Philippine Cup 2015 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine Cup 2015


Menk grateful for chance to win another title as retirement looms

Jan 06, 2015 - 2:14 PM

It’s a different time for the once dominant big man but he is grateful nonetheless

Veteran center Eric Menk is happy he has a shot at winning another title, this time with Alaska. He is seen here trying to score during a productive semifinals series for him verus Rain or Shine. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Hontiveros’ hot hands sends Alaska to PH Cup finals

Jan 04, 2015 - 7:28 PM

Hontiveros caught fire and drained 5 three pointers in the final period

Dondon Hontiveros came alive in the fourth quarter to wrap up their semifinals series in 6 games. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Leo Austria brings a new culture to San Miguel

Dec 29, 2014 - 9:17 PM

Austria is teaching a number of men some of them MVPs and All Stars how the fundamentals of basketball can serve a great purpose to winning

FIRST FINALS APPEARANCE. San Miguel's Leo Austria will play his first PBA finals as head coach. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Purefoods, Rain or Shine struggle for answers to inconsistencies

Nov 21, 2014 - 7:33 PM

The PBA s perennial contenders have finally begun turning things around in the 2015 Philippine Cup But despite getting wins both are still groping for form

STRUGGLING CONTENDERS. Purefoods coach Tim Cone (left) and Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao aren't satisfied with the performance of their respective teams. File Photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rain or Shine blasts Meralco in physical clash

Nov 15, 2014 - 8:21 PM

Rain or Shine upped the physicality and let it rain from downtown on their way to demolishing Meralco

Ginebra’s change in attitude slowly yields rewards

Nov 15, 2014 - 6:08 PM

It’s way too early in the season to tell whether or not Ginebra will finally fulfill its potential But at the very least there is a definite objective and a clear path to getting there

SMALL VICTORIES. First-time head coach Jeff Cariaso emphasizes to Ginebra small but significant victories in mindset and attitude. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Talk 'N Text's winning streak reaches 3 with Meralco win

Nov 11, 2014 - 9:50 PM

The Texters won their third straight game and improved to 4 2

DAGGER. Ranidel de Ocampo hit a dagger three-pointer late in the game to hold off Meralco. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Abueva's monster game keeps Aces unbeaten

Nov 11, 2014 - 7:29 PM

Abueva delivers his second 20 20 performance of the season to help Alaska remain unscathed