Slam dunk champ among NBA vets signed for PBA Governors’ Cup

FILE–Former NBA player Glenn Robinson III  will suit up for the Magnolia Hotshots in the PBA Governors’ Cup.  –Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images/AFP Three PBA teams have secured the services of imports who they hope would match up well with Justin Brownlee and future counterparts ahead of the season-opening Governors’ Cup that tips off on Aug. 18.…

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Flopping, challenge rules changed by Board of Governors – rezal404

FILE – Head coach Michael Malone of the Denver Nuggets argues with referee John Goble #10 during the fourth quarter against the Miami Heat in Game Two of the 2023 NBA Finals at Ball Arena on June 04, 2023 in Denver, Colorado. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP LAS VEGAS — Upon review, coaches will have more chances…

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Hollis-Jefferson perfect cure to TNT’s Governors’ Cup miseries – rezal404

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson lifts the 2023 PBA Governors’ Cup trophy. —Marlo Cueto/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines–TNT team owner Manny V. Pangilinan was over the moon after his club topped Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Governors’ Cup championship series on Friday night. “It’s good to win it,” he said with a smile after the Tropang Giga conquered the defending…

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To cap an eventful year, Mikey Williams comes up huge to help TNT end Ginebra’s Governors’ Cup reign – rezal404

The Tropang Giga celebrate their latest championship. —MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net Mikey Williams summed up what it meant to play the game of his life on Friday and give TNT the PBA Governors’ Cup title at the expense of Barangay Ginebra. “It’s a special day,” Williams said after sizzling for 38 points and being named Finals Most…

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Ginebra still ‘growing,’ says coach Tim Cone after PBA Governors’ Cup Finals loss – rezal404

Ginebra coaches Tim Cone in Game 6 of the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals. —Marlo Cueto/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Barangay Ginebra will have room to grow, believes coach Tim Cone, after the Gin Kings surrender their hold of the PBA Governors’ Cup to new champion TNT on Friday. While Cone and his Kings couldn’t extend their reign on…

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Mikey Williams bags second PBA Finals MVP for TNT after Governors’ Cup conquest – rezal404

TNT guard Mikey Williams carries Tropang Giga in Game 6. –MARLO CUETO/Inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines–At the cutting edge of TNT’s offense all series long, Mikey Williams took things to another level on Friday night and found great results. The spitfire guard had 38 points in a hot shooting night, helping the Tropang Giga to their first…

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PBA Governors’ Cup Finals may be headed to tight finishes, more defense – rezal404

Ginebra’s Scottie Thompson (left) and TNT’s Mikey Williams are two locals who could step up to help their team’s imports. —AUGUST DELA CRUZ TNT coach Jojo Lastimosa is beginning to wonder, four games into the title series, if the Philippine Basketball Association Governors’ Cup Finals is due for at least one cardiac finish. “We have…

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