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PBA gives green light to Dyip franchise transfer

Jun 03, 2020 - 7:45 PM

Columbian Autocar Corporation transfers the Dyip franchise to its sister company Terra Firma Realty Development Corporation

UP-AND-COMING. CJ Perez and the Dyip were expected to climb up the ranks before the PBA suspended its season. Photo from PBA Images

Raking awards from rookie season, CJ Perez shifts focus to winning

Mar 14, 2020 - 7:54 PM

Not only did CJ Perez bag the Rookie of the Year plum, he also earned spots in the First Mythical Team and All-Defensive Team

SUPER ROOKIE. CJ Perez wins the coveted Rookie of the Year plum. Photo from PBA Images

CJ Perez hailed PBA Rookie of the Year

Mar 08, 2020 - 5:30 PM

Nabbed by Columbian as the top overall pick, CJ Perez did not take long to establish himself as one of the best players in the league

SUPER ROOKIE. CJ Perez makes a splash in his first season in the PBA. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian to pick No. 1 in PBA Draft 2019

Nov 28, 2019 - 7:38 PM

Columbian beats out Blackwater by a whisker for the top spot in the draft order

BACK-TO-BACK. Former No. 1 overall pick CJ Perez and Columbian will have more firepower next season as they get to draft first again. Photo from PBA Images

Barangay Ginebra seals playoff bonus with romp of Columbian

Nov 15, 2019 - 10:14 PM

Import Justin Brownlee flirts with a triple-double as Jeff Chan catches fire late to propel Barangay Ginebra to a 23-point win

ALL-AROUND. Justin Brownlee does it all again for Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Durham, Almazan power Meralco to rout of Columbian for 4th straight win

Nov 08, 2019 - 6:52 PM

Meralco cruises to its fourth straight triumph and tightens its hold of the No. 3 spot in the team standings

TWIN TOWERS. Raymond Almazan and Allen Durham frolick inside the paint for Meralco. Photo from PBA Images

Magnolia rips Columbian to end dry spell

Oct 27, 2019 - 7:17 PM

Playing his second game since returning from injury, Romeo Travis delivers a more prolific performance for Magnolia

WORKHORSE. Romeo Travis shines on both ends for Magnolia, which improves to 6th place. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian puts to waste Gee monster game for Phoenix

Oct 25, 2019 - 7:15 PM

Import Khapri Alston and CJ Perez show the way, while Rashawn McCarthy delivers in crunchtime as Columbian snaps a two-game skid

PLAYOFF PICTURE. CJ Perez helps Columbian improve to 6th place in the Governors' Cup. Photo from PBA Images

San Miguel denies Columbian sweep of season series

Oct 20, 2019 - 7:16 PM

San Miguel defeats Columbian for the first time this season to tie NLEX for the No. 2 spot

FIRED UP. Dez Wells catches fire late in the final quarter as San Miguel exacts revenge on Columbian. Photo from PBA Images

Harris erupts for 45 as NLEX tops Columbian for 5th win

Oct 16, 2019 - 7:20 PM

Former NBA player Manny Harris makes sure NLEX doesn't regret its decision to replace former import Olu Ashaolu

UPPER ECHELON. Kiefer Ravena and NLEX climb to solo second in the team standings. Photo from PBA Images

McCarthy, Perez lead Columbian bounce-back over Blackwater

Oct 11, 2019 - 6:58 PM

CJ Perez gets Columbian off to a hot start as Rashawn McCarthy also delivers the finishing touches

Perez charging to experience sorry Columbian loss to TNT

Oct 06, 2019 - 1:03 AM

CJ Perez and Columbian fall short in their bid of handing TNT its first loss in the PBA Governors' Cup

LEARNING EXPERIENCE. CJ Perez says Columbian will be better from its loss to TNT. Photo from PBA Images

TNT stays perfect after edging upset-minded Columbian

Oct 05, 2019 - 9:38 PM

KJ McDaniels, Roger Pogoy, and Jayson Castro team up for 81 points to power TNT to its fourth straight win

