Denzel Bowles - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Denzel Bowles


Bowles felt 'something cracked in his knee'

Jul 06, 2019 - 10:57 PM

Denzel Bowles will 'most probably' be out for the PBA Commissioner's Cup after hurting his knee, says Rain or Shine coach Caloy Garcia

INJURED. Denzel Bowles provides an early lift to help Rain or Shine clinch its fourth win. Photo from PBA Images

No excuses for Bowles after missing 14 free throws

Jun 23, 2019 - 9:39 PM

Denzel Bowles compensates for his misfortunes at the line with a triple-double as Rain or Shine beats Columbian for the first time since 2017

LEVEL. Denzel Bowles and Rain or Shine pick up their third win in 6 games. Photo from PBA Images

Denzel Bowles joins Rain or Shine in PBA return

May 01, 2019 - 9:48 PM

The 6-foot-10 big man reunites with former teammate James Yap, with whom he won a PBA title

BACK AT IT. Denzel Bowles will see action in the PBA for the first time since 2016. File photo from PBA Images

Rain or Shine bucks Bowles' 39 to bury Star

Feb 13, 2016 - 7:58 PM

The Painters who were bridesmaids in the same conference last season punch in their first win of the 2016 PBA Commissioner s Cup

FIRST WIN. Rain or Shine downs Star to get its first win of the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN VINES: Castro delivers finishing blows for TNT

Apr 06, 2015 - 10:18 PM

The best point guard in Asia lives up to his monicker delivering one bucket after another for the Tropang Texters in the final quarter

Talk 'N Text's Jayson Castro drives strong to the hoop against Purefoods' James Yap. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Castro, Alas take charge in fourth as Talk ’N Text levels semis series

Apr 06, 2015 - 9:28 PM

The Blur teams up with rookie Kevin Alas to score 20 points in the payoff period to lead the Tropang Texters over teh Hotshots

Jayson Castro, double teamed, looks to pass to Jay Washington. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Bowles thriving in Purefoods’ triangle with career-high

Apr 02, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Denzel Bowles after scoring a career high 49 points credits his strong point production on the Purefoods triangle offense

MONSTER BOWLES. Denzel Bowles delivers his best scoring output pouring 49 points to help Purefoods get past Talk 'N Text. Photo courtesy of PBA Images

Barroca on miracle shot: ‘That’s a highlight of my career’

Apr 01, 2015 - 11:08 PM

That’s one of the highlights of my career that shot I wasn t even looking I just heaved the ball

Mark Barroca, seen here guarded by Aaron Aban, hits a dagger miracle shot to lift Purefoods over Talk 'N Text. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

IN VINES: Barroca hits miracle shot, Purefoods wins

Apr 01, 2015 - 10:21 PM

Denzel Bowles fires a desperation shot that s way off to the side of the backboard but Mark Barroca was there to bail the Hotshots out

Mark Barroca, seen here taking a floater, hits a miracle shot to lift Purefoods over Talk 'N Text in Game 1 of their semis match. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Bowles catches fire to lead Purefoods to game 1 semis win

Apr 01, 2015 - 9:06 PM

Denzel Bowles drops a career high 49 points as the Hotshots take PBA Commissioner s Cup semis game 1 vs the Tropang Texters

Purefoods import Denzel Bowles takes a shot over Talk 'N Text import Ivan Johnson. Photo courtesy of PBA Images

Purefoods withstands Alaska comeback, advances to semis

Mar 29, 2015 - 5:13 PM

The Purefoods Star Hotshots withstood an inspired endgame rally by the Alaska Aces to sweep their quarterfinals series

Purefoods' Denzel Bowles throws down a dunk as the Star Hotshots advance to the semis. Photo by Mark Cristino

Scorching Hotshots destroy Aces for 1-0 lead

Mar 27, 2015 - 10:23 PM

Purefoods comes out on fire from the get go to dominate Alaska and get a 1 0 lead in their best of three series

Purefoods' James Yap drives against Alaska import Damion James. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Bowles delivers as Hotshots rise, Bolts slide

Mar 20, 2015 - 9:13 PM

Denzel Bowles leads Purefoods with 37 points with help from James Yap and Marc Barroca who finished with a combined 30 points

Purefoods hands Barako Bull 4th straight loss

Mar 17, 2015 - 6:20 PM

Import Denzel Bowles leads the Hotshots with 34 points 17 rebounds two assists and two blocks

