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PBA Draft now with 40 applicants

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The number of players applying for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Draft continues to increase over time. The league said as of Thursday, 40 people officially threw their hats to the March 14 event. Highlighting the latest batch of applicants are Alab Pilipinas players Andrei Caracut and Tzaddy … Continue reading

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Ginebra clinches PBA bubble title

Ginebra clinches PBA bubble title By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   CHAMPS. Ginebra players hoist the PBA Philippine Cup championship trophy after clinching it on Dec. 9, 2020 at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center in Pampanga. LA Tenorio is named the Finals Most Valuable Player. (Photo courtesy of PBA Images) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Barangay Ginebra took … Continue reading

Ginebra takes PBA finals opener
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Ginebra takes PBA finals opener

Ginebra takes PBA finals opener By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Barangay Ginebra leaned on their tough defense in the overtime session to take a 100-94 win over the TNT Tropang Giga at the start of the Philippine Basketball Association Finals at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center on Sunday night. Ginebra … Continue reading

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TNT stays alive in PBA semis by edging Phoenix, 102-101

TNT stays alive in PBA semis By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Behind a hot shooting from Ray-Ray Parks, TNT staved off elimination from the Philippine Basketball Association semifinals by edging Phoenix, 102-101, in Game 4 on Wednesday night at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center. Parks waxed hot for 36 … Continue reading

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Meralco forces semis Game 5 vs. Ginebra

Meralco forces semis Game 5 vs. Ginebra By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Reynel Hugnatan scored the eventual game winner as Meralco sent its Philippine Basketball Association semifinal series against Ginebra to a deciding game with an 83-80 Game 4 squeaker on Wednesday night at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center. … Continue reading

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SMC’s PBA players test negative for Covid-19

SMC’s PBA players test negative for Covid-19 MANILA — San Miguel Corporation (SMC) said all players belonging to its three Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) teams are free from Covid-19 following testing conducted recently. SMC president and chief operating officer Ramon S. Ang said the players of San Miguel Beermen, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, and Magnolia … Continue reading