AT THE TOP. Jayson Castro and TNT jump to solo lead in the standings. Photo from PBA Images

Khobuntin hoping for best after sustaining sore knee in Columbian win

Oct 02, 2019 - 8:43 PM

Columbian coach Johnedel Cardel says Glenn Khobuntin would be a 'big loss' if he would not be able to play against juggernaut TNT

WINNING TRACK. Glenn Khobuntin and Columbian eclipse their record in the last two editions of the Governors' Cup combined. Photo from PBA Images

Perez, Alston tow Columbian past NorthPort for second win

Oct 02, 2019 - 7:33 PM

With the victory, Columbian eclipses its combined record in the past two Governors' Cup where it won only one of its 22 games

HEFTY BIG MAN. Khapri Alston frolicks in the paint anew for Columbian. Photo from PBA Images

Wright catches fire late to tow Rain or Shine past Columbian

Sep 22, 2019 - 7:25 PM

Joel Wright scores 8 of his team's last 10 points as Rain or Shine cracks the winning column

BACK ON TRACK. Joel Wright and Rain or Shine redeem themselves from their conference-opening loss. Photo from PBA Images

Winless in World Cup, Perez makes triumphant return with Columbian

Sep 20, 2019 - 9:19 PM

Columbian head coach Johnedel Cardel says CJ Perez has gotten smarter following his stint with Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA World Cup

HIGH NOTE. CJ Perez and Columbian open the Governors' Cup with a convincing win. Photo from PBA Images

Alston steers Columbian past Alaska with monster double-double

Sep 20, 2019 - 7:09 PM

The Dyip snap their eight-game skid against the Aces behind Khapri Alston and CJ Perez

WINNING TRACK. Khapri Alston and Columbian open their Governors' Cup campaign on a high note. Photo from PBA Images

Brownlee erupts for 50 as Ginebra survives Columbian in OT

Jul 14, 2019 - 9:39 PM

Justin Brownlee raises his game to another level as the Gin Kings head into the playoffs as the No. 4 seed

CLUTCH. Stanley Pringle comes through in crunchtime for Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Returning Celda comes up clutch for win-hungry Columbian

Jul 06, 2019 - 8:44 PM

Reden Celda comes back from a hip injury and delivers the game-winner as the Dyip remain in the playoff hunt

BACK WITH FLAIR. Reden Celda returns and gives Columbian a much-needed boost in the PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian stuns Phoenix to keep playoff fire burning

Jul 06, 2019 - 7:03 PM

The Dyip pull off crucial plays on both ends of the floor to prevent the Fuel Masters from claiming a third straight win

PESKY DYIP. Lester Prosper and Columbian continue to play spoiler in the standings. Photo from PBA Images

Elorde, Bolick take over late as NorthPort survives Columbian

Jul 03, 2019 - 7:21 PM

Nico Elorde buries 3 big three-pointers down the stretch, while Robert Bolick scores the game-winning layup as the Batang Pier pick up their eighth win

BREAKS OF THE GAME. CJ Perez and Columbian fall short in their bid to upset NorthPort. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian adds to San Miguel misery with OT escape

Jun 30, 2019 - 7:23 PM

Lester Prosper and CJ Perez conspire as the Dyip deal the Beermen their fifth loss in 7 outings

ANOTHER LOSS. Charles Rhodes and San Miguel continue to struggle. Photo from PBA Images

Rain or Shine ends Columbian curse in OT thriller

Jun 23, 2019 - 7:34 PM

Winless to the Dyip since the Philippine Cup last year, the Elasto Painters get over the hump behind Denzel Bowles and Rey Nambatac

BACK ON TRACK. Rain or Shine snaps a four-game skid to Columbian. Photo from PBA Images

Castro return boosts TNT in comeback win over Columbian

Jun 21, 2019 - 7:02 PM

Also drawing a prolific performance from Terrence Jones, the KaTropa notch their seventh win in 8 games to gain solo lead

BACK IN ACTION. Jayson Castro returns from a one-game absence for TNT and delivers. Photo from PBA Images

