Mark Caguioa - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mark Caguioa


Caguioa, 40, to play one more year for Ginebra

Jan 20, 2020 - 11:07 PM

Mark Caguioa says he still 'feels good' as he is set to see action in his 20th PBA season

ANOTHER ONE. Mark Caguioa wins his eighth PBA title with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Mark Caguioa adds 10,000-point plateau to Araneta exploits

Oct 06, 2018 - 2:47 AM

The 16-year PBA veteran scores 16 points to become the 16th player in PBA history to reach the milestone

IN GREAT COMPANY. Mark Caguioa accompanies James Yap as the only active players to score 10,000 points. Photo from PBA's official website

Caguioa joins 10,000-point club as Ginebra whips NLEX

Oct 05, 2018 - 9:30 PM

'The Spark' becomes only the 16th player in the 43 years of the PBA to achieve the feat

RARE FEAT. Mark Caguiao finishes with 16 points to compile exactly 10,000 points in Ginebra's dominant win over NLEX. Photo from PBA Images

Tim Cone didn't imagine Mark Caguioa to be like this

Aug 16, 2018 - 9:35 AM

The PBA's winningest coach says the former league MVP's unselfishness sets the tone for the Gin Kings, who have won 3 titles in the last 6 conferences

PILING IT UP. Mark Caguioa has now won 7 PBA titles in his storied 17-year career. Photo from PBA Images

Blackwater sends Ginebra crashing to earth with stunning win

Jan 12, 2018 - 9:07 PM

Poy Erram and Mac Belo pace the Elite with 22 points each

SHOCKER. Barangay Ginebra, winners of the most recent PBA conference title, got a dose of reality in their loss to Blackwater. Photo by PBA Images

Caguioa dons retired Ginebra partner Helterbrand's jersey number as tribute

Dec 25, 2017 - 5:47 PM

Caguioa pays tribute to his now-retired 'Fast and the Furious' running mate Helterbrand

BROTHERS FOR LIFE. Caguioa pays tribute to co-Ginebra lifer Jayjay Helterbrand by sporting his jersey number for a conference. File photo by Czeasar Dancel/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

WATCH: Mark Caguioa proposes to girlfriend after Ginebra wins championship

Oct 20, 2016 - 4:06 PM

If you believe winning a championship was all Mark Caguioa celebrated think again

Ginebra's Mark Caguioa gets last laugh: 'Sino'ng kangkong ngayon?'

Oct 20, 2016 - 12:59 AM

The 36 year old veteran could not help but comment on the kangkong tag that s been associated with the Gin Kings for the last 8 years

KANGKONG NO MORE. Mark Caguioa (R) savors his championship moment with Jayjay Helterbrand (C) and Sol Mercado (L). Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Helterbrand, Caguioa provide another moment to last a lifetime

Oct 15, 2016 - 12:23 PM

Barangay Ginebra was in danger and needed a hero to come to the rescue They got what they needed from familiar faces

In Ginebra's finals return, Helterbrand tells Caguioa: ‘One last ride’

Oct 05, 2016 - 8:31 PM

There may be just one last ride or die for The Fast and The Furious

RIDE OR DIE. Mark Caguioa and Jayjay Helterbrand, known as 'The Fast and the Furious', make another run, possibly their last, in the PBA Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ginebra keeps its energy high to turn back Meralco

Jul 30, 2016 - 7:37 PM

Ginebra finds its groove in a fluid offensive night to defeat Meralco in Lucena

3-1. Barangay Ginebra hikes its record to 3-1 with back-to-back wins. Mark Caguioa leads the Gin Kings in a third quarter counter-attack after the Meralco Bolts tied the game briefly. Photo from PBA Images

2016 PBA All-Star starters revealed

Jul 23, 2016 - 9:02 PM

Barangay Ginebra has the most players in the All Star starting lineups with 5

ALL-STARS. Mark Caguioa and Terrence Romeo lead the North while James Yap and Mark Caguioa anchor the South team for the 2016 PBA All-Star Game. Photos from PBA Images

