CHICAGO -- As reported by our SPIN.ph colleague Jonas Panerio, five players have now backed out of the VisMin Cup just days before the tournament tips off this Friday at a bubble in Alcantara, Cebu.Rocky Chan, the chief operating officer of ...
Apr 6, 2021
WITH a controversial Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) ruling hanging over their heads, a number of players are starting to back out of the Visayas leg of the upcoming Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup.Forwards Enrico Llanto and Edrian Lao have backed out ...
Apr 6, 2021
By RHAN MORALEDA, Basketball RepublicIT'S a fact that the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup is a professional league. It is also a fact that Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League has its set of rules with regards to ex-pros playing in the league. ...
Apr 5, 2021
THE Negros Muscuvados will be fielding a lineup made up mainly of homegrown talents when they join the MPBL (Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League) Mumbaki Cup targeted to open on June 12.According to team owner John Gilbor, 10 Negrenses have been signed ...
Apr 4, 2021
THE Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup is not in any way competing with the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL), according to league officials.All the upstart league's desire is to provide a means of livelihood not only for players, but other affected ...
Apr 3, 2021
FOLLOWING another title victory, this time in the MPBL, Jerwin Gaco still wants to continue his playing career, but is also open to a coaching stint in the future.The 40-year-old Gaco said he is still looking at playing again ...
Apr 2, 2021
THE Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League said all its players and teams which take part in the inaugural season of the VisMin Super Cup will be classified as professionals and subject to limitations for ex-pros under the MPBL by-laws. A memo ...
Apr 2, 2021
EMMAN Calo has gone a long way since he became a subject of a viral photo three years ago.Outside Mark Yee, Calo was one of the top players of Davao Occidental during its recent title run in the MPBL-Chooks-to- ...
Apr 1, 2021
DAVAO Occidental coach Don Dulay considers the signing of Jerwin Gaco midway through the MPBL Lakan Season as a "blessing," saying his arrival strengthened the core of the roster that eventually went all the way.The 40-year-old Gaco played a ...
Mar 30, 2021
IF the recently-concluded MPBL season will serve as basis, Kenneth Mocon's calling card will be defense if he is signed by Rain or Shine.Davao Occidental coach Don Dulay can attest to the defensive skills of Mocon, who was picked ...
Mar 26, 2021
JERWIN Gaco is once again in the winners' circle.The 40-year-old Gaco added another championship to his resume after Davao Occidental captured the MPBL Lakan Season crown when it defeated San Juan in four games during the league's bubble ...
Mar 26, 2021
By Rhan MoraledaBY now, basketball fans are aware that Jerwin Gaco has added another championship to his wide trophy collection after Davao Occidental's victory over the San Juan Knights in the MPBL Lakan Season Finals.The championship is the first ...
Mar 26, 2021
THE prospect of losing key players RR De Leon, Med Salim, and RJ Argamino to the PBA doesn't bother Zamboanga Valientes MLV. Truth is, team owner Rolando "Junie" Navarro was glad they were drafted just after he announced at the ...
Mar 25, 2021
AFTER a controversial end to its campaign in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) playoffs, the Basilan Steel are taking their act to the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup which tips off on April 9.Sources said the Steel and the fledgling regional ...
Mar 24, 2021
DAVAO Occidental coach Don Dulay said the Tigers wanted the MPBL Lakan Season title so bad following that heartbreaking finals loss to San Juan two years ago.Dulay admitted the pain lingered for the ballclub after Davao Occidental suffered a stinging 87- ...
Mar 24, 2021
MAHARLIKA Pilipinas Basketball League commissioner Kenneth Duremdes called Basilan-Jumbo Plastic's efforts to discredit the league through social media uncalled for even as he justified the decision that led to the Steel's exit from the Chooks-to-Go MPBL ...
Mar 23, 2021
JERWIN Gaco added an MPBL title to his growing collection after Davao Occidental ruled the Chooks-to-Go Lakan Season on Sunday.The 40-year-old Gaco was one of the key players of the Tigers squad that won its first-ever ...
Mar 21, 2021
MARK Yee buried a go-ahead three-pointer with 13.4 seconds left in overtime as Davao Occidental claimed a nail-biting 89-88 win over San Juan in Game 4 on Sunday to crown itself as the new MPBL champion.The ...
Mar 21, 2021
SUBIC - Bonbon Custodio steadied Davao Occidental's ship when it seemed like it was sinking on Saturday afternoon.Heading into the second half, the Tigers were ahead, 41-27, when San Juan made a huge 12-1 run, capped by three ...
Mar 21, 2021
DAVAO Occidental looks to seal its first MPBL crown as San Juan tries to extend the Chooks-to-Go Lakan Season finals at the Subic Bay Convention Center.The Tigers hold a 2-1 lead with Game Four of the best-of- ...
Mar 21, 2021
THE health of Mike Ayonayon is expected to be addressed by San Juan-Go For Gold in the next few hours with the Knights facing elimination from the Chooks-to-Go MPBL Lakan Season national finals.Ayonayon, according to a report during ...
Mar 20, 2021
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