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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

Jamike Jarin leaves San Beda to coach NU

Dec 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Another coach is jumping from the NCAA to the UAAP as Jamike Jarin is set to take over as new coach of the NU Bulldogs

ON TO THE BULLDOGS. After steering San Beda to the NCAA title in October, Jamike Jarin, seen here carried by his team during the championship celebration, is set to coach National University in the UAAP. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NBA: Grizzlies name Heat assistant Fizdale as new coach

May 30, 2016 - 10:37 AM

It will be the first head coaching post for David Fizdale who replaces the fired Dave Joerger now coach of the Sacramento Kings

NEW HEAD COACH. Miami Heat assistant coach David Fizdale (C) is named the new head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies. Fizdale is seen in this file photo with Heat coach Erik Spoelstra (R) and General Manager Pat Riley (L) after winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals in 2013. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

Manchester United sack van Gaal – reports

May 23, 2016 - 7:14 PM

There has yet been no official confirmation from United about the position of van Gaal who still has a season remaining on his 3 year contract

SACKED? Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal, seen here on the pitch prior to the English FA Cup final between Crystal Palace and Manchester United on May 21, is reportedly fired from his position. Photo by Andy Rain/EPA

Luke Walton announced as new Lakers coach

Apr 30, 2016 - 11:02 AM

Walton will begin his duties for the Lakers after the Warriors finish the current season

NEW COACH. Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton (L) is the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. Photo by JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

Jeff Napa named new Letran Knights coach

Mar 08, 2016 - 10:17 AM

The UAAP juniors champion coach of the NU Bullpups takes over for the defending NCAA champs in Season 92

NEW HEAD KNIGHT. Jeff Napa, who had just led the NU Bullpups to the UAAP juniors title, will try to lead Letran to a second straight NCAA title. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Real Madrid players prefer coach Zidane to Benitez, says Ronaldo

Jan 18, 2016 - 12:41 PM

Zidane has been a boost for team Truthfully with some coaches you have more empathy than others says star Cristiano Ronaldo

PREFERRED. Cristiano Ronaldo bares Real Madrid players prefer French coach Zinedine Zidane, seen here during the match against Sporting Gijon, over ex-coach Rafael Benitez. Photo by Emilio Naranjo/EPA

Sacked Real Madrid coach Benitez: 'It's been an honor'

Jan 06, 2016 - 12:34 PM

Know that it has been an honor and privilege to be in charge at this club former Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez writes on his website

GOODBYE. Ex-Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez bids goodbye to the fans and the club in a letter posted on his website. File Photo by ANDREAS GEBERT/EPA

New coach Zidane vows to put 'heart and soul' into Real Madrid

Jan 05, 2016 - 3:46 PM

Zinedine Zidane a 3 time world player of the year takes over at the globe s richest football club despite a limited coaching CV

NEW COACH. Real Madrid's president Florentino Perez (R) and French head coach Zinedine Zidane (L) during his presentation as new coach of the team. Photo by VICTOR LERENA/EPA

On Tab Baldwin and why hiring foreign coaches won't threaten locals

Dec 09, 2015 - 11:14 AM

Tab Baldwin’s tenure as Ateneo Blue Eagles head coach is pegged for one year How does that threaten the livelihood of local basketball coaches?

NEW ATENEO COACH. The American-Kiwi national team head coach Tab Baldwin will take on a new challenge manning the sidelines for collegiate squad Ateneo Blue Eagles. Photo from FIBA

What will Franz Pumaren bring to Adamson?

Dec 05, 2015 - 2:00 PM

How can Franz Pumaren improve the Adamson Soaring Falcons and turn them into championship contenders in the UAAP?

NEW ERA. Franz Pumaren (middle) is looking to change the culture of the Soaring Falcons. Photo by Naveen Ganglani/Rappler

Franz Pumaren: Adamson's mission is to win a championship

Dec 04, 2015 - 6:02 PM

Pumaren brings championship experience to the struggling program

Aldin Ayo confirms move to DLSU, says he’ll always be a ‘Letranite’ - reports

Nov 28, 2015 - 11:18 AM

Ayo says his move to La Salle is for personal reasons not financial

New UP coach Bajar sets sights on Final Four

Jul 30, 2015 - 6:17 AM

New coach Rensy Bajar guaranteed the Fighting Maroons will achieve more than just one win this UAAP Season 78

FINAL FOUR GOALS. Rensy Bajar, the new coach of the UP Fighting Maroons, is eyeing not just one win but a Final Four appearance this UAAP Season 78. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

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

Baldwin observes PH has ‘deeper’ basketball talent pool

Dec 29, 2014 - 3:50 PM

“I don t necessarily think the team will be revamped or needs to be revamped ” says Baldwin

MORE TALENT. Tab Baldwin looks to maximize the talent available to him when putting together the new Gilas Pilipinas. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jamike Jarin named new San Beda Red Lions head coach

Oct 29, 2014 - 7:14 PM

Jarin is expected to take over for the Red Lions after the PCCL and begin the team s bid for a 6 peat in the NCAA

LIONS COACH. Jamike Jarin (4th from left below), named as new head coach of the San Beda Red Lions, is known for his stint with the national youth team. Photo from FIBA U17's Facebook page