PHILIPPINE basketball great Robert Jaworski Sr. on Saturday expressed appreciation and gratitude for the release of a commemorative stamp honoring his immense contributions to the sport so close to the hearts of Filipinos.Jaworski was presented with the special issue of the ...
Oct 16, 2021
LONG SILENT on living legend Robert "Sonny" Jaworski's health, the family of the Ginebra superstar has recently been opening up about his current state. Earlier this year, they released a statement to clear the many rumors surrounding Jawo.But in a ...
Oct 13, 2021
THIS is as good a time as any for basketball fans to pick up stamp collection as a hobby.The Philippine Postal Corp. is set to launch the first-ever stamp featuring a basketball hero in the great Robert Jaworski to kick ...
Oct 8, 2021
PBA
LOCKED down in Australia, former PBA player Joey Loyzaga celebrated his 60th birthday reminiscing about the past.His glory days playing for the Ginebra franchise in the Jaworski era and the last time he got to see his PBA contemporaries made him ...
Sep 27, 2021
PBA
SAN Miguel not only beat Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Philippine Cup semi-bubble, it also spoiled a special career moment for LA Tenorio.The veteran guard made it to the Top 10 of the league's all-time career assists ladder ...
Sep 10, 2021
BASKETBALL legend Robert Jaworski and nine other sports icons will be enshrined in the Philippine Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday.Football great Paulino Alcantara, famed swimmer Eric Buhain, track star Elma Muros-Posadas and bowler Arianne Cerdena will be elevated into ...
Jul 14, 2021
GILAS Pilipinas' job was already done when SJ Belangel drilled the game-winning, buzzer-beating three to deliver the 81-78 victory over Korea on Wednesday.That gave the Philippines the elusive win it needed to formally book a spot to ...
Jun 21, 2021
NO question, Gilas Pilipinas will be fighting for pride when the third window of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers roll on next week.Despite needing only one victory to formally qualify for the continental tilt, for sure the youthful national team ...
Jun 9, 2021
PBA
WHEN San Miguel big boss Ramon Ang was asked about his favorite basketball player, he chose someone who has already retired but is very much a revered figure in the country."Pumili ako ng retired na para walang magalit sa akin," Ang ...
May 31, 2021
PBA
FORMER PBA chairman and La Tondena Inc. president Bernabe 'Ber' Navarro passed away last Tuesday after suffering from cardiac arrest.He was 81.Navarro is survived by wife Virginia Navarro and children Dada Navarro, Joy Ng, and Beng Feliciano.A private ceremony ...
May 27, 2021
PBA
IT'S exactly 30 years since one of the greatest comebacks in PBA history transpired.And the man who's at the center of it, still vividly remembers every minute and every single moment of that historic night.Ginebra San Miguel's ...
May 19, 2021
PBA
FOR Mon Fernandez, Robert Jaworski will go down as the most hardworking player he has been around during his playing days.Fernandez and Jaworski were teammates during the 1970s and the 1980s during their time with Toyota in the PBA, leading to ...
May 3, 2021
PBA
IT was regarded as one of the most stunning upsets in PBA history.And it proved to be the most heartbreaking too, in the playing career of the great Ramon Fernandez.The 67-year-old cage legend disclosed Toyota's 1980 loss ...
May 2, 2021
PBA
GINEBRA icon Robert Jaworski was a true-blooded ka-barangay except for this brief period 22 years ago when he signed for a role in a rival brand.On his 53rd birthday on March 8, 1999, Jaworski announced during a press conference ...
Apr 25, 2021
PBA
THE outpouring of well-wishes and support was expected especially from the group that has always been his second family.A colleague and former Ginebra San Miguel players - from Manila, Australia, and all the way to Las Vegas - came out in the ...
Mar 20, 2021
PINOY basketball fans were shocked today when the Jaworski family finally broke their silence about the health condition of the living legend.While his illness has been long rumored in basketball circles, the family has kept the matter private. Today, however, they ...
Mar 19, 2021
PBA
THE family of Robert Jaworski eased fears on the basketball legend's health on Friday, saying he is making good progress since a bout with pneumonia last year was complicated by a blood abnormality.Breaking its silence amid alarming rumors on ...
Mar 19, 2021
BASKETBALL living legend Robert Jaworski, Olympic hero Mansueto 'Onyok' Velasco, and Barcelona icon Paulino Alcantara head the fourth of enshrinees to the Philippine Sports Hall of Fame (PSHOF) announced on Friday. After months of deliberation, the Hall of Fame Selection ...
Mar 12, 2021
PBA
BARANGAY Ginebra won its 13th PBA title during the bubble season last year, moving the franchise no. 4 in the all-time list of most accomplished team in league history.But the seeds of those championships were planted 35 years ago by ...
Mar 8, 2021
PBA
THE man now carrying the torch for Barangay Ginebra paid tribute to the man who started it all.Successful he may be in handling the coaching reins of the PBA's most popular ballclub, coach Tim Cone stressed that nothing can still ...
Mar 8, 2021
PBA
ACQUIRING Christian Standhardinger in a blockbuster trade gave Barangay Ginebra coach Tim Cone a feeling of deja vu.The veteran mentor said the hardworking Fil-German was the prototype of the old Ginebra San Miguel team during the time of the great ...
Mar 5, 2021
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