Rey Nambatac - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Rey Nambatac


Toughened by scolding, Nambatac rises as new takeover guy

Jul 26, 2019 - 12:24 AM

Rain or Shine escapes Blackwater to reach the semifinals thanks to Rey Nambatac learning from his past mistakes

HERO. Rey Nambatac delivers another clutch performance for semifinals-bound Rain or Shine. Photos from PBA Images

Nambatac embracing go-to guy role for Rain or Shine

Jul 20, 2019 - 9:04 PM

Rey Nambatac stars in several key plays as Rain or Shine trumps Blackwater in Game 1 of the quarterfinals

CLUTCH. Rey Nambatac does not shy away from the biggest moments. Photo from PBA Images

Cone upset Ginebra let Nambatac 'be a Michael Jordan out there'

Jun 07, 2019 - 11:10 PM

Barangay Ginebra sees its two-game winning streak stopped by the erstwhile winless Rain or Shine

ON FIRE. Rey Nambatac displays his sizzling shooting against Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images

Nambatac answers Belga's call as Rain or Shine stays alive

Apr 26, 2019 - 11:10 PM

The sophomore guard is the latest young gun from the Elasto Painters to rise to the occasion

STEP UP. Rey Nambatac and Rain or Shine force a do-or-die Game 7 against Magnolia in the Philippine Cup semifinals. Photo from PBA Images

Sweet-shooting Nambatac fills Chris Tiu role in ROS win

Apr 07, 2019 - 10:09 PM

'That kid is so hardworking in practice and he’s very coachable,' says retired player Chris Tiu on former Rain or Shine teammate Rey Nambatac

STEPPING UP. After the retirement of Rain or Shine standout Chris Tiu (left), young gun Rey Nambatac makes the most out of his extra minutes. Photo from PBA Images

Now on 2nd year, Nambatac earns stripes for Rain or Shine

Feb 08, 2019 - 11:44 PM

The former Letran Knight rises to the occasion as the Elasto Painters rack up their fifth win in 6 games in the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup

FINDING HIS GROOVE. Rey Nambatac shines as Rain or Shine turns back NorthPort. Photo from PBA Images

Ayo heaps praises on Cansino, tells him to be UST’s Nambatac

Oct 06, 2018 - 4:41 PM

UST coach Aldin Ayo thinks rookie sensation CJ Cansino can take a cue from his former champion Letran ward Rey Nambatac

YOUNG STAR. Rookie CJ Cansino has been UST’s stellar surprise this season. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Jeo Ambohot saves Letran, ousts Arellano in must-win thriller

Oct 20, 2017 - 7:07 PM

The Colegio San Juan de Letran Knights drop the Arellano Chiefs from contention in a back-and-forth 70-68 thriller

Nambatac scores 40 as Knights topple Stags

Jul 19, 2016 - 3:17 PM

Letran goes to 4 1 after defeating San Sebastian thanks to Rey Nambatac s great showing

CSJL (6) Rey Nambatac Photo by Josh Albelda

Letran coach defends Nambatac’s scoreless performance in Game 2

Oct 28, 2015 - 3:57 AM

Letran missed the reliable shooting of Rey Nambatac in Game 2 but coach Aldin Ayo highlights his defensive contributions in the close loss

TOUGH NIGHT. Rey Nambatac - and the rest of the Letran Knights - struggled with shooting woes in Game 2. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Letran pulls off come-from-behind win over Arellano

Sep 25, 2015 - 7:45 PM

Colegio de San Juan de Letran regained its share of the lead on top of the league’s team standings by notching a come from behind victory over Arellano University

Kevin Racal of Letran drives to the rim. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Nambatac scorches as Letran avoids upset vs sloppy Mapua

Aug 14, 2015 - 5:37 PM

Nambatac finishes with 22 points 10 rebounds and 5 steals as Letran improves to 8 1

Letran edges Lyceum to remain undefeated

Aug 04, 2015 - 8:07 PM

Kevin Racal and Rey Nambatac had 19 markers each to steer the Knights to their seventh straight victory

Mark Cruz of Letran attacks the rim against Lyceum. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Letran defeats San Sebastian with late-game rally

Jul 21, 2015 - 8:09 PM

Back to back 3 pointers from Mark Cruz and Rey Nambatac leads the Letran Knights from a 13 point deficit in the final quarter to remain undefeated

Letran’s 3-pointers slay NCAA champ San Beda

Jul 16, 2015 - 7:59 PM

Kevin Racal was Letran s knight in shining armor with 20 points to lead his team to victory

KNIGHTS IN SHINING ARMOR. From left: McJour Luib, Kevin Racal and Reynaldo Publico Jr of Letran in action against San Beda. Photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler

Mark Cruz ready to lead Letran Knights in his final year

Jul 02, 2015 - 4:21 PM

On the diminutive guard’s square shoulders rests the huge amount of pressure to carry a squad fallen from Final Four grace in NCAA Season 91

ONE LAST DANCE. Mark Cruz (left) is playing in his final year for the Letran Knights and is determined to go out strong. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

KeraMix Mixers win D-League debut in style

Mar 12, 2015 - 7:47 PM

The KeraMix Mixers made their PBA D League debut in impressive fashion by blowing out the MP Hotel Warriors 87 60

Jiovani Jalalon (R) of KeraMix dribbles past an MP Hotel defender. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Nambatac strikes in NBTC All-Star game

Mar 05, 2013 - 4:49 PM

Letran s Rey Nambatac put on a show as his All Star Light team routed their foes in the 2013 Seaoil NBTC All Star Game

MVP. Nambatac with NBTC's Alex Compton. Photo by Rick Olivares