JACK Santiago has been formally introduced as the new head coach for University of the East.The school started a new era for the Red Warriors by introducing the new coach to the team in practice on Monday."Thank you for the ...
Jan 20, 2020
Before Bong Tan was rushed to the hospital on Saturday, he was in his element as he played basketball against players half his age.At 53, the eldest son and namesake of tycoon Lucio Tan was an extraordinarily busy man. Just over ...
Nov 15, 2019
PBA
THE PBA again paid tribute to a former family member after offering a minute of silence for the late Tanduay team owner Lucio 'Bong' Tan Jr. before the Governors Cup game between Alaska and Phoenix on Wednesday night.A short video was ...
Nov 13, 2019
PBA
HIS being born to a wealthy family is already a given.So if there's one thing people would best remember about the late Lucio 'Bong' Tan Jr., perhaps it's his passion for and dedication to basketball.Associates of the businessman- ...
Nov 12, 2019
BEYOND his tough-guy looks and serious demeanor, University of the East players saw in Bong Tan a caring father figure who is generous with both support and advice."Sobrang bait talaga ni boss Bong," said Cebuano scorer Rey Suerte, who only ...
Nov 11, 2019
LUCIO 'Bong' Tan Jr., the man behind the revival of the Tanduay franchise's glory days in Philippine basketball, passed away on Monday morning two days after collapsing in an inter-department basketball game.He was 53.A known ...
Nov 11, 2019
BUSINESS executive Bong Tan collapsed during a recreational league game on Saturday afternoon at Gatorade Hoops Center in Shaw.In a video obtained by Spin.ph, the UE Red Warriors coach was in the middle of the game for Philippine Airlines when ...
Nov 9, 2019
ANTIPOLO - As another disappointing season winds down, University of the East active consultant Lawrence Chongson wondered if a change in management style in Recto could turn around the Warriors' fortunes moving forward."Wala namang long term [program] ang UE eh. They ...
Oct 21, 2019
IF the weird coaching situation in University of the East this UAAP Season 82 still confuses you, head coach Lucio "Bong" Tan, Jr. thinks it really shouldn't."Wala naman kaming dictatorship sa team," he said after the Warriors' 80- ...
Oct 6, 2019
ALEX Diakhite and Rey Suerte have been nothing short of impressive for University of the East through its first two outings in UAAP Season 82.But in the eyes of active consultant Lawrence Chongson, the duo needs a lot of help if ...
Sep 9, 2019
BONG Tan will be with University of the East whenever his busy schedule permits.That's the assurance active consultant Lawrence Chongson said of the unique coaching setup that saw the school head honcho call the shots for the Red Warriors ...
Sep 5, 2019
JOE Silva was short and sweet in his decision to suddenly resign as the head coach of University of the East on Tuesday.In a statement, he said: "Since manangement has decided to move in a different direction, I am resigning as ...
Sep 3, 2019
BONG Tan is set to be more hands-on with the University of the East men's basketball program this season.The son of school chairman Lucio Tan Sr. will take over the coaching duties for the Red Warriors in UAAP ...
Sep 3, 2019
IN a bid to revive the defunct Tiong Lian Basketball League, basketball patron and Tanduay big boss Bong Tan has launched a tournament for the league's former stars and alumni of all its member schools.Made up of top Fil-Chinese ...
Nov 11, 2018
BATANGAS City Athletics-Tanduay owner Bong Tan believes the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) will continue to grow if it remains true to its identity as a homegrown, grassroots league.The son of taipan Lucio Tan said he is happy with the ...
Apr 25, 2018
INAUGURAL Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) champion Batangas has expressed interest in signing former PBA MVP JayJay Helterbrand as it bids for back-to-back titles in the fledgling regional league.Team manager Dondon Dimacuha disclosed the franchise is eyeing the retired ...
Apr 25, 2018
THE Filipino Chinese Veterans Basketball Association (FCVBA) leaves Sunday for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia determined to defend three of its titles in the 26th ASEAN Veterans Basketball Conference which starts Monday."The boys are eager to defend their titles but we expect tough ...
Sep 2, 2017
BONG Tan and Allan Caidic led the way as Filipino-Chinese Veterans Basketball Association (FCVBA) picked up its second win by beating Meteor, 77-49, on Tuesday in the 25th Asean Veterans Basketball Tournament 50-above division at the Chiang Kai Shek ...
Aug 23, 2016
ALVIN Patrimonio led the way for Filipino-Chinese Veterans Basketball Association (FCVBA) in a 77-49 rout of ZAAP-Thailand on Monday at the start of the 50-above tournament of the 25th Asean Veteran Basketball Tournament at the Chiang Kai Shek ...
Aug 22, 2016
PBA
TANDUAY Distillers is no longer entertaining the possibility of rejoining the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), according to president and chief executive officer Bong Tan.And its long-standing corporate war with the San Miguel Group of Companies has something to do with ...
Nov 14, 2013
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