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Magnolia clips NLEX in Game 6, advances to PH Cup finals

Mar 20, 2018 - 9:19 PM

It is the first time since the 2013-2014 PBA season that the Magnolia Hotshots will play in the Philippine Cup finals

Photo by PBA Images

Alas-less NLEX loses another soldier as Quiñahan gets ejected in Game 6

Mar 20, 2018 - 8:26 PM

JR Quiñahan is slapped with a flagrant foul penalty 2 for hitting Jio Jalalon's face during a fastbreak play

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, October 26, 2017

Oct 26, 2017 - 11:15 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Thursday.

Meralco trips Ginebra to force do-or-die Game 7 in Govs' Cup finals

Oct 25, 2017 - 10:10 PM

The Meralco Bolts extend the series to a do-or-die Game 7

GAME 7. The Meralco Bolts forced a winner-take-all Game 7 against Barangay Ginebra. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: San Miguel wins 5th championship in 8 conferences

Jul 03, 2017 - 5:05 PM

Check out photos from Game 6 of the 2017 PBA Commissioner s Cup Finals and the post game celebrations

24TH. This is San Miguel's 24th title as a franchise. Photo from PBA Images

SMB crushes TNT in Game 6 for first PBA Commissioner's Cup title in 17 years

Jul 02, 2017 - 9:03 PM

UPDATED This is the Beermen s 5th championship in 3 seasons or since coach Leo Austria took over in 2015 and the franchise s 24th overall

CHAMPIONS. Alex Cabagnot and the San Miguel Beermen are the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup champions after finishing off the TNT KaTropa in 6 games. Photo from PBA Images

HIGHLIGHTS: 2017 PBA Finals Game 6 – San Miguel Beermen vs TNT KaTropa

Jul 01, 2017 - 6:26 PM

Get updates from Game 6 of the PBA Finals on Sunday July 2 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum

After second half breakdown, TNT, Racela shift eyes on goal of Game 7

Jul 01, 2017 - 4:20 PM

We just have to focus on the next one and there will be a Game 7 says the TNT coach

MAKE IT TO GAME 7. At the brink of a finals defeat, coach Nash Racela wants nothing short of a Game 7 for TNT. Photo from PBA Images

Wall's game-winner sets up Game 7 showdown with Celtics

May 13, 2017 - 11:57 AM

John Wall sinks a 3 with 3 5 remaining to give the Wizards a 1 point victory and set up a Game 7 showdown

MAGIC TOUCH. John Wall steps up in the clutch when the Wizards needed him the most. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

Spurs hammer Rockets, advance to meet Warriors in West finals

May 12, 2017 - 1:21 PM

The Spurs blow out the Rockets in Game 6 without Tony Parker or Kawhi Leonard to book a ticket to face Golden State

HOT SPURS. The Spurs send a message with a 39-point walloping of MVP candidate James Harden and the Houston Rockets. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard expects to play Game 6 despite ankle injury

May 11, 2017 - 2:20 AM

Kawhi Leonard won t let an ankle injury keep him out of the NBA playoffs

HOT SPUR. Kawhi Leonard hurt his ankle in the third quarter of Game 5 but won't be sitting out with the Spurs nearing a series victory. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Raptors knock Bucks out of playoffs in Game 6

Apr 28, 2017 - 2:09 PM

DeMar DeRozan scores 32 points as the Raptors deliver the knockout blow to the Bucks season

ADVANCING. The Toronto Raptors blew a 25-point lead but still had enough to put away the Bucks. File photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Tenorio comes alive as Ginebra drags Star to deciding Game 7

Feb 19, 2017 - 8:46 PM

LA Tenorio breaks out of his shell as this Manila Clasico semifinals goes to a Game 7

GAME 7. LA Tenorio explodes for a series-best 19 points as Ginebra and Star will go to a deciding Game 7 in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup semifinals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA semifinals Game 6 - Ginebra vs Star Hotshots

