One name that has cropped up as a possible replacement is that of former Air 21 mentor Franz Pumaren, although the coach downplayed the rumors for now.
“As far as I know, they still have a coach. They have a game on Sunday,” Pumaren told InterAksyon.com in a telephone interview.
The franchise, meanwhile, remained mum on the issue....
In that game, Romeo scored 33 points, just one point shy of his career high. But his effort went down the drain after Asi Taulava and the rest of the NLEX squad used their experience to beat GlobalPort’s younger lineup.
“Isang game pa lang ‘to pero di kami dapat mawalan ng pag-asa. Dapat mas maging solid kami. ‘Di natatapos ang season namin sa isang game,” Romeo said in the PBA website....
No. 1 pick Stanley Pringle says GlobalPort still has plenty of fight despite loss: ‘They are not quitters’
“They are not quitters. They all want to win,” Pringle told InterAksyon.com about the attitude of his GlobalPort teammates following the loss to NLEX on Tuesday.
“Everybody was sad after the loss and everybody wants to get back quickly for our next game.”...
Taulava drove the Road Warriors back from a late deficit to beat the Batang Pier, 101-96, in the 2015 PBA Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The 41-year-old Taulava finished with 21 points, including back-to-back three-point plays that gave NLEX the lead for good, 94-92, with 1:42 left after trailing by nine....
MANILA, Philippines – NLEX takes its turn to make its PBA debut against Globalport in the second play date of the 2014-15 Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Tuesday.
Action swings over to the Big Dome following the blockbuster Season 40 inaugurals at the Philippine Arena marked by victories by Kia Motors and Barangay Ginebra over Blackwater and Talk n Text, respectively.
Tuesday’s protagonists are all eager to make a triumphant season start, especially the Road Warriors, who hope to match the Sorento’s feat against the Elite....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||0||1||0.000|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||1||8||0.111||10th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||1||8||0.111||10th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||5||10||0.333||7th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||4||6||0.400||5th|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||2||12||0.143||10th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||1||13||0.071||10th|