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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

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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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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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Phoenix inches closer to finals berth

Phoenix inches closer to finals berth By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Behind an impressive performance from Matt Wright, Phoenix took one step closer to its first Philippine Basketball Association finals appearance after beating TNT, 92-89, in Game 4 of their semifinal tie at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center. Still … Continue reading

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Phoenix pulls off Q4 comeback to edge Magnolia

Phoenix pulls off Q4 comeback to edge Magnolia By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Phoenix showed resilience down the stretch on Friday night, downing Magnolia, 91-84, through a fourth-quarter run in their Philippine Basketball Association game at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center. The Fuel Masters, down by as much as 17 … Continue reading