Category Archives: Sports

Mr. Excitement To The Rescue

COUNT BASKETBALL superstar Paul “Bong” Alvarez on the list of those who are serving the frontlines in the fight against COVID-19.  Instead of staying at home, the player known as Mr. Excitement has been delivering help to those affected by … Continue reading

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Pare Drafted By Mali NT

     BEFORE THE Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) was imposed and airports were closed, Basketball player Mohamed Pare of Saint Clare College of Caloocan managed to travel back home to Mali.  The reigning National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities … Continue reading

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FIBA 3X3 2020 Calendar Revised Again

THE PHILIPPINES will now serve as the kickoff point for the 2020 FIBA 3X3 World Tour Masters this August 15 to 16 at the SM Megamall.  This comes after FIBA announced another round of revisions to its 2020 competition calendar … Continue reading

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From Foes To Frontline Friends

     A DECADE ago, Eric James Acuna and Rama Krishna “RK” Morales were tangling with each other as part of the so-called “Cyber Wars” of the National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (NAASCU).  Fast forward today, both … Continue reading

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Letran Hosts 96th NCAA

     ARELLANO UNIVERSITY has formally turned over the hosting responsibilities for the coming 96th season of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to Colegio de San Juan de Letran.  The NCAA Policy Board composed of Presidents or Heads of the … Continue reading

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Sotto Chooses G-League

ON THE occasion of his 18th birthday last Monday, Kai Zachary Sotto made the monumental announcement that he would bypass college to turn professional.  The 7’2” phenom will be part of a new team to be based in Southern California … Continue reading

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The Last Star: Still Shining Since 1999

    BASKETBALL NOSTALGIA was the order of the day as coaches and players of the 1999 Metropolitan Basketball Association (MBA) National Champion Manila Metrostars participated in a webinar entitled “The Last Star” presented by HOOPS Coaches International with the support … Continue reading

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