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Opening of PBA’s 46th season OK’d

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) can finally begin its 46th season, Malacañang said Friday. This was after the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) approved the PBA’s request to allow the start of the league’s 46th season on July 16, Presidential Spokesperson Harry … Continue reading

PBA seeks clarification on IATF rules and guidelines
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PBA seeks clarification on IATF rules and guidelines

Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner Willy Marcial today paid a courtesy call to Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur Abalos at the agency’s headquarters at Makati City. During the brief meeting, the two officials discussed ways to forge stronger coordination particularly during this time of pandemic. Marcial likewise sought clarification and guidance from the … Continue reading

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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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PBA to set online awards night, draft

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) will be holding its major preseason activities online due to the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic. The league will be doing its awards night and the rookie draft through video conferencing, shying away from a physical version of them due to the quarantine restrictions imposed … Continue reading

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Ginebra now 2-0 vs. TNT in PBA Finals

Ginebra now 2-0 vs. TNT in PBA Finals By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Barangay Ginebra zoomed to a 2-0 lead in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Finals after subduing the TNT Tropang Giga, 92-90, in Game 2 of their championship series on Wednesday night at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center … Continue reading