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The Top 10 Basketball Stories of 2014

Jan 01, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Columnist Enzo Flojo looks back at some of the most compelling basketball related stories of 2014

HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Purefoods (Manila Clasico 2015 PBA PH Cup)

Nov 09, 2014 - 4:08 PM

Rappler s live blog of the first edition of the Manila Clasico in the 40th Season of the PBA

Alaska hands defending champs Purefoods a 20-point beating

Oct 22, 2014 - 10:51 PM

The Beast Calvin Abueva leads the Aces as dominate defending champions Star Hotshots

BEASTLY START. Calvin Abueva unleashes 21 points to lead the Aces over the Star Hotshots. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Devance says Purefoods is ready to face challenges with history on the horizon

Oct 17, 2014 - 2:21 AM

With his team heading into a new season with a target on their chests Joe Devance says Purefoods will not rest on its laurels

HOTSHOTS HOT SHOT. Joe Devance says his team will continue to push themselves despite the success they achieved last season. File photo by Kevin Dela Cruz

SMC Mixers to be renamed Purefoods Star Hotshots

Oct 15, 2014 - 9:07 PM

Defending PBA Grand Slam champion San Mig Coffee Mixers will change their team name to Purefoods Star Hotshots ahead of the 2014 2015 PBA season

PUREFOODS ORIGINAL. James Yap poses in front of the team's new logo. Photo from Yap's Instagram

'Manila Clasico' preseason battle ends in draw

Oct 11, 2014 - 6:27 PM

The defending Grand Slam champion San Mig Super Coffee Mixers were held to a 92 all draw with Barangay Ginebra San Miguel

Barangay Ginebra and San Mig Coffee battled to a draw in their preseason match. File photo by Nuki Sabio

Tim Cone: ‘I don’t know any Asian imports better than our players’

Oct 10, 2014 - 6:38 PM

We just proved in the World Championships that we’re at the best of Asia and now we’re gonna bring in imports that are supposed to be better than our players?

File Photo by Josh Albelda/RapplerFILIPINO BALLERS ARE GOOD. Tim Cone believes Filipino basketball players are at par with the best in Asia. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Pingris assures all is fine between Chot, Douthit

Oct 10, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Pingris says that the relationship between Reyes and Douthit was prior to Gilas’ loss to Korea but the head coach still felt it was the right thing to bench his starting center to make an example

ALL IS GOOD. Marcus Douthit and Chot Reyes have ironed out their differences, says Marc Pingris. Reyes file photo by Rappler, Marcus Douthit file photo by Liu Jin/AFP

Former NBA coach prepares San Mig Coffee for title defense

Oct 10, 2014 - 3:01 AM

Tommy Newell a former assistant coach to the Seattle Supersonics and Dallas Mavericks is working with San Mig Coffee on their fundamentals

Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

PBA PH Cup elimination round schedule

Oct 03, 2014 - 10:19 PM

Find out when your favorite PBA teams are playing

Grand Slam coach Tim Cone wins Coach of the Year

Aug 22, 2014 - 6:07 PM

Winning a Grand Slam is the thrill of all thrills says Tim Cone

COACH TIM. After getting his second PBA Grandslam, the PBA Press Corps names Tim Cone the 2014 Coach of the Year. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig's grand slam victory is destiny fullfilled

Jul 13, 2014 - 6:45 AM

Unlike previous grand slams this one by San Mig Coffee was not a dominant run It was hard earned fighting thru numerous do or die battles

GRAND SLAM COACH. Winning a Grand Slam deserves a water bath. Here coach Tim Cone gets some love from his players after winning the championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Mig Super Coffee Mixers claim rare PBA Grand Slam

Jul 10, 2014 - 11:31 PM

This championship gives coach Tim Cone his 18th title overall 4th consecutive and 2nd Grand Slam

IN PHOTOS: San Mig Coffee's historic Grand Slam

Jul 10, 2014 - 7:50 PM

Relive the glorious end to the PBA s 39th season through these photos

GRAND SLAM COACH. Winning a Grand Slam deserves a water bath. Here coach Tim Cone gets some love from his players after winning the championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Mig Coffee marches into history with Grand Slam feat

Jul 09, 2014 - 11:05 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers give Tim Cone his second PBA grand slam

BIG GAME. James Yap (L) takes a jumper over Paul Lee (R). Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine Game 5

Jul 09, 2014 - 6:19 PM

Live blog of Game 5 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine

Rain or Shine withstands San Mig Coffee storm, forces Game 5

Jul 07, 2014 - 10:25 PM

The Elasto Painters were on fire in the 2nd period finishing the half ahead by double digits and never looked back to take Game 4 88 79

STEPPING UP. Gabe Norwood, aggressive on offense in Game 4, goes up for a jumper. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine Game 4

Jul 07, 2014 - 6:02 PM

Live blog of Game 4 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine

Grand Slam beckons as San Mig Coffee goes up 2-1

Jul 05, 2014 - 7:22 PM

Sangalang ignited a fourth quarter surge by San Mig Coffee scoring 6 straight points to put his team ahead for good

