2014-2015 Governors' Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: R. Travis (18.00)
RPG: R. Travis (12.00)
APG: C. Baguio (4.00)
SPG: C. Exciminiano (3.00)
BPG: A. dela Cruz (1.00)

May 08, 2015 7:00PM
Smart Araneta Coliseum
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Alaska pummels Blackwater in opening day of PBA Governors’ Cup

May 06, 2015

Chris Exciminiano of Alaska. Sports5/Paul Ryan TanThe Alaska Aces thumped the Blackwater Elite, 106-80, to get off to a winning start in the opening day of the PBA Governors’ Cup Tuesday at SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Import Romeo Travis led the Aces with 18 points and 12 rebounds, while guards JVee Casio and his backup Chris Banchero chipped in 13 markers apiece to pace Alaska which dominated from start to finish.

Alaska launched a 13-2 run late in the first period to grab a 26-17 lead.

After maintaining a double-digit lead in the second period, the Aces eventually pulled away in the third period after opening it with a 13-0 run that gave them a 24-point lead....

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PBA Governors’ Cup action tips off with Alaska facing Blackwater, Meralco taking on GlobalPort

May 05, 2015

Marcus Douthit will be Blackwater Elite's import for the 2nd straight conference. Sports5/Paul Ryan TanThe PBA raises its curtains for its season-ending conference as a pair of exciting matchups open the Governors’ Cup Tuesday at SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

The Alaska Aces and the Blackwater Elite collide in the opener at 4:15 p.m. followed by the tiff between the Meralco Bolts and GlobalPort Batang Pier at 7 p.m.

Both games will be aired live on TV5....

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Exciting imports spice up Govs Cup; Pido back as B Pier coach

May 05, 2015

MANILA, Philippines -- With the dust of battle in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup finale still in the air, the PBA Governors Cup kicks off Tuesday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum with a double-header featuring a seven-foot giant and the first two of seven Asian imports strutting their stuffs in the season-ending tourney.

Blackwater and Alaska Milk collide at 4:15 p.m. then Meralco and Globalport face off at 7 p.m. in the opener of the tourney won by the Purefoods Star last year to cap a mighty four-peat run.

Blackwater brings back Marcus Douthit while Alaska, Meralco and Globalport introduce new reinforcements, with the Bolts and the Batang Pier also showing up with their Asian recruits....

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PBA Board to confer with team owners before naming new commissioner on May 14

May 02, 2015

The PBA Board of Governors will make its decision regarding the new PBA commissioner on May 14th after the board representatives meet with their respective team owners regarding the four remaining candidates for the post.

The Board on Thursday interviewed the four – current operations head Rickie Santos, former PBA coach and now president of the Basketball Coaches Association of the Philippines Chito Narvasa, former PBA star and present FilSports Basketball Association commissioner Vince Hizon, and NAASCU executive and current St. Clare president Jay Adalem – regarding their candidacy for the position currently held by outgoing commissioner Chito Salud, who was appointed the new president and chief executive officer under the PBA’s new structure.

“The four gentlemen that were included in the shortlist presented themselves to the board and shared their insights regarding the manner they will discharge the duties and functions as commissioner along with a brief background of their family and employment, changes they want to make the league better, innovations with respect to the rules that may impact to the kind of play the PBA may have and their long term goals and why they are motivated to take on the challenge to become next league commissioner,” Salud told sportswriters after a lengthy meeting by the board....

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Dubai games highlight PBA Governors’ Cup schedule as season’s last conference opens May 5

April 24, 2015

Paul Lee of Rain or Shine. Sports5/Pranz Kaeno BillonesThe PBA on Thursday released its schedule for the upcoming Governors’ Cup in May, with the league bringing three teams abroad to play in a short two-game tour.

The Blackwater Elite and the Alaska Aces will open the curtains of the season-ending conference on May 5 at SMART-Araneta Coliseum. Capping the opening day is the matchup between the Meralco Bolts and the GlobalPort Batang Pier.

In a rare move, the league will also be having two regular matches in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters will be playing back-to-back games there, taking on GlobalPort on May 21 and crowd-favorite Barangay Ginebra San Miguel on May 22....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 1 0 1.000
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 5 8 0.385 6th
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 17 9 0.654 Runner-up
2013-2014 Governors' Cup 8 7 0.533 4th
2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup 7 5 0.583 6th
2013-2014 Philippine Cup 7 10 0.412 8th
2012-2013 Governors' Cup 5 6 0.455 7th
2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup 18 4 0.818 Champions
2012-2013 Philippine Cup 12 10 0.545 4th
2011-2012 Governors' Cup 2 7 0.222 9th