Daniel Orton - updates

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Daniel Orton: Comparing Pacquiao to MLK is 'absurd'

Mar 29, 2015 - 6:27 PM

I didn t think I was going to be punished as bad as I was for telling the truth Daniel Orton says after being dismissed from Purefoods

Purefoods import Daniel Orton (L) isn't a big fan of Manny Pacquiao (R) as a basketball player. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

'If I hurt Mayweather I expect him to run,' says Pacquiao

Feb 26, 2015 - 4:54 AM

Pacquiao says his game plan will be to use my left and right when he faces Mayweather adding that he plans to play in KIA s game on Saturday

Manny Pacquiao speaks to his KIA Carnival squad before their game on Wednesday against Talk 'N Text. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Not so Hotshot anymore: why Purefoods is in a slump

Feb 23, 2015 - 7:55 PM

After three straight losses the script for the Purefoods Star Hotshots has switched from They re back to What the hell happened?

SPOILED FOOD. Purefoods has dealt with key injuries - like the one currently affecting James Yap - plus a revolving door of imports that has hurt their Commissioner's Cup campaign. Photo by Josh Albelda

Orton fined P250,000 for ‘disrespectful’ Pacquiao, ref comments

Feb 20, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The PBA came down hard on the Purefoods import after he said Pacquiao playing in the PBA was a joke and that the referees made their loss to KIA a mockery

Purefoods import Daniel Orton (L) isn't a big fan of Manny Pacquiao (R) as a basketball player. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Mamasapano viral video, Obama on extremism, Orton on Pacquiao | The wRap

Feb 19, 2015 - 11:55 PM

The NBI says the BIFF might have killed a SAF trooper in a viral video US President Obama urges leaders to unite against extremism A PBA import says Pacquiao playing basketball is “a joke”

WATCH: Mayweather shows off hoops skills after Pacquiao's first PBA point

Feb 19, 2015 - 4:57 PM

After Pacquiao broke into the PBA record books with his first point Floyd Mayweather posts a video of himself sinking basket after basket on Instagram

AIR PACMAN. Manny Pacquiao's basketball exploits have caught the attention of Floyd Mayweather. File photo by Josh Albelda

Purefoods' Orton: Pacquiao in the PBA is 'a joke'

Feb 18, 2015 - 10:20 PM

“Professional boxer yeah okay Congressman alright Professional basketball player? No It’s a joke said Purefoods import Daniel Orton of Manny Pacquiao

Purefoods import Daniel Orton (L) isn't a big fan of Manny Pacquiao (R) as a basketball player. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Orton makes Purefoods a dangerous contender, says Cone

Feb 18, 2015 - 4:06 AM

Purefoods will face KIA and their 7 foot 3 import PJ Ramos on Wednesday as the Star Hotshots look to rebound from their first loss of the conference

Purefoods coach Tim Cone shakes hands with KIA playing coach and 8-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao in November. Cone's team will look to bounce back from their first loss of the conference against KIA on Wednesday. File photo by Mark Cristino

Rain or Shine deals Purefoods first loss in Zamboanga

Feb 14, 2015 - 7:28 PM

Birthday boy Paul Lee leads the Elasto Painters conquest of the Hotshots with 18 points 8 rebounds and two assists

Rain or Shine's Paul Lee lines up a triple from the corner against Purefoods' Justin Melton. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Orton dazzles, dunks, and dances in Purefoods debut

Feb 13, 2015 - 11:08 PM

In just one game Orton makes sure nobody will forget his name and his face any time soon

GOOD FIRST IMPRESSION. New Purefoods import Daniel Orton made a good first impression in his first PBA game. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Barroca, Orton lead Purefoods’ rout of NLEX

Feb 11, 2015 - 9:14 PM

Daniel Orton leads Purefoods 87 62 rout of NLEX He debuts with 16 points and 12 rebounds

New Purefoods import Daniel Orton posts up against NLEX's Asi Taulava.

Cone goes with Blakely over Orton in Purefoods-Blackwater tiff

Feb 06, 2015 - 2:18 PM

Purefoods head coach Tim Cone says he wants to give Daniel Orton more time to familiarize himself with the Star Hotshots system

TEMPORARY. Marqus Blakely will suit up for Purefoods one more time in the PBA 2015 Commissioner's Cup.

Meet the 2015 PBA Commissioner's Cup imports

Jan 27, 2015 - 2:05 PM

The list of this conference s imports includes a former PBA Best Import awardee an NBA All Rookie team member an ABL MVP and a player who towers over all at 7 foot 3

PJ Ramos will be hard to get a shot off over at 7-foot-3. Photo by Aris Messinis/AFP