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  • MPBL News: Makati SkyScrapers edges Manila Stars, 99-98 HomeMPBL NewsMPBL News: Makati Skyscrapers edges Manila Stars, 99-98

    MPBL News:

    Makati Skyscrapers edges Manila Stars, 99-98

    June 30, 2018 – Ynares Arena

    by Rock Punzalan

    MPBL News: Makati Skyscrapers axed the Manila Stars, 99-98, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League this Thursday at the Ynares Center. Jeckster Apinan lifted Makati with his 24 points and 8 rebounds, while Cedrick Ablaza chipped-in 23 points. Chris Bitoon paced the losing Stars with 21 markers and 4 assists.

  • Asian Qualifiers 2018: Gilas Pilipinas batters Chinese Taipei, 91-73 HomePilipinas Basketball NewsAsian Qualifiers 2018: Gilas Pilipinas batters Chinese Taipei, 91-73

    Asian Qualifiers 2018:

    Gilas Pilipinas batters Chinese Taipei, 91-73

    June 30, 2018 – Taiwan

    by Rock Punzalan Asian Qualifiers 2018: Gilas Pilipinas whacked Chinese Taipei, 91-73, in the ongoing Asian Qualifiers 2018 for the FIBA World Cup 2019 this Friday in Taiwan. June Mar Fajardo led the Filipinos with 23 buckets and 4 rebounds, while Jayson Castro and Terrence Romeo contributed 15 and 14 points each.
  • PBA D-League: CEU beats Marinerong Pilipino, 97-79 PBA D-League: CEU defeated Marinerong Pilipino, 97-79 to notch two straight wins in the PBA D-League Foundation Cup 2018 this Monday at Ynares Sports Center in Pasig. Orlan Wamar starred for Centro Escolar with his 31 big points, 3 assists and 5 rebounds. Pierce Chan also chimed-in 19 markers, while Gilles Oloume dropped a double-double of 16 buckets and 11 boards.
  • PBA News – San Miguel Beermen wallops NLEX Road Warriors, 125-114 San Miguel routed NLEX, 125-114, in the ongoing PBA Commissioner’s Cup 2018 this Saturday at the Calasiao Sports Complex in Pangasinan. Junemar Fajardo led the spirited Beermen with 30 points and 13 rebounds, while power import Renaldo Balkman contributed 25 markers and 16 boards. Long range sniper Marcio Lassiter also chipped-in 26 buckets on 6 of 9 treys. Arnett Moultrie, meanwhile, backstopped the losing Road Warriors with monstrous 43 points and 16 caroms.
  • NCRAA 2018: Olivarez routs De Ocampo, 72-64, wins title Home ➤ NCRAA News ➤ NCRAA 2018: Olivarez routs De Ocampo, 72-64, wins title NCRAA 2018: Olivarez routs De Ocampo, 72-64, wins title March 16, 2018 – Paranaque by Rock Punzalan NCRAA 2018 News: Olivarez College Sea Lions mauled De Ocampo College Cobras, 72-64, and walked away with the championship in the 25th Season of NCRAA Men’s Basketball at Paranaque …
  • Australia Boomers stops Gilas Pilipinas, 84-68 FIBA Asian Qualifiers 2019 World Cup News: Gilas Pilipinas failed to sustain an early first-half blitzkrieg as it fell to the towering Australia Boomers, 68-84, in the FIBA Asian Qualifiers for the 2019 World Cup yesterday Thursday at the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne. Hot shooting Cameron Gliddon paced the Boomers with 16 points, while scrappy forward Mitch Creek contributed 12 markers and 11 caroms.
  • Gilas Pilipinas faces Australia Boomers sans Castro FIBA Asian Qualifiers 2019 World Cup News: Gilas Pilipinas will battle a full strength Australia Boomers tomorrow Thursday minus ace Filipino Jayson Castro William. Castro recently injured his ankle during a game with Talk N Text KaTropa against Phoenix Fuel Masters last February 7 in the PBA. Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas will have to shoulder the point guard duties for the FIBA Asian Qualifiers to the 2019 World Cup as Jio Jalalon was also relegated to the reserved list.
  • UAAP Finals 2017: Ateneo eclipses La Salle, 88-86, grabs championship UAAP Finals 2017: Ateneo Blue Eagles wrested the crown from defending champion La Salle Green Archers, 88-86, in UAAP Season 80 Men’s Basketball this Sunday at the Araneta Coliseum. Isaac Go’s clutch play with 24.7 seconds left in the game sealed the win for the Blue Eagles. Thirdy Ravena ably steered Ateneo with 17 points, 8 assists, 5 rebounds and 3 steals, and earned him the Finals MVP award.
  • UAAP Finals 2017: Ateneo draws first blood, defeats DLSU 76-70 UAAP Finals 2017 News: Ateneo Blue Eagles took Game 1 of UAAP Season 80 men’s basketball Finals over the De La Salle Green Archers, 76-70, this Saturday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. Thirdy Ravena and the Nieto brothers led a balanced Blue Eagles attack – to upset the breakout game of Archer Aljun Melecio, who dropped 24 points in Game 1. Ravena powered ADMU with 12 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists, while Mark and Mike Nieto contributed 11 respectively.
  • Castro propels Gilas Pilipinas over Japan NT, 77-71 FIBA World Qualifiers 2017 News: Jayson Castro William’s all-game heroics lifted Gilas Pilipinas over a game Japan NT, 77-71, to register a win in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers 2017 at the Komazawa Olympic Park in Tokyo this Friday. Castro spearheaded Pilipinas Basketball with 20 big points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists, while Andray Blatche chimed-in 13 buckets and 12 caroms for RP Five.


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