ALYSSA Valdez and Jia Morado have no hard feelings toward the decision of head coach Shaq Delos Santos to rely on second stringers in the endgame of their heartbreaking defeat to Indonesia.The Philippines was a point close to winning bronze in ...
Dec 9, 2019
PBA
THE hero in Phoenix's grind-out 78-76 win over Alaska Saturday night in the PBA Commissioner's Cup almost didn't suit up for the game at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.Coach Louie Alas said Alex Mallari was supposed to ...
Jun 15, 2019
PBA
MARCIO Lassiter was benched in the first half of a heated Game 3 between San Miguel and Phoenix in their 2019 PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series on Sunday.The sweet-shooting sniper was kept on the sidelines, with Beermen coaches disclosing that ...
Apr 21, 2019
PBA
LA Tenorio felt Ginebra coach Tim Cone took the "one step backward, two steps forward" approach when he benched his starters in the fourth quarter of an 89-80 loss to Star in Game Five of their PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series ...
Feb 17, 2017
PBA
PHOENIX coach Ariel Vanguardia explained his decision to bench Cyrus Baguio in his first game for the Fuel Masters on Friday against Meralco in their opener of the PBA Governors' Cup.The Fuel Masters coach noted that Baguio, acquired from Alaska in ...
Jul 15, 2016
PBA
PATIENCE finally paid off for Mac Cardona, who seized the moment for NLEX in its come-from-behind 111-106 win over Rain or Shine in the Smart Bro-PBA Philippine Cup on Saturday night.Failing to see a single minute in ...
Dec 19, 2015
JOSEPH Gabayni was looking at a full game riding the bench but with the ejection of big man Jean Nguidjol, Lyceum coach Topex Robinson didn't have much of a choice.Benched in the early goings for being late for practice before ...
Jul 16, 2015
PBA
SANCHIR Tungalag was mum about his benching in Barangay Ginebra's 95-91 loss to Talk 'N Text on Sunday in the PBA Governors' Cup on Sunday night.The Gin Kings' Asian import looked tentative and jittery in his league debut against ...
May 10, 2015
PBA
JAY Washington was left dumbfounded by Talk 'N Text coach Jong Uichico's decision to bench him the entire Game Two of the PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals against Rain or Shine on Friday night.The versatile big man was helpless of ...
Apr 18, 2015
WHOEVER you are, never expect to get special treatment.Coach Boyet Fernandez stressed this point on Wednesday after benching import Ola Adeogun in the Red Lions' 53-64 loss to Letran in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.Fernandez left the Nigerian ...
Aug 13, 2014
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