THE great Carlos Loyzaga had countless memorable moments in his legendary basketball career.But there's nothing that he can be any prouder than seeing one of his basketball-playing sons carrying the great family name in the same tournament and in ...
May 3, 2020
IF not for the coronavirus outbreak, Valenzuela City could have already unveiled its first local-themed basketball court.Rep. Eric Martinez said the 'Bahay Alamat' or 'The Holy Grail of Basketball Courts in the Philippines' was supposed to be inaugurated last Sunday. ...
Mar 21, 2020
PHILIPPINE basketball took a step back this year when Gilas Pilipinas lost all five games at the Fiba Basketball World Cup in China and ended up dead last among 32 teams.But that always wasn't the case for the Philippine basketball ...
Oct 10, 2019
IN a brief ceremony that ushered in the new season, the NCAA retired basketball legend Carlos "Caloy" Loyzaga's No. 14 jersey on Saturday at the Mall of Asia Arena. The solemn ceremony was witnessed by Loyzaga's family, led by his ...
Jun 25, 2016
HOST school San Beda will honor alumnus and the late basketball great Carlos Loyzaga by retiring his No. 14 jersey during the opening rites of the 92nd NCAA basketball season on June 25 at the MOA Arena in Pasay City.NCAA Management ...
May 13, 2016
EVEN in his final moments, Carlos 'Caloy' Loyzaga, considered the greatest Filipino basketball player ever and one of the most revered athletes to have represented the country, still had Philippine sports in mind as he left one last imprint that ...
Jan 29, 2016
HOW great a player was the late Caloy Loyzaga?San Miguel coach Leo Austria is not old enough to see him play in the flesh or to be personally coached by him. But based on what people had been telling him, it' ...
Jan 28, 2016
BETTER late than never.The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) on Friday handed over a check worth P1 million representing the unpaid pension due to basketball great Caloy Loyzaga.PSC chairman Richie Garcia personally handed the financial incentive to the 84-year-old ...
Dec 18, 2014
PBA
EVEN in retirement, the 'Living Legend' Robert Jaworski Sr. continues to play a significant role in the basketball career of Chito Loyzaga.The burly power-forward who once typified Ginebra's physical and no-nonsense defense during the Jaworski era, has been ...
Dec 3, 2014
TIME to mark an important date in Philippine Basketball.It is sixty years ago when the Philippines beat France, 66-60, to clinch the bronze medal in the 1954 World Basketball Championships in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, which to date still stands ...
Nov 6, 2014
PBA
THE silver-medal finish of Gilas Pilipinas in the Fiba-Asia Men's Championship is just the first step towards regaining the country's rightful place both on the Asian and world basketball map.Businessman and well-known sports patron Manny V. ...
Jan 26, 2014
THE effects of a stroke could not stop Caloy Loyzaga from once again inspiring today's athletes.The only Asian to win a major individual award in the world championships was feted with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Philippine Sportswriters ...
Jan 26, 2014
THREE great personalities whose contributions to Philippine sports have been immense will be recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Philippine Sportswriters Association at the Centennial Hall of the Manila Hotel on Saturday.Legendary cager Carlos `Caloy' Loyzaga, former International Olympic ...
Jan 20, 2014
PHILIPPINE basketball legend Caloy Loyzaga made a surprise visit to the Gilas Pilipinas dugout on Friday evening and gave inspirational messages before the national team played Kazakhstan in a tune-up game at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.Loyzaga, still the only Asian ...
Jul 26, 2013
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