PBA
YOU would think a grand slam victory in the PBA entailed a grand celebration, right?That was not the case at all after San Miguel Beer completed a sweep of all three conferences in 1989 - just the second team to pull off ...
Jun 25, 2020
FOR two of the members of the Philippine team that was bankrolled by Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco Jr., the NCC formula had the ideal situation during the 1980s that allowed the national team to become successful.Jong Uichico said the NCC basketball program ...
Jun 20, 2020
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FORMER San Miguel import Terquin Mott also paid tribute to Eduardo "Danding" Cojuangco following the sportsman-businessman's passing.Mott, who played for San Miguel in 1999 during the Commissioner's Cup with the Beermen winning the title against Formula Shell, wrote ...
Jun 20, 2020
ASIDE from his contributions to the national team during the 1980s, Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco is also being considered as the brains behind the formation of the Philippine Amateur Basketball League, which later became known as the PBL.As the project director of ...
Jun 19, 2020
WHEN Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco's stint as the godfather of Philippine basketball is discussed, his groundbreaking move to reinforce the national team with naturalized players will always be on top of mind.During the 1980s, Cojuangco brought in a number of players ...
Jun 18, 2020
PBA
EVERYONE knows who 'Boss Danding' the basketball godfather was.But only a few know who the San Miguel Corporation chairman is as a person.Danny Ildefonso feels lucky to have known that facet of the late tycoon during his playing ...
Jun 18, 2020
SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) called the late tycoon Eduardo "Danding" Cojuangco Jr. as a "titan.""Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco, Jr. left an indelible mark in the country not just as a brilliant businessman but also as a passionate sportsman," the ...
Jun 18, 2020
FROM his playing days to being a part of the basketball front office, Danny Seigle owed those opportunities to Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco, which is why the former San Miguel cager is saddened by the death of his former boss.Seigle played for ...
Jun 18, 2020
FOR coach Jong Uichico, there's nothing quite like having the support of Eduardo "Danding" Cojuangco Jr.Half his life, he's had the basketball godfather supporting him."We started a long way," Uichico told Spin.ph a day after ...
Jun 18, 2020
THE Philippine men's team under top basketball patron Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco had many famous victories during the 1980s courtesy of an amateur-laden squad beefed up by three naturalized players.But from all those wins, Cojuangco said there were victories that ...
Jun 18, 2020
FOR the members of the last La Salle team which won a UAAP title, they hold nothing but gratitude to longtime backer Eduardo "Danding" Cojuangco.Tributes from that Green Archers squad which captured the UAAP Season 79 crown back in 2017 flooded ...
Jun 17, 2020
PBA
FORMER ambassador and Philippine basketball godfather Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco was like a second father to cage great Jerry Codiñera. He was after all, the 'bunso' of the Northern Consolidated Corporation (NCC) national team formed and bankrolled by 'The Boss' in early ...
Jun 17, 2020
DENNIS Uy denied he is taking over the De La Salle Green Archers basketball program as its team patron.The Davao business magnate made a statement following reports that he is set to become the next chief patron of the Green Archers ...
Feb 16, 2020
LA Salle men's basketball team patron Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco has promoted Louie Gonzalez as head coach of the Green Archers.Gonzalez shared on his social media account a Facebook post of Archers' Clubhouse that stated he was appointed as coach of ...
Jan 1, 2018
A WAR that has been waged from the boardroom down to the basketball court adds color to an already epic rivalry between Ateneo and La Salle as business giants backing the UAAP protagonists also collide for the first time in the collegiate ...
Dec 1, 2016
PBA
FIVE businessmen with heavy influence in Philippine sports made it to Forbes magazine's 50 richest Filipinos released in its September 2016 issue, which features a record number of Filipino billionaires.San Miguel Corporation head Ramon S. Ang has a net worth ...
Aug 28, 2016
1PACMAN representative Mikee Romero is looking to put together P1 billion seed money from the top sportsmen in the country to help in the construction of a training center in Clark.Romero said during the Philippine Sportswriters Association Forum on Tuesday that ...
May 31, 2016
PBA
RON Jacobs, the legendary coach who ushered a new era in Philippine basketball in the 80s, died on Thursday night, just a few hours before Christmas.Veteran columnist and broadcaster Quinito Henson, a close friend of the American mentor who served as ...
Dec 24, 2015
IN anticipation of Letran head coach Aldin Ayo's departure to take on the La Salle coaching position, the school is set to launch a comprehensive search for a new head coach.Spin.ph has reported that Ayo will be leaving ...
Nov 27, 2015
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