RUMOR: Far Eastern University moved its basketball program from the main campus in Morayta, Manila to Diliman, Quezon City to keep players away from 'temptations' after years of being dogged by game-fixing suspicion.FACTS: The FEU Tamaraws own the ...
Jun 8, 2020
THE Pampanga backcourt tandem of Mark Cruz and Michael Juico is in limbo as they were suspended by the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) after being placed under investigation for game-fixing allegations.The two have been declared 'persons of interest&# ...
Mar 12, 2020
AFTER sacrificing an MPBL title contender to cleanse its lineup amid allegations of game fixing, the Muntinlupa Cagers have promised to put up an 'immaculate yet competitive team' for the coming season.With a new set of team owners and ...
Mar 11, 2020
MPBL commissioner Kenneth Duremdes believes they've just scratched the tip of the iceberg in the game-fixing scandal that recently rocked the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League, a 31-team hoops tourney organized and financed by Manny Pacquiao.Duremdes suspects that many ...
Nov 22, 2019
THE team owner of Soccsksargen Marlins was among 21 persons charged before the Department of Justice for alleged game-fixing and point-shaving by Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) officials on Tuesday.The charges were filed before the DoJ by MPBL commissioner ...
Nov 12, 2019
MPBL commissioner Kenneth Duremdes assured the league's war against game-fixing will continue following the suspension of several players and coaches of the Soccsksargen Marlins in the ongoing Lakan Season.Duremdes said the suspension meted on the Marlins is just ...
Nov 5, 2019
THE MPBL has suspended the Soccsksargen Marlins due to their alleged involvement in game fixing, according to multiple media reports.No less than MPBL founder Manny Pacquiao made the announcement to Senate reporters on Monday."This should serve as a serious reminder ...
Nov 4, 2019
GAME-FIXING is an issue that continues to hound the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL).Over the long weekend, officials of the two-year old league issued a memo saying that it is ready to name and take against against players and ...
Nov 3, 2019
THE Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) is partnering with expert in a crackdown on alleged game fixing happening in the regional league.No less than the founder and chief executive officer Senator Manny Pacquiao has vowed to lead the fight against ' ...
Jun 10, 2019
UNIVERSITIES and Colleges Basketball League (UCBL) commissioner Horacio Lim cried foul as the league has been dragged into a game-fixing controversy involving players from Centro Escolar University.Lim noted that not one of the seven CEU players who admitted to game ...
Jun 3, 2019
NO matter what happens, Maodo Malick Diouf will always give it his all for Centro Escolar University.That was the case anew on Thursday when he played all 40 minutes as the shorthanded Scorpions pulled off a courageous 84-74 Game Two ...
May 30, 2019
CENTRO Escolar University has kicked out seven players following their admission of involvement in game-fixing, head coach Derrick Pumaren bared on Thursday."We have strong evidences and they've admitted it and now, they're out of the team," ...
May 30, 2019
CENTRO Escolar University is heading to battle shorthanded when it takes on Go for Gold-CSB in Game Two of the 2019 PBA D-League quarterfinals.And it's all because of allegations of game-fixing."Some players are currently being ...
May 30, 2019
FIVE of the six attempts Aljon Mariano threw up from the top of the three-point arc split the bottom of the net as the lights of Upper Deck Gym slowly dimmed at the end of Ginebra practice.The extra shooting was ...
Oct 12, 2018
PIDO Jarencio stands behind his former University of Santo Tomas players and colleagues amid the nasty rumors surrounding the team.As the school conducts an investigation on the controversy particularly involving its head coach Bong Dela Cruz, the former UST coach took ...
Jan 28, 2016
PBA
FORMER Gilas coach Rajko Toroman and Alaska assistant coach Louie Alas leaped to the defense of veteran gunner Dondon Hontiveros after his 'airballed' free throw led to game-fixing accusations after Game Two of the PBA Governors Cup Finals against ...
Jul 14, 2015
PBA
BACK-UP point guard Rudy Lingganay is hoping he has finally found a home at NLEX.The 5-foot-11 guard has been big in the PBA Commissioner's Cup for the Road Warriors - the latest stop in a journeyman career ...
Feb 4, 2015
PBA
JOURNEYMAN guard Rudy Lingganay crosses paths with KIA Motors on Sunday afternoon, just a week after being quietly dumped by Manny Pacquiao's expansion PBA team amid accusations of game-fixing.The newly acquired NLEX guard admitted he left KIA with ...
Dec 6, 2014
PBA
PETRON team consultant John Todd Purves insisted no order has been issued by higher ups of San Miguel Corporation as he debunked claims of a 'scripted' PBA Governors' Cup Finals series between sister teams Petron Boosters and San Mig ...
Oct 24, 2013
GAME-fixing has been a burning issue in the collegiate ranks for decades - always talked about but never really tackled seriously.As former national coach Joe Lipa, a known vanguard against game-fixing, often says: "Game-fixing can never be proven in ...
Oct 22, 2013
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