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Is ASEAN Basketball League closing shop?

Is ASEAN Basketball League closing shop?

By JONAS TERRADO       The ASEAN Basketball League is in danger of closing shop after 10 seasons due to the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Multiple websites reported Thursday that the regional league chose not to renew the contracts of Chief Executive Officer Jericho Ilagan and his staff composed mostly of Filipinos […]

NBA players reach Orlando ahead of training camps

    MIAMI (AFP) – NBA players have started arriving in Orlando to face life in the league’s “bubble” at Walt Disney World ahead of Thursday’s start of training camp workouts. Airplane-style food trays have brought mixed reviews as 22 teams prepare to restart a 2019-20 season that was shut down March 11 when Utah’s […]

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PBA execs, coaches, managers meet

  By JONAS TERRADO     PBA officials, coaches and team managers are set to meet Friday for a chance to exchange notes on how to handle the strict health guidelines that will be implemented for resumption of practices later this month. Commissioner Willie Marcial and his deputy Eric Castro will preside over the meeting […]

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Bambol to fight for events where PH has good chances

BY NICK GIONGCO     Philippine Olympic Committee president Bambol Tolentino will not back down from his early plan of lobbying for the inclusion of some sports and events when Vietnam hosts the 2021 Southeast Asian Games (SEAG). “I am not turning my back on that,” said Tolentino. “This was a vow that I made.” […]

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NAS nears capacity as COVID-19 cases rise

BY NICK GIONGCO     The Ninoy Aquino Stadium (NAS) is almost filled to capacity once again with the surge in the number of COVID-19 cases. As of Thursday, the admission at the NAS is just two beds short of the maximum 112, according to PSC Deputy Executive Director Guillermo Iroy. Of the 110 admitted […]

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DPWH thanks PSC for help in fight vs COVID-19

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) thanked the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) for offering its facilities as support to the government’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. “We at DPWH has recognized your unwavering support for the conversion of the Ninoy Aquino Stadium and the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex facility as a designated quarantine […]

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