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Tailender Knicks show coach David Fizdale the door

Dec 07, 2019 - 9:17 PM

After back-to-back blowout losses and wallowing in the cellar, Knicks management have had enough

PINK SLIP. File photo of David Fizdale ousted head coach of the New York Knicks. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP Maddie Meyer / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP

Former England player 'considered' for Azkals coaching job

Jun 13, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Is Terry Butcher the best option for the nationals' 2019 Asian Cup campaign?

NEW ERA? Former England national team captain Terry Butcher is one of the candidates to fill in the vacant Azkals head coach post.

Mancini's Italy head coach appointment paves way for Balotelli return

May 15, 2018 - 5:54 PM

Italian forward Mario Balotelli is expected to reunite with his former Man City and Inter Milan coach

'DREAM JOB'. Roberto Mancini aims to rebuild the Italian national team that failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Photo by Giuseppe Cacae/AFP

Bucks fire coach Kidd

Jan 23, 2018 - 11:17 AM

Franchise chiefs say a change was needed to help the team challenge for championships

FIRED. Jason Kidd leaves the Bucks with a 23-22 record. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

UST officially welcomes Ayo as Tigers head coach

Jan 08, 2018 - 8:54 PM

UST cites Ayo's emphasis on prioritizing a student-athlete balance and approval of the university's 'modest salary' as reasons for hiring him

OFFICIAL. Aldin Ayo is now the UST Growling Tigers' new head coach. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ayo's exit from DLSU fuels head coach speculations – reports

Jan 03, 2018 - 2:46 PM

Unconfirmed reports say that Louie Gonzalez is slated to be the new head coach of DLSU

TAKING THE REINS. The question to who will be steering the Green Archers next season remains unanswered. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Aldin Ayo breaks silence, confirms departure as DLSU head coach

Jan 03, 2018 - 8:45 AM

Ayo exits as DLSU's head coach but is still mum about his next coaching stint

'X ROADS'. Ayo chose the path of leaving DLSU in his crossroad. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Olsen Racela named new FEU head coach

Dec 21, 2016 - 11:34 AM

Olsen Racela takes over from brother Nash as head coach of the Far Eastern University Tamaraws men s basketball team

NEW COACH. Olsen Racela will take over from his brother Nash as head coach of the FEU Tamaraws. Screengrab from Rappler

Gary Cortes: The UV Green Lancers' unlikely champion coach

Oct 27, 2016 - 12:32 AM

In just his second year as head coach and after getting the job by accident Gary Cortes finds his place atop CESAFI basketball

CHAMPION COACH. Coach Gary Cortes leads the UV Green Lancers to the 2016 CESAFI crown. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Racela to replace Uichico as TNT head coach - report

Oct 19, 2016 - 12:37 PM

The UAAP champion coach of the FEU Tamaraws is set to take the head coaching job after being a longtime assistant

TNT COACH. Nash Racela is set to be named new TNT head coach. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Chot Reyes back as Gilas head coach with Tab Baldwin as consultant

Oct 18, 2016 - 11:23 AM

UPDATED Reyes and Baldwin return to their original roles from back in 2014

Chot Reyes has had a roller coaster run with Gilas Pilipinas. File photo from FIBA.com

Ex-Powerade coach Perasol to Globalport: ‘Stay together'

Jan 06, 2016 - 1:55 AM

As Globalport is compared to Powerade former coach Bo Perasol shares the lessons he learned from his old team’s memorable 2012 Philippine Cup run

WORDS OF ADVICE. Former Powerade coach Bo Perasol offers advice to Globalport, a team compared to his old one, as he watches on the sideline. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Ateneo officially names Tab Baldwin new Blue Eagles head coach

Dec 07, 2015 - 3:04 PM

The Blue Eagles have secured Gilas Pilipinas coach Tab Baldwin

Baldwin close to being named Ateneo head coach - report

Dec 06, 2015 - 3:16 AM

The Blue Eagles could be on the verge of attaining an international level head coach

Photo from FIBA

UP yet to start new head coach hiring 'process'

Jan 13, 2015 - 6:58 PM

With the UAAP basketball tournament now starting in September instead of July it might take some more time before the team acquires a new head coach

UP's Mikee Reyes (L) and Henry Asilum (R) found little to celebrate during a disastrous campaign last season. File photo by Josh Albelda

Norwood, Lee nothing but praise for defensive-minded Baldwin

Dec 23, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Gilas mainstays Gabe Norwood and Paul Lee calls new Gilas coach a great basketball mind who is defensive minded and a great motivator

Gilas players Gabe Norwood (L) and Paul Lee (R) have nothing but praise for new Gilas Pilipinas head coach Tab Baldwin. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

UP head coaching job to stay vacant until January

Dec 01, 2014 - 8:57 PM

After promising to appoint a new head coach by December 15 the search committee now pleads fore more time due to high volume of applicants

Gilas’ Jared Dillinger: ‘We’re behind coach Chot all the way’

Nov 01, 2014 - 7:34 PM

Gilas Pilipinas member Jared Dillinger expresses his support for Chot Reyes as well as the national team program urging everyone not to jump to conclusions

Chot Reyes has had a roller coaster run with Gilas Pilipinas. File photo from FIBA.com

Fernandez is MVP's choice to coach San Beda

Dec 20, 2012 - 4:34 PM

San Beda College patron Manuel V Pangilinan has picked his choice for the next coach of the Red Lions: assistant coach Boyet Fernandez

Businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan. Photo by AFP

Weiss: weak midfield factor in scoreless draw

Dec 08, 2012 - 11:55 PM

Philippines head coach Michael Weiss blamed a weak midfield for the uninspired performance of the Azkals against Singapore that resulted in a scoreless draw

Phil Jackson slams Lakers for 'slimy' negotiating

Nov 15, 2012 - 1:27 PM

Phil Jackson has accused the Los Angeles Lakers of slimy negotiations in their search to fill the head coaching position left vacant by the firing of Mike Brown

COMING BACK? The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to lure back former head coach and Hall of Famer Phil Jackson. File photo by AFP.

Why D'Antoni hire is a good move for the Lakers

Nov 14, 2012 - 4:01 PM

Personally I love the hire Yes Jackson is a proven championship coach there is no disputing that But how long does he have left and better yet how long will he be with the team?

MIKE D'ANTONI. File photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers work on luring back Phil Jackson

Nov 11, 2012 - 2:15 PM

The Los Angeles Lakers are apparently seeking to make their fans fondest wishes come true and talking to Hall of Fame coach Phil Jackson about their vacant coaching job

COMING BACK? The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to lure back former head coach and Hall of Famer Phil Jackson. File photo by AFP.

Spoelstra brings trophy, humor to Manila

Aug 02, 2012 - 10:02 PM

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra visits the Philippines for the fourth time this time with the Larry O Brien trophy

Black is 'really concerned' about UST

Jul 19, 2012 - 9:04 AM

Ateneo Head Coach Norman Black talks about basketball the Philippines and why UST is a team to watch out for

CLOSE UP: UE Head Coach Jerry Codiñera

Apr 18, 2012 - 7:42 PM

Rappler puts the spotlight on PBA legend and University of the East head coach Jerry Codiñera