Terrence Jones - updates

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Jones eyeing NBA return after stellar PBA stint

Aug 18, 2019 - 4:01 PM

Terrence Jones says he will think about giving the PBA another run, but for now, he is focused on getting ready for the next NBA season

RETURNING HOME. Terrence Jones says his experience in the PBA and the Philippines is something he will never forget. Photo from PBA Images

Jones accepts Arwind apology, says he only wants respect

Aug 17, 2019 - 12:15 AM

Former NBA player Terrence Jones says Arwind Santos' monkey taunt did not dampen his experience in the PBA and the Philippines

END OF THE ROAD. Terrence Jones ends his PBA stint as TNT loses the championship to San Miguel. Photo from PBA Images

Arwind fined P200,000 for monkey taunt on Jones

Aug 15, 2019 - 5:54 PM

PBA commissioner Willie Marcial says Arwind Santos may face a more severe punishment should he repeat his racist action

JUST A MAN. Arwind Santos admits to be in the wrong for his monkey gesture aimed at Terrence Jones. Photo from PBA Images

Arwind says sorry to Jones: I hope you forgive me

Aug 15, 2019 - 5:15 PM

Arwind Santos claims he had no bad intentions when he tried annoying Terrence Jones on court with a monkey gesture

SORRY. Arwind Santos says he is just a man who makes mistakes. Photo from PBA Images

Jones urges PBA to take action on Arwind's monkey gesture

Aug 15, 2019 - 2:31 PM

Arwind Santos claims the monkey gesture was just 'mind games,' but Terrence Jones says it is racism

MIND GAMES? Terrence Jones says Arwind Santos' gesture is not just disrespectful to him, but also to his family and race. Photo from PBA Images

PBA summons Arwind over monkey gesture on Jones

Aug 15, 2019 - 1:39 PM

Arwind Santos claims he was merely trying to get under Terrence Jones' skin with the act

CONTROVERSIAL. Arwind Santos draws flak for his monkey gesture directed towards Terrence Jones. Photo from PBA Images

Ross on helping Jones: 'I'm not a terrible person'

Aug 15, 2019 - 9:13 AM

Despite their heated encounters, Chris Ross displays sportsmanship by helping Terrence Jones get up from the floor

ON THE VERGE. Chris Ross and San Miguel are a win away from another PBA championship. Photo from PBA Images

Arwind not sorry for monkey gesture towards Jones

Aug 15, 2019 - 12:07 AM

Comparing black people to monkeys is a racist attack, but Arwind Santos says he's only trying to get into Terrence Jones' head

MIND GAMES. Arwind Santos says it all depends on Terrence Jones if he loses his cool. Photo from PBA Images

After shoving match, Nabong says Jones flops 'all the time'

Aug 12, 2019 - 5:46 PM

Kelly Nabong believes Terrence Jones pushed him because he did not like that TNT fell victim to San Miguel in Game 4 of the PBA Commissioner's Cup finals

DEADLOCK. Kelly Nabong and San Miguel tie TNT in the best-of-seven series at 2-2. Photo from PBA Images

Comic relief after Arwind-Jones shouting match: 'Amoy burger'

Aug 11, 2019 - 11:46 PM

Fouled hard by San Miguel's Arwind Santos, TNT import Terrence Jones lets out a roar and figures in a brief staredown in Game 4

MIND GAMES. Arwind Santos admits that he and his teammates have been trying to get into Terrence Jones' head. Photo from PBA Images

Jones dethrones Brownlee, tops McCullough for PBA Best Import plum

Aug 11, 2019 - 6:31 PM

Terrence Jones clinches the award after churning out monster numbers and towing TNT back to the finals for the first time in two years

Jones not trading barbs with Ross on 'baby' jab

Aug 10, 2019 - 3:31 PM

Opting to keep his focus on the game, Terrence Jones heaps praise on his teammates as TNT gains a 2-1 lead over San Miguel in the PBA finals

NOT THE OTHER STUFF. Terrence Jones only wants to talk about basketball. Photo from PBA Images

WATCH: Ross says Jones 'mentally a baby'

Aug 10, 2019 - 12:09 AM

Suffering two busted lips in their first two encounters, Chris Ross gets headbutted by Terrence Jones early in Game 3

MIND GAMES. Chris Ross and Terrence Jones continue to get physical against each other in the PBA finals. Photo from PBA Images

Ross to continue mind games, says up to Jones to be 'mentally strong'

Aug 08, 2019 - 5:01 PM

Chris Ross plays a crucial role in getting Terrence Jones ejected in Game 2 of the PBA finals as San Miguel survives TNT to level the series

MIND GAMES. Chris Ross and Terrence Jones continue to go at it in the PBA finals. Photo from PBA Images

Jones brushes off San Miguel mind games in PBA finals

Aug 08, 2019 - 7:27 AM

Terrence Jones gets ejected as TNT falls short against San Miguel in double overtime in Game 2 of the best-of-seven series

BOUNCE BACK. Terrence Jones and TNT ache for redemption in Game 3. Photo from PBA Images

Emotional Jones trying to 'stay calm' in highly charged PBA finals

Aug 05, 2019 - 1:46 AM

Terrence Jones issues a near triple-double performance as TNT takes down San Miguel in Game 1

