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Déjà vu? Sangalang says PH Cup finals a different story from last year

May 02, 2019 - 9:28 AM

Magnolia does not want history to repeat itself as it draws first blood against San Miguel

ON THEIR TOES. Ian Sangalang and Magnolia expects a fightback from San Miguel. Photo from PBA Images

Magnolia savior Sangalang gets big boost from Pingris

Apr 16, 2019 - 11:52 PM

The fleet-footed slotman singlehandedly outscores Rain or Shine in the final frame as Magnolia escapes falling to a 0-3 hole in the semifinals series

TAKEOVER. Ian Sangalang plays hero as Magnolia avoids teetering on the brink of elimination. Photo from PBA Images

Chris Banchero fined by PBA for landing elbow on Ian Sangalang's face

Dec 17, 2018 - 2:18 PM

The Alaska guard joins Magnolia's Mark Barroca as the two players fined in the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup finals

FINED. Chris Banchero's budget for the holidays has been slashed. Photo from PBA Images

Ian Sangalang finds perfect time for breakout game

Dec 15, 2018 - 11:26 AM

Only one win separates Magnolia from its first PBA title since 2014, thanks largely to the five-year big man's timely offensive eruption

TIMELY. Ian Sangalang carries the scoring cudgels for Magnolia after being relatively quiet in the past 4 finals game. Photo from PBA Images

No Ian Sangalang for Gilas in 5th window of World Cup qualifiers

Nov 24, 2018 - 8:03 AM

The big man recuperates from a right ACL injury he aggravated during Magnolia's semis clash against Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Governors' Cup

ON THE SIDELINES. Ian Sangalang won't see action when the Philippines hosts Kazakhstan and Iran in the fifth window of the World Cup qualifiers. Photo from PBA Images

Almazan, Sangalang form dreaded frontcourt with Aguilar for Luzon All-Star

May 05, 2018 - 12:00 PM

The towering trio also teams up with LA Tenorio and Calvin Abueva as Luzon battles Gilas on May 25 in Batangas

BIG ASSIGNMENT. Raymund Almazan, Japeth Aguilar, and Ian Sangalang hope to neutralize Gilas big man June Mar Fajardo in the PBA All-Stars.

Sangalang outduels Fajardo as Magnolia pulls off Game 1 stunner

Mar 24, 2018 - 11:41 AM

Ian Sangalang fires 14 points in the 4th quarter as the Magnolia Hotshots erase a 20-point deficit in the opener of Philippine Cup finals against San Miguel

Magnolia stretches win streak to 3, nips Phoenix in come-from-behind fashion

Jan 20, 2018 - 10:14 PM

The Hotshots hack out a come-from-behind win over the Fuel Masters

BIG NIGHT. Paul Lee had 20 points and 5 rebounds for the Hotshots. Photo by PBA Images

Magnolia welcomes new year with a 47-point demolition of Kia

Jan 10, 2018 - 8:38 PM

The 124-77 thrashing tied Kia's franchise-worst defeat also inflicted by Magnolia

TOP SCORER. Ian Sangalang leads the demolition of Kia. Photo by PBA Images

Gilas Pilipinas settles for 9 players in 2nd practice

Nov 17, 2015 - 4:28 AM

Greg Slaughter June Mar Fajardo Marc Pingris LA Tenorio Japeth Aguilar Jeff Chan and Ian Sangalang sit out Gilas Pilipinas second practice session

9 PLAYERS. Gilas Pilipinas practices with only 9 players – including reserve Moala Tautuaa – on Monday, November 16. Seen in the photo are some players such as Greg Slaughter (red shirt) in street clothes listening in to the huddle. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Sangalang shocked but excited to reunite with Abueva at Gilas Pilipinas

Oct 19, 2015 - 7:12 PM

After Ian Sangalang s unexpected inclusion in the Gilas Pilipinas pool he now looks forward to learning with the national team and reuniting with old friend Calvin Abueva

PBA names Olympic Qualifier Gilas player pool, pledges full support

Oct 14, 2015 - 3:37 PM

The PBA will adjust the schedule of the Governors Cup in efforts to fully support Gilas Pilipinas as it chases a slot at the 2016 Summer Olympics

SUPPORT. The PBA has vowed its full support to Gilas Pilipinas as they attempt to make the 2016 Rio Olympics. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Injured Sangalang returns to Hotshots practice by July

