TNT KaTropa dominates Ginebra to secure twice-to-beat

Sep 23, 2017 - 8:20 PM

The TNT Katropa secured their spot in the top 4 and surged to their fourth straight win after toppling the top seed Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.

TWICE TO BEAT. Jayson Castro showed why he is one of the best guards in the league by dropping 28 points and 7 assists. Photo by PBA Images

Ginebra bests Rain or Shine to grab solo lead in Governors' Cup

Sep 16, 2017 - 9:20 PM

'It was a real grind tonight trying to get that win,' says Ginebra head coach Tim Cone

SOLO LEAD. Raymond Almazan finished with a team-high of 20 points. Photo by PBA Images.

Ginebra pulls away late to beat Blackwater for 7th straight win

Sep 08, 2017 - 9:34 PM

Greg Slaughter had a team high 22 points coupled with 8 rebounds while Justin Brownlee had 17 markers and 13 boards

SEVEN STRAIGHT. Ginebra's fourth quarter rally helped seal the deal for their seventh straight win. Photo by PBA Images/AFP

Ginebra continues streak, overcomes rival Star in overtime

Sep 03, 2017 - 10:09 PM

Ginebra has now won 6 straight games to grab the solo lead in the elimination ladder of the season ending conference

OVERTIME. Down 92-95 with 2.5 seconds to go, the Hotshots sent the game into overtime. Photo by PBA Images

Ginebra trades Chris Ellis, Dave Marcelo to Blackwater for Art Dela Cruz, Raymond Aguilar - report

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:09 PM

Chris Ellis is expected to get more playing time with Blackwater

TRADED. Chris Ellis is heading to the Blackwater Elite. Photo by PBA Images

Barangay Ginebra trounces Phoenix for 5th straight win

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:35 PM

Ginebra keeps peace with fellow conference leaders Meralco

GIN STREAK. Japeth Aguilar contributed 19 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocks in the win. Photo by PBA media

Ginebra gives NLEX its first heartbreak in PBA Governors' Cup

Aug 05, 2017 - 9:17 PM

Ginebra improves to a 3 1 record while NLEX suffers its first loss against 4 wins

THIRD STRAIGHT. Joe Devance and Barangay Ginebra notch their third consecutive victory. Photo from PBA Images

Defending champ Ginebra thrashes KIA for second Govs Cup win

Aug 02, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Ginebra goes up 2 1 while KIA remains winless in 4 games

OFF THE BENCH. Greg Slaughter successfully comes off the bench once again as Ginebra routs KIA. Photo from PBA Images

GlobalPort coach Pumaren brushes off sideline scuffle with guard Pringle

Jul 30, 2017 - 10:32 PM

Pumaren is caught on camera having a verbal spat with Pringle during a huddle

PLAYER-COACH SPAT. Stanley Pringle (C) gets into a heated argument with his coach Franz Pumaren during GlobalPort's game against Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Defending champion Ginebra trounces GlobalPort to enter win column

Jul 30, 2017 - 9:56 PM

Ginebra wins big after dropping its conference opener

COURT GENERAL. LA Tenorio leads Barangay Ginebra to a rout of GlobalPort. Photo from PBA Images

Slaughter working to fit in again with Ginebra after long absence

Jul 24, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Greg Slaughter has some adjusting to do after 10 months off the court

FITTING IN. Greg Slaughter is working on re-integrating himself into Barangay Ginebra after a 10-month absence. Photo from PBA Images

Meralco prevails in Governors' Cup Finals rematch with Ginebra

Jul 23, 2017 - 10:05 PM

Meralco beats Ginebra for the first time since Game 3 of last year s Governors Cup Finals

BOLTS WIN. Allen Durham leads Meralco in a win over Ginebra to open their 2017 PBA Governors' Cup campaign. Photo from PBA Images

Castro powers TNT past Ginebra and into PBA Finals

Jun 17, 2017 - 7:17 PM

TNT will face San Miguel in a best of 7 finals affair

THE BLUR. Jayson Castro leads TNT past Ginebra for a return trip to the PBA Finals. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra crushes TNT in Game 3, cuts series deficit to 2-1

Jun 15, 2017 - 9:16 PM

Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings still cling to their finals dream after avoiding a semifinals sweep by TNT KaTropa

TNT on brink of finals stint after pushing Ginebra down 0-2

Jun 13, 2017 - 9:52 PM

TNT is now a win away from the finals of the 2017 PBA Commissioner s Cup

2-0. Jayson Castro and TNT are a win away from the finals Photo from PBA Images

TNT and its hulking import Smith too much for Ginebra in semis game 1

Jun 11, 2017 - 8:49 PM

UPDATED TNT holds on to its lead from the first half leaning on import Joshua Smith s size to ward off Ginebra

DOMINANCE. Import Joshua Smith dominates as TNT takes game 1 of the semifinals against Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Tenorio surprised by scuffle but still respects Romeo