Caguioa, Helterbrand spur nostalgia in brief ‘Fast and Furious’ reunion

Apr 04, 2016 - 10:31 PM

For 65 seconds on a wistful summer night in 2016 fans are transported to their youth from the mid to late 2000s – the prime years of The Fast and the Furious

THROWBACK. Mark Caguioa (L) and Jayjay Helterbrand spark nostalgia in brief on-court reunion as The Fast and The Furious in the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup. File Photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler and PBA Images

WATCH: Caguioa, Slaughter suffer gashes in bloody Ginebra win

Mar 03, 2016 - 2:42 AM

Japeth Aguilar s elbows accidentally split open teammates Mark Caguioa and Greg Slaughter in a win over the Mahindra Enforcers

PART OF THE GAME. Greg Slaughter didn't let a little gash by his eye keep him out of the game for long. Photo by PBA Images

Caguioa grants dying Ginebra fan's last wish

Jan 04, 2016 - 8:58 PM

Mark Caguioa visits a dying Barangay Ginebra fan in Batangas

WISH GRANTED. Mark Caguioa grants one final wish from a dying Barangay Ginebra fan. Photo collage from Rachel Ann Reglos Lim's Facebook page

Mamaril sees Romeo, Pringle duo as Fast and Furious 2.0

Dec 30, 2015 - 11:12 PM

As swiftly as they move on the court Stanley Pringle and Terrence Romeo are just as rapidly dubbed as the Fast and the Furious 2 0

FAST AND FURIOUS 2.0? Are Terrence Romeo and Stanley Pringle the new Fast and the Furious much like Mark Caguioa and Jayjay Helterbrand before them? Romeo and Caguioa file photos from Josh Albelda/Rappler; Pringle and Helterbrand file photos from PBA Images

'Tis the season: PBA records on Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2015 - 4:52 PM

Who has scored the most points on Christmas Day in PBA history? Or averages the most assists? Find out here

New Ginebra coach Cone says team ‘unbalanced at this point’

Jul 23, 2015 - 10:38 PM

Cone says the Triangle Offense will benefit Ginebra s Twin Towers combination of Japeth Aguilar and Greg Slaughter

NEW CHALLENGE. Tim Cone will try to balance a roster that has an overabundance of guards and two of the most talented big men in the league. Image of Tim Cone taken from Facebook

Why the Philippines should host the FIBA World Cup in 2019

Jun 14, 2015 - 1:56 PM

The Philippines might not be the richest nation but it has some of the most passionate basketball fans in the world

LOVE OF THE GAME. Filipino fans showed their support for Gilas Pilipinas in Seville, Spain during the nation's first trip to basketball's biggest stage in decades. Photo from FIBA

Caguioa has broken hand, return this conference questionable

Jun 09, 2015 - 1:11 PM

Ginebra veteran Mark Caguioa will likely miss the rest of the Governors Cup after breaking his hand

Mark Caguioa may sit out the rest of the Governors' Cup. File photo by Josh Albelda

WATCH: PBA players, coaches take picks: Warriors or Cavs?

Jun 04, 2015 - 2:47 PM

Reigning PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao Barangay Ginebra veteran Mark Caguioa among others weigh in on the 2015 NBA Finals

TAKE YOUR PICK. (From left to right) Mark Caguioa, June Mar Fajardo, and coach Yeng Guiao pick their team for the 2015 NBA Finals. Photos by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Caguioa delivers late as Ginebra outlasts GlobalPort in OT

Jun 03, 2015 - 9:50 PM

A floater by veteran Mark Caguioa proved to be the sealer as Ginebra overcame a tough Globalport challenge

SPARKED. Mark Caguioa hit the shot that put Ginebra over Globalport for good. Photo by Josh Albelda

Johnson explodes again as Ginebra clinches first win

May 14, 2015 - 12:21 AM

Orlando Johnson stays hot in his third Ginebra game with 47 points

POWERHOUSE. Orlando Johnson is proving to be the powerhouse for Barangay Ginebra with his third straight near-50 point game. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Talk 'N Text holds on as Ginebra falls to 0-2

May 10, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Late turnovers by their opponents and big shots down the stretch from their imports allowed the undermanned Talk ’N Text Tropang Texters to win their debut game in the PBA Governors’ Cup over Barangay Ginebra