Jun 28, 2015 - 1:07 PM

Ian Sangalang will wrap up rehabilitation for his torn right ACL this month and aims to train again by the first or second week of July

BRACING FOR A COMEBACK. Star Hotshots big man Ian Sangalang is gearing up to return to practice by July after a torn right ACL injury. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Purefoods (Manila Clasico 2015 PBA PH Cup)

Nov 09, 2014 - 4:08 PM

Rappler s live blog of the first edition of the Manila Clasico in the 40th Season of the PBA

Purefoods off to shaky start with injuries to key players

Oct 27, 2014 - 8:00 AM

From James Yap and Marc Pingris to Ian Sangalang Injury woes make it a struggle for Purefoods to get their first win in the Philippine Cup

NO BIG GAME. James Yap watched his team Purefoods suffer its second straight loss of the conference as he nursed a calf injury. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Fajardo propels San Miguel past undermanned Purefoods

Oct 26, 2014 - 8:31 PM

The Star Hotshots stage a rally bridging the 3rd and 4th quarters but the Beermen remain composed to get the win

MAN IN THE MIDDLE. June Mar Fajardo posts 22 points, 15 rebounds, and 6 blocks in another impressive outing for the Beermen. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alaska hands defending champs Purefoods a 20-point beating

Oct 22, 2014 - 10:51 PM

The Beast Calvin Abueva leads the Aces as dominate defending champions Star Hotshots

BEASTLY START. Calvin Abueva unleashes 21 points to lead the Aces over the Star Hotshots. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Abueva stars as 4 PH squads enter quarters of FIBA 3x3 World Tour

Jul 19, 2014 - 9:32 PM

Calvin Abueva made a dramatic entrance at Megamall arriving late while his wife was in labor to rescue his Manila North squad to the FIBA 3x3 World Tour quarters

BEAST MODE. Calvin Abueva works against an opponent after arriving late. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Abueva, Sangalang reunite as FIBA 3x3 World Tour-Manila opens Saturday

Jul 18, 2014 - 6:07 PM

Former San Sebastian College stars Ian Sangalang and Calvin Abueva reunite to lead Manila North in the FIBA 3x3 World Tour stop in Manila

Former San Sebastian teammates Calvin Abueva (L) and Ian Sangalang (R) will team up again in the FIBA 3x3 tournament. Photos by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Grand Slam beckons as San Mig Coffee goes up 2-1

Jul 05, 2014 - 7:22 PM

Sangalang ignited a fourth quarter surge by San Mig Coffee scoring 6 straight points to put his team ahead for good

INSIDE SPARK. Ian Sangalang scored 8 points in the 4th quarter as the Mixers surge to win Game 3 of the PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

IN PHOTOS: Air21 takes Game 1 from San Mig Coffee

Apr 29, 2014 - 10:14 PM

A late rally by Air21 Express enabled them to take Game 1 from San Mig Coffee relive the experience in these photos by Nuki Sabio of PBA Images

Air21's Sean Anthony makes his move to the basket against San Mig Coffee's Alex Mallari and Ian Sangalang. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Best Player Race Weeks 1-2: Castro’s lightning strikes

Mar 17, 2014 - 7:16 PM

PBA writer Levi Verora gives his take on which locals have had the biggest impact on their teams so far in the Commissioner s Cup

RELIABLE STARS. Air21's Asi Taulava (L) and Talk N Text's Jayson Castro (R) have given their teams the biggest boosts among locals, according to PBA writer Levi Verora. Photos by KC Cruz/Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Talk N Text, San Mig Coffee remain unbeaten

Mar 17, 2014 - 3:07 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo analyzes Sunday s wins by Talk N Text and San Mig Coffee over Barako Bull and Barangay Ginebra

UNLI-TEXT. Talk N Text's Jimmy Alapag drives past Barako Bull's Dave Marcelo. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee sends GlobalPort to 0-3 in Comms Cup debut

Mar 12, 2014 - 11:46 PM

Unlike in the Philippine Cup the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers returned from a championship with a dominant triumph over Globalport

RETURNING CHAMPS. San Mig's Mark Barroca drives against Globalport's Terrence Romeo. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee defeats RoS to win PBA Philippine Cup title

