PBA
CLARK FREEPORT - Alaska couldn't be any more grateful seeing veteran big man Sonny Thoss join the team inside the PBA bubble during its first game in the Philippine Cup Sunday.Virtually, that is.The 38-year-old Thoss was among the ...
Oct 12, 2020
ANGELES CITY - For now, members of the PBA family make up the virtual fans in the Philippine Cup reboot at the Angeles University Foundation gym.Since the system is still on its trial stage, the league opted to have those in the ...
Oct 11, 2020
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SONNY Thoss is willing to play one more conference with Alaska once the COVID-19 pandemic ends and a vaccine is finally available.Thoss clarified that he has not officially retired even if he didn't join the Aces in the PBA ...
Sep 30, 2020
DANNY Ildefonso is an eight-time PBA champion, two-time MVP, and a five-time Best Player of the Conference. Without a doubt, he is one of the best players of his time, or any time.But even so, he has his ...
Sep 24, 2020
PBA
PETER June Simon officially retired from the PBA on Wednesday, ending a career that saw him rise from an unsigned, fifth-round rookie pick to one of the most reliable wingmen in Purefoods franchise history.Simon announced he's finally hanging his ...
Sep 23, 2020
PBA
SONNY Thoss formally retired in the PBA, ending a colorful 15-year career entirely spent with the Alaska franchise.Team board of governor and manager Richard Bachmann confirmed the retirement of the 38-year-old Thoss on Sunday.Thoss' contract with ...
Sep 20, 2020
PBA
TWO PBA stars now in the twilight of their careers but teeming with championship experience have been relegated to the free agent list three weeks into the planned bubble restart of the season.Peter June Simon and Sonny Thoss were among the ...
Sep 20, 2020
PBA
VETERAN big man Sonny Thoss won't be joining Alaska when the team and the rest of the PBA start team workouts next week.As to whether that would lead to the 38-year-old center formally hanging his playing jersey remains ...
Aug 22, 2020
PBA
SONNY Thoss will go down as one of those rare breed of men who spent their entire career with one team.Any time the PBA resumes, the 38-year-old Thoss is set to retire with the same Alaska team that drafted ...
Jul 14, 2020
PBA
MARC Pingris was part of a deep 2004 PBA Rookie Draft Class that included James Yap, Ranidel De Ocampo, Sonny Thoss, Rich Alvarez and Gary David. But did you know that Pingris almost became the No. 1 overall pick?Pingris ended up ...
Jul 13, 2020
PBA
JAMES Yap will always be regarded as one of the bests to ever lace their sneakers in the PBA.Look far from his greatness and you'll see that the class he came in was also one of the most loaded. ...
Apr 21, 2020
THIS day in a different time, Sonny Thoss would have been out there making the most of his final conference with Alaska, his home for a decorated 16 years of his PBA journey.But with the global pandemic affecting millions around the ...
Apr 15, 2020
IT SEEMS like the Alaska Aces won't be spending the ongoing PBA hiatus (and the NCR community quarantine) just sitting on their butts.Team members (and their zealous coach) have been tagging each other on Instagram with #HomeWorkoutChallenge, using bodyweight exercises ...
Mar 14, 2020
PBA
SONNY Thoss had one simple reason why he is retiring from Alaska as he enters his 16th year in the PBA - his body can no longer take the beating from the rigors of being a basketball player.The 38-year-old Thoss ...
Feb 4, 2020
PBA
MILAN - The coming 2020 PBA Philippine Cup will serve as the swan song of veteran big man Sonny Thoss for Alaska.The Fil-German big man, 38, is set to hang up his jersey at the end of the all-Flipino Cup ...
Jan 29, 2020
PBA
ALASKA coach Alex Compton is left wondering if Sonny Thoss has been drinking water from the Fountain of Youth."We bottled it, given it to Sonny and that's what he's been drinking in practice. And he's invigorated. So he ...
Apr 7, 2019
PBA
ALASKA coach Alex Compton is raving about Sonny Thoss, who has been stepping up for Alaska with the Aces suffering from injury woes this conference.With Alaska's main big man Vic Manuel still suffering from an injured back, the 37-year- ...
Mar 21, 2019
PBA
SONNY Thoss showed that at age 37, he can still ball as he proved to be a force inside in Alaska's 103-101 win over Blackwater in the PBA Philippine Cup on Wednesday night at the Mall of Asia Arena.The ...
Feb 13, 2019
PBA
SONNY Thoss admitted he has no recollection of Alaska's last finals match against Magnolia in the 2010 Philippine Cup."That was a while back. I barely remembered. But it's good to be back," said 36-year-old Thoss, who has ...
Nov 19, 2018
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