Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Philippines Internationally
Authors:


 
Aris Ignacio


 
Ariel Ian Clarito
 
Enzo Flojo
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Filipino women basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
PBA Standings
 1. Alaska Aces 0-0 
 2. B.Ginebra 0-0 
 3. Blackwater 0-0 
 4. Globalport 0-0 
 5. Hotshots 0-0 
 6. KIA Picanto 0-0 
 7. Meralco Bolts 0-0 
 8. NLEX RW 0-0 
 9. Phoenix 0-0 
 10. Rain or Shine 0-0 
 11. SM Beermen 0-0 
 12. TNT Ka Tropa 0-0 
Last:12/8/2017
PBA D-League Aspirants Cup Standings
 1. AMA 0-0 
 2. Batangas 0-0 
 3. CEU Scorpions 0-0 
 4. Cignal 0-0 
 5. Gamboa 0-0 
 6. Jawbreakers 0-0 
 7. JRU 0-0 
 8. Marinerong 0-0 
 9. Mila’s Lechon 0-0 
 10. Perpetual 0-0 
 11. Powerball 0-0 
 12. Tanduay 0-0 
 13. Wangs BC 0-0 
Last:12/1/2017
ASEAN League Standings
 1 Hong Kong ELL 5-0 
 2 Chongson 3-0 
 3 Mono Vampire 3-2 
 4 Singapore S. 3-3 
 5 Formosa D. 1-2 
 6 KL Dragons 1-2 
 7 CLS Knights 1-4 
 8 Saigon H. 0-1 
 9 Alab Pilipinas 0-3 
Last:12/13/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Glen RICE JR.
  TNT K.
  (198-G/F-91)
  Avg: 29.2
 1. Rice-Jr, TNT K.29.2 
 2. Henton, Alaska Aces28.1 
 3. Durham, Meralco .26.3 
 4. Brownlee, B.Gin.24.3 
 5. Fuller, NLEX R.22.6 
 6. Fajardo, SM Be.18.5 
 7. Castro-W., TNT K.18.2 
 8. Santos, SM Beermen16.6 
 9. Lassiter, SM Be.15.3 
 10. Digregorio, Black.14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Allen DURHAM
  Meralco .
  (198-F/C-88)
  Avg: 19.9
 1. Durham, Meralco .19.9 
 2. Fuller, NLEX R.17.7 
 3. Henton, Alaska Aces11.7 
 4. Fajardo, SM Be.11.6 
 5. Brownlee, B.Gin.11.6 
 6. Rice-Jr, TNT K.10.9 
 7. Erram, Blackwater8.7 
 8. Slaughter, B.Gin.8.2 
 9. Williams, TNT K.8.0 
 10. Rosario, TNT K.7.7 
Assists Per Game
 Chris ROSS
  SM Beermen
  (185-G-85)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Ross, SM Beermen6.5 
 2. Durham, Meralco .6.4 
 3. Castro-W., TNT K.6.3 
 4. Rice-Jr, TNT K.5.2 
 5. Newsome, Meralco .5.2 
 6. Tenorio, B.Ginebra4.9 
 7. Brownlee, B.Gin.4.7 
 8. Ahanmisi, Rain o.4.5 
 9. Thompson, B.Gin.4.4 
 10. Cabagnot, SM Be.4.2 
Steals Per Game
 Chris ROSS
  SM Beermen
  (185-G-85)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Ross, SM Beermen2.8 
 2. Rice-Jr, TNT K.2.4 
 3. Henton, Alaska Aces1.6 
 4. Fuller, NLEX R.1.6 
 5. Brownlee, B.Gin.1.6 
 6. Tenorio, B.Ginebra1.5 
 7. Williams, TNT K.1.4 
 8. Castro-W., TNT K.1.3 
 9. Ahanmisi, Rain o.1.2 
 10. Celda, KIA Picanto1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 June Mar FAJARDO
  SM Be.
  (210-C-89)
  Avg: 2.3
 1. Fajardo, SM Be.2.3 
 2. Erram, Blackwater2.1 
 3. Henton, Alaska Aces2.1 
 4. Brownlee, B.Gin.2.0 
 5. Aguilar, B.Ginebra2.0 
 6. Slaughter, B.Gin.1.9 
 7. Santos, SM Beermen1.8 
 8. Fuller, NLEX R.1.5 
 9. Rice-Jr, TNT K.1.4 
 10. Durham, Meralco .1.3 
Player of the Week

