In a gesture of thanks to the thousands of fans who attended the championship game of the Philippine Cup, the PBA will give out free general admission tickets on opening day of the Commissioner's Cup on Tuesday, January 27.
A total of 22,511 fans watched Game Seven between the San Miguel Beer and Alaska on Wednesday, the largest crowd since the season opener in the Philippine Arena.
The Beermen prevailed in the thrilling battle that saw the Aces climb back from a 23-point hole in the first half, before finals Most Valuable Player Arwind Santos quelled the fierce Alaska rally with a dagger three-pointer late in the game.
With the first conference of the season over, teams are preparing for the next stage in the league, the mid-season tournament Commissioner's Cup which features imports....
The five-game-a-week PBA Commissioner’s Cup gets going Tuesday as expansion squad Kia Sorento meets Globalport in the opener and Ginebra faces Meralco in the nightcap at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Games will be played Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays as the league hopes to wrap up the conference early to allow an early finish so the Philippine team can get ready for the FIBA-Asia championships that will be held in China.
The China event will be a qualifier for the 2016 Rio Olympics....
GlobalPort's Terrence Romeo and Barangay Ginebra's Emman Monfort incurred hefty fines following their fist fight during their teams' tuneup match last week.
PBA commissioner Chito Salud decided to fine Romeo and Monfort P30,000 each for the fracas that erupted at the Greenmeadows Gym.
The two guards came to blows after figuring in several bruising plays during the game....
MANILA, Philippines -- After much speculation, not to mention the long wait, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s legions of fans can now rest easy as the team already signed its reinforcement for the PBA Commissioner’s Cup over the weekend.
Player agent Sheryl Reyes confirmed Sunday night that Michael Dunigan is set to make his return to the Philippine Basketball Association after signing on the dotted line to be the Gin Kings’ import next conference.
Wrapping up his stint with the Canton Charge in the NBA Developmental League, it can be recalled that Dunigan, whom the PBA measured to stand at 6′-8 13/16, once suited up for the defunct Air 21 during the 2012-13 season....
MANILA, Philippines – High-scoring import Michael Dunigan will be returning to the PBA Commissioner’s Cup, this time as a reinforcement for Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings.
The former Oregon College standout passed the 6-foot-9 height restriction for the tournament which will begin on January 27.
Dunigan used to play for the Air21 Express during the 2013 edition of the Cup....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||0||0||0.000|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||5th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||5||5||0.500||6th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||3||7||0.300||8th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||15||8||0.652||3rd|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||4||7||0.364||8th|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||12||12||0.500||Runner-up|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||8||9||0.471||6th|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||9||6||0.600||3rd|
|2011-2012 Commissioners' Cup||8||6||0.571||3rd|