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'Surreal' to win PBA title vs ex-team, says Ginebra's Dillinger

Jan 18, 2020 - 5:36 PM

Jared Dillinger ends a personal six-year title drought as Barangay Ginebra drubs his former team Meralco

CHAMP AGAIN. Jared Dillinger helps Barangay Ginebra rules the PBA Governors' Cup for the third time in the last 4 seasons. Photo from PBA Images

Devance clarifies new teammate Dillinger not a Ginebra hater

Jun 01, 2019 - 11:08 PM

Jared Dillinger once playfully tweeted he 'can't stand' players from the Gin Kings

BIG ACQUISITION. Jared Dillinger adds veteran presence to a formidable Barangay Ginebra squad. Photo from PBA Images

Black, Meralco disappointed Dillinger signed with Ginebra

Jun 01, 2019 - 2:24 PM

Black said Dillinger and the Bolts had a 'gentleman's agreement' that he would remain with the team even if he was relegated to the unrestricted free agent list

FAREWELL. Jared Dillinger ends a six-year stay with Meralco. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra coach Cone bares he's pursued Dillinger for 'many years'

May 31, 2019 - 2:19 PM

The Meralco guard has been reportedly picked up by Barangay Ginebra from the unrestricted free agent list

MORE EXPERIENCE. Jared Dillinger could bolster a veteran-laden Barangay Ginebra squad. File photo from PBA Images

Jared Dillinger makes surprise comeback count

Nov 07, 2018 - 9:13 PM

Back from injury, Meralco's Jared Dillinger steps up defensively in his first game in the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup

RETURN. Expect Jared Dillinger to play more minutes in the quarterfinal rubber match against the Phoenix Fuel Masters. Photo courtesy of PBA media group.

Jared Dillinger brushes off scoring woes as Meralco ties series

Oct 21, 2017 - 5:33 PM

Dillinger may be averaging just 5.5 points a game, but he's also turning in 4.5 rebounds, 2.75 assists and 1.5 steals per outing through 4 games

EVEN SERIES. Meralco's Jared Dillinger has struggled to score in the Governors' Cup Finals, but he's alright with that as long as Meralco keeps winning. Photo by PBA Images

Jared Dillinger continues to struggle as Meralco Bolts trail 0-2

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:00 AM

After his magnificent showing in the semifinals, Dillinger's numbers have plunged through two games in the finals. Larger Ginebra defenders are the reason why.

SHORT CIRCUITED. Being guarded by larger men like Japeth Aguilar and Justin Brownlee has worn down Jared Dillinger through two games, leading to a big dip in productivity. Photo by PBA Images

Dillinger, RDO torn between Ginebra, KaTropa as finals opponent

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:56 AM

Jared Dillinger would prefer a rematch of last year's finals against Ginebra, while Ranidel De Ocampo hopes for a showdown with his former team TNT

WAITING. The Meralco Bolts will have plenty of time to prepare for their finals series against either Ginebra or TNT after sweeping Star. Photo by PBA Images

Despite nipping Star in semis opener, Dillinger ‘tired of coming back from behind’

Oct 02, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Meralco Bolts have shown grit, but Jared Dillinger hopes the team can start winning games without needing a dramatic final quarter comeback

RESILIENCE. Jared Dillinger and the Bolts have overcome deficits to win their last 3 games, but Dillinger is hoping Meralco get get a "normal win for once." Photo by PBA Images

Meralco keeps title bid alive with bounce back win over Blackwater

Sep 28, 2017 - 9:45 PM

The Meralco Bolts will face the Star Hotshots in the semifinals

SPARKED. Baser Amer contributed 31 points as Meralco books a semifinals showdown with the Star Hotshots. Photo by PBA Images

Different year, similar story in Meralco's poor PH Cup showing

Jan 31, 2017 - 12:33 PM

We re gonna have to stick together we re gonna have to work hard This whole thing is unacceptable says Jared Dillinger

TOUGH END. Meralco ends the Philippine Cup with a brutal 47-point loss to Star. Chris Newsome and Justin Melton are seen in this photo vying for the ball. Photo from PBA Images

