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By Joaquin Henson | Updated October 17, 2017 - 12:25am

Barangay Ginebra coach Tim Cone won’t need to be reminded that a 2-0 lead in the PBA Governors Cup best-of-seven Finals is no guarantee of a safe cushion. In the 2002 Governor’s Cup Finals, Cone was Alaska’s coach when the Aces went up, 2-0, over Purefoods but the Tender Juicy Hotdogs, with Ryan Gregorio calling the shots, battled back to win the title, 4-3.

By Joaquin Henson | Updated October 14, 2017 - 12:11am

The opposing coaches in the PBA Governors Cup Finals agree that the perimeter is a sacred zone where if Meralco is able to hit from the outside consistently, the Bolts could run away with the trophy. But if Barangay Ginebra puts the shackles on Meralco’s riflemen, it could be the other way around.

By Joaquin Henson | Updated October 13, 2017 - 12:32am

Barangay Ginebra quarterback L. A. Tenorio has experience on his side in matching up against Meralco’s Baser Amer or Mike Tolomia and said he’s primed to face the Bolts “young” guards when the PBA Governors Cup Finals gets underway in Lucena tonight.

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By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 18, 2017 - 12:36am

Of course, you remember that Meralco executive Ryan Gregorio was once coach of the Purefoods franchise in the PBA.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 17, 2017 - 12:26am

Before the start of Game 2 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals at the Smart Araneta Coliseum last Sunday, the Best Player and Best Import of the third conference were announced with the awardees representing the two teams playing in the best-of-7 title series.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 13, 2017 - 12:33am

The stage is set for Game 1 of the PBA Governors Cup Finals between defending titlist Barangay Ginebra and challenger Meralco in Lucena tonight with the best-of-7 series expected to go the distance as both teams reprise their bitter battle a year ago.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 12, 2017 - 12:38am

A few days ago, I got to sample Gatorade’s new product called G Active after a walking workout and was impressed. It didn’t only taste good but I felt immediately refuelled.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated October 11, 2017 - 12:22am

The story of disgraced TNT import Glen Rice, Jr. rejecting a chance to reform in the PBA after a sordid past isn’t a reflection of what may seem to be the hopelessness of a bad boy trying to walk the straight path.