Troy Rosario not surprised by sudden Gilas call-up
After suffering that nasty fall, many thought the forward-center was out of the lineup for this window of the FIBA Asian Qualifers.
Magnolia blocks Meralco's playoff bid
The Magnolia Hotshots pull the plug on the Bolts' playoff hopes with a 94-65 rout in the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup on Saturday.
Andray Blatche hopes for stronger showing vs. Japan
Andray Blatche said Australia's defense wore him down in the second half of Gilas Pilipinas' loss and increased ball handling duties also took its toll.
Jayson Castro, Jio Jalalon,Troy Rosario, and Gilas Pilipinas prepare for Japan.
Jayson Castro, Jio Jalalon, and Troy Rosario will be in the Gilas lineup for Sunday's game against Japan.
Jayson Castro, Troy Rosario, Jio Jalalon part of Gilas 12 vs. Japan
Veteran guard Jayson Castro, returning from an ankle injury, will suit up for Gilas Pilipinas' game against Japan in the second window of the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.
Ricardo Ratliffe powers Korea past Hong Kong; New Zealand shocks China
The 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers continued on Friday with Korea and New Zealand earning imposing wins against their opponents.
JVee Casio, Marion Magat deliver for undermanned Alaska
Despite playing without some of its key players, Alaska manages to get the win with superb performances from Jayvee Casio and Marion Magat.
Highlights Rain or Shine vs. Alaska.
The Alaska Aces escaped Rain or Shine's late-game fightback, 99-95, behind Jayvee Casio's triple-double performance.
Marcio Lassiter, Chris Ross save Beermen from Kia, complacency
Marcio Lassiter and Chris Ross saved the San Miguel Beermen from an epic fourth-quarter collapse. The two said the Beermen shouldn't have needed such heroics.
Dissecting Gilas Pilipinas vs. Australia in FIBA WC Asian Qualifiers.
Analyst Quinito Henson breaks down Gilas Pilipinas' performance against Australia in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.
Kai Sotto gets triple-double, Ateneo beats NU in Game 1
The Eaglets show incredible grit and poise to come out with an 86-70 victory over the NU Bullpups to draw first blood in the UAAP Season 80 Juniors finals.
How Jayson Castro coped with watching Gilas from sidelines
Veteran guard Jayson Castro found himself in an unfamiliar spot for Gilas Pilipinas on Thursday against Australia.
Analysis from Melbourne.
ESPN5's Carlo Pamintuan does a deep dive on what happened to Gilas Pilipinas.
Familiarity helped Boomers overcome lack of practice vs. Gilas
The Boomers only practiced together twice in the days leading up to the game against Gilas Pilipinas. It hardly showed on the court.
Prince Eze powers Perpetual past Batangas-EAC
Prince Eze dominates the opposition on both ends with 24 points, 15 rebounds, and eight blocks to lead Perpetual to an 82-75 win over Batangas-EAC.
Still alive: Blackwater edges Phoenix to remain in playoff contention
Five players score in double figures as the Blackwater Elite defeat the Phoenix Fuel Masters, 83-78, in 2018 PBA Philippine Cup action on Wednesday.
SC Highlights Kia vs. GlobalPort.
The Globalport Batang Pier fended off a late Kia Picanto rally to hold on for a 108-91 victory to remain in the playoff hunt.
Kelly Nabong confident GlobalPort will make quarterfinals
The race for the final spots of the PBA playoffs is reaching its conclusion and it seems that no player is more focused to lead his team to the quarterfinals than Kelly Nabong.
How Gilas Pilipinas will cope without Jayson Castro
Gilas Pilipinas will be playing a FIBA game without longtime star point guard Jayson Castro. Here's how the team will adjust.
Ex-Ginebra guard Joey Loyzaga drops by Gilas practice
Now based in Sydney, Loyzaga can't believe fans still remember his Ginebra glory days.
The Blur' recalls 'the moment.'
Gilas Pilipinas' guard Jayson Castro shares his favorite moment as a member of the national team.
Ebondo's double-double powers CEU past Zark's
Congolese big man Rob Ebondo comes up big and helps CEU stay undefeated in the Aspirants Cup.
All-Star Weekend Diary Day 4: Driving on the Los Angeles Freeway one last time
ESPN5's Chuck Araneta wraps up his NBA All-Star Weekend coverage and ends his trip on a perfect note.
Marinerong Pilipino continues to roll, Batangas-EAC snaps skid
Marinerong Pilipino and Batangas-EAC both register wins in the 2018 PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup on Monday at Pasig Sports Center.
Paying it forward: Sean Chambers uses All-Star Weekend to give back to PH
Former PBA import Sean Chambers spent the prime years of his basketball life in the Philippines. But despite being retired for many years, the ties that bind Chambers to Filipinos have strengthened even more.
Fil Nigerian AJ Edu among participants of Basketball Without Borders.