Jerramy King back for Columbian after 5-month absence

Jun 16, 2019 - 9:10 PM

Seeing action for the first time since injuring his knee in January, the do-it-all guard admits there is plenty of room to improve

RELIABLE. Columbian receives a big boost with the return of Jerramy King. Photo from PBA Images

Magnolia wins back-to-back as Columbian crashes anew

Jun 16, 2019 - 7:05 PM

The trio of Ian Sangalang, James Farr, and Paul Lee combine for 65 points to power the Magnolia Hotshots to a winning streak

LETHAL WEAPON. Paul Lee comes off the bench and delivers on the offensive end. Photo from PBA Images

Perez fires career-high as Columbian ends drought vs hapless NLEX

Jun 01, 2019 - 6:44 PM

The Dyip notch their first win after 3 losses with the first overall pick showing the way

CANT' MISS. CJ Perez just scores a career-high in points efficiently. Photo from PBA Images

Blackwater still spotless, keeps Columbian winless

May 26, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Alex Stepheson and Ray Parks deliver the one-two punch as the Elite claim an early lead in the standings

BIG PROBLEM. Alex Stepheson dominates on both ends of the floor for the Blackwater Elite. Photo from PBA Images

Lawal a beast inside as Meralco thwarts Columbian for 1st win

May 24, 2019 - 7:10 PM

The Bolts arrest a meltdown to improve to 1-1 and keep the Dyip winless in the 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup

TOO STRONG. Gani Lawal records another monster double-double for Meralco. Photo from PBA Images

Alaska thwarts Columbian behind Daniels, Banchero

May 19, 2019 - 9:31 PM

The Alaska Aces storm back from a near-double-digit deficit to end their 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup debut in the winning column

BIG MAN, BIG PROBLEMS. Chris Daniels frolicks in the paint for Alaska. Photo from PBA Images

TNT's twice-to-beat hunt still alive with 5th straight win

Mar 22, 2019 - 7:16 PM

Jayson Castro catches fire off the bench as TNT survives a gallant stand from Columbian

JUST IN TIME. Jayson Castro delivers for TNT after back-to-back quiet nights. Photo from PBA Images

Sangalang leads balanced attack as Magnolia gets win run going

Mar 13, 2019 - 7:08 PM

Magnolia bags back-to-back wins for the first time in the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup with a demolition of Columbian

BIG THREAT. Ian Sangalang powers Magnolia to its third win in 7 games. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian curse continues to haunt Rain or Shine

Mar 06, 2019 - 7:01 PM

The Dyip defeat the Elasto Painters for the fourth straight time dating back to the Philippine Cup last season

NO ROOKIE JITTERS. CJ Perez puts up a double-double as Columbian reasserts its mastery over Rain or Shine. Photo from PBA Images

Blackwater escapes Columbian to stop 4-game slide

Mar 01, 2019 - 7:04 PM

The Elite draw prolific performances from Allein Maliksi and Mac Belo to keep their playoff chances alive

VETERAN. Allein Maliksi shows way as Blackwater returns to the winning column. Photo from PBA Images

Dream come true as Faundo brothers face off in PBA

Feb 27, 2019 - 9:20 PM

The two big men play against each other in the professional ranks for the first time

BIG MAN BROS. Bryan Faundo (right) says he's proud his younger brother Jeepy made it to the PBA. Photos from PBA Images

McCarthy fires career-high as Columbian turns back Meralco

Feb 27, 2019 - 7:04 PM

The Dyip storm back from 15 points down to snap a three-game skid

TOP DOG. Rashawn McCarthy takes over as Columbian gets back on track in the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup. Photo from PBA Images

Depleted Alaska shreds Columbian to pieces in 1st win

Feb 06, 2019 - 6:55 PM

The Aces still miss the services of usual starters Vic Manuel, Simon Enciso, JVee Casio and Kevin Racal

MAIDEN. The Alaska Aces win their first game of the PBA's 44th season. Photo from PBA Images

