Tag Archive: PBA Governors Cup

Kiefer Ravena (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Kiefer needs to be ‘Phenom-enal’ for NLEX to succeed

Kiefer Ravena, the second overall pick of the 2017 PBA Draft, will be the cager to watch when the PBA Philippine Cup opens its doors on Dec. 17. He will play for the NLEX Road Warriors, and most expect him to flourish with veteran coach Yeng Guiao guiding him.

Chris Ross goes in for a layup. (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Can Ginebra dethrone San Miguel Beer?

Riding on the momentum of winning back-to-back PBA Governors Cup titles, the Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings try to make it two-in-a-row with the PBA Philippine Cup set to open on Dec. 17.

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.

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.