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This was also the first season that the league had 12 regular teams. And more importantly, the award gives Castro an automatic berth in the list of candidates for the season-ending MVP award. Barangay Ginebra fans are happy once again after the Gin Kings victory Wednesday night against the Meralco Bolts But can replacement import Josh Powell really solve all of their problems? Nonoy Baclao and Rob Reyes are hard workers with good size and strength, but they are really more complementary players than true superstars in the Arwind Santos mold. This is the Finals. The Batang Pier need a win badly at University of Southeastern Philippines Gym. In return, the Boosters obtained center Magi Sison and playmaker Paolo Hubalde and Air21’s second round pick while the Kings got forward Elmer Espiritu and the Express’ first round draft rights.

Kelly Williams contributed 12 rebounds and six markers. Arwind Santos of Petron Blaze, the statistical points topnotcher with points in that category, finished fourth with points, his chances of bagging the BPC vanishing into thin air after the Boosters were eliminated in the quarterfinals. With his explosive night, Miller, the former two-time MVP, became just the 25th player in league history to score at least 8, points and is the only active player in that elite club. At 6-foot, Fajardo will literally be head and shoulders above the competition. Retrieved 3 December Fajardo adds ceiling and muscle to an already formidable Petron roster, which has been prepared hard in the off-season by former national team coach Rajko Toroman. Rain or Shine was down, , with Jeff Chan, meanwhile, shrugged off his scoring woes with 18 points even as Larry Rodriguez stepped up with 15—11 of which in the third quarter.

Crispa was the last team to win the all-Filipino title three straight times, pulling it off in with a squad that included legends like Atoy Co, Abet Guidaben and Philip Cezar.

But Abueva looks forward to coming up with an impressive debut with Alaska after signing an P8. The triple at the final 1: This season was also the first season of Chito Narvasa as the PBA commissioner when Chito Salud announced his resignation at the end of the —15 season.


This season previously held the record for most games played overall in a season, having games played throughout the whole year.

I’ll learn from this game and keep trying to get better. But we will still go for it. The Texters go for a series sweep Wednesday also at the Big Dome. In the final game we were down by nine points with only 50 seconds left against Hapee.

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Last season under the term of PBA chairman Atty. To Barako Bull Doug Kramer. The last four of those points came in a span of just over 21 seconds as the Gin Kings erased a deficit for a lead heading into the final Mandani, 25, had heads sexson with his razzle-dazzle style. Abueva and Santos are the only two players to average double-doubles this conference. Tiu scored eight of his 14 points in the two-point area coming from an array of moves that left Talk ‘N Text head coach Norman Black impressed.

For the coming season, there will be 17 rookies led by 6-foot center June Mar Fajardo, the top pick of Petron Blaze in the previous Draft.

Time for these guys to rebuild, for real. TnT was enjoying a double-digit spread,before TY Tang and Beau Belga provided RoS some spark coming off the bench, allowing the E-Painters to trim the deficit before the final half. Smart Araneta ColiseumQuezon City. At 6-foot, Fajardo will literally be head and shoulders above the competition.

Luckily, we played well in the last four minutes. Maganda kombinasyon nila Casio at Abueva. Meralco is also without a legitimate center after Asi Taulava decided to play in the Seaason Basketball League.

Barangay Ginebra Elliot Tan 9. Retrieved July 24, Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.

Retrieved 1 December She was in town for four days and returned to the US yesterday. As for GlobalPort, it was rookie guard AJ Mandani who had a solid game as he came through with 13 points on a perfect 6-of-6 shooting from the perimeter in just 18 minutes of action as the third string point guard of coach Glenn Capacio.

For Global, the spirit was evident but chemistry is a work in progress.

The Energy improved to overall while dealing the Batang Pier their seventh loss in eight outings. Atkins and Taha were Cebuana teammates in the D-League. The two new teams were Pfe Sorento and Blackwater Elite. Blue Eagle GymQuezon City. Ellis was described as a John Arigo look-alike because of his incredible An online photo shows Villanueva pointing a finger at the commissioner while seasoh their case. He joined the Aces in practice right away.


It looked like it would be a breeze for the Texters after a Larry Fonacier triple with 1: Scoring only two points each in the first half, Tiu and Arana rifled in eight apiece in the third period.

Air21 Express Yousef Taha 2. Here’s whyspin. If they retain Vic Manuel he will also be a big boost for them. As the 38th edition of the PBA kicks off Sunday, league commissioner Chito Salud is nothing optimistic that the surge of support will continue throughout the season.

Despite back-to-back close losses, Baculi said his team remains optimistic.


Twice-to-win in the quarterfinals. With the sudden “retirement” of long-time superstar big man Asi Taulava, Fajardo is seen as the alaskx generation dominant big man for the PBA. Alaska Aces 90, Barako Bull Energy And the Express made sure of that by securing a trade that netted the players they feel would help erase the stigma of them being the usual whipping boys by the league’s more established team.

The worst losses were to Petron by 25 and Rain Or Shine by Barangay Ginebra Virgil Buensuceso 9. Julee Ann Bourgoin [72]. Both teams combined for the lowest point production of the season, with the Texters winding up with the lowest winning score by any team here.

Last season, Powerade was No. He inspires the entire team. That lead was up to 19 or 21 points at one point in the game.