POISE. Knowing how valuable he is for TNT, Terrence Jones says he focused on keeping himself in the game. Photo from PBA Images

Ross feels elbow to the face from Jones done on purpose

Aug 05, 2019 - 12:01 AM

Videos also reveal that Terrence Jones stepped on Chris Ross' left leg for a couple of seconds right after the hit

PAINFUL. Chris Ross suffers a double whammy as San Miguel loses Game 1. Photo from PBA Images

Former NBA players collide as Jones, McCullough face in PBA finals

Aug 03, 2019 - 12:27 PM

Both have been stories of success for their respective teams, but as the old saying goes, something has to give

BEST OF THE BEST. Chris McCullough and Terrence Jones go up against each other for the first time in the PBA. Photos from PBA Images

Tenorio on staredown with Jones: 'I'm his favorite'

Jul 30, 2019 - 11:51 PM

The 5-foot-9 LA Tenorio stands his ground against the 6-foot-9 Terrence Jones after bumping into each other in Game 3 of the Ginebra-TNT semifinals

STILL ALIVE. LA Tenorio gets the last laugh on Terrence Jones as Ginebra prevents TNT from a sweep. Photo from PBA Images

Brownlee, Jones toe-to-toe in Best Import race

Jul 27, 2019 - 2:47 PM

As fate would have it, Justin Brownlee and Terrence Jones also go head-to-head in the semifinals as Barangay Ginebra and TNT clash in the best-of-five series

BEAST IMPORTS. TNT's Terrence Jones and Ginebra's Justin Brownlee lead the pack. Photo from PBA Images

Brownlee tips hat to Jones for stellar defensive work in Ginebra loss

Jul 26, 2019 - 11:48 PM

Justin Brownlee scores just a single point in the final quarter after being hounded by Terrence Jones as Ginebra surrenders Game 1 to TNT

REVENGE. Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra eye a bounce-back game against TNT. Photo from PBA Images

Jones proves worth yet again as TNT ends semis drought

Jul 25, 2019 - 12:23 AM

Terrence Jones flexes his muscles to propel TNT to the semifinals for the first time in 5 conferences

NOT GOING HOME YET. Terrence Jones and TNT survive a scare from Alaska to reach the next round. Photo from PBA Images

Cruz gets under Jones' skin, helps Alaska stay alive vs favored TNT

Jul 21, 2019 - 10:36 PM

Carl Bryan Cruz and the Aces limit Terrence Jones to his second lowest scoring and lowest rebounding outputs in the PBA

ALL OUT. With Alaska on the verge of reaching the semifinals, Carl Bryan Cruz says he is willing to give his all. Photo from PBA Images

Jones reciprocates teammates' trust as TNT seals playoff bonus

Jul 07, 2019 - 9:15 PM

Terrence Jones becomes the first TNT player in franchise history with 3 triple-doubles in the same conference since 1998

TEAM TO BEAT. Terrence Jones and TNT continue to wreak havoc in the PBA, clinching their ninth win in 10 games. Photo from PBA Images

Black praises Jones, but says production far from iconic imports

Jun 15, 2019 - 10:34 PM

Norman Black, who once averaged more than 50 points, says he has witnessed plenty of more impressive import campaigns

DOMINANT. Terrence Jones continues to solidify his case for the Best Import award. Photo from PBA Images

Jones resets career-high as TNT zaps Meralco for solo lead

Jun 15, 2019 - 6:58 PM

Terrence Jones explodes for a new PBA career-high in points to power a KaTropa side missing star guard Jayson Castro

SCORING MACHINE. Terrence Jones delivers the goods for TNT. Photo from PBA Images

LA Tenorio admits hitting Terrence Jones, but says he didn't start it

Jun 13, 2019 - 12:27 AM

The Barangay Ginebra guard and TNT import exchange hits in a string of plays

PHYSICAL BATTLE. LA Tenorio and Barangay Ginebra fall prey to Terrence Jones and TNT. Photo from PBA Images

Terrence Jones shrugs off ejection after monster game

May 26, 2019 - 8:28 AM

The former NBA player says his only worry is to win games for TNT

MONSTER. Terrence Jones puts up another 40-point game as the TNT KaTropa record their second straight win. Photo from PBA Images

Ex-Rockets forward Terrence Jones to reinforce TNT in PBA

May 05, 2019 - 12:45 PM

The 6-foot-9 big man looks to help restore the lost glory for the KaTropa, who last reached a PBA finals in 2017

BATTLE TESTED. Terrence Jones played for 3 teams in the NBA and usually put up double digit numbers. Photo from Terrence Jones' Instagram account (@terrencejones1)

NBA MVP Steph Curry fined $5,000 for flopping

May 21, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Steph Curry is opening his wallet after falling to the court moments after hitting a three pointer in game one

Steph Curry has been fined for 'flopping' after hitting a three-pointer. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

NBA: 76ers tie losing streak record at 26

Mar 28, 2014 - 3:47 PM

The Philadelphia 76ers tied the National Basketball Association record of 26 consecutive losses after being hammered 120 98 by the Houston Rockets on Thursday

LEGENDARY LOSERS. The Philadelphia 76ers have tied the NBA's record for longest losing streak. Photo by John Mabanglo/EPA