Gilas Pilipinas prospect and 23 for '23 pool member, AJ Edu was one of the participants in the Basketball Without Borders camp.
AJ Edu is ready to take on the world
Youngster AJ Edu, a member of the Gilas Pilipinas pool for the 2023 FIBA World Cup, is eager to improve and become the best player he can be.
Gilas Pilipinas to face Australia for the WCQ 2nd leg.
After being excluded from the pool for the second window of the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifers, head coach Chot Reyes called up Calvin Abueva just in time for their game against Australia.
Chot Reyes selects 14 Gilas players to go to Australia
Gilas Pilipinas coach Chot Reyes names 14 to go to Australia to take on the Boomers but has yet to reveal his final 12.
Kevin Alas drops career high 25 points vs Blackwater.
Kevin Alas had a big 16-point fourth quarter en route to a career-high 25 points and more importantly, the victory for the NLEX Road Warriors over the Blackwater Elite.
Meralco stays alive, squeaks past Ginebra
The Bolts, teetering on the brink of elimination, get a new lease on life with a tight win over the Kings.
SC Highlights Meralco vs Ginebra.
The Meralco Bolts will stay alive in the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup after a strong finish to deny Barangay Ginebra an outright entry to the quarterfinals.
Alas sizzles as NLEX clinches playoff spot
The Road Warriors bank on a career-high from Kevin Alas to formally book a spot in the quarterfinals.
Kings of the World, and the rest of the Rising Stars Grades
Kevin Pelton dishes out grades for every player in the World Team's dominant victory in Friday's tipoff to All-Star Weekend.
All-Star Weekend Diary Day 2: Five dollar bills and rookies' first time
ESPN5's Chuck Araneta shares his bus ride to Staples Center and how rookies should cherish their first All-Star Weekend experience.
From 27th to a rising star: Kyle Kuzma shines bright during All-Star Weekend
Despite the glitz and glamour of the LA lifestyle, Kyle Kuzma has an old school mindset. He wants to become the best, and he won't stop until he gets there.
How Gilas Pilipinas can take down Australia
Australia is the team to beat in the 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers for Asia. Gilas Pilipinas is undaunted by the challenge. This is how they can do it.
Magnolia blitzes GlobalPort, picks up seventh win
The Hotshots overcome a sluggish first half to turn back the Batang Pier and position themselves for a twice-to-beat advantage.
GlobalPort vs Magnolia Highlights.
Rome Dela Rosa's 18 points leads a balanced Magnolia Hotshots attack to take down the Globalport Batang Pier, 96-81 and return to the win column.
Blackwater ousts Kia, climbs to tie for eighth
The Elite boost their quarterfinal chances while sending the Picanto to another early vacation.
All-Star Weekend Diary Day 1: Touchdown in LA
ESPN5's Chuck Araneta flies to Los Angeles and documents everything he sees and hears from all the festivities of the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend.
Strong start pushes GlobalPort past reeling TNT
The Batang Pier come out the gate hot and never look back to easily defeat the TNT KaTropa, climbing up to 4-4 in the standings of the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup.
Meralco dumps Phoenix to break out of slump
The Bolts stay in the hunt for a playoff spot after surviving a second-half comeback from the Phoenix Fuel Masters en route to a 92-90 win.
No fear: Gilas Pilipinas undaunted by Australia
Australia isn't parading NBA players like Patty Mills or Ben Simmons, but it doesn't mean their other players won't be as competitive or as formidable. Nevertheless, Gilas remains unfazed by the task at hand.
Andray Blatche did double the work to get ready for Gilas.
Andray Blatche worked out twice a day in China in an effort to be ready to join the Gilas Pilippinas.
Recuperating Troy Rosario still eager to train with Gilas
After that nasty fall, Rosario has been cleared to do light practice. But can he fully recover in time for the Australia game?
Che'Lu-SSC, Akari-Adamson notch wins
The Revellers get back on the winning track while the Falcons continue to impress in the Aspirants Cup
When Boybits Victoria signed my first PBA autograph
I guess when you grow up cheering for Alvin Patrimonio and the rest of the Purefoods TJ Hotdogs, you're supposed to hate Swift. But that didn't stop me from getting Boybits Victoria's autograph.
Blatche, Rosario join second night of Gilas daily practice.
Andray Blatche and Troy Rosario are back in action with Gilas Pilipinas for the second window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.
Rain or Shine sends Jericho Cruz to TNT
The Elasto Painters part ways with their unhappy shooting guard.
Prayers for Boybits.
Prayers up for former PBA Player Boybits Victoria. The 1994 Rookie of the Year has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barré Syndrome, which could cause paralysis.
Go for Gold-CSB trips Perpetual, Akari-Adamson improves to 3-1
Go for Gold-CSB gets off to a good start and goes on to beat University of Perpetual Help, 81-69, on Tuesday to snap a two-game slump in the 2018 PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup
Andray Blatche issues warning for Gilas opponents
Andray Blatche has some advice for Gilas Pilipinas' next two opponents, Australia and Japan, and is eager to practice with the full squad this week.
