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PBA fines Aguilar, Wong 20K for 5-on-5 scrimmage

Ginebra star Japeth Aguilar and Rain or Shine rookie Adrian Wong were slapped with P20,000 fines and were ordered to undergo swab testing for playing in a five-on-five game.

Ernie Sarmiento

Racela: Allowing practices 'a good step' towards restart

Blackwater head coach Nash Racela says the resumption of team practices is a positive sign that the PBA will be able to restart its season.

MY FAVORITE SEASON

My best seasons, as told by Danny Seigle

Danny Seigle looks back at his most memorable time in the PBA and explains why it was special for him.

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My favorite conference, as told by Jojo Lastimosa

Jojo Lastimosa looks back at his favorite PBA conference and explains why it was special for him.

FREDDIE WEBB HOLDS COURT

King Caloy, Shin Dong Pa, Munich Olympics: Freddie Webb reminisces

Freddie Webb recalls playing for Caloy Loyzaga, guarding Korean deadshot Shin Dong Pa, and donning the national colors in the ill-fated Munich Olympics.

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Freddie Webb: Jaworski's specialty is his leadership

Freddie Webb and Sonny Jaworski share a long history together as teammates, rivals and movie co-stars.

Freddie and Sonny, rivals and co-stars

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Freddie Webb on the 1972 gold medal game

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Freddie Webb's time as a television star

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THIRDY TO PLAY IN JAPAN

Thirdy: Japanese teams reached out during UAAP season

San-en Neophoenix import Thirdy Ravena revealed that Japanese teams began reaching out to him during the UAAP Season 82 men's basketball tournament last year.

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Toroman: Japan stint will help Thirdy's development

Rajko Toroman said Thirdy Ravena's time in Japan's B.League will be beneficial to his growth as a player.

TROY ROSARIO

How P2,000 changed Troy Rosario's fortunes

PBA star Troy Rosario reflects on his humble beginnings and shares how his family gave him P2,000 to try his luck in Manila.

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Rosario talks about TNT teammates Erram, Parks

TNT stalwart Troy Rosario hopes that the addition of Poy Erram and the return of Ray Parks can put the team over the hill soon.

FRANCOIS WISE'S PBA CAREER

Francois Wise names toughest PBA players he faced

Francois Wise names the PBA locals and imports that gave him a hard time on the court.

Ernie Sarmiento

Francois Wise recalls his epic PBA career

Francois Wise breaks down how the PBA impacted a basketball career that spanned globe in the 1980s.

Francois Wise recalls 'Palibhasa Lalake' appearance, fave Pinoy food

Francois Wise discusses his cameo on a popular '80s sitcom and his favorite Filipino dishes.

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TALKING HOOPS WITH CHUCK, JUTT AND PAO

Best game or event I've covered

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Mix of pros and amateurs for Gilas?

Former Gilas coach Rajko Toroman suggested that the ideal composition for Gilas Pilipinas should be a combination of amateur players and PBA stars. ESPN5's Chuck Araneta and Jutt Sulit share their thoughts.

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TEAM PILIPINAS IN FIBA ESPORTS OPEN

Just how good is the Philippines' esports squad?

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Virtual matchup: PBA stars vs. Team Pilipinas

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PHILIPPINE BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION (PBA)

Marcial: Players unanimously in favor of resuming training

PBA commissioner Willie Marcial said players unanimously agreed to join practices once the Philippine government allows the league to resume training.

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Five headlines we could have seen if the PBA season hadn't stopped

If the PBA season hadn't been suspended, we probably would have seen these headlines come to life.

DANDING COJUANGCO

1935-2020

How the NCC program may have saved the PBA

The PBA turned out to be the luckiest and biggest beneficiary of Danding Cojuangco's revolutionary approach towards the improvement of basketball in the Philippines.

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Caidic on how the NCC program shaped his career

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ILDEFONSO-FAJARDO CONNECTION

Ildefonso recounts mentoring Fajardo, explains move to Meralco

Thanks to a little help from Danny Ildefonso, June Mar Fajardo may go down as arguably the most dominant post presence in PBA history.

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Fajardo, Ildefonso included in San Miguel's Mount Rushmore

In this ESPN5.com special series, we look at the top four players in the history of the PBA's six oldest teams.

MIKE BILBAO HOLDS COURT

Mike Bilbao on Lim Eng Beng: 'He had a big heart'

Mike Bilbao has nothing but praise for his former La Salle teammate Lim Eng Beng.

Paolo del Rosario

Bilbao: Jaworski was very good in dealing with fans

When former PBA guard Mike Bilbao got to work with Sonny Jaworski as Añejo's assistant team manager in 1989, he quickly understood why the playing coach was so popular.

YOYONG MARTIREZ HOLDS COURT

The first San Miguel championship

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Yoyong Martirez's advice on playing defense

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Hindi ako galit!

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MISSING THE LEAGUE

PBA stories that would have made headlines

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How can the PBA restart play?

Chuck Araneta, Jutt Sulit and Paolo del Rosario talk about how the PBA could resume play and why it would be necessary despite the health risks.

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What Alaska means to the PBA

Jutt Sulit shares his thoughts on what the Alaska franchise means to the league.

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TAB BALDWIN SUSPENDED

Baldwin fined P75K, suspended for controversial remarks

Tab Baldwin has been slapped with a fine of P75,000 and will be suspended for three games by the PBA for the recent "detrimental" comments he made.

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Panlilio: SBP-PBA relationship 'remains strong' despite Baldwin's comments

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas president Al Panlilio said that despite Tab Baldwin's comments, there will be no strain on the partnership between the PBA and SBP moving forward.

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