Feb 26, 2014 - 10:31 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers defeated Rain or Shine in Game 6 to win the Philippine Cup championship 4 2 making Tim Cone the title winningest coach in PBA history

COFFEE CHAMPIONS. The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers celebrate their PBA Philippine Cup championship win. Photo by Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA

PBA Fastbreak: Elasto Painters live to 'shine' another day

Feb 24, 2014 - 6:48 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo examines how Rain or Shine staved off elimination to win Game 5

SHINE HARD. Beau Belga (left) and Jeff Chan (right) of Rain or Shine celebrate their Game 5 victory. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tim Cone shoots for historic title with San Mig in Game 5 tonight

Feb 23, 2014 - 11:42 AM

PBA writer Levi Verora previews Game 5 of the San Mig Coffee Rain or Shine Philippine Cup Finals series

Rain or Shine's Paul Lee makes a play against San Mig's Alex Mallari in Game 4. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA Fastbreak: Ping-less San Mig steal Game 4 from RoS

Feb 22, 2014 - 1:50 PM

Despite losing Marc Pingris in the third quarter San Mig Coffee still held onto a victory in Game 4 over Rain or Shine PBA writer Enzo Flojo examines how they did it

KAPENG BARROCA. Mark Barroca of San Mig Coffee goes up for a layup in Game 4. Photo by Josh Abelda/Rappler

San Mig Coffee win Game 4, now one win away from PH Cup title

Feb 21, 2014 - 10:48 PM

San Mig Coffee takes a 3 1 series lead over Rain or Shine with a victory on Friday night with a chance to take home the PH Cup on Sunday

Momentum at stake for San Mig, RoS in PBA Finals Game 4 tonight

Feb 21, 2014 - 1:15 PM

The Mixers came from behind and delivered defensively to bring down the Elasto Painters in Game 3 How will Rain or Shine respond in Game 4?

YAP ATTACK. San Mig Coffee's James Yap drives to the basket against Jireh Ibanez of Rain or Shine in Game 3. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig, RoS break deadlock in critical Game 3 tonight

Feb 19, 2014 - 11:04 AM

With the series even at 1 apiece San Mig Coffee and Rain or Shine battle it out tonight to take the upper hand in their Philippine Cup Finals series

PIVOTAL. With Ryan Arana sitting out tonight with an injury, Gabe Norwood will be looked upon to pick up the slack. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Rain or Shine takes game one from San Mig on Lee's heroics

Feb 14, 2014 - 10:50 PM

Rain or Shine takes game one of the Philippine Cup Finals thanks to Paul Lee s clutch heroics

DECAFFEINATED. Paul Lee works on Mark Barroca in game one. His clutch shooting secured game one for Rain or Shine. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Yap, Simon shoot San Mig Coffee to Finals

Feb 13, 2014 - 4:41 PM

Mixers shooting guards James Yap and Peter June Simon combined for 58 points to push San Mig Super Coffee to the PBA Philippine Cup Finals

SUPER SHOOTERS. James Yap and Peter June Simon combined for 58 points for the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Mig Coffee heading to finals after Game 7 rout of Ginebra

Feb 12, 2014 - 10:25 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers are heading to the PBA PLDT myDSL Philippine Cup Finals after a convincing win against Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in Game 7 of their semifinals series on Friday night

COFFEE REIGNS SUPREME. James Yap made it rain from the outside shooting 7/10 triples en route to 30 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA Fastbreak: TNT evens with San Mig, Petron sweeps Barako

Jan 25, 2014 - 2:58 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo takes a look at Talk N Text s win over San Mig Coffee to even their series plus Petron Blaze s elimination of Barako Bull Energy Cola

CANALETA CAN. After an uneventful first outing with Talk 'N Text, KG Canaleta found his groove to help his new team stave off elimination. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Rookie Rankings Weeks 6-7: Slaughter leads by a mile

Jan 07, 2014 - 6:24 PM

PBA writer Levi Verora breaks down the impact of key rookies in weeks 6 7 of the season s first conference

TALL ORDER. Ginebra rookie sensation Greg Slaughter remains the most dominant newcomer in the PBA. Photo by KC Cruz/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee gains confidence with 83-79 victory over Ginebra

Jan 05, 2014 - 8:55 PM

San Mig Super Coffee Mixers upsets the favored Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings 83 79 on January 5 at the Mall of Asia Arena

