Purefoods, Talk ‘N Text open Commissioner’s Cup semis clash


Defending champion Purefoods Star Hotshots and the Talk ‘N Text Tropang Texters add another chapter to their storied matchup as they open their best-of-five PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinals showdown Wednesday at SMART-Araneta Coliseum.Ti... more

Chan hopes long break will help him recover from foot injury


Rain or Shine sharpshooter Jeff Chan is hopeful that the Holy Week break will be enough time for him to recuperate from a foot injury.Chan said he re-aggravated the plantar fasciitis in his right foot in the second quarter of the Elasto Painters&rsqu... more

Rain or Shine disposes of Meralco for 1-0 lead in PBA semis


Rain or Shine lost its early lead but recovered in the fourth quarter to beat Meralco, 99-86, and take a 1-0 headstart in their best-of-five semifinals duel in the 2015 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Tuesday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.Their series r... more

‘Confused’ Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao airs concerns about refs: ‘We need to get hold of the officiating’


Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao aired some concerns about the PBA officiating after the referees made a “confusing” call in the fourth quarter of the Elasto Painters’ semifinal series opener against Meralco on Tuesday. Gabe Norwoo... more

Ginebra trades Forrester, Ababou to Barako for draft pick


Shortly after appointing Frankie Lim as its new coach, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel took another step towards a fresher start by trading Dylan Ababou and James Forrester to Barako Bull for the Energy's 2015 first round draft pick.Both players were sel... more

Koy Banal happy to welcome his old players Dylan Ababou, James Forrester into Barako Bull fold


Dylan Ababou and James Forrester find themselves reuniting with Koy Banal, an old coach of theirs from their amateur days, after they were acquired to beef up the Barako Bull lineup on Tuesday.Ababou played for Banal for the Magnolia Wizards in the P... more

David credits defense for Meralco's comeback


MANILA, Philippines – Meralco's top gunner Gary David credited their defense for their hard-fought overtime victory against NLEX that allowed them to enter the semi-finals of the PBA Commissioner's Cup.Meralco rallied from a 20-point third-quar... more

Lim takes over Ginebra; Tenorio-Pringle trade brewing


BARANGAY Ginebra’s early exit in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup has triggered changes in the coaching staff, as expected, with Frankie Lim taking over from Ato Agustin.But what’s stunning are trade rumors that, according to a reliable s... more

Alaska's import for Governors' Cup? Russell Westbrook, jokes Alex Compton


After Alaska bowed out of the playoffs of the Commissioners' Cup, the Aces are once again back to square one in their bid to win the franchise' 15th title in the PBA.The team, which went to the finals of the Philippine Cup but fell short of winning t... more

Former PBA import Orton: Martin Luther King comparison to Pacquiao ‘absurd’


Former PBA import Daniel Orton opened up about his short stint in the Philippines while suiting up for the Purefoods Hotshots.Orton, a former NBA veteran, will mostly be remembered for insulting Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao.In an interview w... more

Rain or Shine, Meralco begin Commissioner’s Cup semifinals showdown


The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters and the Meralco Bolts try to draw first blood in Game One as they open their best-of-five PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinals Tuesday at SMART-Araneta Coliseum.Tip-off is set at 7 p.m. live on TV5.The two squads... more

Barroca, Devance share Player of the Week award


MANILA, Philippines – The Purefoods tandem of Mark Barroca and Joe Devance shared the Player of the Week award for the period of March 23 to 29 after they helped the Hotshots advance to the semi-finals of the PBA Commissioner's Cup.Barroca and... more

Despite subpar conference, Compton proud of Alaska


MANILA, Philippines – Alaska head coach Alex Compton was far from satisfied with how his team performed in the PBA Commissioner's Cup.Despite this, Compton expressed pride with the character shown by his players in what was a difficult conferen... more

Pido Jarencio reappointed as GlobalPort head coach; Eric Gonzales back as deputy


Pido Jarencio will once again call the shots for the GlobalPort Batang Pier when the season-ending Governors’ Cup gets underway.Bonnie Tan, the team manager of GlobalPort, confirmed the news to InterAksyon.com, saying the team is welcoming back... more

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