 Brandon Brown
  Phoenix
  ( 201-PF-85 )
  
Poll


Articles
Interviews

Filipino Basketball (Men)

First Round Schedule
Blackwater 50% Dec.22 Meralco Bolt
Rain or Shin 50% Dec.22 TNT Ka Trop
KIA Picanto 50% Dec.20 NLEX RW
Hotshots 50% Dec.20 Alaska Aces
SM Beermen 50% Dec.17 Phoenix
Check Full Games/Schedule
Next Round Schedule

Round 5 (Regular Season)

Alab Pilipin Jan.10 Singapore S 88%
Hong Kong E 99% Jan.9 Saigon H.
Formosa D. Jan.7 Mono Vampire 59%
Singapore S 93% Jan.7 Alab Pilipin
Formosa D. 93% Jan.6 Saigon H.
CLS Knights Jan.6 Chongson 92%
Alab Pilipin Jan.3 KL Dragons 77%
2012 PBA Philippine Cup Roundup: November 17-18, 2012 - Nov 18, 2012


POSTED BY:
ENZO FLOJO
E-mail Enzo:
Enzo's Articles

What gives, Gary David?

The high-scoring shooting guard, who was part of the Smart-Gilas 2.0 squad earlier this year, scored just 10 points on a miserable 1-of-8 shooting from the floor against the Petron Blaze Boosters yesterday. In this conference weve seen his play nosedive, which is strange when one considers his career-defining 2011-2012 season.

Last year, David averaged nearly 26.0 points per outing and made a career-best 3.0 triples per match in 49 games for Powerade. Now he has started really slowly, norming 10 points fewer than last year and making good on just 21% of his three-point tries.

Global Port team manager BJ Manalo had something say about the bewildering dip in Davids play.

Dito mo makikita yung pagiging tao nila na somehow na-apektuhan din sila sa mga ganitong balita, said Manalo.

Ganitong balita refers to swirling rumors that the new franchise is looking at the possibility of trading its cornerstone player. The most persistent trade gossip revolves around David playing musical chairs with Petrons Jay Washington and Ginebras Kerby Raymundo. If indeed something like that takes place, David understands why.

Kung ma-trade man ako, ready lang ako mag-adapt sa bagong sistema. Ganyan lang talaga ang buhay sa PBA. Tanggapin na lang natin yung ganun kasi trabaho iyan eh, said David.

Of course, the Batang Pier management are not keen on entertaining such thoughts, or so they say.

On our side, wala kaming balak talagang i-trade si Gary. We intend on keeping him and build the team around him, said Global Port Head for Basketball Operations Erick Arejola.

With many sides airing differing comments, it seems like we will all just have to wait how this telenovela-ish series of events unfolds. All the best, of course, to El Granada Gary David.

Game Recaps:
RIAN OR SHINE ELASTO-PAINTERS over AIR 21 EXPRESS, 71-62

Up against a rejuvenated Air 21 squad, Rain or Shine turned to defense to get back to its winning ways.

The Elasto Painters put the clamps on the fast-paced, high-scoring Express to win, 71-62, in the PBA Philippine Cups road game at the Mindanao Civic Center in Tubod, Lanao del Norte.

We expected a hard game becuase they were coming from a winning momentum, so we just played a lot better defense today than our last game against petron. We resolved to bring back our defensive intensity for this game, said Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao.

The Express on a three-game winning run heading into the game, a streak anchored on their balanced scoring. But against the Elasto Painters, they had to bleed for every point.

We know Mike Cortez and KG Canaleta were their key guys and I have to give credit to the people who matched up against them, sina (Ronnie) Matias, sina Gabe (Norwood) and even si Chito Jaime for the few minutes I used him he did a really good job, said Guiao.

Jaime, a rarely-used wingman, was instrumental even on offense as he touched off his teams 7-0 spurt that gave the Elasto Painters a 61-49 lead early in the fourth period just as Air 21 was threatening to make it a close contest.

Jeff Chan paced the Elasto Painters with 15 points while Beau Belga and Jervy Cruz added 10 apiece.

Canaleta led all scorers with 18 points followed by Mark Isips 12, but Cortez struggled for just 11.

ROS 71- Chan 15, Belga 10, Cruz 10, Norwood 9, Rodriguez 8, Quinahan 5, Arana 4, Jaime 3, Matias 3, Ibanes 2, Tang 2, Uyloan 0.
A21 62- Canaleta 18, Isip 12, Cortez 11, Wilson 6, Custodio 6, Baclao 4, Sena 2, Ritualo 2, Reyes 1, Omolon 0, Arboleda 0.
QS: 21-15, 38-30, 54-49, 71-62

PETRON BLAZE BOOSTERS over GLOBAL PORT BATANG PIER, 110-81

Petron Blazes guns were blazing on Sunday and notched an easy 110-81 win over a listless GlobalPort squad for its second straight win in the 2013 PBA Philippine Cup at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

The Boosters jumped the gun early on Batang Pier and never looked back after a scintillating start to improve their mark to 5-6.

Chris Lutz had 22 points, six rebounds and six assists to lead Petron while Arwind Santos added 20 points and 13 rebounds.

June Mar Fajardo returned from injury and collected 14 points and seven rebounds in 25 minutes.

Its a combination of a lot of things. We caught GlobalPort on its worst game of the season. Nagkataon rin suwerte offensively, said Petron coach Olsen Racela who also drew 10 points each from Jay Washington and Marcio Lassiter.

I really expect a close fight especially Gary David coming off a 21-point fourth quarter. Im surprise with the big margin, he added.

Behind Santos double-double (14 points, 10 rebounds) output in the first half, the Boosters erected a 58-34 spread while shooting 55.6 percent from the field (20-of-36).

Their lead reached as high as 32 points, the last one at 97-65 on Washingtons alley-hoop slam off Alex Cabagnots pass midway in the fourth period.

Rey Guevarra paced Batang Pier with 14 points while David and Josh Vanlangdingham had 10 apiece for the erratic Batang Pier, who dropped to 1-9. Coach Glen Capacios team has now lost its last six outings.

Two-time MVP Willie Miller had only six points in 18 minutes and was sparingly used in the second half.

Right now our concentration is Barako Bull. If we beat them, we have a good chance na makapasok sa top eight, said Racela. Our last two, placings na lang.

PET 110 Lutz 22, Santos 20, Fajardo 14, Lassiter 10, Washington 10, Mallari 6, Duncil 6, Yeo 5, Cabagnot 5, Faundo 4, Lanete 4, Miranda 4.
GLO 81 Guevarra 14, Vanlandingham 10, David 10, Mandani 8, Lingganay 6, Miller 6, Manuel 5, Al-Hussaini 5, Salvador 5, Antonio 5, Yee 4, Deutchman 3, Vergara 0, Adducul 0.
QS: 27-15, 58-34, 81-53, 110-81.

BGY. GINEBRA GIN KINGS over ALASKA ACES, 96-93

On the eve of his birthday, reigning PBA Most Valuable Player Mark Caguioa scored 24 points, including the marginal baskets, to gift Barangay Ginebra San Miguel with a pulsating 96-93 victory over Alaska Sunday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Caguioas floater 43.4 seconds left gave the Gin Kings the lead for good. Alaska had a chance to tie the game, but JVee Casio turned the ball over.

Alaska opted not to foul in the ensuing possession, allowing LA Tenorio to put up a three-pointer. But Ginebra managed to grab the rebound off Tenorios miss, forcing Alaska to foul Caguioa with four seconds left.

The hotshot shooting guard split his free throws, but Alaska once again failed to clear the rebound with just a second left. Ginebra inbounded the ball to seal the victory, the Gin Kings third straight after five losses.

Billy Mamaril had his best scoring game in the last four seasons with 16 points to go along with his 12 rebounds, as well as a crucial save in the dying seconds to keep the ball alive for Ginebra.

I think were lucky were able to sneak out this win. Pahirapan talaga, said Kings coach Siot Tanquingcen.

Were blessed we were able to come out with a win tonight. Lumalamang na ang Alaska but we kept our composure and got back in the game.

It was a sorry loss for the Aces, who led 80-72 in the fourth quarter on RJ Jazuls three-pointer. They last took a 93-91 lead on Mac Baracaels jumper with 1:21 remaining.

Mamaril then tipped in Willy Wilsons attempt to tie the count at 93-all, before Casio committed two straight turnovers to set up Caguioas heroics.

Baracael finished with a team-high 21 points for the Aces, who missed the services of rookie Calvin Abueva due to sickness. Casio added 16 points but was held scoreless in the fourth period as Tanquingcen put the taller Ellis on the Alaska court general.

The victory moved Ginebra back to .500 with a 5-5 win-loss slate. Alaska lost its fourth straight match for a 5-6 card.