Meralco clinches twice-to-beat as Mahindra drops 4 straight

Sep 21, 2016 - 7:26 PM

The Bolts who finished the eliminations at 6 5 will enter the top 8 as the fourth seed and will face the Enforcer on Saturday September 24

TWICE TO BEAT. Jared Dillinger helps lead the Meralco Bolts to securing a twice-to-beat advantage in the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup quarterfinals. Photo from PBA Images

WATCH: Jared Dillinger's buzzer-beater from beyond halfcourt

May 02, 2016 - 10:51 PM

Jared Dillinger hits a 3 pointer from the opponent s 3 point line

BIG SHOT. Jared Dillinger hits a big shot to end the third quarter in Game 4 of the semifinals between Meralco and Alaska. Photo by Eduardo Solo/Rappler

Gilas coach Baldwin: Meetings with PBA team owners ‘very positive’

Jun 20, 2015 - 8:03 PM

Tab Baldwin says the pool composition will have many holdovers that have competed internationally over the past two years

File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Meralco shocks Talk 'N Text for lopsided win

Jun 03, 2015 - 1:40 AM

Six Meralco Bolts score in double figures as the Bolts snatch a win against sister team Talk N Text Tropang Texters

Meralco's Andre Emmett led 6 bolts in double figures with a spread out effort of 36 points and 7 rebounds. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Meralco Bolts send misfiring Blackwater to fifth loss

May 29, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Gary David who entered the game averaging just 8 6 points per contest in the Governors’ Cup finished with 16 points and 5 assists

BOLT OF ENERGY. Gary David had one of his biggest games of the conferences in leading Meralco to victory. Photo by Josh Albelda

Elasto Painters outlast import-less Bolts, advance to finals

Apr 07, 2015 - 9:24 PM

Rain or Shines proves they are the better team as they take down Meralco 107 98 to advance to the 2015 PBA Commissioner s Cup Finals

Rain or Shine's Paul Lee takes a layup against Meralco defenders. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Dillinger suffers grade 2 MCL sprain, out for playoffs

Mar 27, 2015 - 6:48 PM

The Meralco Bolts will have to play the rest of the Commissioner s Cup playoffs without swingman Jared Dillinger after he sustained a knee injury

POWER OUTAGE. Meralco Bolts forward Jared Dillinger could miss the rest of the playoffs with a knee injury. Photo by Mark Cristino

Meralco Bolts dominate NLEX for game one win

Mar 27, 2015 - 6:31 PM

The Meralco Bolts are one win away from entry to the semifinals after they handily defeat the NLEX Road Warriors

ELECTRICITY. Gary David of Meralco shoots a jumper over Jonas Villanueva. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Bolts limp to playoffs as Elite closes conference on high note

Mar 25, 2015 - 6:33 PM

Blackwater head coach Leo Isaac says he wanted the team to do well despite being already eliminated in the Commissioner s Cup

Rejuvenated Meralco Bolts look to the finish line

Mar 16, 2015 - 7:13 PM

Following two straight losses the Meralco Bolts have regained their form as they top performing team in the PBA Commissioner s Cup as the playoffs near

Jared Dillinger, Sean Anthony and the Meralco Bolts have 'shocked' the PBA with their play in the Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Why not the Meralco Bolts?

Feb 13, 2015 - 12:25 PM

Four games into the Commissioner’s Cup it’s clear that the Bolts are championship contenders thanks to their brand of basketball and lethal import

Bolts take down Texters for third-straight win

Feb 04, 2015 - 9:53 PM

Meralco s 3 0 start is its best record to open a conference since entering the PBA in 2010

OLD RELIABLES. Willie Miller (R) guards Gary David (L) as he makes a move at the perimeter.

