NBA
THIS is nowhere near Boston, yet you'd feel like you're in the Celtics' fabled old Garden homecourt the moment you walked inside the confines of this community gym in a remote barangay in Valenzuela.There's ...
Jul 9, 2018
PBA
DONDON Hontiveros is torn between finally hanging up his sneakers or playing another season in the PBA.Hontiveros finds himself in a quandary following the tribute extended to him by Alaska in the team's Governors Cup game against defending champion Barangay ...
Aug 27, 2017
PBA
ALASKA will be aiming for two birds with one stone when it takes on Barangay Ginebra on Saturday when the PBA Governors' Cup goes on the road at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.The Aces not only aim to ...
Aug 26, 2017
BARCELONA, Spain - Wearing shirts honoring victims of the recent attacks in Spain, Barcelona opened its Spanish league season with a comfortable 2-0 win over Real Betis on Sunday.Players had the word "Barcelona" instead of their names on the back of ...
Aug 21, 2017
PBA
THE PBA will be staging a video tribute and final-buzzer ceremony on June 16 for the late Carlos 'Bobong' Velez, who is hailed for revolutionizing sports television in the country with his Vintage Enterprises' coverage of the pro ...
Jun 11, 2017
PBA
BARANGAY Ginebra turns back the hands of time on Sunday when it dons retro jersey to honor what is considered the team that best exemplified the franchise's 'never-say-die' spirit.The Kings will be wearing the club&# ...
May 27, 2017
PBA
ERIC Menk is expected to draw cheers from fans of two teams he played for in the PBA as Alaska holds a special tribute to its former player in the Commissioner's Cup game against Ginebra on Sunday night at the Smart- ...
May 6, 2017
AUGUSTA, Georgia - With a moment of silence, a few tears and two tee shots, the 81st Masters has begun.In the first Masters since four-time champion Arnold Palmer's death in September. Augusta National chairman Billy Payne told thousands crammed ...
Apr 6, 2017
THE Undertaker is never the type who takes the microphone and enthralls the fans with his eloquence. He speaks through his actions, sending chills with his macabre ring entrance and menacing stare.It thus did not come as a surprise that when ...
Apr 4, 2017
The phone rings, and as I pick it up, the fellow on the other line blurts: "Hello, is this the Chief Justice of boxing?"Knowing who the guy is, I snap back: "And is this the one and only 'Sugar Ray&# ...
Nov 13, 2016
PBA
ALLAN Caidic had an illustrious basketball career, and he has Virgilio 'Baby' Dalupan to thank for that. After the 'Final Buzzer' tribute to Dalupan on Sunday, Caidic recalled trying out for the University of the East where the ...
Aug 22, 2016
PBA
THE PBA paid homage to Virgilio 'Baby' Dalupan on Sunday, hailing the legendary coach as the GOAT (greatest of all time) in a brief but solemn ceremony before the Ginebra-Rain or Shine match. ...
Aug 21, 2016
PBA
MULTI-TITLED coach Norman Black said legendary coach Virgilio 'Baby' Dalupan is a major influence in his career.Black said some of his coaching tenets were patterned after Dalupan's, saying he always strived to "get the best out ...
Aug 21, 2016
PBA
AS a fiting tribute to the late great coach Virgilio Baby Dalupan, the PBA will hold a 'final buzzer' in his honor this Sunday.The special rite honoring the legendary coach who won 15 league championships will be held just ...
Aug 18, 2016
OAKLAND, California - When Jerry West went to Rome with the US basketball team for the 1960 Olympics, the basketball star got to know a promising young boxer on the rise named Cassius Clay.He was not yet the world heavyweight champion, the ...
Jun 5, 2016
MANILA, Philippines - From Manny Pacquiao to left-wing activists, Filipinos in this boxing-crazy nation on Saturday grieved the death of Muhammad Ali, which brought back fond memories of the epic 1975 "Thrilla in Manila" fight between him and Joe Frazier."We ...
Jun 5, 2016
NBA
INDIANAPOLIS - Mel Daniels' former teammates will always remember him as a fighter.Cindy Simon Skjodt will always treasure his breath-taking bear hugs, and Reggie Miller will always consider Daniels his favorite uncle.On Thursday (Friday, Manila time), Daniels, the former ...
Nov 6, 2015
PBA
BARANGAY Ginebra star Mark Caguioa led the tribute to Tarlac Rep. Enrique 'Henry' Cojuangco, who died on Tuesday morning. He was 74.Caguioa wrote his tribute to his former boss on his Instagram account, saying Cojuangco was one of those instrumental people ...
May 12, 2015
SOCHI, Russia - The entire Ferrari team has sent a message of encouragement to Formula One driver Jules Bianchi, who is fighting for his life following an accident at the Japanese Grand Prix one week ago.The two drivers, Fernando Alonso and Kimi ...
Oct 12, 2014
THE just-concluded UAAP men's basketball Finals easily brought back memories for both Bong Ravena and Boycie Zamar.Not only did the two have their own share of experience playing for the championship of the country's premiere college league as ...
Oct 16, 2012
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