Jun 06, 2017 - 11:50 PM

Emotions run high between guards LA Tenorio and Terrence Romeo during Ginebra s quarterfinals win over GlobalPort

SCUFFLE. Tensions rise between guards LA Tenorio and Terrence Romeo during the quarterfinals. Photo from PBA Images

Brownlee, Ginebra torch GlobalPort to reach Comms Cup semis

Jun 06, 2017 - 9:27 PM

The top seeded Ginebra will face either TNT or Meralco in the semifinals

CONFERENCE HIGH. Justin Brownlee puts up a conference-high 39 points including 7 3-pointers as Ginebra cruises past GlobalPort in the quarterfinals. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra slips past Mahindra to clinch top seed in Comms Cup

Jun 02, 2017 - 9:25 PM

The twice to beat Gin Kings will face either Alaska or GlobalPort in the next round

LOOK: Japeth Aguilar visits wake of avid fan who passed away

May 29, 2017 - 7:33 PM

The Barangay Ginebra big man is seen at the wake of Jusper Soriano affectionately known as Little Japeth by those close to him

'LITTLE JAPETH'. Japeth Aguilar poses with his fan Jusper Soriano, dubbed 'Little Japeth' by his family. Screengrab from Aguilar's Instagram account

Ginebra prevails in hard-fought match against Meralco

May 28, 2017 - 10:24 PM

Wearing retro jerseys Ginebra pulls away late in the game while Meralco ends the elimination round on a 3 game losing skid

RETRO GINEBRA. Barangay Ginebra wears retro jerseys from 1991 and goes on to win against Meralco. Photo from PBA Images

Barangay Ginebra overpowers Blackwater, strengthening bid for top two finish

May 26, 2017 - 9:54 PM

The Gin Kings took another step forward towards securing twice to beat advantage

HANG TIME. The Gin Kings will need to survive crucial matches against the Meralco Bolts as well as the Mahindra Floodbuster to secure a twice-to-beat advantage come the quarterfinals. Photo by PBA Media Bureau

Ginebra avoids another collapse, pushes back San Miguel

May 21, 2017 - 9:51 PM

Ginebra and San Miguel are now tied with 6 2 records

HANG ON. Ginebra hangs on this time to successfully close out San Miguel. Photo from PBA Images

Rain Or Shine's fourth quarter rally propels them past Ginebra

May 19, 2017 - 9:51 PM

A 35 19 run to close the game carries Rain or Shine to a win over the Gin Kings

PAINT JOB. James Yap and the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters hand Ginebra its second loss of the season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Brownlee saves the day again as Ginebra survives Alaska

May 07, 2017 - 9:22 PM

It s Ginebra 5th straight victory in the 2017 PBA Commissioner s Cup

5TH WIN. Justin Brownlee powers Ginebra to its 5th straight win of the conference. Photo from PBA Images

PBA legend Eric Menk honored in retirement ceremony

May 07, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The 2005 PBA MVP is given a fitting tribute in front of Barangay Ginebra and Alaska fans

HONORED. Eric Menk is honored during a retirement ceremony on Sunday, May 7 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra shuts down TNT in second half for comfortable win

Apr 23, 2017 - 9:08 PM

The Gin Kings outscore the KaTropa by 52 28 in the second half

WIN STREAK. Justin Brownlee sizzles for 34 points as Ginebra stretches win streak to 4 games. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra third quarter surge propels them past NLEX

Apr 19, 2017 - 9:25 PM

After a lackluster first half the Gin Kings rebound and knock the wind out of the Road Warriors in a blistering 42 14 rally that shut NLEX out for good

THIRD STRAIGHT. Joe Devance and Barangay Ginebra notch their third consecutive victory. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra stops streaking Star behind Brownlee's 30 points

Apr 09, 2017 - 9:13 PM

The Gin Kings stop a 4 game winning run by their rivals

2-1. Justin Brownlee leads the Gin Kings to a victory over the Hotshots. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup – Star Hotshots vs Barangay Ginebra

Apr 08, 2017 - 11:43 PM

Bookmark this page to get updates from the game starting at 6:45 pm on Sunday April 9

Ginebra bucks slow start, overpowers GlobalPort for first win

Apr 05, 2017 - 9:14 PM

UPDATED Ginebra improves to a 1 1 record and in the same vein extends GlobalPort s miserable start to 0 3

FIRST WIN. Justin Brownlee leads Ginebra to its first win of the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo from PBA Images

WATCH: JC Intal posterizes Ginebra's Justin Brownlee

Apr 01, 2017 - 8:51 PM

Intal put Brownlee on a poster in the first half when he finished a steal with a thunderous dunk against the import s defense

NASTY. JC Intal throws down a nasty one against Justin Brownlee. Photo from PBA Images

McKay saves the day as Phoenix slips past Ginebra

Apr 01, 2017 - 7:47 PM

UPDATED Against 3 Ginebra defenders Jameel McKay sinks the go ahead basket with 18 6 seconds left to put the Fuel Masters on top for good