The dynasty ends: Meralco eliminates Purefoods

Dec 11, 2014 - 9:59 PM

Meralco ends Purefoods championship streak at 4 with a 77 65 win in phase one of the PBA PH Cup quarterfinals

ELECTROCUTED. Jared Dillinger leads Meralco as they dethrone defending champs Purefoods. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pacquiao remains scoreless in PBA, but undeterred

Dec 04, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Manny Pacquiao hasn t been able to leave his mark in the PBA s scoresheet just yet but it isn t bothering the boxing legend turned rookie guard

Manny Pacquiao's dribble is interrupted by ike Cortez of Meralco. Pacquiao finished with two rebounds, a turnover and a foul while missing two three-pointers. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Meralco KOs Pacquiao's KIA from playoff contention

Dec 03, 2014 - 6:35 PM

Jared Dillinger exploded for 25 points and 7 rebounds as the Meralco Bolts officially eliminated the Kia Sorento from playoff contention

PACMAN REBOUNDETH. Manny Pacquiao returned to the court with two rebounds, two missed threes and a turnover. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Taha sparks Purefoods’ late-game surge to nip Meralco

Nov 23, 2014 - 8:23 PM

The Hotshots managed to sustain their comeback as they hiked their record to 4 3 after starting the conference at 1 3

HERO. Yousef Taha (right), seen here guarding Reynel Hugnatan, provides the necessary points to help Purefoods get past Meralco. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

David, Meralco bounce back with win over NLEX

Nov 05, 2014 - 6:47 PM

Gary David delivers his best performance so far in the tournament as Meralco beats NLEX bouncing back from the 41 point loss vs Alaska

FINALLY! Gary David (R) delivers an electrifying performance for the first time in the PBA 2015 PH Cup. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Meralco eager to take lessons, move on from 41-point thrashing

Nov 02, 2014 - 11:11 AM

“Nobody is happy when you lose by 40 points But what can you do about it? It’s finished it’s over ” Norman Black said

LONE SPARK. Cliff Hodge (center) was the only spark for Meralco against Alaska with his 16 points. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Gilas’ Jared Dillinger: ‘We’re behind coach Chot all the way’

Nov 01, 2014 - 7:34 PM

Gilas Pilipinas member Jared Dillinger expresses his support for Chot Reyes as well as the national team program urging everyone not to jump to conclusions

Chot Reyes has had a roller coaster run with Gilas Pilipinas. File photo from FIBA.com

Hugnatan scores career-high as Meralco outlasts Barako in double OT

Oct 22, 2014 - 7:50 PM

Reynel Hugnatan poured a career high 28 points along with 7 rebounds for the Bolts as Meralco wins its season opener

Gary David of Meralco sets up his offense. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Chot Reyes' Asiad promise: 'We're going to practically die to make everyone proud'

Sep 18, 2014 - 2:02 PM

Despite dealing with several injuries Gilas coach Chot Reyes promises his team will play harder than the rest of the competition at the Asian Games

Gilas coach Chot Reyes says his team will have to find new sources of energy in front of hostile crowds. Photo from FIBA.com

IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas players return to Manila

Sep 09, 2014 - 8:07 PM

The remaining members of Gilas Pilipinas arrived back in Manila after their campaign at the FIBA World Cup in Spain

Blatche ineligible for Asian Games but FIBA urges reconsideration

Sep 06, 2014 - 5:52 PM

The Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee disallowed Blatche to play on the basis of a rule which requires naturalized players to complete a 3 year residency in the country he represents

Andray Blatche played five games for the Philippines at the FIBA World Cup. Photo from FIBA.com

Basketball exec Martelino to plead for Blatche’s case, 2 others for Asian Games

Sep 03, 2014 - 10:24 PM

Experienced basketball exec Moying Martelino will advocate for the inclusion of Filipino Am Gilas players Gabe Norwood and Jared Dillinger plus naturalized center Andray Blatche in the 2014 Asian Games

The Asian Games eligibility of Andray Blatche (pictured), plus Gabe Norwood and Jared Dillinger is being contested. Photo from FIBA.com

Gilas Pilipinas grouped with Iran in Asian Games

Aug 21, 2014 - 4:00 PM

The national men s basketball team is set for another clash with Iran this time in the 2014 Asian Games in South Korea

RETURN BOUT. Gilas Pilipinas will be grouped with Iran in the upcoming Asian Games. Photo by Mark Cristino

