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Alas owns up to ejection as Phoenix misfortunes pile up

Oct 06, 2019 - 9:25 PM

Louie Alas gets thrown out for the second time in the PBA Governors' Cup after being slapped with back-to-back technical fouls

MY BAD. Louie Alas says his complaining compromised his players. Photo from PBA Images

Suspended Abueva 'remorseful' of wrongdoings, says Alas

Jun 15, 2019 - 11:37 PM

Louie Alas says Calvin Abueva, who has been suspended indefinitely, is set to issue a letter to the PBA

OUT. Calvin Abueva has missed 3 games for Phoenix in the 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo from PBA Images

Alas contests flagrant foul called on Murphy after 'choke' on Abueva

Oct 13, 2018 - 9:48 AM

Tempers flared as San Miguel import Kevin Murphy put Phoenix's Calvin Abueva in a headlock and dragged him near the stands for about 10 seconds

HEATED. Tempers flare between San Miguel's Kevin Murphy (left) and Phoenix's Calvin Abueva. Photo from PBA Images

Alas tells Nabong he 'picked the wrong guy' after heated argument

Mar 02, 2018 - 9:29 PM

Louie Alas and Kelly Nabong get into it late in the second half of the Phoenix's 104-100 win over GlobalPort with both exchanging heated words and middle fingers

HEATED. Phoenix Fuel Masters head coach Louie Alas and GlobalPort Batang Pier forward Kelly Nabong engage in a heated argument. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Alas victimized by Alaska's defense: 'We were raped by my former team'

Feb 01, 2018 - 12:15 PM

Phoenix buries only 30 of its 89 shot attempts top produce a paltry 21% shooting from long range

WRATH. The Alaska Aces' prowess in defense limited the Phoenix Fuelmasters to 75 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alaska assistant Louie Alas sees parallels with Warriors finals loss

Jun 22, 2016 - 1:52 PM

As the Golden State Warriors watch their dream season end with a dull thud an eerie feeling of deja vu creeps up Alaska Aces assistant coach Louie Alas s spine

TOUGH DEFEAT. As the Warriors lose a tough NBA Finals series, assistant coach Louie Alas is reminded of the similarly painful defeat of squandering a 3-0 PBA Finals lead months ago. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Vacations, staycations, traditions: PBA stars share Holy Week plans

Mar 23, 2016 - 3:53 PM

How are some of the PBA players and coaches planning to spend Holy Week 2016?

HOLY WEEK PLANS. (From L to R) Calvin Abueva, Jayson Castro, Jeff Chan, Dondon Hontiveros and other PBA stars share their plans for Holy Week 2016. File Photos from Rappler

Louie Alas discusses how negotiations with Perpetual Help broke down

Nov 29, 2015 - 6:05 PM

Alas isn t sure if he d be interested in resuming talks

Louie Alas says coaching Ateneo would be an honor

Nov 29, 2015 - 5:46 PM

The former champion head coach in the NCAA compares mentoring the Blue Eagles to coaching Duke

Abueva, Tubid, others fined over Game 2 rough play

Jan 11, 2015 - 4:29 PM

Calvin Abueva and Ronald Tubid will pay the most in fines over the multiple skirmishes during Game 2 of the finals The Commissioner suspends no players

FINED. Calvin Abueva (L) will pay a total of over P15,000 in fines while Ronald Tubid (R) gets to pay (P13,000) over the 2015 PBA PH Cup Finals rough plays. File photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Fans blame Abueva for 'MMA in the PBA'

Jan 11, 2015 - 12:46 PM

PBA fans weigh in on the physical play in the finals blaming Alaska s Calvin Abueva and saying the league has to do more to control the situation

INSTIGATOR? Fans point to Calvin Abueva (L) as the player to blame for the unnecessary physical play in the 2015 PBA Philippine Cup Finals. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Commissioner summons Alaska, San Miguel players over physical game 2

Jan 10, 2015 - 3:59 PM

After a PBA game that could have easily been mistaken for an MMA slugfest the Commissioner s office summons different Beermen and Aces

BLEEDING OUT. Arwind Santos suffers an injury in the forehead following an intense rebound battle against Calvin Abueva. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Kevin Alas turned to his biggest critic before joining PBA draft

Aug 20, 2014 - 5:40 PM

Former Letran star and PBA D League MVP Kevin Alas sought advice from his father Alaska Aces assistant coach Louie Alas while deciding on whether to join the PBA Draft

FATHER KNOWS BEST. Kevin Alas got his Dad's blessing before submitting for the draft. Photo by Josh Albelda