INSIDE SPARK. Ian Sangalang scored 8 points in the 4th quarter as the Mixers surge to win Game 3 of the PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

HIGHLIGHTS: San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine Game 3

Jul 05, 2014 - 3:16 PM

Live blog of Game 3 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine

Guiao asks for investigation on 'suspicious' PBA Draft lottery

Jul 04, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Guiao on PBA Draft lottery: We thought it was just crude it was lacking in credibility

SUSPICIOUS. Rain or Shine head coach Yeng Guiao (L) seen here standing next to import Arizona Reid (R) says the team will ask for the PBA lottery draw to be investigated. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

AZ Reid proves himself as Rain or Shine equalizes series

Jul 03, 2014 - 10:51 PM

Newly minted Best Import awardee Arizona Reid showed why he deserves the award hitting the game winning basket

COLD-BLOODED THREE. Arizona Reid made the game-winning three-pointer to give Rain or Shine an 89-87 win over the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine Game 2

Jul 03, 2014 - 4:29 PM

Live blog of Game 2 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine

James Yap delivers as San Mig Coffee snatches away Game 1

Jul 01, 2014 - 11:40 PM

Trusted veteran James Yap delivered the final blow to put away the Painters in the last minute of Game 1

BIG GAME ONCE AGAIN. James Yap comes through for San Mig Coffee once again with two big shot to put away Rain or Shine in Game 1 of the Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine Game 1

Jul 01, 2014 - 7:51 PM

Live blog of Game 1 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine

Cone feels no pressure, just appreciation for second Grand Slam opportunity

Jul 01, 2014 - 3:35 PM

Seventeen time champion coach Tim Cone feels no pressure as he approaches yet another Grand Slam opportunity

NO PRESSURE. Tim Cone knows what it's like to win a Grand Slam and is trying to replicate the feat with the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers. Photo by Josh Albelda

Yeng Guiao defends Rain or Shine's 'physical' reputation

Jul 01, 2014 - 4:19 AM

The most basic right of every person is to defend yourself said Rain or Shine s coach as his team prepares to challenge San Mig Coffee for the Governors Cup title

READY TO GOVERN. Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao addresses the media at the Governors' Cup Finals press conference. Photo by Josh Albelda

Rain or Shine survives Alaska, 97-94

Jun 28, 2014 - 9:03 PM

The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters pull out another win in Game 5 and book a ticket to the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals against the San Mig Coffee Mixers

San Mig Coffee sends home Talk 'N Text, advances to finals

Jun 27, 2014 - 11:50 PM

Yap led the Mixers with 25 points on 5 of 9 from downtown as San Mig Coffee advances to the Governors Cup finals with a Grand Slam in mind

CAFFEINE OVERLOAD. Mark Barroca of San Mig Coffee goes in for an uncontested layup. Photo by Josh Albelda

Talk ‘N Text lives to fight another day, forces Game 5

Jun 25, 2014 - 10:55 PM

Behind 22 points and 13 rebounds from a banged up Paul Harris Talk ‘N Text outlasted San Mig Coffee to force a win or go home Game 5 showdown on Friday

ONE MORE NIGHT. Marc Pingris (C) and Ranidel de Ocampo (R) will lead their sides into battle in a win or go home showdown. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Talk 'N Text stays in the hunt, pummels San Mig Coffee

Jun 23, 2014 - 10:42 PM

Talk N Text took out their frustrations after two straight heart breaking losses blowing out San Mig Coffee to keep their title hopes alive

SWEEP ON HOLD. Talk 'N Text's Ranidel de Ocampo puts up a jumper of Marc Pingris of San Mig Coffee. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Talk 'N Text fights to stay alive in semis Game 3

Jun 23, 2014 - 7:11 PM

I have complete faith in the guys in that locker room to get out and get it done says Jimmy Alapag

KAYA KO YAN. Jimmy Alapag, seen driving to the basket in game 2 against San Mig Coffee's Justin Melton, feels good about their chances of making the finals. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee blasts Talk 'N Text, climbs to a 2-0 semis lead

Jun 21, 2014 - 8:35 PM

The Mixers weathered the Texters hot shooting from downtown in the 2nd half to move one step closer to the Governors Cup finals

ONE WIN AWAY. Mark Barroca and the rest of the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers are one win shy of barging into the PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee nips Talk 'N Text in OT, takes semis Game 1

Jun 19, 2014 - 11:24 PM

San Mig Coffee erases a 9 point fourth quarter deficit to take game one over Talk N Text in OT in their Governors Cup semifinals series

FIRST BLOOD. Marqus Blakely of San Mig Coffee splits the Talk 'N Text defense en route to the rim. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee fights fatigue to boot Beermen out of playoffs

Jun 17, 2014 - 11:19 PM

Defending champions San Mig Coffee bucked a slow start to book a semifinals match up vs Talk N Text

MR EVERYTHING. Mixers import Marqus Blakely comes up with another huge effort to help San Mig Coffee advance to the semis. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Paul Harris' 9 triples lift Talk 'N Text vs San Mig Coffee