GAME-WINNER. Jameel McKay (R) converts the go-ahead basket late in the game as Phoenix slips past Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Lassiter intends 'no shade' with Muhammad Ali shirt after finals win

Mar 06, 2017 - 5:25 PM

Marcio Lassiter wears a shirt featuring the iconic photograph of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali standing over his old foe Sonny Liston

NO SHADE. Marcio Lassiter wears a shirt featuring the iconic photo of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali standing over Sonny Liston after San Miguel defeated Ginebra to win the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup title. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Chris Ross delivers again on the big stage for 2nd Finals MVP honor

Mar 06, 2017 - 4:26 PM

Fueled by the immensity of the playoffs and the finals Chris Ross challenged the conventional perceptions of him as a player and turned them inside out

WELL-DESERVED. Playmaker Chris Ross earns a well-deserved Finals MVP award for the second straight Philippine Cup conference. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: San Miguel fulfills 3-peat goal in 2017 Philippine Cup

Mar 06, 2017 - 2:55 AM

Check out photos from San Miguel Beer s 2017 PBA Philippine Cup championship celebration

Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

San Miguel finishes Ginebra for 3rd straight PH Cup title

Mar 05, 2017 - 8:52 PM

UPDATED Never say die runs out for the Gin Kings as the Beermen continue their dominance in the All Filipino conference

BEER RUN. The San Miguel Beermen wrapped up a third straight Philippine Cup title, overpowering Ginebra over 5 games. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

'Do-or-die': Helterbrand believes Ginebra can overcome 1-3 deficit

Mar 04, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Ginebra will try to accomplish what the Cavs accomplished during last season s NBA Finals

DO OR DIE. Jayjay Helterbrand says Ginebra is at its best when their "backs are against the wall." Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Finals Game 5 – Barangay Ginebra vs San Miguel Beermen

Mar 04, 2017 - 1:17 PM

Bookmark this page to get updates on Game 5 starting at 6:30 pm on Sunday March 5

San Miguel builds early lead, holds off Ginebra late in Game 4

Mar 03, 2017 - 9:35 PM

The Beermen move to one win away from a Philippine Cup title after taking a 3 1 series lead over Ginebra

SALTY. The San Miguel Beermen led by as many as 26 points to send the Gin Kings to a demoralizing loss. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Finals Game 4 – Barangay Ginebra vs San Miguel Beermen

Mar 02, 2017 - 8:51 PM

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Cone 'no comment' on commotion due to late Ross 3-pointer in Game 3

Mar 01, 2017 - 11:12 PM

Tim Cone was heard and seen yelling inside the hallway as both teams headed for the locker rooms But when asked to comment he chose to stay mum

MUM. Coach Tim Cone declines to comment on post-game shouting incident with Chris Ross. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

SMB edges Ginebra in Game 3 for 2-1 finals lead

Mar 01, 2017 - 9:25 PM

The Beermen go ahead 2 1 in the best of 7 finals series

2-1. Chris Ross pours __ points as San Miguel upends Ginebra in Game 3 of the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup Finals. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Brownlee to be Ginebra's import for next two conferences

Mar 01, 2017 - 6:25 PM

Justin Brownlee will arrive in the Philippines on March 6

HE'S BACK. Justin Brownlee will play for Ginebra in the upcoming Commissioner's Cup and Governors' Cup conferences. File Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Finals Game 3 – Barangay Ginebra vs San Miguel Beermen

Feb 28, 2017 - 1:35 PM

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WATCH: Aguilar posterizes Fajardo in Game 2 of PH Cup Finals

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:22 PM

Japeth Aguilar slams it home hard against the defense of June Mar Fajardo

POSTERIZED. Japeth Aguilar puts June Mar Fajardo on a poster in Game 2 of the finals. Photo from PBA Images

WATCH: Marcio Lassiter goes 'Salt Bae' on Sol Mercado

Feb 27, 2017 - 3:24 PM

Who knew doing the Salt Bae meme would be punishable by ejection?

SALT BAE. Marcio Lassiter is called for a technical foul, and consequently ejected, in Game 2 after doing the 'salt bae' meme on Sol Mercado. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra survives SMB's storm in OT to level finals series

Feb 26, 2017 - 9:50 PM

The best of 7 2017 PBA Philippine Cup Finals is now tied at 1 1

TIED. LA Tenorio and Barangay Ginebra tie the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup Finals at 1-1. Photo from PBA Images

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Finals Game 2 - Barangay Ginebra vs San Miguel Beermen

Feb 26, 2017 - 2:20 AM

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No room for complacency as San Miguel heads to ‘Ginebra country’

Feb 25, 2017 - 12:27 PM

San Miguel may have blown out Ginebra in Game 1 but Leo Austria knows the crowd in Quezon province will be on the Gin Kings side for Game 2

CRUNCH TIME. San Miguel coach Leo Austria says their Game 1 victory gave them a "psychological advantage and momentum," but knows the series is far from over. Photo by PBA Images