Danny Seigle rises to the rim against Ginebra's Mac Baracael. Photo by PBA Images

IN PHOTOS: PBA's 40 Greatest Players ceremony

Apr 09, 2015 - 5:21 PM

From honoring the 40 greatest players to a mini fashion show PBA players made the most of their time away from the court during the FAB @ 40 event

PBA Commissioner Chito Salud addresses the crowd during the PBA ball. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA honors 40 Greatest Players in grand ceremony

Apr 08, 2015 - 10:00 PM

The league celebrates its 40 years of history by honoring its 40 Greatest Players

The PBA Ball wraps up with the PBA 40 Greatest players on stage. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ginebra comes up short anew as Rain or Shine advances

Mar 28, 2015 - 7:19 PM

The Elasto Painters will advance to the semifinals after a close win against Ginebra

Rain or Shine import Wayne Chism goes for a layup against Ginebra's Greg Slaughter. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Rain or Shine wins heated tiff versus Ginebra

Mar 15, 2015 - 8:36 PM

The Painters who trailed by as many as 18 in the first half ended the game on an 11 0 run to climb back from 8 points down and win

Paul Lee had 18 points to go with 11 rebounds in the Painters' win. Photo by Josh Albelda

Alapag looking forward to his final PBA All-Star showcase

Mar 05, 2015 - 1:57 PM

It’s a fitting encore for 11 time All Star Alapag who will participate in the All Star Game the Three point Shootout and will have his jersey retired as well

LAST DANCE. Jimmy Alapag will participate in his final PBA All-Star showcase this weekend. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Alapag, Caguioa all praise for retiring Salud

Feb 14, 2015 - 3:47 PM

Jimmy Alapag and Mark Caguioa two of the brightest PBA stars say retiring PBA Commissioner Chito Salud did a lot to improve the league

ALL PRAISES. Jimmy Alapag (L) and Mark Caguioa (R) had nothing but good things to say for retiring PBA Commissioner Chito Salud. File photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

‘Hopefully this is the start of good things for Ginebra’

Feb 11, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Like a rubber band stretched to the limit Ginebra snapped right back to its running and gunning nature and it was on full display against San Miguel Beer

Mark Caguioa had 17 points in Ginebra's first win in the 2015 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Could this be the start of good things to come? Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

How Barangay Ginebra can rescue their PBA season

Dec 17, 2014 - 4:57 PM

As Barangay Ginebra takes another early playoff exit this columnist examines the roles of their Twin Towers and whether the Triangle Offense is really best for them

BIG MAN BLUES. Greg Slaughter (L) and Japeth Aguilar (R) tower over the local players but aren't the focus of Ginebra's offense. This columnist thinks they should be. File photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Aguilar shines as Ginebra dominates GlobalPort

Dec 12, 2014 - 9:38 PM

Japeth Aguilar tallies 19 points 8 rebounds and 6 blocks as Ginebra beats GlobalPort to advance to phase two of the quarterfinals

SEARING FINISH. Japeth Aguilar finishes a furious two-handed jam on the break. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Caguioa, Helterbrand, Menk honored to be part of PBA's greatest

Dec 04, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Ginebra favorites Mark Caguioa and Jayjay Helterbrand plus former Ginebra star Eric Menk consider themselves lucky to be included among the league s 40 greatest players

THREE KINGS. From left, Jayjay Helterbrand, Mark Caguioa, and Eric Menk were all added to PBA's Greatest players list. The three won championships together in Ginebra. Helterbrand and Caguioa photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler. Menk photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Yap, Miller, Alapag included in PBA's 40 greatest list

Dec 02, 2014 - 8:58 PM

Headlining the list are two time PBA MVPs James Yap Willie Miller and Danny Ildefonso as the league is set to celebrate its 40th season

James Yap, Danny Ildefonso, Jimmy Alapag, Willie Miller and Mark Caguioa are set to be honored among the PBA's 40 greatest players. File photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Meralco spoils Caguioa milestone

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:41 PM

Meralco hands Ginebra its second straight loss on the night Mark Caguioa scored the 9 000th point of his career