Feb 19, 2017 - 3:04 PM

Bookmark this page for live updates on Sunday February 19 starting at 6:30 pm

Nash Racela on Game 6: 'We want to deal with this defeat professionally'

Feb 19, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The first year PBA coach opted for less candor following TNT KaTropa s Game 6 loss to San Miguel Beer than he did in the past week

WELL-OFFICIATED. TNT coach Nash Racela comments on Game 6, saying it was a 'well-officiated' ballgame and that he will take this loss as a 'professional'. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

San Miguel routs TNT to force semis Game 7

Feb 18, 2017 - 7:24 PM

June Mar Fajardo chooses he right time to post his 14th double double of the conference

20-20. June Mar Fajardo has another monster game as the Beermen force Game 7 against the KaTropa. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: 2017 PBA Semifinals Game 6 – San Miguel Beermen vs TNT KaTropa

Feb 18, 2017 - 2:52 PM

Bookmark this page for updates on the game on Saturday February 18 starting at 5 pm

Oldest living World Series player can't bring Indians luck

Nov 02, 2016 - 12:26 PM

The 95 year old Eddie Robinson the last living member of the Indians 1948 World Series championship team attends game 6 but fails to see Cleveland celebrate a title just yet

NO LUCK YET. The presence of Eddie Robinson, 95, the oldest living World Series player, did not bring good luck to Indians in Game 6. Photo from Wikipedia

Cubs rout Indians to force one-game title showdown

Nov 02, 2016 - 12:06 PM

A long suffering Chicago Cubs team charges to the brink of their first World Series title since 1908 by forcing a winner take all Game 7 against the Cleveland Indians

DAGGER. Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs hits a two-run homer during the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians in Game 6 to seal a 9-3 victory and extend the 2016 World Series to a deciding Game 7. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

World Series: Indians hope to emulate Cavaliers title bash

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:55 PM

Memories of the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA championship celebration last June inspire the Cleveland Indians to try and win first World Series title since 1948

WILL INDIANS CELEBRATE? Pitcher Josh Tomlin wants to experience celebrating a championship with the Cleveland Indians, just like the Cavaliers 4 months ago. Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP

Cubs try to force winner-take-all World Series showdown

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:24 PM

The Cubs must level the Series to force a seventh game that would decide which hoodoo would finally end

WILL THERE BE A GAME 7? The Chicago Cubs look to extend the World Series to a deciding Game 7. Manager Joe Maddon (C) says it's all up to his team come Game 6. Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP

Cavs game moved up to avoid conflict with World Series

Nov 01, 2016 - 10:13 AM

After a request from the Cavs the NBA agreed to move the start time of their game against the Rockets up an hour

Fans cheer on the Indians during the Cleveland Indians World Series Watch Party at Progressive Field on October 30, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Ginebra reaches summit, and they're on to the next one

Oct 27, 2016 - 12:26 AM

This may not be the last time Ginebra will experience the championship joy ride After all coach Tim Cone is not in the business of simply ending a title drought

LOOK AT THE STARS. Fans pull out cellphones and flashlights just like a concert during the final play of Game 6 of the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Brownlee's childhood dream comes true with Ginebra game-winner

Oct 20, 2016 - 8:27 PM

Justin Brownlee lives his boyhood dream of making that big game winning shot

BIG MOMENT. Justin Brownlee runs down the court after making the big game-winning 3-pointer in Game 6. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Future uncertain for Helterbrand after Ginebra title

Oct 20, 2016 - 5:25 PM

The 40 year old says he has not yet decided whether to extend or end his storied career with the Gin Kings

WHAT'S NEXT? Will Jayjay Helterbrand call it a day? Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

As Meralco licks wounds, Black sees promise for future: 'We're not finished yet'

Oct 20, 2016 - 5:08 PM

Norman Black expresses optimism and confidence in the future of Meralco even as they recover from a heartbreaking finals loss to Barangay Ginebra

