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
CHICAGO - I usually don't have neither the time nor the patience to listen to podcasts. Everybody has one these days and most of them are not good, just senseless, time-wasting yammerings that disguise poorly for discussion.But I listened ...
Apr 30, 2021
PBA
CHICAGO - Even though he never wore my beloved verdant green Crispa jersey, Antero 'Terry' Saldana was one of the PBA players I admired growing up.Long before the days of personal trainers and CrossFit gyms, Saldana already epitomized superb physical ...
Jan 27, 2021
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Michael Jordan expects to field a winning team when 23XI Racing begins NASCAR competition next season. The first move toward victory lane came Friday in a partnership with Joe Gibbs Racing and Toyota.Jordan partnered with current NASCAR driver ...
Oct 31, 2020
Hoops, music, and now rides - Portland Trail Blazers superstar Damian Lillard just became the co-owner of a Toyota dealership in McMinnville, Oregon.The dealership's new name? Damian Lillard Toyota.To celebrate Lillard's new business, the mayor of McMinnville named ...
Oct 2, 2020
THE HYPE is real for Thirdy Ravena as he braces for his debut in the Japanese B.League with San-En NeoPhoenix next month.But is he ready for... robots?Back in November 2019, Toyota Motors introduced CUE4, a fourth-generation AI ...
Sep 26, 2020
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Denny Hamlin is starting his own race car team in partnership with Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan and Bubba Wallace as the driver.Hamlin, a three-time Daytona 500 winner and top contender for this year's Cup ...
Sep 22, 2020
ONE of the most popular models in Toyota's wide-ranging roster just got a 2020 refresh.A rugged, compact pickup, the Hilux has already proven to be immensely popular. In 2019, it cornered 30.5 percent of market share - no small ...
Sep 20, 2020
PBA
OLYMPIAN and PBA pioneer Orly Bauzon passed away on Saturday after suffering a cardiac arrest.He was 75.Bauzon played for the Philippine men's team that saw action in the 1968 Olympics in Mexico and was with the late great Baby ...
Sep 5, 2020
TOKYO - Toyota's profit plunged 74% in the last quarter as the coronavirus pandemic sank vehicle sales to about half of what the top Japanese automaker sold the previous year.Toyota Motor Corp. reported on Thursday a profit of 158.8 ...
Aug 6, 2020
PBA
BIG Beau Belga had no less than Dennis Espino laying down the red carpet in his PBA entry.A tough hit in his nose courtesy of an Espino elbow welcomed the Rain or Shine big man in the league.Although he earned ...
Jul 4, 2020
PBA
ABE (Abraham Columbus) King has built a reputation as one of the top defensive players ever in PBA history.But many times in the past, the retired power forward proved, too, that his offensive arsenal was just as good.Just like the ...
Jun 21, 2020
PBA
IF there's someone who knows Robert Jaworski the player and coach better than anyone, it should be Rino Salazar.Salazar played with Jaworski from 1976 until Toyota's disbandment in 1983 and later served as the latter's ...
Jun 9, 2020
PBA
In the eyes of former PBA banger Ricky Relosa, the game of basketball has truly evolved through generations."Malaki na ipinagkaiba ng laro namin nuon sa laro ngayon," said Relosa, using a popular television horror show and stable of teen idols during ...
May 27, 2020
BEING a rower isn't for everyone.To be part of the Philippine Rowing Association, for example, you need to stand at least 5'11 for males, and 5'6 if you're a female. Practices are held three times a day. ...
May 27, 2020
PBA
WINNING a Grand Slam in the PBA is perhaps one of the most difficult achievements to realize in the league. In the 45 years of the PBA, a Grand Slam has been won five times - Crispa (twice), San Miguel, Alaska, and San ...
Apr 24, 2020
PBA
APRIL 9, 1975 was a landmark day for sports in the country after the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) was formed, the first-ever professional basketball league in Asia. Since then, the league has become not just a basketball competition but also a ...
Apr 9, 2020
PBA
BARANGAY Ginebra coach Tim Cone on Wednesday rattled off four players that had the biggest influence on him in basketball on social media.His answer was not what you'd expect.With Luzon island on enhanced community quarantine, a discussion was ...
Mar 25, 2020
ON the occasion of the 45th anniversary of its founding, the PBA, Asia's first professional basketball league, is lining up a series of activities to celebrate its fabled past and re-introduce its pioneer teams and great players to present- ...
Mar 15, 2020
JUST a week ago, we commissioned graphic artist Raynand Olarte to do a modern redesign of the legendary Toyota and Crispa jerseys.Now, a content creator named HFx has taken the SPIN.ph redesign to the next level: by actually layering it ...
Mar 2, 2020
YOU CAN'T talk about the 45-year history of the PBA without spending lengthy conversations about the storied rivalry between hoops superpowers Crispa and Toyota - most likely the most favorite teams of your dads and uncles back in the day. ...
Feb 26, 2020
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