Caguioa, who turns 33 on Monday, dedicated the game to Ginebra fans, specially those who put together a celebration for him last Saturday.

GIN 96- Caguioa 24, Mamaril 16, Ellis 12, Tenorio 10, Espiritu 9, Maierhofer 8, Wilson 6, Hatfield 4, Taha 3, Labagala 2, Helterbrand 2.
ALA 93- Baracael 21, Casio 16, Jazul 10, Espinas 10, Thoss 10, Baguio 9, Hontiveros 7, Eman 6, Reyes 2, Dela Cruz 2, Belasco 0.
QS: 21-18, 46-42, 68-73, 96-93

Source: Unless otherwise specified, game recaps were compressed and compiled from InterAKTV. (Writing credit to Rey Joble.)
  




Kiefer
Isaac
Ravena
Ravena leads new faces on PBA opening day - 1 day ago
Ex-Ateneo hotshot and Gilas mainstay Kiefer Isaac Ravena (181-G/F-93) leads 21 other rookies that join the traditional parade of teams during the opening rites of the PBA 43rd season at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on Sunday. Meanwhile, former top draft pick Mike Cortez and KG Canaleta are among the players that will be with new teams while Jake Elvin Pascual (192-SF) are among those coming back from hiatus. Ravena, the No. 2 pick behind Christian Standhardinger (206-F-89, college: Hawaii)...   [read more]

Dior Lowhorn
Dior Lowhorn (ex Rain or Shine) is a newcomer at Satria Muda - 3 days ago
Satria Muda Pertamina Jakarta (IBL) strengthened their roster with addition of 30-year old American forward Dior Lowhorn (201-104kg-87, college: USF). He had one-year break from basketball. The last time he played was in the summer 2016 at Rain or Shine in Filipino PBA league, but left the team in September. In 7 games he recorded solid 20.9ppg, 10.0rpg, 1.4apg and 1.0spg in 2016 season. Lowhorn's team made it to the ASEAN League Semifinals in 2014. He is a very experienced player. Thanks...   [read more]

Xavier
Alexander
Alab Pilipinas absorbed second straight home loss - 16 days ago
Tanduay Alab Pilipinas absorbed their second straight home setback and second defeat overall, 97-83, in a loss to the Singapore Slingers last November 29 (Manila time) at the Sta. Rosa Multi-Purpose Complex in Laguna, Philippines. Former Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) player AJ Mandani proved to be the biggest thorn on the side of Alab as he combined efforts with the two Slingers import to register their second straight victory following an opening game loss. Slingers' Xavier A...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
Gilas held off Chinese Taipei to sweep start of WC qualifiers - 17 days ago  
Cactus Tbilisi welcomes back Bridgeman, ex SM Beermen - 17 days ago  
Gilas edges Japan in World Cup qualifier - 22 days ago  
Russia, Turkey withdraw bid to host FIBA World Cup, leaving two joint bids for 2023 event including Philippines-Japan-Indonesia - 24 days ago  
Blatche expected to return to the Philippines and lead them at Asian Qualifiers - 28 days ago  
Kia sends LA Revilla to Phoenix - 28 days ago  
Yulon Luxgen adds Austin to their roster, ex Pilipinas - 1 month ago  
Gilas Forms 23-player pool for FIBA qualifiers - 1 month ago  
13 players show up as Gilas opens World Cup qualifiers buildup - 1 month ago  
Asia-Basket.com All-PBA Governor's Cup Awards 2017 - 2 months ago  
Brandon Brown (ex Phoenix) agreed terms with ET Land - 2 months ago  
Ginebra prevails in Game 7 to win second straight Govs' Cup title - 2 months ago  
Hapoel Holon lands Glen Rice Jr., ex TNT Ka Tropa - 2 months ago  
Ginebra bounces back to dominate Meralco in Game 5, moves on verge of title repeat - 2 months ago  
Meralco evens finals series in Game 4 win over Ginebra - 2 months ago  
Ginebra grabs Game 2 win and 2-0 lead - 2 months ago  
Ginebra takes 2-0 lead over Meralco in Govs' Cup finals - 2 months ago  
LG Sakers add Bullock to their roster, ex Rain or Shine - 2 months ago  
Lin Chih-Chieh returns to Chinese Taipei national pool for Asian Qualifiers - 2 months ago  
Llamas names veteran-laden Japan selection for Asian Qualifiers - 2 months ago  
1 | 2 | 3

Site Map:
Asia-basket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.