Manny Pacquiao and Jinkee Pacquiao (MPBL photo)

Pacquiao leads MPBL selection vs Dubai All Stars

Reeling from five straight defeats that pulled them down to a 3-11 record, the Imus Bandera are hoping the fatigue factor will catch up on the Batangas Athletics, who played against the Davao Occidental Tigers on Friday, in their game set to start at 8:30 p.m. (12:30 a.m. Sunday, Philippine time). #MPBL

Pampanga Lanterns (photo from MPBL Facebook)

MPBL: Giant Lanterns, Shoemasters win

The 6-foot-4 Demusis, who formerly saw action in the Thailand Basketball Super League, scored a team-high 15 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and issued 3 assists as the Strikers raised their record to 13-3 in the South division of the 31-team field. #MPBL

Eric Tuadles of CEU passes off against Mark Yee of Marinerong Pilipino (PBA Images)

MPBL: Davao Occ. keeps top spot

Yee, who boasts an MPBL best 29 double-double performances, got support from Emman Calo with 13 points, Chester Saldua with 10, and Yvan Ludovice with 8 points, 8 assists and 2 steals #MPBL

John Wilson of the San Juan Knights (MPBL photo)

MPBL: Knights, Tigers try to stay on top

The Knights, leaders in the North division, are pitted against the host Pampanga Giant Lanterns at 8:30 p.m. while the Tigers, the South division pacesetters, are up against the Bicol Volcanoes at 6:30 p.m. #MPBL

Batangas City Tanduay Athletics (photo from MPBL Facebook)

MPBL: Batangas City, Bacolod, Biñan score crucial wins

Lester Alvarez pumped in 21 points and stepped up big in the absence of Jeff Viernes while Adrian Santos and Nikki Perez also made valuable contributions in leading the Tanduay-backed Athletics to a 76-54 demolition job of the SOCCSKSARGEN Marlins. #MPBL

Manila Stars (photo from MPBL Facebook)

MPBL: Caloocan, Manila spoil rivals streaks

Riding on the crest of an eight-game winning run and a perfect streak with head coach Rich Alvarez in tow, the Warriors found a more determined, more aggressive counterparts in the Caloocan Supremos, who pulled off an inspiring 79-70 triumph. #MPBL