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Ginebra trips San Miguel in heated rematch

Sep 23, 2018 - 9:56 PM

Justin Brownlee and Aljon Mariano deliver stellar outings as the Gin Kings outlast the Beermen

CHALLENGED. San Miguel Beer made it tough for Ginebra's Aljon Mariano, who still got away with a perfect shooting clip. Photo by PBA Images

Japeth joins lengthy Ginebra injury list

Sep 21, 2018 - 11:27 PM

Big man Japeth Aguilar injures his calf in practice and will sit out the blockbuster Ginebra-San Miguel Beer match

SIDELINED. Japeth Aguilar is the seventh Ginebra player on the injured list. Photo from PBA Images

Unbeaten Blackwater deals Ginebra first loss in OT thriller

Sep 21, 2018 - 9:45 PM

Paul Zamar, Mac Belo and Henry Walker deliver in the clutch as the Elite stun the Gin Kings for the solo lead

CLUTCH. Henry Walker caps his huge 39-point outing with a clutch triple. Photo by PBA Images

LOOK: Ginebra fans brave rains for championship celebration

Aug 12, 2018 - 4:37 PM

Instead of the usual meet-and-greet, Ginebra players get up close and personal with the fans

CELEBRATION. The Gin Kings join their die-hard supporters in a victory party.

Ginebra acquires Jeff Chan in trade with Phoenix

Jun 18, 2018 - 11:15 AM

The veteran sharpshooter averaged 11.6 points, 4.4 rebounds and 4.1 assists in 9 games he played for the Fuel Masters in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup

NEW TEAM. Jeff Chan will be wearing the Barangay Ginebra colors the next time he plays. File photo from PBA Images

Ginebra still not at its best despite romp of Magnolia, says Greg Slaughter

Jun 17, 2018 - 11:15 PM

The win brings the Gin Kings into a more comfortable position in the playoff race, where 4 teams are still vying for a quarterfinals slot

DOUBLE-DOUBLE. Greg Slaughter submits 12 points and 14 rebounds as Barangay Ginebra wins back-to-back games for the first time in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo from PBA

Struggling Ginebra now in playoff mode, says Scottie Thompson

Jun 04, 2018 - 5:50 PM

The Gin Kings are in danger of heading into early vacation if their dry spell continues

NEW VENTURE. Rising star Scottie Thompson officially inks his partnership with Gatorade. Photo by Franco Luna

Phoenix rises out of slump to push Ginebra to 3rd straight loss

Jan 26, 2018 - 11:10 PM

Phoenix Fuel Masters repulse a late-game charge by Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Philippine Cup

ESCAPE. Jeff Chan of Phoenix dribbles past Ginebra defender Paolo Taha. Photo by PBA Images

Finals MVP Tenorio dedicates Govs' Cup title to Helterbrand

Oct 28, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Tenorio says Helterbrand plus Caguioa and Sol Mercardo pushed him to step up when the team needed it

GIFT THAT KEEPS GIVING. LA Tenorio helped give Jayjay Helterbrand the best retirement gift: one last championship. Photo by PBA Images

Size advantage of Slaughter, Ginebra was too much for TNT in semis opener

Oct 03, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Seven-footer Greg Slaughter was virtually unstoppable in Game 1, scoring 16 points and blocking 4 shots in just 21 minutes

SIZE MATTERS. Greg Slaughter and Barangay Ginebra manhandled TNT in Game 1. Photo by PBA Images

Barangay Ginebra trounces Phoenix for 5th straight win

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:35 PM

Ginebra keeps peace with fellow conference leaders Meralco

GIN STREAK. Japeth Aguilar contributed 19 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocks in the win. Photo by PBA media

Ginebra crushes TNT in Game 3, cuts series deficit to 2-1

Jun 15, 2017 - 9:16 PM

Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings still cling to their finals dream after avoiding a semifinals sweep by TNT KaTropa

