PBA Latest Updates (January 14, 2016)

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Phoenix Petroleum rekindles interest in joining PBA as talk of Barako sale heightens [NEWS]

SMB coach standing by decision to give Fajardo heavy minutes amid wear and tear fears [NEWS]

Defiant Yeng Guiao insists Rain or Shine can still turn semis series vs SMB around [NEWS]

Workhorse Fajardo never forgets to credit 'hardworking coaches' for SMB turnaround [NEWS]

Arwind Santos says he constantly reminds Fajardo to trust his teammates more [NEWS]

Ryan Arana snaps out of scoring slump, haunts former team Rain or Shine [NEWS]

Willie Miller interested to be Letran coach, but makes it clear he won't apply for job [NEWS]

Dilemma for Guiao, RoS as less from Fajardo turns out to be more for San Miguel [NEWS]

San Miguel knocking on PBA Finals door after rout of Rain or Shine in Game Five [NEWS]

It's never too early to scout PBA Finals rival for Alaska coach Alex Compton [NEWS]

PBA set to hold one game of Philippine Cup finals in Lucena [NEWS]

Ping Exciminiano glad of timely scoring, but proud of work on defensive end [NEWS]

Terrence Romeo concedes playing against Alaska in the semis a great learning experience [NEWS]

Alaska owner Wilfred Uytengsu on finals match up: 'I don’t care who we play as long as we win' [NEWS]

Alaska earns return trip to finals after finishing off GlobalPort in Game Five [NEWS]

Coach Yeng Guiao fined P35,000 for statements on officiating, flashing middle finger [NEWS]

Pro-bound Mike Tolomia wants to follow in brother's footsteps and play for Ginebra [NEWS]

Yeng Guiao hits out at officiating: 'Wala kaming pagasa, lalo na kung ganun ang tawagan' [NEWS]

Alex Compton says decision to bring back import Rob Dozier a 'no-brainer' for Alaska [NEWS]

SMB guard Chris Ross rues 'dirty tactics' of Rain or Shine 'That's not basketball' [NEWS]

RJ Jazul says incident with Terrence Romeo no big deal: "Kuya nga tawag sa akin niyan' [NEWS]

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PBA Latest Updates (December 26, 2015)

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TNT barely gets by NLEX to arrange sudden-death duel against Rain or Shine [NEWS]

Sophomore Frank Golla mature enough not to fall for Beau Belga's on-court antics [NEWS]

Gabe Norwood provides lone highlight as Rain or Shine struggles to regain sharp form [NEWS]

Rain or Shine takes care of business against Blackwater, but Guiao far from happy [NEWS]

Cone felt bad some fans didn't stay on to see classic ending but adds, 'I would've left, too' [NEWS]

Marc Pingris on sixth foul: 'Puwede bang tawagan ka ng foul na tinatapik mo lang bola?' [NEWS]

Jason Webb on Star meltdown vs Ginebra: 'We didn't finish the job, I didn't finish the job' [NEWS]

Sol Mercado left in disbelief after missing wide-open layup, but quick to atone [NEWS]

Ginebra game-hero LA Tenorio glad to step up in final play designed for Mark Caguioa [NEWS]

Koy Banal says overachieving Barako has nothing to be ashamed off after exit [NEWS]

Despite scoring spree, Terrence Romeo says it wasn't easy scoring against Barako defense [NEWS]

Terrence Romeo sizzling hot on Christmas Day as GlobalPort ousts Barako [NEWS]

Tim Cone honors Ron Jacobs, says coach 'an intense competitor with an absolutely brilliant mind' [NEWS]

Jong Uichico, Seigle, former players pay tribute to 'father figure' Ron Jacobs [NEWS]

Legendary coach Ron Jacobs passes away at 72 after long bout with illness [NEWS]

Terrence Romeo says GlobalPort not a two-man show, praises big men for doing 'dirty work' [NEWS]

Kiefer Ravena plans overseas training to work on weaknesses ahead of jump to PBA [NEWS]

Troy Rosario, Mo Tautuaa running one-two in rookie race, but numbers are underwhelming [NEWS]

Fajardo, Slaughter neck and neck in stats race for Best Player of the Conference award [NEWS]

Barako Bull assuming new name next conference, likely put up for sale, says source [NEWS]

Meet Calvin Abueva's long-lost brother - how they got separated and reconnected [NEWS]

Calvin Abueva not after individual plays, more concerned about Alaska reaching the finals [NEWS]

Castro glad to see Gilas teammate Terrence Romeo evolve into a more mature player [NEWS]

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PBA Latest Updates (November 1, 2015)

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PBA great Abe King feels it's time for a changing of the guard at Ginebra [NEWS]

Despite progress, Mo Tautuaa, Troy Rosario insist they're nowhere near where they wanna be [NEWS]

Grown men get scared, too: PBA players, coaches reveal scariest movies they've ever seen [NEWS]

Allein Maliksi dilemma a result of 'hoarding of players' by top PBA teams, says Manotoc [NEWS]

Jondan Salvador considers self lucky to find a fan who sticks with him through thick and thin [NEWS]

Allen Maliksi wants out of Star? Spin.ph digs deeper into his intriguing Instagram post [NEWS]

Marlou Aquino says 'pass-first' guard Scottie Thompson exactly what doctor ordered for Ginebra [NEWS]

Pampanga's 6-8 teens show there's more where Abueva, Sangalang came from [NEWS]

AZ Reid says stint with Aguilas in ABL will keep him in top shape for return to San Miguel [NEWS]

Chico Lanete gruesome eye injury the only dampener to shock Barako win over Ginebra [NEWS]

Ginebra castoffs in Barako lineup weren't out to prove a point, says Koy Banal [NEWS]

Japeth Aguilar on Ginebra collapse vs Barako: 'Hindi pa namin alam paano manalo' [NEWS]

TnT coach Uichico says Gilas always the priority: 'Pilipinas 'yun kaya sacrifice tayo' [NEWS]

Greg Slaughter inconsolable after Ginebra loss as career game goes down the drain [NEWS]

Mahindra coach on second-round pick Bradwyn Guinto: 'Parang tumama kami sa lotto' [NEWS]

Rookie Baser Amer finds consolation in three-year, max deal with Meralco [NEWS]

Superstitious Terrence Romeo credits shoe change for regaining shooting touch in Batang Pier's first win [NEWS]

Isaac rues Blackwater inconsistency, hopes Art dela Cruz is what doctor ordered for team [NEWS]

Alaska wastes no time, signs Letran hero Kevin Racal to two-year rookie deal [NEWS]

New dad JC Intal counts his blessings after surprise stint with Gilas 3.0 [NEWS]

Star center Rafi Reavis out for remainder of PH Cup elims due to dislocated finger [NEWS]

Star coach Jason Webb hopes Allein Maliksi punishment is what's 'best' for both parties [NEWS]

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