Category Archives: Sports

Sol Mercado of Barangay Ginebra (photo by Peter Baltazar)

PBA: Even on crutches, ‘Sol-Train’ obliges to Ginebra fans

Sol Mercado of Barangay Ginebra was absent for game 5 of the 2017 PBA Governors Cup Finals after falling to an injury in game 4. The “Sol-Train” is currently dealing with a high-grade ankle sprain but was on hand to support the Gin Kings at the Philippine Arena.

Justin Brownlee of Barangay Ginebra drives past Matt Ganuelas-Rosser of San Miguel Beer (photo by Peter Baltazar)
SMB head coach Leo Austria (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: SMB-Kia trade will need ‘major’ revisions

Kia Picanto owns the rights to the top overall pick of the 2017 PBA Draft and several teams are understandably trying to strike a deal. TnT KaTropa was previously linked but the latest club to pitch is the San Miguel Beermen.

Dwyane Wade (photo by Keith Allison/ Flickr)

NBA: Wade gets to start at shooting guard for Cavs

Dwyane Wade signed as a free agent with the Cavaliers without being promised a starting job.

Michael Jordan (photo by Bryan Horowitz/ Flickr)

NBA: Michael Jordan donates $7 M to build clinics

Hornets owner Michael Jordan is donating $7 million to launch medical clinics that he hopes will help at-risk communities in Charlotte.

Glen Rice Jr. (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Fried ‘Rice’ too hot for TnT to handle

TnT KaTropa took a big chance on Glen Rice Jr., likely aware of his unfortunate past. The son of NBA legend Glen Rice Sr. ran into trouble in 2016 when he was arrested on battery and robbery charges according to TMZ and the Albany Herald.

Joel Embiid (photo from @JoelEmbiid/ Twitter)

76ers, Embiid agree on max contract extension

Philadelphia bet its future on Embiid, signing one of the more talented, yet injury-prone, players in the game to a league maximum contract extension.

Justin Brownlee (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Ginebra advances to Governors’ Cup finals

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel defeated TnT Katropa, 115-105, to advance to the 2017 PBA Governors Cup Finals set to begin on Oct. 13, 2017.

PBA Governors Cup Game 4 skirmish involving Geln Rice Jr. and Kevin Ferrer (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: TnT’s climb gets tougher with Rice Jr. ejection

TnT KaTropa will have to turn to their local crew if they are to live for another day. Needing to win game 4 to force a winner-take-all, TnT lost reinforcement Glen Rice Jr. right in the very first quarter after being thrown out for two technical fouls.

Basketball Champions League Mobile App

Basketball Champions League launches first app

The Basketball Champions League has launched his brand new app, offering unique personal experience for each and every fan.