Jayson Castro hurts ankle in Gilas loss to Basque

Aug 20, 2014 - 11:43 AM

Gilas Pilipinas suffered their fourth straight tune up loss with Jayson Castro hurting his ankle

MAN DOWN. Jayson Castro (C) hurt his ankle in Gilas' loss to Basque. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

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

Assessing Gilas Pilipinas' chances at FIBA World Cup

Aug 18, 2014 - 1:39 PM

Columnist Bert Ramirez analyzes Gilas Pilipinas chances of making it to the FIBA World Cup knockout stages in their first trip to the tournament in 36 years

PILIPINAS VS THE WORLD. Jimmy Alapag played a key role in Gilas securing a spot in the FIBA World Cup. Can the squad pull off similar heroics again? Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

Coach Reyes reveals Gilas Asian Games roster; Blatche included

Aug 13, 2014 - 4:16 AM

Gilas coach Chot Reyes will be going with former Brooklyn Net Andray Blatche over long time naturalized reinforcement Marcus Douthit in the 2014 Asian Games

DECISIONS. Chot Reyes will not be fielding Marcus Douthit, Jimmy Alapag, Beau Belga, Kelly Williams or Jay Washington in the Asian Games. File photo by Rappler

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

PBA quarterfinals preview: Rain or Shine vs. Meralco

Apr 21, 2014 - 6:12 AM

With Rain or Shine and the Meralco Bolts preparing to begin their quarterfinals series on Monday April 21 Levi Verora previews their chances

Jeff Chan and Jared Dillinger may be teammates on Gilas Pilipinas, but they'll be on opposite ends of their quarterfinals matchup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA: Meralco makes mince meat of sloppy San Mig Coffee

Apr 14, 2014 - 11:00 PM

The Bolts unleashed a vicious 18 2 blast in the third quarter from which the Mixers could not fully recover from

JACKSON JAM. Darnell Jackson slams a two-handed dunk leading Meralco to a win over San Mig Coffee. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: PBA All Stars vs Gilas Pilipinas

Apr 06, 2014 - 2:09 PM

The best of the PBA clash with the country s national basketball team in an All Star game that promises to be both fun and competitive

Seldom used Rey Guevarra owns PBA All-Star Friday

Apr 05, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Though averaging just 6 3 minutes a game in the Commissioner s Cup Rey Guevarra made his name known to PBA fans by turning PBA All Star Friday into his own personal highlight film

REVOLUCION DE GUEVARRA. Meralco Bolts wingman Rey Guevarra accepts the Greats vs. Stalwarts game MVP award on Friday night. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rain or Shine squashes Meralco's comeback hopes for second win

Mar 26, 2014 - 8:17 PM

The Meralco Bolts ran out of comebacks on Wednesday as the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters turned them back

PAINT JOB. Rain or Shine's Jeff Chan charges past Meralco's Jared Dillinger for a layup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA Fastbreak: Meralco shuts the lights out on Air21

Mar 24, 2014 - 4:19 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo discusses the Meralco Bolts and Talk N Text victories from Sunday night

SHOCK THERAPY. Meralco Bolts import Brian Butch blocks a shot from Air21's Eric Camson. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Meralco comes from behind to nip Air21

Mar 23, 2014 - 6:17 PM

The Meralco Bolts completed a 20 point comeback to escape the Air21 Express 109 98

ELECTRIC SHOCK. Meralco Bolts import Brian Butch goes to the basket against Air21's Aldrich Ramos. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Import Butch boosts Meralco to upend Alaska

Mar 13, 2014 - 12:29 AM

The Meralco Bolts handed last season s Commissioner s Cup champions Alaska Aces their second loss

DOMINANT. Meralco import Brian Butch blocks a shot from Alaska's Calvin Abueva. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

No pressure for Gilas newcomer Paul Lee

Mar 04, 2014 - 4:17 PM

Former PBA Rookie of the Year and newly minted Gilas member Paul Lee isn t overwhelmed by the prospect of representing Team Pilipinas

LETHAL WEAPON. First-time Gilas team member Paul Lee isn't overwhelmed by the stage he's about to play on. Photo by Jane Bracher