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Stunning Best Player win for Stanhardinger

By JONAS TERRADO   CHRISTIAN Standhardinger said winning his first Best Player of the Conference award was something he didn’t expect. “It was completely unexpected and really surprised that I got that,” the NorthPort big man said after receiving the award before Wednesday’s Game 4 of the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. […]

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Feisty Magic foil Lakers; Heat, 76ers triumph at home

    Philadelphia 117, Brooklyn 106 Miami 106, San Antonio 100 Orlando 119, LA Lakers 118 Dallas 127, Sacramento 123 Chicago 115, Washington 106 Toronto 130, Oklahoma 121 Portland 117, Houston 107 Denver 100, Charlotte 86 Detroit 116, Boston 103 Indiana 104, Minnesota 99     LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Markelle Fultz finished with 21 […]

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Game 4 defeat a huge embarrassment – Black

BY WAYLON GALVEZ   In a coaching career spanning four decades now, Meralco coach Norman Black has experienced highs and lows in the championship stage. The latest loss to Barangay Ginebra San Miguel counts as one of the toughest beatings, perhaps a forgettable one. Meralco suffered a 94-72 defeat to Ginebra in their PBA Governors’ […]

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Brownlee has nothing to prove – Cone

By JONAS TERRADO   JUSTIN Brownlee may have been denied of another Best Import award but coach Tim Cone feels that there’s no reason for his Barangay Ginebra San Miguel reinforcement to prove himself. “Even though he didn’t win the Best Import, he’s still gonna go down as one of the best import in PBA history,” […]

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Bataan, Pasay boost playoffs bid; Nueva Ecija trounces QC in MPBL

BALANGA CITY – The Bataan Risers weathered the Bicol Volcanoes’ repeated assaults to prevail, 76-72, and keep their bid for a top four finish in the elimination round of the Chooks-to-Go/MPBL Lakan Season on Wednesday at the Bataan People’s Center here. The Volcanoes threatened at 72-74 with 26 seconds left, but the Risers held their […]

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Napa, former Letran mentor, named CEU coach

Centro Escolar University (CEU) has confirmed that Jeff Napa will be taking over as head coach of the CEU Scorpions following the resignation of Derrick Pumaren. With the departure of Pumaren, who also acted as manager of the Scorpions, Jefferson Plaza has also been named as team manager. Pumaren has since returned to the La […]

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