PBA
CHRIS Gavina is looking to reinforce the blue-collar work ethic that became the hallmark of Rain or Shine teams in the past in his new role as head coach.Gavina attended his first practice as head coach of Rain or Shine ...
Mar 2, 2021
PBA
CHRIS Gavina was named the new Rain or Shine head coach on Monday.The team made the announcement on its social media accounts ahead of the much-awaited PBA Rookie Draft, saying the erstwhile assistant coach is now taking over from Caloy ...
Mar 1, 2021
PERPETUAL is giving longtime deputy Myk Saguiguit his biggest break as he has been named as the new head coach for the Altas.The Las Pinas school made the announcement on Tuesday as it charts a new path for the Altas heading ...
Dec 1, 2020
NBA
THE Houston Rockets and Stephen Silas have an agreement for the Dallas assistant to replace Mike D'Antoni as coach, multiple people with knowledge of the deal said Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).The hiring of the son of former NBA player ...
Oct 29, 2020
NBA
CHICAGO - The Chicago Bulls weren't on Billy Donovan's radar when he and the Oklahoma City Thunder parted ways after five successful seasons.Things sure changed in a hurry."I wasn't looking at anything," Donovan said. "It ...
Sep 25, 2020
NBA
THE Brooklyn Nets wanted a former star point guard as its next coach.But it wasn't Jason Kidd.The Nets have named Steve Nash as the new man calling the shots and expected to lead the team to championship contention behind ...
Sep 3, 2020
CHICO Lanete is poised to bring his veteran smarts to the rebuilding Sarangani Marlins for the next season of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL).The 40-year-old guard, who last played for San Miguel and won three championships in his ...
Mar 18, 2020
NBA
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - John Beilein didn't make it through one NBA season. Another college coaching dropout.Wildly successful at Michigan and other stops in his coaching career, Beilein resigned Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) after just 54 games with the rebuilding Cavaliers, ...
Feb 20, 2020
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is considering hiring a European coach to take over the reins at Gilas Pilipinas following the resignation of Yeng Guiao.SBP president Al Panlilio said they are looking to make the move immediately in the search ...
Sep 17, 2019
ADAMSON's new coach, Onyok Getigan, is leaving no stone unturned in his unexpected takeover of the Lady Falcons in the UAAP Season 81 women's volleyball tournament.Despite the sudden task to replace head coach Air Padda, who was demoted to ...
Mar 4, 2019
NBA
MILWAUKEE - Giannis Antetokounmpo was all smiles but had no jokes.The Milwaukee Bucks' All-Star forward was more business this time around: While he didn't indulge reporters by opening his media day session on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) with ...
Sep 25, 2018
AARON Velez has been named as the new head coach of Foton in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference this September.The former assistant coach of NU Lady Bullpups and Lady Bulldogs under Babes Castillo will be making his breakthrough and biggest ...
Aug 8, 2018
DERRICK Pumaren is returning to the collegiate basketball scene as he takes over the head coaching position of the Centro Escolar University men's basketball team.Pumaren will replace Yong Garcia, who confirmed to SPIN.ph that he is no longer the ...
Jun 5, 2018
NBA
NEW YORK - David Fizdale has been hired as coach of the Knicks, saying he is hoping to "build the type of winning team the passionate fans of New York will be proud of."The Knicks announced the hiring on Monday (Tuesday, Manila ...
May 8, 2018
RICO de Guzman has been promoted from assistant to head coach as Pocari Sweat's three-time champion Rommel Abella was moved to a consultant role a little over a week before the new Premier Volleyball League conference opens.Abella, who ...
Jun 22, 2017
ADELAIDE, Australia - Lydia Ko says it was just a coincidence that saw her change her coach, caddie and clubs all at the same time last year.Ko will start the new season at the Australian Open in Adelaide on Thursday surrounded by ...
Feb 13, 2017
FORMER PBA player TY Tang is doubly blessed.Named recently as coach of College of St. Benilde, the former Rain or Shine guard got another piece of good news when Mighty Sports offered to help him bring respectability back to the Blazers. ...
Dec 5, 2016
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Edgardo Bauza, a former Argentine player who has been the coach of the Sao Paulo soccer club in Brazil, was named on Tuesday to head Argentina's national team.Bauza will replace Gerardo Martino, who along with star ...
Aug 2, 2016
NBA
EL SEGUNDO, California - Luke Walton realizes he is reporting to his dream job a little late.The Los Angeles Lakers' new head coach is determined to catch up quickly as he starts the biggest project of his life.The Lakers formally ...
Jun 22, 2016
PERPETUAL Help leans on its two Nigerian imports and third-year forward Gab Danganon as the Altas try to improve on their sixth place finish last season.The Altas take on the Arellano U Chiefs on Sunday at The Arena in San ...
Jun 21, 2016
ADAMSON coach Franz Pumaren buckled down to work in his return to the UAAP, saying no one from the current pool of Falcons players is assured of a slot for the coming season.Pumaren formally started practice on Monday to begin the ...
Jan 16, 2016
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