Jun 14, 2014 - 1:58 PM

Harris sizzles from downtown and drains 9 three pointers including 3 pivotal ones late in the game for his 39 points to dispatch the Mixers

SAVING GRACE. Import Paul Harris was the saving grace for Talk 'N Text down the stretch as they secured the win against San Mig Coffee. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

'Mr Everything' Blakely goes beast mode as San Mig escaps Air21 in OT

Jun 09, 2014 - 11:50 PM

Import Marqus Blakely came through for the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers and carried them to a 113 109 escape in overtime from the hard fighting Air21 Express

TOTAL PACKAGE. Marqus Blakely of San Mig Coffee lays the ball in over Air21's Dominic Sutton. Photo by Josh Albelda

PBA: Alaska gets back on track with big win over San Mig Coffee

Jun 07, 2014 - 2:25 PM

The Alaska Aces put the sting of their 51 point blowout loss to Rain or Shine behind them with a victory over San Mig Coffee

WALKING THE WALK. Alaska Aces import Henry Walker drives to the rim against San Mig Coffee. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee deals Ginebra first loss

Jun 01, 2014 - 8:57 PM

The Mixers trounce Barangay Ginebra 102 90 to gain a 4 1 win loss record Sunday June 1

James Yap of San Mig (dark) vs Chris Ellis of Ginebra (light). Photo from PBA

San Mig Coffee overcomes 20-point hole to nip Globalport

May 31, 2014 - 12:19 AM

No lead was too big for 3 time champion San Mig Coffee as they clawed their way back from 20 points down to get the victory

CHAMPION TEAM. The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers, led by PJ Simon (white), proved just how much of a champion team they are, coming from behind to defeat Globalport. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee decimates still winless Meralco

May 27, 2014 - 10:15 PM

San Mig Coffee improved to 2 1 with a dominant victory over the winless Meralco Bolts despite losing Marc Pingris to a flagrant 2 foul

TOP BARISTA. PJ Simon of San Mig Coffee receives the ball against Gary David of Meralco. Simon finished with 22 points. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ross, Williams star in Beermen win vs Mixers

May 25, 2014 - 8:00 PM

Chris Ross scored 13 of his 15 points in the final quarter while Reggie Williams came up with crucial baskets and the winning steal for the Beermen

LIKE A BOSS. Chris Ross took charge of San Miguel Beer' fourth quarter run. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee starts bid for Grand Slam with rout of Barako Bull

May 21, 2014 - 11:20 PM

Tim Cone s squad starts their bid for the third title to get a PBA Grandslam with a 76 66 win over Barako Bull

SCORING APOSTLE. Peter June Simon (L), who led the Mixers in scoring, attacks the defense of JC Intal (R). Photo by Nuki Sabio/Rappler

San Mig begins tough road to PBA grand slam

May 19, 2014 - 4:52 PM

Is a San Mig dynasty in the making? The Mixers kick off their Governors Cup campaign this week with hopes of winning a Grand Slam and their fourth straight title

IN THE MIX. San Mig Coffee throws up "3" signs after winning the Commissioner's Cup championship last week. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

James Yap is back on top where he belongs

May 17, 2014 - 3:40 PM

After months of criticism injury and even distraction from showbiz controversies James Yap is back where he comfortably belongs: the top

YAP STAR. James Yap hoists up the Commissioner's Cup Finals MVP award. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

Talk 'N Text: The pain of defeat and the challenge of rising again

May 17, 2014 - 1:35 PM

Talk N Text has to put the disappointment of their second place finish in the Commissioner s Cup to regain momentum in the Governors Cup

SECOND PLACE. The Talk N Text Tropang Texters look none too pleased as they stand at the runner-up podium. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee bags third straight championship at expense of Talk 'N Text

May 15, 2014 - 10:38 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers won their third straight championship defeating Talk N Text in Game 4 to clinch the Commissioner s Cup title

San Mig Coffee celebrates their third straight championship win. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

Jayson Castro pleads for Jimmy Alapag to help TNT stay alive

May 14, 2014 - 9:09 PM

With Talk N Text s season on the verge of coming to an ignominious end Jayson Castro is relying on a big showing by teammate Jimmy Alapag in Game 4

TIMELY TEXTING. Reigning Commissioner's Cup Best Player Jayson Castro (R) says the team's fortunes hang on Jimmy Alapag's contributions. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Big Game James comes up huge again as San Mig Coffee wins Game 3

May 13, 2014 - 11:22 PM

Thanks to a tremendous off balance shot by James Yap the San Mig Coffee Mixers erased a late four point deficit to win Game 3 against the Talk ‘N Text Tropang Texters

BIG GAME JAMES. James Yap (R) came up big in the clutch once more. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee looks to bounce back in Game 3

May 12, 2014 - 5:56 PM

As the hangover of San Mig Coffee s Game 2 loss to Talk N Text wears off the Mixers look to adjust for the remainder of the Commissioner s Cup finals

DECAFFEINATED. San Mig Coffee's PJ Simon looks to make a move against Talk 'N Text's Jimmy Alapag in a Game 2 loss. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images