PBA Latest Updates (June 29, 2014) Gilas Pilipinas

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With MVP and SMC teams having three teams each, Salud explains balance of power in PBA board [NEWS]

Can Air21 re-apply for a PBA franchise? Chairman says such move 'awkward' and 'laughable' [NEWS]

Coach Yeng Guiao says 'undersized' Rain or Shine the underdog in PBA Finals [NEWS]

Marc Pingris bracing for more aches and pains against RoS as grand slam-seeking San Mig tries to clear final hurdle [NEWS]

Three more teams knocking on PBA door, confirms chairman Mon Segismundo [NEWS]

Rain or Shine bruiser Beau Belga on PBA Finals against San Mig: 'Palakihan na lang ng puso' [NEWS]

Coach Compton disappointed but proud after Aces fall just short in semifinals [NEWS]

Rain or Shine star guard Lee relishing the chance to exact revenge on San Mig Coffee [NEWS]

Arizona Reid finally gets past semifinals in the PBA, and now he trains his sights on the title [NEWS]

Lee, Reid carry Painters over Aces and into Governors' Cup finals [NEWS]

James Yap not in mood to celebrate as focus on San Mig's quest for grand slam [NEWS]

New PBA team NLEX will do everything to keep Asi Taulava, says president Franco [NEWS]

His rights now back with MVP Group, Asi Taulava dreams of reunion with Jimmy Alapag [NEWS]

Sports5 commits to show all PBA games live on TV5 starting next season, says Salud [NEWS]

Manny Pangilinan fears 'burnout' as Gilas stars fight tooth and nail in PBA playoffs [NEWS]

PBA approval of Air21's sale to NLEX clears way for Joseph Yeo trade to Ginebra for draft pick [NEWS]

Fans want Franz as clamor for change in San Miguel Beer coaching staff mounts [NEWS]

Gilas buildup for World Cup is definitely no picnic. Here's how its schedule looks [NEWS]

Gilas to play NBA stars Blake Griffin, Lillard, Pierce, DeRozan in Manila benefit games ahead of World Cup [NEWS]

Rabeh Al-Hussaini faces stiff sanctions from Meralco for 'absence without leave' [NEWS]

Manny Pangilinan says Philippine Arena, new Cebu stadium give PH needed infrastructure for World Cup hosting bid [NEWS]

Calvin Abueva looking forward to wearing Philippine colors for first time in career: 'Para sa bayan' [NEWS]

Top Fil-Am Jason Brickman headed for Russia as bid to play for Gilas fails to pan out [NEWS]

Mikee Romero confirms 2014 first-round pick still belongs to GlobalPort - and he has no plan to trade it [NEWS]


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PBA Latest Updates (June 18, 2014) Gilas Pilipinas

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Backbreaking JV Casio trey helps Alaska end season of import-less Ginebra [NEWS]

Doctors fear ACL injury as Ginebra import Zach Mason limps off match against Alaska [NEWS]

Lito Alvarez confirms talks in final stages for sale of Air21's PBA team to NLEX [NEWS]

Rain or Shine puts end to Air21 season as Reid takes care of everything from A to Z [NEWS]

Air21 officials, staff clueless on sale of PBA team as players await development [NEWS]

Will San Mig star PJ Simon be fit enough to play in Talk 'N Text series? It depends, says doc [NEWS]

June Mar Fajardo continues to lead MVP race despite woeful season for San Miguel Beer [NEWS]

Air21's size a cause for concern for Yeng Guiao as Rain or Shine eyes semis berth [NEWS]

PBA player turned TV analyst Jason Webb joins Tim Cone in San Mig staff as assistant [NEWS]

San Miguel set to evaluate franchise from top to bottom following loss to San Mig [NEWS]

Pingris expects `Finals' atmosphere as San Mig arranges semis clash against top seed Talk N Text [NEWS]

Super-subs Melton, Maliksi step up in Simon's absence as San Mig boots out San Miguel Beer [NEWS]

Nino Canaleta glad to rediscover his stroke as Talk 'N Text goes deeper into PBA playoffs [NEWS]

Talk 'N Text through to PBA semifinals after vengeful win over Barako Bull [NEWS]

Asi Taulava now top threat to Fajardo's quest for second 'Best Player' award [NEWS]

Andray Blatche remains on 'floating status' for Asian Games as Gilas awaits naturalization papers [NEWS]

NLEX exit enhances Blackwater and Kia's chances of forming competitive teams, says Dioceldo Sy [NEWS]

Robert Jaworski urges Ginebra to 'be a team' in impromptu pep talk ahead of do-or-die PBA match [NEWS]

Ginebra sophomore Chris Ellis not complaining over recent dip in playing time [NEWS]

Beau Belga happy to see former Rain or Shine teammate Ronnie Matias prove worth with San Mig [NEWS]

Yousef Taha's heroics for naught, but journeyman is simply thankful to be at San Mig [NEWS]

Arizona Reid tired of just playing in the semis, sets sight on steering Rain or Shine to finals [NEWS]

Which team is NLEX buying? Dulatre says it has 'agreed in principle' with one PBA team [NEWS]

Found Air21's oversized jerseys a bit strange? Asi Taulava's missing uniform provides answer [NEWS]

Despite another dismal PBA season, top official assures coach Ryan Gregorio staying at Meralco 'for the long term' [NEWS]

Blackwater owner Sy extends invitation to Mon Fernandez to be part of PBA expansion team [NEWS]

Abueva says worst loss in franchise history served as huge wake-up call for raging Alaska [NEWS]

Rob Wainwright looking forward to PBA comeback as member of Manny Pacquiao's corner [NEWS]

Thanks to trade with Meralco, Rain or Shine again stands to get PBA rookie draft lottery pick [NEWS]

Asi Taulava says Jaworski's example in 1985 inspired him to play on despite deep cut [NEWS]

Leo Avenido bids PBA goodbye again in bid to rediscover old, deadly form - in ABL [NEWS]

Palace urges Andray Blatche to 'be like Erik Spoelstra' and take pride in being a Filipino [NEWS]

Air21 governor Lito Alvarez admits negotiations with NLEX on possible sale of PBA team [NEWS]

There's no doubt in Chot Reyes' mind that Andray Blatche will fight for Philippine cause [NEWS]


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