ASEAN Basketball League Power Rankings

After a week of ABL action, very little movement is happening for the teams at the top of the rankings, as they continue to take care of business. The teams at the bottom are still scrambling to scrounge up wins. Let’s see if anything has changed in the ABL.  1)Hi-Tech Bangkok City (Current Record: 4-0, […]

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Player of the Week: Justin Howard

It was only a three-game week for the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) but the fans still witnessed a lot of outstanding individual performances. Denied last week by Westport Malaysia’s Calvin Godfrey, Justin Howard of the Singapore Slingers followed up with a big performance in this week as he is named as the Player of the […]

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KL Dragons vs Mono Vampire

Dragons Survive Relentless Mono Vampire

Almost, but not quite. The Mono Vampire Basketball Club remain the only winless team in the Asean Basketball League after coming up short against the Westports Malaysia Dragons on Saturday. The Dragons were able to carve out a victory over the Vampires, 68-64, on their home floor at the MABA Stadium in Malaysia. “You gotta […]

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Rosales, Wong Shine as Slingers Outlast Pilipinas MX3

The Singapore Slingers bounced back nicely after their last loss as they defeated the Pilipinas MX3 Kings, 70-62, Saturday night at the San Juan Gymnasium. With their reliable import Justin Howard fouling out, the Slingers relied on Kris Rosales and Wei Long Wong in the closing moments of the game. With the Kings breathing down their […]

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Game Preview: Pilipinas MX3 Kings versus Singapore Slingers

The Pilipinas MX3 Kings will get another shot at defending their home court as they welcome the challenge of the Singapore Slingers. The Kings are currently at the bottom half of the standings with a 1-2 win-loss record. After winning their first game against Mono Vampire Basketball Club, the Filipinos lost badly to the Westports Malaysia […]

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Hi-Tech Defends Home Court, Repulses Saigon

For a brief moment in the 2nd quarter, the visiting Saigon Heat had visions of a huge upset against their opponents, Hi-Tech Bangkok City. They had seized control of the game and were taking it to the the home team in Bangkok. However Hi-Tech Bangkok, as they’ve done over and over again thus far this […]

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The Focus and Fire of Jason Brickman

About an hour before Sunday’s matchup against the Singapore Slingers, Westports Malaysia Dragons point guard Jason Brickman sat on the sidelines, quiet, alone, with his eyes focused and determined. The Filipino-American had earphones on, with the music blaring as he surveyed the court. “I like to listen to Eminem,” he shared. “Gets me pumped up […]

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Game Preview: Hi-Tech Bangkok City versus Saigon Heat

The Saigon Heat won their first game in the ASEAN Basketball League tournament vs Mono Vampire Basketball Club. However, they won’t have any time to celebrate their victory though, because up next on their slate is undefeated Hi-Tech Bangkok City. The battle will be held in Hi-Tech Gym in Bangkok on November 19, 7:00 PM. Hi-Tech […]

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The Architect: Ariel Vanguardia

“The difference with Malaysia Basketball is that it’s like Lego,” said Westports Malaysia Dragons Head Coach Ariel Vanguardia after his team defeated the Singapore Slingers on their home floor. “I guess it’s only fitting that Legoland is in Malaysia because here you put up a team, you break it up, and you put it (together) again.” After […]

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