HIGH school is where dreams of being a professional basketball player usually begins. And for a few, individual success in this level leads to a greater chance of making it to the PBA.Fortunately for 17 of the juniors MVPs since 1999 ...
Mar 26, 2020
PBA
THE rookie considered by his coach as one of the biggest draft steals in PBA history is staying put with Meralco.The Bolts made sure of that by rewarding the sophomore guard Bong Qunito with a two-year contract renewal after an ...
Feb 4, 2020
PBA
LUCENA - Bong Quinto vowed to make up for his shooting woes when he played in his very first PBA finals game.Especially after he felt Barangay Ginebra willingly gave him a lot of open looks to the basket in Game One of ...
Jan 9, 2020
PBA
MERALCO coach Norman Black rued the poor shooting of the Bolts in a 91-87 loss to Barangay Ginebra in Game One of the PBA Governors' Cup Finals."We didn't shoot the ball very well today particularly from three-point land," ...
Jan 7, 2020
PBA
BASER Amer and Bong Quinto will be looking to help Meralco win its first-ever PBA crown in the Governors' Cup finals against Barangay Ginebra.It wasn't always the case for the two players.Four years ago, Amer and Quinto figured ...
Jan 6, 2020
PBA
MERALCO coach Norman Black has already posed a challenge for Bong Quinto for the upcoming PBA Governors' Cup finals.Quinto said Black has spoken to him about winning a crown for the Bolts after his alma mater Letran claimed the NCAA title ...
Dec 25, 2019
PBA
ANTIPOLO - Meralco coach Norman Black agrees that the Bolts will have a lot more depth in their third meeting against Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Governors' Cup finals with the major addition of Raymond Almazan, Allein Maliksi, and Bong Quinto.Black said ...
Dec 24, 2019
PBA
ANTIPOLO - To this day, Meralco coach Norman Black cannot believe the Bolts were able to obtain Bong Quinto in the second round l ast year's rookie draft.And Black is just thankful a lot of teams passed up on Quinto, especially ...
Dec 23, 2019
BONG Quinto sees similarities between the 2019 Letran team and the 2015 squad that last won an NCAA championship for the school.Quinto was one of the members of the 2015 team coached by Aldin Ayo in which the Knights claimed the ...
Nov 11, 2019
PBA
BONG Quinto's steady presence for Meralco has not gone unnoticed by head coach Norman Black.Black praised the Meralco rookie on Sunday for his play after finishing with 13 points and five rebounds in a 101-77 win over the Barangay ...
Nov 4, 2019
PBA
NORMAN Black said he understands the it's the prerogative of Jared Dillinger as an unrestricted free agent to sign with another team.As shocked as he was on Dillinger's decision to fly the coop and sign with Barangay Ginebra ...
May 31, 2019
PBA
MERALCO coach Norman Black is excited for the coming PBA season with a healthy team and a new buch of rookies.Black said the Bolts are finally healthy heading into the Philippine Cup with Jared Dillinger, Cliff Hodge, and Ranidel De Ocampo ...
Jan 15, 2019
PBA
MERALCO officially signed two quality rookies it had gotten in the recent PBA draft.The Bolts agreed to a two-year deal with first round pick Trevis Jackson, and then gave second round selection Bong Quinto a separate one-year contract.Meralco ...
Dec 21, 2018
PBA
BONG Quinto doesn't mind slipping well into the second round of the 2018 PBA Rookie Draft despite being labeled as a no-brainer first-rounder.Quinto was selected at No. 2 in the second round by Meralco, quite a letdown for ...
Dec 16, 2018
PBA
SEVERAL players are hoping a minor detour after college basketball has prepared them well for the Philippine Basketball Association.Former Jose Rizal University standout Teytey Teodoro is in his second season with the Batangas City Athletics in the MPBL, and said the ...
Dec 12, 2018
PBA
WITH two middle-order first-round picks, Rain or Shine knows its options are limited in the 2018 PBA Rookie Draft.It doesn't mean ROS will come home empty-handed.Caloy Garcia has his eyes set on a pair of ...
Dec 11, 2018
PBA
BONG Quinto has been to numerous wars, but is not denying he is feeling the nerves ahead of the 2018 PBA Rookie Draft."Mixed emotions talaga. Simula nung bata pa lang ako at pumasok ako ng Letran, ito na ang pangarap ko, ...
Dec 11, 2018
PBA
BONG Quinto, J-Jay Alejandro, Michael Calisaan, and Abu Tratter are the latest amateurs to throw their names in the pool for the upcoming 2018 PBA Rookie Draft.Quinto, a 6-foot-1 do-it-all forward, averaged 14.9 points, 7. ...
Nov 29, 2018
THE NCAA Season 94 has given fans some of the most memorable individual performances the league has seen from the first week up until the last.That means fans can buckle up for another tight race in the individual awards that will ...
Nov 2, 2018
FROM defending top Lyceum guns in CJ Perez and MJ Ayaay, Bong Quinto now turns his focus into defending something more personal.His thesis.Playing his final collegiate game following Letran's 109-85 loss to Lyceum in the Semifinals of the ...
Oct 26, 2018
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