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BY JOSEF T. RAMOS, TMT ON JUNE 15, 2018 SPORTS
Meralco routed Blackwater, 102-75, on Friday to secure a quarterfinal ticket in Season 43 Philippine Basketball Association Commissioner’s Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.

The Bolts erected an insurmountable 59-30 lead at the halftime break and were never threatened for the rest of the game.

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Barangay Ginebra has added a weapon in its wing rotation by acquiring Jeff Chan from Phoenix Petroleum in exchange for the Gin Kings' first round pick in the 2018 Rookie Draft in December.

The Kings struck the deal with the Fuel Masters, for one, in their determined effort to salvage a playoff spot in the PBA Commissioner's Cup that they've won in the past two seasons.

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By Christopher Newsome

Growing up as a 90’s kid, toys were a huge part of our generation. The 90’s could arguably be one of the greatest eras for the toy industry. Almost every 90’s kid has had a toy that was a monumental part of their childhood. Most of these toys being action figures of their favorite characters from their favorite TV shows, movies, books/comics or video games. Toys like Superheroes (Or Villains) from Marvel’s Spiderman and X-Men to DC’s Superman and Batman. Or video game characters from Street Fighter, Zelda, Super Mario or Mortal Kombat. Movie characters like Star War’s Darth Vader, Storm Troopers and Han Solo complete with transportation vehicles like the Millennium Falcon. To a whole line of Dinosaurs from the movie Jurassic Park. These were all characters turned action figures that were available for purchase at your local toy store at the time.

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Despite Matthew Wright’s scoring outburst, the Meralco Bolts hung tough late and prevailed over the Phoenix Fuel Masters in overtime, 103-100, in their 2018 PBA Commissioner’s Cup encounter, on Friday evening at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.

The Bolts thus earned their fifth victory in seven outings, while the Fuel Masters fell to 3-4 win-loss card.

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The former ABL Champion Brownlee vs. Balkman teammates play their first game against each other in the PBA as defending champion San Miguel Beer square off against Ginebra Sunday in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup.

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The 18-month ban on Kiefer Ravena is not just in FIBA-sanctioned tournaments, but in the Philippine Basketball Association as well.

“We will follow the FIBA ruling and we will impose our own measures also,” said Commissioner Willie Marcial following a PBA Board meeting yesterday.

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THE THREE-leg Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Star festivities kick off today in Digos, Davao del Sur, for the Mindanao stretch of the midseason classic.

Set for 7:30 p.m. at the Davao Del Sur Coliseum, the headlining match will pit the PBA Mindanao All-Stars against members of the national team.

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CURRENTLY having one of their better starts in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters credit playing as a team, nay, a “family” as one big reason for the early success they are having in the Commissioner’s Cup.

Moved to solo first place with a 5-1 record after earning a hard-fought 96-90 victory over the GlobalPort Batang Pier on Sunday, the E-Painters in said game showed anew their having each other’s back and supporting one another as providing a key motor that keeps them going.

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By Michael Angelo S. Murillo

THE Magnolia Hotshots Pambansang Manok notched their second straight win in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner’s Cup and they did so in big fashion, routing the Columbian Dyip, 126-101, yesterday in the curtain-raiser at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

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