CHANCES are the Gilas Pilipinas team which will see action in the November window of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers won't just be an all-cadets squad but also an all-local one.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) special ...
Nov 14, 2020
MONTHLY allowances of national athletes and coaches that were slashed in half since July because of the Covid-19 pandemic are expected to revert to 100 percent starting next week, according to Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Rep. Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino.Tolentino ...
Nov 5, 2020
NOW that Andre Blatche is out and Fil-Ams Christian Standhardinger and Stanley Pringle are inside the Clark bubble in Pampanga, Gilas Pilipinas is without a naturalized player option heading to the next window of the Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers. But there ...
Oct 23, 2020
END of an era.On Thursday, the sports arm of the embattled media network ABS-CBN announced that it would cease operations - part of a company-wide series of layoffs to stem its financial losses.Sports head Dino Laurena confirmed the news ...
Jul 16, 2020
ABS-CBN'S sports production department will cease operations after the non-renewal of the giant network's franchise, SPIN.ph learned on Thursday.The network announced on Wednesday that it will implement a retrenchment program on some of its businesses effective ...
Jul 16, 2020
THE NCAA is taking a wait-and-see approach with regards to its future with television partner ABS-CBN following the House of Representatives' decision to deny the beleaguered network a new franchise on Friday.NCAA Management Committee chair Fr. Vic ...
Jul 11, 2020
FOR the first time since 2000, UAAP may no longer be calling ABS-CBN as its home network.That's the tough reality the league is facing following the House of Representatives' decision to deny the television giant a new ...
Jul 11, 2020
SPORTS will not be spared as the country deals with the fallout from ABS-CBN staying off the air, some fear for good.The embattled media giant happens to be the broadcast partner of some of the country's biggest sports ...
Jul 10, 2020
PERSONALITIES from the world of sports joined the uproar after a Congress committee voted to deny media giant ABS-CBN's bid for a new franchise on Friday.After weeks of deliberations, the House Committee on Legislative Franchises voted 70-11 ...
Jul 10, 2020
Apparently, someone from the House of Representatives thought that giving netizens a blank canvas was a good idea.Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, and other lawmakers recently jumped on the social media bandwagon of healthcare workers pleading for people ...
Mar 24, 2020
AS the debate on a potential House Bill to ban foreign players in college league rages on, a team official of San Beda expressed pride that their former players have come a long way thanks to the education they got from the ...
Oct 3, 2019
PHOENIX - Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's thinking about running for Congress in Arizona.Schilling confirmed in an email to The Arizona Republic on Monday that he's considering a run. He declined to say which district ...
Aug 14, 2019
PBA
ARE we going to see the day that the NLEX Road Warriors basketball team has to be renamed MHDPEX Road Warriors?That has been the talk of sports fans following news of Congress approving a bill to rename the North Luzon Expressway ( ...
Jun 4, 2019
PAMPANGA's loss is Gilas Pilipinas' gain.Yeng Guiao has finally come to terms with his failure to regain his congressional seat in the first district of Pampanga during the mid-term elections two weeks ago.Now the more pressing matter gets ...
May 28, 2019
IT'S every coach's dream to handle a country's national team, Yeng Guiao included.But given the sudden turn of events that led the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) to hand him the job as the national team' ...
Sep 4, 2018
PBA
JUSTIN Brownlee basically took the first step in becoming a Filipino citizen - and perhaps playing for Gilas Pilipinas in the future.Party List rep. Mikee Romero has co-authored a bill for the naturalization of the three-time Ginebra champion import, who ...
Aug 15, 2018
FOR now, Andray Blatche will continue manning the fort for Gilas Pilipinas.With the qualifier for the 2019 World Cup set to start two weeks from now, Gilas is once again leaning on old reliable Blatche to get the job done just ...
Nov 6, 2017
YENG Guiao is mighty glad the new Incentives Act was passed in time for Hidilyn Diaz's historic silver-medal finish in the Rio Olympic Games.Unknown to many, the Rain or Shine coach was one of the principal sponsors in ...
Aug 9, 2016
CHANGE is about to come for the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) as its congress is set to convene and finally hold a long-delayed election of its new board of trustees tentatively set on August 8.Pushed back from earlier this ...
Jul 26, 2016
GLOBALPORT team owner Mikee Romero hopes to personally turn his dream of creating a Department of Sports into reality.Working behind such platform, Romero decided to throw his hat into the political ring and is running as the top nominee of the ...
Mar 15, 2016
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