AT 41, Reynel Hugnatan remains a key part of the Meralco Bolts in the PBA as he winds up a long, accomplished career.Perhaps none of that would've happened had he not decided to attend a tryout for the Negros ...
Aug 7, 2020
OSCAR 'Dodong' Bascon, a pillar of basketball in Negros, passed away on Wednesday in Bacolod City due to cancer. He was 86.Bascon's son and and Negros Occidental board member Tinto Bascon confirmed the news to Inside Bacolod.Bascon is best ...
Jul 22, 2020
FOR Stephen Padilla, choosing to play in the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA) was predicated on his belief that he still needs to develop his game in order to make it to the big leagues in Manila.Padilla said he never thought about ...
Jun 22, 2020
IT has been almost two decades since Stephen Padilla stamped his mark in the regional professional basketball league MBA with a 40-point game, and it brings a smile to his face when fans recall the amazing moment.Known as the 'Cebuano ...
Jun 13, 2020
NOTHING beats playing in front of your home province.That was the feeling of Felix 'Donbel' Belano when he agreed to sign with the Davao Eagles in the Metropolitan Basketball Association.Born in Tagum City but raised in nearby Maco in Davao ...
Jun 4, 2020
THROUGHOUT his career particularly in the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA) with the Manila Metrostars, Ruben Dela Rosa made a name for himself with his high-flying dunks.One such slam in a game against the Cagayan De Oro Nuggets in the inaugural ...
May 28, 2020
TO this day, no one in Philippine basketball has ever come close to the record accomplished by Felix 'Donbel' Belano.In the 1999 season of the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA), Belano tallied 17 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists, and 10 steals in ...
May 21, 2020
MEMBERS of the Manila Metrostars team that won the 1999 Metropolitan Basketball Association title said the MBA's passionate fans remained unmatched by any other league, including those from the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL).Players and coaches of the Manila ...
May 19, 2020
JOHN Ferriols of the Negros Slashers will forever be in the history books of Philippine basketball as the first player to win the MVP award in the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA), a regional professional basketball league that began in 1998 and lasted ...
Apr 19, 2020
JOHN Ferriols said Maui Huelar was a big part of his success in basketball, their friendship sealed even before they became teammates with the Negros Slashers in the old Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA).On Thursday, the basketball community was stunned by news ...
Apr 16, 2020
FORMER MBA player Maui Huelar was gunned down on Thursday afternoon in Bacolod City, according to a report by Aksyon Radyo Bacolod.The radio station reported that Huelar was killed in a gym in Barangay Villamonte. He was wearing a No. 15 ...
Apr 16, 2020
OCTOBER 3, 1998 may go down as one of the toughest days for Aric Del Rosario in his coaching career.On this day, Del Rosario juggled two all-important games on two different sites with the Pampanga Dragons squaring off in Game ...
Mar 28, 2020
WHEREVER he went, Aric del Rosario has never lost the one thing that made him endearing to players and even rivals alike: his compassion."Talagang mabait si coach Aric. Iniintindi niya ang kapakanan ng lahat ng players na hawak niya," said Ato ...
Mar 26, 2020
ARIC Del Rosario, one of the most successful and well-loved coaches in Philippine basketball, died on Wednesday night due to cardiac arrest.Fellow coach Ato Badolato confirmed the sad news of Del Rosario's death that came as the country is ...
Mar 26, 2020
PBA
RICKY Dandan is one person who will certainly enjoy this PBA Governors Cup finals between Magnolia and Alaska.Dandan knows the coaches of both teams on a personal level as Alex Compton and Chito Victolero served as his backcourt tandem when he ...
Nov 19, 2018
PBA
JOEY Mente is best remembered as an unheralded player who shot to fame with his acrobatic and high-wire acts on the way to becoming a PBA slam dunk champion.To those who know him well, it was his sense of humor ...
Aug 22, 2018
EDDIE Laure felt like he was in the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA) all over again when he witnessed a Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) game in Pasig City last week.Laure was at the Pasig Sports Center where Laguna faced the Pasig ...
Jul 2, 2018
NEARLY two decades ago, Marlon Basco became part of the Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA) as an upstart center for the Iloilo Megavolts.The MBA is long gone now but Basco's still here, this time as a veteran looking to give ...
Jan 30, 2018
PBA
ALASKA's second straight win in the PBA Philippine Cup was bitter-sweet for coach Alex Compton.The Aces blew away KIA Picanto on Sunday in 102-65 beating that Compton and the Aces had to deal to his first-ever coach ...
Jan 14, 2018
MAUI Huelar was taken to a Bacolod City hospital for the second straight time on Friday night after vomiting inside a police station where he is jailed on drug charges.According to a report by Sun Star Bacolod, the former Negros Slashers ...
Dec 3, 2016
Sorry, no results found for