PBA
ANTIPOLO - Another Alaska player is challenging Calvin Abueva for 'The Beast' label.Tony Campbell believes Vic Manuel is also worthy of Abueva's famous moniker for his efficient play that has led the Aces to three straight wins after starting ...
May 13, 2018
THE chance to play alongside his basketball idol Calvin Abueva is the one other thing that excites CJ Perez in suiting up for Gilas Pilipinas' Monday-only practice as it begins preparation for the resumption of its campaign in the FIBA World ...
Jan 17, 2018
PBA
THE big fella goes by the moniker 'The Rock,' yet there are two exceptional players who top Asi Taulava's list as the most competitive and toughest he ever played against in his 17-year PBA career.They go by the names ...
Mar 24, 2016
PBA
THE kids Richard Ramsey coaches call him 'Coach Abueva.' Not only because he bears a striking resemblance to Alaska Aces superstar Calvin Abueva - the near identical baritone voice and the well-built physique, to name just a few - but mainly ...
Dec 15, 2015
CEBU - A day after missing the second half of Gilas Pilipinas' practice owing to a sprained ankle, team energizer Calvin Abueva was finally back in harness, doing things only the man known as 'The Beast' can.Be it diving on the floor ...
Sep 18, 2015
TAIPEI - The second half was well underway yet Gilas Pilipinas coach Tab Baldwin's attention wasn't on the game, kneeling on the sidelines and completely locked in on Calvin Abueva who, in turn, was all ears. The education of ...
Sep 4, 2015
CALVIN Abueva is set to play in his first games overseas for Gilas Pilipinas and he can't hide his excitement as he prepares to measure himself against international competition.On a six-hour layover in Istanbul, Turkey as Gilas Pilipinas ...
Aug 18, 2015
THIS early, Gilas Pilipinas coach Tab Baldwin is thanking 'very smart coaches' in his staff for selling him the idea of getting Calvin Abueva for the national pool ahead of the Fiba Asia championships."In my mind, I had big ...
Aug 9, 2015
PBA
ALASKA forward Calvin Abueva has been called up for Gilas Pilipinas as national coach Tab Baldwin and the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) scamper to put together a pool of PBA players for the team bound for the Fiba Asia championship in ...
Jul 28, 2015
PBA
IS Alaska star Calvin Abueva on the trading block?That question should be asked in the wake of word reaching Spin.ph that Alaska is exploring options on possible deals involving 'The Beast' after a season capped by a runner- ...
Jul 24, 2015
PBA
WITH Barangay Ginebra once again crossing paths with Alaska in the playoffs, Aces superstar Calvin Abueva has one request for Kings fans: 'Don't push me.'Abueva, one of the stars of Alaska 2013 Commissioner's Cup conquest of Ginebra, issued ...
Jun 26, 2015
PBA
THE chance to play before a hostile crowd in a foreign land is something that naturally excites Calvin Abueva."Masarap maglaro ng kalaban sa ibang lugar, di ba?" said the Alaska forward, one of the rising stars in the PBA and also ...
Apr 21, 2015
PBA
CALVIN Abueva should be among the players who has had the most number of visits to the PBA Commissioner's Office, time and again summoned for transgressions like an appearance in a 'ligang labas' or involvement in a fight. ...
Feb 14, 2015
PBA
AFTER personally witnessing the exploits of Calvin Abueva, Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao did not hide his admiration for the Alaska Aces' Energy bunny."Magaling yung Abueva. Saka bilib ako sa stamina niya at energy," said Pacquiao in a chance interview ...
Jan 11, 2015
PBA
CALVIN Abueva is one of the most controversial figures in the PBA, a polarizing figure who has made more than his share of headlines in less than three seasons as a pro.The Alaska forward is often labelled as a 'dirty ...
Jan 11, 2015
PBA
ALASKA completed a gritty comeback from a 17-point first-half deficit with two major scoring outbursts to beat Rain or Shine, 87-80, at the start of their PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series on Thursday at the Mall of Asia Arena. ...
Dec 18, 2014
PBA
A FIVE-GAME winning run to end its elimination round campaign in the PBA Commissioner's Cup, capped by an 85-66 rout of San Mig on Easter Sunday, serves as confidence builder for Alaska in its title retention bid, according to ...
Apr 21, 2014
PBA
ALASKA'S flamboyant forward Calvin Abueva doesn't deny the fact that he's been struggling to regain the form that made him last season's Rookie of the Year.But on Wednesday, the undersized power forward once again showed all ...
Apr 2, 2014
PBA
AFTER a lot of soul-searching for both coach and player during the break in between conferences, Alaska coach Luigi Trillo hopes a new role as well as 'renewed commitment' for Calvin Abueva will lead to a reawakening for the ...
Mar 4, 2014
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