2015-2016 Philippine Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: R. Garcia (16.43)
RPG: W. Wilson (11.86)
APG: W. Wilson (3.14)
SPG: E. Monfort (1.43)
BPG: M. Pennisi (1.00)

December 03, 2015 4:15PM
Mall of Asia Arena
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Rain or Shine holds off Barako Bull, climbs into tie for 2nd place

November 28, 2015

Jeffrei Chan went 3-of-3 from 3-Point country vs. Barako. PBA Media BureauThe Rain or Shine Elasto Painters kept pace with the early season leaders after clinching a win over the Barako Bull Energy, 110-104, in SMART BRO PBA Philippine Cup action on Friday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Jericho Cruz scored a team-high 19 points while Jeff Chan had 18 – 11 of those in a big fourth quarter – to lead the Elasto Painters to a fifth win in six games.

Jewel Ponferada held the fort down low for Rain or Shine, posting 18 points on 5-for-7 shooting and grabbing 13 big rebounds for a double-double.

Rain or Shine allowed Barako Bull to hang around for three quarters but opened the fourth with a big run that put the Energy in a 16-point hole that they just could not climb out of despite a late rally....

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PBA All-Star brings act to Dubai in 2016

November 28, 2015

MANILA, Philippines – Having gone nearly all over the country, the annual PBA All-Star spectacle breaks new ground as it holds its first foray abroad, bringing cheers, fun and excitement to OFWs in Dubai next year.

PBA business development director Rhose Montreal said they have had an agreement with a Dubai organizing group for the staging of the 2016 PBA All-Star event in the UAE capital city on March 4-6.

The PBA has been drawing sellout crowds of Filipino workers in Dubai which the local pro league has been frequenting for years now, the latest, only a few weeks back, featuring Alaska Milk in back-to-back games versus Mahindra and Barangay Ginebra....

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E-Painters wary of potent Energy Cola squad

November 27, 2015

 Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao. ABS-CBN News photoRain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao has reasons to be worried in facing Barako Bull on Friday’s PBA Philippine Cup.

The Energy Cola nearly toppled the San Miguel Beermen, which escaped via Arwind Santos’ heroics last Sunday. Guiao thinks the Elasto Painters might go through a similar path when they tackle Barako Bull.

“They have a really pesky set of guards who can pull the rug from under you. They have improved a great deal from last year,” said the Rain or Shine coach on the PBA website....

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Don Allado announces PBA retirement

November 26, 2015

Don Allado. Sports5 file/Paul Ryan TanVeteran Don Allado announced his PBA retirement on Wednesday after a career that spanned 16 years.

Allado, a 6’6″ big man out of La Salle, first played for Alaska where he was tapped as a direct-hire in 1999. He went on to suit up for Talk ‘N Text, Barako Bull, Meralco and most recently Star. He had career averages of 7.53 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.23 assists.

“16 years ago today, I embarked on a journey in professional basketball not knowing what would be in store for me. The memories of perseverance, hard work, discipline, preparation, victories, setbacks & adventures will forever be engraved in my heart,” Allado said in a statement....

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Barako Bull’s veteran acquisitions showing great character, says coach Koy Banal

November 24, 2015

Joshua Urbiztondo. PBA Media BureauThe Barako Bull Energy have shown some character in the SMART BRO PBA Philippine Cup and head coach Koy Banal traces some of that back to the veteran players the team recently acquired through trades.

Their game on Sunday was no different with Barako Bull coming close to notching a three-game winning streak before San Miguel’s Arwind Santos saved the day for the defending champions with a tip-in with six-tenths of a second remaining.

“We were right there in the game. It just proved that a team can do a lot of things if everybody will be on the same page,” Banal told InterAksyon.com in an interview....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2015-2016 Philippine Cup 3 4 0.429
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 6 6 0.500 6th
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 5 7 0.417 7th
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 4 8 0.333 9th
2013-2014 Governors' Cup 3 7 0.300 8th
2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup 2 7 0.222 9th
2013-2014 Philippine Cup 5 11 0.312 6th
2012-2013 Governors' Cup 4 6 0.400 6th
2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup 5 9 0.357 9th
2012-2013 Philippine Cup 4 10 0.286 9th