PBA
THE BEST (Basketball Efficiency and Scientific Training) Center was a big help in improving the basketball skills of now Meralco deputy coach Patrick Fran.It likewise helped his PBA playing career to take off.Two months since the death of Nic Jorge, ...
Aug 18, 2020
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
PBA
REYNEL Hugnatan has no plans of retiring anytime soon, saying he plans to play the game he loves for as long as he can.The 41-year-old Hugnatan is just one of six players in the league who are aged 40 ...
Aug 3, 2020
THE FITNESS industry is slowly reopening as the government eases up its regulations, even while the country is still battling the deadly COVID-19 pandemic.Starting yesterday, August 1, the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for Emerging Infectious Diseases has allowed gyms ...
Aug 2, 2020
BEFORE he made it to the PBA, Allein Maliksi had to rise from the dead. You'll know why in a while.Even after he found out that he was good enough at basketball to go to school and eventually earn ...
Jul 24, 2020
PBA
NOY Baclao's basketball career took him from faraway Bacolod City to Manila, where he suited up for Ateneo in college before making the jump to the PBA.But Baclao's life could've taken a different turn if not for ...
Jul 22, 2020
PBA
FIRST impressions last, right?Maybe not in the case of Bong Quinto and Rey Nambatac, former teammates at Letran but now playing for separate teams in the PBA.Quinto admitted Nambatac once struck him as aloof and arrogant during the time he ...
Jul 12, 2020
PBA
DANNY Ildefonso almost quit basketball while still at the prime of his PBA career.For the love of the game, he took a very big risk.Ildefonso admitted he once tried not to tell the true extent of a right ankle injury ...
Jul 6, 2020
PBA
RANIDEL De Ocampo should get used to being called 'coach.'A day after TnT Katropa announced the inclusion of the retired veteran forward in the team's coaching staff, De Ocampo said it has yet to sink in that he's about ...
Jun 30, 2020
PBA
BARELY three months into retirement, Ranidel de Ocampo is set to take on a new career in basketball.TnT Katropa is acquiring the services of the veteran forward to become part of its coaching staff.Team manager Gabby Cui disclosed the latest ...
Jun 29, 2020
NORMAN Black came very close to becoming a naturalized player during the 1980s when Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco Jr. was the godfather of the national basketball team.Black bared the process of naturalization was already rolling in the mid-1980s in the wake ...
Jun 23, 2020
PBA
RUMOR: President Marcos, acting on the request of son Bongbong, ordered the old Basketball Association of the Philippines (BAP) to lift the lifetime ban imposed on Robert Jaworski and Alberto 'Big Boy' Reynoso.FACTS: One of the darkest pages in ...
Jun 23, 2020
PBA
FOR someone used to playing Rain or Shine's free-flowing style, Raymond Almazan admitted initially having misgivings about playing for coach Norman Black at Meralco.He didn't see himself thriving under Black's structured game.Almazan remembered telling his ...
Jun 6, 2020
PBA
WHO would not be flattered especially if it's the greatest coach ever in PBA history doing the talking.Ryan Gregorio admitted feeling grateful upong hearing Tim Cone cite him as the person he had a tough time matching up against in ...
May 30, 2020
PBA
RAYMOND Almazan's greatest fear is upon him during the quarantine period.The Meralco big man admitted having anxieties as he tries to recover from a knee injury and a major offseason surgery.Almazan said it was the first time he suffered ...
May 29, 2020
PBA
NOY Baclao feels reinvigorated with his move to Meralco, determined to contribute and help the Bolts win a championship in the PBA after a serious injury last year.Baclao recently signed to a new contract with the Bolts after four years with ...
May 28, 2020
NOY Baclao gets reunited with Meralco coach Norman Black after signing the former Ateneo center to a new contract for the 2020 PBA season.The relationship of Baclao and Black go a long way dating back to their Blue Eagles days. In ...
May 9, 2020
PBA
AN acquisition that's worth the risk.Meralco is perfectly aware that tapping the services of Noy Baclao at a time when the 32-year-old forward is coming off another major surgery after rupturing his right patellar tendon last year is ...
May 1, 2020
PBA
EXCITING times lie ahead for Meralco after the acquisition of a second big man over the past few months.The Bolts signed Noy Baclao to a free-agent deal after his contract with Alaska expired, giving the PBA ballclub a second big ...
Apr 24, 2020
PBA
HOPEFULLY, the reunion wil be for the better this time.When the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) is finally over, Noy Baclao is set to reunite with college coach Norman Black after Meralco acquired the services of the veteran forward from Bacolod City. ...
Apr 24, 2020
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