22 July 2017

Bolts 107, Elites 78

Baser Amer
The Meralco Bolts has already been known as a defensive-oriented team. It now boasts of a fluid offensive game, too.

Playing well on both ends for majority of the game, the Bolts had little trouble fashioning a 107-78 win over hapless Blackwater last 21 July kicking off their campaign in the PBA Governors Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

14 July 2017

Durham is Meralco's Ideal Import

Allen Durham
There is always a sense of seriousness in Meralco Bolts practice this last couple of weeks. They know that they were close to nailing their first ever PBA title last year, but got ambushed by Barangay Ginebra and Justin Brownlee's triple.

The 2017 PBA Governor's Cup will kick off on the 19th of July and Meralco hopes that they have improved a lot from last year's Finals-worthy performance.

12 July 2017

PBA Schedule Obviously Favoring Ginebra Too Much

PBA Narvasa
The initial list of play dates has been released recently by the Philippine Basketball Association for the season-ending Governor's Cup.

The Alaska Aces and the NLEX Road warriors, two teams looking to atone after missing the playoffs in the last conference, will face off on the first day when it unfolds on 19 July at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

10 July 2017

Will The Asian Imports Be Back As Well?

It may time for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) to shelve the laudable idea of hiring Asian imports for the season-ending Governor's Cup.

It was announced recently that PBA schedule runs counter to the FIBA Asia, which make it hard to find a quality imports in the Asian circuit.