Tag Archives: Philippine basketball

Joseph Yeo of the Manila All-Stars (MLeague photo)

Metro League: Yeo powers Manila past Pateros

MANILA drew inspiration from former PBA star Joseph Yeo to roll back Pateros, 86-83, and gain a share of the North Division lead with Quezon City which beat San Juan 84-82 last Thursday in the Metro League Open basketball tournament at the San Andres Sports Complex.

M-League Presscon (photo from Roy Afable)

Metro League officially opens

EXPECT exciting action as the Metro League Open presented by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) in partnership with the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) unwraps today at the Caloocan City Sports Complex.

Gilas Pilipinas Center Andray Blatche goes after Daniel Kickert during the PH vs. AUS FIBA match (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

Boomers fear for safety after ugly FIBA game brawl

A “bruised and battered” Australian team feared for its safety and sought government help to escape the court after a mass brawl with the Philippine side at an international match in Manila, officials said Tuesday.

Aldin Ayo (YouTube screen capture | Manila Bulletin Online)

UAAP: Ayo’s dying flame ended up burning bridges with DLSU

Philippine basketball got shook up last Dec. 26 with Aldin Ayo reportedly leaving his post at DLSU and take on the head coaching duties for the University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers.