBA stars who played for San Miguel, Alaska, Purefoods, and Barangay Ginebra showed they mean business when ...
 
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The Ateneo Blue Eagles and UP Fighting Maroons face off in the UAAP finals after three decades.
Behind talk on UP and Ateneo’s much awaited reunion on court for the University Athletic Association of the Philippines’ (UAAP) Season 81 basketball finals is a little known fact veiled to many—that the two had been the first rivals even before the ...
 
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He also says teams and schools that stand against the national team "should be shamed"
Chooks to Go head honcho and national team backer Ronald Mascarinas has some strong words for basketball stakeholders which keep their players from suiting up for the national team.Speaking during the launch of Chooks 3x3 program on Tuesday morning, the chairman and president of ...
 
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Nothing like a warm-up challenge before FIBA.
Ang Gilas Pilipinas ay may hinaharap na matinding pagsubok sa kanilang pagsabak sa Fiba Asia Cup.Pero bago mag-umpisa ang labanan sa Agosto 9, ang ilan sa mga manlalaro ng Gilas ay napalaban sa isang kakaibang hamon.Para sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika, hinamon ...
 
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The Slim Reaper returns!
It's official: Nike has just announced that back-to-back NBA champion and Finals MVP Kevin Durant will be swinging by Manila on Sunday, July 8, in what will be his first visit to Manila for Nike. He's here to talk about his championship journey and what he's learned in his ...
 
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Make no mistake, I’m all for Kiefer Ravena recovering from this doping controversy but the best way to support the PBA rising star is to be neutral
Kiefer Ravena’s doping ban issue reminds me of my mother.I’m not implying my mom’s taken any performance-enhancing drug, and as far as I remember, the only time I saw her compete is in a sack race during family day back in my ...
 
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We ask students and alumni of the two warring schools from more recent years.
Last Sunday's UAAP Men’s Basketball game was a heart-stopper. To cap off the first round of Season 80, Ateneo de Manila University and De La Salle University went head-to-head, and it came down to the last 10 seconds. Ateneo came out on ...
 
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The Love Court in BGC could be your new favorite playground.
If you’ve been looking to move out of the dusty, dreary excuse for a basketball court you’ve been playing at, and into something more conducive to proper balling, this one’s for you.Local basketball lifestyle brand-slash-barbershop Titan just opened an outdoor basketball court ...