Commissioner Chito Narvasa - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Commissioner Chito Narvasa


Gilas Pilipinas preparations spared from PBA board squabble

Nov 03, 2017 - 4:14 PM

The five teams which support the embattled PBA Commissioner – San Miguel, Ginebra, Star, Globalport and Kia – vow all their players are available for Philippine team duties

FOR COUNTRY. San Miguel promised their prized big men and other players as well will be available for the national team.

PBA commissioner to Johnson's fans: ‘I hope they’ll understand’

Feb 16, 2016 - 5:37 PM

I just want to make sure that there is order inside the court That’s all that I want to do says PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa explaining his decision to ban TNT import Ivan Johnson

'I HOPE THEY'LL UNDERSTAND.' PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa (R) says he hopes fans will understand why he had to ban Johnson quickly. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

De Ocampo goes on Twitter to comment on Johnson ban

Feb 14, 2016 - 1:43 PM

After Ivan Johnson s lifetime ban TNT s Ranidel De Ocampo hopes other imports still want to play in the PBA

IMPORTS DRIVEN AWAY? Ranidel De Ocampo (L) posts on Twitter his worry whether quality imports might still want to play in the Philippines after Ivan Johnsons ban. Photo from PBA Images

Banned import Johnson apologizes to PBA commissioner

Feb 14, 2016 - 1:00 PM

After emotional tweets in the heat of the moment banned import Ivan Johnson issues a statement of apology and thanks

SORRY. Banned import Ivan Johnson (R) issues an apology to PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa. Photo from PBA Images

PBA commish Narvasa won’t change methods of dealing with commotion

Jan 08, 2016 - 1:47 PM

Narvasa also says he won t hesitate to hand out suspensions if an incident similar incident to that of Game 2 takes place again

PBA: Hontiveros has no hard feelings for Washington, Narvasa after scuffle

Jan 07, 2016 - 1:28 AM

Dondon Hontiveros shares what transpired from his perspective during the scuffle in Game 2 of Alaska and Globalport s 2016 PBA Philippine Cup semifinals series

NO HARD FEELINGS, NO DISRESPECT. Alaska swingman Dondon Hontiveros (C) says he never had hard feelings for Globalport's Jay Washington, nor any disrespect for PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa for trying to calm him down after a scuffle broke out in Game 2 of the semifinals. Photo from PBA Images

PBA commissioner on Pacquiao: ‘He's not a basketball player, he’s a boxer’

Nov 09, 2015 - 6:22 PM

You have to understand that Mr Pacquiao is a personality in himself he has many engagements and first of all he is not a basketball player he is a boxer Commissioner Chito Narvasa was quoted

NO BALLER. PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa says Manny Pacquiao is "not a basketball player, he is a boxer." File Photo from PBA Images

Rappler Talk: The PBA's New Commissioner

Aug 07, 2015 - 3:45 PM

Former player and coach Chito Narvasa leads the PBA as its 9th commissioner