GlobalPort and Talk ‘N Text face off at 3 p.m. before the clash between struggling teams Purefoods Star Hotshots and San Miguel Beermen at 5:15 p.m. Both games will be aired live on TV5.
The Batang Pier (4-3), currently on a four-way tie for fourth place, are riding on a two-game winning streak and could give themselves a shot at the top two, which grants a twice-to-beat edge come playoff time, with a fifth win.
They routed Blackwater, 101-78, for their second straight triumph last Sunday....
The Filipino community in Dubai will once again be treated to live PBA action, with three teams set to play in the United Arab Emirates for a pair of games.
As part of the Governors' Cup eliminations, Rain or Shine will play back-to-back matches against GlobalPort on May 21 and fan favorite Barangay Ginebra on May 22.
Both games will be played at the Al Shabab Al Arabi Club in Dubai....
MANILA, Philippines—Asia’s longest professional sports league is about to undergo a major change.
For more than 40 years that the Philippine Basketball Association has existed, it has kept the same structure: a commissioner at the top working closely with the Board of Governors.
But everything is about to change....
MANILA, Philippines – Will the next PBA commissioner be a lawyer, a management guru, a marketing expert, a sportsman or a personality with a variety of expertise?
This will be known Thursday as the PBA board of governors convenes in another special meeting to draft the criteria and guidelines in the search for the man that will succeed outgoing PBA commissioner Chito Salud.
One thing that the board has already agreed upon is naming the new commissioner on or before the end of the current PBA Commissioner’s Cup so that he can undergo training under Salud during the season-ending Governors Cup....
Against Barako Bull, Romeo fired a team-high 24 points and led GlobalPort to a 99-81 victory. He then scored 25 points against Blackwater to lead his team to a 101-78 rout.
Romeo is currently the top local scorer in the conference, averaging 22.2 points per game....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||4||4||0.500|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||5||7||0.417||8th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||1||8||0.111||10th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||1||8||0.111||10th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||5||10||0.333||7th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||4||6||0.400||5th|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||2||12||0.143||10th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||1||13||0.071||10th|