BRIGHT FUTURE. Coach Norman Black, seen here disappointed with a play in Game 6, believes the future is bright for Meralco. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

The Ginebra championship as told by social media

Oct 20, 2016 - 3:35 PM

Fans post multiple angles of Justin Brownlee s buzzer beater that sealed the deal for BarangayGinebra

GINEBRA NATION. Ginebra's heart-stopping victory translated to excitement in social media

IN PHOTOS: Ginebra beats Meralco and rises to the top

Oct 20, 2016 - 1:02 PM

Check out photos from Barangay Ginebra s sweet victory

BROTHERHOOD. Sol Mercado, Jayjay Helterbrand, and Mark Caguioa share a moment at the podium. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ginebra conquers Meralco to win first championship in 8 years

Oct 19, 2016 - 9:51 PM

UPDATED After 8 agonizingly long years and a slew of disappointments the Gin Kings win Game 6 to clinch the franchise’s 9th title

CHAMPIONS AGAIN. Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra have won the 2016 Governors' Cup championship. Photo by PBA Images

'Living Legend' Jaworski comes out to support Ginebra in Game 6

Oct 19, 2016 - 7:50 PM

The 70 year old Jaworski shows support to his old team as it tries to end an 8 year title drought

LIVING LEGEND. Robert Jaworski watches Game 6 of the PBA Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LIVE: 2016 PBA Finals Game 6 – Ginebra vs Meralco

Oct 18, 2016 - 12:09 PM

Bookmark this page to get updates from Game 6 of the PBA Finals on Wednesday October 19 starting at 7 pm

PBA Finals Game 6 tickets to go on sale October 17

Oct 16, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Clamor for fans is expected as Barangay Ginebra is one win away from its first championship in 8 years

CLAMOR FOR TICKETS. Fans pack the Big Dome during Game 5 of the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Curry's father-in-law 'racially profiled,' says wife Ayesha

Jun 18, 2016 - 1:20 PM

That was kind of a traumatic situation where her Ayesha s dad almost got arrested says Stephen Curry

BAD NIGHT. Stephen Curry's wife Ayesha Curry, seen here with daughter Riley a year ago, had a bad night in Game 6 claiming her father was 'racially profiled' by police. Photo by EPA/JOHN G. MABANGLO

Curry likely to face fine, not suspension, for tossing mouthpiece

Jun 17, 2016 - 5:30 PM

There are differences between Udonis Haslem s suspension and what Stephen Curry did in Game 6

CHILL PILL. Stephen Curry fouled out, pegged a courtside observer with a mouthpiece and was ejected for the first time in his career in the span of a few seconds during Game 6. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Steph Curry loses temper, hits fan with mouthguard after fouling out

Jun 17, 2016 - 12:44 PM

Stephen Curry was not happy after fouling out of the Warriors Game 6 loss to the Cavaliers

TAKE A CHILL PILL. One lucky fan got a saliva-covered souvenir from Game 6 courtesy of Stephen Curry's temper. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

LIVE BLOG: 2016 NBA Finals Game 6 - Cleveland vs Golden State

Jun 17, 2016 - 3:11 AM

The Warriors look to close out their second championship while the Cavs try to force a Game 7

Draymond Green vows to be better teammate to Warriors after suspension

Jun 16, 2016 - 11:58 AM

After describing himself as a bad teammate the Golden State Warriors forward wants to make it up in Game 6 of the NBA Finals

ROLLERCOASTER. Draymond Green believes the Warriors would've won Game 5 had he been in uniform. Photo by John G Mabanglo/EPA

Bogut to miss remainder of NBA Finals with left knee injury

Jun 16, 2016 - 12:51 AM

The Warriors say Andrew Bogut will not require surgery but will need a minimum of 6 to 8 weeks to recover

INJURED. Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut holds his knee in pain during the second half of the NBA Finals Game 5 between Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors. Photo by JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