Purefoods import Denzel Bowles takes a jumper over Barako Bull's Dave Marcelo. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Bowles' game-winner tows Purefoods past Talk ’N Text in triple OT

Mar 14, 2015 - 11:18 PM

Import Denzel Bowles delivers an all around performance with 30 points 15 rebounds 6 assists and 4 blocks

ALL-AROUND. Denzel Bowles did everything he can to help the Purefoods Star Hotshots overcome the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters in 3 overtime periods. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Not so Hotshot anymore: why Purefoods is in a slump

Feb 23, 2015 - 7:55 PM

After three straight losses the script for the Purefoods Star Hotshots has switched from They re back to What the hell happened?

SPOILED FOOD. Purefoods has dealt with key injuries - like the one currently affecting James Yap - plus a revolving door of imports that has hurt their Commissioner's Cup campaign. Photo by Josh Albelda

Pingris says Purefoods’ locals must support import

Feb 23, 2015 - 2:45 PM

Pingris believes Purefoods can come back from a 3 game losing slide if only they resolve to fix themselves first

Marc Pingris (left) believes Purefoods should take a good hard look on themselves and make some changes if they want to get back on the winning track. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra survives and sends Purefoods to 3rd straight loss

Feb 22, 2015 - 8:09 PM

Ginebra held off a determined fourth quarter rally from the Star Hotshots to spoil the return of replacement import Denzel Bowles

GIN RUN. Greg Slaughter of Ginebra backs down Purefoods import Denzel Bowles. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Orton fined P250,000 for ‘disrespectful’ Pacquiao, ref comments

Feb 20, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The PBA came down hard on the Purefoods import after he said Pacquiao playing in the PBA was a joke and that the referees made their loss to KIA a mockery

Purefoods import Daniel Orton (L) isn't a big fan of Manny Pacquiao (R) as a basketball player. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Fastbreak: Alaska stops Ginebra to top elims

Apr 11, 2013 - 8:28 AM

Alaska stopped Ginebra s winning run to nab the top seed in the elimination round of the PBA Commissioner s Cup

Fastbreak: Sunday Special served, Bowles back

Feb 25, 2013 - 10:47 PM

Sunday Salvacion served up a game winner for Meralco while the monster Denzel Bowles of old finally showed up for San Mig Coffee

Fastbreak: RoS shackles Bowles, SMC

Feb 23, 2013 - 10:07 AM

Denzel Bowles is back but San Mig Coffee couldn t stop themselves from falling to their third loss Meanwhile Barako engineered an epic comeback over Air21

Preview: Bowles returns for winless SMC

Feb 22, 2013 - 1:54 PM

Denzel Bowles returns for San Mig Coffee as they hope to arrest a two game skid against Rain or Shine

B-MEG beats Talk 'N Text for PBA Commissioner's Cup title

May 06, 2012 - 9:43 PM

B MEG wins the PBA Commissioner s Cup title in game 7 overtime

B-MEG takes pivotal game 5, gets 3-2 series lead in PBA Finals

May 02, 2012 - 9:20 PM

B MEG takes pivotal game 5 of the PBA Finals with an 82 66 victory over Talk N Text Best player is James Yap who scored 30 points on perfect shooting from downtown 4 4 to go with 9 rebounds

Texters dominate B-MEG to even series

Apr 29, 2012 - 9:58 PM

Talk N Text defeat B Meg 100 85 in the PBA Finals to tie the series at 2 2

Bowles leads B-MEG to 2-1 series edge over Talk 'N Text in PBA Finals

Apr 27, 2012 - 9:43 PM

Clutch baskets from import Denzel Bowles help B MEG gain 2 1 series edge over Talk N Text

Talk 'N Text evens PBA Finals series vs. B-MEG at one game a piece

Apr 26, 2012 - 12:53 PM

Talk N Text Tropang Texters hold off the B MEG Llamados for a 104 102 game 2 victory

'Scoring Apostle' PJ Simon pushes B-MEG to game 1 win over Talk 'N Text

Apr 24, 2012 - 9:38 AM

B MEG takes Game 1 of their Commissioner s Cup PBAFinals match against Talk N Text

Bowles powers B-MEG in close-out game 4 victory vs. Ginebra

Apr 18, 2012 - 7:19 AM

B MEG closes out series vs Ginebra with a 108 84 victory in game 4