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The birth of 'Never Say Die' Barangay Ginebra

May 06, 2020 - 10:41 AM

Back in 1985, Robert Jaworski returned to the game after getting stitched in a hospital to help Ginebra stage a monumental comeback

LEGEND. Robert Jaworski’s leadership and firebrand style of play captivated fans. File photo from the 1995 PBA Annual

Ultimate rivalry: Big J vs El Presidente

Apr 11, 2020 - 5:00 PM

The odd thing about the very public rift between Robert Jaworski and Ramon Fernandez – the two most dominant figures in PBA history – is that they played together for over a decade

Jaworski leads Ginebra outreach in Tondo

Jan 08, 2020 - 1:59 PM

PBA legend Robert Jaworski spearheads the Barangay Ginebra Shoebox of Malasakit gift-giving activity at the Better World community

MAN OF THE PEOPLE. Robert Jaworski gives back to the community. Photo from San Miguel Corporation

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Feb 18, 2019 - 8:14 PM

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Jawo vows to play in PBA legends game sequel: 'Promise yan'

Feb 18, 2019 - 6:34 AM

The Living Legend works his magic along the sidelines as Barangay Ginebra foils Purefoods

ICON. Robert Jaworski calls the shot again for Barangay Ginebra. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jawo: Ginebra 'uptight' in another PBA finals blowout loss

Aug 02, 2018 - 9:59 AM

'The Living Legend' had plenty to say after his former team absorbed a 38-point beating from San Miguel in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup finals

BLOWOUT. Present in the last two games of the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup finals, Robert Jaworski saw former team Barangay Ginebra beaten by an average of 33.0 points. Photo from PBA Images

Jaworski to Ginebra: You don't just shout 'Never Say Die,' you do it

Mar 16, 2018 - 3:18 PM

Barangay Ginebra is on the brink of crashing out of contention for the PBA Philippine Cup finals, staring at a 1-3 deficit against San Miguel Beer

LEGENDS. Robert Jaworski meets with fellow PBA great Ramon Fernandez during Game 4 of the Barangay Ginebra-San Miguel Beermen semifinals series. Photo by PBA Images

LOOK: Ginebra legend Jaworski watches Manila Clasico semis Game 7

Feb 21, 2017 - 9:16 PM

See photos of the Living Legend watching courtside here

Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

'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

Case of Ryan Joseph Jaworski's co-accused elevated to court

Sep 24, 2015 - 6:38 PM

Senior Assistant City Prosecutor Gaudencio Tolledo Jr recommends charges of 4 counts of attempted murder and two counts of physical injuries against Joselito Au

RESOLUTION. Joselito Au's lawyer Bonifacio Aranjuez receives a copy of the resolution from the Makati RTC Branch 139 on Thursday. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

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

Robert Jaworski open to coaching Gilas

Nov 06, 2014 - 2:37 AM

It is not a bad idea said Jaworski about the possibility of coaching the Philippine national basketball team

THE BIG J. Robert Jaworski, seen next to NBA legend Allen Iverson, has said he is open to the possibility of coaching the Philippine national basketball team. Photo by Josh Albelda

Ramon Fernandez's PBA achievements continue to age gracefully

Jul 21, 2014 - 1:10 AM

As the PBA nears its 40th season one of the league s originals El Presidente remains its most dominant player in history

Illustration by Raffy De Guzman/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Pacmanlulumpo

May 16, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Why Pacquiao should be worried about the Bradley rematch

Apr 04, 2014 - 12:14 AM

Most feel Manny Pacquiao deserved the decision against Timothy Bradley in their first fight but is Bradley the wrong fighter for Pacquiao at this point in his career?

END OF THE LINE? Manny Pacquiao has been the sport's most celebrated fighter for over a decade, but all good things come to an end. Photo by Jhay Otamias/Rappler

Looking back: When PH ruled Asian basketball

Aug 10, 2013 - 1:44 PM

Rappler looks back at an era when the Philippines lorded it over Asian basketball

LAST AT HOME. Jaworksi was part of the team that last hoisted the trophy at home. File photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Will a gay athlete ever 'come out' in the Philippines?

Apr 30, 2013 - 2:07 PM

In the Philippines coming out ala Jason Collins in the PBA would be an intimidating proposition

Jaworski mania hits once more, iconic jersey retired

Jul 08, 2012 - 11:05 PM

PBA legend Robert Jaworksi retired his 7 Ginebra jersey in a stirring retirement ceremony Sunday July 8

Photo by Josh Albelda