Blatche suits up.
Andray Blatche suited up for practice for the first time this year, and he relished the chance to play with his Gilas Pilipinas brothers once again.
Tough decision ahead for Reyes as Gilas roster still up in the air
With roughly 10 days left before they go up against Australia on February 22, Gilas head coach Chot Reyes has yet to announce the final roster for the second window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers.
Ateneo's Belangel takes top spot in Week 5 of NBTC 24
The King Eaglet grabs pole position from his teammate while leading Ateneo to the finals.
Early season review of PBA rookies
PBA rookies Kiefer Ravena and Jeron Teng are turning out to be game-changers, but a lot of their batchmates are still trying to find their roles on their respective teams.
Kiefer Ravena earns second Player of the Week nod.
Kiefer Ravena wins his second PBA Press Corps Player of the Week citation after averaging 16.5 points, 6.5 boards and 7 dimes in his last two games.
Shoot your shot: Kiefer Ravena is not afraid to fail
Kiefer Ravena hits the big shot, but he doesn't do it alone. The trust, confidence and faith his coach and teammates have in him is unwavering which motivates him to come up big in the clutch.
Troy Rosario return to TNT still uncertain.
Troy Rosario is still not cleared to play after his bad fall during TNT's game against Phoenix.
Manalang drops 40 in AMA's win, Gamboa-St. Clare extends winning run
Robbie Manalang tallies a conference-high 40 points as AMA Online Education barges into the win column with a 96-93 victory over Batangas-EAC in the PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup.
Brgy. Ginebra has won three of last four games.
LA Tenorio and the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel are peaking at the right time, having won three out of their last four games.
PBA Players for V-day.
Your favorite stars from the PBA shared their plans and bared their romantic side, breaking out their favorite love songs with Valentine's Day nearing.
Ginebra pulls away late to beat TNT
The Barangay Ginebra Kings step on the gas in the payoff period to down the TNT KaTropa for their fifth win of the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup. LA Tenorio is named Best Player of the Game after scoring 27 points.
Ginebra vs TNT Highlights.
Barangay Ginebra used a late fourth quarter run to beat the TNT KaTropa, turning a tight game into a blowout, 93-78.
NLEX uses balanced attack to snap Alaska's winning streak
The NLEX Road Warriors recover after almost blowing a 30-point lead to break the Alaska Aces' winning streak in the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup.
Andray Blatche will join Gilas Pilipinas' practice tomorrow.
Gilas Pilipinas' naturalized center Andray Blatche is set to join the national team's training tomorrow.
Annual Basketball Without Borders Global Camp.
The Philippines' very own A.J. Edu is included in the Basketball Without Borders roster.
Andray Blatche back in Philippines to prepare for FIBA Qualifiers
Center Andray Blatche is back in the Philippines and preparing to join Gilas Pilipinas for the second window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.
Andray Blatche is back.
Andray Blatche is ready to practice with Gilas Pilipinas in preparation for the second window of the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers
HS star Kai Sotto is next face of Gilas Pilipinas
The seven-foot-one teenager is ready for the challenge.
Kai Sotto is the newest Manok Ng Bayan.
Sotto, Gilas head coach, Chot Reyes and BAVI President, Mr. Ronald Mascariñas discuss the 'next big thing' in Philippine basketball
Batang Gilas center AJ Edu to join global hoops camp at NBA All-Star Weekend
Aside from the basketball camp, the young center will get to soak up the All-Star Weekend atmosphere.
Raymond Almazan leads Rain or Shine past Magnolia
Raymond Almazan had one of his best games this season with 23 points to lead the Elasto Painters past the Hotshots.
Rain or Shine vs. Magnolia Highlights.
The 'Clash in Calasiao' saw the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters fend off the furious Magnolia Hotshots rally late in the game to notch their third straight win, 101-95.
Phenomenal: Ravena hits game-winner to lift NLEX past Meralco
The Road Warriors escape with a close win thanks to rookie Kiefer Ravena's winning jumper.
Kiefer Ravena connects on game winning shot.
Kiefer Ravena seals the deal for the NLEX Road Warriors with the game-winning jumper.
Erram outshines Fajardo as Blackwater overcomes San Miguel
After four consecutive losses, the Blackwater Elite stop their losing streak with a 106-96 win over defending champions San Miguel Beermen.
Gilas Pilipinas to start daily practices next week.
Gilas Pilipinas to hold daily practices starting next week.
Chooks-to-Go Girls 2.0.
The Chooks-To-Go Girls 2.0 share their experience in supporting different kinds of sports in the country.
Garvo Lanete stood tall on the offensive end to lead the Bolts to back-to-back wins on the way to earning the PBA Press Corps Player of the Week award