LeBron in Manila - updates

Rappler's latest stories on LeBron in Manila


LeBron James set for return to Manila

Sep 01, 2016 - 12:47 PM

UPDATED LeBron is coming off a superb NBA season where he led the Cleveland Cavaliers to their first title in franchise history

Kobe Paras happy to have LeBron James part of his journey

Aug 21, 2015 - 9:53 PM

Wherever basketball takes Paras he will always be the kid who once dunked on LeBron

KOBE VS LEBRON. Kobe Paras faces LeBron James for the second time. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

National team eyeing Nike Rise’s Kristine Cayabyab

Aug 21, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Doors are opening for the lone girl in Nike Rise’s final 12 as Perlas Pilipinas takes interest in the 12 year old from Dagupan

HIGH FIVE OF A LIFETIME. Dagupan native Kristine Cayabyab high fives the game's best player today LeBron James. She impressed the 4-time NBA MVP with her 3-point shooting. Photo by Nike Philippines

IN PHOTOS: LeBron James visits Taguig tenement

Aug 21, 2015 - 7:42 PM

The NBA star literally left a mark at the tenement with a handprint on a slab of concrete

TENEMENT. LeBron James visits the Tenement in Taguig and poses with some of the kids who played basketball for him. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: LeBron James rocks MoA Arena

Aug 21, 2015 - 7:12 PM

Relive LeBron James chilling entrance and marvelous dunks through these photos

FLAMING ENTRANCE. LeBron James stretches out his arms as he makes a chilling entrance inside the Mall of Asia Arena. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: LeBron James exhibition game in Manila

Aug 20, 2015 - 2:33 AM

Watch LeBron James enter the Nike Rise exhibition game

LeBron James returns to PH for Nike Rise

Aug 10, 2015 - 4:10 PM

LeBron James will be back in Manila two years after his first visit

THE KING RETURNS. LeBron James, seen here during his first visit in 2013, is set to come back to the Philippines for Nike Rise. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tricycle driver treks from Batangas to #WitnessHistory

Jul 24, 2013 - 10:30 PM

Tricycle driver treks from Batangas to meet LeBron James in person

Security guard shows off LeBron artwork in #WitnessHistory

Jul 24, 2013 - 10:00 PM

A security guard spent hours and hours to finish artwork he made for his idol LeBron James

WORK OF ART. Alfonso and his family pose with his LeBron artwork. Photo by Rappler/Myke Miravite.

#WitnessHistory: LeBron visits Manila

Jul 23, 2013 - 10:41 PM

LeBron James one of the biggest basketball stars today visits the Philippines

Team LeBron falls to Gilas in highlight-filled match

Jul 23, 2013 - 9:39 PM

LeBron led a comeback that ultimately fell short as Gilas emerged to beat Team LeBron

IN PHOTOS: LeBron rocks Manila

Jul 23, 2013 - 9:34 PM

LeBron rocked the MOA Arena in the Nike WitnessHistory tour at the MOA Arena

Early birds: Stories from the long lines for LeBron

Jul 23, 2013 - 7:08 PM

Fans lined up early at the MOA Arena to make sure they ll have seats for the King s visit Here are some of their stories

QUALITY TIME. Father and son bond as witnesses. Photo by Rappler/Myke Miravite.

Cebu call center agent stakes job to meet LeBron

Jul 23, 2013 - 3:51 PM

A Cebuano call center agent ditched work for one week to witness history

'NBA veterans' witness history anew

Jul 23, 2013 - 8:31 AM

These NBA veterans have always been present in NBA events in Manila

VETERANS. Sadhwani and his brother show off LeBron's jersey. Photo by Rappler/Myke Miravite.

LeBron fan flies from GenSan, gets hotel surprise

Jul 23, 2013 - 1:13 AM

Paul Rivera traveled from GenSan to Manila to meet his idol LeBron James He got a nice surprise at the hotel he s staying in

DIE-HARD. Rivera flew all the way from General Santos just to see LeBron. Photo by Rappler/Alexx Esponga.

The King arrives: LeBron now in Manila

Jul 22, 2013 - 8:24 PM

Four time NBA MVP LeBron James arrives in Manila for his Nike Witness History tour

INFOGRAPHIC: LeBron vs Jordan

Jul 22, 2013 - 6:02 PM

After 2 NBA titles and 4 MVPs has LeBron James inched closer to being mentioned in the same breath as Michael Jordan?

LeBron fans wait for days to #WitnessHistory

Jul 17, 2013 - 3:48 PM

One fan broke up with his girlfriend to be able to line up for tickets to the LeBron James event Did he get one?

RAIN OR SHINE. Fans locked to line up for tickets whatever the weather is. Photo by Rappler/Alexx Esponga.

LeBron James is coming to Manila

Jul 12, 2013 - 3:18 PM

LeBron James is coming to the Philippines on July 23