PBA Latest Updates (May 17, 2014)

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Kia Motors seeking privilege to sign Manny Pacquiao directly without going through PBA rookie draft [NEWS]

Siot gets baptism of fire as Barako Bull takes on Meralco in coaching comeback [NEWS]

San Miguel's road to redemption begins as it battles Alaska in PBA Governors Cup opener [NEWS]

Reggie Williams says he's just one of the boys out to win a title for San Miguel [NEWS]

Canaleta rues missed opportunity to win a championship with Talk N Text, but ready to bid for another one [NEWS]

Blakely ready for Mixers' Grand Slam bid, unmindful of bumper crop of imports this conference [NEWS]

After winning his sixth championship ring, will James Yap's next ring be a wedding band? [NEWS]

Mark Barroca says 'born-again' James Yap truly deserving of PBA Finals MVP plum [NEWS]

James Mays credits San Mig's 'culture of brotherhood' for title triumph [NEWS]

Arwind Santos and Co slapped with fines totalling P115,000 for tune-up brawls as Fajardo cleared [NEWS]

Todd Purves impressed by what he saw in 'well-coached' Ginebra's first game under Cariaso [NEWS]

Talk N Text's near-perfect record no longer matters after failed title bid, says De Ocampo [NEWS]

NLEX yet to pay P100 million PBA franchise fee, but quick to ease fears of pullout [NEWS]

'Big Game' James Yap eyes grand slam to be crowning glory of his PBA career [NEWS]

Encouraging words from Norman Black 25 years ago prove prophetic for Tim Cone [NEWS]

After fitting sendoff at San Mig, Jeffrey Cariaso looks forward to charting winning path at Ginebra [NEWS]

San Mig completes golden PBA treble after fiery Game Four fightback against Talk 'N Text [NEWS]

After being part of Rockets' Manila visit, SMB import Reggie Williams glad to stay around a little longer [NEWS]

Alaska import Bill Walker says he's a 'good guy' in face of accusations of 'rough, dirty' tactics [NEWS]

Robert Jaworski eyed to join forces with Manny Pacquiao on Kia bench, says team manager [NEWS]

New import Zaccheus Mason keen to be the 'energy guy' for Ginebra under Cariaso [NEWS]

Joe Lipa denies joining Pacquiao at Kia as consultant, but says boxer set to field team in his new regional league [NEWS]

Ariel Vanguardia, Glen Capacio head list of Kia's possible PBA coaching staff [NEWS]

Erik Menk inspired by Asi Taulava's resurgence, vows to push self hard and get back into game shape [NEWS]

Alaska coach Luigi Trillo wants PBA to punish Gary David for 'sneak punch' on import Walker [NEWS]

Is he for real? Meralco import Terrence Williams hits 10 three-pointers in tune-up game [NEWS]

Sonny Thoss says failed title defense a learning curve for Alaska Aces [NEWS]

Jeff Cariaso confident untested import Mason exactly what doctor ordered for Ginebra [NEWS]


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