Barangay Ginebra overpowers Blackwater, strengthening bid for top two finish

May 26, 2017 - 9:54 PM

The Gin Kings took another step forward towards securing twice to beat advantage

HANG TIME. The Gin Kings will need to survive crucial matches against the Meralco Bolts as well as the Mahindra Floodbuster to secure a twice-to-beat advantage come the quarterfinals. Photo by PBA Media Bureau

Rain Or Shine's fourth quarter rally propels them past Ginebra

May 19, 2017 - 9:51 PM

A 35 19 run to close the game carries Rain or Shine to a win over the Gin Kings

PAINT JOB. James Yap and the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters hand Ginebra its second loss of the season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Chris Ross delivers again on the big stage for 2nd Finals MVP honor

Mar 06, 2017 - 4:26 PM

Fueled by the immensity of the playoffs and the finals Chris Ross challenged the conventional perceptions of him as a player and turned them inside out

WELL-DESERVED. Playmaker Chris Ross earns a well-deserved Finals MVP award for the second straight Philippine Cup conference. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: San Miguel fulfills 3-peat goal in 2017 Philippine Cup

Mar 06, 2017 - 2:55 AM

Check out photos from San Miguel Beer s 2017 PBA Philippine Cup championship celebration

Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

San Miguel finishes Ginebra for 3rd straight PH Cup title

Mar 05, 2017 - 8:52 PM

UPDATED Never say die runs out for the Gin Kings as the Beermen continue their dominance in the All Filipino conference

BEER RUN. The San Miguel Beermen wrapped up a third straight Philippine Cup title, overpowering Ginebra over 5 games. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

WATCH: Joe Devance hits game-winner to lift Ginebra in Game 4

Oct 14, 2016 - 11:33 PM

Ginebra fights back from the brink of a 3 1 hole with several players stepping up late including Joe Devance

LATE GAME HEROICS. Joe Devance was Cool Hand Luke when Ginebra needed him most. File photo from PBA Images

Thompson fools Ginebra import Jeffers into thinking he's 16

Mar 10, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The 22 year old rookie guard Scottie Thompson let Barangay Ginebra import Othyus believe he is 16

Cone disappointed over Ginebra’s missing ‘Never Say Die’ spirit

Nov 15, 2015 - 9:28 PM

We have a history and a legend that we have to live up to and that s the ‘Never Say Die’ attitude We just didn t have that tonight says Ginebra coach Tim Cone

DISAPPOINTED. Head coach Tim Cone admits he is disappointed over Barangay Ginebra's play in a tough loss to San Miguel Beer. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra blows 21-point lead in meltdown vs Barako Bull

Oct 31, 2015 - 7:52 PM

Barako Bull Energy came back from 21 points down as Tim Cone remains winless as Ginebra coach

DRY GIN. Mark Baracael of Barako Bull and Chris Ellis of Ginebra battle for a loose ball. Photo by PBA Images

Marcelo confident he can adjust easily at Ginebra under Lim

Apr 10, 2015 - 7:24 PM

The 4 time NCAA champion is ready to be the trusted role player

Dave Marcelo is happy to be reunited with college coach Frankie Lim at Barangay Ginebra. File Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Ginebra’s change in attitude slowly yields rewards

Nov 15, 2014 - 6:08 PM

It’s way too early in the season to tell whether or not Ginebra will finally fulfill its potential But at the very least there is a definite objective and a clear path to getting there

SMALL VICTORIES. First-time head coach Jeff Cariaso emphasizes to Ginebra small but significant victories in mindset and attitude. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LG Sakers defeat Ginebra in 'Asian Basketball Showdown'

Sep 10, 2014 - 1:21 AM

The Changwon LG Sakers prevailed in the Asian Basketball Showdown by outlasting the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel

LG Sakers import Christopher Massie led the Korean side to victory over Ginebra. Photo by Marlon Bernabe