Yeo shooting exhibition lifts Ginebra over Barako Bull

Nov 12, 2014 - 9:35 PM

Joseph Yeo duplicates his Manila Clasico effort scoring 17 points on 5 8 shooting from downtown to give Ginebra its 5th win in 6 outings

UNCONSCIOUS. Joseph Yeo, seen here defending Barako Bull's RR Garcia, fires 4 of his 5 triples in the fourth period to bury the Energy Cola. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Purefoods (Manila Clasico 2015 PBA PH Cup)

Nov 09, 2014 - 4:08 PM

Rappler s live blog of the first edition of the Manila Clasico in the 40th Season of the PBA

Caguioa shines as Ginebra repels Blackwater's comeback

Nov 04, 2014 - 9:51 PM

Mark Caguioa turns on the spark in the payoff period to help Ginebra keep Blackwater at bay

IGNITED. Mark "The Spark" Caguioa turns it on in the fourth quarter as Ginebra repels Blackwater. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra stays unbeaten under Cariaso with win over Air21

May 27, 2014 - 11:43 PM

Jeff Cariaso has yet to lose as Ginebra s head coach drawing strong performances from Zaccheus Mason and Greg Slaughter against Air21

SPARKED. Mark Caguioa of Ginebra goes to the basket for two points. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra bucks slow start against Meralco for 2nd straight win

May 24, 2014 - 9:15 PM

Zaccheus Mason came up big for Ginebra scoring 32 while grabbing 19 rebounds to lead the Gin Kings to a win over the Meralco Bolts and a 2 0 record

Chris Ellis oF Ginebra tries to save a ball from going out of bounds. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Have we given up on Barangay Ginebra?

Apr 26, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Die hard Ginebra fan Kaye Cabal writes about the frustration of supporting a team that seems to have lost its never say die spirit

OUT OF SYNC. Barangay Ginebra struggled mightily on both ends of the floor in the Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra's adjustment pains rage on

Apr 25, 2014 - 8:55 AM

After a disastrous Commissioner s Cup Barangay Ginebra continues to struggle with adjustment while hoping to come out stronger

SPARK OF LIFE. Mark Caguioa had sharp words for his Barangay Ginebra teammates after their miserable showing in the Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra defeats Meralco to return to winning ways

Apr 02, 2014 - 10:55 PM

Barangay Ginebra showed that they are alive and kicking as they defeat the Meralco Bolts in replacement import Josh Powell s debut

AIR FORCE. Ginebra's Chris Ellis goes to the rim during Ginebra's victory over Meralco. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA Fastbreak: Meralco shuts the lights out on Air21

Mar 24, 2014 - 4:19 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo discusses the Meralco Bolts and Talk N Text victories from Sunday night

SHOCK THERAPY. Meralco Bolts import Brian Butch blocks a shot from Air21's Eric Camson. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Talk 'N Text extends win streak to 6, downs Ginebra

Mar 23, 2014 - 8:15 PM

Larry Fonacier delivers the dagger 3 pointer

FULLY LOADED. Jayson Castro of Talk N Text uses a Kelly Williams pick to elude Ginebra rival Chris Ellis. Photo by Nuki/Sabio

PBA Fastbreak: Talk N Text undefeated, GlobalPort winless

Mar 22, 2014 - 5:11 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo breaks down Talk N Text and Ginebra s wins Friday night

BLURRED LINES. Talk N Text's Jayson Castro drives to the basket en route to their fifth straight win. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra bounces back and keeps GlobalPort winless

Mar 21, 2014 - 11:57 PM

Barangay Ginebra returned to the win column with a victory over Globalport on Friday night

AIR FORCE 34. Ginebra's Chris Ellis goes to the basket against Globalport's import Evan Brock. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Who should make the PBA All-Star team reserves?

Mar 12, 2014 - 1:20 PM

The 2014 PBA All Star game starters have been named by voters nationwide Now it s time to ask who joins them in the titanic duel against Gilas Pilipinas on April 6?

BACK UP ALL-STARS. Ginebra's Mark Caguioa (L) and Alaska's Sonny Thoss (R) round out this writer's picks for the All-Star reserves. Photos by Nuki Sabio