Cavs vow to be ready while Warriors could lose Bogut

Jun 15, 2016 - 12:07 PM

Cleveland gets ready while Golden State awaits final results of an MRI exam on center Andrew Bogut

INJURED. Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut holds his knee in pain during the second half of the NBA Finals Game 5 between Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors. Photo by JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

WATCH: All of Klay Thompson's 11 record-breaking 3-pointers

May 29, 2016 - 2:53 PM

Watch Klay Thompson light it up from deep in Game 6 as the Golden State Warriors stay alive against the Oklahoma City Thunder

RECORD-BREAKER. Klay Thompson (C) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket in the second half of Game 6 between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

Warriors shock Thunder to force Game 7

May 29, 2016 - 11:50 AM

2nd UPDATE Golden State went down 3 1 in the series before rallying to force the decider

GAME 7. Klay Thompson, Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors show grit against the Oklahoma City Thunder to force Game 7. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

LeBron has 'unbelievable respect' for Raptors fans

May 28, 2016 - 4:24 PM

LeBron James shows his admiration and respect for the unwavering support of Toronto Raptors fans in Game 6 against the Cleveland Cavaliers

RESPECT. LeBron James (C-L) embraces Bismack Biyombo (C-R) after game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference basketball finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Toronto Raptors. Photo by WARREN TODA/EPA

IN VINES: Rain or Shine pounds Alaska in Game 6 to win PBA crown

May 19, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Watch Vines from Rain or Shine s title clinching Game 6 victory over Alaska

AT LAST. Rain or Shine wins a championship after 4 years. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

WATCH: Celebrations moments after Rain or Shine wins PBA title

May 19, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Watch Rappler s raw interviews with Gabe Norwood Jericho Cruz Beau Belga JR Quiñahan Finals MVP Paul Lee and head coach Yeng Guiao

CELEBRATION. Rain or Shine enjoys the thrill of its second championship. File Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Rain or Shine claims title, Lee is Finals MVP

May 19, 2016 - 12:20 AM

Rain or Shine endures 4 runner up heartbreaks before finally getting over the hump

VICTORY SPLASH. Paul Lee gets doused with water as they celebrate the title. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals Game 6: Alaska vs Rain or Shine

May 17, 2016 - 7:20 PM

See highlights from Game 6 and Rain or Shine s championship celebration

Dragic on fire as Heat scorch Raptors to force Game 7

May 14, 2016 - 11:04 AM

Slovenian star Goran Dragic is outstanding as Miami squares the best of 7 series at 3 3 to set up a decisive final duel in Toronto

ON FIRE. Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic of Slovenia catches fire in game 6 against the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals. Photo by RHONA WISE/EPA

Heat's Deng, Whiteside questionable for Game 6 against Raptors

May 13, 2016 - 6:52 AM

Luol Deng s sprained wrist and Hassan Whiteside s sprained knee could keep them out of action as Miami looks to extend the series

QUESTIONABLE. Luol Deng is one of the Miami Heat players who may not see action in Game 6 due to injury. Photo by Warren Toda/EPA

WATCH: Clippers' Austin Rivers left bloodied by elbow

Apr 30, 2016 - 11:55 AM

Austin Rivers is busted wide open by an accidental elbow from Blazers forward Al Farouq Aminu but somehow returns to the game before halftime

BLOODIED CLIPPER. Austin Rivers was the latest Clipper to go down with an injury, but he showed guts in returning to the court shortly after. Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images/AFP

Post PBA Philippine Cup Finals Game 6 notes

Jan 30, 2016 - 5:22 PM

San Miguel notches a historic victory and becomes the first team in PBA history to force a Game 7 in a best of 7 series after trailing 0 3

WILL THERE BE A BEERACLE? The San Miguel Beermen look to become the first team to complete a massive comeback from a 0-3 series deficit. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler