COMPLETING a grand slam is already a difficult feat in itself. What more if you pull it off on your first season in the league.That's exactly what Stag Pale Pilsen achieved in the 1995-1996 season of the Philippine Basketball ...
Jun 7, 2020
PBA
FORMER Ginebra star Bal David and coach Rino Salazar had a fun time reminiscing about one of the biggest game-winners in franchise history - David's buzzer-beater against Mobiline in the 1999 PBA All-Filipino Cup playoffs.Why not?That ...
May 29, 2020
PBA
BAL David made a lot of big shots in his career, but he knows which one was the most special of all.That came in a PBA All-Filipino Cup game back in 1997 - an absolute classic between a Gordon's ...
May 26, 2020
PBA
IT was one of the lowest points in his basketball career, but Asi Taulava said that moment made him a better player and a stronger person.Taulava was referring to the memorable buzzer-beating shot of Bal David in the 1999 PBA ...
May 15, 2020
PBA
IN the era of free agency and trades, rarely do you see one marquee player spend his entire career with one team such as Sonny Thoss, who will retire at the end of the Philippine Cup with the same Alaska team that ...
Apr 23, 2020
TRIBUTES continue to pour in for the legendary coach Januario 'Aric' Del Rosario.This time it was the so-called 'bunso' of the University of Santo Tomas team of the 90s who recounted the good old days with his 'Tatay Aric.'Veteran ...
Mar 29, 2020
PBA
VINCE St. Price on Sunday night made a sentimental return to the mic as the public address announcer for the 'Return of the Rivals' benefit game at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum.He hardly missed a beat.One of the ...
Feb 21, 2019
PBA
IT'S going to be a lot of fun and a lot of body aches, too.While former Ginebra guard Bal David looks forward to the coming 'Return of Rivals' benefit games, he also expects aching joints and muscles once the featured ...
Feb 14, 2019
THERE'S nothing like the good old days of playing for the love of the game.In this time when bonuses and perks have become a norm in college basketball, former Barangay Ginebra stalwart Bal David would want to instill back in ...
Dec 19, 2017
PBA
UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas would always have a soft spot in the heart of Bal David.The former Barangay Ginebra star and Santo Tomas alumnus hopes to give back to his beloved alma mater as he joins the short list of individuals ...
Dec 2, 2017
PBA
BAL David was supposed to wear jersey No. 11 when he first played for Barangay Ginebra in 1996, the number being the same one he used during his college days with University of Santo Tomas.Unfortunately, Jayvee Gayoso already had it back ...
May 3, 2017
PBA
WHILE he had tried his hand at coaching, Bal David admitted handling a team doesn't really appeal to him."Ok naman mag-coach, pero mas gusto ko magturo," said the former Barangay Ginebra star.That's exactly what 'The ...
Mar 20, 2017
PBA
A PLAYER who epitomized Barangay Ginebra's never-say-die spirit believes the team still has a lot of fight left in it despite the deficit it needs to hurdle in the PBA Philippine Cup Finals.Ginebra great Bal David is not ...
Mar 4, 2017
PBA
IT was a night of nostalgia and reminiscing the good old days of Barangay Ginebra.At the same time, it turned out to be an occasion of pondering on the 'what ifs' for a young, talented Ginebra core that was inexplicably dismantled ...
Jan 26, 2017
THE team may be in a state of uncertainty over its head-coaching position, but University of Santo Tomas has continued its preparation for the next UAAP season with Chris Cantonjos presiding over the Growling Tigers' training.Cantonjos, a former UST cager ...
Mar 9, 2016
A TEAM All Stars led by LA Tenorio, Japeth Aguilar and actors Rayver Curz and Vhong Navarro stunned the Team Trabaho squad made up of PBA greats like Kenneth Duremdes, Alvin Patrimonio, Marlou Aquino and Bal David in a hilarious exhibition game ...
Feb 4, 2016
BONG Dela Cruz will no longer serve as the head coach of University of Santo Tomas by next season, sources told Spin.ph on Saturday.Persons with knowledge of the situation said Dela Cruz and the UST team have parted ways, just ...
Jan 23, 2016
PBA
ONE of the most popular players ever of Barangay Ginebra is set for a coaching return when ATC Healthcare makes its PBA D-League debut next conference.Team head coach Rodney Santos confirmed to Spin.ph that Bal David will be part ...
Feb 15, 2015
PBA
SAMBOY Lim showed no signs there was something wrong with him moments before he collapsed in the bench during an exhibition game Friday night and eventually lapsed into coma.Designated PBA Legends coach Bogs Adornado recalled Lim was actually even in high ...
Nov 29, 2014
BAL DAVID was pleased to see his former Barangay Ginebra teammate Pido Jarencio lift University of Santo Tomas to this season's UAAP finals, but seemed surprised when the champion coach broke down in tears after surviving the Final Four.David wrote ...
Sep 30, 2013
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