2016-2017 Commissioners' Cup


Team Leaders

PPG: J. White (30.50)
RPG: J. White (18.50)
APG: A. Mallari (3.43)
SPG: R. Celda (1.00)
BPG: J. White (2.50)


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Mahindra's Celda repays coach's trust with career-best effort

May 22, 2017

 Mahindra's Reden Celda had 25 points and scored the game-winner against Phoenix. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN SportsMANILA, Philippines – Mahindra coach Chris Gavina had nothing but praise for rookie Reden Celda after the guard came through with a career-best performance in the Floodbuster's must-win game against Phoenix on Sunday.

Needing a victory to keep their playoff bid in the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup alive, Mahindra went through the wringer before hacking out a 122-121 overtime win. Celda was crucial in that triumph, as he scored the go-ahead floater with just 21.6 seconds left in the extra period.

The former National University player finished with a career-high 25 points, and he got them in efficient fashion as Celda made 11 of his 17 attempts from the field. He also added four rebounds and three steals to his statline.

"Red has turned a corner," Gavina said after their hard-fought win. "He's probably the most consistent guy right now."...

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Mahindra stuns Phoenix in OT thriller

May 22, 2017

 The Mahindra Floodbuster earned their third win of the conference in epic fashion. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN SportsMANILA, Philippines – The Mahindra Floodbuster are still in the hunt for a spot in the PBA Commissioner's Cup quarterfinals, thanks to a heart-stopping 122-121 overtime victory over the Phoenix Fuel Masters on Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

LA Revilla took over at the end of regulation to force overtime, but it was Reden Celda who put the finishing touches on the come-from-behind win as he hit the go-ahead lay-up with 21.6 seconds left to play.

The hard-earned victory put Mahindra's record at 3-7, meaning they are still technically in the hunt for a postseason spot with just one game to go in their elimination round schedule....

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Gilas supporter Chooks-to-Go keen on forming a PBA team

May 11, 2017

 Ronald Mascariñas, president and general manager of Bounty Agro Ventures Inc., confirmed Wednesday that they are "on the lookout" for a PBA team. Handout photoMANILA, Philippines – After entering the Philippine sporting landscape by supporting University of the Philippines and Gilas Pilipinas, Chooks-to-Go is looking to make an even greater impact by potentially joining the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

Ronald Mascariñas, president and general manager of Bounty Agro Ventures Inc., confirmed Wednesday that they are "on the lookout" for a PBA team.

"The shortest route (to the PBA) is to buy an available franchise for sale," he said in a press conference where Chooks-to-Go reiterated its support to the national basketball team....

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Mahindra focuses on improvement, not on playoffs

May 09, 2017

 Mahindra coach Chris Gavina. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN SportsMANILA, Philippines – The Mahindra Floodbuster breathed some life into their flickering playoff hopes in the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup on Sunday by beating Blackwater, 96-87, in a game that had coach Chris Gavina singing praises for nearly his entire line-up.

New acquisitions Glenn Khobuntin and Eric Camson contributed immediately, with Khobuntin in particular coming up with a career-high 15-point effort.

Gavina was also impressed with the performances of guards Reden Celda and LA Revilla....

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Khobuntin, Camson make immediate impact for Mahindra

May 08, 2017

 Eric Camson (21) and Glenn Khobuntin (24) made an immediate impact in their first game for Mahindra. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN SportsMANILA, Philippines – Despite having only practiced with Mahindra for three days, new acquisitions Glenn Khobuntin and Eric Camson were quick to make their presence felt in just their very first game for the Floodbuster in the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup.

Mahindra had acquired Khobuntin and Camson after sending disgruntled guard Alex Mallari to NLEX. In their first game for their new teams, they immediately proved their worth by playing a big role in the Floodbuster's 96-87 win over Blackwater.

Khobuntin scored a career-high 15 points, making seven of his 11 attempts from the field, while Camson contributed nine markers. Khobuntin was at his best in the fourth quarter, where he scored to six points to help his new team break the game open....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2016-2017 Commissioners' Cup 3 7 0.300
2016-2017 Philippine Cup 3 8 0.273 10th
2015-2016 Governors' Cup 6 7 0.462 5th
2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup 4 7 0.364 9th
2015-2016 Philippine Cup 2 9 0.182 11th
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 5 6 0.455 9th
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 4 7 0.364 11th
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 1 10 0.091 11th