Rafi Reavis - updates

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Reavis after Magnolia falls short of crown: 'Calls didn't go our way'

May 17, 2019 - 10:03 PM

The 41-year-old veteran says the referees – not just the players – should bring their A game and a 'sorry' no longer matters when the score is settled

ALAS. Rafi Reavis could have won his 12th PBA championship. Photo from PBA Images

Reavis experience key vs Fajardo in PBA finals

May 06, 2019 - 12:32 AM

Magnolia gains a 2-1 series lead over San Miguel with its 41-year-old veteran doing work on both ends of the floor

OLD BUT GOLD. Rafi Reavis helps contain June Mar Fajardo as Magnolia takes Game 3 against San Miguel. Photo from PBA Images

Age just a number for 41-year-old Reavis

Apr 29, 2019 - 7:53 AM

The 17-year veteran plays a major role as Magnolia edges Rain or Shine in a do-or-die Game 7 to reach the Philippine Cup finals for the second straight year

RACKING IT UP. Rafi Reavis guns for his 12th PBA championship after helping Magnolia reach the finals anew. Photo from PBA Images

Like life begins at 40, Rafi Reavis chases 11th PBA championship ring

Mar 30, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Rafi Reavis has been in the PBA for so long that Magnolia Hotshots head coach Chito Victolero is barely two years older than him

STILL STRONG. Age is just a number for the 40-year-old Rafi Reavis as he tries to help the Magnolia Hotshots win the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup championship. Photo by PBA Images

WATCH: Gilas Pilipinas, Kobe, LeBron and more take Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug 19, 2014 - 1:53 PM

Gilas Pilipinas members Marc Pingris Marcus Douthit and Jared Dillinger are the latest athletes to take part in the Ice Bucket Challenger for ALS awareness

CHILL OUT. Gilas players Beau Belga, June Mar Fajardo and Andray Blatche prepare to dump ice water on teammates Marcus Douthit, Marc Pingris and Jared Dillinger. Screen grab from Instagram

PBA Fastbreak: Talk N Text, San Mig Coffee remain unbeaten

Mar 17, 2014 - 3:07 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo analyzes Sunday s wins by Talk N Text and San Mig Coffee over Barako Bull and Barangay Ginebra

UNLI-TEXT. Talk N Text's Jimmy Alapag drives past Barako Bull's Dave Marcelo. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Commish Cup Import Lowdown: Josh Dollard and James Mays

Mar 05, 2014 - 12:15 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo analyzes the import players of Barako Bull and San Mig Coffee for the Commissioner s Cup conference

IMPORT QUALITY PLAYERS. James Mays (L) and Josh Dollard (R) will bolster San Mig Coffee and Barako Bull, respectively. Mays photo from AFP, Dollard photo from Facebook

PBA Fastbreak: Elasto Painters live to 'shine' another day

Feb 24, 2014 - 6:48 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo examines how Rain or Shine staved off elimination to win Game 5

SHINE HARD. Beau Belga (left) and Jeff Chan (right) of Rain or Shine celebrate their Game 5 victory. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Momentum at stake for San Mig, RoS in PBA Finals Game 4 tonight

Feb 21, 2014 - 1:15 PM

The Mixers came from behind and delivered defensively to bring down the Elasto Painters in Game 3 How will Rain or Shine respond in Game 4?

YAP ATTACK. San Mig Coffee's James Yap drives to the basket against Jireh Ibanez of Rain or Shine in Game 3. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA: Araña out for 2-3 games due to sprained shoulder ligament

Feb 18, 2014 - 9:01 PM

Rain or Shine s Ryan Araña will be out for 2 3 games due to a sprained ligament in his left shoulder

SIDELINED. Ryan Arana of Rain or Shine will miss 2-3 games with a sprained ligament in his left shoulder. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Clutch RoS takes Finals Game One

Feb 15, 2014 - 7:31 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo breaks down how Rain or Shine was able to defeat San Mig Coffee in Game One of the Philippine Cup Finals

SHINING. Rain or Shine's Ryan Arana goes up for a shot over San Mig's Ian Sangalang. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Yap, Simon shoot San Mig Coffee to Finals

Feb 13, 2014 - 4:41 PM

Mixers shooting guards James Yap and Peter June Simon combined for 58 points to push San Mig Super Coffee to the PBA Philippine Cup Finals

SUPER SHOOTERS. James Yap and Peter June Simon combined for 58 points for the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Mig Coffee heading to finals after Game 7 rout of Ginebra

Feb 12, 2014 - 10:25 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers are heading to the PBA PLDT myDSL Philippine Cup Finals after a convincing win against Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in Game 7 of their semifinals series on Friday night

COFFEE REIGNS SUPREME. James Yap made it rain from the outside shooting 7/10 triples en route to 30 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Mig shoots for finals ticket tonight, but will Ginebra say die?

Feb 10, 2014 - 3:08 PM

PBA writer Levi Verora breaks down tonight s knockout game between San Mig Coffee and Barangay Ginebra

COFFEE OR GIN? Marc Pingris of San Mig Coffee contends for a loose ball against Chris Ellis and Japeth Aguilar of Ginebra. The series, like the ball, is also up in the air. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Big Game James' dagger puts Ginebra down in game 5

Feb 09, 2014 - 1:59 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo discusses how Big Game James stepped up in clutch time against Barangay Ginebra to earn San Mig Coffee the game 5 win

CAFFEINE BOOST. San Mig Coffee's PJ Simon comes off a Barroca screen during game 5. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Ginebra turns the tables on San Mig Coffee

Feb 01, 2014 - 3:27 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo examines what Ginebra did right to turn the tables on San Mig Coffee in game two of their Philippine Cup semifinals series

SLAUGHTER TIME. Greg Slaughter's strong play in Game 2 has silenced his critics...for now. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: San Mig beats TNT, Petron blazes Barako Bull

Jan 22, 2014 - 2:58 PM

Barako Bull s poor shooting Petron s strong front court lineup the Mixers stifling defense and Talk N Text s disappointment PBA writer Enzo Flojo analyzes the opening day of the Philippine Cup playoffs

SIMON SAYS. PJ Simon's strong play carried San Mig Coffee to victory. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images