PBA: Fajardo at forefront of PH Cup BPC race, Wright leads rookies

Reigning MVP June Mar Fajardo of the San Miguel Beermen leads the race for the PBA Philippine Cup Best Player of the Conference award. After the eliminations, Fajardo is at the top of the rankings with 45 statistical points (SP). Fajardo averaged 19.9 points, 16.0 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game in the elimination round…

PBA Capsule: San Miguel Beer tightens grip on no. 1 spot

While the second spot in the PBA Philippine Cup is up for grabs, San Miguel Beer continues to stay at the top after beating GlobalPort, 106-100, on Saturday in Cebu. The Beermen, who are riding an eight-game winning streak, now sport a 9-1 win-loss card.  GlobalPort was relegated to 5-4, tied with Ginebra, Phoenix, TNT…

Nose injury doesn’t stop Cabagnot to earn PBA Player of the Week nod

It seems like there’s no stopping San Miguel Beer playmaker Alex Cabagnot these days, not even a depressed nasal fracture. Though advised by doctors to undergo surgery, Cabagnot managed to still get a green light to play, provided he wears a facial mask to protect his injured nose. Except for that mask, nothing has changed…

GlobalPort shoots down Ginebra; San Miguel survives Mahindra

The GlobalPort Batang Pier relied on star guard Terrence Romeo to hand Barangay Ginebra a 91-84 defeat in the PBA Philippine Cup on Sunday (December 11). Romeo finished with a game-high 35 points on 50% shooting from the field. He knocked down five triples and added two assists and two steals. JR Quinahan, who was…