COFFEE RUSH. Rookies Ian Sangalang of SMC and Greg Slaughter of Ginebra battle it out. Photo by KC Cruz/PBA Images

PBA Rookie Rankings Week 4-5: You can’t teach height

Dec 24, 2013 - 6:45 AM

Being 7 feet tall and exploiting that every game definitely has its advantages as Greg Slaughter remains on top of the PBA Rookie Rankings

HEIGHT IS MIGHT. Greg Slaughter still leads all rookies in this week's PBA Rookie Rankings. File photo by KC Cruz/PBA Images

PBA Rookie rankings: Romeo stays hot

Dec 02, 2013 - 9:30 PM

Terrence Romeo stays on top of the rookie rankings after standing toe to toe against former PBA MVP Mark Caguioa

HOTSHOT. Terrence Romeo is slowly cementing his place in the PBA. Photo by Mandy Mangubat/The Benchwarmers

Fastbreak: Mixers' first win, Barako Bull's first loss

Dec 02, 2013 - 4:50 PM

San Mig Coffee gets its first win against powerhouse Petron Rain or Shine hands Barako Bull its first loss in the season

WORKHORSE. Marc Pingris played 48 minutes as San Mig gets first win in PBA 2014. Photo by Jane Bracher/RapplerWORKHORSE. Marc Pingris played 48 minutes as San Mig gets first win in PBA 2014. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Sangalang shines as San Mig nips Air21 in 2 OT thriller

Dec 01, 2013 - 7:37 PM

The second overall draft pick energizes a Mixers rally in the second extension as he and Mark Barroca conspire in the final 5 minutes of the match to lead the Mixers out of the cellar

Alaska survives late run from San Mig Coffee

Nov 22, 2013 - 10:21 PM

SanMig Coffee threatened to come from behind but Alaska did enough to hold on to the lead and get the win

CLOSE WIN. Alaska Aces fend off a late rally from the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers to get their first win in the PBA Philippine Cup. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Manila Clasico: 5 things to look out for

Nov 17, 2013 - 12:13 PM

Just 23 days after the 2013 PBA Governors Cup another exciting PBA season is about to unfold

File Photos of Mark Caguioa and James Yap by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Surprise picks, trades take PBA Draft spotlight

Nov 03, 2013 - 6:37 PM

Slaughter Sangalang and Almazan are top 3 picks but spotlight of the 2013 PBA Draft was on trades and surprise picks


Nov 03, 2013 - 3:21 PM

Rappler brings you live updates and commentary on the 2013 PBA Annual Rookie Draft

3-on-3: PBA Draft 2013

Nov 02, 2013 - 8:27 PM

Rappler s 3 on 3 panel discusses the possibilities in the 2013 Annual PBA Rookie Draft

ROOKIES. Some of the 85 amateur cagers at the Rookie Camp hoping to make it in the PBA. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

PBA-bound Almazan ready for big jump

Nov 01, 2013 - 6:24 PM

Letran slotman Raymond Almazan is excited to show off his wares in the PBA but his goal now is the NCAA 89 title for the Knights

WORKHORSE. Letran's Raymond Almazan says he is nervous and excited about the 2013 PBA Draft. Photo by Adrian Portugal/RAPPLER

PBA Draft Preview: The Big 3

Oct 31, 2013 - 2:33 PM

Bannering the 2013 PBA Draft are 3 big men the 7 foot Greg Slaughter versatile Ian Sangalang and lengthy defender Raymund Almazan

BIG 3. Interior operators Greg Slaughter, Ian Sangalang, and Raymund Almazan are expected to be top 3 picks in the 2013 PBA Draft. Photo by RAPPLER

Rappler's PBA Mock Draft 2013

Oct 30, 2013 - 3:57 PM

85 hopefuls 10 PBA teams Where should each player go? Rappler gives you this PBA mock draft 2013

HOPEFULS. 85 PBA draft applicants pose for a photo after the Rookie Camp. Photo by Adrian Portugal/ RAPPLER

Slaughter towers in PBA rookie camp

Oct 28, 2013 - 6:16 PM

When it comes to the strength tests other players share the spotlight

ALL SMILES. Projected 2013 Top overall pick Greg Slaughter enjoying the morning workouts at the PBA Rookie Camp. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler