PBA Latest Updates (November 1, 2014) Gilas Pilipinas

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For Marc Pingris, Gilas' preparation more important than who's in charge with the team [NEWS]

Mark Barroca like a man possessed on Halloween, leads Purefoods fightback against GlobalPort [NEWS]

Proven winner Norman Black refuses to dwell on 41-point drubbing at hands of Alaska [NEWS]

Rampant Alaska blows Meralco away by 41 points in gory Halloween massacre [NEWS]

Tab Baldwin seen as candidate as SBP open to hiring a foreign coach for Gilas [NEWS]

Chot Reyes says he has SBP leaders' assurance that Gilas program not disbanded [NEWS]

Cone hoping returning Marc Pingris can pump new life into struggling Purefoods campaign [NEWS]

'Asian integration' finally a go as PBA Board gives thumbs up to novel project [NEWS]

Is there a chance for Chot Reyes to be reappointed Gilas coach? SBP responds [NEWS]

LA Tenorio says entire Ginebra team needs full grasp of triangle offense for Kings to succeed [NEWS]

Bert Lina coy on Barako Bull takeover rumors as another son of owner George Chua set to resign [NEWS]

Better for Ginebra mistakes to come out now than in PBA playoffs, says Japeth Aguilar [NEWS]

Cardona relives 'Captain Hook' days as he gets reacquianted with dribble-drive offense [NEWS]

Glen Capacio not keen to seek Manny Pacquiao help despite Kia's back-to-back blowout losses [NEWS]

Rookie Jericho Cruz makes most of playing opportunities given him at Rain or Shine [NEWS]

Where is Todd Purves? Former de facto coach 'reduced into spectator' after another San Miguel shuffle [NEWS]

Giant problem for NLEX as coach Fernandez points to improvement in Ginebra star Aguilar's game [NEWS]

Jimmy Alapag nears return for Talk 'N Text, but Uichico more worried about his frontline [NEWS]

Purefoods cautious as MRI scan reveals James Yap has hamstring injury - not pulled calf muscle [NEWS]

Answered prayers for Louie Alas: a win for Alaska and a good game for son Kevin [NEWS]

Alaska coach Compton's free-wheeling offense brings out the best in 'The Beast' Abueva [NEWS]

Greg Slaughter says preseason losses, trips brought Ginebra closer as a team [NEWS]

Marc Pingris takes Youseh Taha under his wings as he looks for help in Sangalang's absence [NEWS]

Robert Jaworski eyed to be part of elite committee to pick '40 Greatest Players' in PBA history [NEWS]

Fil-Am Maverick Ahanmisi looking to follow footsteps of fellow Big Ten alumnus Stanley Pringle [NEWS]

Is injury-hit Purefoods looking to get Jake Pascual in a trade? Rene Pardo responds [NEWS]

Reunion with former coach Tim Cone makes Don Allado feel right at home at Purefoods [NEWS]


more to follow...

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PBA Latest Updates (September 30, 2014) Gilas Pilipinas

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Penalties in order as PBA official catches Villanueva-Arana fight on video. [VIDEO]

San Mig dealt 40-point beating by former KBL champs SK Knights in Seoul tuneup [NEWS]

Stanley Pringle posts huge double-double as Globalport rallies to beat Yonsei University in Seoul [NEWS]

Extra care for 'Extra Rice' as JR Quinahan takes it slow on return from knee surgery [NEWS]

Cone counting on Yousef Taha to fill void as San Mig set to give Marc Pingris three weeks off [NEWS]

Manny V. Pangilinan says he takes pride in Gilas accomplishments despite Asiad 'letdown' [NEWS]

New boys RR Garcia, Nico Salva shine as Barako Bull rules Visayas pocket tournament [NEWS]

Chito Salud to meet Manny Pangilinan, consult PBA board on future of Gilas program [NEWS]

Relegated to Asiad classification phase, Gilas deals with deposed champion China in battle for 5th place [NEWS]

Team cohesion Globalport's main issue heading into new PBA season, says top rookie pick Stanley Pringle [NEWS]

Yet to train with full complement of players, Beermen patiently wait for vastly improved Fajardo [NEWS]

Suiting up less than a day after arrival in Seoul, San Mig Coffee bows to Wonju Dongbu Promy [NEWS]

Long-time PH basketball executioner Lee Sang Min shows up to support Korea in Asiad game vs. Gilas [NEWS]

Ginebra suffers yet another preseason loss at hands of Barako, but Cariaso not worried [NEWS]

Chot Reyes apologizes for letting Pinoy fans down: 'We weren't able to live up to expectations' [NEWS]

Under-fire Marcus Douthit stays mum after Chot Reyes calls him a 'quitter' and his actions 'un-Filipino' [NEWS]

PH swimmer Alkhaldi flattered to see Gilas players cheering for her from the stands [NEWS]

Goldstar team of Davao gives Ginebra a dose of its own medicine with shock win in Leyte [NEWS]

PBA tune-up game between Rain or Shine, NLEX halted as former college rivals Arana, Villanueva trade punches [NEWS]

'New Alaska' taking shape as coach Compton starts deviating from triangle offense [NEWS]

Talk 'N Text left out of loop as Rain or Shine's Kevin Alas, Rodriguez heading straight to NLEX in trade for draft picks [NEWS]

San Mig to let fans pick who the team's muse would be for PBA opening ceremony [NEWS]

Kia playing-coach Manny Pacquiao sorely missed in practice, but players not complaining [NEWS]

Asian imports, 'unlimited height' format eyed as PBA board gathers in Incheon for planning session [NEWS]

Gilas reserve Jay Washington glad to be 'coming home' after trade to Talk 'N Text [NEWS]

Korean club Jeonju KCC Egis sends Barako Bull to third loss of preseason [NEWS]

Alex Compton says Alaska still a work in progress despite win over visiting Korean team [NEWS]

Isaac, owner Sy see unheralded guard Juami Tiongson as ace up Blackwater's sleeve [NEWS]

PBA looking to offer free shuttle service for fans going to Philippine Arena [NEWS]


more to follow...

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