pba all-star week - updates

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FIBA suspends Kiefer Ravena for 18 months after testing positive for banned substances

May 28, 2018 - 6:38 PM

The NLEX Road Warriors rookie says he took a pre-workout drink that can be bought over the counter

SUSPENDED. Kiefer Ravena. File photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Visayas thwarts Gilas in final leg of PBA All-Star Week 2018

May 27, 2018 - 9:45 PM

The Visayas All-Stars spoil Calvin Abueva's monster 41-point and 27-rebound performance for the national team

LOOK: Gilas jives to Bboom Bboom to win dance showdown vs Visayas

May 27, 2018 - 9:30 PM

The national team players ham it up for their lone win in the dance showdown of the 3-leg series of the 2018 PBA All-Star Week

THE BEAST. Calvin Abueva and the national team may have lost on the basketball court but not on the dance floor. Photo by PBA Images

WATCH: Rey Guevarra windmills his way to 4th Slam Dunk title

May 25, 2018 - 7:30 PM

It took 3 rounds in the finals before the Phoenix forward defeated Blackwater's Renz Palma

RIM-RATTLER. Rey Guevarra takes home his 4th Slam Dunk title in 5 years. Photo by PBA Images

James Yap reclaims 3-Point Shootout crown after 9 years

May 25, 2018 - 6:39 PM

The 36-year-old trumps the much younger Stanley Pringle and Terrence Romeo in the final round

MARKSMAN. James Yap wins his second 3-Point Shootout title. Photo by Delfin Dioquino

Beau Belga tops spiced-up version of PBA All-Star Obstacle Challenge

May 25, 2018 - 5:50 PM

The Rain or Shine forward bests Blackwater's Poy Erram and San Miguel's Gabby Espinas in a battle of the league's top big men

CHAMP. Beau Belga takes home a cash prize of P30,000. Photo by Delfin Dioquino

LOOK: 2018 PBA All-Star Week lineups and skills events participants

May 04, 2018 - 7:06 PM

The mid-season spectacle will be held from May 23 to 27 in different cities all over the country

MID-SEASON SPECTACLE. The PBA All-Star Week will follow the same format as last year. Photo from PBA

Manny Pacquiao, Bong Go headline PBA All-Star special 3-point shootout

Apr 30, 2018 - 2:06 PM

The two public officials will be joined by two of the 40 Greatest Players in PBA History

FROM DOWNTOWN. Bong Go and Manny Pacquiao will try to shoot the lights out in the 2018 PBA All-Star Week. Graphic by Rappler

PBA disqualifies All-Star Week logo contest winner

Mar 16, 2018 - 3:42 PM

There will be another round to decide the winner of the All-Star Sketch The Logo contest

VIOLATION. The winner of the PBA All-Star Sketch The Logo contest is disqualified. Photos from PBA (left) and Playpark All Stars' Facebook page (right)

Thompson tops initial PBA All-Star poll, Fajardo at 2nd

Mar 11, 2018 - 9:50 PM

Three of the top 5 vote-getters, so far, are from the Visayas

TOP VOTE-GETTER. Scottie Thompson has the most votes in the initial PBA All-Star Weekend poll. Photo by PBA Images

PBA goes island hopping anew with All-Star Week in May

Feb 13, 2018 - 5:38 PM

The fan voting for the All-Star Week, which will pit Gilas Pilipinas against 3 All-Star teams, begins February 16

ISLAND HOPPING. The PBA goes on a tour around the country with its All-Star Week in May. Photo by PBA Images

As Jamito's sidestep dunk goes international, Narvasa unimpressed

May 03, 2017 - 9:51 PM

The PBA commissioner warns Jammer Jamito may no longer be included in future slam dunk contests

NOT IMPRESSED. Commissioner Chito Narvasa is not impressed by Jammer Jamito's sidestep dunk. File Photo from PBA Images

Abueva shines as Gilas rallies to beat PBA Visayas All-Stars

Apr 30, 2017 - 9:40 PM

The win caps off a full 2017 PBA All Star Week as the national team now turns its attention to the 2017 SEABA Championships

COMEBACK. Calvin Abueva (C) leads Gilas Pilipinas' comeback against the PBA Visayas All-Stars. Photo from PBA Images

Chris Newsome performs juggle act to win PBA Dunk Contest

Apr 28, 2017 - 6:38 PM

Newsome throws down one of the most innovative dunks you ll ever see in Lucena City

NEW CHAMPION. Chris Newsome shows off his juggling and dunking skills to unseat Rey Guevarra as Dunk champion. Photo from PBA Images

Allein Maliksi hits final money ball to become PBA 3-point shootout champ

Apr 28, 2017 - 6:07 PM

Maliksi shades Tenorio and Romeo in the final round to lift the title

CLUTCH. Allein Maliksi hit the shots when he needed as he ends Terrence Romeo's reign as the 3-point champion. Photo from PBA Images

Maverick Ahanmisi clinches back-to-back Obstacle Challenge trophy

Apr 28, 2017 - 5:25 PM

Ahanmisi finishes less than a second faster than Alex Cabagnot to retain his title

BACK-TO-BACK. Maverick Ahanmisi showed he still has the skills to pay the bills at PBA All-Star week. Photo from PBA Images

Mindanao PBA All-Stars, Gilas Pilipinas battle to a tie in Cagayan de Oro

Apr 26, 2017 - 10:27 PM

Matthew Wright of the Gilas side and Troy Rosario of the Mindanao side win co MVP honors

BATTLE TO A TIE. The Mindanao All-Stars and Gilas Pilipinas game ends up in a tie. Photo from PBA Images

LIST: 2017 PBA All-Star Week lineups

Mar 26, 2017 - 8:00 PM

UPDATED Check out the lineups and coaches for each All Star leg plus participants in the obstacle challenge 3 point shootout and slam dunk contest