CJ Perez named first ever choice for PBA Rookie of the Month

Feb 04, 2019 - 4:42 PM

Columbian's top pick bests NorthPort's Robert Bolick, Blackwater's Abu Tratter and Rain or Shine's Javee Mocon for the citation awarded by the PBA Press Corps

NO ROOKIE JITTER.S CJ Perez has helped Columbian eclipse its one-win output in the Philippine Cup last year. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra overpowers Columbian to snap skid

Feb 02, 2019 - 9:49 PM

Greg Slaughter and Scottie Thompson combine for 31 points, 26 rebounds and 10 assists for the Gin Kings

REBOUNDING MACHINE. Scottie Thompson grabs 14 rebounds as Ginebra imposes its will over Columbian. Photo from PBA Images

NLEX wastes huge lead, but still beats Columbian for 1st win

Jan 27, 2019 - 7:06 PM

Poy Erram steadies the ship in the payoff period as the Road Warriors snap a three-game skid

COMEBACK SHORT. The Columbian Dyip falls short of their comeback bid as the NLEX Road Warriors crack the winning column. Photo from PBA Images

Overshadowed by top rookies, JP Calvo finds way to shine

Jan 26, 2019 - 3:20 PM

The former Letran Knight delivers as Columbian goes off to a 2-1 start in the Philippine Cup

KEY COG. JP Calvo proves to be a reliable offensive option under coach Johnedel Cardel's system. Photo from PBA Images

Perez says rivalry with Bolick over: 'PBA na 'to'

Jan 25, 2019 - 9:02 PM

Aside from seeing Columbian stun NorthPort, the former Lyceum star delivers a relatively better individual performance over the former San Beda standout

TOP PICKS. CJ Perez gets the last laugh over Robert Bolick in their first PBA clash. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Perez gets last laugh over Bolick as Columbian stuns NorthPort

Jan 25, 2019 - 7:06 PM

Seven players finish in double figures for the Dyip, who notched their second win in 3 games

NEXT LEVEL. Collegiate rivals CJ Perez and Robert Bolick meet in the professional ranks for the first time. Photo from PBA Images

Abueva says rookie Perez has long way to go

Jan 23, 2019 - 9:14 PM

'The Beast' and his Phoenix crew show 'The Baby Beast' and Columbian how things are done with a scintillating win

BROTHERLY ADVICE. Calvin Abueva says CJ Perez should push himself more for him to be able to play at a high level. Photo from PBA Images

Phoenix soars to best start in franchise history, tops Columbian

Jan 23, 2019 - 7:16 PM

The Fuel Masters send the Dyip crashing back to earth to notch their first 3 wins in the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup

TAKING CHARGE. Matthew Wright posts his usual numbers as Phoenix wins its third straight game. Photo from PBA Images

Perez not thinking about Bolick rivalry in stellar PBA debut

Jan 18, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Columbian's prized rookie CJ Perez nets a big fish in defending champion San Miguel Beer in his PBA debut

SMOOTH TRANSITION. Columbian’s CJ Perez quickly flashes his dominant form in the pro ranks. Photo from PBA Images

Double-whammy as Romeo suffers injury in losing San Miguel debut

Jan 18, 2019 - 9:18 PM

The three-time PBA scoring champion goes down with a left foot injury right on his San Miguel debut

SIDELINED. Terrence Romeo remains doubtful for San Miguel’s Sunday showdown with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Columbian stuns loaded San Miguel in PH Cup debut

Jan 18, 2019 - 7:06 PM

Rookie CJ Perez and the Dyip rev up the charge in the closing minutes to shock the defending champion Beermen

STELLAR DEBUT. Top rookie pick CJ Perez makes a splash right on his first pro game. Photo from PBA Images

What is Columbian looking for in its top PBA draft pick?

Oct 27, 2018 - 9:08 PM

Dyip head coach Johnedel Cardel bares he already has someone in mind for the No. 1 pick

SUPER ROOKIES. CJ Perez, Robert Bolick and Ray Parks (left to right) are touted to battle for the Top 3 spots in the upcoming PBA draft. File photos by Josh Albelda